Rhapsody gets an interface overhaul

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Rhapsody has announced an overhaul of the interface for their music player that affects both the mini-player and the full screen experience. The update focuses on simplifying the interface to make it easier for users to control the app. Users will find that they can favorite tracks in the mini-player, swipe to change tracks, and colors and styling will update to match albums being played. Read more

WhatsApp gets several new features in latest batch of updates

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WhatsApp rolled out an update yesterday to add several new features to the messaging platform. The road to getting the update on to users’ devices was a bit rocky though as feedback revealed several problems that caused the team to have to release several updates to patch problems throughout the next 24 hours. With all of the dust apparently settled for now, WhatsApp users will find they have new notification options, the Mark As Unread option, and a low data usage option for voice calls. Google Drive backup also makes a return to the app, although it is part of an automated portion of the program. Read more

Samsung starts rolling out Lollipop update for the Note 4 in Chile, Colombia and Uruguay

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Samsung is currently rolling out the much-anticipated Lollipop update to all unlocked variants of the Galaxy Note 4 located in Chile, Colombia and Uruguay. As far as added functionality goes, this upgrade transports Android 5.0.2 to the handset, in addition to a truckload of bug fixes and stability improvements.

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AT&T finally starts rolling out the Lollipop OTA for the HTC One M9

 

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A day later than scheduled, AT&T has finally begun rolling out the long-awaited Lollipop update to its carrier-branded variants of the HTC One M9 located in the United States. In terms of added functionality, the upgrade brings the latest build of the Android operating system to the handset, together with a multitude of bug fixes and stability improvements.

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Samsung rolls out Lollipop OTA for the Galaxy S6 Edge in Iran, Ireland, Indonesia, Morocco, Saudi Arabia and Thailand

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Samsung is now rolling out the long-awaited Lollipop update to all factory unlocked variants of the Galaxy S6 Edge located in Iran, Ireland, Indonesia, Morocco, Saudi Arabia and Thailand. As far as added functionality goes, this upgrade transports the latest build of the Android operating system to the handset, in addition to a truckload of bug fixes and stability improvements.

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Sprint’s Samsung Galaxy Note Edge gets updated to Android 5.1

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Sprint is pushing out lots of updates today. Shortly after rolling out a software update to the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, the carrier has just pushed out yet another update. This time it’s Android 5.1 for the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. Sprint is trying to be consistent with their updates, this one being released exactly three months after Lollipop arrived for the device. That’s always a good sign for a carrier.

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Samsung starts rolling out Lollipop update for the Galaxy S6 in Nordic countries

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Samsung is now rolling out the much-anticipated Lollipop update to all models of the Galaxy S6 located in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Sweden and Norway. As for as added functionality goes, this upgrade transports the latest build of the Android operating system to the handset, in addition to a truckload of bug fixes and stability improvements.

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