News tagged: Software Updates
The Chinese company Xiaomi recently launched its latest operating system, the MIUI 9, which is based on the Android 7.0 Nougat. As the global ROM started rolling out, the company has officially released a list of devices that will stop receiving updates after MIUI 9.
Samsung's last generation flagship smartphone has just received the Value Pack software update. This means that Gear S3 owners can now enjoy the Tizen 3.0 operating system, which brings plenty of new features and more user-friendly widgets.The update is available for everyone to
We have all been aware of Microsoft's move with Windows 10, forcing users to upgrade to the latest operating system. After a few weeks, Microsoft changed the upgrade process and let users decide whether they want to upgrade, but the damage was already done.
Following a number of reports by owners of iPhone X devices about unresponsive display in cold weather, Apple has issued a new software update that should fix the issue. Affected users noted that display is freezing up when suddenly taken outside into cold environments, before
Sony has been busy lately with a software update as it has released several fixes over the last few weeks. Today, the company has finally fixed the image distortion bug that has been causing problems to Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 smartphone owners. This update comes
Google Pixel 2 XL smartphone was recently updated with the "pinch-to-zoom" gesture, which cropped 16:9 video to fit the 18:9 display. Since Pixel 2 XL isn't the only smartphone with 18:9 or 18.5:9 display, Google is now rolling out the same feature to a few other devices.
While HTC was one of the first companies to confirm which phones will get Google's next mobile operating, the company has only now released its first Oreo update. Owners of the HTC U11 can now download Android 8.0 Oreo update for their phones.The official changelog mentions
With each new version, internet browsers are becoming better, but those improvements are not so drastic to be visible to naked eye. However, the latest update from Mozilla is one of the biggest updates to the Firefox browser in years. Firefox 57 Quantum is expected
While smartphone manufacturers have started offering 32 GB storage as a base in entry-level smartphones, with at least 64 GB in flagship phones, there is still need for more storage. One of the ways to give users more storage space is to clear space for application updates, new
Google's latest Pixel smartphones are having various software issues, but they are not alone. Owners of the expensive iPhone X are now reporting the issues with the OLED display, which is becoming unresponsive at low temperatures. Apparently the display stops detecting touches in
A few weeks after launching the Android 8.0 Oreo beta test program for Nokia 8 smartphone, HMD Global has now announced on its official Twitter page that the beta testing is now done and that the update will start rolling out very soon. The company didn't provide exact
Essential is among first to release Google's latest Android security patch. Available as build version NMJ32F, the update is only 57 in size and as we said brings Android fixes for the month of November. Aside from that, Essential has also done some improvements.
Addressing a complaint from some users about the way the Pixel 2 XL's display appears, Google has released a software update that adds a saturated color option. The same update also includes a fix for the "faint clicking noise" reported by some Pixel 2 device owners.
Late last month, Samsung officially launched the two latest gadgets around the world - the Gear Sport smartwatch and IconX wireless earbuds. Alongside releasing new software update for Galaxy S8 and Note 8 lineups, the South Korean has also released a new firmware update for
Samsung is now rolling out a new software update to Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ and Note 8 users that brings a new functionality to the Bixby button. If you were expecting that Samsung would finally enable customization of the button, we have to disappoint you.
Following the release of iOS 11.1, the Cupertino-based company has also launched other versions of its software, including watchOS 4.1, macOS High Sierra 10.13.1 and tvOS 11.1. The two latter updates don't come with tons of new improvements, unlike the watchOS 4.1.
Earlier this month, NVIDIA confirmed that it has no plans on releasing Android 8.0 Oreo update for Shield Tablet and Tablet K1. That doesn't mean there won't be any new update. In fact, the company has just released a Shield Experience 6.1 update to its Android TV devices.
Essential had a rough start as the launch of its first smartphone had been delayed for a few weeks. Now, the company has started working on new software updates that should improve the Essential PH-1 handset and is now rolling out an update to the phone.
Early owners of Google's latest Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones have been experiencing various issues, which will all be fixed in the coming update. While those are all software-related issues, the phones also suffer from the well-known OLED display issue - burn-in.
Sony has been working on a new touchscreen project for a few years now that was only recently launched in the United States. The Xperia Touch is available in the US from the Amazon, the Sony Square display room in New York and select T-Mobile stores in Chicago, Los Angeles and