Tag Archive: receiving


Unlocked HTC 10 receiving Android 7.0 Nougat update

In a recent article we pointed out that while some Chinese device makers are already paving the way for their high-end devices to get Android 7.0 Nougat, iconic Android OEM are taking their sweet time with the update. Well it seems that things have started taking off finally. In recent days we told you the

Unlocked HTC 10 units begin receiving Nougat update

Good news for HTC 10 owners!

The HTC 10 is getting its Nougat update a week after its kin, the Bolt, shipped with Android 7.0 on board.

According to HTC VP of Product Management, Mo Versi, unlocked versions of the HTC 10 will begin receiving Android 7.0 Nougat on November 25. It’s unclear whether that includes both U.S. and European variants of the unlocked HTC 10, but this surely begins the phone’s inevitable succession to  [Read More…]

Sprint LG G5 is receiving Android 7.0 Nougat update

Not so long ago we told you that the Android 7.0 update started rolling out for users in South Korea. Back then we told you it might be a while before the new build made its way to owners of the LG G5 in the States. Well it seems that Android 7.0 Nougat is finally

Verizon Moto Z and Z Force reportedly receiving Nougat update

Good news for people who love sweet updates.

Verizon subscribers will be the world’s first Moto Z users to experience Android 7.0 Nougat, according to several Reddit users reportedly receiving the long-awaited update.

The two phones shipped with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow back in July with Moto’s light touch applied to its stock Android veneer. The Nougat update brings the standard fare of features to the Moto Z Droid and Moto Z Force Droid. According to  [Read More…]

Google Play Store receiving improved fraud and spam detection

Google wants to make the Play Store a bit safer when it comes to avoiding fraudulent material and spam.

Google has announced a few key changes for the Play Store that focus on cracking down on developers fraudulently promoting apps. The company is rolling out new detection and filtering tools, which should help it filter out attempts to manipulate the Play Store and its app rankings. The goal is to boost the integrity of the Play Store and its apps.

One example could  [Read More…]

Galaxy Note 4 and Note edge now receiving July 1 security patch from T-Mobile

T-Mobile is currently rolling out the July 1 security patches for its versions of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge.

The update was reported earlier this morning on our Android Central forums. T-Mobile’s support site has also updated its Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge pages with the new software versions. Depending on which Note 4 model a person has, they will either see a 309.9MB download to version N910TUVU2EPG2, or a 281.27MB update  [Read More…]

Moto X Pure Edition now receiving its May security patch

Motorola is now pushing out the May security update to the Moto X Pure Edition. The phone has not received an update since around February, so while this isn’t the newest patch available, it is still great to see it get more secure. As for the release notes, Motorola only mentions the Android Security update, though it is likely that a few bugs have been squashed, or the performance of certain things will improve.

If you  [Read More…]

Galaxy S7, S7 edge now receiving July 1 security patch from Verizon

Verizon is now pushing the July 1 security update to both the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. This month Google is offering two security patches, one dated July 1 and one dated July 5 which included a few extra things. While it would be nice to see Samsung pushing the July 5 update, it is still great to see the patches pushing out so quickly.

No other major changes are noted by Verizon, but it  [Read More…]

Galaxy S7, S7 edge now receiving July 1 security patch from T-Mobile

T-Mobile is now pushing the July 1 security update to both the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. This time around, Google is offering two security patches, one dated July 1 and one dated July 5 which included a few extra things. While it would be nice to see Samsung pushing the July 5 update, it is still great to see the patches pushing out so quickly.

The update weighs in at  [Read More…]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 4 now receiving Marshmallow

T-Mobile is finally pushing out Marshmallow for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Weighing in at 1.5GB, the update brings a number of big new features to the phone. Right now, T-Mobile’s support site doesn’t show that the update is available, but there are a number of reports floating around that people are receiving the update over the air.

Marshmallow brings Doze, enhanced permission controls, some new design elements and more. If you have a Galaxy Note  [Read More…]