How Microsoft uses AI to ‘run a marathon’ at ‘sprint speed’ to combat cyber criminals

Last year, Microsoft announced that former Amazon cloud executive Charlie Bell would oversee the company’s new security division. It’s been just over 12 months since that announcement, and Bell spoke with Bloomberg about the progress he’s made. Since Bell took the lead of the security division, he’s brought several groups to create a combined security […]

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Stateside Galaxy Note 9 customers can now grab March 2022 security update

Samsung dropped firmware support for the Galaxy S9 series a few days ago, but the company’s other 2018 flagship, i.e., the Galaxy Note 9, still has some life left in it. Unlocked and carrier Galaxy Note 9 models in the United States are now getting a new firmware update with the March 2022 security patch […]

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This Cheetah Robot Taught Itself How to Sprint in a Weird Way

It’s probably for the best that human babies can’t run 9 miles per hour shortly after birth. It takes years of practice to crawl and then walk well, during which time mothers don’t have to worry about their children legging it out of the county. Roboticists don’t have that kind of time to spare, however, […]

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Ex-Sprint dealers sue T-Mobile following Sprint store closures

A new lawsuit has been filed against T-Mobile this week by a group of wireless dealers. Fierce Wireless has seen copies of the suits. Absolute Wireless (South Carolina), Maycom (Florida), Solutions Center (Connecticut), and Wireless Express (Tennessee) all allege that T-Mobile’s merger caused these dealers to shut down as the merger resulted in either Sprint […]

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Galaxy S20 FE US carrier units get the Android 12 One UI 4.0 update

True to the Fan Edition label, the Galaxy S20 FE is enjoying a similar treatment to the rest of the Galaxy S20 flagship series, and it’s getting the latest Android 12 One UI 4.0 update in more regions. After the Exynos variant, it’s now time for Galaxy S20 FE US carrier units to enjoy One […]

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More Galaxy S21 USA carrier variants get updated with One UI 4.0

More carriers in the USA have joined Verizon in releasing the Android 12 (One UI 4.0) firmware update for the Galaxy S21 series. T-Mobile and Sprint are rolling out One UI 4.0 as we speak, but some limitations are in place until next week. The One UI 4.0 update should be available for your Galaxy […]

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Galaxy S21 One UI 4.0 beta program coming to unlocked, Sprint, and T-Mobile users in the US

It was revealed last month that Samsung will begin the One UI 4.0 beta program for the Galaxy S21 series. Yesterday, the company revealed its plans officially via a forum post. Now, the company has revealed that owners of unlocked, Sprint, and T-Mobile versions of the Galaxy S21 can participate in the One UI 4.0 […]

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T-Mobile to shut LTE network by next year, here’s when exactly

T-Mobile’s acquisition of Sprint is a done deal. We’re keeping ourselves updated as a lot of changes are being made. Last year, we noted that more than a dozen devices wouldn’t work with the network by January 2021. As T-Mobile continues to expand, some Sprint subscribers may be affected. By next year, T-Mobile is officially […]

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T-Mobile Shutting Down Sprint’s LTE Network in June 2022

T-Mobile is planning to shut down Sprint’s LTE network on June 30, 2022, T-Mobile confirmed to Light Reading. The shuttering of Sprint’s LTE network is part of an effort to merge the two networks following T-Mobile’s purchase of Sprint. T-Mobile is building a 5G network that uses Sprint spectrum and towers, and it is aiming […]

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July 2021 security update now heading to Sprint’s Galaxy Z Flip

Samsung had started rolling out the July 2021 security update a couple of weeks ago. The new security patch was first released to the Galaxy S10 series, and then it was expanded to the Galaxy Fold, Galaxy S20, Galaxy Note 20, Galaxy Note 10, Galaxy S21, Galaxy A52, and the Galaxy Z Flip 5G. Now, the […]

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T-Mobile brings camera improving June 2021 update to Galaxy S21 series

Unlocked Galaxy S21, S21+, and S21 Ultra units had the honor of getting the June 2021 security update before their carrier-locked counterparts, but the latter are finally beginning to catch up. T-Mobile has started rolling out the latest firmware update for the Galaxy S21 series, and units locked to Sprint are also getting the same […]

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Galaxy S21 unlocked units get critical update in the USA

The Galaxy S21 series first received the June 2021 security update in the last week of May. Samsung then released two more updates to the international variants of the Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and the Galaxy S21 Ultra. One of those updates included camera and performance improvements. Those improvements are now being rolled out to […]

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Galaxy Z Fold 2 gets the June 2021 security update in the US

Samsung started rolling out the June 2021 security update in the last week of May, and the rollout expanded to the Galaxy Z Fold 2 last week. However, only the international variant of the foldable phone had received the software update. The company has now started rolling out the update to carrier variants of the […]

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Galaxy A50’s Sprint variant gets the June 2021 security update

Over the past two years, Samsung has been pretty impressive in updating the software on its Galaxy smartphones and tablets, and the Galaxy A50 has been receiving consistent updates. The international variant of the Galaxy A50 had received the June 2021 security update two weeks ago. Now, the smartphone’s Sprint variant has started getting the […]

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May 2021 security update reaches Galaxy A32 5G in the US

Samsung has improved its software update strategy over the past couple of years. More often than not, the company is usually the first Android OEM to release new security updates to smartphones and tablets. The firm has now released a new software update to the Galaxy A32 5G in the US, two weeks after it […]

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The Galaxy Tab S6 at Sprint is now joining the Android 11 / One UI 3.1 club

Another US carrier is pushing the Android 11-based One UI 3.1 firmware update to the Galaxy Tab S6. The tablet first got the update in March, and Verizon began distributing it earlier in May. Now, the Galaxy Tab S6 at Sprint is receiving a similar treatment as the carrier is rolling out the Android 11 […]

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Sprint’s Galaxy Z Flip 5G finally gets the May 2021 security update

The international version of the Galaxy Z Flip 5G has already received the June 2021 security patch, but not all variants of the foldable phone have been so lucky. The Galaxy Z Flip 5G’s carrier-locked versions in the US have been stuck with the April 2021 security patch. Just one day before the start of […]

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Galaxy Z Fold 2 at Sprint and T-Mobile gets April 2021 security patch

Samsung had released the April 2021 security patch to its flagship foldable smartphone early last month. However, the update was limited to unlocked units of the Galaxy Z Fold 2. A couple of weeks ago, the update made it to the Galaxy Z Fold 2 on Verizon’s network in the US. Now, the same update […]

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Galaxy A51-bound April 2021 security update reaches U.S. shores

The April 2021 Android security update for the Galaxy A51 has reached the United States and is presently rolling out to select variants of the device across the country. More specifically, it’s the model SM-A515U that’s now being updated to a newer, safer Android build. That would be the CDMA version sold by Sprint, though its […]

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Apple More Prominently Highlighting iPhone Trade-In Deals From Carriers

Apple today introduced a new “iPhone Carrier Offers” website in the United States, with the site more prominently highlighting carrier deals offered by AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon. A banner on Apple’s iPhone purchase pages also points out various carrier discounts that are available, with “Special Offers Available” wording also included when choosing a carrier […]

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