Samsung DeX could use a solution against disruptive app updates

Samsung DeX is one of my favorite features available on (some) Galaxy smartphones and tablets, and the desktop environment keeps getting better with every new One UI update. Although it has limitations, I grew to enjoy using Samsung DeX daily. Even this very article is written in DeX on my Galaxy S22+ using an external […]

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Forza Horizon 5 “Forza Holidays” Series 15 and “FORDzathon” Series 16 updates revealed

What you need to know Forza Horizon 5 enjoys regular injections of new content, including cars, through its Festival Playlist. In its latest stream, Playground Games detailed the next two FH5 Series updates. Forza Horizon 5 Series 15 “Forza Holidays” for December, and Series 16 “FORDzathon” for January. Both updates are relatively modest in size, […]

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OnePlus commits to four OS version updates for “some” of its 2023 phones

OnePlus will now offer four major OS version updates and five years of security patches to some of its 2023 phones. The brand confirmed its new commitment at a roundtable event in London but did not reveal which phones will fall in line with the new update policy. Based on speculation, future OnePlus flagship phones […]

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Samsung improves Photo Editor and Object Eraser with new updates

Samsung has released a new update to the Photo Editor embedded in its Gallery app, and with it come a few other updates targeting the Object Eraser feature. Samsung introduced the AI-driven Object Eraser in January 2021 to give Galaxy smartphone users quick tools for removing photobombers and unwanted objects from their shots. And now […]

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Samsung’s Thanksgiving gift is software updates for everyone!

As we near the end of November and get closer to the final month of December (yes, it’s been nearly three years since the pandemic started, in case you might have forgotten!), the reality of just how quickly Samsung has been rolling out the Android 13 and One UI 5.0 update to Galaxy devices is […]

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Samsung US updates its Black Friday deals for phones, tablets, laptops and accessories

While it’s technically Cyber Monday, Samsung US continues offering Black Friday deals. The usual suspects are here – Galaxy S22 and Z 4 series – but there are a few interesting additions to the offers. We’ll start with the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4. It can go as low as $310 with the $150 instant discount […]

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Tablet updates are an area where Samsung’s efforts need work

Samsung has taken it upon itself to prove to the competition how to get better at the job of releasing new software updates, both major and minor, regularly over the last few years. Its latest efforts — those of releasing Android 13 and One UI 5.0 — are its best yet, with more than a […]

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Samsung promises to be even faster with updates next year

Google released Android 13 on August 15, and Samsung’s first One UI 5 update based on Android 13 went out to the Galaxy S22 family on October 24, two months and almost ten days later. And from that point on, the Korean company has updated a myriad of devices until today. The rollout of One […]

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How to restrict bandwidth for updates on Windows 11

On Windows 11, the system can automatically control and optimize the bandwidth for downloads and uploads of updates, Microsoft Store apps, and other products to ensure they don’t affect your online experience. The caveat with the approach is that Windows 11 is unaware of any network activity outside the computer. As a result, other devices […]

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Samsung wants to bring software updates even faster in the future

Today, Samsung announced that it has started rolling out the stable Android 13 update to the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and the Galaxy Z Fold 4 in South Korea. The company revealed that it released the update just two months after Google released the stable Android 13 update. That’s the fastest the South Korean firm […]

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Spotify updates its WatchOS app with new interface

Spotify just announced a new version of its WatchOS app for Apple’s Watch. The improvements are mostly visual with animations getting the most attention. The Your Library tab now includes all your favorite music, podcasts and downloaded music. Bigger album art should help you navigate better around Your Library and animations are now more refined. […]

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Galaxy Fold, W21, and W22 got dropped to quarterly security updates

By now, you’re probably aware that the original Galaxy Fold, announced in April 2019, will not receive the new Android 13-based One UI 5.0 update. And speaking of firmware support, Samsung has now demoted the original Galaxy Fold and Galaxy Fold 5G, as well as the China Telecom-exclusive W21 5G and W22 5G, to quarterly […]

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Samsung monthly updates: November 2022 security patch gets detailed

Last week, Samsung started rolling out the November 2022 security update to Galaxy smartphones and tablets. The update has reached a few high-end smartphones, including the Galaxy Z Flip 3, Galaxy Z Flip 4, Galaxy Z Fold 3, and Galaxy Z Fold 4. Now, the company has revealed what it has fixed with the new […]

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All the Samsung Galaxy S flagships that get monthly security updates

Samsung does the best job at updating its phones with new security fixes, even though it has countless devices in its repertoire. More often than not, Samsung updates at least one of its phones or tablets a new month’s security fixes before that month even begins. And while Android 13 has been taking up a […]

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Eve Announces Matter Updates for Eve Energy, Eve Motion and Eve Door & Window

Eve Systems today announced an upcoming firmware update for three of its devices, with the new firmware set to add Matter integration. The latest models of the Eve Energy, Eve Motion, and Eve Door and Window devices will receive Matter firmware updates on December 12. Eve says that Matter certification has been completed for these […]

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An important thing to know about OG Galaxy Fold software updates!

Samsung’s foldable phones have not been on the market for long. It was only three years ago when Samsung launched its first commercial foldable phone, the Galaxy Fold. The launch of the Galaxy Fold was not a smooth one – Samsung let some glaring design flaws slip through to the final product and eventually had […]

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Samsung releases Camera Assistant app to give you more manual controls, updates Expert RAW

Samsung has released a new version of the Expert RAW camera app and it arrives on the Galaxy S22 series first. The company is also launching a brand new app, aptly named Camera Assistant, which gives you manual control over some automatic camera features. Some are basic things like disabling the video recording option in […]

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Live Activities to Get More Frequent Updates Option in iOS 16.2

Apple released iOS 16.1 earlier this week and introduced Live Activities – lingering interactive notifications that stay up to date, allowing you to keep an eye on things happening right from the Lock Screen. Since then, Apple has released the first iOS 16.2 beta to developers, and evidence has been found that Apple is working […]

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Apple Updates Pages, Numbers, and Keynote With New iOS 16 and macOS Ventura Features

Tuesday October 25, 2022 8:56 am PDT by Sami Fathi Apple today updated its suite of iWork apps, including Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for macOS, iOS, and iPadOS, with support for new features. In the latest version of Pages, Keynotes, and Numbers Apple has added support for easily sharing documents with co-workers through Messages and […]

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Apple Updates App Store Review Guidelines Around Matter, NFTs and More

With the release of iOS 16.1 and iPadOS 16.1, Apple is updating the App Store review guidelines that are provided to developers who create apps for iPhones and iPads. Apple is now requiring that apps provide the App Review team with full access to an app, with an active demo account or demo mode for […]

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