Android 4.0.4 Update for Verizon Galaxy Nexus Imminent
Verizon Wireless has posted documentation to the support site for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus detailing the Android 4.0.4 system update. These documents generally appear just prior to the update's availability. According to the documentation, the update brings with it a significant number of bug fixes and feature enhancements. Some of them include fixes to a text messaging bug, better Wi-Fi responsiveness, improved call audio, and fewer display freezes and device crashes. The update will also improve the performance of the camera. Verizon hasn't said when it will distribute the system update.
Comcast Details Mobile Phone Service as Xfinity Mobile
Comcast today revealed details of its forthcoming Xfinity Mobile phone service. The company will use Verizon's 4G LTE network for the service, using an existing MVNO agreement.
Galaxy S8 to Cost $750, S8+ to Cost $850: Carriers Share Launch Details
Samsung's new Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones will cost $750 and $850, respectively. The phones share almost all features other than size and both ship with 64 GB of internal storage.
Verizon Pushing Security Update to Pixel and Pixel XL
Verizon Wireless today detailed a system update for its variants of the Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones. The update primarily installs the latest security patches from Google, but also includes a number of software tweaks to improve performance.
Google Pushing Small Update to Android N Beta
Google is delivering an over-the-air update to handsets running the beta of Android N. The update is available to the Nexus 6P and 5X phones at the moment, as well as the Nexus 9 tablet.
Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S5, Note 4 Gain Marshmallow
Verizon Wireless has begun pushing Android 6.0 Marshmallow to the Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 4 smartphones. The update delivers core features from Marshmallow, such as Now On Tap for contextually relevant search, Doze for better power management, and expanded permissions for more explicit control over apps.
and still not give us the option of uninstalling it.