Tag Archive: Smartphone


10 of the best unlocked Android smartphone and Android Wear deals from Amazon (May 6th)

The days where we walk into a carrier store to purchase a subsidized smartphone are fading. This trend, bundled with the aggressive prices that we’re beginning to see in unlocked phones, makes purchasing a phone full price a more viable option. Carriers will tell you that you are getting a discount when you sign up

Intel is getting out of the smartphone market with cancellation of SoFIA and Broxton chips

Intel has confirmed that it has canceled plans to release its SoFIA and Broxton chips that were being made primarily for smartphones. This means that Intel currently has no chips that will be used in future smartphones.

Intel’s shift away from the smartphone market was first announced by analyst Patrick Moorhead, via Forbes, and later confirmed by Intel itself in a statement from a spokesperson to AnandTech:

I can confirm that the changes included canceling the  [Read More…]

10 of the best unlocked Android smartphone and Android Wear deals from Amazon (April 29th)

The days where we walk into a carrier store to purchase a subsidized smartphone are fading. This trend, bundled with the aggressive prices that we’re beginning to see in unlocked phones, makes purchasing a phone full price a more viable option. Carriers will tell you that you are getting a discount when you sign up

Save big on the BACtrack Trace Pro and BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer

If you’re over the age of 21, you’ve probably been in a situation that you weren’t 100% sure that you were capable of driving safely. Maybe you went out to dinner with some friends, and had a little too much, but weren’t really confident in being sober enough to drive. Today’s deal will help you

Looking for a quality, cheap, used smartphone? Here are four great options!

We’ve all been there. You dropped your phone and broke it, you left it a concert venue or some creep swiped it at Starbucks. If you HAVE to get a new one ASAP, don’t worry! An entire industry has cropped up around getting you a used quality phone fast. Here are some of my choices of

10 of the best unlocked Android smartphone and Android Wear deals from Amazon (April 22nd)

The days where we walk into a carrier store to purchase a subsidized smartphone are fading. This trend, bundled with the aggressive prices that we’re beginning to see in unlocked phones, makes purchasing a phone full price a more viable option. Carriers will tell you that you are getting a discount when you sign up

Alone in the wild: how to use your smartphone as a survival tool

Your plane went down. You’re the only survivor. There is a pack of wolves who are intelligently hunting you down. What do you do? Let’s assume that you’re out of range of cellular towers. You may have some apps that can help, such as a compass, maps, first aid guide, etc. But what happens when

This portable 7000mAh power bank from VicTec can charge your smartphone with no wires

Portable batteries are a dime a dozen on Amazon.com. They come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, materials, and charging technology. Most importantly, they all keep you going when you’re away from a wall socket. Today’s battery I am reviewing is the VicTec 7000mAh portable Qi Wireless Power Bank from Amazon.com. Specs 7000mAh Li-ion

Tronsmart’s 5-port USB 3.0 power station can charge your Android smartphone from 0-80% in 30 minutes

I recently picked up an LG G5 to review, and one of the unique features it has is USB Type-C with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0. Most of these charging technologies can be confusing, because they’re always advancing so quickly. I also picked up the Tronsmart 54W 5-Port USB Charger Charging Station from Amazon since it is