Feb 1st - AT&T is getting ready to kickstart its 5G Evolution network by launching it in Austin and Indianapolis first. AT&T says the increased bandwidth will help fuel technology like self-driving cars and mobile VR headsets.
Feb 1st - Researchers at MIT have developed a wearable system that is capable of analyzing the emotional undertones of a conversation with 83% accuracy. They say this will help people with anxiety and Asperger’s feel more social.
Feb 1st - Barnes & Noble has issued an official recall of the charging adapters sold with its Nook Tablet 7 device, with instructions provided for how to get a new charger. Until then, owners should charge the device with a PC.
Feb 1st - Samsung isn’t unveiling the Galaxy S8 at Mobile World Congress this year, but it will be providing a short one-minute sneak peek at the next flagship from the South Korean company.
Jan 31st - Fitbit purchased Coin back in May 2016, but today the company announced the shutdown of its products. Coin users have until February 28 to sync their cards for use until the device dies.
Jan 31st - Noted leaker Roland Quandt has tweeted a series of pictures he says is the Honor 8 Lite, a phone that could be debuted at MWC 2017.
Jan 31st - New images of an upcoming Lenovo tablet have leaked online, along with supposed specs revealing a refresh to Lenovo’s budget 8″ tablet line.
Jan 31st - Manufacturers still haven’t stopped targeting popular benchmarking applications to artificially inflate their handset scores. OnePlus and Meizu are both still doing it, though OnePlus has said it will stop.
Jan 31st - Nintendo has revealed that Super Mario Run has about a 5% conversion rate. The game has been downloaded 78 million times on iOS, but only about 4 million people have bought the full game.
Jan 31st - Nintendo’s new financial statement to investors has revealed the upcoming Animal Crossing mobile title has been delayed yet again. The earliest we could see the game is now April.
Jan 31st - A new solar-powered battery Moto Mod is launching on IndieGoGo soon. Dubbed Moto Mico, the mod features solar panels to help you charge your USB-C devices.
Jan 31st - The 32GB Pixel C tablet is listed as out of stock on the Google Store, but the 64GB version is still available. Other retailers are out of stock, too.
Jan 30th - Tasker plugin AutoVoice has been approved a third-party integration for Google Voice, which means you can now go crazy with voice controls on your phone.
Jan 30th - Nextbit has announced the company has been acquired by Razer, the maker of PC peripherals and occasional dabbler in the Android space. Current devices will be supported until 2018.
Jan 30th - PayPal has updated the PayPal Here app to support fingerprint authentication, so you can add an extra layer of security to your financial data.