Siri vs. S-Voice (Video)


*+-When Samsung announced its Samsung Galaxy S III last month, it also detailed a new voice recognition app called S-Voice, software that will be in direct competition with Siri on the iPhone 4S. And with the battle heating up, a new video has surfaced pitting the Galaxy S III’s S-Voice against the iPhone’s Siri in […]

iOS 6 Release Date: What to Expect This Fall

iOS 6 Release Date: What to Expect This Fall

*+-Apple has announced iOS 6 for the iPhone and iPad and like iOS 5 before it, the company has attached a fall release date without offering any sort of specifics. In the meantime, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users will have to make due with the iOS 6 beta that Apple released to developers on […]

iOS 6 Release Date Pegged for Fall

The next big update for the iPhone 5 should be iOS 7.

*+-While Apple unveiled iOS 6 for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and released the beta version of the software for developers today, the actual release of the operating system for consumers won’t arrive until the fall of 2012. Apple, per usual, did not give the software an official release date only saying that the […]

Apple iOS 6: New Features for iPhone and iPad

Apple Unveils iOS 6

*+-Today at WWDC 2012, Apple has unveiled iOS 6, its new mobile operating system that will be coming to the iPhone, iPad and the iPod touch. iOS 6 is going to be coming with over 200 features including a big update to the software’s virtual personal assistant, Siri. The virtual assistant, which as been out […]

Why I Bought a Samsung Galaxy Note

Samsung Galaxy Note Travel Companion

*+-It seems obvious from the credible rumors of a taller iPhone that Apple didn’t get my message about wanting a wider screen phone, so I decided to trust those rumors and make a switch. I bought the biggest Android phone you can buy, a Samsung Galaxy Note from AT&T. I’m very pleased! Aside from getting […]

Apple Prepping FaceTime HD Camera for iPhone 5?

iPhone 4S

*+-To go along with a thinner iPhone 5, it appears that Apple might be attaching a better, high-definition FaceTime camera to the next iPhone as well. This new claim comes from KGI analyst Mingchi Kuo, courtesy of AppleInsider, who told investors this week that the iPhone 5 will have a front-facing camera that can produce […]

Kensington Virtuoso Mini Collapsible Stylus Review


*+-The Kensington Virtuoso Mini Collapsible Stylus for your iPad or iPhone promises to give you a compact inking tool that connects via a small black cylinder to your iOS 30-pin dock connector. ‘ As their website copy says, With it you get “… quick access and you never have to worry about losing your stylus again.” […]

Virgin Mobile iPhone Could Arrive in July

iPhone 4S Launches on Four New U.S. Carriers

*+-Cricket recently became the first prepaid carrier to offer the iPhone, and now it looks like Virgin Mobile might be the second. According to The Wall Street Journal, Virgin Mobile will start carrying the iPhone “as soon as July 1.” The carrier would be the second one to offer the iPhone on a prepaid plan, […]

iPhone 5 Glass Panel Appears on Video in Japan

iPhone 5 front panel

*+-A new video shows what looks like the front panel of the iPhone 5 featuring a taller screen and a FaceTime camera over the earpiece. The video comes from Japanese blog Macotakara, and shows just the glass piece that could be on the front of the iPhone 5. The piece is the same width as […]

Griffin GuitarConnect Pro Review: Record Your Jams with Ease


*+-The Griffin GuitarConnect Pro interfaces with your Guitar and your iPad or iPhone so you can record your music easily using apps like Apple’s GarageBand. My son Daniel, who’s learning to play guitar, helped me test it out and he loved it. When he gets as good as Jimi Hendrix, I’m sure he’ll steal my […]

Google Search App iPhone and iPad Update Looks Beautiful (Video)

full screen image search

*+-Google just delivered a beautiful update to the company’s Google Search app for the iPhone and iPad The Google Search app for iPhone and iPad replaced Safari as my browser of choice, earning a spot in the iPhone and iPad dock. It’s faster and offers a beautiful new full screen image search which looks awesome on the […]

iPhone 5 Concept Appears in Video

iPhone 5 Concept Appears in Video

*+-While several iPhone 5 concepts have appeared as images, today we have a look at an iPhone 5 concept on video. Isaac Royo, courtesy of 9to5Mac, posted a video today showcasing an iPhone with a 3.95-inch screen and several other bells and whistles that have been rumored to be coming along with Apple’s next iPhone. […]

Hulu Plus Update Brings Improved AirPlay, Retina Display Support

Hulu Plus Update Brings Retina Support for New iPad

*+-Hulu for iOS has finally been updated to support the Retina Display on the new iPad. The application has been updated to version 2.5 and the update brings quite a bit along with it. First and foremost, those who are rocking Apple’s new third-generation iPad will now have support for the device’s Retina Display. This […]

Musubo iPhone 4S Cases Deliver Unique Style

musubo sexy case

*+-It’s tough to stand out in the crowded iPhone 4S case market, but these new Musubo cases do just that thanks to unique looks and style. In addition to the Musubo Retro iPhone 4S case and the Musubo Sneaker iPhone 4S case, there are a number of interesting looking cases for the iPhone 4S and iPhone 4. […]

Musubo Sneaker iPhone 4S Case Review: Perfect for Sneakerheads


*+-The Musubo Sneaker case for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S delivers protection with the flair of a sneaker tread design on the back. If you chase new Nike’s for a hobby, this is an iPhone 4S case you need to check out. If you prefer a different look, check out the Musubo Retro Case, with an […]

iPhone 4S Launches on Four New U.S. Carriers

iPhone 4S Launches on Four New U.S. Carriers

*+-The iPhone 4S has launched on four new carriers today including Pioneer Cellular, which just announced its availability today. Pioneer Cellular, a carrier based in Oklahoma, today announced that it now carries Apple’s latest iPhone model. The best-selling smartphone is now on sale in a number of Pioneer Cellular locations and it will launch in […]

Beautiful Waterproof iPhone Case is Only .25mm Thin

Beautiful Waterproof iPhone Case is Only .25mm Thin

*+-The Case Marine is an impossibly thin waterproof iPhone case that really needs to come to the United States. Discovered by Gizmodo, the case represents something profoundly different in the world of waterproof iPhone cases. While most waterproof iPhone cases are bulky and ugly, the Case Marine is both attractive and thin. The case only […]

MetroPCS Interested in Unlocked 4G LTE iPhone 5

MetroPCS Interested in Unlocked 4G LTE iPhone 5

*+-If Apple decides to release a 4G LTE iPhone 5 sometime this year, MetroPCS might be waiting in the wings to offer it unlocked on its 4G LTE network. According to Wireless Week, MetroPCS CFO Braxton Carter stated that while the carrier does not offer the iPhone or really want unlocked iPhone users using the […]

iPhone 5 Design Still Not Finalized, October Release Likely?

iPhone 5 Design Still Not Finalized, October Release Likely?

*+-The iPhone 5 rumor mill has been heating up over the last few weeks and today, we have yet another report that claims that Apple has not yet finalized the design of the next iPhone which seems to all but rule out a launch at WWDC and instead, points to a release this fall. According […]

iPhone 3GS Random Reboots: Where Is The Fix?

iPhone 3GS Random Reboots: HTC ThunderBolt Owners, I Feel Your Pain

*+-This past month has probably been the worst month I’ve had with my iPhone 3GS since I got the phone nearly three years ago. The reason for that is pretty simple. My iPhone 3GS has decided to start shutting itself off and turning itself back on. As someone who covers gadgets for a living, I […]