Huawei’s now rolling out the Android 5.1.1 update for the P7

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After months of broken promises, Huawei has at last started rolling out the long-awaited Lollipop update to all International variants of its former flagship smartphone of 2014, the P7. In addition to transporting the latest build of the open-source operating system to the handset, this upgrade also brings a much-needed patch for the super-scary Stagefright vulnerability.

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Spotify for Android updated in the Play Store with support for Chromecast streaming

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Spotify has just updated its official companion application for Android in the Play Store. Unfortunately, the upgrade doesn’t bring much by way new functionality to the service, but it does transport the long-awaited and much-anticipated support for Chromecast streaming. However, this will only work for the all-new Chromecast and Chromecast Audio. Sadly, first-generation users will have to wait a little longer.

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AT&T starts pushing out Lollipop OTA for the Galaxy Note Edge & Galaxy Note 4

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AT&T has finally started pushing out the long-awaited Lollipop update to all its carrier-branded variants of the Galaxy Note Edge and Galaxy Note 4 located in the United States. In terms of added functionality, this upgrade brings the latest version of the open-source operating system to the handset, as well as a much-needed patch for the Stagefright vulnerability.

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HotelTonight app updated for Android

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HotelTonight announced the release of version 7.7 of their app for Android devices. The latest version adds the Aces feature to the Android platform. Aces is HotelTonight’s online concierge-type service. Once a user completes a hotel booking in an eligible city, they will receive a message in the app letting them know an Ace is available. Aces are actual people who can provide them with local tips and information. Read more