Tag Archive: Update


CREO rolls out first update to the Mark 1 with camera fixes, data manager, and more

CREO has rolled out its first update to the Mark 1. The vendor unveiled the handset on April 13, promising to deliver monthly updates through which the phone “runs like new.” This month’s update is geared at making the camera more responsive, while introducing more functionality to the vendor’s Sense and Echo software-based features. The update comes in at 15MB, and will be rolling out to all Mark 1 users today.

The camera has picked up  [Read More…]

LG 360 CAM has a BIG firmware update

If you’re one of the growing number of folks getting into 360-degree photography and you’re rocking an LG 360 CAM, know this: There’s a hefty firmware update awaiting you.

And this deserves separate mention here not because of what you get in the update — frankly, we don’t know; it just says something about “Android OS update,” which kinda doesn’t make much sense — but because you have to update the LGR105 (that’s its designator) differently than you will the other  [Read More…]

TripIt update adds Android Wear support, slightly refreshed app design

Longtime front runner in the travel app space TripIt is releasing a fresh update to its Android app today that includes Android Wear support. With the latest update, TripIt users will get all of the time-sensitive travel info they need right on their Android Wear watch, from pre-departure flight updates to gate information and onward travel arrangements when you arrive at your destination.

TripIt is also leveraging the always-ready  [Read More…]

Unlocked HTC 10 update is currently rolling out in the U.S.

The HTC 10 in the U.S. is currently being updated. We’ve received an alert on our unlocked unit, which is being bumped up to software version 1.53.617.5. It’s noted in the update alert that this release includes improvements for the camera, Wi-Fi and overall system stability.

The update clocks in at 394.48MB and also includes the May security patch. Have you received the update too? Let us know in the comments and be sure to join  [Read More…]

Verizon starts rolling out its Marshmallow update for the Droid Maxx 2

Verizon is now rolling out its Marshmallow update for the Droid Maxx 2. The update comes in two parts, with the bumping the Maxx 2 to software version 24.64.4.

As for what to expect from the update, of course you’ll get all of Marshmallow’s improvements, including Doze, Now on Tap, and granular app permissions. Verizon also says that the update brings along the “latest security patches.”

The update is only just started rolling out, so it  [Read More…]

Verizon’s Galaxy S7 and S7 edge update makes it easier to tell if your SIM tray isn’t closed and more

Verizon is now pushing out an update for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge which brings a number of new features to the phones. To ensure that the phone remains waterproof at all times, Verizon now displays a pop-up when the SIM tray is not fully closed. Additionally, there are some improvements to managing memory use of individual apps and more.

Verizon notes that some of the changes for both phones include:

This  [Read More…]

Marshmallow update heads out to Xperia Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact in Canada

The update to Android 6.0 Marshmallow is now headed to a few Sony Xperia smartphones across carriers in Canada. All told, the Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact are all now receiving their over-the-air updates.

The update, which also began rolling out in India today, brings the addition of the Doze power-saving feature and Google’s Now on Tap. Additionally, Sony says the update contains the following:

Enhanced privacy settings: Manage and control your application data  [Read More…]

Marshmallow update hitting Xperia Z2, Z3, Z3 Compact, and Z2 Tablet in India

Sony is rolling out the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update to a slew of phones in India, with the Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3, and Xperia Z3 Compact receiving the update. The Xperia Z2 Tablet is also picking up the OTA update, which is now going out to consumers in the country.

In addition to Doze power-saving mode and Now on Tap, the update brings the following:

Enhanced privacy settings: Manage and control your application data permissions All  [Read More…]

Lenovo rolls out Marshmallow update to the Vibe S1 in India

Lenovo has rolled out Marshmallow updates to the K3 Note, A7000, and the Vibe P1 last month, and the vendor is now turning its attention to the Vibe S1. The phone made its debut in the country in November, offering dual front-facing cameras — an 8MP shooter and a 2MP secondary camera that adds depth of field.

After K3 note, A7000, Vibe P1 in the last month, Android 6.0 marshmallow OTA now rolling out for @Lenovo_in  [Read More…]

Big Google Keyboard update brings one-handed mode, layout tweaks and more!

A pretty major update is now rolling out for the Google Keyboard, bringing a load of new tweaks and features, including one-handed mode. And it’s that addition of one-handed mode that is probably the biggest change, allowing you to easily adjust the keyboard for left- or right-handed use in the keyboard’s settings.

Also new in this update is the ability to customize the keyboard height. Thanks to a new option in the settings menu,  [Read More…]