More than 40 percent of active Android devices now run Jelly Bean, Gingerbread stubbornly holds steady

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The last time Google visited Jelly Bean’s user saturation numbers, it took the combined efforts of 4.1 and 4.2 to edge out Gingerbread’s (v2.3.3 through 2.3.7) hold on the user base. Not anymore; the latest numbers from the Android Dashboard show the base version of Jelly Bean, Android 4.1, representing 34 percent of the active… Read more »

CloudOn brings its Office to Android tablets, adds support for Google Drive (video)

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Indirectly or not, the other guys seem to enjoy their time spent with CloudOn’s unorthodox delivery of Microsoft Office. Fortunately for you, the service just announced it’s now available to the Android folk — at least to those with a Google certified slate. The CloudOn application comes as a freebie and it’s compatible with tablets… Read more »

How would you change Motorola’s Xoom 2?

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Motorola’s Xoom 2 is, undeniably a strong tablet. It was able to beat a Galaxy Tab 10.1 and a Transformer Prime in some of our performance tests, battery life is around nine hours and it’s nearly running a pure version of Honeycomb. We’re a big fan of that display, but less so its unnatural attraction… Read more »