Tag Archive: February

Nougat makes massive gains in February on back of Galaxy S7 updates

The release of Android 7.0 Nougat for the Galaxy S7 series helped Nougat make its biggest-ever month-over-month gains in February.

There are millions of Android devices sold every month, and millions more updated. The composite tells a story of cycles and company strategies played out in the same way year over year.

This year, it’s the story of the Galaxy S7. The single most popular Android phone of 2016 (well, two most popular phones) began receiving its  [Read More…]

Ulefone Gemini sales commence February 14

With the Spring Festival holiday out of the way, it’s a new year for Chinese handset makers. As such, Ulefone is ready to hit the ground running. Next week sees the company launching its Gemini smartphone. Initially announced a few weeks ago, the Ulefone Gemini offers up a dual-camera experience on the back of the […]

LG Watch Style box leaks before February 8 announcement

Remember that we previously told you that LG’s upcoming Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches, the LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style were expected to make a debut on February 9. Now, according to info coming from well-known leakster @evleaks, it appears that the two wearables will be making a debut a day earlier – on […]

The Mico Moto Mod is a solar-powered battery coming February 5

Yesterday we told you about the upcoming Ultimate Moto Z Mod which should add an IR blaster and wireless charging capabilities to the Moto Z family for only $ 45. But, as it turns out another Moto Mod is in development and is poised to become available in a few days – on February 5. The

PRICE DROP: Motorola Z Droid, Z Force Droid discounted by 50% until February 20

Verizon and Motorola have dropped the price of the Moto Z Droid and Z Force Droid as part of a Valentine’s Day promotion. Starting immediately, and running through February 20, customers can purchase the two phones for half of their normal costs. The Moto Z Droid shakes out to $ 13 per month over 24 months

Google and LG partner up for two new Android Wear 2.0 watches, coming February 9

Yesterday we told you that Android Wear 2.0 might finally launch on February 9 and will support eighteen different smartwatches including a few LG ones like the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE, LG Watch Urbane and LG G Watch R. Now a new report coming out of VentureBeat reveals that Google has partnered up

Android Wear 2.0 rumored to launch on February 9

Wearables are about to get exciting again.

We know that Android Wear 2.0 is coming next month, and a tweet from Evan Blass suggests a launch is on the cards for February 9. Google is rumored to unveil two Nexus-branded smartwatches, so it is likely we’ll see them early next month.

Mark your calendar: Android Wear 2.0 launches on February 9th.

— Evan Blass (@evleaks) January 17, 2017

Android Wear 2.0 brings  [Read More…]

Motorola hosting MWC event on February 26

Mobile World Congress kicks off at the end of February, and it’s already shaping up to be a busy show.

The Lenovo-owned Moto just sent out invites for an event it will be hosting on February 26. This is technically the day before the trade show starts, which is pretty normal. What’s also normal is the fact that Motorola isn’t giving anything away about what it might announce just yet.


As far as  [Read More…]

Motorola is announcing a new phone at Mobile World Congress in February

Motorola teases a new phone to launch at MWC.

Motorola is set to launch a new phone in Barcelona next month prior to the start of Mobile World Congress.

The annual show has become a traditional venue for manufacturers to launch phones for the European market, but many of them end up in North America and beyond.

Motorola is holding its event at 4:30pm on February 26, and while it’s unclear what the Lenovo subsidiary is launching  [Read More…]

Charge those smartwatches: Android Wear 2.0 arriving February 2017

Google pushed up Wear’s release date to next month!

Just in time for Valentine’s Day — because you know you were thinking of getting your special someone a brand new Android Wear device, right? — Google has pushed the release date of Android Wear 2.0 to early February 2017. That’s next month!

Originally, Android Wear 2.0 was slated for release sometime in early 2017, but based on a notice sent out to developers, a launch window has  [Read More…]