Tag Archive: Update


Motorola Xoom Wifi gets another update to build HTK75D

Android Central

Word on the street, in our inbox and on our Motorola Xoom Wifi edition is that an update to Android 3.2.1 is rolling in. The “new” Android Market’s also along for the ride in build HTK75D, which would be a bigger deal if it wouldn’t have updated itself later anyway. But might as well have it tucked into a nice update.

Thanks to everyone who sent this in!

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…]

Amazon Kindle Fire, the 7-inch sub-$200 Android tablet (Update)

amazon-fire

Amazon is all set to unveil their 7-inch Android tablet to the market, with a press conference scheduled for 10 a.m. EST.  It seems Bloomberg has let the cat out of the bag a bit early this morning, and has revealed the official pricing for the upcoming tablet.

The 7-inch Amazon Fire will be unleashed for an incredibly affordable $ 199.

The Kindle Fire will feature:

Dual Core Processor Multi-Touch 7″  [Read More…]

ThunderBolt Gingerbread changelog is up! Update includes customizable dock?

ThunderBolt Gingerbread

Here she be, folks. Verizon’s posted the changelog for the ThunderBolt Gingerbread update. It’ll be build 2.11.605.3, and includes:

New download manager app New app and power management details New desktop UI, including widgets, icons and screens New customizable dock icons

Plus all the other fixes and updates in Gingerbread, and more you can see in the screen above.

Source: Verizon (pdf)

Samsung Gem EH17 software update now available

Samsung Gem

If you’re rocking a Samsung Gem and have been feeling rather left out of the update loop, now is your time to shine. Samsung has made available for download the EH17 software update that serves to correct some ghosts in the machine if you will. Changes include:

New application: Books added to the application list. The Books application allows you to purchase ebooks through the Google ebooks Website. For more information on  [Read More…]

HTC confirms Gingerbread update for the Thunderbolt coming this week

Thunderbolt Update Verizon

It’s been about 6 months since the release of the HTC Thunderbolt, the first Verizon 4G LTE device, and Gingerbread updates have been coming left and right. But regardless of the begging and praying by Thunderbolt users, their update just hasn’t come around.

September is almost over. Just when we thought Android 2.3 would skip the Thunderbolt again this month, HTC brought us a spark of hope. After getting  [Read More…]

Reported 3.2 update for Sony Tablet S available, more new features coming soon

Android Central

Did you pick up a Sony Tablet S yet? The recently launched tablet came out of the blocks running Honeycomb 3.1, with a promise of an update to 3.2. Reportedly that promise has begun to come true today, with the 3.2 update becoming available for download.

Among the new features available, is support for Sony’s Video Unlimited store. This isn’t due for launch until October 10, with the Sony Entertainment  [Read More…]

Google TV reminds us it’s still around; security update coming, Honeycomb later

Google TV

The Google TV Twitter account came alive tonight, giving warning of an impending “minor security update for tomorrow” for some devices. We’ll go out on a limb and guess that’s the Logitech Revue — that only one that actually sold any units, especially after it hit $ 99.

Some Google TV devices will receive a minor security update tomorrow. Stay tuned, a bigger update is headed your way in the weeks  [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…]