• Google nixed the fingerprint scanner on the Nexus 6

    On one of the earliest rumor articles regarding the recently launched Google Nexus 6, a number of things were predicted that have been realized by Motorola (the maker of the phone, if you didn’t know) – this includes the

    December 9, 2014 • Views: 220

  • Android 5.0.1 code pushed to AOSP, coming to Nexus soon [UPDATE]

    When it comes to Android Lollipop rollouts, majority of Nexus devices should have already had the dessert by now, though there might still be a few nooks and crannies where the latest version has yet to arrive. That said, there

    December 2, 2014 • Views: 561

  • OmniROM looking to put out Android 5.0-friendly version soon

    We’ve talked about OmniROM a number of times already here at Android Community. This was a project started a few years back in the wake of the CyanogenMod ROM project going commercial, and the response to the project has been

    November 24, 2014 • Views: 343

  • Android 5.0 AOSP sources, binaries land for Xperia Z3

    Before you start jumping for joy, no, this isn't Android Lollipop for the Xperia Z3 and its predecessors. What Sony is announcing here instead is the availability of the source code and the pre-built software binaries for the

    November 14, 2014 • Views: 438

  • Sony plays around with Lollipop AOSP on Xperia Z3

    Everybody’s riding the Android 5.0 wave, and today, it’s Sony’s turn to show what they’ve been doing with Android Lollipop. Sony has traditionally been more friendly with ROMs and versions of Android based on AOSP

    November 10, 2014 • Views: 514

  • Ready, get set, go! Android Lollipop added to AOSP

    The Nexus 9 has launched and so has the Nexus Player. While the Nexus 6 is still on its way, currently still marked as out of stock, there is no stopping the inertia of Android 5.0's debut in the market. And as if on cue, Android

    November 4, 2014 • Views: 258

  • OnePlus One gets its own Stock Android ROM

    OnePlus promised to be different and, to some extent, they are. That desire to be unique and to never settle shows up once again today as OnePlus revealed a gift for lovers of a 100 percent, pure, vanilla Android experience: A

    July 24, 2014 • Views: 404

  • Android source code says goodbye to Dalvik

    Google has finally done it! It has completely flipped the switch and has removed Dalvik from Android's master source code. This will pave the way for only one Android runtime, and that will be ART, which is expected to be pushed

    June 19, 2014 • Views: 420

  • Nokia X now has an AOSP-based ROM

    Truly it was only a matter of time. Nokia's first, and probably only, foray into Android has just gotten its very first AOSP custom ROM, making the Nokia X possibly one of the most affordable Android devices you can play around

    April 10, 2014 • Views: 449

  • Paranoid Android redefines itself to stick closer to AOSP

    The developers of the Paranoid Android just made an announcement that could further endear some users but also estrange others. The team wants to recreate itself in a new image, one that sticks closer to the Android experience as

    March 3, 2014 • Views: 299