Tag Archive: Smartphone


Your smartphone is the key to democracy

Get involved and stay informed. The device that’s already in your pocket is all you need.

Here’s the deal: You won’t enact change by simply posting news articles to Facebook and arguing with people on Twitter. That’s a waste of time. Instead, your best bet is to stay informed and encourage others to do the same. That’s incredibly easy to do with the smartphone you’re already equipped with.

It doesn’t matter which way you lean. The technology  [Read More…]

Blu Vivo XL2 vs ASUS ZenFone 3 Max ($150 Smartphone Showdown)

Premium smartphones tend to grab the biggest headlines in the news and media, but today’s budget handsets shouldn’t be skipped over lightly. If you have $ 150 at your disposal you can actually grab a pretty decent handset and be able to do everything you need to do on it. And sometimes these budget phones will

Charge your smartphone with a strong, stylish Paracable

There’s no such thing as having too many cables for charging up your devices. Yes, even in the age of wireless charging, we like to have physical cables on hand. Why? Because it’s super fast in 2017! While processors and batteries continue to evolve, the microUSB and USB Type-C cables are still going to be necessary

Win a Bluboo Dual smartphone (Giveaway)

How would you like to get your hands on a new unlocked Bluboo Dual smartphone? We’re partnering with our friends at the Chinese handset maker to help promote a contest that’s currently underway. The deal, which runs through February 5 gives buyers an opportunity to receive either a full or partial refund on their purchase.

Samsung expects AI and flexible displays to drive smartphone growth in 2017

Samsung made over $ 45 billion in revenue last quarter, and that was without the Galaxy Note 7.

Samsung’s mobile division, despite the ignominious death of the Galaxy Note 7, performed well enough in the fourth quarter to buoy the company’s results to its best in over three years.

While much of the $ 7.92 billion USD equivalent in profit (9.22 trillion KRW) was due to success of Samsung’s less public divisions, such as V-NAND memory and OLED displays,  [Read More…]

HTC U Ultra vs LG V20 (Smartphone Showdown)

Earlier this month, HTC unveiled the HTC U Ultra flagship in a bid to restore customers’ interest in the brand. HTC has been struggling to remain relevant for years now and the company’s latest “U” phone family hopes to spark some enthusiasm with Android fans. For this purpose HTC has mixed in a lot of

Republic Wireless rings up the Moto G4 Play for its latest smartphone

Republic Wireless this week begins offering the Motorola Moto G4 Play as part of its handset roster. Priced at $ 149, it’s an Android 6.0 Marshmallow smartphone with a 5-inch display. The Moto G4 Play draws strength from a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor with 2GB RAM. Internal storage capacity is 16GB but a microSD card

ZTE show’s off specs for crowd-sourced Hawkeye smartphone

ZTE has officially announced the specifications for its crowd-sourced smartphone, named Hawkeye. The device which was originally announced as ‘Project CSX’, can still be purchased through Kickstarter for $ 199. With that price-point, expectations were set fairly low in regards to overall specs, but ZTE has packed in a fair amount of tech including Senseye eye-tracking and

Nokia 6 vs Moto G4 Plus (Budget Smartphone Showdown)

Budget phones are getting better and better these days. You can now get features which were previously available only on premium devices, for affordable rates. So for this showdown I want to compare one of the best budget handsets to date, the Moto G4 Plus to Nokia’s comeback handset – also a middle-range offering. Yes,

Things People Rarely Consider When Choosing A Smartphone

If you are to look at all the smartphones that are available at the moment on the market you can easily notice that it is really easy to feel overwhelmed. We are faced with so many problems since a smartphone that is really good for a person is not necessarily the best one for another.