AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note 4 finally getting Android 5.0 Lollipop

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Weighing in at 1.16GB, the update to bring Android 5.0 Lollipop to your Note 4 on AT&T is now rolling out. It may take a few days for it to trickle out to all devices, but be patient and keep spamming that ‘check for update’ button to see if you can join the Lollipop group. ...

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T-Mobile users can track Android updates with new website

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T-Mobile customers worried about receiving the latest version of Android can now track the status in an official capacity. A newly launched Software Updates page helps subscribers pin down the update for their respective device. Broken into three categories, the tool lets interested parties see ...

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Xposed Framework for Lollipop released [alpha build]

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Customization is one of the key features of the entire Android ecosystem. The way that user’s are empowered to change their own environments, within the bounds of a given Android powered device, has been crucial to Android’s overall adoption rate. Historically custom ROMS were needed to ...

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Xposed Framework for Android 5.0 Lollipop coming very soon

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For those holding onto KitKat to make use of the Xposed Framework and avoiding upgrading to Lollipop will be pleased to learn that the developer has indicated it should be ready very soon. Over in the XDA thread, the developer has managed to get Xposed running on a Nexus 5 with Android ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop soon expected for multiple Sprint devices

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This is some great news for Sprint customers out there. A few of HTC, LG, and Samsung’s most popular devices are receiving updates for Android 5.0 Lollipop on the network. The update for the HTC One M7 was confirmed via Twitter by Mo, the Vice President of Product Management at HTC. Its ...

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Paranoid Android is back to taste Lollipop

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The Paranoid Android team is back with a post on their Google+ page after a long absence since Android 5.0 was debuted. Their #WeAreBackBaby Edition is the nickname for their PA 5.0 Alpha 1 build and is a custom ROM based off of Android 5.0.2 and comes with some subtle but helpful changes, ...

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LG’s Optimus UI vs. Vanilla Android

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When I received my first Android smartphone about six years ago, I remember how much I desired stock Android on my HTC Droid Eris. I badly wanted to root my device, but as a young teenager at the time, I thought it would have been better to not risk bricking a phone I wasn’t paying... Read More

HTC One M8 Android 5.0 Lollipop rolling out to European devices

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European HTC One M8’s can rejoice in the fact that they should be receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop imminently. HTC senior communications manager Jeff Gordon took to Twitter earlier today: HTC One (M8) owners in Europe, have a sweet tooth this morning? Check your software updates! — ...

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LG says Android 5.0 Lollipop coming soon to G3

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LG G3 users get ready for because your time is almost here; Android 5.0 Lollipop is coming to your device very soon. The company took to Twitter to greet LG G3 owners with the news that the update will be “coming soon” to their device. Introducing Lollipop: a sweet treat for your ...

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Reasons to upgrade to Android 5.0 Lollipop

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In the world of technological innovation, its course is often defined by the actions of leading brands. In the face of intense market competition and driven by the desire to dominate a specific market sector, companies invest heavily in the development of new technology and improvement that ...

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Polaroid L series tablets to run as low as $100

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Polaroid last week announced its upcoming budget-friendly “L” line of tablets set for launch this spring. Slated to sell in 7-inch (L7) and 10-inch (L10) sizes, the duo run Android 5.0 Lollipop and feature quad-core processors. The full set of specifications is not yet clear though ...

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OnePlus releases alpha build of its own custom ROM

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OnePlus’s New Year gift to its users is an Android 5.0 Lollipop based custom ROM, the alpha version of which was released on Wednesday.  The custom ROM that has been in development for some time currently provides a stock-Android experience to users, but it will eventually be customizable. ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop begins rolling out for Moto X (2014) owners in the UK

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Are you a Moto X (2014) owner in the UK? Then you’ve got an early Christmas treat coming your way in the form of Android 5.0 Lollipop hitting your device. If you’ve not received the update already, then you can try and manually trigger it by hitting ‘Check for Updates’ ...

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Android 5.0.1 Lollipop on Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

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On December 19, SamMobiles revealed a preview of Android 5.0.1 Lollipop on the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. The Note Edge is Samsung’s first phone to have a curve-edged display. In this case, the edge is on the right side of the device and acts as a panel for apps and tasks. Touchwiz is ...

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Sony will soon rollout Android Lollipop for Xperia Z3 and Z2

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Sony have taken to Twitter to clarify the situation around when their latest flagship Z3 device and the earlier Xperia Z2 will receive Android 5.0 Lollipop. According to Sony, the Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z2 will begin to see Android 5.0 Lollipop beginning early 2015. @SamTomelleri We’ll start the ...

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