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Android Instant Tethering Coming with Google Play Services 10.2

Google Play Services 10.2 is rolling out and it’s bringing an interesting, if not mostly gimmicky feature with it. The feature is called Instant Tethering. Basically the way…

Google Pixel Phone Review

Google Pixel Phone Review

When I first heard about the Pixel phone from Google, I thought to myself “I have to have that”. There was no question. It just sounded too sweet….

ThingCHARGER Review

Not long ago, I was contacted by my friend Neal Jacob about an opportunity to review a nifty looking little gadget called the ThingCHARGER. Of course I said…

Unlock your phone with a tattoo

In case you missed the announcement from Motorola, there‚Äôs a digital tattoo available that will unlock your Moto X when you tap the phone against the tattoo. This…


The Epic Smartphone Decision of 2014: Apple and Google Setting Up for Climactic Year-End Battle

Wow, Apple. You had me with the “the mother of all releases,” Extensibility and 4,000 new APIs. I loaded up the iOS 8 beta on my iPhone 4s…

Amazon Fire Phone

Amazon’s Fire Phone will be fantastic at separating you from your money but not much else

I don’t know about you, but I was actually looking forward to Amazon’s Fire Phone. In advance of its introduction to the world, I followed all the news…

Motorola RZ100

Motorola RZ100. Is it worth $99? Nope. It’s not even worth $10

I’m currently sitting in my basement, huddled in the corner with my family waiting for a Tornado warning to pass, with no electricity, and no internet. I figure…

chromecast google+ photos

Chromecast support comes to Google+ Photos

Up until now, a third-party app (such as Avia, Plex and many others) was required to cast your Google+ Photos to your T.V. via the Chromecast. Now, Google…

WWDC 2014

WWDC 2014 Quick Hits

These are my quick and dirty thoughts after Apple’s keynote from WWDC 2014. I’ll give my full thoughts after I’ve had time to sift through all the details….


The Epic Smartphone Decision of 2014: WWDC preview

My smartphone contract runs out in December. I’ve been an iPhone owner for four years, my only smartphones the iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4s. I’ve experienced the incremental…