Tag Archive: Rolling


Spotify begins rolling out real-time lyrics

It announced the feature last year and has been testing it since.

What you need to know Spotify has started to roll out its real-time song lyrics. It announced the feature last year. The feature has started showing up in the most recent Beta, and even on desktop.

Spotify has finally started to roll out its real-time song lyrics feature after it announced the feature last November.

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Google has begun rolling out Automatic Call Screening to all Pixel phones

You’ll no longer have to worry about robocalls — if you own a Pixel, that is.

What you need to know Google is bringing its Automatic Call Screening feature to all Pixels. Call screening was previously exclusive to the Pixel 3 and Pixel 4. The feature lets you avoid robocalls, by having Google Assistant answer the call for you.

Among the most useful features Google has released for its Pixel lineup — and the most enviable, since  [Read More…]

February 2020 security patch rolling out with a ton of Pixel 4 bug fixes

There are patches for overexposed video capture, NFC wonkiness, and more.

What you need to know As of February 3, 2020, the latest Android security patch is rolling out to Pixel phones. There are quite a few fixes/updates specifically for the Pixel 4 and 4 XL. These include a fix for devices getting stuck during boot, broken NFC functionality, and more.

January is officially in the books and February is upon us as the second month of  [Read More…]

Off-Facebook Activity rolling out to all users in the coming months

“One of our main goals for the next decade is to build much stronger privacy protections for everyone on Facebook.”

What you need to know Facebook has announced that its new Off-Facebook Activity feature is now rolling out to all users. Originally announced in August of 2019, it lets you see what information websites and apps share with Facebook. It also gives you the option to disconnect yourself from all of it, or specific apps and websites.

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Facebook’s redesigned web interface with Dark Mode support rolling out

It will launch fully in the Spring, and right now a small handful of users can test “The New Facebook.”

What you need to know Facebook is beginning to roll out its redesigned web interface. The new-look was announced in April and features a cleaner design and a Dark Mode This is only for desktop Facebook, it’s coming in the Spring, and right now a small percentage of people can test out the design.

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Stable Android 10 update begins rolling out to the Nokia 6.1

The budget phone was launched in January 2018 with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.

What you need to know HMD Global is now rolling out the Android 10 update for the Nokia 6.1. The update comes with the December Android security patch and several new Android 10 features. Nokia 6.1 is the third Nokia smartphone to have received the Android 10 update this week.

After rolling out Android 10 to the Nokia 6.1 Plus and  [Read More…]

Xbox Game Streaming for Android is rolling out to more countries

Xbox Game Streaming with the Razer Junglecat controller.

In November Microsoft confirmed that Project XCloud and Xbox Game Streaming would roll out to more countries at the start of 2020, it looks like they’re ahead of schedule.

In November Microsoft announced that it would be bringing the Project XCloud Android preview to more countries, including Canada, India, Japan, and Western Europe. It seems as though they might be ahead of schedule.

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Android 10 update rolling out to Galaxy S10 users in the U.S. and Canada

Confirmed on two carriers in the U.S. so far.

What you need to know The Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+, and S10e are now receiving the stable update to Android 10 with One UI 2.0 in Canada and the U.S. It is rolling out on Sprint, T-Mobile, and most Canadian carriers. If history is anything to go by, unlocked users will be waiting several more weeks for the update.

Back on November 28, Samsung began the stable rollout  [Read More…]

OnePlus has started rolling out Android 10 to the OnePlus 6/6T again

It’s still being rolled out in stages.

What you need to know OnePlus last month started a staged rollout of Android 10 to the OnePlus 6 and 6T. Unfortunately, it soon discovered there were issues with the software and halted the updates. The company has now started updating phones to the latest Android version again.

OnePlus’ rollout of OxygenOS 10 — built on top of Android 10 — to last year’s flagships was unfortunately cut short last  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S10 Android 10 update is now rolling out in India

Now available for non-beta users as well.

What you need to know The stable Android 10 update for the Galaxy S10 is now rolling out in India. In addition to all the Android 10 features, the update brings new One UI 2.0 goodies as well as the latest December security patch. Apart from India, the Galaxy S10 Android 10 update is currently rolling out in nine other markets.

Samsung surprised everyone by rolling out the stable Android  [Read More…]