Unlocked HTC One M9 Gets Nougat Update Tonight

HTC announced this afternoon on Twitter that the One M9, last year’s flagship phone from the VR company, will receive an update to Nougat as early as tonight. Only the unlocked model is getting the love at this time, though.

HTC also noted that carrier models likely won’t see the newest version of Android until “early next year.” Still, a year old flagship already getting Nougat on some level is a good sign of things to come.

Unlocked owners, start hammering on that System updates button. (more…)

Google’s New Trusted Contacts App Helps Loved Ones Find You

The smartphone in our pocket is often the most powerful tool we use within a day. From securing passwords in apps or services to telling us up-to-the-minute weather forecasts and the best way to navigate around time, our phones do a lot. But what if they could be better at your personal security? Google thinks they have a solution and it’s called Trusted Contacts(more…)