Linked by fran on Mon 7th Feb 2011 22:39 UTC
Google "Google may be planning to keep Android 2 and 3 segregated in a long-term split of the platform, according to a ViewSonic source on Monday. The 2.4 update, once thought to be called Ice Cream, is now said to be a continuation of Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) that would simply add backwards compatibility for dual-core apps on single-core phones. Ice Cream, Pocket-lint heard, should be Android 3.1 and would keep the two apart in features and the interface."
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Neolander
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2010-03-08

On the other hand, according to the stats on wikipedia, only less than 5% of Android devices run Android 1.5...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Android_(operating_system)#Usage_share

Maybe lots of people have rooted theirs, or maybe the stats are faulty, don't know.

EDIT : In the specific case of the LG Eve GW620, LG has released a 2.2 firmware apparently : http://forum.openetna.com/index.php?topic=482.0

Edited 2011-02-08 21:12 UTC

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phoenix Member since:
2005-07-11

Thanks for the link. Wonder if that will be available for Rogers version of the Eve. Will have to check what's in the update tool. ;)

One more option in the toolbox ... ;)

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