OnePlus starts pushing out OxygenOS 2.2 update for the OnePlus 2

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OnePlus is in the midst of rolling out yet another update to its flagship smartphone of 2015, the OnePlus 2. This upgrade carries Version 2.2 of OxygenOS to the handset, which bundles a number of much-needed bug fixes and security patches, along with a gorgeous new festive wallpaper pack, which is guaranteed to keep you in the Christmas spirit.

Hit the break for the full changelog.

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Verizon’s now pushing out a vital security update for the Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Note 5

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Hot on the heels of T-Mobile, Verizon has just started distributing a vital security update for the Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Note 5. The upgrade bundles the latest Android vulnerability patch, along with a multitude of bug fixes and stability improvements aimed at improving the overall performance of the handsets.

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Sony extends testing period for Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Concept for Android

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Sony’s equivalent of a soak testing program, Concept for Android, has been receiving positive reviews from the company’s development folks, so it is being extended into 2016. At the same time that Sony revealed they were not shutting down the program this week as originally planned, Sony also released an update for the Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact to start testing Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on those devices. Read more

T-Mobile rolls out much-needed security update for the Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+ and Note 5

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T-Mobile is currently in the process of rolling out a vital security update to its carrier-branded variants of the Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+ and Note 5 located in the United States. This upgrade transports a much-needed patch for the incredibly irritating MMS bug found present on a number of smartphones running Lollipop, along with several bug fixes, stability improvements and speed optimizations.

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Here’s when your HTC device should get Marshmallow

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Among all the companies producing Android devices, HTC is probably the most open and honest regarding software updates. While the company hasn’t commented on many of its phones, HTC has revealed when software updates are coming to the One A9 and One M9. The status of other HTC phones could be known as LlabTooFeR laid out an alleged schedule for more than ten others.

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