iPhone 5 Rumor Roundup: Release Date, Design, Display & iOS 6

Taller and wider iPhone 5,

*+-As we crawl towards the iPhone 5 release date this fall we are learning more about what to expect from the iPhone 5. We don’t expect an iPhone 5 announcement at WWDC 2012 on June 11th, but we should learn something about the new iPhone and a lot about iOS 6 at the WWDC 2012 […]

What to Expect at WWDC 2012

What to Expect at WWDC 2012

*+-With Apple’s annual World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) set to kick off in just a few days, we wanted to take a look at what Apple may or may not be announcing at WWDC 2012. Last year’s WWDC was vastly different from the conferences in the past as Apple shifted from the event from the […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Update: First Impressions and Performance


*+-Last night, something amazing happened. After nearly six months of waiting for it, Verizon finally delivered the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android 4.0.4 update to my device. I have spent today messing around with my new piece of software and I wanted to share my first impressions of the update. First though, a little bit of […]

HTC EVO 4G LTE Vs. Samsung Galaxy S III (Sprint)

HTC EVO 4G LTE vs Samsung Galaxy S III

*+-Users looking for unlimited data plans and friendly prices know that Sprint is the place to go, and with the latest smartphones Sprint offers users a choice of the best smartphones available. The HTC EVO 4G LTE and the Samsung Galaxy S III will soon deliver a premium Android experience on the Sprint network with […]

iOS 6 Rumors Point to Facebook Integration, Live Icons, and More

iOS 6 mockup

*+-Apple’s WWDC is still a week away, which means we have another week of iOS 6 rumors. Today’s list of rumors includes a new color scheme, live icons, and Facebook integration. Today’s list of iOS 6 rumors comes from BGR. Not all the items on the list have very many details, but many of the […]

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


*+-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 […]

The 5 Best Android Smartphones [June, 2012]


*+-The weather isn’t the only thing heating up now that summer is upon us. No, the world of Android phones always seems to catch fire right around summer time and June of 2012 looks to be no different. In our latest edition of our top five Android smartphones on the market we have a mix […]



*+-Now that the HTC EVO 4G LTE and the HTC One X are free to enter the U.S. we expect release dates in the coming days and weeks. These two phones offer similar specs, but several differences are worth noting, especially for users who can pick which carrier they want to use. The HTC EVO […]

New iPad OtterBox Defender Case Review: Rugged and Versatile

New iPad OtterBox Defender Case Review

*+-The OtterBox Defender Series case for the new iPad delivers great protection for an amazing price. This rugged case seals the iPad ports, includes a built-in screen protector and offers a hard front cover that doubles as a stand. The front cover acts as a stand for typing in landscape mode, watching movies or holding […]

Best New iPad Jailbreak Apps & Tweaks in Cydia

Belfry New iPad Jailbreak app

*+-The new iPad jailbreak for iOS 5.1.1 is now available to the masses as part of the easy to use Absinthe 2.0.2 jailbreak tool. With this jailbreak, nearly all the iPad models can be jailbroken. Read: New iPad Jailbreak Released To help users get started, here are the best new iPad jailbreak apps and tweaks […]

Grad Gift Guide: 5 iPhone Accessories for Graduates

Zagg Sparq

*+-With graduation just around the corner for most high school students, relatives and friends are most likely searching for graduation gifts. Here is a list of some popular and useful accessories for the iPhone that are a sure hit for soon to be college students. These accessories are perfect for students with an iPhone 4S […]

HTC EVO 4G LTE vs. iPhone 4S

HTC Evo 4G LTE vs. iPhone 4S

*+-Sprint is the last carrier to offer truly unlimited data plans, and for the first time in years, Sprint has the phones to back up their data plans and competitive prices. Customers looking for a new phone on Sprint undoubtedly find themselves asking if they should buy the iPhone 4S or the HTC EVO 4G […]

iPhone 5 Release Date & Rumor Roundup Updated

iphone 5 Mock UP Verizon 4 inch

*+-iPhone 5 release date and feature rumors continue to arrive daily. From a 3.95 inch display to Steve Jobs’ last project, the iPhone 5 rumors are fresh off the press and full of tantalizing prospects for the new iPhone. Expect to see more iPhone 5 rumors arrive this week as we inch closer to WWDC, where some still believe we will […]

Nest Learning Thermostat Review Installation & First Impressions

Nest Learning Thermostat Installed

*+-The Nest Learning Thermostat is simple to install and a joy to use after just a few days. Thermostats are not the sexiest gadgets, but they serve an important job – keeping us and our gadgets cool in the summer and protected from freezing pipes in the winter. The Nest Learning Thermostat breaks this mold, […]

6 Months With the iPhone 4S: Android Switcher

iPhone apps

*+-The iPhone 4S is now my primary phone after spending two and a half years as an Android user. Despite my many concerns of switching from Android to iPhone, the iPhone 4S is my primary smartphone, while the Galaxy Nexus is a tool I use in specific cases. I’ve rooted every Android device I’ve owned, and I wasn’t fed […]

iOS 5.1.1 on iPhone 3GS: Final Impressions and Performance

iOS 5.1.1 on iPhone 3GS: Final Impressions and Performance

*+-Earlier this week, iOS 5.1.1 arrived for the iPhone, iPad and the iPod touch. As an iPhone 3GS owner who had been experiencing problems with iOS 5.1, I was extremely excited to see the update and hoped that it would take care of the issues that have been plaguing my device for the last several […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Hands On

Samsung Galaxy S III Hands On

*+-The Samsung Galaxy S III figures to be one of the biggest smartphone launches of the year, a phone that the company hopes will take on both the iPhone 4S and the upcoming iPhone 5. We were able to go hands-on with the non-carrier specific device at CTIA 2012 in New Orleans and got a […]

iPhone 5 Release Date & Rumor Roundup (May 9)

iphone 5 featured

*+-The iPhone 5, or new iPhone is still months away from release, but in the past week we’ve seen a number of iPhone rumors pop up, including more rumblings of a June iPhone 5 release date. It’s been a week full of liquidmetal, larger iPhones and new rumors of an iPhone 5 launch in a few months. […]

Toshiba Excite 10 LE Review

Toshiba Excite 10 LE

*+-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 […]