Tag Archives: smartphones

Americans

Half of Americans Can’t Get Through Holidays Without Smartphones

You probably interact more with your phone than your fam during the holidays

A new report reveals that nearly half of Americans say they can’t make it through…

By Samara Lynn

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Live Here? Your Smartphone Screen Is Probably Cracked

Some of you in these cities are complete butterfingers

E-commerce trade-in Gazelle.com put together interesting data on the top ten cities that have traded…

By Samara Lynn

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work-lfe

Stop Letting Your Smartphone Ruin Your Life

Put your smartphone down for designated periods of time each day, so you can focus on what really matters

Smartphones can infringe upon your work-life-balance. Here are some strategies that can help you make…

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SmartApps

Use These 3 SmartApps to Reduce Debt

Using technology to eliminate debt

There is no sense of having a smartphone just to pay a high bill and…

By davisq

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Motorola Moto Z Force Droid

BE Test Drive: Motorola Moto Z Force Droid (Verizon)

Droid fans will relish Motorola's latest model

I’ve owned a Motorola Droid since the first one came to market in 2009. While…

By Samara Lynn

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Petcube

BE Test Drive: Petcube

Petcube is technology that lets you interact with your pet when you are away from home

It’s heartbreaking to leave pets to go to work, school, and other places where you…

By Samara Lynn

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Verizon app

BE Test Drive: My Verizon App

A hand-on review of Verizon Wireless's new My Verizon app.

Earlier this month, Verizon Wireless announced some changes to its data plans. The new plans…

By Samara Lynn

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verizon

Your Verizon Wireless Experience, Transformed

Verizon Wireless is offering the new trend in cellular data plans: several different flavors from which customers can pick and choose.

Verizon Wireless is offering the new trend in cellular data plans: several different flavors from…

By Samara Lynn

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Father's Day

Father’s Day Tech Gift Guide 2016

Great techie gift ideas for fathers and father figures for Father's Day 2016

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19. Although it’s often said that Dads are hard to…

By Samara Lynn

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T-Mobile

You Can Now Not Only Use T-Mobile, You Can Own Part of It

T-Mobile wants customers to become shareholders.

“In addition to the stock giveaway, T-Mobile will offer a number of prizes every Tuesday…

By Samara Lynn

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Android

Here’s What’s Up With the New Android OS

Love Android? Get ready to love the operating system more when the newest version, code named Android N, is released

“…you can dig into the guts of an Android phone or tablet.”

By Samara Lynn

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Freedom! A List of No-Contract Phone Carriers

Hat tip to ComputerWorld for a great list of no-contract phone carriers

Break from the binds of mobile phone contracts.

By Samara Lynn

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Download some helpful new travel apps to your device (iPhone 6, apple.com)

5 Travel Apps You Should Download For 2016

5 travel apps to facilitate your wanderlust in 2016

If you’re suffering from a serious case of wanderlust and are ready to pack a…

By Kandia Johnson

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Yondr: The New Tech Co-Star at Dave Chappelle’s Shows

Comedian will use the new tech solution to make his performances phone-free zones

Yondr is a case that locks a smartphone and prevents it from connecting to Wi-Fi…

By Samara Lynn

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The Verizon Motorola Droid Turbo 2 (front and back). Image: Verizon

You Can’t Smash This Droid Turbo 2 Phone

The new Droid Turbo 2 and Droid Maxx 2 are here! Inevitable iPhone 6 comparisons to follow

Verizon releases the latest Motorola Droid Turbo 2 and the Droid Maxx 2.

By Samara Lynn

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BlackBerry Priv

Priv is BlackBerry’s Last Stand

The company hopes this will be your next go-to phone

BlackBerry Priv could be BlackBerry’s salvation but the company keeps screwing up.

By Samara Lynn

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Google I/O Keynote Announces New Features and Products

Company demonstrated new features, including software that anticipates questions before you ask them

Google’s highly anticipated Google I/O keynote came a slew of announcements that look to shake…

By Joel Lyons

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Faster Smartphone Data on the Way, But it Will Cost You

5G promises to be 40-times faster, but average mobile phone bills could rise

Before the decade’s end, faster smartphone data in the form of 5G could make its…

By Joel Lyons

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[REPORT] 15% of Small Businesses Have Mobile Apps

And at least 40% of small business have no plans to launch one in the future

About 15% of small businesses have mobile apps, according to the results of a new…

By Joel Lyons

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Nigerian Hotel-Booking Site, Hotels.ng, Scores $1.2 million in VC Funding

Founder Mark Essien says company has many advantages over the competition

A Nigerian hotel-booking company raised $1.2 million in VC funding for its expansion throughout Africa.

By Joel Lyons

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