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Lollipop is coming to HTC's Google Play Edition handsets. Photo: HTC

Lollipop is coming to HTC’s Google Play Edition handsets… at some point. Photo: HTC

HTC’s Lollipop updates for the Google Play Edition One M8 and One M7 has been delayed again. The software was initially scheduled to land early this week, then the release was pushed back to today — but HTC is still awaiting Google’s approval.

Ditch Facebook Messenger and bring chat back to the original app. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Ditch Facebook Messenger and bring chat back to the original app. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

If you’re one of the many who hate having to use a dedicated app for Facebook chat, you can bring messaging back to the original app with Facebook Chat Re-Enabler. It’s a free download and easy to install, and it lets you do away with the standalone Facebook Messenger app.

The new Moto G is already getting a taste of Lollipop. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

The new Moto G is already getting a taste of Lollipop. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

For a short while it looked like LG was going to become the first third-party device manufacturer to roll out an official Android 5.0 Lollipop update, but Motorola has beaten the South Korean company to it. Its massive Lollipop upgrade is already rolling out to users with an unlocked Moto G, and this time it isn’t just a soak test.

The new Moto G's Lollipop upgrade is on its way. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

The new Moto G’s Lollipop upgrade is on its way. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Motorola has already begun rolling out its Lollipop upgrade for the flagship Moto X, but it seems the new Moto G’s release won’t be far behind. The company has already published its release notes for Android 5.0, and it’s an incredibly long list of all the changes, improvements, and new features Moto G users can look forward to.

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Samsung’s already confirmed that the Galaxy S4 will get an Android 5.0 Lollipop update, and thanks to a leaked pre-release build, we get to see exactly what it’s going to be like ahead of its public debut. As you might expect, it’s heavily modified thanks to TouchWiz, but Samsung’s made a lot of nice visual changes that let that Material Design shine through in places.

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