Tag Archive: Success


Nokia 7.1 hands-on: A $350 success story

It won’t make headlines, but this phone ticks all the right boxes.

The Nokia 7.1 isn’t going to steal any headlines but it represents a significant upgrade over its predecessor and could be a smash hit. Replacing the Nokia 7, it borrows several clues from the more-premium Nokia 7 Plus, and at $ 349, it could be a smash-hit stateside.

Aiming to provide competition for devices like the Honor 10, it has everything you’d expect in a  [Read More…]

Set your mornings up for success with up to 30% off this Coffee Gator gear

Magic bean juice.

Tons of Coffee Gator gear is on sale today at Amazon. These are all part of Amazon’s daily deals and you can save up to 30% off. The gear includes everything from travel mugs to pour over coffee makers, and it’s all made by Coffee Gator.

This personal travel mug is down to $ 17.70 as part of this sale. It normally sells for around $ 27 and has never dropped this low before.  [Read More…]

LG V40: How LG’s next flagship can win me over and find success

The V30 wasn’t a bad phone, but LG can make the V40 truly spectacular.

In just the last three years since the original LG V10 was released, the V series has changed a lot. The V20 followed up on the V10’s formula of packing in every feature imaginable in addition to providing a high-quality DAC for headphone users and a removable battery.

The V30 still offered a phenomenal wired audio experience but ditched the V10 and V20’s  [Read More…]

6 months after Pixel 2 launch, Google has nothing to say of its success — but hardware focus is bigger than ever

Other parts of the hardware and operating system business take the spotlight instead.

Alphabet just released its Q1 2018 earnings, and I followed along with the earnings call afterward to pick up further context on the numbers from Google CEO Sundar Pichai. The most striking thing from the call, at least as it pertains to us here in the Android world, is that the word “Pixel” was used only once — mentioned as an aside when talking  [Read More…]

Sony’s trying to cash in on Pokémon Go’s success with Ghostbusters World

Coming to Android and iOS at some point in 2018.

If you’ve been itching to catch more virtual monsters and Pokémon Go is starting to get long in the tooth, you’ll soon have a few new options to choose from. In addition to Niantic’s own AR Harry Potter-themed game that’s coming out this year, Sony Pictures Entertainment just announced it’s taking its own stab at this game type with Ghostbusters World.

Ghostbusters World will be available for demo  [Read More…]

Sony’s trying to cash in on Pokémon Go’s success with Ghostbusters World

Coming to Android and iOS at some point in 2018.

If you’ve been itching to catch more virtual monsters and Pokémon Go is starting to get long in the tooth, you’ll soon have a few new options to choose from. In addition to Niantic’s own AR Harry Potter-themed game that’s coming out this year, Sony Pictures Entertainment just announced it’s taking its own stab at this game type with Ghostbusters World.

Ghostbusters World will be available for demo  [Read More…]

Play your way to success with Pokémon Go on Android!

Prepare to raid!

Pokemon Go introduced raids just over a month ago, and it’s become clear that Android users are going to run into some issues. From lag to needing to restart to the ever-dreaded battery issues, there are problems that you should be aware of. That doesn’t mean that it’s time to jump ship, though, because there are plenty of ways to help yourself out.

Equipment matters

When it comes to raiding in Pokemon  [Read More…]

Even Kickstarter success stories are sick of nonsense campaigns

It seems like everyone has had a bad Kickstarter experience these days.

The core idea behind Kickstarter, where a great idea can become reality with support from people outside of your average sphere of influence, is amazing. We’ve seen tremendous success stories come from the crowdfunding site and its clones, but more often than not what you hear about are the failures. Things that sounded amazing but were terrible when it shipped, things that promised to ship  [Read More…]

Galaxy S8 First Listen: An hour on Samsung’s latest success! [#acpodcast]

The Galaxy S8 is really real and officially official! We’re live in New York hours after the big reveal chatting about Samsung’s Next Big Thing!

Join Daniel, Andrew, Derek, Phil (Modern Dad) and Michael Fisher (MrMobile) as they talk about, and pass around, the Galaxy S8!

This podcast was recorded live, and has some intermittent cursing (and a few ambulance sirens — thanks, New York) so you may want to listen to it without kids nearby.

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Factors determining success in mobile SEO in 2017

With the advent of handheld devices, more and more people depend on these products to stay connected and navigate the virtual world. Suffice it to say, many people are mobile-first in their online usage.  Recently, the ‘mobile-first indexing’ concept of Google changed the manner in which SEO companies planned and organized their SEO and online optimization […]