Act Fast and Get the 5.5 Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 for $199.99
Apr17

Act Fast and Get the 5.5 Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 for $199.99

Alcatel is a company that is huge in some countries however not so much in the rest of the world. They are working on winning them over.  Their new device is a mid range 5.5 inch android running Android Lollipop and if you order before April 20th it can be yours for only $199.99! Specs on this device are pretty good: 5.5 inch screen Quad core processor 2GB of RAM 16GB of internal storage 13MP rear camera 8MP front-facing camera dual...

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The SmartWatch is Now Supersized Welcome “Rufus Cuff”
Apr16

The SmartWatch is Now Supersized Welcome “Rufus Cuff”

You know it was only a matter of time till some stopped trying to squeeze a smartphone into a watch and simply said to heck with it lets simply put a smartphone on peoples wrists.  Well that day is here welcome the "Rufus Cuff".  This device is doesn't even pretend to be a watch it's a brand new mobile category. I don't really know who this is aimed it it's 2000's version of the watch calculator that was seen on the techist people...

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Android One not “The One” After All?
Apr15

Android One not “The One” After All?

Last year Google decided that they would like to start to control the low end market of smartphones and not let their customer user experience be highjacked by some manufacture that has no cares for the user at all.  They decided to start Android One.  These handsets would run stock Android, get quick updates and cost less than 100USD.  They would be a poor mans Nexus device. Turns out that these devices aren't catching on as well as...

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HTC One M9 Plus Finally Unveiled
Apr08

HTC One M9 Plus Finally Unveiled

After months of rumors HTC has finally taken the wraps off of it's new One M9 Plus device and it's not that far off from the rumors you heard.  The only real mystery was the size of the device it was rumored to be either 5.2 inch display or a 5.5 inch display.  For those you hoping a replacement for your HTC One Maxx you will be disappointed to hear that it is only the 5.2 display.  Other than that it's a nice step up from the HTC One...

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How To: Opting Out of Verizon’s Super Cookie Tracking
Apr03

How To: Opting Out of Verizon’s Super Cookie Tracking

Verizon the largest wireless carrier here in the States was called out by the Senate’s Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation for their data collecting program on their users actions.  At that point there was no way to stop Verizon from collecting this information or "cookies" on you and it was given the nickname "super cookie".   Now it seems that after some pressure from the US government and privacy groups Verizon will...

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Google Released It’s Security Review for 2014 and Android is Getting Safer
Apr02

Google Released It’s Security Review for 2014 and Android is Getting Safer

One of Androids big issues is with being an open source OS that 80% of the world uses is that it is a HUGE target for malware and spyware.  Windows for computers had this issue for years and Microsoft had to be on top patches and updates so it's user felt safe.  Google is in the same spot right now and it looks like they are pro active and doing something about it.  Well at least in their own report they released on Android Security...

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