Smartphones

People use their smartphones as a way to stay connected with everyone these days. It's a necessary accessory, like a wallet or car keys. The cell phones we knew from a decade ago are antiques, as we can now check our email, look at websites, watch videos, check Facebook, check scores, text, tweet – and make phone calls. Having a landline phone isn't as necessary as it once was, as families have begun to make sure every member has their own smartphone. More smartphones means more ways for us to learn and explore, so new apps are constantly coming to market. And nearly every year, we're seeing newer smartphones replace our older ones – but which ones should we buy, and which ones are just reboots of the same product?

Giving a Cell Phone Gift This Year?

A cell phone gift is likely to make someone very happy, if not ecstatic this Christmas season. But what one should you buy? Should...

Top Smartphones as Gifts for Christmas

Have you been considering giving smartphones as gifts this Christmas, but are unsure of which you should buy for specific people on your list? We help you make the best choice with this overview of top smartphones and their features.

Mobile Phone Amplified Speakers Worth a Listen

Most mobile phone amplified speakers are bulky or awkward to use. The powered external speakers I have require either USB or wall power making them unpractical for spontaneous mobile outings...

Many Advantages of 4G LTE Mobile Networks

The most recent mobile network standards bring more speed and greater reliability to mobile devices. Mobile networks were always slower than broadband and dropped...

Does Siri Offer Serious Help?

The Apple iPhone 4S was much like many other hot device releases, with the new product featuring slightly enhanced features and specifications, with one...

Which Samsung Galaxy Smartphone to Get?

Samsung offers a wide range of smartphones under the Samsung Galaxy label. All the Samsung phones use the Android operating system and get their...

The New Apple Watch — Will It Make the Smartwatch Go...

The recent announcement of the Apple Watch garnered much buzz in the tech industry. Is the era of the smartwatch or wearable finally upon us? The iPhone wasn't necessarily the first mobile phone, but there is...

Microsoft’s Word Flow Keyboard Sets Texting Speed Record

The new Word Flow Keyboard for Microsoft Windows Phone is here. I'm a texting fiend and I absolutely love this new keyboard. You have to be running Windows Phone 8.1 with the Developer Preview, but that's easy to get. I'm going to run down my thoughts and

5 Ways to Save Your iPhone Battery Life

The iPhone 5 is out and it is time to kick back and enjoy the latest mobile features! ... Until that iPhone battery life...

The Best Wireless Headphones to Give for Christmas

One of the best gifts you can get the music lover in your life is a pair of the best wireless headphones out there....