• Android Nougat: Everything You Need to Know

    Android Nougat: Everything You Need to Know

    Following the trend to name updates after sweets, the latest update to Google’s Android devices is the 7.0 Nougat software. The Android Nougat update is now available for download on certain devices and will be standard on some of the newest devices yet to be launched. Read on to learn more about which devices will…

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  • CTIA Super Mobility 2016 Recap

    CTIA Super Mobility 2016 Recap

    2nd Cell recently attended the CTIA Super Mobility 2016 Conference in Las Vegas earlier in September. Simply put, it was an overpowering experience that brought together wireless industry leaders, companies and so much more into one, exciting place. What is Super Mobility 2016? Super Mobility is an annual conference hosted by CTIA to bring everything wireless…

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  • Update to iPhone 7: Yay or Nay?

    Update to iPhone 7: Yay or Nay?

    Apple released the iPhone 7 late last week at its annual Apple Event, and it was not greeted with the usual fanfare. Rumors that the new iPhone would come without a headphone jack, and leaks of its design showing little change to its outward appearance sparked more outrage than excitement. Well, the iPhone 7 has…

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  • Miss Caller ID? Try Google Dialer App

    Miss Caller ID? Try Google Dialer App

    Long before chat bubble ellipses and “read” messages, people would refuse to answer phone calls by using Caller ID. At first, Caller ID was a separate machine that connected to your phone’s cradle. Soon enough, it came embedded as a digital reader on your home phone. With the explosion of smartphones in the last 15…

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  • Get More Out of Your Smartphone with the Superbook

    Get More Out of Your Smartphone with the Superbook

    When you think about it, a smartphone is a pocket computer that can do almost anything with the push of a button. Despite everything a smartphone can do, however, it will never replace your laptop for getting a day’s worth of work done—until now. The Superbook is a revolutionary new tool so simple in concept…

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  • 3 Budget Smartphones That Won’t Break the Bank

    3 Budget Smartphones That Won’t Break the Bank

    While every new release of a Samsung or Apple smartphone is exciting, it can be difficult for the average person to keep up with those (on average) $650+ price tags. But not to fear: it is possible to find a quality smartphone that won’t break your budget for the year. A number of lesser-known companies…

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  • Could Netflix Password Sharing Land You in Jail?

    Could Netflix Password Sharing Land You in Jail?

    Earlier this month, a Federal Appeals Court handed down a ruling stating that password-sharing is now a federal crime according to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. This of course sent the internet into a tizzy, with numerous people asking the question: what does that mean for my Netflix account? It’s not uncommon for people…

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  • 4 Instagram Apps That Will Completely Transform Your Account

    4 Instagram Apps That Will Completely Transform Your Account

    Last month, Instagram updated its logo, completely revamping its former look and giving the photo-sharing platform a new edge. In honor of the new update, it’s probably time you update your own Instagram account with a few Instagram apps designed to take your content to the next level. Here are just a few cool Instagram…

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  • 3 Portable Chargers Every Newbie Should Try

    3 Portable Chargers Every Newbie Should Try

    Nothing is quite as heart attack-inducing as the panic of a phone battery on its last legs. We’re all familiar with that mad dash to find a charger and plug it in…somewhere. If you’re on the go and outlets aren’t an option (or you simply forgot your charger), you can reduce your panic with a…

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  • 4 Foolproof Tips for Cleaning Your Germ-Infested Smartphone

    4 Foolproof Tips for Cleaning Your Germ-Infested Smartphone

    We take our smartphones with us everywhere. With that much exposure to, well, everything, the cold, hard truth is that your smartphone is a breeding ground for germs and bacteria. It’s possible that your phone could be holding up to 20 times as much bacteria as your toilet seat. YUCK. It’s time to start cleaning…

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