Wirefly

+


Vonage Business
Unlimited calling with no contracts for businesses
RingCentral
Unlimited calling in US and Canada, no contracts and free setup
OnSIP
Business VoIP services at an affordable price.

ITP
2 months free promotion
Voipo
Unlimited calls to US & Canada, no contract
Axvoice
Zero activation fee and free hardware

Wireless News
Android Version 1.6 ‘Donut’ to be Ready for Consumption in October

Wirefly Learn » Wireless News

September 16th, 2009

Atom RSS2 RSS

By Ari Driessen
Follow Ari on Twitter

Lovingly nicknamed “Donut,” version 1.6 of Google’s Android mobile operating system is scheduled to be available to Android-powered devices come October. “Donut” will include a number of new platform technologies, several new user features, and an updated Android Market.

Version 1.6 will bring CDMA support to Android devices as well as a text-to-speech engine. Developers will also be able to associate user gestures with specific actions and create accessibility plugins that respond to user input, such as making a sound when a new window is opened.

“Donut” will add the ability for users to search the web, contacts, bookmarks, and browser history directly from the home screen. An updated user interface will improve Android’s camera experience by integrating the the gallery, camera, and camcorder while improving usability. Other new features include VPN access and a new battery usage indicator that allows users to determine what apps and services are consuming battery power.

The updated Android Market will enhance the overall user experience by improving the store’s organization, making it easier for users to discover new applications. While browsing, users will also be able to see application screen shots and user reviews.

Check out the official Version 1.6 video to take a closer look at what you can expect from Android’s latest update.

[More at Android Developer's Blog]

Shop Now for Phones from AT&T Wirelesss, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless.

Related posts:

  1. Sprint CEO: Android ‘ready for prime time’
  2. Source: iPhone 4G to run version of Google’s Android
  3. Windows Mobile 6.5 Handsets to Hit Shelves October 6th
  4. New Version of webOS Promises Pre Users Plenty to Purr About

Comments are closed.

Become a Fan on Facebook Become a Fan
on Facebook.
Follow Wirefly on Twitter Follow Wirefly
on Twitter.
Discover Wirefly on YouTube Discover Wirefly
on YouTube.
Discover Wirefly on YouTube