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  1. Android News

    January Android security bulletin is now live for Nexus & Pixel devices

    Google has released new factory and OTA images featuring the January security update for Nexus and Pixel devices.
  2. Android News

    November’s Android Security Update Goes Live

    Google just posted the Android security update for November 2017 and the files are already live for a number of devices, both Pixel and Nexus.
  3. Android News

    The Galaxy S8 lineup is being updated with July's security patch

    Samsung has started rolling out the July 2017 Android security patch to the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ in a few markets, including Germany, Turkey, the UK, and the UAE.
  4. Android News

    New security updates are coming to the Galaxy S7/S7 Edge on Rogers

    Rogers has revealed its update schedule for various devices including the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, sharing that a security update is currently rolling out to owners of the device.
  5. Android News

    Samsung's unlocked US smartphones will soon get monthly security updates

    After promising to deliver monthly security updates to its unlocked smartphones in the US more than a year ago, Samsung has confirmed that it will finally honor its word. The March security patch will be delivered "soon" and monthly updates are expected to follow.
  6. Android News

    January security update for Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S5, Note 4, Note Edge, and LG G4 released

    Verizon has opened the floodgates, releasing the January security update for the Samsung Galaxy S5, Note 4, Note Edge, and LG G4. Since the four updates we released at once, it looks like it will take some time for the update to make its way to all devices.
  7. Android News

    Verizon's Moto Z Force Droid Edition is receiving its December security update

    Another month, another security update. This time around it's the Moto Z Force Droid Edition sold by Verizon which is getting its December security patch. If you were hoping to find other fixes or tweaks included in the update, we're sad to report that there aren't any.
  8. Android News

    India's Galaxy Note 5 gets December security update

    The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 in India is getting a quick update. It only serves to bring the December security update, and may also include a number of bug fixes.
  9. Android News

    October Android Security updates are now rolling out

    The October edition of Google's Android Security update is heading out to multiple Nexus devices. The Nexus 6P, 5X, Nexus Player, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 WiFi, Pixel C, and Nexus 5 are all getting rollouts today. Factory images and OTA download links are available.
  10. Android News

    Verizon is pushing security updates to several devices today

    Verizon has started pushing Google's latest security patches to the Moto Z, Moto Z Force, Galaxy Note 5, and Galaxy S6 Edge+.
  11. Android News

    August security patches rolling out now

    Google has started rolling out the August security patch for their Nexus devices. The company has provided OTA links for updating over an existing installation, as well as factory images for starting from scratch.
  12. Android News

    Download links for June 2016's Nexus security updates

    The June 2016 Nexus security updates are rolling out over-the-air, but if it hasn't reached your handset yet and you want to flash it manually then you can use this collection of download links to get you on your way.
  13. Android News

    Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge already getting June security update

    Samsung has already started rolling out the monthly security update for the month of June. A few users in Spain, have reported seeing the update come to their devices.
  14. Android News

    Google's May security OTA is causing random reboots for the Pixel C

    Some users are beginning to report that the May security update for the Pixel C is causing random reboots. Threads have been created on Google's support forums, but there has been no word from Google as to when a fix will be coming, or what is causing the issue.