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March 2016

BlackBerry Improves Priv's Launcher, Camera, and Keyboard
Mar 1, 2016, 8:14 AM

Facebook's Moments App Adds Video Support
Mar 1, 2016, 8:22 AM

Deezer Releases Universal App for Windows 10
Mar 1, 2016, 8:30 AM

Apple Seeds 5th Beta of iOS 9.3
Mar 1, 2016, 1:28 PM

Qualcomm Settles with SEC Over China Incentives
Mar 1, 2016, 2:06 PM

AT&T Plans to Offer DirecTV to Most Connected Devices
Mar 1, 2016, 2:59 PM

T-Mobile Parent to Wait for Auction's End to Shop Uncarrier
Mar 1, 2016, 4:26 PM

Claure-Appointed Exec to Depart Sprint
Mar 2, 2016, 8:14 AM

Verizon's Sponsored Video Content Goes Live This Week
Mar 2, 2016, 8:23 AM

Samsung Pay Rings Up Support from Wells Fargo
Mar 2, 2016, 9:34 AM

Google Testing Hands Free Mobile Payments
Mar 2, 2016, 11:38 AM

Microsoft Makes Latest Win 10 Build Available to More Phones
Mar 2, 2016, 1:29 PM

Verizon and Hearst to Create Mobile Content for Millennials
Mar 2, 2016, 1:36 PM

Google Updates Docs and Photos On the Web and Mobile
Mar 2, 2016, 2:20 PM

Verizon to Sell BlackBerry Priv Starting Today
Mar 3, 2016, 7:53 AM

SoundHound Releases Hound Voice Assistant to Compete with Siri, Cortana, Google Now
Mar 3, 2016, 8:26 AM

Boost Mobile Rolls Out Offer for AT&T, T-Mo, Verizon Customers
Mar 3, 2016, 10:11 AM

Yahoo Looking to Sell Up to $3B In Non-Core Assets
Mar 4, 2016, 8:20 AM

Facebook Messenger and Spotify Make Sharing Songs Easier
Mar 4, 2016, 8:28 AM

Broadcom to Cut Up to 1,900 Jobs
Mar 4, 2016, 8:33 AM

Verizon Delivering Marshmallow to Galaxy Note 5
Mar 4, 2016, 8:40 AM

Alcatel's Go Play Handset Available for Sale Starting Today
Mar 4, 2016, 2:41 PM

HTC Says One A9 Won't Gain Support for Verizon's Network
Mar 4, 2016, 5:05 PM

ZTE Runs Afoul of Commerce Dept., Facing Export Ban
Mar 6, 2016, 9:41 AM

SoftBank, Sprint Majority Owner, to Split In Two
Mar 7, 2016, 8:57 AM

Supreme Court Won't Hear Apple's E-Book Appeal
Mar 7, 2016, 10:43 AM

Verizon to Pay FCC $1.35M Fine Over Supercookies
Mar 7, 2016, 12:00 PM

Boost and Virgin Mobile Outline Galaxy S7 Launch
Mar 7, 2016, 12:24 PM

Skype Brings Messaging to Office and OneDrive Online
Mar 7, 2016, 12:37 PM

Facebook Messenger for Android Wins Material Design
Mar 7, 2016, 12:46 PM

Google Drops Project Fi Invites, Drops Nexus 5X Price
Mar 7, 2016, 1:37 PM

Google Highlights March Security Update for Nexus Phones
Mar 7, 2016, 2:48 PM

Apple's Live Photos Now Supported by Google Photos
Mar 7, 2016, 3:03 PM

Justice Dept. Wants Senior Judge to Weigh iPhone Case
Mar 7, 2016, 6:13 PM

Opera Mini for Android Adds Video Boost
Mar 8, 2016, 8:18 AM

Exxon Mobil's Speedpass+ App Accepts Apple Pay
Mar 8, 2016, 8:28 AM

China Opposes US Action Against ZTE; ZTE Phone Biz Safe
Mar 8, 2016, 8:48 AM

Sony Touts Marshmallow Upgrade for Select Phones
Mar 8, 2016, 1:15 PM

Verizon's Droid Turbo 2 to Taste Marshmallow Soon
Mar 8, 2016, 1:22 PM

AT&T Extends BOGO Offer to Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
Mar 8, 2016, 3:54 PM

'Destinations' Tool Boosts Google Search's Planning Powers
Mar 9, 2016, 8:31 AM

T-Mobile Rolls Out Galaxy S7 BOGO In Challenge to AT&T
Mar 9, 2016, 9:40 AM

LG Spree Hits Cricket March 11 for $90
Mar 9, 2016, 10:33 AM

Cricket to Snag Galaxy S7 March 18
Mar 9, 2016, 11:02 AM

Android N Preview Adds Multi-Window to Core Platform
Mar 9, 2016, 1:16 PM

Google Docs Earns New Nav Panel for Jumping Through Large Files
Mar 9, 2016, 3:27 PM

Chrome 49, with Beacon Support, Reaches Play Store
Mar 10, 2016, 8:09 AM

LG G5 to Make US Debut In Early April
Mar 10, 2016, 9:13 AM

Yahoo Mail for iOS Adds Themes, Support for 3D Touch
Mar 10, 2016, 12:35 PM

Microsoft Tweaks Phone and Email Apps In Newest Win10 Build
Mar 10, 2016, 1:31 PM

FCC Girds for Privacy Battle with Internet Firms
Mar 10, 2016, 6:05 PM

Sprint Lowers Activation Fee to $30
Mar 11, 2016, 8:17 AM

Verizon Rolls Out Promos Alongside Galaxy S7 Launch
Mar 11, 2016, 9:51 AM

Yahoo to Trim Yet More Products, Including Games
Mar 11, 2016, 12:41 PM

AT&T Sidesteps Class-Action Suit Over Throttling
Mar 14, 2016, 7:22 AM

LG Adds DAB+ to the Stylus 2
Mar 14, 2016, 7:37 AM

Qualcomm Debuts Snapdragon SDK for Virtual Reality
Mar 14, 2016, 7:55 AM

Skype for Web Now Supports Calling Mobile Phones
Mar 14, 2016, 10:00 AM

Verizon Trots Out Galaxy S7 Upgrade Plan
Mar 14, 2016, 12:22 PM

Google to Let Android Users Trial Games from Search
Mar 14, 2016, 1:41 PM

Apple Kicks Out iOS 9.3 Beta 7
Mar 14, 2016, 6:10 PM

LG Rounds Out K Series Phones with K8 and K5
Mar 15, 2016, 7:23 AM

Verizon Signs Interconnect Deal with Cuban Carrier
Mar 15, 2016, 7:42 AM

Here Maps to Ditch Windows Platforms
Mar 15, 2016, 10:29 AM

Google Adds Ride-Hailing Estimates to Maps
Mar 15, 2016, 11:37 AM

Sprint Claims to Reach 300Mbps Downloads with Galaxy S7
Mar 15, 2016, 12:45 PM

Instagram to Begin Curating Photo Feeds
Mar 15, 2016, 4:13 PM

Google's Inbox On the Web Gains Smart Reply
Mar 16, 2016, 7:18 AM

ZTE Looking to Appeal Export Ban
Mar 16, 2016, 7:28 AM

Google Drive to Let Users Set Expiration Dates for Files
Mar 16, 2016, 7:38 AM

Sony's PlayStation Video App Lets Android Devices Access Movies
Mar 16, 2016, 7:46 AM

T-Mobile Giving Customers Free Year of MLB.TV Premium
Mar 16, 2016, 8:36 AM

Twitter for Windows 10 Overhauled for Mobile and PCs
Mar 16, 2016, 10:46 AM

Google Hangouts Now Supports Up to 25 Video Call Participants
Mar 16, 2016, 12:14 PM

Oppo Debuts R9 and R9 Plus Handsets
Mar 17, 2016, 7:42 AM

Nextbit Shelves CDMA Variant of Its Robin Phone
Mar 17, 2016, 8:26 AM

T-Mobile Adds YouTube to Binge On
Mar 17, 2016, 8:56 AM

Windows 10 Mobile Arrives for Some Older Handsets
Mar 17, 2016, 11:40 AM

Casio's Rugged Android Smartwatch Hits Stores March 25
Mar 17, 2016, 1:36 PM

Chrome 50 Beta Tweaks Notifications
Mar 17, 2016, 1:45 PM

Google Pushing Small Update to Android N Beta
Mar 17, 2016, 4:13 PM

Motorola President Rick Osterloh to Leave Lenovo
Mar 18, 2016, 7:24 AM

Latest Windows 10 Preview Targets Browser and Maps
Mar 18, 2016, 7:42 AM

Verizon Rolls Out Galaxy S7 BOGO Offer
Mar 18, 2016, 7:53 AM

Facebook Pulls Support for BlackBerry 10, BBOS
Mar 18, 2016, 8:16 AM

T-Mobile Kicks Off LG G5 Sales March 29
Mar 18, 2016, 8:22 AM

Sprint Last of Major Carriers to Launch Galaxy S7 BOGO
Mar 18, 2016, 12:16 PM

AT&T Taking Preorders for LG G5 with BOGO Deal; Brings Back LG Watch Urbane
Mar 21, 2016, 7:16 AM

U.S. to Suspend ZTE Export Sanctions
Mar 21, 2016, 7:34 AM

Supreme Court to Hear Apple v. Samsung Patent Case
Mar 21, 2016, 8:49 AM

Google Eases Drive Functionality for Android
Mar 21, 2016, 11:45 AM

Apple's CareKit to Help iPhones Owners Manage Their Health
Mar 21, 2016, 12:27 PM

Apple Drops Watch Price to $299, Intros New Bands
Mar 21, 2016, 12:30 PM

Apple Reveals Smaller iPhone SE
Mar 21, 2016, 12:38 PM

Apple Says iOS 9.3 Available Today
Mar 21, 2016, 12:44 PM

Consumer Cellular Launches Doro 824 Smartphone
Mar 21, 2016, 2:35 PM

Justice Dept. Receives Offer to Help Unlock iPhone
Mar 21, 2016, 6:40 PM

Google Renames Chromecast, Adds Tech to TVs
Mar 22, 2016, 10:43 AM

Google Further Automates Photos' Creative Powers
Mar 22, 2016, 11:16 AM

AT&T iPhones Gain International WiFi Calling Via iOS 9.3
Mar 23, 2016, 9:45 AM

Google Offering Its Speech API to App Developers
Mar 23, 2016, 12:38 PM

Sprint to Sell LG G5 April 1, Preorders Start March 24
Mar 23, 2016, 5:33 PM

Samsung Looks to Redefine Corporate Culture
Mar 24, 2016, 7:15 AM

LG V10 Handset Scores Marshmallow from Verizon
Mar 24, 2016, 7:24 AM

Sony Forms Business to Make PlayStation Games for Phones
Mar 24, 2016, 7:38 AM

Verizon Selling the LG K4 for $120
Mar 24, 2016, 7:53 AM

Verizon Taking Preorders for LG Watch Urbane 2nd Ed.
Mar 24, 2016, 8:57 AM

Microsoft Revises Its Skype Strategy
Mar 24, 2016, 2:40 PM

Google to Help Developers Make Apps More Accessible
Mar 24, 2016, 2:45 PM

Verizon Launching LG G5 On April 1 with Free 360 CAM
Mar 24, 2016, 2:50 PM

Netflix Says It Throttles Video on AT&T and Verizon
Mar 24, 2016, 6:35 PM

Sprint Rolls Out 30-Day Risk-Free Test Drive
Mar 25, 2016, 7:11 AM

Apple Pulls, Patches, Re-Publishes iOS 9.3 for Some iPhones
Mar 25, 2016, 7:23 AM

AT&T Debuts Rugged Mobile Hotspot
Mar 28, 2016, 11:39 AM

Congress Wants Prepaid Phone Buyers to Provide ID
Mar 28, 2016, 12:01 PM

FBI Cracks iPhone, Drops Court Case v Apple
Mar 28, 2016, 6:24 PM

Latest Google Photos for Android Offers Non-Destructive Editing
Mar 29, 2016, 10:37 AM

Instagram Extending Video Length to 60 Seconds
Mar 29, 2016, 12:13 PM

Google's Fiber Phone Bridges Home and Mobile Service
Mar 29, 2016, 1:24 PM

FCC's Incentive Auction Starts Tonight
Mar 29, 2016, 2:54 PM

Snapchat 2.0 Features Refreshed Chat Tools
Mar 29, 2016, 4:06 PM

LG G5 Officially Goes On Sale March 31
Mar 30, 2016, 7:26 AM

Sharp Accepts Lowered Takeover Bid from Foxconn
Mar 30, 2016, 7:37 AM

Amazon to Ban Sale of Non-Compliant USB-C Cables
Mar 30, 2016, 7:51 AM

T-Mobile Targets iPhone SE Buyers with New Offer
Mar 30, 2016, 8:13 AM

Cricket Launches Two Galaxy Amp Handsets from Samsung
Mar 30, 2016, 11:16 AM

Google Makes It Easy to Embed VR into Apps and Sites
Mar 30, 2016, 11:29 AM

Microsoft Brings the Power of Cortana and Bots to Skype
Mar 30, 2016, 1:15 PM

Nextbit Speeds Up Robin's Camera with System Update
Mar 30, 2016, 1:29 PM

Google Now's Voice Takes On More Human Sound
Mar 31, 2016, 7:43 AM

Sprint Offering Monthly Subscription to Amazon Prime
Mar 31, 2016, 8:14 AM

AT&T, DirecTV to Reward Galaxy S7 Buyers with Free TV
Mar 31, 2016, 9:03 AM

Apple Releases iOS 9.3.1 to Combat Safari Bug
Mar 31, 2016, 12:06 PM

Verizon Confirms Pending $20 Upgrade Fee
Mar 31, 2016, 12:19 PM

FCC Says Netflix Throttling Actions Aren't Its Concern
Mar 31, 2016, 4:20 PM

Google to Discontinue Wallet Debit Card
Mar 31, 2016, 4:36 PM

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