How to Disable Ambient Display on the Nexus 6

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The new Nexus 6 is a powerful smartphone packed with lots of features thanks to Google and Motorola, but one a few users will want to disable is something called Ambient Display. With Android 5.0 Lollipop Google added a new feature for the lockscreen, showing little notification previews rather than just a boring notification LED […]

Android 5.0 Tap & Go Restores Your Phone in Minutes

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This week Google announced the brand new Android 5.0 Lollipop update, and it’s finally here for a select few. One of the many impressive new features is something called Tap & Go, which essentially copies everything from your old phone to your new Android 5.0 phone with one tap. Google unveiled the Nexus 6 smartphone, […]

Android L Release Simplifies Settings With New Search Tool

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Last week Google shocked the mobile world by releasing an earlier developer preview of the next version of Android months ahead of the official release. It’s called the Android L Release, and while we know plenty about it already, more and more hidden new features are being spotted. At Google I/O last week Google gave […]

LG G3 Promo Videos Show 6 Killer Features

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When it comes to the brand new LG G3 smartphone which was announced and officially revealed last month, there are plenty of exciting features to like. From the laser auto-focus camera to a resizable keyboard and more. While we took the time to mention plenty of the killer new features in our initial hands-on and […]

5 iOS 8 Features Android Users Will Love

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This morning Apple announced the highly anticipated iOS 8 software update for all the iPhone and iPad users out there, and it was stuffed full of brand new features, improved security, and tons of developer friendly changes. Everyone borrows from everyone these days and earlier we mentioned 5 Features iOS 8 Borrowed from Android, but […]

5 iOS 8 Features Apple Borrowed from Android

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This morning Apple finally made the new iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite official. Taking the stage at its annual WWDC in California to reveal the latest and greatest Apple software.  While there’s plenty of awesome new features, there are a few we wanted to highlight that stem from Android and the competition. Tim Cook […]

LG G3: Everything You Need to Know in Two Minutes

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This week LG finally announced and revealed the highly anticipated and heavily leaked smartphone they’ve been building, the LG G3. After tons of leaked photos, video, and details over the past few months the phone is now official. If you missed the details we have you covered. With the Samsung Galaxy S5 and new HTC […]

LG G3 Specs & Details Officially Confirmed

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The LG G3 is finally official today after months and months of waiting, and tons of leaks that have surfaced almost daily over the past few weeks. LG took the stage in London and mirrored events in the United States and have just revealed the LG G3, confirming nearly everything we already knew. Over the […]

How to Enable Easy Mode on the Samsung Galaxy S5

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Smartphones like the brand new Samsung Galaxy S5 are packed so full of features that sometimes consumers get lost in all the options or advanced features, and just want something a bit easier to understand. From enthusiasts to beginners the Samsung Galaxy S5 can be a bit daunting for some, not to mention a first-time […]

5 Things You Didn’t Know Your Android Smartphone Could Do

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While smartphones still can’t make my morning coffee or do any of those crazy things we see in futuristic movies, technology just keeps getting better, and we have more and more features than ever before. When you think about a smartphone the general features or tricks come to mind. Playing games, browsing the web, taking […]

5 Exciting Galaxy S5 Features Worth Talking About

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 is finally official, and in just a few short weeks you’ll be able to get one from any of the multiple US carriers. We’re hearing April 11th, but the dates are still up in the air. Now that we know all there is to know about the Galaxy S5, and aren’t […]

5 Ways the New HTC One Could Beat the Galaxy S5

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The Samsung Galaxy S4 is currently the top smartphone around when it comes to Android devices, but a close second in terms of popularity is the impressive HTC One. As we all know by now, Samsung is preparing to announce and reveal its brand new Galaxy S5 Monday the 24th in Spain and New York […]

iPhone 5S & iOS 7 Predicted to Deliver Killer Feature Without iPhone 6

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The iPhone 5S release will arrive with a killer feature that may be part of iOS 7, according to an analyst who believes such a feature will deliver value to Apple users without the need for an early iPhone 6 release. Katy Huberty of Morgan Stanley appeared on CNBC’s Fast Money Halftime Report to weigh […]

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 […]

Redacted iOS 6 Feature Will Change the Way You Use the iPhone 5

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In case you missed it [REDACTED] is the hottest new iOS 6 feature Apple isn’t talking about. Well known iOS developers are talking about a secret new iOS 6 feature which will deliver some un-announced feature to iOS 6. Read: 40 iOS 6 Features You’ll Actually Care About Most likely this secret iOS 6 feature will be […]

5 Ways I’m Using my WIMM One Smart Watch Today

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The days of watches that only tell you time and date are long gone. At CES we saw an explosion of smart watches from many vendors, but the most exciting smart watch I saw was the one I had on my wrist. For the past month I’ve been wearing a smart watch, or as WIMM […]

BooqPad iPad 2 Folio Review: The iPad Case for Note Takers

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The iPad 2 may be great for many things, but when it comes to taking notes even the best note taking apps like Note Taker HD, can’t compare to the experience you get from a traditional tablet or from pen and paper. I haven’t found a way to hack a Wacom digitizer into the iPad […]

GBM InkShow: Microsoft Surface Hands On….Lots of Hands On (video)

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I got to stop by the Microsoft Surface team’s office yesterday in Redmond. They gave us a very thorough explanation of how the Surface works and then we got to play with some applications, games and testing tools. I’ve seen Microsoft Surface demos several times at tech trade shows, but I haven’t had such an […]