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Apps & OS, Mobile

LG shares list of phones eligible for Android 12 update alongside Android 11 roadmap update

April 12, 2021

Via: GSMArena.com

Despite exiting the smartphone market, LG will continue to offer software updates for some of its devices. Thanks to two listings on LG’s official websites in South Korean and Germany we have the complete list of LG phones eligible for […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Sony’s first Android 11 update is officially underway

December 14, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

You’ve probably grown tired of hearing about Sony’s inability to regain its long-lost mobile industry relevance once every few months, but while it’s typically very hard to commend the quality/price ratio of the company’s Xperia handsets, there is one thing […]


Gadgets, Mobile

Google’s hot new Pixel Buds get a hefty update with Bluetooth fixes and a bunch of cool features

August 21, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Google has been swimming against the tide for far too long by releasing the first Pixel Buds generation with a cord back in 2017 and keeping the outdated wireless headphones around until recently, but now a true wireless model is […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

AT&T rollout means there’s only one US carrier left to update the LG G8 ThinQ to Android 10

February 4, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

The G8 ThinQ is not technically LG’s latest and greatest high-end smartphone, having seen daylight alongside the more impressive V50 ThinQ 5G and several months before the G8X ThinQ was unveiled, but the company still chose the 6.1-inch handset for […]


Apps & OS, Computing, Mobile, Operating Systems

Apple is planning big software updates at WWDC, including iOS Dark Mode and iPad apps on the Mac

May 6, 2019

Via: The Verge

Apple traditionally shows off updates to its iOS, Mac, and smartwatch software at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). This year’s conference begins on June 3rd, and according to a new report from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, the company has a […]


Mobile, Smartphones

The best and worst Android makers for software updates, or why Samsung isn’t that bad

February 1, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

The Verizon, AT&T and Sprint versions of the Galaxy S9 and Note 9 have started receiving their Android 9 Pie update last month, exactly as Samsung promised. The US carrier models are even getting a slice of Pie before the […]


Gadgets, Mobile

Samsung Gear S3 scores hefty software update with improvements across the board

January 21, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung rarely provides software updates for its market-leading smartphones beyond their second birthdays, but even though the company remains unable to rival Apple in terms of global smartwatch sales, the 2016-released Gear S3 hasn’t been forgotten yet. After a teeny-tiny […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Google Fi launches advanced messaging feature for compatible smartphones

January 14, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

RCS (Rich Communications Services) messaging is slowly making its way to more carriers in the United States, replacing the traditional text messaging solution (SMS and MMS). With RCS in Messages, you will be able to share more when you send […]


Mobile, Smartphones

Verizon updates the LG V40 with new camera features

November 19, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

LG’s newest flagship, the V40 ThinQ is getting a couple of camera improvements in the latest software update pushed out by major carrier Verizon. The Big Red has already refreshed the phone’s support page to reflect the new changes and […]


Mobile, Smartphones

Nokia 7 Plus may be the next to receive Android 9.0 Pie update

August 8, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Google announced earlier this week that all devices from third-party handset makers enrolled in the official Android 9.0 Pie beta program will receive the update soon after the Pixels. Since the Essential Phone has already received the update, the only […]