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Basic First Aid For Your Smartphone

“It’s all my fault,” Colin stated sadly as he lowered his head into his hands. “I shouldn’t have been in such a rush.” “It was a freak accident,” his girlfriend said sympathetically. As Colin sat there, reliving the nightmare over and over in his head, he saw the door open. He quickly stood up to […]

If you’re thinking about getting an iPhone 5…

Not sure if you’re ready for an iPhone 5, but are still mesmerized by Apple? Then, kick off your shoes, cool your heels and read on, internet traveler! If you’re just making your way into the world of smart devices, there are enough options to make your head spin. And spin. And spin. But if […]

Are Smartphones As Addictive As Cigarettes?

The blank stare and vibrant glow is all too familiar. In the theater, restaurant, bar, wherever—You can count on people using their smartphones way beyond the “I really need to take this call” excuse. It’s become a part of the atmosphere. Now, people walk the streets with their head down looking at their device, oblivious […]

Why Your New Smartphone is Already Obsolete

Deep in the dark, dusty reaches of your junk drawer lies a lifeless smartphone. Other than being a paper weight since you upgraded to that hot phone released last month, it slowly wastes away until its battery drains and it loses all consciousness—Slipping into smartphone “death.”

Why Your Smartphone Is Dirtier Than a Public Toilet

Gross, isn’t it? According to a recent study by Standford University, your smartphone is most likely filthier than a public toilet seat—Yet, you put your digital sidekick up to your face everyday without flinching or giving it a second thought. So, unless you sanitize your device regularly, you may be in for a rude awakening.

Louisiana’s First Real-Life App Store Debuts In New Orleans

Louisiana’s first “brick and mortar” store for Apple® and Android™ smart device applications opened its doors on Thursday, March 15, 2012, and a cache of locally-­designed apps in New Orleans. Visitors to the new myPhoneApp Store now have the opportunity to “try before they buy” by downloading, testing and playing any app of their choosing […]