Tag Archive: Receive


Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will continue to receive quarterly security updates

The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will surprisingly continue to receive security updates every three months.

What you need to know Samsung has changed its mind once again and is now promising quarterly security updates for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. The company had initially decided to discontinue quarterly security updates for the two phones in June. Until April this year, the two phones were receiving security updates every month.

In April this year, Samsung announced  [Read More…]

Razer Phone confirmed to receive Android Pie update in ‘coming weeks’

The Razer Phone hasn’t received any new update since September last year.

What you need to know Razer’s first gaming smartphone will finally receive the Android Pie update in the “coming weeks.” The company has promised that the upcoming Pie update for the smartphone will also bring Android security updates. Razer Phone is currently stuck on Android 8.1 Oreo with the July 2018 security patch.

Razer began rolling out the Android Pie update for its second-generation gaming  [Read More…]

Original Google Pixel owners could receive up to $500 for faulty microphone

Pixel owners who didn’t experience issues could still get $ 20 in the settlement.

What you need to know Google has agreed to pay a total of $ 7.25 million in the class action settlement. Owners of the original Pixel could get a payout of up to $ 500. A hearing to approve the settlement will take place on June 5.

Google has agreed to pay $ 7.25 million dollars in a settlement of a class action  [Read More…]

Google is requiring that its contracted employees receive full benefits

After years of rallying by employees surrounding the company’s reduced pay and benefits for temporary workers, Google will soon be requiring that the contracting companies it works with offer employees many of the same benefits given to full-time Google staff. This is especially good news when you consider that a whopping 54 percent of Google’s employees are part-time or contracted — that’s about 122,000 workers.

An internal memo acquired by The Hill states that Google is requiring contracting  [Read More…]

Receive a free high-speed blender with the $300 Eufy RoboVac 30C vacuum

Clean and blend. Blend and clean. You can do it all!

Add the Eufy RoboVac 30C self-charging robot vacuum cleaner and the Eufy MiracleBlend D1 high-speed blender to your cart, then use the code EUFYBL55 to take $ 119.99 off the final price. That’s the cost of the blender, which means you’re getting it for free along with one of Eufy’s most powerful robot vacuums at its regular price. The RoboVac 30C never drops from $ 300  [Read More…]

LG G7 ThinQ all set to receive stable Android 9.0 Pie update

LG is kicking off 2019 by rolling out the Pie update to the G7 ThinQ.

LG rolled out an Android 9.0 Pie beta to G7 ThinQ owners in its home market, but there has been little news on when customers outside of Korea would receive the update. That changes today, as the manufacturer has detailed that the stable Pie update will commence rolling out globally from this week.

The OTA should start rolling out first to users  [Read More…]

Your next Android phone should actually receive regular software updates

One of the biggest reasons to buy a Google Pixel (or even an iPhone) is because of the frequent software updates. Not just major platform updates, either; just as important are the regular security updates that keep your phone from being vulnerable to exploits and tidy up minor bugs. While there are exceptions, most other Android phones don’t receive those updates nearly as often as a Pixel.

According to confidential documents obtained by The Verge, though, that may  [Read More…]

Nokia 7 Plus will receive Android 9.0 Pie stable update in September

The Nokia 7 Plus will be the first Snapdragon 660 phone to receive the Android 9.0 Pie update.

The Nokia 7 Plus was one of seven devices in the third-party Android beta program, and the phone picked up the Beta 4 build earlier in the month. HMD Global has mentioned that it is in the final stages of the beta program, with a stable build slated for the device in the coming weeks.

At a media event  [Read More…]

Motorola announces its list of phones that will receive Android Pie

Do you own a Motorola device and jealous of all the new great features of Android 9 Pie your Pixel friends are enjoying? Well, the company has released a blog post sharing which phones it will update to Android Pie. Did your phone make the list of 8 devices the company says made the initial cut for the upgrade?

Here’s the list of Android Pie-ready devices:

Moto Z3 Moto Z3 Play Moto Z2 Force Edition Moto Z2 Play Moto X4  [Read More…]

OnePlus 3/3T confirmed to receive Android P update

The OnePlus 3 and 3T will go straight from Android 8.0 Oreo to Android P.

OnePlus said that Oreo would be the last platform update for the two-year-old OnePlus 3/3T, but the company is now changing its stance. In a forum thread, OnePlus confirmed that both the OnePlus 3 and 3T will receive the Android P update.

The company said that after “internal discussions and evaluation,” it decided to offer the Android P update to either  [Read More…]