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AT&T Pushes Bug Fixing Update To Galaxy S II

Yesterday, the Sprint Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch got an update to Jelly Bean, complete with the new Nature UX. A day later, the closest brother the Epic 4G Touch ever had, the AT&T Galaxy S II, is also getting an update. This is a big reason to get excited, right? Yes and no. Unfortunately, the update doesn’t change the Android version; it’s still stuck… Read more

Sony Xperia Z Getting Updated, Possible Sudden Death Fix?

The Sony Xperia Z is receiving its first system update, and fairly quick at that. However, Sony may have every reason to be fast. Without a changelog, or issues fixed, this might be the update that delivers the sudden death fix Sony promised. Which is a very fast response on Sony’s part, if this is actually the fix. However, without official word, we… Read more

People’s Sony Xperia Z Handsets Randomly Dying

It seems that a significant amount of people are having their Sony Xperia Z handsets just die out of nowhere. Some can be revived (by holding power and volume up), some never come back to life. It seems we have another sudden death issue on our hands. So far, people have not found a link between all the deaths. Some people’s devices die, some don’t…. Read more

Samsung Acknowledges Lock Screen Security Bug, Fixing It

A few days ago, a vulnerability was discovered on the Samsung Galaxy Note II. Even with security set up on the lockscreen, someone has the ability to bypass it and unlock the phone. Sounds worrying, doesn’t it? You shouldn’t worry much, as it’s a very difficult and somewhat crazy procedure. You can view the original video… Read more

UK Galaxy S III’s Getting Update, Fixes Exynos 4 Exploit And More

Samsung had gotten themselves into a fair bit of trouble lately, with two major bugs inhabiting their flagship Galaxy S III smartphone. The first was the infamous Exynos 4 bug that plagued not only Galaxy S III’s, but also S II’s, Notes, Note II’s, and many other devices. It allowed any app that is coded properly to gain full root access, and that’s a… Read more