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Amazon Fire Phone Review: Steps Ahead With New Features [video]

I’m going to get right to the chase and tell you that I expected the Amazon Fire Smartphone to be really unimpressive, cumbersome and a let down. Why did I think the Fire Phone would suck? Well, if you read all the reviews that have been coming out about the phone everyone sounds like they’re extremely depressed about the phone, it’s quality, features and what it does. I’ve... 

Taco Bell Introducing App for Mobile Ordering

Taco Bell will be testing a mobile phone-based ordering system at five Southern California locations later this year and plans to expand nationwide by the end of the year. Taco Bell began developing the app that allows you to order ahead using smartphones about two and a half years ago, but just recently conducted a controlled beta test in five restaurant in Orange County. In a few weeks, the test... 

Amber Alert in NYC Today Wakes Thousands at 3:51AM

An Amber Alert for a 7-month old boy woke up thousands of New Yorkers at 3:51 a.m. Wednesday morning. Authorities say the boy was taken from a Manhattan child welfare facility without permission. Police say 7-month-old Mario Danner Jr. was taken around 3 p.m. on Tuesday. He’d been at a Children’s Services facility for a supervised visit. Authorities say 25-year-old Marina Lopez of Queens... 

Samsung Announces Galaxy S4 Mini, Release Date will Soon Follow

This year is shaping up to be a huge year in the gaming world. The PS4 and the Xbox One are set to make their much anticipated arrivals sometime this winter, just in time for the holiday season. Smart phones may also have a pretty big year as well. The Blackberry z10 and the HTC One are currently having successful outcomes from their debut a month ago and others look to follow suit. This summer will... 

Cell Phone Size Comparison: Is Huge Here To Stay?

This week at work someone brought me their old Blackberry. Not uncommon as they shift to an Android or iPhone model, but this version was a lot older than most. It was one of the first color screen Blackberry’s available in the 7290 version. This smartphone was released almost 10 years ago in 2004, but it wasn’t the age that caught my eye. It was the size. The 7290 was huge and I think... 

Blackberry Z10 Set to Release March 22 in US for $199

With the recent release of the Samsung Galaxy S4, it’s now time to shift gears and take a look at what Blackberry is bringing to the smart-phone market. It is safe to say that among tech giants like Apple, Samsung, and Verizon, the Blackberry phone has not been too close to its competitors over the last few years. However, with the new Blackberry Z10 releasing this Friday, the company hopes... 

Why Google Reader Had To Die

Seriously? Do you really love Google Reader and were you really still using it? I think the signs are obvious and the reality of the situation to me, leads me to say, “Duhhh.” But that would just be childish of me and some of you that are reading this are upset and feel that you’ve lost an awesome tool to read and organize your news. The first and biggest issue at hand to me is... 

Galaxy S4 Release Date Set for March, 14: Rumors of Eye Scroll Technology

This year looks to be a very competitive year within the smart-phone universe as Samsung, Blackberry, and Apple are all set to release their newest smart-phone into the already packed phone market. Apple has a June target date for their much anticipated iPhone 5s; Blackberry is expected to launch their Z10 smart-phone next week, on March, 22, while Samsung is the closest to releasing their newest... 

Samsung Galaxy S4 Specs Leak Along With Eye Tracking Auto Scroll Feature

The March 14th unveiling is still 9 days away, but that is not stopping the constant chatter about the next phone release from Samsung. The Galaxy S4 will have all the details revealed, but a major feature may have been outed on Monday. Automatic eye scrolling. It may not sound like much, but Samsung debuted the technology on the S3. That phone has the ability to keep the screen on if it senses eyes... 

Some Encrypted And Locked Android Phones Vulnerable To ‘Frost’ Freezing Attack

It sounds like more of a scene from a comic book movie, but freezing appears to be the latest threat for some Android devices. Chilling a phone in an extremely cold freezer can unlock the phones recent memory including images, emails, texts and web browser history. Researchers Tilo Mueller and Michael Spreitzenbarth of Erlangen University in Germany have unveiled what they believe will be the... 
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