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The 1st Gen. Moto G gets Android 5.1

Motorola’s first generation Moto G now is receiving over-the-air updates to Android Lollipop. As with all devices that are updated to 5.1, Material Design and the notifications system seen in

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Motorola rolling out Android 5.1 to 1st and 2nd gen. Moto X

Today, Motorola has announced Android 5.1 for the Moto X and the Moto X (2014), which is rolling out over the air in the upcoming days. As a recap, Android

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T-Mobile users can track Android updates with new website

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

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What is fragmentation and how does it affect me?

Many of you may have read the report by OpenSignal that came out this past August. In it OpenSignal gives a frightening view on just how fragmented the Android ecosystem

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HTC commits to Android L for One series

This year Google I/O was probably the best so far, and also a lot happened this year. Google introduced their latest version of Android, known as the Android L. The

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Sony schedules multiple Xperia Z models for 4.4.2 updates

Sony expects to deliver Android 4.4.2 updates to a number of Xperia Z devices in May, according to new reports. If you head to Sony’s website and click on the

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How do I check to see if there is an Android update?

Maybe you bought your Android handset secondhand. Perhaps you’ve switched devices over time and are returning to your first smartphone. Whatever the case, you want to check to see if

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Motorola answers “Will my device receive an upgrade” with new site

Motorola, in an attempt to be more transparent with its user base, has created a new site dedicated to Android software updates. In a nutshell, the site lets one pick

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Sony issues minor updates to Xperia P, U, go and sola

Sony today announced that minor updates are being deployed to the Xperia P, Xperia U, Xperia go and Xperia sola. Each device is staying with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich,

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Sony outlines Jelly Bean updates for select Xperia models

Sony today confirmed that Android 4.1 Jelly Bean updates are coming to a number of its Xperia models. ¬†According to a post on the company’s blog, the Xperia T, Xperia

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T-Mobile G2 Gets Official Gingerbread, Unofficially

We’ve been waiting on this for quite some time now, but it looks like HTC and T-Mobile finally have that Gingerbread update ready for the G2. Of course, it’s about

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June 30th Thunderbolt Update Brings Gingerbread, Skype

Our friends over at Phandroid have gotten their hands on what appears to be a leaked document from Verzion, and it brings good news for Thunderbolt owners. The Thunderbolt is set to receive an update on June 30th that not only gives users the latest and greatest in the form of Android 2.3.4, but it also includes Skype video chat, which was originally supposed to launch with the device.

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UPDATE: HTC Desire to Get Gingerbread After All!

*UPDATE: HTC have now specified that they¬†will cut “select apps” from the Gingerbread update for the Desire in order to resolve the memory issues; good news or bad? Well, it

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Tuesday Blues: HTC Desire Not Getting Official Gingerbread

It’s a sad day for Desire users, as HTC has announced that they aren’t able to bring any Gingerbread love to their beloved Sense device. You can read a quote from HTC below, but it basically says that there’s not enough ROM on the device to hold both Gingerbread and HTC Sense efficiently.

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Verizon Motorola Xoom Getting 3.1 OTA This Week!

That was fast! Motorola is actually the first out of the gate with this one, which is surprising given their track record with updates. That’s right, the Motorola Xoom will be getting some Android 3.1 love this week via an over-the-air update.