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Steadicam Smoothee Review (video)

[rating:4/5] Originally designed and engineered to work with an Apple iPhone 3Gs , the Tiffen Steadicam Smoothee has filled the need for stabilizing video shot with mobile smartphones and pocket cameras. The Smoothee's design i...
 
Apple
 
iPhone 4 Water
iPhone 4 Water
iPhone 4 Water

How to Save Your iPhone from Water (how to)

You'd be surprised how often it happens. You're checking your email or updating your Facebook page on your iPhone and nature calls. You walk in, lift the lid and kerplunk! The iPhone is sitting at the bottom of the toilet laugh...

 
Apple
 
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Siri Iphone App Logo
Siri Iphone App Logo

25 of the Coolest SIRI Voice Commands for the iPhone 4S (list)

Siri is Apple's new voice activated digital assistant which will do just about anything you need it do and advise you along the way.  It's a truly remarkable software application.  How SIRI differs from any other voice dictatio...
 
Apple
 
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bits-icloud-blog480
bits-icloud-blog480

How to Get the Most Out of Apple’s iCloud Without Waiting for iOS 5 (how to)

So what is iCloud?  Well, it used to be called Mobile Me, but it wasn't automatic and it cost $100 a year.   But starting next month, iCloud is Free.  And simply put, it's your archive online.  It stores everything you want and...

 
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ios5
ios5

30 of the Best iOS 5 Features (list)

Tomorrow, Apple will unveil the next iPhone, presumably the iPhone 4GS or iPhone 5.  Not only will it be faster and have an upgraded camera, but it will be powered by iOS 5.  Here are the top 30 new and improved features that u...
 
Camera
 
Lego Gigapan
Lego Gigapan
Lego Gigapan

Lego Tilt-Pan rig rivals Gigapan (video/DIY)

When President Barack Obama was inaugurated as this nation's 44th President, he not only made history as the country's first African American president, but history was also recorded using a special gadget called the Gigapan. T...

 
How Tos
 
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scratched_iphone

How to Remove Scratches from your iPhone (how to)

With people using their smart phones for far more than making a phone call while on the road, the use of a phone over a standard two year contract can cause a lot of wear.  And while people spend money for protective cases for ...
 
Business
 
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pile-of-phones
pile-of-phones

How to get the best deal on a new smartphone from your carrier (how to)

The key to getting a new smart phone from your carrier is to know when to hold em, and when to fold em.  What does that mean?  Often, it means a game of bluff poker where your best cards have to do with your contract being up a...

 
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Maximize Battery Power
Maximize Battery Power
Maximize Battery Power

11 Way to Maximize your Gadget’s Battery Life (how to)

With the heatwave that is hitting the country this month, electrical grids are pushed to the maximum. As such, brown outs are common. But when you have no electricity at all, how can you guarantee that your smart phone or table...
 
Apple
 
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iphonescreen_cracked

How to Replace a Broken iPhone Screen…it’s Easier than you Think (step-by-step)

I remember when I broke the screen on my iPhone. I was carrying a bunch of stuff, and foolishly placed my phone on top. As I was walking, is slowly slid to the front and before I could react, it plummeted to the asphalt below, ...

 
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Find My iPhone Logo
Find My iPhone Logo

Your iPhone is stolen, now what?! 8 Things You and Every Celebrity Should Do

The second most frightening thing an iPhone user can experience, besides dropping and breaking their screen, is having their iPhone lost or stolen. And considering how connected people are to their smart phones – living their l...
 
Cell Phones
 
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Echo Small
Echo Small

Kyocera Echo Review

[rating:3.5/5] For me, a full blown tablet is nice real estate wise, but it can be tedious to type on. By contrast, a smart phone is nice and handy for thumb pecking out email and posts to Facebook, but the screen is so darn sm...