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The latest news and trends in mobile technology, events, and more.

6 Things People Do That Ruin Their Phones

August 31, 2016 | By |

You may not be aware of certain practices that could be ruining your phone’s battery life and overall performance. Here are a few that we see more often than we’d like:

1. Charging It With Different Chargers

Do you remember the charger that came with your phone? That’s the one you should be using to charge it. Not that one that came with your friend’s phone that you plugged your charging cable into. Using any charger that isn’t specifically made for your phone can harm your battery since that exact electrical specifications don’t match yours. Read More

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The 15 Worst Times for Your Phone to Die

August 23, 2016 | By |

So much of our daily lives involve cell phones, that at times it can be hard to live without them. As much as we’d like our phones to last forever, the reality is that if they’re not charged, they’re going to die. We spend a lot of time “charging up” and conserving our phone’s battery to prevent them from dying, but we aren’t always successful. Read More

Industry Overview: Wireless Phone Charging

August 17, 2016 | By |

With over 70% of consumers experiencing anxiety from a low or dead phone battery, there has never been a greater need for new charging technologies. One of those is the promise of wireless charging, something that we have been hearing a lot about recently. But how far away is this technology from mass adoption and how much can we really expect from it? Read More

The Top 4 Kinetic Energy Phone Chargers 2017

August 11, 2016 | By |

Ever since the portable external phone battery became widely available, far less people have found themselves stressed about their phone battery running out of juice.

The convenience of having a whole extra battery is quite amazing. But at the end of the day, every cell phone user still has to find an electrical outlet to get a charge. On top of that, they also have to charge two different batteries and keep track of how much charge each has. Read More

How to Take Advantage of Pokémon Go to Boost Your Business

August 3, 2016 | By |

In the world of smartphone gaming, Pokémon Go is without a doubt the hottest game out there right now with over 100 million downloads since it launched this July.

Unlike most smartphone games, this game has a lot of real world interaction. For instance, it requires players to walk around large areas such as parks, neighborhoods, shopping centers, etc, with the object to catch as many different Pokémon as possible. Read More

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5 Apps That Are Draining Your Battery

July 27, 2016 | By |

If you’re like most people, you have at least 10 apps on your phone that you use on a daily or weekly basis. Some of those apps could be killing your battery life. Here are 5 popular smartphone apps that are notorious for draining battery:

  1. Snapchat

This app is one of the most popular apps created. It is also most likely the biggest drain on your battery. A part of the reason this app is so battery consuming is because it is a resource hog on your phone in terms of processing power and internal memory. If you want to save on battery and data but still use Snapchat, turn on “Travel Mode” which will load content as needed. Read More

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How Portable Charging Stations Can Improve Your Bar or Restaurant

July 21, 2016 | By |

Next time you go to a restaurant or bar, just look around and count how many people you on their phone or tablet. Chances are you’ll see more than a few.

To the owners and managers of the local bar or the chain restaurant, this can be frustrating since it can distract from the experience of enjoying such an establishment. But, for the savvy manager, this phenomenon can be a great thing for business. Read More

Top 5 External Power Packs for Smartphones

July 13, 2016 | By |

If you’re like most people, chances are you use your phone a lot and the battery probably dies quite often. If so, you should consider buying an external and portable power packs for your smartphone so you can charge wherever you go. There’s thousands of them on the market from hundred of manufacturers, so which ones are a good buy? Here’s the five best we found (not counting our own Power Pax): Read More

5 Reasons Your Bar Needs Cell Phone Charging Solutions

July 6, 2016 | By |

Ask someone where they’re going on a Friday or Saturday night and you’ll probably hear the name of some local bar or trendy nightclub. When people go to these places, chances are they’ve got a cell phone in their pocket or purse and it’s more than likely that its battery will run out of energy way before they do. Read More

The 5 Top Travel Apps For This Summer

June 30, 2016 | By |

Nowadays, the best part about summer travel is the mobile connectivity. It ensures that though one is disconnected from a regular routine, they will never loose touch with family, friends, and work. It gets better with some of the top new travel apps making your summer travels safe, monitored, cheap and instantly shareable. Read More