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Screen Casting 101: The Wired and Wireless Ways to Share Displays

The good news: It's easier than ever to share your tablet, smartphone, or laptop display. The bad news: it's still not as easy as it should be, thanks for competing[...]

How To Turn Your Smartphone into a Business Phone

Many have both a work and personal email address. So how about phone numbers? Surely there has to be a way to have all the benefits of a business phone[...]

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua Hands-on Preview

Sony may not have unveiled a full-on flagship at Mobile World Congress this year, but its new Xperia M4 Aqua looks like a significant mid-range offering. We took it for[...]

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact Review: A Rare Small Flagship

Sony's Xperia Z5 Compact is a smaller version of the Z5, complete with similar specs. In a market with no small smartphones featuring flaghip-level specs, it's the only option.

AT&T Velocity Review: A Wi-Fi Hotspot for “Almost” Anyone

Hotspots aren’t for everyone. For most, the free Wi-Fi at coffee shops, libraries, and public parks is more than enough. But some require the security and features of a dedicated[...]

Line2 Review: Literally, A Second Line

There’s no shortage of apps and cloud based services that offer you the unique opportunity to add a second phone number to your smartphone. Operating under the marketing slogan “2[...]

Lenovo Moto G5 Plus and G5 Hands-on Preview

We took a closer look at the new Lenovo Moto G5 and G5 Plus to find out what makes these Android devices worthwhile.

Nokia 6, Nokia 5, and Nokia 3 Hands-On Preview

We take a closer look at the Android-powered 5.5-inch Nokia 6, the 5.2-inch Nokia 5, and the 5-inch entry-level Nokia 3.

Flyp Review: Up to Six Numbers

Flyp offers up to six different phone numbers on a single handset. A seemingly ideal solution if you’re on a budget and don’t want to use your personal digits for[...]

Google Voice Review: Get a Free Business Line

Google Voice is a free way to snag an extra number. It has a few other additional perks that could entice small business owners as well.

How To Use Live Photos on the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

Apple's Live Photos are neat, but there is a learning curve to getting the most out of them. Sharing them with non-iPhone users can also present issues, though it's still[...]

Everything You Need to Know about Wireless Charging

You can find it built into smartphones, in Starbucks and even Ikea furniture. Here's what you need to know.

Motorola Moto G vs. Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3: The Tale of the Tape

The Moto G and Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 might be the two best values on the smartphone market today. We put them head-to-head to see which one might be right[...]

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs. Apple iPhone 6: The Tale of the Tape

The Samsung Galaxy S and Apple iPhone aren't the only phone series in the world, but they sure are the most popular. With the Galaxy S6 days away from joining[...]

How to Buy a Smartphone: Understanding Smartphone Specs

Did you ever take a close look at a smartphone spec sheet? Have any idea what the numbers and letters mean, what they tell you about the smartphone? Read on[...]

Apple iPhone SE Review: An Old But New Smartphone

The iPhone SE might be small and looks like an old iPhone but it brings some impressive updates to the table. This phone probably belongs on the shortlist for your[...]

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Review: On the Edge of Greatness?

Samsung's Galaxy Note Edge puts an interesting, innovative, and sadly inessential new tweak on one of the best large Android phones. Here's our review.

Microsoft Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL Hands-on Preview

Microsoft may be saving its next flagship phone until Windows 10 is available en masse, but its new Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL handsets provide respectable power and lively[...]

Logitech’s Keys-To-Go Is a Better Touch Cover for Android, iOS, and Windows

How do you make something like a Bluetooth keyboard even more portable? According to Logitech’s Keys-To-Go, you detach it from any covers, give it an easily cleanable finish, add a[...]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Review

With top-notch performance and useful features the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is one of the best smartphones you’ll find on the market. Just make sure you have your wallet ready[...]