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General ***Official Ice Cream Sandwich Discussion Thread***

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by drexappeal, Dec 8, 2011.

  1. KOLIO

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    I'm wondering if today's announcement from MOTOROLA concerning projected schedule of updates to ICS is a direct result of GOOGLE's just announced OK from the US & EU to buy MOTOROLA.

    Coincidence?Hmmmmm...........

    Either way,things are looking better for us MO PHO's, & MOTOHEADS in general.

    Now,if the MO PHO & LAPDOCK 500 has an update in the meantime for 100% compatibility from MOTO,all would be well in the universe....... :p (At least in my little corner of it). :)
     

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  2. busted bones

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    Rooting as soon as CM9 is sorted and stable with everything working.
     
  3. KOLIO

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    I'll see ya over @ XDA soon,4-7 months before we see anything from GOOGOROLA.
     
  4. busted bones

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    I already have an account over there but rarely use it. I was rooted on the Photon for awhile but when they came out with an update for the bugs I was having I just accepted it and lost root. I was watching them get CM7.2 ready forget photon for awhile but lost interest as soon as they said they were doing CM9.
     
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    Damn just saw this post and made a double post d'oh! Good to see we will be getting it by July though.
     
  7. KOLIO

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    I hope July is the date,but,the original & latest update from MOTOROLA only states Q3 2012 as a release window for the PHOTON, & not a specific month.

    Nowhere in this article is a source cited for the July 2012 release date.

    Not trying to be a pessimist,or anything of that nature.Just don't want anyone getting their hopes up for JULY 2012 to come & go & be disappointed/upset w/MOTOROLA if ICS isn't on our phones by then.
     
  8. rdsiam

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    I hope I'm not the only mofo that doesn't want ICS on my MoPho.
     
  9. KOLIO

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    Why wouldn't you want ICS to replace GINGERBREAD?

    Just curious.........
     
  10. burgertime

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    Hmmm wondering where they are getting July from? That's some strong wording used.

     
  11. KOLIO

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    SLASHGEAR has edited their original quote to reflect Q3 2012 as the release window.
    I'm guessing they got bombarded w/requests for info conformation links regarding their original JULY 2012 ICS party.
     
  12. burgertime

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    Ah been busy at work and didn't have a chance to read it. Thanks for the info.
     
  13. drexappeal

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    Well, technically speaking, July is in Q3 (July-September)...so July would be the earliest possibility if the Q3 projection holds true.
     
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    This is great news. I opened the site and knew tonight would be the night.
     
  15. drexappeal

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    Hahaha...No worries. I think there's 3 different ICS threads going right now.
     
  16. KOLIO

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    Merge?
     
  17. KOLIO

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    Yeppers,JULY would be most welcome,earlier if possible.
    I know I'm sounding like a broken record,but,I'm guessing it will be later than sooner,especially if LAPDOCK 100/500 compatibility is in the mix.
    I'm guessing this to be the case since 100% LAPDOCK 500 capability isn't realized yet.

    Again,just pure speculation,nothing more.
     
  18. Gogators1974

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    I don't want it either
     
  19. Gogators1974

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    Umm i think ppl should follow reliable sources and not some teenage kid who has a website saying hes a reliable source
     
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  20. KOLIO

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    I didn't realize things were that rough in the 'hood....... ;)
     
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  21. floorguy

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    I find it funny that the Verizon flagship phones, are behind ours....


    anyone else find it funny???
     
  22. drexappeal

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    To a certain extent, yes, but at the same time, ours was released prior to all the Verizon flagship Moto devices.
     
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    Cannot. Wait.

    I've been hoping that Motorola would update the Photon 4G to ICS ever since I saw my friend/co-worker's Galaxy Nexus.
     
  24. 4DisplayOnly

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    I think the Photon would benefit from a ICS update. My brother has a Xoom tablet and it improved with the ICS update. He said it was well worth it.
     
  25. twospirits

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    i really hope they will bring the update a bit sooner, since June and July are the months that historically Sprint announces and sells newer phones.

    TS
     

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