Galaxy Z Fold 6 will get seven years of OS updates, and water is wet

Ever since Samsung announced that the Galaxy S24 series will be getting Android and One UI updates for seven years, people have been left wondering what other Galaxy devices will get the luxury of such insane after-sales software support. The answer, unfortunately, was not the one fans wanted: Samsung has confirmed that no Galaxy smartphone […]

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Apple Updates Internal ‘Unreleased Products’ Document Amid Rumors of New iPads and Macs

Apple today updated an internal support document about “unannounced or unreleased products,” according to a proven source familiar with the matter. The update comes amid rumors that Apple is planning to release new iPads and Macs soon, although there is no guarantee that these things are directly related, and coincidences happen. The document informs Apple […]

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Xiaomi releases roadmap for HyperOS updates in H1 2024

Following the global debut of the Xiaomi 14 and 14 Ultra at MWC, we got a detailed release schedule for HyperOS. As expected, Xiaomi’s new operating system based on Android Open Source Project (AOSP) and Xiaomi’s own Vela IoT platform will debut on the brand new Xiaomi 14 series, Pad 6S Pro, Watch S3 and […]

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Will Samsung have to adopt Android’s seamless updates feature soon?

Back in 2016, Google introduced seamless updates to Android, a feature that allows a new software update to be installed in the background instead of requiring a reboot and locking the user out from using the device during the update process. Seamless updates work by installing an update to a secondary system partition instead of […]

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Galaxy F15 5G launching in India next month with promise of 4 Android OS updates

Samsung is preparing itself to launch two more affordable phones in India. They are the Galaxy F15 5G and the Galaxy M15 5G. Both these upcoming phones are slightly modified versions of the Galaxy A15 5G that was launched in India a few weeks ago. The company has now started teasing the launch of the […]

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Galaxy F15 5G teaser images leak, reveal a 6,000mAh battery and promise 4 OS updates

Last week we saw a Geekbench result from the Samsung Galaxy F15 5G with a Dimensity 6100+ chipset, the same chip that is inside the Galaxy A15 5G. The two phones have a lot in common, though as leaked teaser images show there will be some differences too. The biggest is that the F15 will […]

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OnePlus on why just 5 years of updates, Phone (2a) render was fake, Week 6 in review

Welcome to your week 6 recap. OnePlus defended its policy of giving its users 5 years of software updates (4 years of major OS updates, and 5 years of security support) over the 7 years of Samsung and Google. OnePlus is focusing on the quality of the software and its fluidity over what it deems […]

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Lethal Company dev says they want updates “to feel like I broke into an alien zoo and released all the animals,” teasing Version 50 content

What you need to know Lethal Company was one of 2023’s biggest indie games, and has remained one of the most popular multiplayer PC games you can play in 2024. Its developer, Zeekerss, has posted that they “could release” the upcoming Version 50 update for the game now, but want it to be “really substantial” […]

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Overwatch 2 Season 9 is called ‘Champions’ and this is one of the game’s biggest updates

What you need to know Overwatch 2 Season 9 “Champions” is set to release on February 13th, 2024, with a lot of updates!  There will be a large pass on competitive play with a rank reset, and live progress tracking during ranked matches.  It includes new cosmetics like jade-styled weapons, a new Mythic Skin for […]

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OnePlus explains why it’s only promising 5 years of Android updates, not more

Google has promised 7 years of software updates for its Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro, and Samsung followed suit with the exact same promise for the Galaxy S24, S24+, and S24 Ultra. OnePlus, on the other hand, is only promising four major Android updates and five years of security patches for its flagships. If […]

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A popular Galaxy A series phone will no longer get updates

One of the most popular mid-range smartphones of Samsung’s is no longer getting updates. The Korean giant made some changes to the security update schedule for Galaxy devices this week, downgrading some to fewer updates and removing others from the list entirely. The removed devices include the Galaxy Tab S6/Tab S6 5G and the Galaxy […]

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Samsung monthly updates: February 2024 security patch gets detailed

Samsung started rolling out the February 2024 security update yesterday, and the update has already reached the Galaxy Z Flip 3 and the Galaxy Z Fold 3. However, the company didn’t reveal which security flaws it fixed with the new update. Samsung has now revealed those vulnerabilities. February 2024 security patch from Samsung includes a […]

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Samsung promises to improve Galaxy S24 camera shortcomings with updates

Samsung’s newest flagship phones come with many quality-of-life improvements, including brighter screens, tougher bodies, faster performance, improved cameras, and longer battery life. However, there are a few minor issues with the camera on the Galaxy S24 series, and those issues will likely be resolved with software updates. Future updates to improve Galaxy S24 camera quality […]

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OnePlus 11 and 12 get new AI-powered features with latest software updates

OnePlus has rolled out software updates for the OnePlus 11 and OnePlus 12 in China, which bring new AI-powered features to both smartphones. The update for the OnePlus 11 has firmware version PHB110_14.0.0.403(CN01), while the OnePlus 12’s update has firmware version PJD110_14.0.0.405(CN01). Both bring AI Summariser, AIGC Remover, and Article Summaries to the OnePlus 11 […]

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HMD updates website with new phone visuals

HMD is no longer making Nokia devices and will concentrate on its own brand of smartphones. The company updated some sections of its website with new visuals, revealing some new designs it might use in its future devices. The images are illustrative but are clearly a reveal of the product design the company will use […]

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Top Stories: Major iOS 17.4 Changes, MacBook and iPad Updates, and More

Huge news this week for iOS users in the European Union, with major changes to Apple’s policies coming with iOS 17.4 related to alternative app stores, default browsers, NFC payment options, and more. This week also saw the public release of iOS 17.3 with several new features, rumors about upcoming hardware, the end of an […]

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Microsoft teases BIG updates coming to the Sticky Notes tool on Windows 11 and Windows 10 soon

What you need to know Microsoft’s Sticky Notes social media account on X has teased big updates coming soon. Sticky Notes is one of the only apps that didn’t get a refresh when Windows 11 launched in 2021. Luckily, the updates won’t turn Sticky Notes into a web app… for now. It looks like the […]

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Galaxy smartphones eligible for seven years of Android and One UI updates

With the Galaxy S24 lineup, Samsung became the best option for those who want a smartphone with the longest after-sales software update support. The Galaxy S24, S24+, and S24 Ultra will receive OS and feature updates for seven years, and while Google’s Pixel phones also get seven years of updates, Samsung will benefit more customers […]

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I’m an iPhone fanboy, but the just-unveiled Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra has me in a chokehold — Oh, it’s baked with AI goodness and will have 7 years worth of updates.

For the longest time, I’ve been an iPhone fanboy in every sense of the word. But if the just-concluded Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event is anything to go by, I might end up switching sides.  Samsung just unveiled a slew of new devices under its flagship S-series lineup, including the Galaxy S24, S24+, and S24 Ultra, but the […]

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Apple Updates Website to Highlight Removal of Apple Watch Blood Oxygen Feature

As expected, Apple has updated its U.S. website to notify customers that the Blood Oxygen feature on the Apple Watch Series 9 and Apple Watch Ultra 2 is no longer included. Apple has added a banner to the store webpages related for both devices, and removed all mention of the feature in its product comparison […]

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