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Canadian carriers now pushing KitKat to Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy S4

Another country sees wide availability of the latest software for Samsung's most popular devices The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy S4 from a variety of regions have been receiving the jump to Android 4.4, and now it seems the Canadian carriers have flipped the switch for their devices. Users...
HTC One

Australian HTC Ones now seeing Android 4.4.2 update

Vodafone and Optus both have the update pushing out now Several different variants of the HTC One have been receiving their Android 4.4 updates in the last few weeks, and now it's Australia's turn. Vodafone's support pages are confirming that the update is rolling out to its devices, while we're...
HTC One Kit Kat update

European HTC One getting second KitKat update with Wifi fix

HTC has begun rolling out a second Android 4.4.2-based over-the-air update for the 2013 HTC One (M7) to some European customers. Today's 205MB update to version 4.19.401.11 follows the withdrawal of the earlier KitKat update due to "difficulties" experienced by some users. Today's OTA changelog...
Tap and do nothing.

Google Wallet tap and pay support ending for phones not running KitKat in April

Feature to be removed from device not running Android 4.4 or higher on April 14, 2014 Google Wallet's tap and pay feature is soon to become a KitKat only affair. According to a message sent out to users with the feature enabled, but running a lower version of Android, the new, different...
SD card: Activate

KitKat and SD cards — what's fixed, what's broken and what's misunderstood

Why your SD card doesn't work the same in Android 4.4 KitKat, and the reasons for the change "Curse you, Google! Your KitKat update broke my SD card!" Poke around the Android section of the Internet and you'll hear something similar. Users like you and me are in an uproar because they updated...
Galaxy S4 KitKat

KitKat hits Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3 in the UK

Over-the-air updates now pushing out Samsung's KitKat rollout for 2013 devices continues with the arrival of Android 4.4 for the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3 in the UK. Updates are rolling out today for the unlocked UK GS4 and Note 3 (region code "BTU"), along with certain carrier variants. The...
T-Mobile Galaxy S4 KitKat

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S4 getting Android 4.4.2 KitKat today!

OK, all you fine folks rocking a T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S4. Your Android 4.4.2 KitKat update is now ready. You can snag it over the air (which we recommend) or via the Samsung Kies desktop app (if you're a glutton for punishment. You'll need to be on software version M919UVUEMK2 (Android 4.3)...
Sprint GS4

Sprint confirms Galaxy S4 + Note 3 KitKat rollout, reveals plans for more Samsung updates

Sprint Note 2, GS3 and GS4 Mini among planned KitKat updates Sprint has confirmed that it's rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat firmware for the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3, with both updates having gone live in the past month. Sprint's Galaxy S4 started receiving KitKat from Feb. 13, and was...
Samsung Galaxy Note 3

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 3 gets KitKat update

495MB over-the-air update brings T-Mo's Note 3 up to latest Android version It looks like the Galaxy S4 isn't the only Samsung phone seeing a KitKat OTA today — T-Mobile's Galaxy Note 3 is also arriving at Android 4.4.2 this morning, by way of a 495MB over-the-air update. As we've seen from...
Galaxy S4 KitKat

Samsung Galaxy S4 reportedly getting KitKat OTA in parts of Europe and Asia

Wider rollout for Android 4.4.2 on Samsung's 2013 flagship At Mobile World Congress last week we were somewhat surprised to see a bunch of European Galaxy S4s on the show floor running new Android 4.4-based firmware — and now it appears Samsung has deemed the update ready for the masses. This...
Nexus 5 camera

Google pinpoints Nexus 5 camera/CPU usage bug, fix coming in next Android release

But 'mm-qcamera-daemon' glitch may affect other KitKat devices too Google says it has fixes ready for reported high CPU usage connected to the Nexus 5's camera, according to a post by a Googler on the company's issue tracker. The bug can cause the phone's CPU to become maxed out — resulting in...
Moto X

Sprint Moto X Android 4.4.2 update now available for all

Small improvements to printing, battery life and email sync included Following up behind several other variants, the Moto X on Sprint is receiving its small bump to Android 4.4.2 (161.44.32.ghost_sprint.Sprint.en.US). The update, which is now rolling out to all users, brings just a few small...
LG G2

T-Mobile LG G2 KitKat update now rolling out OTA

Update now avalable over the air for those who didn't mess with the PC utility T-Mobile's LG G2 already had a taste of KitKat a few days ago when the update came available through LG's PC utility, and now it's heading out over the air to everyone. Support pages from T-Mobile indicate that today...
HTC One 4.4.2

KitKat update for HTC One pulled in the UK following 'difficulties'

Android 4.4 OTAs no longer rolling out While HTC America managed a speedy rollout for Android 4.4 on the HTC One, things haven't gone quite so smoothly in the UK. The country wasn't included in the first raft of European territories to get KitKat in late January. And now, a week after the...
T-Mobile Galaxy Note 3

Samsung releases T-Mobile Galaxy Note 3 source code for Android 4.4.2

KitKat source indicates that KitKat itself could be ready for T-Mobile's Note 3 Samsung has posted the open-source components of Android 4.4.2 for the T-Mobile branded Galaxy Note 3 today. This is not news in and of itself, as manufacturers are supposed to post the open-source code they have...
LG G2 KitKat

T-Mobile LG G2 KitKat update now rolling out through PC utility

The Android 4.4 KitKat update for LG's G2 on T-Mobile isn't rolling out over the air just yet, but it is available direct from LG through its PC utility, and there's also a direct download link available for those wanting to snag it from LG's servers and attempt a manual update. The G2's KitKat...
ASUS PadFone2

Android 4.4 KitKat being prepped for a few ASUS devices

ASUS today announced that's it's preparing an Android 4.4 KitKat update for a number of its devices. They include: All PadFone 2 models (by the end of the second quarter) PadFone Infinity (in Asia and Russia by end of Q2). PadFone A80 (in Europe by end of Q2). And new PadFone Infinity models...
KitKat Galaxy S4 AT&T

KitKat for AT&T's Galaxy S4 available today

OTA rolling out over the coming days, or you can manually check AT&T's Galaxy S4 has a KitKat update ready and waiting, and AT&T says it should be available starting February 26 — which is today! The update will push to you automagically over the next few days if you like, or if you're...
HTC One

KitKat for AT&T's HTC One now live

And that's all four here in the US While getting out your update on a quiet Sunday morning isn't quite as dramatic as a late night push while everyone in the industry is on a plane to Barcelona, it's still a welcome site. And that's exactly what's happening today for folks on AT&T with the...
T-mobile KitKat HTC One

T-Mobile HTC One KitKat update now live and rolling out

565MB of KitKat sweetness is ready for your HTC One Ealier we told you that the KitKat and Sense 5.5 update for T-mobile's HTC One would be pusing out soon. Soon is now (tip of the hat to Morrisey) and the update is live and pushing out. Grab your HTC One — you did charge it up, right? — open...

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