Tag Archive: Android

  1. Three Surprising Must Have Gifts to Yourself

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    The holidays are just around the corner, and that means it’s time to start looking for that perfect gift for yourself. (and maybe a few ideas for others, as well).

    So what do your friends and loved ones really need? One thing they could definitely use is better ways to protect their security and privacy – at home and online.

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  2. How to Use Your Smartphone Overseas

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    People are stuck to their Smartphones. Everywhere you go someone is staring at their phone, while in the street, at work, on the bus, almost everywhere. These useful devices help us look up information, play games, take pictures and videos, do business, and stay in touch. When we travel overseas, we expect to keep our Smartphone with us, but foreign countries and their cellular networks throw a monkey wrench into our desire to stay connected. We ate BuyVia believe that constant connectivity is almost mandatory these days.

    Be sure to read How to Buy an Unlocked Smartphone.

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  3. What is an Unlocked Android Smartphone? What do I look for?

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    Last Update: 6/6/2016

    Samsung Galaxy S4 Unlocked Smartphone

    What is an Unlocked Smartphone?

    Unlocked Smartphones like an Unlocked Android cell phone allow you to use the phone on any cellular network (provided it is wireless compatible), you are no longer locked to a single carrier or stuck in a 2 year contract! An unlocked smartphone is a phone that is not tied to a specific carrier or contract. Freedom! You can sign up for low cost no contract cell phone plans from $30 a month.

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  4. Which Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 and 8 inch Tablet to Buy

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    Last Updated: 8/26/2015

    Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite 7″ Wi-Fi Tablet Sale

    Why a Samsung Tablet?

    Samsung is the #1 Android Tablet brand, making it a very popular purchase for consumers. Choosing a specific model is the biggest problem. There are over thirteen 7 inch to 8.4 inch tablets to choose from! New models are launched very often and result in a flood of decisions for shoppers to make. Older models are closed out at aggressive prices, adding to the confusion. What exactly was the change from a Galaxy Tab 3 to Galaxy Tab 4?

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  5. Which Samsung Galaxy 10 and 12 Inch Tablet Should You Buy?

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    Last Update: August 26, 2015

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    Why Buy a Samsung Galaxy Tablet?

    From their status as Google’s number one Android peddler to the high quality of their products, Samsung has been a prime choice for anyone looking for an Android handheld for years. Now there are over 10 tablets to choose from! With their devices being massively popular across the world and within their native country of South Korea (where LTE data and speedy download rates on mobile are the norm) it’s not hard to throw support behind them, but even outside of consumer satisfaction, Samsung maybe the best choice for an Android Tablet.

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  6. Smartphone Battery Life Tips for iPhone and Android Smartphones

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    Last Update: August 13, 2015

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    Battery life is the one characteristic which leads to many Smartphone complaints on how long a battery lasts or what functions and Apps draw too much power. Almost all users have run into situations where their phone runs out of power or when expected battery life is a lot shorter than expected. In this article we will help users extend the battery life of both Android Smartphones and iPhones.

    iPhone batteries are designed to retain up to 80% of its original capacity at 500 full charge and discharge cycles. This is roughly a year and a half of daily battery charging. Your battery will start to deteriorate, at which point, you may wish to replace your battery. Most batteries are designed to last 3 to 5 years, with the average gadget possibly becoming obsolete before then. It makes sense to pay a little attention to how you manage your Smartphone’s battery in order to lengthen the lifespan of your electronics.

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  7. Making the Call Between iPhone or Android Smartphones – Part Two

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    Smartphone Deals

    • Posted by: The Chief

      Switch to Verizon - New Google Pixel 4 Buy 1 Get 1 Free

      Time to switch. Verizon Wireless has Switch to Verizon - New Google Pixel 4 Buy 1 Get 1 Free - when you sign up for an Unlimited plan and activate a new line.  $33.33/month for 24 months = $799.99. Free Shipping. Expires: 10/20/2019 - Online only.  Get $200 Prepaid mastercard when you switch to Verizon.

      Unlimited Plan

      • 1 Line $75 for Unlimited Talk, Text, Web, DVD Quality Streaming, Unlimited Hotspot (600kbps)
      • 4 lines for $160

      Up to $800 device payment purchase required per phone. 2nd phone: less up to $800 promo credit applied to account over 24 mos w/in 1-2 billing cycles; promo credits end when balance paid or line terminated/transferred; 0% APR. New line of service required. Can’t be combined with any other offers.

      Sales tax in: Most States
      Posted: October 15, 2019 10:13 PM PDT


    • Posted by: The Chief

      New Google Pixel 3a XL 64GB Sale $299.99 + Free Shipping

      Today. Best Buy has the New Google Pixel 3a XL 64GB Sale  $299.99 with Free Shipping. $450 at amazon. Highly rated at 4.7 out of 5 stars.  Must activate it to get this price. Activate on Sprint drops price to $249.99!

      • Great Value, no need to pay $700-$1000

      It does not have all the latest bells and whistles but does the job at half the price of top of the line phones. No waterproofing, so use a good case. Review

      Google Pixel phones get all the latest updates and do not have junkware installed.

      • Headphone jack!
      • Unlocked with no contract
      • GSM+CDMA / 4G LTE Compatible
      • North American Variant
      • 12.2MP Rear Dual-Pixel Camera
      • 8MP Front-Facing Camera
      • No Qi Wireless charging

       

      Sales tax in: Most States
      Posted: October 14, 2019 1:52 PM PDT


    • Posted by: The Chief

      Sprint iPhone 11 $0/mo Lease - iPhone XR $8/month

      Best price out of the 4 carriers. Time to switch. Sprint has an Sprint iPhone 11 $0/mo Lease - iPhone XR $8/month normally $29.17/month or iPhone 11 Pro 64GB $12.50/mo or 11 Pro Max 64GB $16.67/month and 18 month lease, new line or eligible upgrade and approved credit with trade in. Free Shipping. $30 activation fee. Excludes tax.

      iPhone XR 64GB $15/month lease ($25)

      • Trade-in select iPhone 7 or newer, Galaxy S9 or newer in ANY condition and score a discount on the latest iPhone. iPhone 6's or Samsung S8 drop the price to $14.58/mo
      • On approved credit
      • At month 18, return it & upgrade to a new model, or buy it (via one lump payment or 6 monthly payments)

      Sprint Unlimited Basic Plan

      • 1 line $60/month, 4 lines $100/month (With autopay discount)
      • DVD quality SD Streaming 480p
      • 500MB LTE Mobile hotspot
      • Free Hulu

      Unlimited talk/text, 2GB Plan only $40/month.

      Sales tax in: Most States
      Posted: October 13, 2019 6:28 AM PDT



    • Posted by: The Chief

      $150 Sam's Gift Card with iPhone 11

      Sams Club has a $150 Sam's Gift Card with iPhone 11 - Now Shipping. Expires: 11/8/2019

      • Reserve your iPhone 11, 11Pro, 11Pro Max and set your pickup location
      • ATT, Sprint, Verizon
      • Non Members pay more
      Sales tax in: Most States
      Posted: October 12, 2019 6:33 AM PDT


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  8. iPhone or Android: Making the Best Choice – Part One

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    Android vs iPhone                           VS                  Android vs iPhone

    It’s the debate that only gets more intense as smartphone ownership nears 50 percent of the American populace — which phone is right for me? Android or iPhone?

    Choosing the right device can be a tough decision. After all, given a two-year commitment requirement with a mobile provider, the device you choose can be with you for quite a while unless you want to pay a hefty early termination fee.

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  9. Which Tablet to Buy

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    Tablets are one of the hottest products on the market. Which tablet is right for you? When you consider all of the features they offer, you can understand why so many people are using them to not only supplement their laptops but also to replace them entirely. Indeed, the trusty tablet is predicted to outsell laptops by 2016, and some say the laptop is already well on its way out.

    But what’s so great about tablets, you ask. Well, let’s take a quick look at some important features:

    • Instant On – no waiting for lengthy boot-ups
    • Versatility – Entertainment, Games, Videos, Music, Content, eBooks, Web browsing, emails
    • Easily transported and light-weight
    • App Stores make it easy to add programs
    • Less worries with regards to security, configurability
    • Easy to use
    • Pricing – even a top of the line tablet cost less than typical laptops

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