Tag Archive: Updated


The LG V35 on AT&T is now being updated to Android 9 Pie

Good news for the two people that own the phone.

What you need to know Android Pie is rolling out to the AT&T variant of the LG V35. The update weighs in at 1.46GB and comes with the May 2019 security patch. Can I make another joke about how nobody bought this phone?

In between the LG V30 and V40, LG released a weird Frankenstein of a device with the V35 in May 2018. It was essentially  [Read More…]

NVIDIA Shield TV with updated Tegra X1 and Android 9.0 Pie is in the works

It looks like the NVIDIA Shield TV is getting a much-needed refresh.

What you need to know New variant of the NVIDIA Shield TV showed up on the Google Play Developer console. Its codennamed mdarcy and is running Pie. We could see an updated Tegra chipset powering the new device.

The NVIDIA Shield TV hasn’t received much in the way of updates following its launch all tthe way back in 2015, and although NVIDIA rolled out a  [Read More…]

OnePlus 3 and 3T now being updated to Android Pie

The update comes with the April 2019 security patch.

What you need to know Android 9 Pie is rolling out to the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. The update comes with the April 2019 security patch. Also included is Gaming Mode 3.0, Google Lens in the camera app, and more.

Even though Android Q is all the rage right now, there are still plenty of phones out there without Android 9 Pie. Today, two of them are  [Read More…]

Inside Google’s plan to have security patches updated via the Play Store

Google’s next step following the success of Project Treble.

At the beginning of each month, Google updates its monthly Android Security Bulletin and pushes out a security patch to its Pixel phones to ensure they’re as up-to-date and secure as can be. The process is pretty smooth and painless for those Pixel owners, but if you have a phone that’s made by Samsung, LG, Huawei, etc., you can often find yourself waiting a while before the patch  [Read More…]

Microsoft To-Do beta for Android updated with autosave for notes, more

No longer worry about saving your notes.

Microsoft is shipping out another small update to To-Do or Android, bringing a handful of useful features alongside some small bug fixes. One of the biggest features added in the latest version is that To-Do will now automatically save your notes. But you’ll also now be able to add tasks to your “Planned” smart list and more.

Here’s the full rundown of what’s new with the To-Do beta for Android:

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Jaybird goes waterproof with the updated Run XT true wireless headphones

Leave the wires behind.

The true wireless headphone market exploded last year. With the popularity of Apple’s AirPods, and affordable alternatives popping up from the likes of Anker and TaoTronics, tech-forward people were ditching the wires in droves.

Headphone maker Jaybird is no stranger to the market, and today took wraps off its newest entry, the Run XT. An update to its Run predecessor, the sports-focused XT update adds IPX7 waterproofing and new black/flash and storm grey/glacier color options.

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Bang & Olufsen’s updated Beoplay E8 earphones now feature wireless charging

These truly wireless headphones are getting a big update next month.

Everywhere you turn, more and more people are adopting truly wireless headphones. The AirPods are easily the most desired, even for Android users, and eyes have been on Apple lately as people eagerly await an announcement regarding the next edition of its wireless earbuds. In the meantime, it looks as if one company just beat Apple to the punch on one of its potentially upcoming features  [Read More…]

Google Fit updated with breathing exercises and home screen widgets

There are also improvements to the homepage and manually-added workouts.

We’ve really been enjoying Google Fit following its overhaul this past August, and now as we head towards the end of the year, Google’s issuing its first big update since then to add a couple smaller features to flesh the platform out a bit more.

For folks using Google Fit on an Android phone, you’ll soon have access to home screen widgets. These were oddly removed when  [Read More…]

Fitbit Charge 3 updated with Quick Replies for Android users

You can also now see weight and hydration info on the Fitbit Today dashboard.

The Fitbit Charge 3 is the best fitness band Fitbit’s ever released, and thanks to a new software update that’s available for the tracker right now, it’s being made even better.

One of the biggest new features is specific to Android users and allows you to send off Quick Replies to text messages, WhatsApp messages, and more right from your wrist. Similar to  [Read More…]

Microsoft To-Do updated on Android with faster sync, new ‘undo’ option

Microsoft To-Do has added new ways to interact with your tasks and faster syncing on iOS and Android.

Microsoft is taking a small break from its onslaught of major features for its To-Do app, opting instead for some smaller tweaks in the latest updates for mobile devices. Across both iOS and Android, that means you’ll now see To-Do sync a little faster. Meanwhile, each app has received its own slight tweaks to the way you interact with  [Read More…]