Tag Archive: Update


Moto Turbo finally picks up Marshmallow update in India

Motorola has done a commendable job of rolling out quick platform updates to its phones, but a few notable exceptions include the Moto E in select regions and the Moto Turbo. The latter is finally making its way to Marshmallow, with the Android 6.0.1 update now rolling out to users in India.

The update (as spotted by Best Gadgetry) weighs in at 965.2MB, and includes the latest security patch as well as all the features introduced  [Read More…]

There’s still no Easter Egg in Android Nougat Developer Preview 5 [Update: whoa, there is!]

Update: Wow. This one is clever. The Easter Egg here is actually more of a game of sorts. Once you press and hold the “N” logo in the Easter Egg screen to reveal the cat emoji, pull down your notification quick settings, tap “edit” and then move the “easter egg” option up to the settings. It turns into an “empty dish” that you can tap to add things to … and you lure a cat to  [Read More…]

Microsoft rolling out long-awaited Groove Music update for Android

Microsoft is rolling out an update for its Groove Music app for Android. It’s the first such update for the streaming music app since September 2015.

Microsoft outlined what will be included in the update, which will also be available for the iPhone and iPad version:

Significant improvements to product and playback reliability. An Explore view to learn about the most popular songs and new releases from top artists. Faster download of albums  [Read More…]

How to invite anyone to your Hangouts group in the new update

Although Hangouts is one of the less appreciated messaging apps out there, it’s certainly not  a bad one. In fact, Google regularly updates it with new features and fixes. The newest update brings the ability to invite people to your group without having to manually add them, and without having to have them in your

Gear S2 update brings Contacts app, automatic sleep tracking and more

Samsung is currently pushing out a major update for the Gear S2, bringing a number of new features to the watch. The update is available for both the Gear S2 and Gear S2 Classic, bringing the same changes to both. With new additions like automatic sleep tracking, Contacts app, social features and more, you’ll want to grab this update now.

The update (as spotted by SamMobile) brings a number of new features to the Gear S2.  [Read More…]

DomiNations brings some of history’s greatest figures to battle in latest update

Great leaders of history are at the center of the latest update to hit popular mobile strategy game DomiNations. Now you’ll be able to tap the minds of historical figures like Leonardo DaVinci and Sultan Saladin at your university in order to unlock new skills for your civilization and more.

Here’s a quick look at all that’s new in the Great Leaders update for DomiNations:

Expand your civilization’s skills at the University with the help of  [Read More…]

Google Play update hits Pixel 2015 and Acer R11 Chromebooks

We’re hearing reports that the Pixel 2015 and Acer R11 Chromebooks have a Dev channel update that brings support for Android apps and the Google Play Store. The two devices will join the ASUS Chromebook Flip as part of the testing platform to get the stable channel of Chrome OS ready for the Play Store. When the program comes out of beta, many current and future Chromebooks will be able to install and run your favorite Android  [Read More…]

AT&T pushes Marshmallow update to BlackBerry Priv

AT&T is now rolling out Android 6.0 Marshmallow to the BlackBerry Priv. While the update has been available to unlocked Priv’s for a while now, and even hit the T-Mobile variant in mid-June, it’s good to see it landing for the AT&T model.

From AT&T:

Effective July 13, 2016, AT&T released a software update for the PRIV™ by BlackBerry® (STV100-1). You can download the update via Firmware Over The Air (FOTA). A Wi-Fi connection is required.

Once  [Read More…]

Latest Pokémon Go update lets trainers catch ’em all on the Android Nougat preview

Those who have been enjoying the Android Nougat preview have felt left out in the Pokémon Go launch aftermath. This is due to the super-popular title failing to work as intended on the beta program. Thankfully, an update has now been released to address this issue. You’ll no longer have to downgrade your smartphone to Android 6.x to head out the front door and catch ’em all.

This latest release bumped Pokémon Go up to version  [Read More…]

Google’s latest update for Hangouts lets you record and send video messages

Google has begun rolling out an update on the Play Store for the company’s Hangouts app, which is said to add support for recording and firing off video messages. According to Phandroid, the update will bump the app up to version 11, adding the ability for up to a minute of video to be recorded in a conversation.

With the update installed, you’ll be able to fire out video files to contacts, ideal if you wish  [Read More…]