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OPPO Is Recruiting Testers For An LG G2 Build Of Its Android-Based ColorOS

OPPO Is Recruiting Testers For An LG G2 Build Of Its Android-Based ColorOS

Regular followers of the Android world know that manufacturers love to skin Google's mobile operating system for the sake of differentiation. As dramatic as Samsung and HTC can get, the Chinese OEMs sometimes take it even further, perhaps because Chinese users don't have official access to the Play Store and Google apps (making compatibility and certification less problematic). OPPO seems to be going even further than that: a new post on the company forum is recruiting testers for ColorOS on, of all things, the LG G2.

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AT&T Announces Minor LG G2 OTA Software Update Bringing A Security Patch And Slight Enhancements

AT&T Announces Minor LG G2 OTA Software Update Bringing A Security Patch And Slight Enhancements

AT&T is rolling out a minor over-the-air firmware update to its version of the LG G2. The change log is pretty vague with this one, and most of the changes won't be anything people particularly notice. There's a security patch, which is generally something to be thankful for (though rooted users may disagree). There's an APN update, and the included music player app has seen some attention as well. The change log closes with "G Watch compatibility," something devices running Android 4.3 or higher should already have.

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Sprint's LG G2 Gets An OTA Update With Support For LG's Knock Code Security System

Sprint's LG G2 Gets An OTA Update With Support For LG's Knock Code Security System

One of the features LG pushed hard with the announcement of the G3 was its Knock Code screen locking feature. While the device is asleep, you can tap on the screen in predefined locations to wake it and unlock instantly. Knock Code actually debuted on the G Pro 2, but now Sprint's G2 is getting it as well.

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LG Is Holding An Event On May 27th To Announce The LG G3

LG Is Holding An Event On May 27th To Announce The LG G3

LG is sending out invites to an event on Tuesday, May 27th in London with simultaneous events scheduled in New York and San Francisco. The invitation doesn't offer much information, simply stressing the letter 'G.' However, we're told there's a new flagship smartphone ready to drop.

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[Update: Winner] Win One Of Five Devices From Poweramp, Negri Electronics, And Android Police

[Update: Winner] Win One Of Five Devices From Poweramp, Negri Electronics, And Android Police

In a normal giveaway, we have a one, two, ten...some number of devices to give away, and that's basically the end of it. This giveaway, however, is different. This go, we're working with Poweramp and Negri Electronics to give away one of five handsets:

  • Samsung Galaxy S5
  • LG G2
  • HTC One M8
  • Nexus 5
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 3

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This contest is now over.

The final results are listed below. If you've won, you will be contacted in the near future.

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Android 4.4.2 Rolling Out To Verizon's LG G2

Android 4.4.2 Rolling Out To Verizon's LG G2

Verizon takes its time getting updates out to devices, but today is finally the big day for owners of the LG G2 on Big Red. The OTA (version VS98024A) has started rolling out to devices, but don't get too excited just yet – Verizon is pushing the update in phases.

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Sprint Announces G2 KitKat OTA Update (Version ZVB), LG Shares Open Source Kernel Files

Sprint Announces G2 KitKat OTA Update (Version ZVB), LG Shares Open Source Kernel Files

Sprint LG G2 owners may not have too much longer to wait for Android 4.4.2 to arrive. Sprint has posted details on an upcoming OTA update, which should roll out in stages starting today. The version is ZVB, and it contains little aside from all the delicious goodies that come with KitKat. To clarify, the developers have also packed in a fix for an audio issue with the pre-installed NextRadio app.

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LG's Knock Code Security Feature Will Land On The G2 And G Flex Starting In April

LG's Knock Code Security Feature Will Land On The G2 And G Flex Starting In April

Easily the coolest part of LG's custom Android skin is KnockOn, a feature introduced with the G2 that allows users to knock on a sleeping phone to wake it up. Knock Code, a pattern-based alternative with a bit more security, was introduced with the G Pro 2 and other phones at Mobile World Congress. According to a new press release, LG will make good on its promise to expand this feature to other phones, starting with the G2 and G Flex in April.

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T-Mobile's LG G2 Is Getting The Android 4.4.2 Update Starting Today (Probably)

T-Mobile's LG G2 Is Getting The Android 4.4.2 Update Starting Today (Probably)

After showing up as a humongous ROM, the T-Mobile LG G2's Android 4.4.2 update is making its way to devices as a regular OTA. Well, it's probably getting the update. T-Mobile's support page is a little fuzzy on the details, but today (March 3rd) is listed as the start date for the software's availability.

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T-Mobile LG G2 Android 4.4.2 Build Shows Up, But Not As An OTA Yet - It's A Huge 1.5GB ROM

T-Mobile LG G2 Android 4.4.2 Build Shows Up, But Not As An OTA Yet - It's A Huge 1.5GB ROM

A few days ago AT&T pushed Android 4.4.2 to its version of the LG G2, and now it's T-Mobile's turn... sort of. No, an OTA isn't hitting the airwaves just yet, but that doesn't mean T-Mobile G2 owners can't get their hands on the OS update right away. A full 1.5GB ROM has found its way from LG's servers to the XDA forums, and it's open for anyone to get their hands on.

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