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Old 08-06-2014, 13:21
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Just misread this thread as "Kitkat for Jesus"

I thought DS had formed some weird cult
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Old 08-06-2014, 14:42
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Just misread this thread as "Kitkat for Jesus"

I thought DS had formed some weird cult
http://www.specsavers.co.uk/
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Old 08-06-2014, 15:06
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Old 10-06-2014, 07:04
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Got the update on my Nexus 10 yesterday in the UK
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Old 25-06-2014, 21:07
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Just received an update to Android 4.4.4 on my Google Nexus 7 W-Fi, 2013. Looks like it's a security and bug fix update. Anyone else get the same on theirs?

Also with Google I/O conference taking place right now the next Android version will be Android L (Lollipop/5.0). Final name and version number yet to be confirmed.
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Old 25-06-2014, 21:25
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Yep, mine rolled over yesterday to the latest 4.4.4.

Interestingly it looks like the Nexus 7 2013 - in Google's eyes, a "developer device" - is shortly going to be able to download a developer preview of the latest L version of Android...... If that happens without silly restrictions (like limited to US only or whatever) then I think I'll definitely be giving it a spin!
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Old 25-06-2014, 21:35
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Interestingly it looks like the Nexus 7 2013 - in Google's eyes, a "developer device" - is shortly going to be able to download a developer preview of the latest L version of Android...... If that happens without silly restrictions (like limited to US only or whatever) then I think I'll definitely be giving it a spin!
Really? How soon will that be? Sounds interesting.
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Old 25-06-2014, 21:46
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Really? How soon will that be? Sounds interesting.
According to Android Police, tomorrow "morning". ("Morning" presumably meaning morning in San Francisco, in which case late afternoon / early evening here).
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Old 25-06-2014, 21:48
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Just received an update to Android 4.4.4 on my Google Nexus 7 W-Fi, 2013. Looks like it's a security and bug fix update. Anyone else get the same on theirs?

Also with Google I/O conference taking place right now the next Android version will be Android L (Lollipop/5.0). Final name and version number yet to be confirmed.
Yep, just looked and it was there for upgrade. Now done
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Old 25-06-2014, 21:51
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Yep, mine rolled over yesterday to the latest 4.4.4.

Interestingly it looks like the Nexus 7 2013 - in Google's eyes, a "developer device" - is shortly going to be able to download a developer preview of the latest L version of Android...... If that happens without silly restrictions (like limited to US only or whatever) then I think I'll definitely be giving it a spin!
Thanks for the heads up.
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Old 30-07-2014, 23:36
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Looks like Android L will be rolled out to all Nexus devices in a couple of months time OTA.

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Old 05-08-2014, 05:15
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The last 2 updates have been a disaster for iPlayer users, including I'm afraid Google's reputataion for a fix for it.They may not be totally at fault that's a given, but in the eyes of some...
Searching around I see Plex users having problems that started with 4.4.3. also.
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Old 05-08-2014, 05:37
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It was a quick fix by Plex, including for the L preview.
https://forums.plex.tv/index.php/top...ayback-issues/.
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Old 05-08-2014, 08:09
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Not so quick a fix looking at all 9 pages of the original thread starting early June:

https://forums.plex.tv/index.php/top...-nexusgpe-443/

Similar problem, and duration as the Nexus/iPlayer issue.
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Old 05-08-2014, 19:41
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It was a quick fix by Plex, including for the L preview.
https://forums.plex.tv/index.php/top...ayback-issues/.
Would any of those work for the i player stuttering issue ?
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Old 06-08-2014, 05:25
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Would any of those work for the i player stuttering issue ?
Other than rolling back to 4.4.2. no.
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Old 06-08-2014, 08:00
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Other than rolling back to 4.4.2. no.
OK, thanks.
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Old 17-09-2014, 16:25
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Looks like Android L will be rolled out to all Nexus devices in a couple of months time OTA.

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Although according to the author of this article not all nexus devices will be eligible for Android L - including the 2012 version of the nexus 7.
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Old 17-09-2014, 17:48
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Although according to the author of this article not all nexus devices will be eligible for Android L - including the 2012 version of the nexus 7.
November? Really? It's supposedly to be released in 6 weeks time, so i was thinking we'd have it by the end of October. Also to be noted by then is we'll also have the announcement of the new Google Nexus 9 made by HTC apparently. Strongly rumoured.
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Old 17-09-2014, 19:21
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Although according to the author of this article not all nexus devices will be eligible for Android L - including the 2012 version of the nexus 7.
not quite. they've just taken a hard limit of 18 months and suggested that anything older than that won't get L and anything newer than that will. That's not how it works.
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Old 20-10-2014, 14:34
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Android 5.0 Lollipop update will arrive for Nexus 7 Wi-Fi and Nexus 10 Wi-Fi models starting 3rd November. Those with LTE devices will be updated by the end of November.
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