Tag: Milestone

Google’s Android OS is now installed on over 500 million devices

Things are looking very good for Google and its Android smartphone operating system. Today, Hugo Barra, Director of Product Management for Android at Google announced that there were now 500 million devices activated globally with Android. Hugo didn't specify how many of those were tablets and how many were ...

Samsung sells 10 million Galaxy Notes worldwide

It looks like the Samsung Galaxy Note is a hit. Although the company didn't make any official announcements by releasing a press release, Samsung mentioned (at their Galaxy Note 10.1 event in New York City) that it had sold more than 10 million Galaxy Note phones since its launch in November, 2011. The new ...

LG reaches milestone, sells 5 million LTE handsets worldwide

Things are looking good for LG and its LTE handsets. A month after announcing that it had sold over 4 million of them, the South Korean giant is back at it again, this time to tell the world that the number of LTE phones that it has sold has now climbed up to 5 million. It all started with the LG Revolution, ...

LG sells over 3 million LTE phones

Things are looking good for LG and its LTE phones. According to the company, they have sold over 3 million of their LTE-equipped phones since they launched the Revolution on Verizon's LTE network last year. While the figure might not be a whole lot compared to those produced by Samsung and other OEMs, 3 million ...

Milestone: Android apps have been downloaded over 15 billion times

The Google Play store has hit a major milestone. According to TechCrunch, Android apps in the Google Play store have been downloaded well over 15 billion times. The guys over at Google confirmed the news to TechCrunch after a UK newspaper reported that Google was getting ready to reach 15 billion downloads in ...

Samsung ships 5 million Galaxy Notes

The Samsung Galaxy Note is a hit, according to the latest numbers from Samsung. Today, Samsung announced that its popular phone/tablet, the Galaxy Note, has reached the 5 million units shipped milestone. Since the phone was released back in October, Samsung is moving about 1 million Notes each month. while units ...

Angry Birds Space is a hit; gets downloaded 10 million times in 3 days

Rovio's latest Angry Birds game, Angry Birds Space, is a major hit. The company announced that the new game had been downloaded over 10 million times in the 3 days following its launch on March 22. Angry Birds Space is the latest version of the popular game and takes the action to space. Although the games was ...

SwiftKey gets downloaded over 5 million times

Swiftkey, the popular alternative Android keyboard that is able to predict what you will type with uncanny precision, reached a very important milestone on Friday. The popular Android keyboard has been downloaded over 5 million times since it was launched. In addition to being downloaded so many times, over 1 ...

Android Market apps have been downloaded 10 billion times

Google has announced that over 10 billion apps have been downloaded from the Android Market since it was its introduction on October 22, 2008. The growth that the Android Market has experienced in the past few months is simply unbelievable. In the past 4 months alone, over 4 billion apps have been downloaded from ...

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