Jul
18
The Arrival Of The Samsung Note 8 Causing a Stir.

Countless internet memes were spawned by the Samsung Note 7 battery burn-up enigma. The potentially explode-y batteries were recalled, released back to disturbed owners, then finally recalled permanently. Ever since this story made the news headlines, Samsung executives have been sweating. The release of the mostly trouble-free...
Jul
17
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What ails Samsungs new flagship smartphone? Not much, as it turns out. Consummately attractive by design, the relatively new handheld is loaded with power, thanks to an updated processor. That means 2.35 GHz of raw processing power is under the hood, plus there's an accompanying GPU that's working in tandem with the CPU to throw millions of tiny pixels around the newly...
May
18
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Smartphone sales are slowing, the tablet market is at a crawl, and everything mobile seems to have plateaued. The LG V10, a premium handset with a rich feature set, pulls out all the stops and does its very best to sidestep this fate by incorporating luxury features. Two front-facing 5-MP cameras capture wide-angle shots. The resulting "selfie" images are fairly sharp but it's the...
May
01
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The battle is pretty much over and compact cameras have run up the white flag of surrender. There's basically nothing an expensive compact camera can do that one of the flagship smartphones can't do better. The lenses on smartphones are just as powerful as snapshot-grade models, just as filled with condensed electronic innards, and the smartphone camera...
Apr
29
Cheap Android Smartphones - Cost Over Price?

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A major move over the last decade has propelled operating systems, tablets, smartphones and smart gadgets into the easy-to-use category, for functions have plateaued. An operating system lets users browse the internet and run productivity software. Games and word processing applications top the user list, with...
Apr
28
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If they're not, this one fact is going to keep the aftermarket case and cover industry happy. Covers add personalized flair to your new phone, but they do little to prevent damage when a nasty fumble and tumble happens. The smartphone invariably hits a hard surface at the worst possible angle, and there's a spiderweb of cracks to deal with until you can drive down to the mall...
Mar
25
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What’s Next for the Galaxy Note 6?


When the Galaxy Note 5 was released late last year, well some Android fans rejoiced, others were defiantly disappointed this time around. Many felt Samsung had missed the mark this time with their latest addition to the note series. This has fueled excitement and anticipation for the release of Galaxy Note...