Tag Archives: ICS


MG, Android’s Answer to the iPod Touch, Hits Kickstarter

MG, Android’s Answer to the iPod Touch, Hits Kickstarter

If the Kickstarter campaign for the MG goes according to plan, kids all over the world may be opening up shiny new Ice Cream Sandwich devices over the holidays…but we’ve got a long way to go. The MG The easiest way to think of the MG is as an Android phone, but without the phone part.


Sony Unexpectedly Leading Industry In Ice Cream Sandwich Support

Sony isn’t a company we often associate with developer-friendly practices, and yet it appears they are currently leading the mobile industry (aside from Google themselves) in terms of Android 4.0 “Ice Cream Sandwich” support. Sony had previously released an unlocking mechanism for all of their “XPERIA” line of Android smartphones, something other manufacturers have failed to


Motorola Announces Ice Cream Sandwich Updates, But Not Really

Motorola has been kind enough to provide us with a timeline for when it’s devices will be getting the much anticipated update to Android 4.0 “Ice Cream Sandwich”…sort of. Motorola has indeed updated their timetable as of today, but readers will notice that many of their latest devices carry a very nebulous “Further details to follow”


Chrome For Android Beta Released, Torments Gingerbread Users

It’s been blogged about, hinted at, and begged for, and now finally it’s here: today Google has released Chrome for Android. Unfortunately, it probably doesn’t run on your phone. In a move that’s more disappointing than surprising, Chrome for Android currently only works on phones and tablets running Android 4.0 “Ice Cream Sandwich”, the latest release


Ice Cream Sandwich for HP Touchpad

It will happen.   This seems like a no-brainer for the staff at the Powerbase.  Between the release of the Touchpad, and the Firesale 6 weeks later that killed it, developers started working a port of Android for the device.  Honeycomb was an obvious choice for this machine, but since Google had not released the


Ice Cream Sandwich Due Tuesday; What to expect…

[dropcap]B[/dropcap]ack in May, the masters of the Google universe revealed their intentions to deliver Ice Cream Sandwich later in the year. Speculation began to build, eventually leading to wild theories and exciting leaks complete with bizarre tails. These are the dreams of giant corporations, to create buzz and intrigue the masses with bits of honey