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After the update was rolled out to the HTC One M9 on Sprint and T-Mobile, it was inevitable that the better camera software would come to users on the bigger carriers. Starting today, the OTA camera update is now available on AT&T. Keep in mind that many sites that got their hands on review units received international models, so your camera, if you are having issues, may not get as improved as you like. The software version is 1.32.502.31 and HTC is also providing an RUU download for users who want to flash the update themselves...

After the standard variant of the Galaxy S4 on AT&T got its Lollipop update earlier this month, it was inevitable that the Active would get the update as well. The update is now rolling out to Galaxy S4 Active users OTA. Here are the release notes for the update: Android 5.0 Lollipop Highlights Songs, photos, apps, and even recent searches from one Android device can be immediately enjoyed across all of your Android devices. New User Interface look and feel, more fluid motions Priority mode to only allow certain notifications to...

The world’s thinnest smartphone title has become a thorny affair in recent years, as new contenders basically pop up out of nowhere once every few weeks. Most of the times, no-name Chinese manufacturers are behind these designs that defy gravity common sense, and the goal is to score free publicity for future products with better build quality. Essentially, while there’s nothing inherently wrong with scouring the market for sub-7 or even sub-6 mm “supermodels”, there is such a thing as too slim. Too slim to handle daily use and...

Typically, this would be a two-part face-off. First, we’d take Sony’s newest hero device, size it up against its predecessor and explore all the changes and upgrades brought to the table. Then, we’d throw it in the cage with the Samsung Galaxy S6, fresh off a crushing win over HTC’s One M9, trying to conclude if the Xperia Z4 has enough moxie to play in the big leagues. The thing is the verdicts are so predictable, we see ourselves compelled to combine the two ordinarily separate comparisons into a joint one. Yes, Sony screwed...

For those unaware, at Walmart you can get select prepaid T-Mobile plans that aren’t available anywhere else. Starting tomorrow, April 18th, those prepaid plans will get a little bit better. For starters, the $29.88 monthly plan currently comes with unlimited talk, text, and only 500MB of 4G LTE data. Tomorrow, that plan will have the data doubled to 1 GB at no additional charge. The other plan that costs $39.88 per month currently comes with unlimited talk, text, and 2.5 GB of 4G LTE data. Your data won’t be doubled,...

The Sprint Spark variant of the Galaxy S4 is a special version of that device. Arriving 8 months after the original version, this limits Lollipop’s rollout only to people who bought the Galaxy S4 after a specific amount of time. However, with the Spark variant getting Lollipop, there’s a very high chance of the original Galaxy S4 getting Lollipop as well. For the Spark, the build number is L720TVPUCOD1. Sprint doesn’t say how big the update is, but it’s probably large, so make sure to be on Wifi. You can check...

We might as well call this the Samsung Galaxy S6 promotion collection. The most exciting smartphone in Android history since… ever (?) reportedly got off to a roaring start at the box-office, and is fairly hard to come by in many brick and mortar US outlets. Things will likely get worse in the next few weeks, despite LG G4’s imminent debut, so we’ve gathered for you today a slew of Amazon listings that you can use to dodge the in-store frenzy. But of course, we have our budget-conscious handheld buyers covered as well, plus basic...

This was supposed to be yet another rumor roundup. A closer to reality version of our rash LG G4 preview from back February, but still highly reliant on speculation, guesswork and unconfirmed gossip. Only the manufacturers of last year’s critically acclaimed G3 essentially put “professional” leaksters out of business. With one noteworthy exception, “inside” sources became useless as the Korea-based OEM gradually revealed sans any restraint G4’s display, cameras and Android-skinned user interface. What’s left to do now is...