Tag archive for ‘Android’
By Valid Mesic On Friday, August 7th, 2015

LG commits to monthly Android security updates

Earlier in the week, Samsung said that some of its lineup would begin receiving monthly, security-focused updates following the release of patches for the Stagefright exploit. Soon after, Google confirmed the More...

By Valid Mesic On Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Microsoft Releases Standalone Android Emulator With Easy Instructions To Use It With Android Studio And Eclipse With ADT

Microsoft surprised Android developers last year with the launch of a brand new emulator designed for performance and features that aren’t available anywhere else. While the initial Preview release only included More...

By Valid Mesic On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Sony begins Android 5.1 rollout to Xperia Z2 and Z3 series smartphones and tablets

If you own a Sony Xperia Z2 or Z3 series smartphone or tablet, you’re in for a sweet treat. Sony has announced that it has begun rolling out Android 5.1 to its Xperia Z3 and Z2 series of smartphones and More...

By Valid Mesic On Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

AT&T Halts Android 5.1 Update For The First-Gen Moto X, Reasons Unknown

AT&T approved the Android 5.1 update for the first-gen Moto X {XT1058) on July 7th, but yesterday the carrier decided to halt the update. AT&T is calling this a “temporary” suspension, but isn’t More...

By Valid Mesic On Saturday, July 18th, 2015

Top 10 Android app updates this week: SoundCloud, Pushbullet

Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find More...

By Valid Mesic On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Download: Android M Developer Preview 2 OTA Updates

The Android M Developer Preview has already received its first update following Google’s promise to issue monthly deltas following Google I/O 2015, and OTA updates are already hitting devices running Preview The More...

By Valid Mesic On Saturday, July 11th, 2015

Beam directions from desktop Google Maps to your Android phone or tablet

Good news, friends! It’s now super easy to send location information, complete with directions, from Google Maps on your desktop to your phone or tablet. When you select a location on desktop Google Maps, a “Send More...

By Valid Mesic On Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5′s Android 5.0 update is underway

Looks like that rumor that claimed that the Galaxy S5 would begin getting Android 5.0 in December was spot on. The Samsung Galaxy S5 with the model number SM-G900F is now receiving its over the air update to Android More...

By Valid Mesic On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Google’s Got a Great New Calendar App for Android and (Eventually) iOS

Now that Android 5.0 Lollipop has officially rolled out, we’re all getting our first look at what is an awesome littl… Gizmodo  More...

By Valid Mesic On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

HTC Desire 510 aims to offer Android 4.4 and LTE connectivity on the cheap

The HTC Desire family’s got a new member, and its goal is to offer 4G LTE connectivity on the cheap. The HTC Desire 510 features a design similar to other recent Desire devices, like the 816 and 610, but it lacks More...