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Samsung Says Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich Update Coming Q1 2012

Samsung has cemented its plans for its upcoming roll-out of Ice Cream Sandwich and as expected, it’s landing on all top-shelf Android devices. This includes the GALAXY S II, GALAXY S II LTE, GALAXY Note, GALAXY R, GALAXY Tab 10.1, GALAXY Tab 8.9, GALAXY Tab 7.7, and GALAXY Tab 7.0 Plus. That is an international list, of course. For those of us using devices listed above, we’re likely to … [read full article]

New Software Update Incoming For The myTouch 4G Slide

Not to be outdone by its myTouch counterpart, the myTouch 4G Slide is also scheduled for a software update beginning tomorrow, December 20th and continuing as an OTA rollout through January 16th. The update will bring the following improvements and bug fixes: Google security fix Improvements to Wi-Fi Calling Improvements to Genius Button Improvements to Netflix app experience If you want to see if the update is already available without waiting … [read full article]

myTouch 4G Software Update Begins On December 20th

We’re a little puzzled by the December 20th start date for a new software for the myTouch 4G as we’ve heard of myTouch 4G owners receiving an update since the middle of last week. While we attempt to sort that out, this “new” update begins tomorrow and will continue as an OTA roll-out through January 23rd and brings the following improvements: Google security update Turning off CMAS Locate GPS Fast dormancy Hotmail … [read full article]

T-Mobile Posts Full Breakdown For HTC Amaze 4G Update, Wi-Fi Calling Is A Go

Word came early this morning from Twitter that the HTC Amaze 4G had a software update ready and waiting…it included Wi-Fi calling. Hallelujah. Now we have word T-Mobile posted a complete breakdown on the update via their support forums and it says in no uncertain terms, “IMS Wi-Fi Calling” as a new feature. Hallelujah x2. The complete list for software version 1.43.531.3: New Features IMS Wi-Fi Calling Google Music Improvements Improvements … [read full article]

HTC Sensation 4G Update Incoming, Hi There Bug Fixes

Users of the HTC Sensation 4G should be on the lookout for a new software update that will help improve device performance and stability. Oh how we do love updates that help our phones perform better. T-Mobile began pushing out the update yesterday and a staggered rollout will continue through January 15th. If you want the update now, you can try to push it manually by pressing Menu > About phone > … [read full article]

T-Mobile Restarts Gingerbread Rollout For T-Mobile G2x

T-Mobile is kicking off another round of Android 2.3 Gingerbread updates for T-Mobile G2x buyers, likely for those people that missed it the first time or purchased the phone without receiving the update. Gingerbread for the G2x brings about the usual list of Android 2.3 additions including improved battery life, improved front-facing camera options when using Qik, improved disabling of Car Home and helps address those nasty unexpected reboots. Any G2x … [read full article]

LG Confirms Ice Cream Sandwich For International Smartphones, No Word On US Based Variants

LG took to Facebook this morning and announced that four of its smartphones will receive the update to Ice Cream Sandwich. The top four devices just so happen to be LG’s top four smartphones in the form of the Optimus 2X, Optimus Black, Optimus 3D and Optimus LTE. While the timing for the upgrade schedule has yet to be determined, the moment we caught this we wondered what about their US handsets? With … [read full article]

HTC HD7 Windows Phone Software Update Brings Internet Sharing

T-Mobile HTC HD7 Windows Phone 7 owners take not as a recent update has turned on the internet sharing feature allowing your phone to become a mobile hotspot. We believe the update began as early as yesterday and like most rollouts, could be staggered for the next few days. The introduction of internet sharing has not brought word from the Magenta mothership as to what if any changes must be made … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S 4G Upgraded To Android 2.3 Gingerbread

T-Mobile has just released a long-awaited software update for the Galaxy S 4G. The update brings Android 2.3 software version T959VUVKJ6 Gingerbread to the smartphone. Of course this update includes various improvements such as a Google Security Patch and Camera and Wi-Fi enhancements. For Galaxy S 4G owners looking to receive the update, you must install the upgrade through Samsung Kies Mini Software. You’ll find the steps to perform the upgrade at … [read full article]

T-Mobile Sidekick 4G Software Update Rolling Out Now

T-Mobile Sidekick 4G customers should be on the lookout for a new software update that kicked off yesterday and will last through December 15th. It’s a minor bug fix update but any and all updates are welcome. The new update features the following improvements: Ability to turn off optical trackpad Improved device stability Improved performance of DriveSmart over Bluetooth That’s all for the update, Ice Cream Sandwich it isn’t but we’ll take … [read full article]