Tag: Android

Nexus 7 got Android 5.0.1 OTA

Yes. Adnroid 5, or Lollipop released oin October. Based on Google announcement, it is supposed 5.0.  But I received the OTA of 5.0.1 on my old 4.4.4 Nexus 7 tablet yesterday. On October 15, 2014, Google officially announced that Android L would be known as Android 5.0 “Lollipop”. The company also unveiled launch devices for

What’s New of Android 4.4.3 on Nexus 7

The Android 4.4.3 KitKat update for Nexus 7 is about 73.9MB in size and brings performance improvements, stability and bug fixes. Notably, the Android 4.4.3 KitKat update is an incremental update from Android 4.4.2 KitKat and brings security enhancements and various bug fixes.   It is a small upgrade, so most changes on it is

XiaoMi Mi Box

It is my first Set-Top-Box from mainland China. I ordered it from the official site of Xiaomi. The price is CNY299.00, including tax, shipping and handling. It is sent to my parents’ home, then my mom brought it when she came here. It is a good deal. CNY299 is about $50. First of all, loot

Fitbit syncing support more devices now

I use Fitbit almost one year. I need a USB device to synchronize data it collect. The USB device should work with PC and its program, Fitbit connect. Now Fitbit syncing support more devices. Including iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 4s, iPod Touch 5, iPad Mini, etc. Most important news for me is that it

Start to Use Feedly cloud

I used selfoss about 5 month. As a replacement of Google Reader, it is good, but not good enough. The development is slow. The duplication of items still there. Now I give it up and go for Feedly. Feedly is a Cloud Feed Reader platform. I can read feeds on desktop. I can read feeds

Start to use HTC Desire HD

Last week, I got my new cellphone, HTC Desire HD. I used this cellphone two months as a temporary replacement last year. I feel it is a good Android phone. So, when I am asked to pick one replacement as a new cellphone. I chose HTC Desire HD. Telus send it in two days after