Usually, Motorola is the quickest with Android updates. With the 4.4 KitKat, 4.4.2 and even 4.4.3 updates, Motorola was the first to upgrade its devices — aside from Google, that is. Motorola hasn’t pushed any Android 4.4.4 updates yet, though, and now it’s been beaten to the punch by Sony.
The Google Search app, better known as Google Now on devices with Jelly Bean and up, is getting a huge update. After the update, the Google Search app will be able to listen for the “OK Google” hotword throughout the entire phone instead of just in the app, the Google Now Launcher or the few ... Read More »
Many people have been asking about updates to the AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note II. Apparently it’s a very popular device, and with its good specs and serious power under the hood, I am not surprised. Thankfully, the many owners of this device are getting a treat from Samsung and AT&T, because the device is being updated to ... Read More »
And here we go. The rush of Google news surrounding Google I/O has begun. The Google Glass team is kicking things off with all sorts of Glass news, and we’re going to get started by talking about the latest software coming to Glass. Here’s a list of all the new Glassware that’s going to be ... Read More »
Samsung has been on fire with these updates lately. We know that KitKat 4.4.2 was released quite a while ago by now, but most companies don’t support older devices whatsoever. But Samsung is pushing out new updates for old devices constantly, and today is no different. Samsung and Verizon are updating both the Galaxy S ... Read More »
Samsung is known for supporting old devices well. The Samsung Galaxy S II was updated from Gingerbread all the way up to Jelly Bean 4.1, with many smaller updates in between, giving it a lifespan of almost two years. However, it looks like the Galaxy S III will beat that record by quite a bit. ... Read More »
If you’re the owner of a Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch, you’re in for a nice little update. Samsung is updating the device from 188.8.131.52 to 184.108.40.206, which brings along improvements like the addition of Blocking Mode, a better S Health app, basic stability improvements and bug fixes.
Blocking Mode is an important addition to the ... Read More »
If you’re rocking a carrier-unlocked Samsung Galaxy S5, you may be getting an update sometime this month. While several Nexus and Motorola device have already gotten the Android 4.4.3 update, most other manufacturers are still working on it. That includes Samsung, but according to a leaked document, the company could begin pushing the update very soon.
The LG G3 has a cool feature called Knock Code. It’s an extension of LG Knock, which allows you to turn your phone or tablet on and off with a simple double tap on the display. For devices without physical home buttons, it’s really useful to just tap on a sleeping phone and have it wake up without having ... Read More »
Samsung often focuses its update efforts on its flagship smartphones, but that doesn’t mean that it neglects its mid-range hardware. The AT&T Samsung Galaxy Mega is getting some love in the form of the almost-latest flavor of Android, version 4.4.2 KitKat.
Since the device is jumping from Jelly Bean 4.2.2 all the way to 4.4.2, it’ll be getting a ... Read More »