What’s the deal with the Android distribution report and Pie?

So, Android Pie has been around for a bit more than a month now and it hasn’t been logged into the latest distribution report.

Android Oreo now has double-digit share in version distribution

The last update to the dashboard was two months ago, so a good bump in stats for the latest versions of Android was expected.

No Android Oreo love for Galaxy J3, J5 and J7 (2017) until September, at least in Turkey

Samsung’s low to mid-end Galaxy J3, J5 and J7 phones from last year are only expected to receive official Android Oreo updates in late September in Turkey.

Verizon pushes Moto Z Play Droid up to Android Oreo

The first entry-level Moto Z device on Verizon is finally getting its second and final Android OS update. It also includes a weird SIM feature.

You can probably expect Oreo to roll out for the LG V20 in August in North America

One Canadian carrier “expects” to start the official Android 8.0 Oreo rollout for the LG V20 next month, which probably means others will do the same.

T-Mobile is on a roll, rolling out Oreos and security patches to five Android phones

T-Mobile is the last of the big four carriers to update the Galaxy S7, S7 Edge and LG G6 to Oreo, also sending security patches to the Note 5 and S8 Active.

Official Android Oreo updates start rolling out for Huawei Mate 10 Lite and P10 Lite

Massive software updates combining Android 8.0 Oreo enhancements and EMUI 8.0 optimizations are on their way to the Huawei Mate 10 Lite and P10 Lite.

YouTube picture-in-picture mode to be available on all US Android Oreo devices

The feature has gotten out of its YouTube Red premium range and is spreading to all Android Oreo devices in the United States.

BlackBerry KEYone set to receive Oreo update this week, at least in Canada

June 28 is when Canada’s top wireless service provider expects to start rolling Android 8.0 Oreo out to the BlackBerry KEYone. Yes, this Thursday.

Third time’s the charm: Verizon begins Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Oreo updates at last

While Verizon fumbled the ball, AT&T became the first US carrier to update the Galaxy S7 duo to Android Oreo. And now Big Red is finally following suit.

Unlike Verizon, AT&T is genuinely rolling out Oreo updates for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

AT&T seems to have quietly started the official Android 8.0 Oreo rollout for Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, actually beating Verizon to the punch.

No more missteps allowed: Verizon readies Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Oreo updates again

Verizon’s support webpages are again hinting at imminent Android 8.0 updates for Big Red-locked Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge variants. This time, it’s happening.

Finally, Oreo goodies expand to US unlocked and AT&T versions of the LG G6

After Verizon and Sprint, AT&T is now officially rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo for the LG G6, with the phone’s US unlocked variant also brought up to date.

Verizon’s costly Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 scores tardy but welcome Oreo update

As one of the best Android tablets on the market, the 9.7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 should have received its Oreo serving a long time ago. But better late than never must be what Verizon subscribers are thinking right about now.

T-Mobile LG V30 getting Android Oreo again

It’s been a couple months and change since the last of the three other carriers pushed their Android 8.0 updates to their V30 units.

LG V35 ThinQ hands-on

The LG v35 ThinQ for AT&T was just announced. Check out our quick hands-on look at this new LG flagship phone that’s comparable to the LG G7.
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Sprint follows Verizon’s suit in updating the LG G6 to Android 8.0 Oreo

Roughly a month after the LG G6 started receiving Oreo goodies in Korea, Sprint follows Verizon with the “Now Network’s” own over-the-air Android 8.0 promotion.

Android Oreo for Verizon LG G6 is almost 2GB large!

LG had to rearrange a whole bunch of interface pieces for this update to last year’s big flagship and that may have contributed to the filesize of this OTA.

Finally, Android 8.0 Oreo is officially rolling out to the US unlocked Moto Z

Updated with Android 8.0 Oreo in Brazil a full two months back, 2016’s Moto Z is getting the same treatment at long last in its US unlocked variant.

Samsung resumes Oreo updates for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge after small impasse

Samsung certainly started the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Oreo rollouts late, running into problems almost immediately, but at least those are now a thing of the past.

Asus ZenFone 3 Zoom and another Deluxe variant start receiving Oreo updates

The mid-range Asus ZenFone 3 Zoom and (once) high-end ZenFone 3 Deluxe ZS570KL are the Taiwanese company’s latest mobile devices treated to official Android Oreo makeovers.
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Samsung ‘temporarily stops’ Galaxy S7 Oreo updates, US Cellular spreads the Galaxy S8 love

We have some good news for owners of US Cellular-specific Galaxy S8 and S8+ variants, but the Android 8.0 Oreo rollout has unfortunately been halted for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in the UK.

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 getting Android Oreo again

The over-the-air update was pushed once again this morning and it’s going out to users who have yet to receive Android 8.0. It’s been a wait of several weeks.

Even the affordable Huawei Mate SE is officially getting updated to Android 8.0 Oreo

Since it’s practically identical to the Honor 7X, it makes perfect sense for the low-cost, mid-range Huawei Mate SE to follow its “cousin’s” suit with an Oreo update.

Samsung starts official Galaxy Tab S3 Oreo update in the UK

While waiting for the Tab S4 to be released, you may want to revisit and reconsider last year’s Galaxy Tab S3, officially updated to Oreo in the UK starting… now.