HTC One (M8)’s in Canada now receiving Lollipop upgrade


HTC has now started rolling out the much-anticipated and eagerly-awaited Lollipop update to all Bell, SaskTel and WIND Mobile carrier-branded variants of its flagship smartphone, the One (M8), located in Canada. This upgrade transports the latest build of the Android operating system, together with a multitude of bug fixes and stability improvements.

Hit the break for the full changelog.

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Here’s a possible (probable) look at the second gen Moto E


If Motorola has done one thing since its resurgence, it’s made the budget phone appealing. With OK specs that run Android decently, the Moto E has been an acclaimed phone in the sub-$150 tier. While the Moto E is roughly about nine months old, it appears that Motorola is already readying a sequel and luckily it’s popped up in a press-shot. The device does appear to be similar in builds to that of the Moto X and Moto G.

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Android 5.0 Lollipop now pushing to HTC One (M8) in Europe


If you’re in Europe and own an HTC One (M8), you might be getting something a little extra special today. HTC has started rolling the Android 5.0 Lollipop update today.

This is most likely only for unlocked (non carrier branded) devices. As one would expect, all carrier devices will have to go through an approval process so those devices probably won’t get the update for at least a month or two. That goes for the U.S. as well.

Did you get the update? Let us know in the comments.

source: @urbanstrata

Second gen Moto G Lollipop update rolling out in US, same for first and second gen Moto G in India


For those of you that have been patiently, and impatiently, waiting for the Lollipop update for your second generation Moto G, you’re in luck. Motorola announced today that the US variant of the second gen phone is receiving its update starting today. On top of the US version, both the first gen and second gen models in India are also seeing a roll out of said update. The update is the latest version of Lollipop (5.0.2) and while the India and US variants are specifically mentioned in the tweet, people in other regions are mentioning receiving the update.

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HTC One (M8) Developer and Unlocked Edition now receiving Lollipop update




HTC’s Vice President of Product Management, Mo Versi, has taken to Twitter to announce that the Taiwanese company has just received approval from Google and is now rolling out the long-awaited Lollipop update to all Developer and Unlocked variants of the One (M8).

We have a full changelog for you after the break.

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