Motorola DROID Ultra and MAXX Update Delivers Camera Improvements

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Last month Motorola started pushing out updates to the Moto X which seriously improved the overall camera experience with the 10 megapixel (clear pixel) camera on the smartphone, and we later learned a similar update was coming soon for the DROIDS. Well, today Verizon has informed us the latest update is on the way soon, […]

HTC One on C-Spire Gets Android 4.3 Ahead of Verizon and T-Mobile

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HTC is doing a fine job with upgrading its flagship smartphone the HTC One to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Delivering the latest Android OS to the device faster than most other manufacturers. However, carriers aren’t making it so easy. After reporting on both Sprint and AT&T getting the latest and greatest, following the international model, […]

iOS 7 Release Keeps Impatient iPhone Owners Awake

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With a promised delivery date of September 18, iPhone owners are now impatiently pinging Apple’s servers to see if the latest iOS 7 operating system is available for download. The software will be available for existing iPhone owners today and will ship on September 20th pre-installed on new iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c smartphones. READ: […]

Sprint Update Secures Your Galaxy S4, Allows for More Storage [Updated]

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A new over-the-air, or OTA, software update for the flagship Galaxy S4 by Samsung on Sprint brings a number of new features. For one, the software update will make your Galaxy S4 more secure, which will bring joy to IT administrators. Update: Following our post, Samsung Mobile had reached out to us saying that Knox isn’t […]

Sprint Quietly Updates Galaxy S3 to Hold Over Users Until Galaxy S4 Launch

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Sprint has quietly rolled out a software update to its Galaxy S3 smartphone from Sasmung, bringing a number of improvements to the device with the most notable feature being the inclusion of Samsung’s simul-tasking Multi-View windows. The update was announced yesterday launches today, bringing the version number to L710BPMD4. Sprint advises that the update will […]

Verizon Begins Rolling Out HTC Droid DNA OTA Update

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Verizon Wireless is now beginning to roll out an over-the-air (OTA) software update for the HTC Droid DNA on its network. The update itself weighs in at about 100 MB so you can either check for it and download the update over a 4G LTE, 3G, or WiFi network. Though the update doesn’t bring any new features or […]

iOS 6.1 Upgrade Brings Exchange, Passcode Security Bugs

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Though the iOS 6.1 software update may have improved network connectivity for many users, the software isn’t without faults of its own as users are now reporting a number of new glitches that are showing up after they upgrade the firmware on their iPod Touch, iPhone, or iPad and iPad mini. One of them relates […]

No Windows Phone 7.8 Upgrade for Lumia 710 Owners on T-Mobile

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Users on T-Mobile who own a Nokia Lumia 710–released with Windows Phone 7–are now informed by the U.S. carrier that the smartphone will not be getting a software upgrade to Windows Phone 7.8. T-Mobile has yet to update its support site with the unfortunate news, but one person was able to get a response from […]

Nokia Italy Confirms Windows Phone 7.8 Coming This Month

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After a user had reached out on Twitter asking about the Windows Phone 7.8 software update for Windows Phone 7.5 devices, Nokia’s Italian arm had publicly responded saying that the update is coming ‘in a few days,’ promising that more details will follow. In the recent past, there have been talk that Nokia has been […]

AT&T’s Galaxy Note 2 Starts Getting Multi-Windows Update

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AT&T will be the fourth largest carrier in the U.S. to be pushing out a software update to its variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 that will deliver a split-screen Multi-Window view to the phablet, allowing the 5.5-inch Android device to run two apps simultaneously side-by-side. The Multi-Window view was launched natively on the […]

Microsoft to Patch Windows Phone 8 Rebooting Issue in December

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Just in times for the holidays, Microsoft will deploy an over-the-air software update for Windows Phone 8 devices to correct an early issue that caused some smartphones running the company’s mobile OS to randomly reboot. The patch is expected to be arriving sometime in December and Microsoft has confirmed that it had identified the problem […]

Nexus 7′s Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Update Delayed by Google

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Originally promised for a launch on October 29th for the Nexus 7, Google’s next-generation Android 4.2 Jelly Bean software update seems to have hit a snag as the tablet’s manufacturer, Asus, has confirmed that it is still waiting for Google to deliver the code to begin pushing out to consumers. According to Asus, the update […]

Google Updates Google TV With Access to Movies, Music, TV Shows

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Google has begun rolling out a software update for its Google TV technology, found within set top boxes and integrated in select TV sets, to give users access to more content. Specifically, the update now allows Google TV owners access to Google’s Play Store for movies, music, and TV shows. The over the air update […]

US Cellular Becomes Second U.S. Carrier to Support Google Wallet

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It looks like a recently released over the air update for the Samsung Galaxy S III on US Cellular has enabled Google Wallet functionality using the NFC radio inside that Android smartphone. As a result, US Cellular becomes the second U.S. carrier to support Google’s mobile wallet efforts, following national carrier Sprint. Rival national carriers […]

Motorola: No Android 4.0 Update for Atrix 4G, Photon 4G, Electrify Smartphones

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Motorola Mobility had released a statement with some bad news for owners of the Android-powered Motorola Atrix 4G (AT&T), Motorola Photon 4G (Sprint), and the Motorola Electrify smartphones. Those devices, unfortunately, would not be upgraded to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, though Motorola is committing to continue supporting those devices with maintenance updates to ensure […]

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Upgrade for Galaxy S III Coming for Samsung’s IFA Event

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With leaked testing builds of the Android 4.1 software and Samsung’s proprietary TouchWiz Nature UX for the Galaxy S III flagship smartphone floating out, it’s a matter of time before the company updates its smartphone. According to ‘sources familiar’ with the matter, speaking to Android Central, it appears that the Android 4.1 update will be released […]

T-Mobile Springboard 4G Tablet Getting Ice Cream Sandwich Update 8/15

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According to U.S. carrier T-Mobile USA, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for the T-Mobile Springboard 4G tablet will be rolling out as an over-the-air software update starting on August 15th. The Springboard 4G is made by Huawei and is a re-branded version of the Huawei MediaPad 7-inch. The update will not only bring […]

Sprint Scheduling OTA Software Update for Motorola Admiral

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The Motorola Admiral, which is capable of tapping into Sprint’s new push-to-talk Direct Connect standard, will be getting a software update for July 31st according to a leaked document. The update will be pushed to Motorola Admiral smartphones and users can install the update over the air. Along with a number of bug fixes, the […]