iOS 7.1.1 on iPad 3: Performance & Impressions

Learn about the iOS 7.1.1 performance on the iPad 3.

The iOS 7.1.1 update for the iPad 3 arrived last week, offering small bug fixes for iPad and iPhone users.This free update does not add any major features or bug fixes for this older iPad, but it does include an important security update for iPad owners. Overall this is a good update, but some users […]

How to Speed Up Android Web Browsing


When it comes to browsing the web on our Android smartphones and tablets, Google’s Chrome Browser is one of the best options around, but it could be better. If you’re still frustrated by slow web browsing or choppy scrolling, we have a solution. Chrome for Android replaced the stock Android browser after Android 4.0 Ice […]

How to Make Your Android Faster in 3 Steps (Video)

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Android smartphones and tablets are pretty fast these days, but if you’re looking for an easy way to make your Android smartphone or tablet even faster, we have you covered. Now there’s plenty of ways to change and speed up Android. Most of which requires 3rd party apps or software, rooting (Android version of Jailbreak) […]

Seven Reasons to Love the Nexus 7

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The Nexus 7 is an attractive $199 tablet, especially considering its less than half the cost of a new iPad. But there’s a lot more to like about the Nexus 7 than its low price. The iPad is still king of the consumer tablet world, but the smaller and cheaper Nexus 7 is better in some […]

Entry Level HTC One V Smartphone Holds Its Ground in Performance Tests

HTC One V to Cost Under $200 on Virgin Mobile?

While power users often dismiss entry level offerings in the smartphone space due to their anemic performance, recent advances in processing and graphics chipsets along with more efficiently tuned software code may make the HTC One V a standout crowd pleaser. Unlike the HTC One X flagship and the mid-range HTC One S, the One […]

iOS 5 Brings Major Browsing Speed Boosts to Safari

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Now that iOS 5 is available, and being downloaded by millions of iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad users, we wanted to share one of the big areas of improvement — browser speed. While we have been talking about the speed of the iPhone 4S compared to the iPhone 4, for the past few days, this speed boost is available […]

iPad 2 Beats the Xoom and Original iPad in Benchmarks


Anandtech, known for doing great performance benchmarks of tech, put the iPad 2, Motorola Xoom and original iPad through a battery of tests and found that the iPad 2 blows the socks off the other two entries. As part of their comprehensive review, they tested the tablets and found that the iPad 2 is more […]

Reggie Watts: Another Great Musical iPhone 4 Performance

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The band Atomic Tom got a lot of attention when its members swapped their instruments for iPhones. Reggie Watts, a musician and comedian, is now in on the iPhone act and put together a nice demonstration of how the iPhone can be used as a performance and content creation device. In a live appearance on […]