Will Samsung have the balls to make a graphene battery? | #PNWeekly 281

Graphene as a battery material has been floating around for decades, but will Samsung finally get to harnessing its power? We discuss on our show!

Many Moto X Pure Edition units finally get Android Nougat

Sprint units apparently got this update in the past two months, but not GSM and Verizon units until just about two weeks ago.

The nightmare is over for US Moto X Pure Edition owners awaiting Android Nougat

So what if the Moto X Pure Edition runs “pure” Android? The 2015 phone still waited more than a year to get its official 7.0 Nougat update.

Kernel released for Moto X Pure Edition with Android Nougat

What is going on with this update? The soak test finished up long ago and the official software support window has collapsed.

Latin America gets Android 7.0 Nougat ball rolling for Moto X Force

The official Android 7.0 Nougat update for the “shatterproof”, international Moto X Force is a few months late, but it’s still more than welcomed.

Soak’s on, soak’s done, Android Nougat for Moto X Pure Edition is official

After a couple weeks of soaking, the Android Nougat update is now ready for wider distribution among US Moto X Pure Edition units.

Android Nougat rollout for 2015 Moto X trio is inexplicably pushed back several months

Not only is the Moto Z Play again slated for a Nougat update in March, but the previous-generation Moto X Style, Force and Play have to wait until May now.

Motorola publishes full list of Nougat-eligible phones, third-gen Moto G notably absent

Motorola’s list of phones with Android 7.0 Nougat updates on the way is relatively extensive, but it still omits a few new low-cost models.

Blass specs out two Moto X 2016 phones with more evidence they’re Project Tango fruits

Just as it was with last year’s Moto X Play and Moto X Style/Pure Editon, both Vertex and Vector Thin will play the same Tango to different specs.

Moto X Pure Edition starts at $300 after $100 discount for the next three days

In the market for an aging but timeless unlocked Android phone with Marshmallow and Quad HD screen? The Moto X Pure Edition is now only $300.

Moto X Pure Edition 64GB available for $400 ($100 off) from B&H

The already remarkably affordable 64GB Moto X Pure Edition is today even cheaper at B&H, going for $400 with a bunch of camera accessories bundled in.

Buy a 64GB Moto X Pure Edition today, and net a free Moto 360 (1st gen)

For a (very) limited time, $500 can buy US-based smartphone and smartwatch enthusiasts both the 64GB Moto X Pure Edition and OG Moto 360.

Flipkart celebrates two years of Indian Motorola sales with smartphone and smartwatch deals

Basically all semi-recent Motorola smartphones and the second-gen Moto 360 smartwatch sold in India are now discounted at Flipkart for a limited time.

Moto X Pure Edition – After The Buzz (Video)

Motorola’s super-customizable Android flagship has a ton of new competition. See how well it holds up in the 2016 edition of our Moto X Pure Edition review!

Motorola offers solid discounts on Moto X Pure Edition + Moto 360 bundles

The holidays are over, but the gadget deals keep on coming. Today, you can score the Motorola Moto X Pure Edition and Moto 360 2015 at $100 off.

Pocketnow’s Best Smartphones of 2015

Oh, sure, everyone’s got their personal pick for best smartphone of 2015.…

Motorola rumored to go back to fingerprint recognition for Moto X 2016

The company that “inspired” Apple to fit a fingerprint sensor on a phone might again offer biometric authentication features at last on the Moto X 2016.

Motorola offers smartphone savings in India, Moto 360 discounts in the UK

Motorola aims to bring holiday cheer to its admirers in India and the UK, with small discounts on several smartphones and the newest Moto 360 smartwatch.

32GB Moto X Pure Edition discounted to $350 in the US, €430 and up in Europe

The 32GB unlocked Moto X Pure Edition is cheaper than we’ve ever seen it before, including on Black Friday, for a limited time through Amazon.

First alleged photo of the Moto X 2016 shows off radically redesigned rear cover

The Motorola Moto X 2016 might look nothing like its predecessors, based on a prematurely leaked prototype photo in China starring an all-metal build.

Why the Moto X Pure Edition is the most giftable smartphone of 2015

In the spirit of holiday commercialism, let us remind you of our…

Motorola ‘fully’ rolls out Marshmallow for Moto X Pure Edition on three carriers

The soak test is over, and the Motorola Moto X Pure Edition is officially ready to run Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Verizon, Sprint, and US Cellular.

Motorola opens the tap on Marshmallow with Moto X Style, Moto X 2014 updates

Some of the first Motorola Marshmallow updates are on their way out now for select international markets.

Nexus 6P vs Moto X Pure Edition (Video)

They’re two of the very best Android phones around, and that’s no lie. See what happens when we put them head-to-head in Nexus 6P vs Moto X Pure Edition!

Pick me up a six-pack of tablets, willya? | Pocketnow Weekly 166

On today’s Pocketnow Weekly: LG and Microsoft fire up for fall; Nextbit launches a cloud-based smartphone; and Amazon starts selling, yes, tablet six packs.