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?

Navdy’s Heads-Up Driving Display Raises $6.5 Million in Funding

Navdy is an upcoming device being built to help people use their smartphones more safely while they drive. The company got another round of...

How to Improve Battery Life in your Mobile Device

Mobile devices go through a battery charge way too quickly. It doesn't matter if you own an iPhone, Android, Blackberry, or something else, they all run through their charge way too quickly. There are a few things you can do to improve battery life ...

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...

iPhone 6 Plus Raises the Stakes for Apple

The recent announcement of Apple's two iOS smartphones -- the iPhone 6 Plus and the iPhone 6 -- raises the stakes for the company as it tries to stay competitive with the ever expanding Android universe. While Apple's new phones aren't revolutionary ...

How Do I Clean My iPhone?

One might ask, "Hey, how do I clean my iPhone?" I'm going to talk you through how to safely and efficiently clean your cell phone without ruining it. There are quite a few problems that you can experience with your iPhone that may be being caused by your

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.

The New iPhone 6 and Apple Watch: 8 Questions Answered

Now that Apple has officially unveiled what features the new iPhone 6 will have, it's time to discuss some of the reasons why they...

California and the Smartphone Kill Switch: What Does It Mean?

After being rejected once, California's smartphone kill switch law for smartphones has again gone before the California Senate and has passed this time. This means that smartphones sold in California must have a kill switch by law and raises the immediate

E-Waste is a Growing Global Concern

E-waste is becoming a big problem around the country and around the world. In my lifetime, we've gone from not having to worry about it much (because people only replaced their televisions rarely) to...

I Want This Smartphone Printer!

Have you ever used a smartphone printer? Up until now, it's been a real pain in the butt to print photos off your smartphone or tablet. This little gem makes it a snap. Imagine heading over to grandma and grandpa's house and showing them pictures of the k