Rumors of leaks, leaks of rumors, updates on suppositions of tales of releases.
We're entering something of a lull in tech news. Well, lull might not be the right word. It's not like the end-of-year holiday hiatus slash pre-CES quiet time. No, this is more like that period of time at the restaurant between the appetizer and the main course. In this metaphor, CES was the appetizer, and now we're talking about how much we enjoyed that little taste and how much we're looking forward to the surprises of the main course: MWC. It's still a few weeks out before the Barcelona trade show, but already things are starting to heat up in the kitchen.
On the Android front,
Samsung's not the only smartphone company making the rumor rounds: the
And then there's Microsoft, who
All that and more, this week on Mobile Nations!
Android Central — Something for everyone
There was a solid mix of news this week, offering a little bit for everyone. On the app front, Pocket Casts
In terms of phone software, Marshmallow updates are in testing or on their way for
The Galaxy S7 speculation is growing a bit, and we're doing our best to analyze some of the available rumors. This week we explain why we
This week was unsurprisingly filled with quite a bit of Priv news as BlackBerry continues to expand the device availability. T-Mobile has revealed their pricing, we're expecting a launch in India soon and several other carriers are now offering the device. In other news, BlackBerry has shut down the Built for BlackBerry app program for developers and AtHoc has scored another win.
This week at iMore, we saw
We also saw a few new releases from Apple:
On the Apple Watch side, we heard more rumors about
Microsoft is pushing on with OS updates, Surface news and their Build conference set to kick off at the end of March.
First up is Build, which is taking place once again in San Francisco on March 30. Tickets went on sale for developers but within one to five minutes
The Surface 3 and Surface Pro 3 picked up
Rounding things out was the Xbox February update, which is