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Android

Android is a software stack for mobile devices that includes an operating system, middleware and key applications. Google Inc. purchased the initial developer of the software, Android Inc., in 2005. Android's mobile operating system is based on a modified version of the Linux kernel. Google and other members of the Open Handset Alliance collaborated on Android's development and release. The Android Open Source Project (AOSP) is tasked with the maintenance and further development of Android. The Android operating system is the world's best-selling Smartphone platform.

Articles About Android

iPhone 6 Clone: Overview of Another Chinese Knockoff, GooPhone i6, Now Selling at $160

By IBTimes AU

News of the Goophone i6, an Apple iPhone 6 clone, abounds on the Internet. What are its features and does it really resemble the rumoured form factor of Apple's soon-to-be-released smartphone? (6:30 pm)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, IPHONE, SMARTPHONE

A Google search page is reflected in sunglasses in this photo illustration taken in Brussels May 30, 2014.
Google Nexus 6 Speculations Now Include Price: Five Fresh Features to Unpack on New Android Smart Phone in October/November Release Date

By IBTimes AU

As the hype builds up for the rumoured Google Nexus 6, words spread anew that the new smart Android phone will come at a very competitive cost of less than $400 during its October/November release date. This translates to $425 in Australia. (5:55 pm)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, IPAD, SMARTPHONE, HTC

ZTE Olympia Headed for T-Mobile: New Android Smart Phone Has Five Fresh Features

By IBTimes AU

Chinese multinational telecommunications ZTE is reportedly on its final stages for the release of its next flagship phone ZTE Olympia. A Twitter post from serial tipster @evleaks stated that the smart phone is undergoing testing at T-Mobile. (5:52 pm)

MORE TOPICS: AT&T, SAMSUNG, TWITTER, RUSSIA, IPAD, SMARTPHONE

A man tries to get connected to the youtube web site with his tablet at a cafe in Istanbul
Nvidia Launches the Ultimate Tablet for Gamers

By IBTimes AU

Nvidia Corp., an American global technology company, releases its ultimate tablet for gamers—the Shield tablet last Tuesday. (3:35 pm)

MORE TOPICS: ARCHITECTURE, MANUFACTURING

The Google I/O logo is seen on the stage prior to the keynote speech at the Google I/O developers conference in San Francisco
Google Material Design Theme Adopted in Google Play Store App Pages

By IBTimes AU

The Material Design theme that Google said will be the cornerstone of its products and Web site displays has been incorporated in the app pages of the Play Store. (2:00 pm)

MORE TOPICS: AIDS

An Attendee Uses Her Smartphone in Front of a Fiant Microsoft Xbox Sign at the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo, Known as E3, in Los Angeles
Xbox One to Get a Design Change; Doubled Sales Still Not Beating the PS4

By IBTimes AU

The Xbox One may have given quite a bit of leeway to propel its numbers for the console race against the PS4, but it’s still lagging behind. (1:36 pm)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, SAMSUNG, SONY

Halo 5 Guardians
Halo 5: Guardians and Halo: Nightfall Get New Info and a First Look at the SDCC 2014

By IBTimes AU

“Halo 5: Guardians” gets more information straight from 343 Industries, as “Halo: Nightfall” gets a debut first-look at the SDCC 2014. (1:12 pm)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, SAMSUNG

HTC One Mini 2 vs. Motorola Moto G Specs and Price Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

For readers who are considering buying the HTC One Mini 2 or the Motorola Moto G, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision. (1:06 pm)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, AUSTRALIA, HTC

Chou shows the new HTC One M8 phone during a launch event in New York
HTC One M8 Glamour Red Version Goes to O2 in UK on Aug. 4

By IBTimes AU

Taiwanese manufacturer HTC Corporation is set to expand its sales in the UK territory with the scheduled launch of HTC One M8 Glamour red version to O2 on Aug. 4. (12:56 pm)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, SMARTPHONE, HTC

Oppo Find 7 vs. LG G3 Specs and Price Comparison in Australia

By IBTimes AU

For readers who are considering buying the Oppo Find 7 or the LG G3, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision. (12:53 pm)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, AUSTRALIA, HTC