AT&T Sony Xperia Ion First Impressions

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On my trip to L.A., I was able to spend time with AT&T representative and my gracious and hospitable host Meredith Red where I was able to spend some hands-on time with the Sony Xperia Ion for AT&T’s 4G network. The Sony-made Android Gingerbread smartphone was originally announced earlier this year at the Consumer Electronics […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Review: Editors’ Choice

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The Galaxy S III is Samsung’s best Android smartphone to date and the company’s successor to the Galaxy S II device that was launched last year as the Galaxy S II on AT&T and T-Mobile and the Epic 4G Touch on Sprint. The touchscreen-only smartphone will compete against the HTC One X series as well […]

Patents Are Only a Distraction in Apple’s Battle Against Android, the Real Fight is With Siri

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Lately, it seems that technology news is dominated with Apple’s legal fight against Android manufacturers in court, with multiple battles being fought in multiple countries against multiple manufacturers such as Motorola Mobility–now owned by Google, HTC, and Samsung. However, Apple’s fight against Google, the maker of the Android operating system, is not rooted on its […]

Samsung TecTiles NFC Tags Review

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Alongside the Galaxy S III launch in the U.S., Samsung will also release an accompanying NFC accessories called TecTiles. TecTiles essentially are NFC stickers that you can place anywhere you’d like, whether it’s on a business card, a flyer or advertisement, or a banner. Consumers can even buy them and place them around the home, […]

Data is Not Data is Not Data on Verizon’s New Shared Data Plans

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To preface this post, I’ll start by saying that I think Verizon’s shared data plans is a step in the right direction and makes it more affordable for consumers to connect to the Internet in the post-PC era since unlimited data plans ended. Rather than paying for entirely separate and expensive data plans for each […]

Verizon Novatel MiFi Jetpack 4620L Review: Editor’s Choice

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When Novatel Wireless had launched its original MiFi mobile hotspot a few years ago, it was instantly one of the best device in a mobile road warrior’s arsenal. With a compact credit card size and the ability to connect up to five WiFi-enabled devices to Verizon’s 3G CDMA/EVDO network, the original MiFi offered an easy […]

Toshiba Excite 10 LE Review

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Last year Toshiba waded into the Android tablet market with the Thrive, a 10.1-inch slate that served as the company’s response to what they deemed missing in the then current crop. Thus, it had several full-size ports, a rugged-ish exterior, and a thick chassis to accommodate both. Though a decent tablet, the Thrive didn’t generate […]

Samsung Shows That It Is a Software Company

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As exciting as it has been to talk, postulate, and speculate about the Galaxy S III’s hardware and specs before the third-generation Galaxy flagship smartphone was announced on May 3rd in London, once the device was announced one thing became apparent: Samsung is now a software company. That doesn’t mean that Samsung is shying away […]

HTC One X Review | $199 AT&T 4G LTE

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HTC hopes to regain their King of the Hill status in the realm of Android smartphones with the One series, and the HTC One X is the flagship of the line. Featuring LTE speeds, a robust processor, a great camera plus a really good audio experience, the One X has what it takes to be a fabulous phone.

T-Mobile HTC One S Review

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The HTC One X and HTC EVO 4G LTE may be getting the lion’s share of attention from Android lovers these days, but there are two other handsets in the HTC One series coming out soon as well. The middle child of the group, the HTC One S, is set to go on sale April […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 Review – $249 Android Tablet

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Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab represents a welcome shift in the company’s attitude toward the tablet market. The Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 offers the full tablet experience with the newest Android operating system, Bluetooth, cameras, and a few other extras Amazon and Barnes & Noble’s tablets don’t offer. All for $249.

New iPad Highlights Continued Confusion Over 4G Networks

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Apple’s launch of the new iPad on March 16th brought 4G LTE network support to the iPad, but with the fanfare over faster mobile broadband network support, there’s also the issue of continued confusion due to complex network infrastructures around the world as well as unclear marketing on the behalf of Apple and its partner […]

Thoughts on the new iPad

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I’ve been living with the new iPad since its arrival on Friday. Apple has done it again. But not necessarily in the way you might think I mean. More on that later. I won’t call this a review. Simply because I think the category “review” is quickly losing its currency when it comes to talking […]

GottaGetiPad: Where to Go to Pick Up an iPad Today

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Today is the launch day for the iPad, and with Apple already sold out of its pre-order inventory, prospective new iPad owners who did not pre-order have several options to pick from to acquire the new iOS slate. With pre-orders now delayed for two-three weeks, users can either wait in line at Apple retail stores […]

Giveaway: Win a Lumia 710 from Nokia and GottaBeMobile

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Seeing cool phones being announced at Mobile World Congress that you wanted but cannot have at this very second like the Nokia 808 PureView? Hopefully, we’ll have something to help cure some of your MWC blues. At GottaBeMobile, We’re hosting a giveaway for a Nokia Lumia 710 Windows Phone that’s sponsored by Nokia U.S. In an […]

New iPad and Apple TV News Round-Up

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Here’s a complete guide to Apple’s new iPad and Apple TV announcements. During today’s keynote at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, Apple CEO Tim Cook and his colleagues introduced new hardware and software. Apple’s new iPad features the highest resolution of any Apple device. It even has more pixels than a 1080p […]