Posts Tagged ‘ics’

Motorola Droid Bionic Gets Custom ICS Port (CM9)

by Alexander Udalovon Thursday, December 29, 2011, 10:25 am
Motorola officially announced that their Droid Bionic would see an upgrade to Android 4.0 in the coming months, however some users may get the taste of Ice Cream Sandwich on their devices right now.


Consequences Of Android’s “Openness”

by Alexander Udalovon Wednesday, December 28, 2011, 1:38 pm
rguments of both analysts tend to agree that the openness of Android as its strong point is suddenly nowhere to be found when business and market considerations prevail. Sure, from a business standpoint, it really doesn't matter what platform and development models are used in a given product: it's an impact of a product itself that has an importance.


Andy Rubin: 3.7 Million Android Christmas Activations

by Alexander Udalovon Wednesday, December 28, 2011, 11:56 am
Andy Rubin tweeted recently that 3.7 million new Android activations took place on December 24 and 25.


LG Prada 3.0 With ICS Arrives In Korea

by Andrew Grushon Wednesday, December 28, 2011, 11:01 am
Not too long ago, we announced that the LG Prada 3.0 was in fact in the works. Now it seems that LG's newest Prada-branded device has finally arrived on scene, at least in Korea.


Sony Tablets To Get Android ICS

by Alexander Udalovon Wednesday, December 28, 2011, 10:55 am
For UK Sony customers, it means that Sony Tablet P and Sony Tablet S will get the Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade very soon.


Ice Cream Sandwich May Arrive On Samsung Galaxy Tab, Galaxy S

by Michael Kwanon Tuesday, December 27, 2011, 2:21 pm
Presumaby, the same issue must be affecting the port of Ice Cream Sandwich to the original 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab. That shipped with Android 2.2 Froyo last year. The assumption is the elimination (or shrinkage) of TouchWiz would enable ICS to get onto both devices a little more easiliy. Samsung isn't guaranteeing an ICS port to the SGS and Gtab, so you might have more luck waiting for an unofficial port via the folks at XDA or elsewhere on the web.


Huawei MediaPad Gets ICS

by Alexander Udalovon Tuesday, December 27, 2011, 2:18 pm
Phandroid has leaked pictures apparently showing that Huawei is working on putting Ice Cream Sandwich on their MediaPad (branded at T-Mobile as Springboard, between $180 and $250 on contract, $450 without).


Kindle Fire Runs Ice Cream Sandwich

by Alexander Udalovon Tuesday, December 27, 2011, 1:02 pm
It was an early Ice Cream Sandwich build demoed at Liliputing couple of days ago. Since then, the development efforts were concentrated on elimination of serious flaws of this 'pre-alpha' build of ICS by JackpotClavin


ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime Available at BestBuy for $499

by Alexander Udalovon Tuesday, December 27, 2011, 7:30 am
Like a previous ASUS model, this Eee Pad Transformer Prime will take an optional docking keyboard for another $150 that transforms your Android tablet in to a sort of Android netbook, with the keyboard also hiding an additional battery.


Google’s Nexus Tablet

by Alexander Udalovon Monday, December 26, 2011, 8:30 pm
Google's Eric Shmidt has reportedly said that a Google-branded tablet might be launched in the first six months of 2012. The tablet plans were mentioned during an interview with Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera. Schmidt’s quote could mean many things.


World’s First Official ICS Tablet

by Alexander Udalovon Monday, December 26, 2011, 7:37 pm
At the least, it was no more a splash than the news about this strange, very Chinese slate being chosen as the first official Ice Cream Sandwich tablet endorsed by Google's Andy Rubin, of all people.


Early Alpha ICS Type Port by ICX Appears for Xperia PLAY

by Alexander Udalovon Friday, December 23, 2011, 3:11 pm
The ICX Development Team consists of members DooMLoRD, KeiranFTW, XperiaPlayer, Deanboro or DJ_Steve and including some others from the XDA Developers Community.


Samsung Galaxy S And Galaxy Tab Not Getting ICS

by Alexander Udalovon Friday, December 23, 2011, 11:49 am
What is missing from this list are "older" Samsung devices, namely the original Samsung Galaxy Tab and Samsung Galaxy S; these are not getting Samsung-flavored ICS.


Dropbox Version 2.0 Out For Android

by Andrew Grushon Friday, December 23, 2011, 11:44 am
There is no denying that physical storage is slowly but surely being relegated to the back burner in favor of cloud solutions. One of the largest mobile solutions is without a doubt Dropbox.


Pre-Alpha Build of ICS on original Motorola Droid A855

by Alexander Udalovon Thursday, December 22, 2011, 9:07 pm
This is a very early custom build of CyanogenMod 9 (Android 4.0.3 out of Android Open Source Project) that didn't get its own fork at CyanogenMod repositaries just yet. Adventurous users and fans of the original Motorola Droid may get a first glimpse of ICS goodness on their phones by using a download link here. Make sure to follow the discussion at XDA-Developers if you read this news late, as the new builds pop up constantly.