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Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Note Receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop
By Luke Jones on Monday May 04, 2015

Today seems to be the day of companies deciding not to update handsets to Android 5.0 Lollipop. After HTC's shock news that it will not upgrade the barely year old HTC One Mini 2, Samsung is apparently not going to update the Galaxy Note 2. Samsung Gulf (the Persian Gulf wing of the company) said on Facebook said in no uncertain terms that the phablet handset will not be getting Android Lollipop.

Verizon Updating Samsung Galaxy S4 to Android Lollipop
By Luke Jones on Wednesday April 29, 2015

AT&T has already started rolling out its update for the Samsung Galaxy S4 to Android 5.0 Lollipop and now the company?s big rival Verizon is also readying its upgrade. The largest carrier in the United States will start updating Samsung's two year old flagship soon, with the software rolling out in stages in the coming days and weeks.

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Gets Android Lollipop 5.0.1
By Luke Jones on Monday April 27, 2015

If you are toting the fantastic Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on T-Mobile in the United States then you are about to get Android 5.0.1 Lollipop, if you have not already. The Magenta Network is rolling out the new update for Sammy's phablet flagship now, bringing the handset up to speed in terms of software.

First Gen Motorola X Android 5.1 Changelist
By Luke Jones on Wednesday April 22, 2015

Motorola confirmed earlier in the month that its first generation Moto smartphones (Moto X and Moto G) would be skipping the Android 5.0 update and moving straight from 4.4.4 KitKat to Lollipop 5.1. That roll out is expected soon, especially now a changelist for the Android 5.1 running on the first generation Moto X showed up today.

No More YouTube App for iPhones Below iOS 7
By Luke Jones on Wednesday April 22, 2015

While the smartphone world operates in an upgrade culture, there are still plenty of people rocking older handsets. This is even true with Apple's iPhone. Sure, the company has huge adoption rates to new builds of its software, but there are still some 100 million iPads and iPhones on less than iOS 7, which means the iPad 1, and everything before the iPhone 4s.

Cyanogen 12 Roll Out Delayed for OnePlus One
By Luke Jones on Tuesday April 21, 2015

Those rocking the OnePlus One flagship killer have been expecting a software update to Cyanogen 12 for their smartphones. However, the upgrade has now been pulled, at least for the time being as the patch has been halted. Not to worry though, OnePlus says this is not a negative decision such as the phone bricking or software problems.

Verizon Updating Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to Android Lollipop
By Luke Jones on Thursday April 16, 2015

Verizon has started updating its version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to Android 5.0 Lollipop today, with the upgrade arriving via an over the air update. The handset is now a generation old with the launch of the Galaxy Note 4 last September, but is still a potent phablet and will make the most of the various changes that come with Android Lollipop.

Nexus 4 Receiving Android 5.1 Lollipop Now
By Luke Jones on Tuesday April 14, 2015

We find it pretty impressive that Google updated the Nexus 4 to Android 5.0 Lollipop back in November, after-all the handset is nearly three years old. Of course, one of the perks of the stock Android Nexus smartphones is that they are Google's babies and always first in line for new Android builds. The same goes for the Android 5.1 Lollipop roll out, which is now making its way to the aging LG built Nexus 4.

Android 5.1 Causing Nexus 5 Camera App Issues
By Luke Jones on Tuesday April 14, 2015

It seems Android 5.1 Lollipop is subjecting Nexus devices to a reign of terror at the moment. We have already heard about the update actually bricking some Nexus 7 tablets, and it seems the 5.1 software build is now causing camera problems for those rocking the Nexus 5 smartphone.

Verizon LG G3 Receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop Now
By Luke Jones on Monday April 13, 2015

The Verizon variant of the LG G3 flagship smartphone is now getting its upgrade to Android 5.0 Lollipop, bringing the device up to date with the latest major Android build. The G3 has been receiving its update worldwide in recent weeks, but Big Red, the largest carrier in the United States, is only know getting around to the bump.