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Frustrated unlocking your Samsung Galaxy S8? Enable Google Smart Lock

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 08:47
The Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have oddly positioned fingerprint scanners, but look a bit deeper into your settings to find another option to help keep you phone safely unlocked.

VRS Design cases for the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus: Style and protection at reasonable prices

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 07:47
The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus may be the best smartphone available, but there are front and glass panels that many may want to protect with a case. VRS Design has several affordable options to consider.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus case roundup: Speck, Tech21, and Caseology

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 08:21
The Galaxy S8 Plus is a fantastic smartphone and there are already a number of case options to protect it, add some style, improve the grip, and help you hit that odd rear fingerprint target.

Samsung's Galaxy S8 apps are better than the Google alternatives

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 08:47
Samsung includes a few of its own apps on the Galaxy S8 that offer a duplication of services found on Android. It turns out, these apps are more functional and better than the default Google apps.

Eight reasons to consider the Apple iPhone 7 Plus over the Galaxy S8 Plus for business

Sun, 04/16/2017 - 08:21
While the Samsung Galaxy S8 pushes the limits of smartphone technology, the Apple iPhone 7 remains extremely popular and is preferred by millions. The iPhone 7 Plus is a solid enterprise device that is found in the hands of many business people.

11 reasons the Samsung Galaxy S8 is better than the Apple iPhone 7 for business

Sat, 04/15/2017 - 11:06
The Samsung Galaxy S8 will be arriving into the hands of buyers this week. It is the best smartphone in the world and offers several enhancements over the iPhone 7.

VRS Design LG G6 case roundup: Affordable style, protection, and functionality

Sun, 04/09/2017 - 11:33
One of the things I enjoy about a new phone is the search for affordable cases. I'm not fan of bulky cases and also like to swap them out for different occasions.

UAG Plasma series case for LG G6: Lightweight drop protection

Sat, 04/08/2017 - 11:52
Urban Armor Gear (UAG) is my personal favorite case brand and it just launched the new Plasma series for the LG G6. With its all glass front and back, it's good to have a light case in hand.

Honor announces US beta program and European Honor 8 Pro

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 07:30
In an effort to engage with customers in the US, Honor is launching a beta program to collect feedback on software updates. And the Honor 8 Pro is also launching today in Europe, priced at €549.

​Earthwave founder Minassian launches new security venture LMNTRIX

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 10:00
Carlo Minassian is back in the cybersecurity startup scene with a new adaptive threat response platform after his three-year stint with the global giant that acquired his managed security services firm Earthwave.

DisplayMate analysis: Samsung Galaxy S8 earns first ever A+ grade as best performing smartphone display

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 10:00
Samsung has been setting the bar for smartphone displays for years and the new Galaxy S8 once again shows that Samsung is focused on making your screen experience the best ever.

The 10 best smartphones of 2017 so far

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 09:14
Samsung just revealed the new Galaxy S8 while all the rest of the major announcements have been completed over the past two months.

One month with Sprint LTE Plus: Good coverage, fast speeds, and great prices

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 09:21
Sprint was one of the first to launch a high speed data network in the US with the HTC EVO 4G in early 2010. It turns out everyone else was working on LTE networks and while WiMAX had some benefits, the masses wanted LTE and now Sprint is playing a bit of catch up.

Samsung removes the physical home button: The Galaxy S8 is better as a result

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 07:47
The first Galaxy S launched in 2010 and for six years we have seen the physical home button as a defining feature of the Samsung flagship. The home button is now gone, but don't lament its loss.

Samsung Galaxy S8, Moto G5 Plus, and Huawei P10 (MobileTechRoundup show #394)

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 15:25
The Samsung Galaxy S8 was officially announced this week while we also spent time with a couple other new phones. Kevin and I continue our mobile banter after the latest Merseyside derby.

Android flagships: Which is best for the enterprise?

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 07:16
How do Samsung's Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus compare to rival Android flagships from LG, Huawei, Motorola, HTC and Google? It depends on your priorities. We compare specs and features: See how they stack up.

Eight reasons the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are good for business

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 16:25
Samsung is the most popular Android smartphone maker and has done a good job addressing both consumer and enterprise needs. The new Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus offer a lot for everyone.

Amazon Alexa on the Huawei Mate 9: Hands-on screenshots

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 08:47
Huawei Mate 9 owners in the US now have the option to use Amazon Alexa for intelligent voice control. You don't need an Amazon Echo and there are currently still a few limitations.

T-Mobile launches free scam services just in time to block fake IRS calls

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 11:33
T-Mobile is rolling out Scam ID and Scam Block features to customers starting today as part of a strategy to protect customers. Three out of four people in the US have received scam calls at some point, resulting in an incredible amount of stolen money.

No Echo required: Amazon Alexa now available for the Huawei Mate 9

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 09:00
In addition to Google Assistant, Huawei Mate 9 owners now have the option to use Amazon Alexa for intelligent voice control.