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5 of the Easiest Ways to Improve the Quality of Your Instagram Photos (how to)

Instagram’s built-in image processing effects have already improved user’s photos vastly. With a simple touch of preset filter, a photograph that was flat and poorly exposed can quickly become a vibrant and high contrast image....
 
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Which TV Service to Get
Which TV Service to Get
Which TV Service to Get

Time Warner Cable vs DirecTV (comparison)

Last month we pitted Time Warner Cable against Dish Network. This time let's see what happens when we compare TWC to satellite TV provider DirecTV. Since DirecTV only offers television service, we'll just look at how it compare...

 
Cell Phones
 
AT&T Next
AT&T Next
AT&T Next

Tablets Give AT&T the ‘Edge’ Over Verizon’s Upgrade Plan and Here Is Why

While AT&T's Next and Verizon's Edge upgrade plans look similar on paper when comparing pricing, upgrade timing, and smartphone devices, AT&T gets the 'edge' on Verizon when it comes to tablets. Why? Because Verizon's E...
 
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Verizon Edge vs. T-Mobile Jump (comparison)

We’re really getting into the phone upgrade program comparisons now, digging deep to see which wireless service providers offer the best deals. But it doesn’t always come down to dollars, at least for those of us who like to ha...

 
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Smartphone Photography
Smartphone Photography
Smartphone Photography

10 Simple Tips to Achieve Vastly Better Smartphone Photos (how to)

Ever since phones starting shipping with built-in cameras the number of photos taken every year has increased to the hundreds of billions. Facebook alone reported approximately 300 million photos added every day during months i...
 
Cell Phones
 
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AT&T to roll-out 4G LTE in 50 new markets

3G slowing you down? AT&T has announced the roll-out of 4G LTE wireless service in 50 new markets by the end of the year. The markets include several cities in the states of Illinois, Missouri, Texas, and Wisconsin, as well...

 
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Time Warner Vs Dish
Time Warner Vs Dish
Time Warner Vs Dish

Dish vs. Time Warner Cable (comparison)

Here's something we haven't tried yet. Let's compare a satellite TV provider with a cable TV provider and see who offers the most value in their service packages. To be fair, because Dish is a satellite TV company and needs to ...
 
iPhone
 
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olloclip iPhone telephoto lens gets you closer to your subject

olloclip, the maker of external lens attachments for Apple iPhones and iPod touch devices, now has a two-sided Telephoto + Circular Polarizing Lens that provides 2x optical magnification. For those of you not familiar with the ...

 
Cars
 
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Sony’s In-dash XAV-602BT Supports iOS & Android, October Release Date Announced

Sony has announced its premium in-dash XAV-602BT car receiver that features iOS and Android supported App Remote technology, letting you access and control apps on the unit's 6.1” touchscreen display. Android device users get a...
 
Cell Phones
 
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HTC One Mini to hit AT&T stores exclusively Aug. 23

AT&T has announced the HTC One Mini, a more compact version of the HTC One, will be available exclusively from AT&T starting on Friday. The HTC One Mini's screen is a smaller 4.3-inch Super LCD 2 display at 720p/341 PPI...

 
Cell Phones
 
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Verizon Wireless to carry HTC One

Verizon Wireless customers have been waiting and waiting for the HTC One since the smartphone launched back in March. Today, a Verizon Wireless Tweet confirms the phone will be available in stores and online beginning August 22...
 
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att_next_vs_tmobile_jump

AT&T Next vs. T-Mobile Jump (comparison)

T-Mobile came out with its Jump upgrade plan back in April, declaring, "Two years is too long to wait for new phone." The plan allows you to upgrade your phone every 6 months (after the first 6 months of enrollment), without ha...