Samsung Galaxy S5 Water Test: Don’t Try This With Your iPhone

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 is water resistant, protecting it from dunks and spills. In this demonstration the Galaxy S5 stands up to a stream of water and being completely submerged. To test out Samsung’s water resistance claims, I took my Galaxy S5 out in my backyard and ran water over. I then left it in a […]

Samsung Gear Fit: 5 Reasons You Don’t Want This Smart Watch

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The Samsung Gear Fit looks great, but is underwhelming as a fitness aide. There are a lot of perfectly good wearable devices that can track your activity levels throughout the day and while working out. Unfortunately, the Samsung Gear Fit falls flat on its face at doing the most basic fitness-oriented tasks. Samsung started selling […]

HTC One Review: The Best Android Phone Available Has One Fatal Flaw

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The HTC One M8 is arguably the best Android available right now and an excellent choice for both new and seasoned smartphone users.  The HTC One M8’s excellent design, outstanding camera app and smart Android customizations earn this smartphone a Gotta Be Mobile Editors’ Choice Award. We confidently recommend the HTC One M8 to Android […]

HTC One vs. iPhone 5s: 7 Reasons the iPhone 5s is Better

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The iPhone 5s is still the best smartphone for most people to buy despite the introduction of the HTC One M8. This new Android phone has a lot of features that aren’t available on the iPhone 5s, but the HTC One isn’t as complete as the iPhone 5s. iPhone users looking to upgrade to a phone […]

HTC Advantage Review: Fast and Free Screen Replacement for HTC One M8

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The new  HTC Advantage program is a great enhancement to the new HTC One M8 that offers a free screen replacement, 50GB of free Google Drive storage and a promise of quick Android updates. I’ve already had the misfortune of cracking my HTC One M8’s display, but HTC stepped right in and promptly replaced my […]

Why the New HTC One is the Only Android Phone to Buy This Year

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The HTC One M8 is the one and only Android phone I’m  buying in 2014. In fact, I bought the new HTC One M8  just two hours after HTC officially launched the device at a media event yesterday. While there are plenty of good Android phones out there, the HTC one is the best one […]

8 Ways the HTC One Beats the iPhone 5s

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The new HTC One (M8) has several features that will make iPhone 5s users green with envy. While I love my iPhone 5s for several reasons, I wish Apple would borrow some ideas from HTC for its upcoming iPhone 6.  Some of the differences are due to the HTC one simply being a Google – […]

Oppo Find 7: The Best Phone Around That You Can’t Buy in the U.S.

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 and upcoming HTC One are both excellent smartphones, but there’s other impressive Android smartphones that will probably never make it to US markets. The Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo has been teasing its latest flagship smartphone, the Find 7, and today it was officially revealed. Offering top-tier specs that blow away anything […]

iOS 7.1 Update Shows Why iPhone 6 Should End the 16GB Era

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Apple should ditch 16 GB iPhones when it launches the iPhone 6 later this year. Apple’s offered the same paltry 16GB of storage since it introduced the iPhone 3GS all the way back in 2009. It’s ridiculous that Apple still sells iPhones, iPods and iPads with just 16 GB of storage five years later. Apple […]

Disney’s Frozen Available to Watch on iTunes for The First Time Ever

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Frozen is now available to download and stream via Apple’s iTunes service. The hit animated film was scheduled for a Tuesday release, but those on the West Coast were able to watch Frozen  a few hours early since Apple and Disney released it at midnight EST. Released in late 2013, Frozen has grossed nearly $1 billion at the […]

Samsung Intros Gear Fit: Fitness Tracker Meets Smartwatch

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Samsung introduced the Gear Fit today at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The Gear Fit is one of three smartwatches introduced at the conference, joining the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo.Samsung promises that the Gear Fit is more than just a fitness band since it’s able to control basic notification, phone and messaging functions. […]

HTC One KitKat Update For AT&T Customers Finally Arrives

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AT&T is finally rolling out Android 4.4.2 for HTC One customers. AT&T customers can download the 619.9 MB update and install KitKat today, even if you don’t see any notifications on your HTC One about the update. HTC announced that the KitKat update was certified by AT&T yesterday, but didn’t provide a timeline for the […]

Samsung Unveils Gear 2 Smartwatches Ahead of Galaxy S5 Announcement

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Samsung announced the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo smartwatches at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today. The two watches replace the Galaxy Gear, which got a lukewarm reception last fall. The new Samsung Gear 2 smartwatches are sleeker, packed with more fitness features and compatible with more phones. Samsung is expected to launch the […]

Most iPhones Won’t Stream Patriots vs Broncos Playoff Game

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Thanks to a maze of NFL broadcasting rights, most iPhone users will not be able to watch today’s Denver Broncos vs. New England Patriots playoff game on the go. While Mac, PC and tablet users will be able to stream the playoff game through CBSsports.com, only some iPhone users will be able to stream the […]

iPad Ad “Your Verse” Premiers on 49ers vs Panthers Playoff Game

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Television commercials are typically 30 seconds long. At three times that length, Apple has more than enough time to show that the iPad Air is used just about everywhere, included rugged environments with the proper accessories. The commercial opens with a scene of the great outdoors, then shifts to one of a videographer using an […]

Lumo Lift: CES 2014’s Biggest Wearable Tech Surprise

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The Lumo Lift is a wearable device that tracks physical activity and helps improve posture. There are countless wearable gadgets at CES 2014, but the Lumo Lift simply is the only one that has the power to help alleviate completely avoidable back pain. The Lumo Lift is a tiny gadget that is held in place […]

Smart Rifle of the Future: For $9,950 Anyone Can Kill at 500 Yards

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The TrackingPoint 500 Series AR Smart Rifle is so easy to use that complete novices can hit targets that are five football fields away. Rather than spending years honing your shooting skills, you can now plunk down $9,950, tweak a few settings and start taking out targets like a pro. We don’t normally see firearms […]

The Shirt that Powers Google Glass

The SCOTTEVEST QZip is a Great Google Glass Accessory

Google Glass is one of my favorite mobile devices, but its short battery life limits how many Glass Explorers use their fancy wearable gadgets. A shirt made by SCOTTEVEST helps solve this problem by concealing a portable battery that can keep Glass powered for a full day. Like with other gadgets that have sub-par battery […]