The HTC Evo Shift 4G has joined other devices at Sprint which have received OTA updates recently, all of which have had Carrier IQ removed as a result. This latest update, v2.77.651.3) also includes battery life improvements and an updated Peep client. If you’re one of the users who has this device, you can manually try to update your software (via Menu > Settings > System Updates > HTC Software Update) starting 2/2 or waiting for it to begin being sent to devices on 2/7.
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Jeremy is a tech strategist/project manager and application developer in the corporate world, and a coffee geek. He has spent over 15 years in the professional IT field, and has been a tech hack for a majority of his life and is a lover of all things Android and Google. He has 3 kids and a beautiful wife.
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October 29, 2013 , 1:19 am