The Number of Smartphone Users Increasing Significantly

According to a survey by Chinese language Internet search provider, Baidu Inc., there will be 6.1 billion smartphone users worldwide by 2020. That’s billion, with a B! According to the 2012 United States Census Bureau, world population is over 7 billion. It’s amazing to think that roughly 85% of the world could possess a smartphone […]

New LG Smartphones Have Great Cameras, Low Price

LG Electronics (LG) has announced the release of the X Cam and X Screen, their first two models in their X Series, which are aimed to debut on February 22. According to a press release, these phones, “are designed for customers who do not want or need all the bells and whistles that come with […]

Smartphone Repair Misconceptions

One of the most common reasons why people buy a new cellphone is because it has become damaged and/or has lost some functionality. People need access to their apps, and if a button doesn’t work or something is not sliding correctly, the phone becomes nothing more than…a phone. Gross. It’s 2016. Here’s a quick list […]

Repair Your Cell Phone with Ease

It’s no secret that cell phones, especially smartphones, are expensive. The only way a lot of consumers could afford them was to sign up for a two-year deal with a mobile carrier. With the contract, the carrier would offer the smartphone for free or at an extremely discounted rate. When customers sign up for that […]

Holiday Tech Gift Guide 2015

The Hottest Tech Gifts to Give, Plus Other Deals and Shopping Advice 2015 was a big year in the tech world. From new iPhones to Hoverboards and Drones, there is no shortage of technology to give (or receive) this holiday season. Whether you’re shopping for a kid’s first phone, looking for something more advanced, or […]

iPad Pro Review: Is Apple’s Most Expensive iPad Ever Worth It?

Starting at the small price of $799, you can have yourself one of Apple’s latest and most impressive innovations, the iPad Pro. Of course, the $799 price is for the 32GB Wi-Fi-only model. You’ll have to pay $949 for the 128GB Wi-Fi-only model and $1,079 for the 128GB model with Wi-Fi and cellular connectivity. So […]

Looking Ahead to the 2016 Smartphone Market

As a whole, smartphone technology gets better every year. Some of that can be attributed to improved technology that allows users to take better pictures, store more data and possess a more durable phone. Another major factor has to do with third-party app developers and marketing efforts. Every year, better, more relevant apps are released […]

Samsung Introduces Z3 on its Household Tizen Operating System

While Samsung Electronics Co. relies on the Android platform for most of its devices, the company has big hopes for its own OS, Tizen. They recently released the Samsung Z3 which will be the second smartphone to operate on Tizen. Haven’t heard of or used Tizen? That’s because Samsung is focusing on releasing it in […]

A Brief Smartphone Comparison Guide

Comparing smartphones and deciding which is best is tricky because everyone has their personal preferences. People are also loyal to certain brands and may only be looking to buy an iPhone because they already have a Mac or iPad. There are also arguments that the amount of megapixels in a camera do not necessarily mean […]

Three Major Announcements from the Apple Event

Apple Keynote Introduces New iPad Pro, Apple TV and iPhone 6S If you rushed out to get an iPhone 6 Plus, it’s no longer the newest mobile device from Apple. At their annual keynote in San Francisco yesterday morning, Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage and proclaimed, “We’re about to make some monster announcements.” […]