Android 8.0 Oreo Stories July 23
Android Oreo doubles to 12.1% in July distribution numbers
In recent months, Google has been rather inconsistent at issuing Android distribution numbers. After skipping March, the company did not release June numbers and is only posting July’s today. Oreo sees the largest gain of any OS version, doubling in a two month period.
Android 8.0 Oreo Stories July 16
BlackBerry Keyone gets an Android Oreo invite-only beta release
BlackBerry’s claim to fame with last year’s Keyone was secure software, and while it’s lived up to that promise with quick security updates, the phone fell flat when it came to major updates. Now, Oreo is finally available… in beta
Android 8.0 Oreo Stories June 28
Philips may bring Android Oreo to nearly all of its Android TV devices
Philips has quite a few Android TV devices out on the market today, and it seems that the company will be updating nearly all of them to Android Oreo.
Android 8.0 Oreo Stories June 27
Android 8.0 Oreo Stories June 26
Xiaomi Mi Box picking up Android Oreo update widely w/ redesigned homescreen
Android TV is by far my favorite platform for streaming, but updates have been a massive issue. From TV makers to set-top boxes, we rarely see devices updated beyond bug fixes or the occasional version upgrade. Now, though, Xiaomi is finally releasing Android Oreo for the Mi Box.
Android 8.0 Oreo Stories June 18
Android Oreo now available for Moto Z DROID owners on Verizon Wireless
Android Oreo’s rollout has definitely been a slow one, but we’re finally seeing some progress over the past several months. Today, Moto Z owners on Verizon Wireless are finally picking up the long-awaited update.