Posts Tagged smartphone

FCC Study Reveals Smartphone Theft Statistics

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The reason I recently purchased a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 was because my previous phone, my trusty HTC Incredible, was stolen. I was at a Chinese restaurant and I left my phone on the table while I walked away for a moment. I live in a small town that doesn’t …

Roam Mobility Introduces Affordable Snowbird Roaming Plan

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My MEGATech News brethren Stephen Fung and Michael Kwan travel from Canada to the US quite frequently (they just can’t get enough of our freedom), so it’s very important that they’re able to phone home without racking up an unaffordable cellphone bill. Luckily for them, Roam Mobility just announced what …

MEGATech Reviews: Apotop i-Selfie

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Apotop’s i-Selfie device doesn’t look like much. It’s small and rubber and, in my case, powder blue. It looks like a creature you would see in a Pixar movie, utterly alien in design. I’ve come to learn that its unassuming appearance is part of its charm, though, because the i-Selfie …

Samsung Announces the Galaxy A3 and A5

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If you’re the kind of person that does most of your tweeting and Facebooking from your mobile device – and there are a lot more of those people than I originally thought – you might be interested in Samsung’s two new phones, the Ultra Slim Galaxy A5 and the Galaxy …

Vivo Developing the World’s Thinnest Smartphone

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The idea of a razor-thin smartphone doesn’t exactly appeal to me, because I am a lumbering brute who inadvertently destroys nice things. I don’t need people to make it easier for me. That doesn’t mean I can’t appreciate the economics of it, though. Vivo is reportedly working on what will …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Arrives in Canada

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My Canadian brothers and sisters can now join me on this wonderful Galaxy Note journey, as Samsung Canada is bringing their great white phone to the Great White North. Oh, also the charcoal black version of the Galaxy Note 4.

Unless you’ve been living in a cave, you likely know …

Galaxy S5 Active Now Available from Samsung Canada

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Samsung’s Galaxy S5 Active, a rugged, durable smartphone with US Mil-STD-810G certification, is now available in Canada. It has the features you’ve come to expect from the Galaxy line, such as Ultra Power Saving Mode, a built-in heart rate sensor, and the Samsung KNOX Workspace, all wrapped up in a …

Selfie Smartphones Coming from HTC and Microsoft

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People have been snapping selfies for quite some time now, so I find it a little strange that the smartphone industry is just now focusing on them, but I suppose they’re just as popular as ever. HTC and Microsoft are just the latest companies releasing devices geared towards snapping …