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Droid Daily 8/2/13: Android 4.3 Issues, RockmeIt, and More

August 2, 2013 - Written By Alexander Maxham

RockmeIt Gets Bought by Yahoo!

Today, Yahoo announced that they purchased RockmeIt. It was their attempt at a social browser. Their Android app was released only 6 weeks ago. So what is Yahoo going to do with RockmeIt? Who knows.

ZTE Flash Updated to Android 4.1

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Sprint and ZTE finally update the ZTE Flash to Android 4.1. Of course it only took them 9 months. The new software version that’s pushing out now is N9100V1.0.0B15. We’ve got plenty of improvements in this update along with Google Now, Project Butter and expandable notifications.

CyanogenMod Supports 8 new Devices

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Today, CyanogenMod announced that they are supporting 8 new devices. Mostly Motorola devices, with a new Galaxy S4 variant and a Galaxy S Relay 4G:

Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G (apexqtmo)

Samsung Galaxy S4 – C Spire (jfltecsp)

Motorola Atrix HD (mb886)

Motorola Photon Q – GSM (xt897)

Motorola Photon Q – CDMA (xt897c)

Motorola Droid Razr M (xt907)

Motorola Razr HD – GSM (xt925)

Motorola Droid Razr HD – CDMA (xt926)

HTC One Google Play Edition Android 4.3 Kernel Source released

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Today, HTC has posted the kernel source for the Android 4.3 update for the HTC One Google Play Edition. So we’re assuming that the Android 4.3 update is coming soon.

Android 4.3 Breaks compatibility with Bluetooth Keyboards

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We’re hearing today that the Android 4.3 update breaks compatibility with some bluetooth keyboards. So if you ever used a Bluetooth Keyboard with your device, you might not want to upgrade just yet.