Tag Archive: Mobile


8 simple steps to building a website that will be mobile friendly

Small screen or “mobile” devices have finally overtaken traditional laptops and desktops as the most popular way to browse the Internet. This not only explains Google’s algorithm shifts to re-rank mobile-friendly websites higher in search engine results, but also reinforces why it is in every blogger’s, business owner’s and entrepreneur’s best interests to ensure the

Save like crazy on mobile gear with these promo codes: $4 chargers, $9 tripod mounts, and more!

While Black Friday and Cyber Monday are a great way to save big on electronics and other items, we appreciate being able to save a couple of dollars on other days, too. To that end, we have taken to collecting and curating a list of known promotional codes for mobile gear such as chargers, cables, power

Turtle Beach Ear Force i60 Wireless DTS Surround Sound Headset are a mobile gamer’s BFF (Deal of the Day)

What kind of mobile gamer are you? If you’re like some of us, you like to pick up casual games that can be played in short bursts and then left for a few days. If you’re like others here, there’s nothing better than spending a few hours on a first person shooter or racing game.

Use these coupons codes to save on power banks, speakers, and other mobile accessories! (November 28)

While Black Friday and Cyber Monday are a great way to save big on electronics and other items, we appreciate being able to save a couple of dollars on other days, too. To that end, we have taken to collecting and curating a list of known promotional codes for mobile gear such as chargers, cables, power

Everything you need to know about Freedom Mobile

What’s the big deal with Freedom Mobile?

Earlier this week, Canada’s Wind Mobile announced that it was changing its name to Freedom Mobile, and under new owner Shaw was launching an LTE network on November 27. That was met with a healthy dose of excitement and trepidation from current Wind Mobile users and potential switchers alike, but there were many remaining questions. Let’s try to break some of them down right now.

What is Freedom Mobile?  [Read More…]

HTC denies rumors of mobile division sale

HTC is saying rumors of a forthcoming sale of their mobile division are false.

HTC is “strongly denying” rumors out of China that the Taiwanese tech manufacturer is reportedly planning a sale of its smartphone business. Rumor has it HTC would announce the deal for early 2017.

But HTC has been adamant in its denials of the rumors. In a statement provided to Android Central, a representative from HTC strongly denied the reports, calling them false.

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Wind Mobile rebrands Freedom Mobile, launches LTE network in Toronto, Vancouver

It’s Freedom Mobile time!

Canada’s Wind Mobile has rebranded Freedom Mobile as it looks to move into a new phase of maturity under new owner, Shaw Communications.

The upside is this: while the orange branding remains in tact, Wind’s transition to Freedom Mobile decouples it from the often-controversial global Wind Mobile brand, and allows Shaw to move beyond the “new entrant” moniker into something that resembles a true competitor to the flanker brands of incumbents  [Read More…]

Getting to Know: Walmart Family Mobile

Most wireless customers are familiar with the big-name brands in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Relatively few buyers, though, are as well-versed when it comes to the topic of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO). It might surprise you to know that companies like MetroPCS, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless operate on the T-Mobile, Sprint, and

Snap Inc. begins offering Spectacles through mobile Snapbots

Snap Inc. has begun offering Snapchat Spectacles to customers in a unique and innovative way. The company’s life-capturing glasses are being sold exclusively through Snapbots, which are mobile vending machines that allow customers to virtually try on different colors of Spectacles before purchasing a pair. Spectacles are available in three color choices of Black, Coral, and Teal and are priced at $ 129.99, which customers can pay with a debit or credit card.

To find a Snapbot, users have a couple  [Read More…]

Play Catan for cheap with the latest Humble Mobile Bundle

I used to love writing about new Humble Mobile Bundles, the Android equivalent of HB’s excellent pay-what-you-want software packages that benefit charities, and great indie developers. Sadly, those days don’t come as often anymore, but this latest one — board game-themed — is worth mentioning.

Carcassonne: fine. Scotland Yard: meh. Great games, I’m sure — but you’re really here for Catan, one of the greatest trading strategy board games ever conceived.

Catan, along with Splendor and  [Read More…]