Sprint HTC EVO 4G LTE vs Sprint Galaxy Nexus

Sprint HTC EVO 4G LTE vs Sprint Galaxy Nexus

This week Sprint and HTC unveiled their new flagship Evo phone, the EVO 4G LTE. This handset is already cause for much excitement, but what about the other flagship phone coming to Sprint soon? That would be the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. Both phones will run on Sprint’s as-yet-unveiled 4G LTE network. Both phones represent the […]

15 Best Android Games

World Of Goo

There are thousands of games in Google’s aptly named Play Store. However, don’t be taken in by knock-offs or boring games. These 15 games are favorites here at GBM. They range from deceptively simple casual games, physic-based puzzlers, games you can play with friends, and several safe for kids and adults.

Max Payne Mobile Comes To iOS and Android in April

Max Payne Mobile logo

Rockstar Games, makers of Grand Theft Auto III, will bring another of their popular titles to smartphones and tablets this month. Max Payne Mobile will be available for iOS on April 12 with the Android version arriving a bit later on April 26th. Like GTA III, Max Payne is a port from the PC version […]

Survey: Smartphones Don’t Totally Dominate Photos, Image Editing Yet

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Camera

There’s no doubt that smartphone cameras are getting better and that apps like Instagram, Camera+, Photoshop Touch and other apps for enhancing and sharing photos are extremely popular. However, it turns out that the majority of photo-takers are still loving and using their digital cameras. According to a study conducted by 6sight, people with digital […]

Keep Your Angry Birds Levels On Android Even If You Switch Devices

Angry Birds- Backup icon

With several super sweet Android smartphones and tablets just out or on the horizon many of you will upgrade your device in the near future. One of the downsides to doing this is that you have to start from scratch with some apps, notably games like Angry Birds. If you haven’t completed the game yet, […]

Clean Up Your Android By Starting From Scratch Or Monitoring Apps

Since folks are in spring cleaning mode now that the northern hemisphere is warming up, now is a good time to consider cleaning your gadgets as well. Not just physical cleaning — though I did cover that earlier this week — but also cleaning things on the software end of things. Taking a hard look […]

HTC EVO 4G LTE vs HTC One X

HTC EVO 4G LTE vs HTC One X

The HTC One X for AT&T and the HTC EVO 4G LTE for Sprint are very similar Android smartphones. So similar that many may wonder which one they should choose. If you’re already on AT&T or Sprint and don’t want to change carriers, the decision is clear. But if you’re thinking about switching, there are […]

Best Camera Apps To Use With Instagram

HDR Camera

Though apps like Instagram can make mediocre photos look interesting and smooth the rough edges off of flaws with filters, the best images come when you start with a better picture. Even if you don’t have the world’s best 8MP camera or a huge sensor, you can still improve your phone’s shots by using a better camera app.

HTC EVO 4G LTE Hands-On Video

HTC EVO 4G LTE Side

The newest addition to Sprint’s EVO line is here, the HTC EVO 4G LTE. Sprint hailed the 4.7-inch Ice Cream Sandwich phone as the true successor to the original EVO 4G that launched in 2010. The new EVO 4G LTE is very similar to the HTC One X that’s launching on AT&T later this year in […]

Plantronics BackBeat GO Stereo Bluetooth Headset Review

Plantronics BackBeat Go

Bluetooth headsets are in the midst of a revival, partially due to the rise in popularity of large-screen smartphones. But the traditional Bluetooth earbud is only designed for calls. What about listening to music, playing games and watching video? Plantronics new BackBeat GO stereo Bluetooth headset is designed for both.

8 Best Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Accessories

MiniSuit Dual View Leather Case and Cover

The Galaxy Tab 7.7 may not be the least expensive 7-inch Android tablet around, but its multiple charms have earned it some loyal fans. If you recently bought the 4G LTE tablet, it’s time to accessorize. Below are eight great accessories and cases for protection, productivity, and fun. Whether you use the Tab instead of […]

How to Clean Your iPhone, iPad and Android

Toddy Cloth

Here’s a fact of life that all mobile tech owners must deal with at some point in their lives: your phone and tablet are filthy. This is true whether you’re an iFanboy or a Fandroid or addicted to your CrackBerry. Bacteria has no allegiances. Beyond the invisible stuff, there are also smudges, oils, and other […]

SoftMaker Office Mobile 2012 for Android Now In Public Beta

TextMaker Reviewing, Track Changes, and Comments Toolbar

A few months ago I wrote about the SoftMaker’s Office Suite for Android and how the document-editing app, TextMaker, provided a feature missing from every other Office suite for Android and iPad: true Track Changes functionality. While most people hope that Microsoft Office for iPad will solve this problem on iOS, SoftMaker has so far […]

Barnes & Noble Updates Nook App For The iPad’s Retina Display

nook-app-logo

Barnes & Noble updated the Nook app for iPad with Retina Display enhancements plus the ability to read in one or two columns when in landscape mode. The Retina update is the most important, especially for a reading-focused app. Not only were the graphics fuzzy in magazines, but the text in normal books wasn’t crisp […]

Best iPad, Smartphone and Notebook Accessories | March 2012

Whenever Apple releases a new iProduct we’re sure to see a flood of new accessories to go with it. We took a look at several in March, plus accessories for phones and notebooks. The most successful new iPad cases we’ve seen are ones that don’t just protect the tablet, but also add useful functionality. Not […]

March 2012 Ultrabook, Laptop and Tablet Review Roundup

New iPad 3rd Gen

The biggest and most anticipated product of March was the new iPad, of course, but it’s not the only noteworthy piece of mobile tech we reviewed here at GBM and on our sister site, Notebooks.com. Ultrabooks keep coming and they keep getting better. Just take a look at the Dell XPS 13 below. And the […]

World Backup Day: Back Up Your Android Smartphone And Tablet Automatically

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Backing up an Android phone or tablet isn’t that hard and can even happen automatically in the background. We’ll walk you through how to back up your apps, SMS history, settings, and even your Home screens. Remember, if your data is backed up only in one place, it’s not fully backed up. Take advantage of more than one of free and inexpensive backup options listed.

Big Phone Haters To The Left

Galaxy Note and Samsung Keyboard

Jordan Crook, in her “Big Phones? So Over.” post on TechCrunch today, says she wants manufacturers to stop making larger phones. Why? Jordan doesn’t like them. And neither should you. Despite the fact that Samsung shipped 5 million Galaxy Notes and people around the world and in the U. S. really like them.