How to Get Mobile Consumers to Upgrade
Mar05

How to Get Mobile Consumers to Upgrade

In the past when new flagships came out there was ton of new cool "must have" features that would make you break your piggy bank and order one the day it came out.  Recently however it seems that nothing like that has come around.  The Yota phone with it's dual screen has been out for years now and while the Samsung Galaxy Edge is pretty cool it's not getting me to drop 300 bucks and sign a new contract. I only am writing this post...

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BlackBerry Shows Off New Device Than Makes Us Forget About it With This
Mar03

BlackBerry Shows Off New Device Than Makes Us Forget About it With This

Blackberry showed up at Mobile World Congress with a new phone in tow and called the BlackBerry Leap five inch display, 8mp camera, 2GB of ram all for only 279USD unlocked.  The Leap should be what I am writing a post on here it's a great device for the money however it is not.... What I am writing about is the BlackBerry Slider.  This device is throwback to devices like Dell Venue Pro where OEM's give up the craziness of sub 8mm...

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Mobile World Congress Round Up
Mar02

Mobile World Congress Round Up

Mobile Word Congress is making a comeback per say.  In years past the tech world's heavy hitters have started to ignore this event but in 2015 it seems like everyone brought something to table this year from Samsung to HTC to Microsoft to Jolla....only Apple isn't represented.  While everyone else is bombarding you with post after post after post from this event I'd like to do something a little different for you.  We are going to...

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Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App
Feb26

Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App

In a move that I guess shouldn't really surprise anyone Google has pulled the mobile wallet service Softcard from all App Stores and is only bringing it back for Android devices.  For those of you not familiar with the service Softcard is a NFC based mobile wallet that allows you swipe to pay for items it was bought by Google few months back. This move is to compete with Apple Pay...Softcard was the payment system backed by all the...

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Color Smart Watch “Pebble Time” Announced with a 7 day battery
Feb24

Color Smart Watch “Pebble Time” Announced with a 7 day battery

Pebble was one of the first smart watch makers and knows how to pack form/function into an affordable watch.  Now they a have done it again with the Pebble time a smart watch with a color display and a massive seven day battery life. It features a better user interface and redesigned watch that takes all standard watch straps. Pebble Time is 20% thinner than the original Pebble at just 9.5mm. Its ergonomic, curved design fits...

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