Work Starts on iPhone 4S Jailbreak for iOS 5.1

iPhone 4S Absinthe Jailbreak App

Now that Apple has released iOS 5.1 to the masses, work has started on a jailbreak for the iPhone 4S, iPad 2 and the new iPad. pod2g, a member of the iOS Dream Team, announced that he is “working actively on finding vulnerabilities in 5.1.” The announcement came on Twitter in response to a user […]

Why You Should Wait to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

How to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

iOS 5.1 brings a number of great new features to the iPhone and iPad. We are recommending that most users upgrade to iOS 5.1 as soon as possible, but for a few users, this doesn’t make sense. (Read: 5 Reasons You Should Upgrade to iOS 5.1 Today) If you fall into one of these categories, you should […]

Apple Launches “iPhone 4G”

iPhone 4g

If you have an AT&T iPhone 4S, Apple just gave you a huge update today, a 4G iPhone. When you upgrade to iOS 5.1 on your AT&T iPhone 4S you’ll see a 4G icon in the upper left when you are in the new HSPA+ coverage areas. This update doesn’t magically add a 4G radio […]

19 Best iOS Apps For iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch

25 Billion iOS Apps Downloaded from iTunes

Apple is having a pretty good week, what with hitting 25 Billion iTunes App Store downloads mere days before the launch of yet another highly anticipated iPad. In honor of the 25 Billion milestone, I asked the writers and editors here at GottaBeMobile to pick their very favorite iOS apps for the iPhone, iPad and […]

Galaxy II Beats iPhone 4S for Smartphone of the Year at MWC 2012

Galaxy II Beats iPhone 4S for Smartphone of the Year at MWC 2012

It was an Android device that ended up winning the smartphone of the year award from the organization that hosts the Mobile World Congress. The GSMA announced the winners of the 17th Annual Global Mobile awards today and the Samsung Galaxy S II was given the honor. Not a shabby piece of hardware for a […]

Video: Android Voice Actions Claim Victory Over Siri

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One of the biggest selling points of Apple’s iPhone 4S is Siri, the voice-activated virtual assistant that can give you directions, help you text a friend or help you plan your daily schedule. Well, Motorola wants you to know that there is a feature on Android that can do those things as well. And, if […]

Apple Isn’t The Only Company at Foxconn To Criticize

Apple Foxconn Worker

During the past few weeks it has become as fashionable to hate on Apple as it has been to own an Apple product. But, unless you’re doing your due diligence on every gadget in your bag, dorm or home, you might want to reconsider hating on a single company. In case you missed it, The […]

Can the Galaxy S III Be As Successful as the Galaxy S II?

Can the Galaxy S III Be As Successful as the Galaxy S II?

The Samsung Galaxy S III has leaked out several times over the last two months. We’ve heard about potential specifications. We’ve heard possibilities in terms of a release date. We know that Samsung will be announcing it at a standalone event during the first half of 2012. And we also know that it’s going to […]

Galaxy Note Takes on the iPhone in New Ad (Video)

Galaxy Note

Over the last several months, Samsung has targeted Apple’s iPhone and its legions of fans. The ad campaign culminated in a huge Super Bowl ad, the first for Samsung’s mobile division, that featured everything from Brian Urlacher of the Chicago Bears to a guy getting shot out of a cannon. And let’s not forget the […]

Samsung Galaxy S III: What to Expect

Samsung Galaxy S III: What to Expect

We just caught wind of a rumor that states that the next iPhone, presumably called the iPhone 5, won’t be out until either September or October of this year. If true, it would mean that there will be a huge gap to fill this summer in terms of smartphone releases. And one company in particular […]

Nokia Lumia 900 vs. iPhone 4S

Nokia Lumia 900

Last year, Apple released its next-generation iPhone in the iPhone 4S. And while some wondered whether or not the company would achieve the same success with the a device that looked exactly like the previous incarnation of the iPhone, Apple went on to sell an absolute ton of iPhone 4S’. If you want specifics, it […]

iPhone 4S vs. Motorola Droid 4

iPhone 4S vs. Motorola Droid 4

A couple of days ago, Verizon released the third follow-up to the original Motorola Droid in the form of the Motorola Droid 4. The Droid 4 was first announced at CES 2012 where we awarded it with our Best Smartphone of CES award. Translation: It’s an extremely solid phone and one that many of you […]

GPP Unlock SIM Now Unlocks All AT&T iPhone 4S Models

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A new iPhone 4S accessory claims to successfully SIM unlock all models of the AT&T Apple iPhone 4S running iOS 5.0 and 5.0.1 firmware. As AT&T, unlike rivals Sprint and Verizon Wireless, does not yet offer its longstanding customers with SIM unlock codes, iPhone 4S models purchased through Apple or AT&T with carrier subsidization for […]

5 Features the iPhone 5 Needs to Have

5 Features the iPhone 5 Should Have

We’re likely still a long way out from the release of Apple’s next iPhone, presumably the iPhone 5, but it’s never too early to talk about what we’d like to see from the company’s next-generation iPhone. As you may know, the last two iPhone models are fairly similar. The iPhone 4 launched in 2010 with […]