Tag Archives: update

Google Photos update tweaks interface to put focus on album, device folders

If you’re a regular user of Google Photos (and if you’re not, you should be), don’t freak out if things are arranged a little differently when you fire up the app today. A new update rolling out to users brings some interface and layout tweaks, but the most interesting stuff is hidden deep in the code. GreenbotThe album view in ... Read More »

BlackBerry Priv starts getting February security update

BlackBerry has started rolling out a new update to its Priv smartphone. It’s a security update that brings along Android fixes for the month of February – the Android security patch level shows ‘5 February 2017’. As is usually the case with OTA roll outs, it may take some time for the update notification to pop up on your device’s ... Read More »

10 Windows 10 interface changes coming in the Creators Update

The next major upgrade for Windows 10, dubbed the Creators Update, will be released in April. It will add new programs for creating content (like new music composing and painting apps), but there will be many additions addressing the ways you interact with the core OS itself. Here are the most noteworthy, based on what’s we’ve seen in the Insider ... Read More »

European roll out of HTC 10 Nougat update resumes

Less than a couple of weeks after it was halted due to bugs, the European roll out of the HTC 10 Nougat update has resumed – the update is currently hitting units in the UK. Arriving as software version 2.41.401.3 and weighing in at 1.17 GB, the update – aside from Android 7.0 – also brings along latest security patches ... Read More »

January security update starts hitting Sony Xperia X and X Compact

Sony has started pushing out a new update to its Xperia X and X Compact smartphones (all variants). Arriving as build number 34.2.A.0.292, the update brings along Android security fixes for the month of January. Aside from the latest security patch, it isn’t known what other changes (if any) are included in the update. In case you missed, the Xperia ... Read More »

Asus stops ZenFone 3 Android Nougat update rollout

Asus started rolling out the Nougat 7.0 update for the Zenfone 3 in the Philippines last week and a global update was going to follow soon. Apparently some bugs appeared when people started applying it so the company has suspended the campaign until it addresses thee issues. Asus Philippines directly confirmed that the update is on hold, but without officially ... Read More »

New update rolling out to Asus Zenfone Max

Asus has started pushing out a new update to its Zenfone Max smartphone. Arriving as version 13.8.26.80 and currently hitting units in India, the update brings only a handful of changes, including fix for the LTE mobile data ‘random disconnection’ issue. In addition, the new firmware also includes updates to several apps. And finally the phone also gains support for ... Read More »

Asus Zenfone 3 receives Android 7.0 Nougat update

Asus Zenfone 3 owners, it’s time to update your beloved device to Android 7.0 Nougat. Asus is ready with the software update and it’s available in the Philippines, but will surely spread to more countries in the coming hours and days. The Android 7.0 Nougat update adds the Multiwindow support for launching two apps at the same time. Battery life ... Read More »

Motorola Moto Z starts receiving Nougat update in China

The Motorola Moto Z has started receiving a new update in China. Arriving as build version NCC25.106-11, the update brings along Android 7.0 Nougat. This comes well over a month after the company officially announced the global roll out of the update. For those who aren’t aware, the update makes the device compatible with Google’s Android-powered VR platform Daydream. Given ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S5 on Sprint gets December security update

Sprint has started rolling out a new update to Samsung Galaxy S5 units on its network. Arriving as build version G900PVPU3CPL2 and weighing in at around 237MB, the update includes Android security fixes for the month of December. The carrier is yet to update the Galaxy S5 software update page on its website, so it’s currently difficult to say what ... Read More »