Tag Archive: March


Best March Madness apps for Android 2017

The NCAA Tournament is in full swing. These apps will help you keep up with your bracket.

Game on. The 2017 NCAA Tournament (that’s college men’s basketball, in case you’re not into such things) is underway. That means countless work hours lost over the next couple weeks, but specifically in these early days as we all pore over our brackets, hoping to avoid the bust and advance to the next round.

Sadly, we don’t all have televisions  [Read More…]

AT&T announces the LG Phoenix 3 is coming March 10

If you’re an AT&T prepaid customer, you’re about to get a brand new device option from LG. The country’s second largest carrier (by subscriber count) will bring the newest device by LG to customers on March 10 for only $ 79.99 online or in stores. The Phoenix 3 is the successor to…. yep, the Pheonix 2. […]

HTC U Ultra to start shipping to US customers on March 10

HTC unveiled the HTC U Ultra flagship back in January. Well it’s March now and if you have placed a pre-order for the device then you’ll be happy to know that the HTC U Ultra is finally ready to ship out to consumers in the US. On March 7, HTC announced on Twitter that shipments […]

Pixel and Nexus factory images with March 2017 security patch now available

You can now get up to the latest software without waiting for an over-the-air update.

In keeping with its regular cadence of releasing full software builds for its latest devices, Google has updated its factory image page to include Android 7.1.1 builds with the March 2017 security patch for its latest phones and tablets.

The latest images are available for the Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel C, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6 and Nexus 9. You may also recall  [Read More…]

Android Wear 2.0 updates will start rolling out in March, according to Fossil

Android Wear 2.0 is only a couple of weeks away.

While it’s true you could get your hands on the latest and greatest from Android Wear if you were willing to drop some money on a shiny new LG Watch Sport or Style, those still happy with their existing watch had some waiting to do. It has been clear for a while that a lot of Android Wear watches would be updated, but what wasn’t entirely clear was how  [Read More…]

T-Mobile offers a free extra line on most current plans starting March 1st.

In the latest of a series of dramatic “Uncarrier” moves, T-Mobile announced today that it would be offering to add a line to new or current plan with at least two lines. This offer technically only applies to Simple Choice and T-Mobile One plans, but let’s be honest – if you have a plan older […]

Official: Samsung Galaxy S8 lands March 29!

New flagship breaks cover in just over a month.

Samsung’s 2017 flagship phones are about to move beyond mere rumor and speculation — Samsung appears to have jumped the gun, and is teasing the arrival of the Galaxy S8 on March 29 through invites sent out to press.

The launch event will take place in New York City, with satellite events likely to take place around the globe.

In any case, the Galaxy S8 just became a whole lot  [Read More…]

Korean media says LG G6 will launch on March 10, Galaxy S8 debuting globally April 21

We now have launch dates for this year’s biggest flagships.

A report out of Korea’s ET News suggests Samsung and LG have finalized the launch dates for their upcoming flagships. The publication states that the Galaxy S8 — which is rumored to be unveiled in New York on March 29 — will be launching globally on April 21, while the LG G6 is slated to become available on March 10 following an unveil at Mobile World Congress later this  [Read More…]

LG G6 expected to launch in Korea March 9, U.S. to follow April 7

Well, you’re getting one part of this right, LG.

We are merely a few weeks away from the official launch of the LG G6 at MWC 2017, and now, on top of the latest hardware leaks, we’re getting more information about the launch. According to well-known leaker Evan Blass over at Venturebeat, the G6 will launch to consumers quickly after its February 26 launch — at least, in South Korea.

Blass claims that the LG G6  [Read More…]

Honor 6X to receive Nougat update sometime in March

The Honor 6X is soon getting the update it needed from day one.

The Honor 6X will be updated to Android 7.0 Nougat and EMUI 5.0 sometime in March, according to an email sent to Android Police and confirmed by us (not saying they were lying, but we like to get confirmation on these things, you know?)

The device, which we think is objectively one of the best mid-range devices you can buy in the U.S. right  [Read More…]