Tag: iphone

Movie Review: ‘Jobs’ Starring Ashton Kutcher, Josh Gad, Dermot Mulroney

Posted: August 15, 2013 at 5:59 pm   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Whether you are a “Mac” or “PC,” there is one thing we can all agree on – Steve Jobs was a force in the personal computing industry. No matter if you grew up playing the Oregon Trail in elementary school, bought an MP3 or app from iTunes, or saw the movie Toy Story – Jobs […]

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T-Mobile Cuts the Bull: No More Contracts and iPhone 5 Release Date!

Posted: March 28, 2013 at 4:48 pm   /   Local, Technology

You know it’s a huge shake-up when the CEO of a company starts cussing. Last Tuesday, T-Mobile USA CEO John Legere stood before a crowd of tech journalists in his bright magenta T-Mo shirt and slammed the wireless industry. Two year contracts? Ew. Confusing plans? Gross. AT&T? Old news. If you’ve purchased a smartphone in […]

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HTC Makes Smartphone Shopping Easy: Buy a One X

Posted: August 10, 2012 at 10:50 am   /   Local, Technology

For the year 2012, shopping for smartphones is pretty easy. Specifically, shopping for an Android smartphone is incredibly easy this year. For Apple’s iPhone, it’s been simple: buy the newest one. It’s always at the $200 price point, has the latest version of iOS, and will last you the entire two-year cellular contract. You can […]

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Cellular Calls: This is Why I Drop (ATT 99% Call Reliability)

Posted: July 9, 2012 at 3:29 pm   /   Local, Technology

I was listening to the radio one fine evening and an interesting ad for AT&T came on the radio. “99% call reliability, but we can do better.” So only a 1% drop call rate? But isn’t AT&T the company that’s most widely known for dropped calls? Doing a quick Google search for “at&t dropped calls” […]

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HTC One X and Samsung Galaxy SIII Bring Next-Gen CPU Tech in Latest Devices

Posted: May 3, 2012 at 3:53 pm   /   Featured, Local, Technology

The impending sales juggernaut that will be “iPhone 5” is rumored to be coming this Fall with a bigger screen, but a sinking HTC and rising Samsung are looking to finally stretch their noses past the seemingly unbeatable iPhone 4/4S with their latest flagship devices. The last time HTC and Samsung went head-to-head was their┬áprevious […]

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iPhone 4S Arrives, October 14th U.S. Release Date

Posted: October 5, 2011 at 8:18 am   /   Local, Technology

Apple announced today that the next iPhone is indeed scheduled to hit the market this month. Coming into today, this was a huge launch for Apple. After missing the usual Summer iPhone refresh, a lot folks began to worry. When Steve Jobs resigned as CEO, they began to worry even more. After all, Android hasn’t […]

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Mobile Market Steady, Apple Poised to Explode with iPhone 5

Posted: August 31, 2011 at 10:16 am   /   Local, Technology

ComScore released their latest U.S. Smartphone Market Share data today. In a way, it is not terribly surprising when comparing my projected values with July’s actual results. Still, consistently failing is not good for anyone. RIM might want to take note and come up with something big before they end up in HP’s situation. With […]

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Sprint Serving Up Almost Twice the Data of Competitors

Posted: August 19, 2011 at 9:59 am   /   Local, Technology

A recent study performed by Validas has crowned Sprint as the new King of Bandwidth Hogs. When compared amongst the Big Four, the results from 47,000 phone bills spanning the last twelve months put Sprint’s numbers at almost twice the average per month than the competition. It should come as no surprise: Sprint is the […]

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Sprint is Getting the Apple iPhone, Release Date Unknown

Posted: July 6, 2011 at 10:48 am   /   Local, Technology

Sprint is getting the iPhone. That’s about it, no other information at this time, but my source has connections with employees at Sprint that have been handed down the word today that an iPhone of some form (either the 4, 4S, or 5) is making its debut on the Now Network. This falls in line […]

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Apple stays strong, Android is stronger… smartphones for everyone!

Posted: May 19, 2011 at 3:19 pm   /   Local, Technology

Gartner released their quarterly report today comparing the smartphone market in the first quarter of 2010 with 2011. The latest data puts the numbers at an overall sales increase of 84.88% since this time last year with over 100 million smartphones sold so far in 2011. Smartphone sales have undoubtedly ramped up in recent years. […]

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