Tag Archive: receiving

Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge receiving Android 5.1.1 with Advanced Messaging and Video Calling from T-Mobile

T-Mobile is currently pushing an update to both the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge which brings Advanced Messaging and Video calling to the smartphones. The update, which bumps both phones to Android 5.1.1 is available now as an over-the-air (OTA) download, or through Samsung’s Kies software.

Project Fi subscribers are receiving a care package with a Lego kit and USB Type-C cable

It appears as though a number of Project Fi subscribers are receiving another kit from the team with some Legos and a USB Type-C cable. There has been a few reports over the last couple of days of users receiving these kits, though we are unable to tell whether all Project Fi customers are getting them, or just a select number.

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Samsung Galaxy S5 now receiving Android 5.1.1 update from AT&T

AT&T is now pushing an update to the Samsung Galaxy S5, which bumps the phone up to Android 5.1.1. The update, weighing in at around 610mb in size, brings along with it a few additional changes besides a newer version of Android.

Nexus 5X receiving small OTA to software version MDB08I

Folks who got in on the early Nexus 5X shipments should have them in their hands this week, and when they take them out of the box they’ll be seeing an OTA hit the phone. The 42MB update brings the Nexus 5X up to software version MDB08I, which is the same version available via the factory images Google posted recently.

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The 220 day old 2015 Moto E wont be receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow

“We believe your phone should look and behave like you want it to. That means our approach to software is ‘less is more’, so you can focus on the choices that are right for you“


Motorola, taking the “less is more” line a little too literal, will not be updating the 2015 Moto E and the Verizon and AT&T variants of the 2014 Moto X to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The 2015 Moto E, one of the best budget phones  [Read More…]

Honor 6 and 6+ now receiving Android 5.1 Lollipop across Europe

Honor has commenced rollout of Android 5.1 Lollipop to the Honor 6 and Honor 6+ across Europe. The update includes Honor’s latest custom user interface, EMUI 3.1.

Gmail receiving ability to Block or Unsubscribe pesky emails

Google is going to be adding two new features in Gmail, aimed specifically at making it easier to avoid the constant unwanted clutter in your inbox.  In the past, we’ve seen Google simplifying the inbox by allowing us to send topics to different folders.  Now it’s time to make sure items that belong in the Spam folder go there.

First up is the ability to block specific email addresses.  Google says that you’ll be able to choose to “Never see messages  [Read More…]

Moto X 2013 begins receiving Android 5.1 update from Verizon

The Moto X 2013 is now getting its Android 5.1 update from Verizon following a brief soak test. The update brings a number of feature additions to the original Moto X, including a patch for the Stagefright exploit.

OnePlus 2 starts receiving OTA with Stagefright patch

OnePlus is now rolling out the first OTA update for the OnePlus 2, issuing a patch for the Stagefright exploit. OxygenOS 2.0.1 contains numerous bug fixes as well, along with improvements to battery life:

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge receiving Stagefright fix [Update: Galaxy S5, too]

T-Mobile has begun pushing out an update to both the the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge, bringing along a patch for the so-called Stagefright messaging exploit.