FreedomPop Is At It Again: Free Voice, Text And Data For Life

FreedomPop has been making waves lately with its free wireless service. If you’re not familiar with the company, they’re a wireless MVNO that uses Sprint’s 4G WiMax network. While LTE is the standard in 4G, WiMax still provides capable speeds in areas where it’s supported. FreedomPop gives users 500 MB of free data each month [...]


What Are Twitter Alerts And Why Should You Sign Up For Them?

Twitter is easily my favorite social network of them all. It’s fast paced, it’s current and depending on who I follow, it’s almost always relevant to my interests. It just filed to go public yesterday with an upcoming IPO, so I expect we’ll see more big things rolling out soon as the service evolves. One [...]


All 4 Major U.S. Carriers Confirm Plans To Carry Galaxy Note 3 And Galaxy Gear Smartwatch

Just hours ago, Samsung showed off its next generation phablet, the Galaxy Note 3, and its brand new smartwatch dubbed the Galaxy Gear. The official press release told us to expect a launch across all 4 major U.S. carriers later this month, on September 25th. Sure enough, AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint have all confirmed [...]


The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Is Funding A Project That Turns Waste Into Power

We’ve all heard those gut wrenching stories about people who have had to survive extreme dehydration by drinking their own urine, or maybe you have seen Bear Grylls drink it from a snake skin on the Discovery Channel. Now, researchers have discovered a way that urine can not only save your own life, but your [...]


A Fully Functional Cell Phone For The Blind

An Indian entrepreneur, Sumit Dagar, wants to change how the visually impaired communicate via cell phone. He’s designed a prototype phone that “displays” up to 10 braille characters at a time, letting users send and receive text messages and interpret other data their phone might provide. Dagar’s phone, when released, will provide “smartphone”-like features such [...]


These iOS 7 Features Were Not Mentioned In The WWDC Keynote

There is only so much you can say in 2+ hours. That was the case at Apple’s annual World Wide Developers Conference keynote on Monday as the technology company highlighted the many changes and upgrades to their mobile OS, iOS 7 along with other Mac software and hardware announcements. What was left out though? What [...]


Apple WWDC Keynote Date Confirmed: Are You Ready?

Ah, it comes but once a year. No, I’m not talking about Christmas, but for some Apple fans, it might as well be. The event in question is Apple’s annual World Wide Developer Conference, but more specifically, the keynote that kicks it all off. The date of the keynote has been confirmed as Monday, June [...]


Best Buy Stores Will Soon Have “Samsung Experience Shops” Inside

Samsung will be bringing these ‘Samsung Experience Shops’ to 1,400 Best Buy stores around the U.S. this summer. READ: ‘Samsung Confirms 1,400 Samsung Experience Shops Coming to Best Buy Locations by Summer‘ —– You should follow Mike on Twitter for more great tech insights and good conversation. Be sure to say hello! You can also keep [...]


This Company Wants To Change Mobile Wi-Fi By Making It Pay As You Go

If you’ve ever used mobile WiFi through a major wireless service provider like Verizon, AT&T, Spring, or T-Mobile, you know it’s not always the most cost-effective experience. The problem with mobile data from a legacy wireless provider isn’t so much bad service, since the advent of 4G, connection speeds are generally quite good, rather, the [...]

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