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Samsung Galaxy S8 camera: Tips, tricks, and tools for optimal results

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 07/20/2017 - 17:21
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have excellent camera hardware, but it is the camera application, gallery, and editing tools that set the S8 apart from the iPhone and other Android smartphones.

Hands-free with Amazon Alexa on the HTC U11: Alexa everywhere on a phone that is always with you

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 09:00
Throughout the history of HTC, it has been known to be the first to bring various technologies and features to the smartphone world. Today, the HTC U11 is the first smartphone to support hands-free Amazon Alexa activation.

Mophie Charge Force cases for iPhone 7 and Galaxy S8, Juice Packs for Galaxy S8: hands-on

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 20:41
Mophie added wireless charging functionality to its cases last year and is now figuring out ways to offer customers more options for charging. You can now slap on a Powerstation Mini to wirelessly top of your iPhone or Galaxy for wireless charging on the go.

Samsung Focus for Galaxy owners: Better than Outlook for business users

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 17:47
Samsung wants to be the smartphone brand for the enterprise and thanks to powerful communication consolidation apps like Samsung Focus, it's definitely doing what it needs to in order to gain followers.

Microsoft releases new Outlook for iOS and Android: Redesigned conversations and account switcher

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 16:05
The best email client for iOS and Android devices is Microsoft Outlook. It's a consolidated email, calendar, and contact solution that keeps getting better with regular updates.

One month with the HTC U11: Stunning looks and camera, superb audio, and flawless performance

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 17:11
HTC may have failed to satisfy people with its last few devices, but the HTC U11 is a champion in nearly every area while also coming in at one of the lowest prices for a flagship smartphone.

One month with the BlackBerry KEYone: Productivity and battery life trump mid-level specs

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 06/30/2017 - 21:42
After using the BlackBerry KEYone for a month, it is easy to see how this mid-level specced device serves as a productive daily driver for enterprise customers. It's been a joy to use and the classy looking device fits in perfectly at the office.

Huawei announces global launch details of the Honor 9 and Honor Band 3

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 18:00
Huawei continues to develop the Honor brand for the younger generation and its latest Honor 9 smartphone will be launching soon around the world, as well as the wearable Honor Band 3.

Incipio DualPro for BlackBerry KEYone: Two layer protection and soft touch finish

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 17:47
The BlackBerry KEYone is an excellent Android smartphone that looks great in the office. Incipio provides some great case options to protect your device and add some color.

Hands-on with Samsung Bixby Voice beta: 3,000 reasons to finally use the button

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 01:30
A couple months after launching the Galaxy S8 with a dedicated Bixby button with limited functionality, an early beta is now being tested on devices across the US.

Back to Samsung from the Apple iPhone for one reason: signal strength

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 17:21
My wife was getting used to the iOS interface, but one major issue had her swap the SIM out of the iPhone 7 and into a Samsung Galaxy S8. She's happy with her phone again and it is not because of the OS.

Moving from Android to iOS: Lessons learned helping with a transition

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 06/11/2017 - 17:47
After a blatant theft of my wife's HTC 10 a couple of weeks ago, we decided to shift her to an iPhone since the other four family members use iOS and there are benefits to all of us using iPhones. At least, that is what I thought at first.

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 and accessories hands-on: A powerful ecosystem that shows why Samsung rules

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 06/08/2017 - 20:47
Samsung is the world's most popular smartphone manufacturer and after being sent a back of Samsung gear to test with the new unlocked version of the Galaxy S8 it is clear that it has everything to support a powerful ecosystem.

Audiophiles, tweakers, models and more: 10 types of people who will love the HTC U11

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 06/08/2017 - 17:21
After a couple of weeks with a Sprint HTC U11, I've heard from a number of people asking which of the latest devices I prefer and who should consider the HTC U11. There is not a single phone that meets the needs of everyone and the HTC U11 is no exception, but there are clearly some who it is better for.

HTC U11, BlackBerry KEYone, Essential phone, T-Mobile DIGITS (MobileTechRoundup show #399)

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 03:46
Two new phones are in hand for testing, the Essential phone was announced, and T-Mobile launched DIGITS out of beta this past week.

HTC U11 first look: Stunning hardware, advanced audio, and a camera that may be the best

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 06/01/2017 - 17:21
HTC led the smartphone industry with unibody aluminum phones a few years ago, but has now switched to the glass panels and metal frames we see on other phones. HTC makes its phones look better with liquid surface and brilliant colors.

From the Passport to the KEYone: Five reasons the QWERTY keyboard is the killer feature

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 05/31/2017 - 16:47
Security has always been a focus for BlackBerry and remains an important aspect of its phones today. However, the physical keyboard is distinct and offers more than just a good time for reminiscing BlackBerry fans.

BlackBerry KEYone available in US from Amazon and Best Buy on May 31

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 05/31/2017 - 04:20
The highly anticipated launch of the BlackBerry KEYone will take place in the US tomorrow. Customers can enter select Best Buy stores to see the device before buying or pick one up online.

After the novelty: Three months later and the LG G6 just works

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Tue, 05/30/2017 - 01:02
After more than three months spent off and on with the LG G6, it is clear that this phone doesn't get the consideration it deserves. It's gorgeous, functional, efficient, and affordable.

Google I/O, Gear Fit 2, Huawei Watch 2, HTC U11 (MobileTechRoundup show #398)

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 01:10
While Android O was talked about at the end of Google I/O, there was plenty of other interesting developments at the event. Google Photos, Google Assistant, and Google Home updates were the most interesting to me.