Mi A1 Finally Starts Getting Android 8.0 Oreo as Xiaomi Pushes OTA Update

Xiaomi has finally started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo to the Xiaomi Mi A1. The smartphone was launched under Google’s Android One programme with Android 7.1.2 Nougat back in September and was promised to receive an update to Android Oreo by the end of 2017. The new Android version started rolling out as a progressive over-the-air (OTA) update on December 31, fulfilling […]

BlackBerry Priv Won’t Be Getting Last Year’s Android Nougat Update

Iconic phone company BlackBerry has said that it won’t be rolling out last year’s Android Nougatsoftware update to the BlackBerry Priv smartphone in a blow to the customers and to its own image, as it increasingly tries to position itself as a security solutions provider. In the recent episode of UTB Blogcast podcast, Alex Thurber, the general manager of Mobility […]

BlackBerry Priv Won’t Be Getting Last Year’s Android Nougat Update

Iconic phone company BlackBerry has said that it won’t be rolling out last year’s Android Nougatsoftware update to the BlackBerry Priv smartphone in a blow to the customers and to its own image, as it increasingly tries to position itself as a security solutions provider. In the recent episode of UTB Blogcast podcast, Alex Thurber, the general manager of Mobility […]

Sony Xperia X getting new update

Sony has started pushing out a new update to its Xperia X smartphone. Arriving as version 34.3.A.0.206, the update is currently hitting single SIM variants of the smartphone, although dual-SIM models should also get it soon. The only visible change is a bump in security patch level – it says July after the update. No information on […]

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 and Tab S3 getting new updates

A new update has started hitting the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 as well as the Galaxy Tab S3devices. Arriving as versions G390FXXU1AQF8 and T820XXU1AQF3, respectively, it’s a security update that brings Android fixes for June. The update weighs in at around 300MB for the tablet, and aside from the latest security patch, also includes some stability and performance-related […]

Motorola Moto Z Play on Rogers starts getting Nougat update

Canadian carrier Rogers has started rolling out the Nougat update to Motorola Moto Z Play units on its network. The update brings along version 7.0 of Google’s mobile operating system. The carrier’s OS upgrade schedule also reveals that Nougat for the Huawei nova plus as well as the Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 edge is still “coming […]

This program is getting military veterans into web-design jobs

Tarsha Weary of SW Design School. (Photo by Stephen Babcock) Byron Leighton spent 10 years in the military, focusing on logistics. Living at MCVET, a Jonestown-based organization that helps veterans who are homeless or in need of help, he met Tarsha Weary. Now he’s going through another boot camp — for digital marketing. “I’ve always […]

Is Mark Zuckerberg Getting Ready to Run for President?

Is Mark Zuckerberg Getting Ready to Run for President? HIGHLIGHTS Zuckerberg took a new year resolution to visit all 50 US states Zuckerberg also said that he no longer considers himself an atheist Some people have started believing that he may run for President As America changes presidents, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is doing something. […]