The Moto G 2014 begins receiving Marshmallow update as part of Motorola’s Soak Test


Motorola often releases builds of the latest version of Android for their devices via its ‘Soak Testing’ program, which allows device owners to enjoy the latest software features while finding and reporting any bugs with the firmware. There’s some good news if you’ve previously registered your Moto G 2014 (reviewed here) for a Soak Test as it seems that Android 6.0 Marshmallow is headed your way.  Read more

[Deal] Get £20 of Play Store credit when buying the Chromecast v2 from the UK Google Store


The second version of Google’s Chromecast has been out for a couple of months now and has been well received, our very own Jeff Causey reviewed it for us, and said that Chromecast v2 was a ‘more well-rounded streaming device‘. If you live in the UK and have thought about ordering the Chromecast v2, either for yourself or as a gift, then Google will throw in some Play Store credit as an incentive. Read more

PixelJam brings space adventure game ‘Last Horizon’ to Google Play


Last Horizon is a new game from the makers of Glorkian Warriors and Dino Run. PixelJam’s latest game will take you on a minimalist space exploration and survival journey. The game revolves around the last survivor of the civilization who is required to gather resources from different planets and search for a new habitable world.

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AT&T starts rolling out Android 5.1.1 update for the Galaxy S6 Active


AT&T has at last started rolling out the Android 5.1.1 update to all its carrier-branded variants of the Galaxy S6 Active located in the United States. As far as added functionality goes, this upgrade transports the latest version of Lollipop, compatibility for Samsung Pay and a much-needed patch for the Stagefright vulnerability to the handset.

Hit the break for the full changelog.

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T-Mobile receives approval for its Marshmallow update for the Nexus 6


Earlier today, Des Smith, Product Manager at T-Mobile, took to his official Twitter page to announce that the operator has finally received approval for the eagerly-awaited Marshmallow update for the Nexus 6. Unfortunately, no information was given with regards to a distribution date, but we suspect that it will start rolling out any minute now seeing as it’s already almost a month overdue.

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Imgur updated with support for Android tablets

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The incredibly popular photo sharing service Imgur has today started rolling out a brand new update for its official Android application via the Play Store. The upgrade makes it easier than ever to scroll through an endless sea of content on tablets without having to return to the main screen. It also focuses on GIF playback; making it significantly smoother and faster on mobile devices.

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