Category : Mobile

Digital Natives: How is Technology Changing Our Society?

Digital Natives: How is Technology Changing Our Society?

Living in the technology age certainly has its advantages — communication is faster and there is unlimited access to information and resources. However, there are some that would argue technology can have some damaging effects as well. It’s a fact, technology is making life different, but is it really making us a different people? Would […]

Myths, Legends, Lies: Amendments to Smartphone Preconception

Myths, Legends, Lies: Amendments to Smartphone Preconception

When you walk into a store to buy a smartphone, there are a lot of choices. The best choice is usually the newest model, but some salespeople will try and convince you to purchase one phone over another because of myths, legends, and lies. Take a look at these four amendments to what you know […]

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Google Picks Best Apps Of 2012

Google Picks Best Apps Of 2012

Google has released their list for “Best Apps of 2012”. The list includes some extremely popular and well established apps so don’t expect some wild surprises here. However, the list is a small insight as to what Google sees as the best on the Android platform. Apps like Pinterest and Evernote are no doubt in […]

4 years, 11 months ago Comments Off on Google Picks Best Apps Of 2012
6 Reasons to Get Microsoft Surface Instead of the iPad

6 Reasons to Get Microsoft Surface Instead of the iPad

Forget the bulky desktops and laptops, the world has gone tablet and the latest entry to the field is Microsoft Surface. Within less than half a year, it is already causing a big storm, giving a competitive edge to the tablet lord, iPad, from the looks to the processing power. Hold your horses, don’t thrash […]

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The Big Generation Shift, Mobile Phones Are Not just for Phone Calls

The Big Generation Shift, Mobile Phones Are Not just for Phone Calls

After this new survey conducted in 21 countries, you might want to give mobile phones a new name. These little gadgets are not just for phone calls anymore; they now already have a growing number of uses. Richard Wike, the associated director for the Pew Research Center’s Global Attitudes Project, the institution that conducted the […]

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Verizon Announces First Share Everything Plan

Verizon Announces First Share Everything Plan

Touting itself as the first ever carrier to offer shared data, Verizon announced today the addition of their Share Everything Plans. Set to be available on June 28, 2012, the plans will offer shared data across up to 20 different devices. What You Get Verizon’s Share Everything Plan is big on unlimited, except data. Plan […]

Verizon: Want A New Phone? It'll Cost You $30 Extra

Verizon: Want A New Phone? It’ll Cost You $30 Extra

That’s right, starting April 22nd, Verizon Wireless will charge existing customers $30 to upgrade to a new phone. The charge will apply to existing customers who, “purchase new mobile equipment at a discounted price with a two-year contract.” Taken from the official Verizon news posting: “This fee will help us continue to provide customers with […]

5 years, 7 months ago Comments Off on Verizon: Want A New Phone? It’ll Cost You $30 Extra
Google Play Devours Android Market

Google Play Devours Android Market

Google Play Google has been, not so quietly, introducing service after service lately. With those services comes cloud integration and as such mobile access. The downside of all those services is that they’re scattered and access is separated between apps. Not any longer. Google Play is the newest re-branding from Google. It combines several media […]

Filter Reviews By Device On Android Market

Filter Reviews By Device On Android Market

Wish you could find app reviews tailored specifically for you or your device? Now users can filter user reviews of apps in the Android Market by device. Do you make an app decision based on user reviews? If you like to do your homework before installing anything on your phone, then reviews are likely a […]

5 years, 11 months ago Comments Off on Filter Reviews By Device On Android Market
Google Voice App Update [News]

Google Voice App Update [News]

Google Voice received an update yesterday which now allows users to prefetch their voicemails. The feature will make voicemails available when data coverage isn’t possible, great for the roaming individual or mobile business person. Along with voicemail is a text messaging update. Google Voice now supports sending text messages to multiple recipients. Most users have […]

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