Tag Archive: Rolling


Google+ for Android update now rolling out – UI changes and bug fixes aplenty

Google+

Google+ is getting some love tonight. The latest version has just been pushed to the Android Market and should be showing up for most folks. If not, you’ll just have to sit tight for a little while longer. This release — created during the Ice Cream Sandwich developement brings a few changes to the table.

Most notably the UI and styling of the app is more in tune with how Android 4.0 looks  [Read More…]

HTC rolling out update to Android 2.3.5, Sense 3.0 for Desire S in UK

Android Central

According to reports from multiple sources, the HTC Desire S is currently receiving an update to Android 2.3.5, which also bumps the mid-range handset from HTC Sense 2.1 right up to Sense 3.0. The new version of Sense, which first shipped on the Sensation earlier in the year, features a redesigned 3D launcher and lock screen setup, amongst other enhancements.

Apparently unbranded Desire S owners in the UK, as well as owners  [Read More…]

The Age of Influence, or: We’re rolling out some scoring tweaks

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A few months back, we launched our long-awaited (to us, anyway) scoring system here on Android and Me. In that time, you guys have racked up thousands of points leaving comments and getting upvoted. Today we’re ready to unleash another bit of the puzzle: a percentile rank for all And Me Accounts.

So how does this work?

I’ll be honest. I had to look up some math help websites to remember  [Read More…]

Update for the Motorola Photon 4G rolling out, brings video to Google Talk

Photon

Regardless of how big or small the update, it is just our nature as Android geeks to love any OTA that we are presented with (so long as it doesn’t break our beloved root, right?). Well, it seems as though Motorola Photon 4G owners are starting to receive an OTA update that brings quite a few bug fixes and new features to the device, and so far in the forums there  [Read More…]

Acer Iconia A500 Android 3.2 update slowly rolling out

Acer Iconia A500

For those of you who picked up an Acer Iconia A500 you might want to go ahead and check for system updates. It appears as though the Android 3.2 update for the device has been very slowly rolling out to users for the past couple of days.

In order to get the update you need to return back to stock and unroot but keep in mind if you accept the official  [Read More…]

Motorola XOOM Android 3.2.1 OTA update slowly rolling out

Android Central

We’ve recieved a few more tips about the Motorola XOOM WiFi and now, a 3G version receiving a mysterious 1.5MB OTA update that bumps the device up to software version HTK55D.

I’ve personally been checking for updates on my XOOM since early this morning with no love coming to my device. However, if you have a Motorola XOOM — you might want to check for updates and see if you have one  [Read More…]

Amazon Appstore looks to be rolling out internationally

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It looks like the Amazon Appstore for Android is finally rolling out across the world, following its US-only launch earlier in the year. Reports are appearing from a variety of sources in the UK, Australia, the Netherlands and India suggesting that customers in these countries can now directly download the Appstore and use it to install free or paid apps.

There’s still no official link  [Read More…]

Gingerbread Update for the Droid Incredible Finally Rolling Out — Again

Feels like deja vu doesn’t it? The Droid Incredible Gingerbread update was slated for an August 16th rollout until ultimately being delayed so Verizon’s product team could do a bit more testing. A couple weeks passed without a word until finally we received an announcement via HTC’s Facebook page that the Gingerbread update would be coming in the month of September.

Well, it didn’t take long. We’re only  [Read More…]

Android 2.3.6 rolling out to some Nexus S owners – Fixes voice search, breaks tethering

Nexus S

Some Samsung Nexus S owners are seeing Android 2.3.6 roll out to their devices. We say some, because not all devices and not all carriers appear to be supported as of yet, though Google states the update will be rolled out over time and in some cases — depend on carrier approval.

Sprint has an update, GWK15F, posted on their site while folks in Canada on Rogers and Fido are also seeing  [Read More…]