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Android 5.0 Lollipop rolls out to HTC One M8 on Verizon

Android 5.0 Lollipop rolls out to HTC One M8 on Verizon

Attention HTC One M8 owners on Verizon: it looks like it's your turn to grab a piece of the Android 5.0 Lollipop action. According to the carrier's support page, the update should be rolling out to devices now. By now, you all should be familiar with what Android 5.0 Lollipop brings to the table...
Android 5.0 Lollipop now running on 3.3 percent of devices

Android 5.0 Lollipop now running on 3.3 percent of devices

The March numbers for Android version distribution are out today, and Android 5.0 Lollipop saw a slight bump to 3.3 percent device coverage compared to 1.6 percent when it first landed on the chart last month. KitKat enjoyed a slight bump to 40.9 percent of devices, up from 39.7 a month ago....
HTC One M7

The Lollipop kernel source is now available for the HTC One M7 Developer Edition

HTC has released the Android 5.0 Lollipop kernel source for the HTC One M7 Developer Edition on its developer site. The download file size is 558 MB and should help app developers in their efforts to find bugs on their Lollipop software. The Developer Edition of the HTC One M7 joins the Google...
Moto X 2014

AT&T begins Android 5.0.2 Lollipop soak test for 2014 Moto X (updated - not just a soak test!)

Update: According to these release notes, it looks like this rollout is full blown, not just a soak test. Happy updating! Original Story: As promised a few days ago, AT&T has started a soak test for the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update for invited owners of the 2014 Motorola Moto X. As...
LG G3

Android 5.0 Lollipop begins its rollout for Canadian LG G3 smartphones

LG G3 owners in Canada should start looking for a big software update. LG has announced that the Android 5.0 Lollipop over-the-air rollout has begun for the smartphone in the Great White North. LG Canada's press announcement didn't offer any specific information on when the Lollipop update...
HTC One M7

Lollipop update now rolling out for the HTC One M7 in Europe

HTC has commenced the rollout of Lollipop for the One M7 in Europe. According to a tweet published by Jeff Gordan, Senior Global Online Communications Manager at HTC, those who own the smartphone in Europe will be receiving Android 5.0 shortly, following on from the rollout to developer and...
OnePlus One

OnePlus One Lollipop update delayed to March

Although you can run Android 5.0 Lollipop on your OnePlus One right now by flashing a nightly build of CyanogenMod 12S, those looking for a more stable verison have to wait until March. That's according to OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei, who revealed on Twitter that the Lollipop update would be...
Android One

Google commences Lollipop rollout to Android One handsets in India

Google has announced that it is rolling out the Lollipop update to Android One handsets in India. The OTA update will be arriving in stages and will be delivered weekly, which means that not all users will receive the update at once. All three Android One devices currently on sale in the...
Samsung Galaxy S5

Lollipop rolls out to Samsung Galaxy S5 owners on T-Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S5 owners are now reporting that Lollipop has hit their smartphone on T-Mobile. We've covered the Android update fairly extensively, but you should look to expect various improvements to the overall experience. The update will be rolling out OTA so fret not if you've yet to receive...
Notifications on Lollipop

Ask AC: Why won't my alarm sound after the Lollipop update when on mute?

Here's one from our forums that we've been hearing. A lot. And experiencing ourselves as well. If your phone's been updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop and it's using Google's new interruptions scheme — that is, All, Priority and None — you might find yourself selecting "None" and using it as a way...
Lollipop's now out for the Sprint LG G3

Lollipop arrives for the Sprint LG G3

The LG G3 on Sprint is today receiving its very own update to Android 5.0 Lollipop. Just as we said it would. The update brings with it the latest in Android services, Material Design, and LG's own customizations. Here's all you can expect to see when you download Android 5.0 on your own...
Note 4 Interruptions

Galaxy Note 4 Volume/Interruptions setup on Lollipop offers worst of both worlds

Just let me mute my phone The Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the global Samsung Galaxy Note 4 (SM-N910F) dropped in parts of Europe today, opening the doors for Note 4 owners in these parts to get a taste of Google's latest Android version. Much like Lollipop on the Galaxy S5, the Note 4's...
Motorola begins Android 5.0 Lollipop soak tests for the Moto E and Moto Maxx

Motorola begins Android 5.0 Lollipop soak tests for the Moto E and Moto Maxx

There's some pretty sweet news for Moto E and Moto Maxx owners today: Motorola has announced that it has begun soak tests for Android 5.0 Lollipop on the Moto Maxx in Brazil and Mexico, along with the Moto E in Brazil and India. As these are soak tests, the rollout is limited to small test...
Moto X (2014)

US Cellular Moto X (2014) gets Lollipop update

Heads up, Moto X (2014) owners on US Cellular, there's an update to Android 5.0 Lollipop waiting for you. US Cellular's Moto X joins the unlocked, Verizon, and UK versions of one of our favorite Android smartphones in getting an update to Google's very latest OS. The update, naturally, brings...
LG G3

AT&T LG G3 getting Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update

The LG G3 on AT&T has today started to receive the much-awaited Lollipop update. The OTA update, in fact, brings the flagship LG smartphone up to Android 5.0.1, skipping right over the 5.0 version. A number of Android Central Forums members have reported receiving the update, which had a...
HTC One M8

Lollipop update now rolling out to T-Mobile HTC One M8

Lollipop for the HTC One M8 appears to be finally rolling out, with owners starting to share screen grabs of the notifications hitting their smartphones. Yesterday, the T-Mobile support website mentioned February 10 as the date for the rollout of the update. Should you be on the network, we...
HTC On M8

Sprint begins rollout of the Android 5.0 Lollipop update to HTC One M8

Sprint has posted on its support site that its rollout of the Android 5.0 Lollipop update to owners of the HTC One M8 has begun. This is a few days earlier than what a leaked Sprint document sent to Android Central on Thursday indicated, but it is a welcome surprise nonetheless. The update will...
HTC One M7 on Android

Lollipop is now rolling out to HTC One M7 Developer and Unlocked editions

HTC has confirmed that the over-the-air Android 5.0 Lollipop update is now rolling out to the developer and unlocked editions of the HTC One M7. Lollipop is already rolling out for the Sprint version of the phone. The news of this latest Lollipop update comes from the Twitter account of Mo...
Lollipop update for Sprint HTC One M8 set for Feb. 13, LG G3 on Feb. 16

Lollipop update for Sprint HTC One M8 set for Feb. 13, LG G3 on Feb. 16

Today saw updates to Android 5.0 Lollipop for both the Sprint HTC One M7 and Samsung Galaxy S5, but other phones in Sprint's stable are set to get their own Material Design updates in the near future. Namely, the HTC One M8 is scheduled for February 13th, while the LG G3 is penciled in for...
Samsung Galaxy S5

Sprint Samsung Galaxy S5 Lollipop update rolling out now

As promised on Wednesday, Sprint has stared rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its version of the Samsung Galaxy S5. Many members of our forums have reported they started receiving the update this morning. The download size for the update is 898.44MB and owners of the Galaxy S5...

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