Tag Archive: Longer


MOTOACTV update brings longer battery life, other goodies

The MOTOACTV update announced by Motorola earlier this month is now pushing to all 8GB models, with 16GB models set to receieve it “within the next week.” Software version 4.55.76 and 4.56.76 (for the smaller and larger models respectively) bring a big boost in battery life– up to 8 hours of continuous outdoor activity. Also included are screen optimizations, bug fixes, and Multi Sport, which adds the ability to include multiple activites into your total workout. Full list  [Read More…]

Sprint says it’s no longer collecting analytics via Carrier IQ

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Sprint today told Android Central that it is no longer using Carrier IQ to collect diagnostic data from its devices. The statement comes in response to our asking Sprint about an anonymously sourced report on Geek.com under the headline “Sprint orders all OEM’s to strip Carrier IQ from their hardware.” Said Sprint spokeswoman Stephanie Vinge-Walsh:

“That report does not appear to be accurate.”

Vinge-Walsh did go on to tell us that Sprint has  [Read More…]

Google I/O 2012 to be a day longer, moved to June 27-29

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The Android platform has been evolving rapidly, and Google keeps growing with its many services and products. These are two of the main reasons why Google I/O has become one of the biggest events in the tech industry. Last year, tickets sold out in less than an hour, and things are becoming quite difficult for our fellow coders. We definitely expect this Google I/O 2012 to be a huge event as  [Read More…]