Nokia Lumia Icon Impressions

I was presented with my very own Nokia Lumia Icon, not as a review unit, and not from any other carrier where I couldn’t pop in my SIM card and use it as a ‘daily driver’. Has Windows Phone progressed enough for it to fit into my rotation of regularly used mobile devices?

Guest Post: 5 Google Voice Alternatives For Consumers And Small Businesses

Google Voice is likely to get shut down and/or bundled into Google Hangouts: The writing on the wall now looks like it’s coming true. If you’re a business or a consumer that relies on Google Voice, this is bad news. Fortunately, a number of solid Google Voice alternatives now exist.

Mobile Tech Tip: iOS 7 Multitasking Gestures

Like I mentioned in an earlier post, I’m back on my iPhone 5 A.K.A. The Precious from using my Samsung Galaxy S4 for the better part of the 2013. So I’ve been doing some digging to find out if there were any Easter eggs, hidden gems, or just common knowledge stuff I completely missed out […]

Aio Wireless – Cool Gadgets, Fast Network?

You may or may not have heard about Aio Wireless, the new prepaid mobile wireless company that looks to provide an option for consumers who want a cool mobile device, without a confusing and expensive contract, running on a fast network. For most people, opting to go the prepaid route means that they have to […]

In-Flight Phone Users Coming To A Flight Near You?

I’ll be honest, I was pretty excited when the FAA finally concluded that I won’t bring the plane down if I use my iPad to read a digital magzine or listen to some music on my iPhone during takeoff or landing during a commercial flight. I mean, that’s what “airplane mode” is for right? Now, […]

Infographic: Where Smartphone Users Spends Their Time

Y’all should know by now I love my smartphones. I have an Apple, Google, and Windows Phone device…just because. Hell, I even fix smartphones (PLUG). So you can imagine that I was intested in the results of the below infographic that hightlights the different lifestyles, attitudes, and activites of smartphone users. Some interesting things to […]

“Look Ma, No [Home Button]” – Basic BlackBerry Z10 Gesture Controls

BlackBerry is the first smartphone maker to ditch the home button. So I thought I would put a quick video together on how to use basic gesture controls officially called “BlackBerry Flow” to navigate the device.

BlackBerry Z10 Un-Unboxing Video

Just wanted to drop in right quick and post this walk-around video of the new BlackBerry Z10 smartphone I received the phone as part of the Verizon Wireless Ambassadors program.

myCharge Peak 6000 – All The Power Your Mobile Devices Need

The folks behind the Powerbag that keeps your mobile devices charged while they sit snug in the custom bag, has a line extended batteries to keep your mobile devices charged while they sit in your pocket or on your desk. The myCharge Peak 6000 extended battery is on the beefier side of extended batteries as far as size, but you’re guaranteed to get more than enough power, plus a little audible surprise…

#AskBrothaTech – Apple iPhone 5 Or Samsung Galaxy S3

I recently got a Twitter mention asking which smartphone was the better buy: iPhone 5 or the Samsung Galaxy S3. I decided to give this question its own #AskBrothaTech blog post.