Google has released the January 2017 Android Security Bulletin. Partners have had access to the warnings in this month's bulletin since December 5, 2016 or earlier.
Devices and OS
Devices and Operating System News
The Sony Xperia X is the first non-Google smartphone to receive an upgrade to Android 7.1.1 Nougat. However, not all Xperia X units will be getting the mobile operating system update.
Samsung has confirmed that Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge owners will be able to download Android 7.1.1 Nougat and upgrade their devices in January 2017.
Samsung has rolled out the fourth beta of Android 7.0 Nougat, since first introducing the Galaxy Beta Program back in early November.
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BlackBerry has officially announced BlackBerry 10.3.3 for Government Release, targeted at users in government and other highly-regulated industries.
Google has released the December 2016 Android Security Bulletin. Partners have had access to the warnings in this month's bulletin since November 07, 2016 or earlier.
Samsung has opened up the Galaxy Beta program to more UK users, following the initial rollout earlier this month. This gives Galaxy S7 and S7 edge owners a second change to try pre-release versions of Nougat for the phones.
OnePlus has officially announced the OnePlus 3T, an upgraded addition to its premium flagship lineup. The OnePlus 3T, which will replace the OnePlus3, builds on the success of the OnePlus 3,
Samsung has announced that the Galaxy Beta Program has opened to Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users residing in the U.K., U.S., and Korea, with users based in China being able to participate in the program shortly.
BlackBerry today announced the latest in its series of most secure Android smartphones, DTEK60. As part of BlackBerry's transition towards a device software licensing strategy.
Amazon has announced that Alexa, the brain that powers Amazon Echo, is coming to the UK, along with two Alexa-enabled devices: Echo and the all-new Echo Dot.