Wallpaper and ringtones for Moto G5 Plus available

Later this month at MWC 2017 in Spain, one pair of devices that will draw some attention will be new entries from Lenovo in their Moto line of devices, the Moto G5 and the Moto G5 Plus. Both devices will target the mid-range buyer with the Moto G5, possibly marketed as the Moto G5 Play, being a less powerful variant. If you are a fan of all things Moto or just want to check out something a little bit different, a couple ringtones and a wallpaper from the Moto G5 Plus have surfaced and can be loaded up on your existing device now.

Samsung Mini Pay launches in February and will work on any Android running Lollipop

Many Samsung users in the United States, Korea, and 9 other countries will probably be familiar with its mobile payments service called Samsung Pay, but that has been the sole provision of a select few flagship Samsung handsets such as the Galaxy S6 and S7. Now it seems, the electronics manufacturer is set to launch Samsung Pay Mini in South Korea, a new pared-down service that will offer online payment services for Android phones, regardless of which brand it is.

Android 7.0 Nougat is currently in testing for several T-Mobile Samsung phones

Samsung has already released Android 7.0 Nougat for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge but we’re still waiting for that update on the carrier-branded versions of the device. Like pretty much all major updates on a carrier phone, there’s a delay between when the manufacturer releases it and when the phone actually gets updated, but it’s a good opportunity to see which carriers are quick to get the new software pushed out.

BlackBerry Mercury makes cameo appearance on Tim Allen’s ‘Last Man Standing’

With just a few short weeks to go until the BlackBerry Mercury officially launches at MWC 2017 in Barcelona on February 25th, the QWERTY hardware keyboard-toting handset has been spotted making a cameo appearance on Tim Allen’s Last Man Standing. The latest episode of the sitcom shows the former Home Improvement star using the Mercury to call his on-screen brother, Jimmy, as spotted by eagle-eyed CrackBerry members.