Published: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:16:59 +0000
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZRead reviews and buy the best Android and iOS smartphones for design, gaming, battery life, photography and more.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZBy refining and iterating a winning formula, Samsung has truly managed to create two of 2016's best smartphones with the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZShop for the top smartphones for battery life, photography, design, value and more without breaking the bank.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZYou may have heard people talk about unlocked smartphones, but what exactly does that mean? Find out more here.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZNot all cell phones are smartphones. So, how, exactly, is a smartphone different than a cell phone, and what makes it so smart?
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZCreating a Samsung account on your new Galaxy S6 or S7 is an important step towards making sure you get the most from your phone.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWhen blocking your cell phone number from caller ID, you have two choices. You can do a permanent block or a temporary block on a call-by-call basis.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZJailbreaking your iPhone is a way of freeing it from the limitations imposed on it by AT&T and Apple. Find out why this is a risky idea, but can unleash a lot of potential.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWhile we all know what cell phones are, we don't always know how to differentiate them from smartphones. Here's how to tell the difference.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZAndroid has its advantages -- it's highly customizable, for one -- but it's also somewhat geeky software that can seem intimidating to smartphone newbies.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZShop for the best headphones, portable chargers, tripods, keyboards, speakers, cases and more Android accessories.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIPS stands for in-plane switching. An IPS- LCD is a type of thin display that offers better viewing angles than TFT-LCDs.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZRead full reviews and shop for the best Bluetooth headsets from top companies such as Jawbone, Jabra, BlueAnt, Plantronics and Sennheiser.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZSe up and use the My Family feature for your, or your childs, Windows 8 phone, enabling you to control what apps and other content is downloaded.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThe list features all prepaid plans from AT&T, Boost Mobile, Consumer Cellular, Cricket, Straight Talk, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, and more.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZEverything you need to know about the SIM card in your GSM cell phone. From what it does and why it is useful, to the different types and sizes available.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZRead full reviews and shop for the best cell phones for texting, e-mailing and surfing the web. They're from top manufacturers like BlackBerry, LG and more.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIf you're looking to save money on your monthly bills (and who isn't, right?), here are a few ways to find the cheapest cell phone service possible.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZHere is a description of the America's Choice 65 Plus cell phone plan, a senior citizens plan offered by Verizon Wireless for $59.99 a month.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThe landscape for wireless roaming has changed dramatically over the years in what can be viewed as a paradigm shift. How do you know if your carrier offers free roaming? This article will guide you on the latest with wireless roaming for your specific carrier.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis is an About.com compilation of AT&T cell phone plans. This guide includes AT&T GoPhone plans, AT&T FamilyTalk plans, an AT&T senior plan, AT&T Unity plans and AT&T Nation plans.
2016-10-24T11:16:59Z4G wireless service is becoming more widely available, but not all phones support this new technology. Here's a list of all of today's 4G phones.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZRestoring your iPhone to its original factory settings is a way to repair any damages you've done to the phone by downloading unauthorized software. It's not guaranteed to fix your problems, but it is your best bet. Here's a step-by-step tutorial that walks you through the steps needed to restore your iPhone.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZAn unlocked cell phone is one that is not tied into a certain carrier’s network: It will work with more than one service provider.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZAn Android phone is a smartphone running on Google's open-source Android operating system.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZMake sure your smartphone never runs out of battery with these top charging cables for Android operating systems.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZSeveral companies exist to empower seniors by adapting technology to them rather than expecting them to adapt to technology. This article covers cell phones designed for senior citizens.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIn the market for a new cell phone? You've come to the right place. Find out which are today's best cell phones, smartphones, and more (mid-2016).
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis is a prepaid wireless cell phone plan listing for the no-contract TracFone Wireless monthly value plans. These plans are for individuals and families.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZGoing overseas for an extended trip? Various services help you park your number, so you don't have to pay for the time it's not being used.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZHere is a description of the America's Choice 65 Plus cell phone plan, a senior citizens offered by Verizon Wireless.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWe have all heard of the term cell phone, but what does it really mean?
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZShop for the best Android devices such as Samsung Galaxy Note 5, HTC 10, Motorola Moto G4, OnePlus 3, LG G5, Samsung Galaxy S7 and Google Nexus 6P.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIf you're a T-Mobile customer seeking to replace or upgrade your cell phone, this list highlights some budget-friendly options.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZFlip phones are convenient: they come with their own built-in carrying case, after all. You just flip the phone closed, and, voila, no accidental key presses and no scratched screens. Flip phones also offer a small, compact case -- the perfect size for slipping in a pocket. And, perhaps best of all, flips phones are often cheap, if not free with a service contract.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZOn paper, it certainly looks like a sure-fire hit, but following on from the incredible Galaxy S3, can the new Galaxy S4 impress us enough to make the upgrade worthwhile?
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZAll smartphones can surf the Web, but not all can do so at the same speed. Here's what you need to know to make sure your smartphone is in the fast lane.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis is an AT&T cell phone plans listing of its no-contract GoPhone Pick Your Plan options for $29.99, $39.99, $49.99 or $69.99.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZYou've just bought a wireless headset, but you have no idea how to pair it with your iPhone? Follow the steps in this article to successfully connect it.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThe acronym SMS stands for short message service. SMS messaging allows for short text messages to be sent from one cell phone to another.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZDid you know you can text to a landline telephone? Here's everything you need to know about text-to-landline service.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZAndroid phones are becoming more popular every day. Here are the key features to consider when you're shopping for a new Android phone.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZProtect your Android smartphone with these top budget, wallet, battery cases for the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, Samsung Galaxy S5, HTC Dot and more.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZLooking for an AT&T Senior Plan for $29.99? Look not further! We help break down the entire plan for your, piece by piece.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis is an About.com compilation of Sprint cell phone plans.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZUpdating your iPhone's software is one way to make sure you're taking advantage of all its features. Here's a step-by-step guide that tells you how to update your iPhone software.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZInterested in an iPhone 4? Find out how much you'll need to pay.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZUnlike other wireless carriers, U.S. wireless roaming with MetroPCS is not free and unlimited. In fact, it's pricey - among the most pricey on the market.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZLearn more about the storage space and memory capacity of your smartphone, and why 16GB of storage space doesn't always mean 16GB of storage space.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZA prepaid phone plan is one of the best ways to save on cellular service. You pay for the minutes you use and you're not tied into a long service contract.
2016-10-24T11:16:59Z4G service providers like to talk about their super-speedy 4G wireless networks. But just how fast 4G service really is, anyways?
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis list of text messaging tips helps you maximize what text messaging can do for you without having to pay extra for Web data usage.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIs your smartphone running low on space? Backup your text messages to the cloud and delete them from your cell phone to free up some space!
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZCan the Galaxy S5 please the fans? Or are we all now expecting more aesthetically pleasing phones like the HTC One M8? Read the full review of the S5 and decide for yourself.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZAssurance Wireless is low-income cell phone service from Virgin Mobile in partnership with the non-profit organization HeartShare Human Services.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWhether you purchased your iPhone in the store or ordered it online, you still need to connect it to iTunes to get it up and running. Here's how to do it
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThough some parents might feel that kids have no business owning a cell phone, one way to quell the concern is to add a GPS personal locator service.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZYou bought a brand new Android device, either it's a smartphone or a tablet, and you're having trouble connecting to your Wi-Fi? Follow these steps.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZHaving issues with your mobile network on your BlackBerry? Follow these troubleshooting steps to fix the issue for once and for all.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis is an AT&T cell phone plans listing of its no-contract GoPhone Pay as You Go for either 10 cents or 25 cents per minute.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWhat is GSM? This definition of GSM reveals that the standard reigns as the world's most widely used cell phone technology.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZSigning a service contract with a cell phone carrier is often necessary to get the cellular service and the cell phone that you want.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZDoes your line of work require you to sport a rugged cell phone or do you need a heavy-duty cell phone that can stand up to advanced wear and tear? About.com has you covered with this list of our best rugged cell phones.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZSeveral commonly asked questions about Android phones and the Android operating system. A great place for beginners to start learning more.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWhat is MMS picture messaging? This is the definition of MMS picture messaging. MMS messaging, which stands for multimedia messaging service, takes SMS text messaging a step further by allowing for longer lengths. MMS is most popularly used for picture messaging.
2016-10-24T11:16:59Z4G wireless has gotten plenty of hype recently, thanks to Sprint and the launch of the HTC EVO 4G smartphone. But what exactly is 4G wireless?
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWhether they're running to work or to soccer practice, they need to stay connected. Here are the best smartphones for moms.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZBased on your answers to our Cell Phone Chooser Quiz, your best bet is a contract-free or prepaid cell phone.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZNot all BlackBerry phones are created equal. Find out which ones earn a spot on my list of today's best BlackBerry phones.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis article goes over the basics of when hard and soft resets on your BlackBerry and how to reset your device. This will save you troubleshooting time.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis is a listing of current Jitterbug prepaid wireless service plans designed for seniors.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZSo, you would like to sell your old BlackBerry, which is doing nothing but collecting dust? Then check out this article to securely wipe your personal data from the device.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZBlackBerry PINs allow BlackBerrys to communicate directly with each other. BlackBerry Messenger uses the PIN protocol.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThinking of buying a BlackBerry and want to familiarise yourself with its services? What is BlackBerry Internet Service? What is BIS? How does BIS Work?
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIf you're looking for a cell phone that offers little in the way of extras — a phone that simply make calls -- a basic cell phone is the best option.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZRooting your Android phone means gaining access to its software at the root level, a level that will let you have complete control over your device.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWhat Does the BlackBerry Enterprise Server Do. What does the BES do. How does the BlackBerry Enterprise server work. How does the BES work.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZFollow these instructions to synchronize your BlackBerry with Gmail OTA. Learn how to use Google Sync and Blackberry Internet Service to synchronize your Blackberry with Gmail wirelessly.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThe first steps every new smartphone user should complete in order to get their device up and running quickly and smoothly.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis is a review of free text messaging service txtDrop.com.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZHow do unlocked phones work? If you've bought an unlocked smartphone, you'll need a SIM (subscriber identity module) to get service. Learn more here.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZTake better pictures with these top camera accessories for your smartphone, which include lenses, a camera mount, tripod and selfie stick.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZHave a cell phone or a smartphone and thinking of changing network providers? You'll have to make sure your device is unlocked before making the switch.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZMost cell phones are locked, meaning that the phone is tied to a certain carrier's cellular service. To use that phone with another carrier, you need to unlock it.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis is an About.com compilation of no-contract Cricket prepaid wireless plans. This includes Cricket's individual plans at six flat-rate prices, three flat-rate family plans and three pay-as-you-go plans.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZSamsung's Galaxy A Series (2016) is just like any other mid-range smartphone, except of its design and Super AMOLED display. And that's what makes it tick.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZStay connected to the Internet while on-the-go with these top-rated mobile WiFi hotspots from Sprint, Verizon, Huawei, T-Mobile, Skyroam and AT&T.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZTFT stands for Thin Film Transistor, and is a type of technology used to improve the image quality of an LCD.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZA few minutes could trim a quarter off your monthly cell phone bill, and you won't need to buy or sign up for anything new. But how?
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWith the ever-growing popularity of cell phones and the ever-stagnating use of landline phones at home, do you really need a home phone plan?
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIf you own a Samsung Galaxy phone, you can use Samsung's Kies software to transfer files, backup your phone and restore at a later date.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZMobile data can be expensive, particularly if you don't have a data allowance with your cell plan. Here are a few quick and simple tips to help you reduce the amount of data you use.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIn the U.S., wireless local number portability (WLNP) is a legally mandated service that allows the transfer of a cell phone number from one carrier to another.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZQR codes are two-dimensional barcodes that can be read by smartphones using a special piece of software.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThey are old. They are used. But they are of great value. Should you really shell out your hard earned cash for a refurbished cell phone? Let us explain. Page 2.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZWhat is CDMA? In this definition of CDMA, we learn that Code Division Multiple Access is a competing cell phone service technology to GSM, which is the world's most widely used cell phone standard.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZNot all cell phone cameras are made equal. This list of our best camera phones will help you understand the varying degrees of quality and features.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZThis is an About.com compilation of no-contract Consumer Cellular prepaid wireless plans for individuals and families.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIf you're looking to back up your contact list, send texts from your PC, or transfer video files to your phone, this software can help.
2016-10-24T11:16:59ZIf you're looking for a mobile plan, which is best? Should you get a contract or choose a pay-as-you-go plan? Here's a look at plans to help you pick.