Huawei TalkBand B2 Review

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Huawei first introduced their hybrid fitness tracking smart band and Bluetooth headset when they released the Huawei TalkBand B1, reviewed earlier this year here on GottaBeMobile. The company updated it and released it as the Huawei TalkBand B2 with a slightly different design, but the same mashup of the two primary purposes: fitness and phone calls in a light and […]

Adobe Creative Cloud Arrives on Android with Stock Photos

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Adobe released their suite of mobile Creative Cloud apps on Android this week and introduced Adobe Stock Photos, a new service for photographers to sell photos and for graphic designers to buy photos for their projects. Adobe updates their Creative Cloud suite of apps and programs each year about this time. They add new features to […]

25 Awesome Microsoft Surface 3 Accessories You Need to Get

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Did you grab a new Microsoft Surface 3? If so you likely will enjoy the new tablet, especially if you have simple needs. However, there are a few gadgets you should add to the mix to enjoy it even more. Here’s our list of 25 awesome Microsoft Surface 3 accessories you need to pick up as […]

Microsoft Surface 3 Review

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It’s hard not to compare the new Microsoft Surface 3 to it’s more expensive and powerful big brother, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3. However, it’s more fitting to compare it to previous Microsoft Surface RT devices since it’s closer to their price range and performance. With that in mind, the Surface 3 comes out on top […]

ZTYLUS iPhone 6 Plus Case, Lens and Ring Light Review

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Taking pictures with an iPhone 6 Plus produces beautiful images, but the ZTYLUS Metal Series lens case for the iPhone 6 Plus can improve on an already great camera with a set of add-on lenses to transform ordinary iPhone pictures into works of art. That’s the promise from ZTYLUS. Read on and find out how […]

45 Essential Microsoft Surface 3 Windows Apps

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To hit a lower price-point, Microsoft designed the new Microsoft Surface 3 with an Intel Atom processor and only 2GB of RAM on the lower cost $500 model. Even on the more powerful 4GB model that I bought, software requiring lots of muscle won’t run smoothly on the Surface 3. It’s hard to find many quality apps in […]

First 6 Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Accessories You Should Buy

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Did you just get the new Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge? If so, then consider getting these awesome accessories. We list the first six kinds of accessories most Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge owners will want to eventually invest in to get the most out of their phone. No one needs everything on this list. Grab one accessory […]

5 Great Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launchers to Replace Touchwiz

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Most Samsung smart phone owners either love Touchwiz or hate it. If you’re in the second camp, try these 10 great Samsung Galaxy Note 4 launchers to replace Touchwiz. These launchers will work on other smart phones simplifying the user interface, transforming it into a more pure Android look, or they add features that make users more efficient. Samsung calls their […]

Microsoft Surface 3 First Impressions: Possible iPad Killer?

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The new replacement for the Microsoft Surface RT shipped on May 5 with the ability to now run full Windows software, like the more capable Surface Pro 3. How does the new Microsoft Surface 3 stack up and does Microsoft finally have its iPad killer? When a new owner first opens the Microsoft Surface 3, […]

How to use the Google Handwriting Input Keyboard

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Google recently released a new Android keyboard called the Google Handwriting Input keyboard that lets Android smart phone and tablet users write with their finger or a stylus instead of typing on a keyboard. It works well recognizing the user’s handwriting input quickly and accurately most of the time. Find out how to install and […]

Toshiba Encore 2 Write Review

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The success of the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 enticed many others to go after the Windows tablet market. Sadly most shoot for the low-end, like the Toshiba Encore 2 Write Windows 8.1 tablet. Microsoft itself followed up with the Surface 3, a 10-inch lower cost version of the Surface Pro 3 that sells for only $100 […]

Microsoft Universal Mobile Keyboard Review

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The closed up restrictive Microsoft disappeared in recent years. It has been replaced by a new, open company that develops apps for iOS and Android, often faster than it does for its own Windows phone operating systems. The Microsoft Universal Mobile Keyboard is a great example of this. It comes with a three-position switch that […]

How to Speed Up the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 can run faster with a few simple tricks. We’ll show users how to rev up their Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to make it even faster thanks to these tricks. Before you start, understand that to do a few of these tweaks the user must put the phone into developer mode. […]

How to Master S Note on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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The S Pen makes the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 unique among Android flagship phones and the S Note app combines the power of the S Pen with a useful note taking app. However, the app does more than take notes. This tutorial will help you master Samsung’s best pre-installed app on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. In this […]

Adobe Slate: a Beautiful New Presentation App for iPad

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Adobe released another iPad app for telling stories visually. Adobe Slate takes photos and ideas and puts them together in a visually beautiful story telling format that makes PowerPoint or Keynote look old-fashioned. The app takes the same approach as Adobe Voice, but instead focuses on images and text. Adobe Voice uses a person’s spoken word […]

How to Watch March Madness Live on iPad & Follow Your Team

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The NCAA tournament starts this week and college basketball fans will want to watch March Madness during the work day or any time their favorite team’s playing, especially while away from home. Apple iPad owners can use their iPad to watch the games lives or follow them with in-game scores or play-by-play and post-game highlights. The iPad also […]

Olloclip Telephoto + CPL Lens Review

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The new Olloclip Telephoto + CPL Lens aims to help iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus owners fix one of the phone’s greatest weaknesses. Apple makes one of the best smartphone cameras on the iPhone 6 Plus. However, it’s difficult to get close up shots because there’s no telephoto lens. Using the zoom feature in the […]

5 Reasons You Should Buy the New Chromebook Pixel

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Google released a new Chromebook Pixel, refreshing their high-end Chromebook with a new hardware design, a serious bump in specs and a new lower price. Google posted the Chromebook Pixel on their new Google Hardware Store, which showed up with little fanfare. But should you buy the new Chromebook Pixel 2015, or Chromebook Pixel 2 as […]

16 Basic Tips for Mastering the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 balances laptop with tablet in a single, useful 2-in-1 package, but for some people the device includes features that can confuse new owners. We offer 16 basic tips for mastering the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, its features, accessories and software. A lot of our basic tips will cater to the beginning Surface […]

What To Do When Apple App Store, iTunes Store or Mac App Store Go Down

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Sometimes the Apple App Store, iTunes Store or the Mac App Store will go down for many users. This happened recently and Apple acknowledged the outage on their System Status site. So what should Apple users do if this happens? iPhone and iPad users will see the problem when they open the App Store on their iPhone […]