Nokia Distributing Belle FP1 to the 701, 700 and 603
Nokia recently made the Nokia Belle Feature Pack 1 to the 701, 700, and 603 Symbian handsets. The update is available for download over the air. The system update adds new widgets for the homescreen, updates the browser, adds Dolby Digital Plus, makes improvements to the notification bar, and bumps the processor clock speed from 1GHz to 1.3GHz. It also delivers performance improvements across many of the system applications. The update is free.
Microsoft Delivers Office Apps to Nokia Belle
Nokia and Microsoft today announced the availability of some Microsoft Office applications to smartphones running Nokia Belle. The first set of apps available include OneNote, Document Connection, Lync, and PowerPoint.
Verizon's Moto Z Droid Scores Security Update
Verizon Wireless has begun distributing a minor system update to the Motorola Moto Z Droid and Moto Z Force Droid. According to the change log, the update applies the most recent security patch (Jan.
Verizon's Moto Z2 Force Scores Android 8 Oreo Upgrade
Verizon Wireless today began rolling out the Android 8 Oreo system update to the Motorola Moto Z2 Force. In addition to the core Oreo features, including notification dots and picture-in-picture, the update makes improvements to productivity, performance, and notifications.
T-Mobile One M9 Scores Modest Update
HTC has made a system update available to the T-Mobile variant of the One M9, and the phone earns some significant improvements with the new code. To start, it gains the camera enhancents given to the international edition earlier this year, as well as the kill switch required by California law.
ZTE's Axon 7 Mini Wins Android 7.1.1
ZTE today began pushing Android 7.1.1 to its Axon 7 Mini smartphone. Like the same update that reached the larger Axon 7 earlier this year, today's update for the Axon 7 Mini adds support for T-Mobile WiFi Calling; a wider selection of gender-balanced emoji and GIFs; performance improvements to Google's Daydream VR; and the latest security patches.