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Android Apps

Sprint HTC EVO 4G LTE update fixes Google Wallet problem and squashes various other bugs

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The HTC EVO 4G LTE has had a few hiccups since the device launched in May, he most notable being a non-functioning Google Wallet. Users had trouble using their phones to make payments or access their reward infor…

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Android

Sony Ericsson: All 2011 Xperia Android models will receive Android 4.0 in 2012

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If you own a Sony Ericsson Xperia Android smartphone that launched in 2011, then you will definitely be pleased to know that Sony Ericsson plans to upgrade to Android Ice Cream Sandwich in the coming year.  Abou…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Ericsson promises Ice Cream Sandwich for all 2011 Xperia phones

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Just a day after Google announced that it was releasing the Ice Cream Sandwich source code, Sony Ericsson confirmed that it will bring the latest version of Android to its entire 2011 Xperia portfolio. All Sony…

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Firmware updates

Will the LG Optimus 2X, G2X, or Optimus 3D get ICS? LG says the jury’s still out

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You know what’s not a good idea? Sitting on your thumbs and not anticipating a storm of questions that are sure to pour in once people start wondering if your flagship device will get update to the latest ve…

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Android

I’m waiting for the next Nexus (and here’s why) [Editorial]

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It seems like there are rumors, releases, and details every day about a new device from this manufacturer or that carrier. I know that I read more every day about the next “big phone,” or the greates…

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Android

Honeycomb update for Notion Ink Adam in the works

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It is amazing what Notion Ink has done over the past year. Introducing and showing off a “dream tablet” running a customized version of Android and then actually bringing the thing to market. It…

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Android Apps

Google updates their mobile Weather site, feels more ‘appish’

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Today, Google announced via their Google Mobile Blog that they have just updated their mobile Weather search page. The update is definitely a refinement to the former weather search page and makes Google mobi…

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Firmware updates

Android 2.2.1 update for Samsung Galaxy S now rolling out via Kies

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There should now be a firmware upgrade available for the Samsung Galaxy S, which will take the device to Android 2.2.1. Users can upgrade their devices via Samsung’s desktop application Kies. The 2.2.1 upgrad…

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T-Mobile

MyTouch 3G special editions promised Froyo upgrade from T-Mobile

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You know, we have heard for months at how “fragmented” Android has become and it is no surprise that this is the case when carriers don’t upgrade the entire line of their devices, whether the…

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Samsung

Samsung easily sells 10 million phones. Updating those phones? Not so easy.

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The Samsung Galaxy S is an unquestioned success, selling more than 10 million units worldwide. Samsung sold more than 4 million units in North America, 2.5 million in Europe, and 2 million in its home market of S…

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Samsung Nexus S

Nexus S receives first OTA update — use a trick to update now

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All lucky official Gingerbread users out there will see an update to their shiny new Nexus S’s. Don’t expect too much though as the update is only a small 1.9MB. It looks like the update fixes a few bu…

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Firmware updates

When will T-Mobile myTouch get Android 2.2 Froyo update? Tomorrow!

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Hey, there, myTouch owner. Almost didn’t see you there. Though I may have forgotten you (no, just kidding), T-Mobile USA hasn’t. The Magenta clan will finally deliver Android 2.2 to its original…

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Samsung

T-Mobile says don’t install Kies update for Samsung Vibrant

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People who own the T-Mobile Vibrant have grown impatient for Samsung and T-Mobile to distribute a fix for the device’s poor GPS capabilities. Yesterday, many took matters into their own hands and insta…

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Motorola

DROID X Froyo update plagued with audio problems?

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This week we have seen a bunch of small and large updates for current Android phones. One of the big ones was the Froyo update on the DROID X this week. Instead of the usual slow roll-out that Verizon has taken befor…

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HTC

HTC EVO 4G update removes 30FPS cap and fixes other bugs

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Remember when I questioned whether people really care about a 30FPS cap on the HTC EVO? Though I didn’t care and expressed doubts that most people would, the people have spoken and they don’t want a…

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