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Your Samsung is about to get a lot safer. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Your Samsung is about to get a lot safer. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Samsung has promised to rollout monthly security patches for its Android-powered Galaxy devices in an effort to eliminate flaws and vulnerabilities faster than ever before.

Its announcement comes after researchers discovered a new “Stagefright” exploit that allows hackers to take over billions of smartphones with a single text message.

Get your OnePlus One touchscreen fix now. Photo: Rajesh Pandey/Cult of Android

Get your OnePlus One touchscreen fix now. Photo: Rajesh Pandey/Cult of Android

A new Cyanogen OS 12 build for the OnePlus One finally eliminates the handset’s touchscreen woes for good. The update is available to download now for manual flashing, and it weighs in at 566MB.

Get your Galaxy S6 edge fix on Verizon. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Get your Galaxy S6 edge fix on Verizon. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Verizon has finally rolled out a software update for the new Galaxy S6 edge that fixes a frustrating screen rotation bug, which caused the display to become stuck in portrait mode.

Samsung's RAM fix has arrived for the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Photo: Samsung

Samsung’s RAM fix has arrived for the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Photo: Samsung

Samsung is rolling out a small but important fix for the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge to fix a frustrating RAM issue reported by a significant number of users. You can expect the 138MB release to reach your handset over-the-air very soon.

Lollipop's dreaded memory leak is fixed for some. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Lollipop’s dreaded memory leak is fixed for some. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Lollipop’s memory leak has been plaguing Nexus users since Android 5.0 was released late last year, and despite several updates since then, Google has failed to fix it. Fortunately, third-party developers have stepped in with a patch.

The tweak is intended for devices running AOSP ROMs based on Android 5.0 and up, and it’s available on rooted devices running the Xposed framework.

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