Lenmar Mutant 20,800 mAh Portable Charger Review

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When it comes to battery life for our mobile devices we could always use a little more. That is where the impressive Lenmar Mutant 20,800 mAh portable battery and power pack comes into play. These days our Android and iOS smartphones and tablets are getting bigger, faster, and more power hungry, but battery advances have […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPad Air: Impressions & Performance

The iPad Air 2014 release could come ahead of Apple's previous timing.

Apple’s new iOS 8.1.3 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch finally arrived today to replace the iOS 8.1.2 update it pushed out at the end of last year. With that in mind, we want to take a first look at how the iOS 8.1.3 update is performing on iPad Air, the first-generation of Apple’s slim full-sized tablet. […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPhone 5: Impressions & Performance

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Apple’s rolled out yet another iOS 8 update and this time, it’s the iOS 8.1.3 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. With the iOS 8.1.3 release date finally upon us, we want to take a first look at how the iOS 8.1.3 update is performing on iPhone 5, the aging former flagship that’s been struggling […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPad 3: Impressions & Performance

There are no iOS 8.1.3 Bluetooth problems on our iPad 3.

The iOS 8.1.3 update on the iPad 3 delivers good performance in early testing and the new feature that reduces the storage space needed to upgrade from iOS 7 to iOS 8 may simplify the upgrade process for many users. In this early iOS 8.1.3 review on the iPad 3 we’ll help you decide if you should install […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPhone 6: Impressions & Performance

You can still use Touch ID, but it is not as reliable.

Apple’s latest iOS 8 update isn’t the iOS 8.2 update that it confirmed at the tail end of last year. Instead, it’s an iOS 8.1.3 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch that delivers several key bug fixes for iOS 8 problems. With the iOS 8.1.3 release here, we want take a look at how the […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPhone 6 Plus: Impressions & Performance

iPhone 6 Plus apps work fine on iOS 8.1.3.

This is our early iOS 8.1.3 review on the iPhone 6 Plus, which will help you decide if you should install iOS 8.1.3 today or if it is better to wait and see how this performs and what is coming in iOS 8.2. Apple’s iOS 8.1.3 update arrived after a week of added testing with fixes […]

LifeProof iPhone 6 Case Review (frē)

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The LifeProof iPhone 6 Case protects your new iPhone from snow, dust, drops and water. This is also the thinnest waterproof iPhone 6 case we’ve seen, and it also works with Touch ID. There are multiple LifeProof iPhone 6 cases, and today we are reviewing the LifeProof frē iPhone 6 case today. With a waterproof […]

Logitech Keys to Go Review: Mechanical Keyboard for iPad & iPhone

This is a nice portable mechanical keyboard.

The Logitech Keys to Go is an excellent way to add productivity to your iPhone or iPad without strapping a keyboard case to your device. As an added bonus, this is a mechanical keyboard for the iPad, iPhone and other devices including the Apple TV. Logitech mechanical keyboards are well-known in the gaming community, but this […]

Mophie Powerstation Plus Review

The USB cable and Lightning cable hide inside the pack.

The Mophie Powerstation Plus is the best portable battery I’ve used because it solves several big problems with using a standalone battery. The small battery pack slips into a pocket or bag easily and when you need to charge, flip it open to reveal a Lightning cable or Micro USB cable to plug your phone into. […]

Nexus 7 2013 Android 5.0.2 Update: Impressions & Performance

Most users should install the Nexus 7 2013 Android 5.0.2 update.

The Android 5.0.2 release is crawling along and finally available on our Nexus 7 2013, allowing us to install the latest Nexus Lollipop update and see how it performs on the newest Nexus 7. After a less than stellar early Nexus 7 2012 Android 5.0.2 review that revealed slowdowns in important areas we were eager […]

Nexus 7 2012 Android 5.0.2 Update: Impressions & Performance

Here is our early Nexus 7 2012 Android 5.0.2 review.

After a lengthy wait we installed the Nexus Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on the Nexus 7 2012 edition and took Google’s latest software for a spin on an aging tablet to see how the new look and new features hold up. The Nexus 7 Android 5.0.2 update installed quickly, and we set out to test […]

Nexus 6 Android 5.0.1 Lollipop Update Review

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Back in December, Google started pushing out a new Nexus Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update, a small release aimed at fixing some of the Android 5.0 Lollipop problems. It started with the Google Nexus 5 and 7, and eventually arrived for the flagship Nexus 6. Today, we take a look at how its performing. Below are […]

Adobe Lightroom Mobile for Android App Finally Arrives

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Last fall Adobe released a suite of mobile Creative Cloud apps to go along with Lightroom Mobile for iPad, which was released last spring. Now the migration to Android begins with the first of the Adobe Creative Cloud mobile apps for Android with Adobe Lightroom Mobile for Android. Now Android phone photographers can take photos, organize and edit […]

Galaxy Note Edge: 5 Things I Learned in 24 Hours

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The curved Samsung Galaxy Note 4 variant known as the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is one of the most expensive smartphones on the market. It’s also one of the most intriguing. With that in mind, this early Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review will touch on some of the most important things we’ve discovered in the […]

Apple iPhone 6 Leather Case Review

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The Apple iPhone 6 leather case isn’t the flashiest and it isn’t the cheapest but it’s one of the best iPhone 6 cases money can buy thanks to its minimalistic design and sturdy grip. There are tons of iPhone 6 case options on the market but Apple’s official iPhone 6 leather case is one of the […]

Nexus 5 Android 5.0.1 Lollipop Update Breakdown

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In December, Google rolled out its first Android 5.0 Lollipop bug fix update to Nexus users, an update dubbed Android 5.0.1 Lollipop. We’ve been using the Nexus 5 Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update for about a month now and we want to take a look at how Google’s current update is holding up on its aging […]

Mophie iPhone 6 Case Mini Review: What’s New

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The Mophie iPhone 6 case options include three cases with a varying battery power and protection — and a marked upgrade in features from the juice pack air and juice pack plus cases on your older iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s. After spending time going hands-on with the Mophie iPhone 6 juice pack air, iPhone […]

Lumia 1520 Review: Is it Still a Good Buy?

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At some point smartphone buyers decided that having a smartphone with a screen larger than the iPhone wasn’t enough. They wanted larger smartphones, with bigger and better looking displays. They wanted to watch video on the go, read books and see an entire webpage. For Windows Phones users in the United States, there’s only so […]

eTauro USB Charger DUC Reveiw: A more convenient Surface Pro 3 Dock

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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 users can buy Microsoft’s expensive $200 docking station designed for the 2-in-1 tablet and turn the Surface Pro 3 into a desktop computer, but it’s not as convenient as the eTauro USB Charger DUC that adds much of the same functionality, but will travel thanks to a small form factor. The […]

Dell XPS 13 Hands On: Is this the Best Notebook in 2015?

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The Dell XPS 13 is an insanely impressive notebook and it is the most exciting device I’ve used in 2015. Dell managed to elegantly stuff a 13.3-inch display into a notebook that is about the size of an 11-inch MacBook Air, pair it with a beautiful edge-to-edge infinity display that is available in up to […]