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Sony has confirmed that four of its Xperia handsets - all of them between 13 and 17 months old - will get no further Android OS updates, with two of the devices remaining stuck on Android 4.2.
Acer's new 8-inch Iconia tablet costs just $150, and runs either Android 4.4 or Windows 8.1 - but the Windows version also includes an enticing freebie: a one-year subscription to Office 365 Personal.
HTC has announced the Desire 510, the first ever 64-bit Android phone and the first device to feature the new Snapdragon 410 chipset - and it's also the company's most affordable 4G handset to date.
Some of Samsung's mid-range smartphones are expected to get the Android 4.4 KitKat update this month while the Galaxy S3 has been snubbed, according to a leaked status report from the company.
Samsung has announced the Galaxy S5 mini - but with a slower processor, lower-resolution display, less RAM, smaller battery and inferior camera, the new device shares little with the larger Galaxy S5.
Samsung has announced four new phones to join its line-up comprising of refreshed handsets for its Galaxy Core, Ace, Young and Star ranges that aim to affordably offer 'exceptional performance'.
Some owners of Nexus devices are reporting numerous issues and bugs since updating to Android 4.4.3, the latest version of the OS, which is intended to fix bugs and improve stability and performance.
Samsung has been rumoured to launch a more upmarket version of its Galaxy S5 smartphone and a newly leaked image of a premium-looking device suggests that it may be known as the Galaxy F.
Motorola has confirmed that its rollout of Android 4.4.3 will begin this week, although only a few devices will be able to get the update initially, which includes bug fixes and an upgraded dialer.
The next version of Android has begun rolling out to the Nexus 4, 5 and 7, as T-Mobile revealed on its support site - but this OS update is not the leap to version 5.0 that many have been hoping for.
While leaks of its new Android flagship, the G3, just keep on coming, LG is also getting in on the action, with three new teaser videos showing off the device including its design, camera and display.
Google's series of Nexus smartphones and tablets including the Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 will start receiving the KitKat 4.4.3 update starting May 23 to address some bugs.
Motorola's new Moto E offers a 4.3-inch display, 1GB of RAM, 1.2GHz Snapdragon 200 processor, 5MP camera, Android 4.4 KitKat, dual-SIM support, water-resistance and more, for just £89 GBP ($150 USD).
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AT&T has released the Android 4.4 KitKat update for the LG G Flex and the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active. The update will bring new features and will be downloadable OTA. The update is available now.
Details of a new LG flagship - featuring a 5.5-inch display with a Quad HD (2560 x 1440px) resolution, 3GB RAM and Android 4.4.2 KitKat - have been found on Sprint's website. Could this be the LG G3?
A security advisory from CERT-In has revealed that Android 4.3 and 4.4 are vulnerable to a critical flaw in the VPN implementation allowing hijackers to transmit secure data to third-party servers.
Samsung USA has confirmed that many of its older Galaxy smartphones and tablets will received updates to the latest Android 4.4.2 "KitKat" OS, including the nearly two year old Galaxy S III.
HTC UK has confirmed through its Twitter account that the 2012 flagship smartphone One X+ won't be receiving OS updates leaving the phone out of support after barely 14 months on the market.
New rumors have arrived on the Internet today about some of the possible hardware specs for Samsung's Galaxy S5, including claims that it will have either an Exynos 6 or a Snapdragon 805 processor.
A digital rights group has called on Google to restore app privacy controls that it removed in its latest Android update, and which Google says it 'accidentally' included in the OS earlier this year.
Google Play Music for Android has been updated with some new features and UI enhancements, including the much requested ability to cache music to the external SD card on KitKat and some older devices.
A 'leaked memo' claims to reveal release dates of Android 4.4 KitKat for the Galaxy S3, S4, Note 2 and Note 3 - but issues with the 4.3 update continue to cause issues for some Samsung handsets.
HTC announced Android 4.4 KitKat will be available to delighted One owners at the end of January 2014. HTC join a handful of companies offering the latest update including Samsung and LG.
Google says the Android 4.4 update will start rolling out to Nexus 7 (2012 and 2013) and Nexus 10 tablets today, but owners of the Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 cellular versions will have to wait a bit longer.
Following Google's decision not to update its two-year-old Galaxy Nexus to Android 4.4 KitKat, thousands of disgruntled owners have signed a petition asking the company to reverse its position.
An image from Google's promotional website for Android 4.4 KitKat has exposed an unannounced Nexus tablet with a modified design and is believed to be an 8-inch variant of the pure Google device
According to Samsung news source, SamMobile, the official rollout of Android 4.3 "Jelly Bean" for Samsung's 2012 flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S3, has started globally, with the Note 2 to follow.
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After months of rumors and leaks, Google has finally announced Android 4.4 'KitKat', the next major version of its mobile OS, along with its new Nexus 5 smartphone, which is available to buy now.
A new white version of Google's Nexus 5 smartphone has been leaked, along with a claim that the long awaited device will finally go on sale to the public on November 1st.
Google has not revealed the Nexus 5 yet, but the rumors have generated a lot of buzz around the Android smartphone which is now claimed to be available from the Play Store starting 31st October
In a long string of Nexus-related leaks over the past month, high-resolution renders of the new phone have been leaked, which show redesigned icons in Android 4.4 among other details.
One of many features expected to arrive with Android 4.4 KitKat later this year, is a revamped launcher, with a variety of new features and a rebrand as the 'Google Experience' launcher.
A video has been uploaded to YouTube showing off the Nexus 5 running KeyLimePie, an early build of Android 4.4 (KitKat) just a few days before the (rumored) official announcement on Tuesday.
With its 2.3GHz Snapdragon CPU, 2GB of RAM and 4.95-inch 1080p display, Google's Nexus 5 - the first device to feature the latest Android OS update, 4.4 'KitKat' - looks set to launch on October 15.
Delivering on a promise made earlier this year it seems like Google is getting ready to ship an updated version of its Hangouts app. The update brings SMS integration, a highly requested feature.
Photos of a Nexus 5 running Android 4.4 KitKat have started making the rounds on the internet just as the Nexus 4 has been marked "out of inventory" from the US Google Play Store.
Nokia's official German Twitter page is taking shots at both Samsung and Google today as it posts an image of a Samsung phone breaking in half like a KitKat bar, a reference to the new Android 4.4 OS.
A statue has appeared outside of Google HQ, joining all the candy statues which represent each version of Android - this one is a KitKat, suggesting the name of Google's next Android iteration.