• FlashTool now able to download latest Xperia firmware

    For those who manually download the latest firmware for their Sony Xperia device, FlashTool is already a very familiar program. Paired with XperiFirm which downloads new firmware for Sony Xperia devices, one can easily flash new

    September 2, 2014 • Views: 4207

  • OnePlus One XNPH33R update addresses touchscreen issues

    It’s only been a couple weeks since the last update for the OnePlus One smartphone landed back on August 12. Despite the short time span since the last update, the new update is one that many OnePlus One users have been

    August 22, 2014 • Views: 649

  • Sony Xperia M2 Kitkat update now rolling out

    The firmware update that will push Sony’s midrange beauty – the Xperia M2 – to Android 4.4.2 KitKat is now rolling out, though it has been noted that the update applies to a limited few so far. The Xperia M2 launched in

    August 18, 2014 • Views: 1010

  • ASUS PadFone Infinity, Fonepad Note 6 get their Android 4.4 due

    Better late than never, we always say, so we welcome with open arms the very late arrival of the promised Android 4.4 update for the ASUS PadFone Infinity A80, as well as its descent on ASUS’ stylus-wielding Fonepad Note 6.

    August 14, 2014 • Views: 1061

  • NVIDIA SHIELD Portable gets Wireless Controller support

    NVIDIA is pushing out a firmware update to the SHIELD Portable, the new name of the Android gaming handheld formerly only known as the SHIELD. While this update brings a number of improvements to the overall gaming ecosystem, its

    August 6, 2014 • Views: 1093

  • Download official Xperia firmware with XperiFirm

    With the demise of the Sony Update Service software, it seemed that all Sony Xperia handset users were doomed to use PC Companion, which is now Sony’s only recommended software for getting firmware updates. So it is relatively

    August 4, 2014 • Views: 5039

  • Verizon G Pad 8.3 finally gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

    LG has launched a new batch of G Pad tablets so, for a time, it seemed that its first G Pad was left behind. Fortunately, Verizon is giving the LG G Pad 8.3 some much needed love and attention, finally bringing the tablet’s

    August 1, 2014 • Views: 756

  • Verizon Galaxy S5 update could break root access

    Verizon is rolling out a rather small update for the Samsung Galaxy S5. This maintenance update, which doesn’t upgrade the Android 4.4.2 version to anything more recent, brings a mixed bag of useful fixes and improvements.

    August 1, 2014 • Views: 971

  • HTC One M8 gets 4.4.3 update with some 4.4.4 fixes

    It might sound a bit weird, but the HTC One M8 is only now getting updated to Android 4.4.3. The rollout actually started in the US last week, at least for the unlocked versions, and is finally making its way to Europe. This

    July 30, 2014 • Views: 708

  • Nokia X update gives endangered phone one last hurrah

    Microsoft might have formally closed the doors on its brief Android venture, but it isn’t completely pulling the plug on its already existing Android smartphones. Nokia has just announced an incoming software update for the

    July 29, 2014 • Views: 781