Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Google Play to run on Blackberry 10.2.1?

November 11 | Posted by nadine | App News Tags: , , , , ,

Photos posted on the CrackBerry forums reveal that Google Play will run on Blackberry 10.2.1. PhoneArena spotted the photos and reports, “With BlackBerry 10.2.1 currently being tested internally at BlackBerry, a few screenshots have leaked out allegedly showing the Google Play Store running on the BlackBerry 10 platform. A new Android Runtime is expected on the next build... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners petition Google to update handset to Android 4.4 KitKat

November 5 | Posted by nadine | OS News Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Owners of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus are petitioning Google to allow the handset to be updated to Android 4.4 (KitKat), after the search giant announced that the handset would not be getting the update. The petition reads: Google released the new Android 4.4 “Kitkat” today. Explaining the phone will consume even less RAM (Memory) then the previous versions, you might expect them... Read more

Translucent bar on Google Nexus 10 disabled in Android 4.4.1 KitKat update

November 4 | Posted by nadine | OS News Tags: , , , , , , , ,

The new Google Nexus 5 has translucent navigation and notification bars. The Google Nexus 10 will not with the Android 4.4.1 (KitKat) update. This was noticed by XDA Developers forum members. This suggest that there is a problem with the device. SladshGear reports, “Translucent status & navigation bars perform poorly on this device,” reads a note in the 4.4.1 source code... Read more