Huawei Launched P8 Lite for U.S. Market
Jun03

Huawei Launched P8 Lite for U.S. Market

Huawei has raised the curtain a smartphone that will be launched in the United States, something the company has rarely done in the past. The device was announced at an event in the U.S. today and is the Huawei P8 Lite, a handset that has already been released in Asian markets, although there is one minor difference between that and the U.S. model. At the start of this year, the Chinese giant announced that it would be launching...

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Nintendo Will Not Include Android on New Console
Jun03

Nintendo Will Not Include Android on New Console

Earlier in the week there were reports that Nintendo is working on a new games console that will run Google’s Android platform. It all seemed a bit too convenient for us, especially as Nintendo is a company known for working alone. And so it proved as the company (through a spokesperson) told the Wall Street Journal that “there is no truth to those reports”. Sure, a tech company saying one thing and doing the exact opposite is not...

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Rogers Upgrading Moto G LTE to Android 5.1 in June
Jun01

Rogers Upgrading Moto G LTE to Android 5.1 in June

Canada based network Rogers will be updating the first gen Moto G LTE directly to Android 5.1 sometime during June. The information was leaked on a company list showing that the LG G3 and the original Moto X will be getting Android 5.0.2 Lollipop during the coming month too. As for the Moto G LTE, it is currently still back on Android 4.4.4 KitKat (which actually feels very old post Android M announcement), but the device will miss...

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HTC One M9 and One M9+ Getting Android M
May29

HTC One M9 and One M9+ Getting Android M

A year ago, Google raised the curtain on Android L (Lollipop) during its I/O developer conference and shortly after HTC said its high end smartphones would be getting the software when it launched (six months later). A similar story played out this year because minutes after Google announced Android M at I/O 2015, HTC was back to say that two of its flagships will be getting the update when it lands (third quarter of this year). Jeff...

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Motorola Moto X and Moto E LTE Receive Android 5.1 with U.S. Cellular
May28

Motorola Moto X and Moto E LTE Receive Android 5.1 with U.S. Cellular

Motorola's concise dealing with Android Lollipop has meant a large number of the company’s portfolio is rocking the newest Android build. Indeed, many of Motorola’s handsets are making their way to Android 5.1, such as the U.S. Cellular versions of the second gen Moto X and the Moto E LTE. The Moto X is receiving software version LPE23.32-21 while the 4G packing Moto E gets software version LPI23.29-15. As we write, both devices are...

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Google Launching Android M Tomorrow, Following Yearly Launch Cycle
May28

Google Launching Android M Tomorrow, Following Yearly Launch Cycle

Google’s I/O developer conference will get underway tomorrow and top of the agenda will be the first official details about Android M, the next version of Google's mobile platform. I/O will be the place where Google announces the software, with Android M set to launch to devices later in the year. That will only be one year after the launch of Android 5.0 Lollipop, and Google says that yearly Android launches are something we should...

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