Fingerprint scanner gestures could come to the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P after all

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Google yesterday revealed to Android Police that they’re “evaluating” a firmware update to bring the Pixel’s fingerprint scanner gestures to the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. This comes not long after serious frustrations that some Googlers said the two phones supposedly weren’t capable of this technology due to the fingerprint scanner being on an incompatible firmware version.

Details after the break.

LG G6 to get MST capability

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According to new reports, LG is planning to add MST technology to its next flagship smartphone, tentatively believed to be the LG G6, slated for release in early 2017. The move to incorporate MST also means LG is giving up on a competing technology it had been working on for the phone called the White Card method. According to insiders, LG is already working with partners on all of the parts to implement MST and has also started to negotiate with credit card companies to participate in their payment system.

Moto M specs leaked and includes a massive battery

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Lenovo-owned Motorola has been a roll recently with the flagship Moto Z series complete with attachable hardware enhancements courtesy of the Moto Mods line, and also the budget-friendly but still powerful Moto G4. There have been rumors for some weeks of a new device in the Moto family, the Moto M, and now we are seeing the potential specs coming out and there are some nice surprises.

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No early release for the Samsung Galaxy S8

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The year 2016 will not be remembered as the best year for Samsung for reasons we are all too familiar with at this point. So now the attention has turned to next year and what the South Korean company may have planned for the upcoming Galaxy S8. But don’t get your hopes up for an early release as Samsung has announced that their next Galaxy will follow the same schedule as their previous phones.

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