HTC Offers Candid ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich Update Reponse

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While HTC and Verizon remain publicly silent about the whereabouts of the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich update, we have learned that the manufacturer was extremely candid with at least one customer about the update and its progress. A reader shared an email exchange he had with an HTC representative, a representative who went a […]

Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich Update Makes Motorola Look Silly Yet Again

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Another day, another low-end phone that has defeated the Motorola Droid Bionic to Ice Cream Sandwich. Today, it’s the Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate, a relatively obscure eco-friendly device that runs on AT&T’s 4G LTE network and was released in June of this year. In an announcement, first discovered by Android Police, Samsung revealed that the software […]

Verizon Galaxy Tab 10.1 Ice Cream Sandwich Update Rolling Out Now

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The Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is rolling out to owners of the Verizon version of the tablet right now. Verizon announced today that the Android 4.0 software roll out is underway for Galaxy Tab 10.1 owners and that the update will be rolling out slowly in phases. When Verizon […]

Verizon Galaxy Tab 10.1 Ice Cream Sandwich Update Rolling Out Soon

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The Verizon Galaxy Tab 10.1 Ice Cream Sandwich update is imminent as Verizon has posted the update details on its website, a sign that a roll out is extremely close. Droid-Life discovered the listing on Verizon’s website and it appears that the update has been approved by the carrier which means that a roll out […]

Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich Update Leaks, Might Be Final Version

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The Motorola Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich update leaked out again and it appears that the update could very well be the final version that Verizon releases to the Droid Bionic owners who are still waiting for Ice Cream Sandwich to arrive. According to a post on Android Forums, the Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich […]

Android Hits Half a Billion Global Activations

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Hugo Barra of Apple announced yesterday via Google+ that worldwide Android surpassed the 500 Million mark in global activations. That’s quite a milestone and a nice figure to surpass on the eve of the Apple iPhone 5 announcement. The announced figure amounts to over 1.3 Million activations for Android devices per day. The number includes […]

HTC ThunderBolt & Incredible 2 Owners Waiting for Ice Cream Sandwich

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Almost two weeks after HTC missed the roll out window for both the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich update and the Droid Incredible 2 Ice Cream Sandwich update, owners of both devices are still without the updates and still without answers. HTC originally promised to roll out the HTC ThunderBolt and Droid Incredible 2 Ice […]

Motorola Droid Bionic Now a Year Old, Still Without Ice Cream Sandwich

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Over the weekend, the Motorola Droid Bionic hit a milestone. It turned a year old. However, it’s birthday celebration was marred by the fact that a year later, it’s still running the same Android 2.3 Gingerbread software, with the addition of some fixes, it was running when it launched all the way back in September […]

Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich Update Embarrasses Motorola Again

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The Motorola Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich update has been embarrassed once again, this time by AT&T and a low-profile device called the Samsung Captivate Glide which has today received its Ice Cream Sandwich update. AT&T announced the Samsung Captivate Glide Ice Cream Sandwich update on its website and owners of the QWERTY slider are […]

Droid Incredible 2 Ice Cream Sandwich Update Misses Deadline

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In addition to the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich update’s missed deadline, HTC also missed the deadline for the Droid Incredible 2 Ice Cream Sandwich update and thus far, the company is not offering any sort of time table for the update’s arrival. Earlier this year, HTC said that it would roll out the Droid […]

Motorola Says ‘Q3′ for Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich Update

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Last week, we told you that a Motorola seemed to confirm the Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich update for September. Well, it now appears that the company is singing that tune officially as the company is now telling Droid Bionic owners that the update will indeed be rolling out in Q3. On Facebook, the company […]

HTC ThunderBolt Owners Fuming Over Missed Ice Cream Sandwich Deadline

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Four days ago, HTC missed the deadline for the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich update deadline and owners are not too pleased about HTC’s failure to hit that goal and it’s subsequent silence about the update’s new release date. Over the long weekend, we heard from numerous HTC ThunderBolt owners who are at the end […]

T-Mobile Galaxy Tab 10.1 Ice Cream Sandwich Update Now Available

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The T-Mobile Galaxy Tab 10.1 Ice Cream Sandwich update finally is available to owners after an extremely long wait for the latest Android software. T-Mobile announced that the update is currently available through Samsung Kies which means that owners will have to plug in their Galaxy Tab 10.1 using a USB cable and update the […]

HTC Admits It Will Miss ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich Update Deadline

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HTC has seemingly admitted that it will miss the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich deadline today which means that the update will more than likely roll out sometime in early September. Earlier today we told you that HTC said it was still actively working on Ice Cream Sandwich updates which we believed to include the […]

Droid RAZR & Droid RAZR MAXX ICS Issues Now Two Months Old

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In June, Verizon started rolling out the Motorola Droid RAZR and Droid RAZR MAXX Ice Cream Sandwich updates and almost immediately, we began hearing from owners in regards to the issues that the software updates had on board. Well, it’s now been a full two months and Verizon has yet to issue a bug fix […]

Kyocera Rise Hits Virgin Mobile for Cheap

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It’s now August 31st and that means that the Kyocera Rise, which is already available on Sprint, is now available on pre-paid carrier Virgin Mobile. The device, which is a budget Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone, is available for a mere $99 without having to sign up for a new contract. That’s a fantastic […]

HTC Actively Working on ICS Updates as ThunderBolt & Incredible 2 Deadline Nears

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With less than 24 hours to go in its self-imposed HTC ThunderBolt and Droid Incredible 2 Ice Cream Sandwich deadlines, HTC is offering up zero answers for ThunderBolt and Droid Incredible 2 owners inquiring about the updates and their timing. Yesterday, we saw HTC dodging questions about the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich update and […]

HTC Desire S Ice Cream Sandwich Update Now Available

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HTC promised to roll out the HTC Desire S Ice Cream Sandwich update to its website soon and it looks like the manufacturer made good on its promise today as the HTC Desire S Ice Cream Sandwich update is now available. The software is currently available on HTC’s HTCDev.com (Select other, and then find files) […]

4 Reasons Why the HTC ThunderBolt ICS Update Could Be Late

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Over the past few weeks, many HTC ThunderBolt owners have asked me a similar question: When do you think HTC will release the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich update? And while I wish I knew the exact answer, I don’t. However, I do have my intuition (it’s not made by LG) and my gut tells […]

HTC Dodges ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich Update Questions

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With less than 48 hours before the end of August, HTC is remaining tight-lipped about the HTC ThunderBolt Ice Cream Sandwich update and its release date. Earlier this month, the HTC Facebook account proudly proclaimed that the HTC ThunderBolt ICS update release date was still slated for a date before the end of August. Now, […]