Tag Archive: Best


The Best MetroPCS Phones

MetroPCS has some insanely affordable phones, and we’re going to help you find the best ones.

MetroPCS is particularly nice because you don’t have to break the bank when buying a phone without a contract, though most of those devices are on the mid- to low-end when it comes to specs. On the other hand, you’ve got good monthly rates and the month-to-month freedom to switch carriers whenever you want.

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The Best AT&T Phones

We’re compiling the very best AT&T phones across all platforms, so you can take a quick look at a glance, and find more information easily. Whether you’re a long-time AT&T subscriber — or you’re switching carriers and want to find out what devices are available at a glance — this should help you out.

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The Best Android Phones

“What’s the best phone right now?” That’s probably the question we get around here more than any other. It’s subjective, and it’s not easy to answer. And truth be told there are whole lot of phones out there right now that you just can’t go wrong with.

So as we head into the winter holiday shopping season, we’re going to take a look at what’s available now and simply say this:

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How to best use the Galaxy Note 4 for selfies

A few quick setting tweaks can have you take the best front-facing pictures possible

Selfies are a thing, and if you don’t vehemently object to the practice you’ll be glad to know that your Note 4 has several tools for taking great front-facing camera shots. The cameras on the front of phones are almost always second class citizens compared to the rear shooters, but the Note 4’s 3.7MP camera with a super wide angle lens is  [Read More…]

The best T-Mobile phones

We’re compiling the very best T-Mobile phones across all platforms, so you can take a quick look at a glance, and find more information easily. Whether you’re a long-time T-Mobile subscriber, or you’re switching and want to find out what’s available at a glance, this should help you out.

Have a tablet on your holiday shopping list? Here are the best ones you can buy right now

If you (or someone on your gift list) are looking for a new tablet this holiday season, we’ve got just the place for you to start. We’ve compiled a list of the best tablets on the market across all platforms, so you can be informed before you even head out the door. The guide covers all of the best tablets that are available right now — so even if you’re a hardcore Android fan — you  [Read More…]

The Best Verizon Prepaid phones

We’re taking a good hard look at the selection of Verizon prepaid phones available, and are rounding them all up here for your reference. Going month-to-month on Verizon has its perks, though there are compromises to be made when signing up for any prepaid carrier.

The biggest drawback is that you need to fork over a fair bit of cash up front for a new device, since it isn’t subsidized over the  [Read More…]

Google posts ‘Best Apps of 2014’ list

Google’s best apps

Google has posted their “Best Apps of 2014” list this afternoon. The list includes old favorites like Swiftkey keyboard and Link Bubble, as well as some great new apps like Over or Strive. Chances are, you’ll agree with many of the apps included and disagree with others — just like every list.

Of course, Google’s not the only one with app picks. We post our favorites every week, and you’ll want to be  [Read More…]

The five best podcast apps for Android

Get the very best podcast experience with these 5 great apps

After music, another ever increasingly popular media consumed on our Android phones and tablets is the podcast. We produce a bunch of them here at Mobile Nations, and the popularity and scale of the podcast continues to grow. But to listen to them you need a good app, right?

Thankfully Android is blessed with a strong selection of podcast apps to choose from, but there  [Read More…]

The best Android games and apps of November

November is winding down and the dust is settling from Black Friday insanity, so it’s time to look back on the month and all of the great new apps and games that have been released. This go-around we have some excellent strategy games, as well as a new action title to keep you on your toes. On the app side, we’ve got something for the kids, something for the wardrobe, and something for the kitchen.

It’s  [Read More…]