Tag: AOSP

Google releases Android Security updates to fix a kernel vulnerability

Google has just released the latest Android Security updates. Since last year's Stagefright circus, Google and other companies vowed to roll out monthly updates....

OPPO outs Project Spectrum, almost stock Android with some OPPO software

One of the things people disagree with in OPPO phones is admittedly ColorOS, the China-based company’s proprietary skin for Android. The devices themselves are...

OPPO opens up to AOSP, will allow build on Find7, other devices soon

A lot of manufacturers are finally giving in to the requests of their users to allow for AOSP (Android Open Source Project) ROMs to...

Android Marshmallow ported to Nexus 7 2012, everything working

Dmitry Grinberg is up and at it again, this time porting Android 6.0 AOSP to the Nexus 7 2012 edition. It is always a...

Sony releases AOSP Marshmallow binaries for open devices, adds Xperia Z5

If you’ve been following us for a while now – or if you own an unlocked Sony Xperia device – you will know that...

New features coming to CyanogenMod, via Cyanogen Platform SDK

While newer and more flashy custom ROMs are coming out and hitting the big time, the big daddy of them all – the CyanogenMod...

New Paranoid Android builds for Nexus phones finally out

The Paranoid Android team admits that they have been lagging behind to put out builds based on the latest and greatest version of AOSP...

Ancient HP TouchPad able to run Android 5.1.1 Lollipop

Remember that time around four years ago when manufacturers were scrambling to match Apple’s iPad, and HP came out with the TouchPad – which...

Paranoid Android outing 5.0 Alpha 2, Lollipop alpha build

Here’s another after-market Android OS group that we like talking about – Paranoid Android – a group who makes ROMs and already have a...

Microsoft invested in Cyanogen’s anti-Google war chest, says tip

According to sources familiar with the matter, Microsoft has invested in Cyanogen, Inc., making a small contribution in the $70 million of the $100...

Sony adds AOSP support to all 2014 Qualcomm-based Xperia units

Sony is one of those manufacturers who seem to have found a groove in balancing their support for after-market software for their devices and...

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...