Archive | Apr, 2011

HTC Thunderbolt OTA Leaked

HTC Thunderbolt OTA Leaked

A new thread at XDA contains a leaked Thunderbolt ROM that is believed to be the upcoming Verizon OTA update. XDA member jcase stated “this is a full RUU, and is likely the first OTA update.”

The ROM contains a new radio that dramatically improves the GPA, 3G / 4G transitioning, battery fix, and quiet video issues.

The update will wipe your phone, so be sure to back up all your data before flashing.

Be sure to check out the thread at XDA […]

Apr 20th, 2011Comments Off on HTC Thunderbolt OTA Leaked
Google Introduces YouTube Live

Google Introduces YouTube Live

Yesterday, Google announced that it is releasing it’s YouTube Live beta (youtube.com/live).  YouTube will stream concerts, interviews, and other live events and users will be able to subscribe and receive updates to partner’s streaming on YouTube Live.  Google is working with only a few select partners initially, but stated their goal is to provide thousands of partners with live stream capabilities on their channels in the coming months.  (via Google)

Apr 9th, 2011Comments Off on Google Introduces YouTube Live
Thunderbolt OTA Coming in Q2 2011

Thunderbolt OTA Coming in Q2 2011

Rumors are starting to surface around the web that the HTC Thunderbolt will receive an OTA update soon.  In a recent response to a user support inquiry, an HTC rep stated that an OTA update to Gingerbread was coming in Q2 2011.

This information, along with a laundry list of Android 2.3 features were also mentioned in her response.  Although an exact date hasn’t been confirmed it’s always nice when the information is generated by an HTC rep.

Read the full email […]

Apr 9th, 2011Comments Off on Thunderbolt OTA Coming in Q2 2011