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?

BlackBerry Network: Connect and Socialize

What can the BlackBerry Network of products and services do for you? Consumers searching for innovative and creative ways to connect and share with...

Which smartphone is right for me? Android, BlackBerry, iPhone or Windows...

The following article was posted a couple years ago, but we recently posted an updated article that reviews the main differences between all of...

Android Wear Now in a Smartwatch Battle with the Apple Watch

The recent announcement of the Apple Watch makes the battle between the smartwatches a new reality in the mobile technology space. Google's Android Wear is now trying to play catch up.

Your Very Own Mobile MiFi Hotspot

Are you sick and tired of driving to café's and other hotspots for your mobile data fix?  Do you ever feel annoyed by the...

The New BlackBerry: Better Than Ever

The new BlackBerry smartphone looks even better than all of its predecessors; and that's saying something. The company behind the BlackBerry lineup of...

How to Make Touch Screen Gloves

Most smartphones and tablets use a "touch screen," which means in order for the screen to work, it must be touched by something conductive,...

Searching for the Best Bluetooth Headset

When discussing the "best Bluetooth headsets," we have to realize that all answers are subjective. We can compare prices, features and comfort. However, what...

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

A Fast Phone Charger That Charges Mobile Devices Twice as Fast

Your current fast phone charger is now obsolete and slow. Nothing is worse than finding out less than an hour before you have to go somewhere that your phone's battery is dead. How will you stay in touch until you get somewhere you can charge the battery?

Time For a Cell Phone Upgrade?

I don’t leap to the newest technology every time a new phone or feature is announced, but I’d seen enough of the advantages of...