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Android Over takes the mobile O/S run in US–this is the version history


As per a recent comScore report, Samsung has eaten up almost 25.6% market share in terms of the top handset manufacturer. With regards to platforms, Android persists to lead with an overall 52.2% subscribers banking on it. Apple managed to secure 33.4% of the total amount. Android has overtaken the race ,but Apple shows a steady growth (by 2 points change while Android shows 1.4 ) within two time periods shown in the table here.

  • This table (obtained from Comscore )illustrates the growth of Android in US market

Android Vs Apple market share july 2012 comscore

Symbian ,Windows Phone and RIM’’s O/S are in the decline continuously in US(World wide too)

Apple is the only tight competitor for Android . In the wake of Android now ,people are talking much about the various versions ,you might have confused with the names and version numbers of Android platform ,the following table illustrates the Code Name (pet name) and the Version Numbers of the Android platform. Version number is higher ,the latest O/S you have .

  • Android Version numbers and code names


Google Play offers special deals–End of summer sale ! hurry up now

We have just came across the announcement from Google ,(may be too late now )special offers for Google play store apps. Most of the applications are around $1 and that is amazingly cheap.

Here I have given two methods to pickup your best deals at Google store

1) Method one for special deals at Google Play (limited number of apps)

Android apps special deals from google play-2012

Just follow this link and enjoy the offer ,before it end soon.

2)Method two which returns about 235 + apps for very low price


Use the promotion code "***End of Summer Sale" (including the quotes )as search string ,that will return you a lot of interesting app for best prices .

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Samsung Galaxy SII gets Android Ice-cream Sandwich 4.0.1–Watch in Video

Want to play with Android Ice Cream Sandwich in your Samsung Galaxy SII ? guys it is coming out soon,Samsung is busy cooking up the new firmware update for your Galaxy SII(I9100XXKP1 ? ) that brings Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.1 . Here is a video of upcoming new firmware  ,successfully ported in the Samsung Galaxy SII by sammobile blog.

What are the changes noticeable in the new firmware of Samsung Galaxy SII- I9100XXKP1 ?

  • Screen unlocking is similar to Android 3.0 (see this picture)

Samsung Galaxy with Ice cream sandwich unlocks like Honeycomp

  • Lot of changes in UI including the settings menu (What I see form this video )

Galaxy SII -with Android Ice cream sandwich

  • Face unlock –attractive new face detection feature available in Android Ice Cream Sandwich and functional in Samsung Galaxy SII (unlock your phone using your face )

face unlock feature in Ice cream sandwich -samsung galaxy sII

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