Get Dad the LG G4 for Father’s Day at Best Buy

Get Dad the LG G4 for Father’s Day at Best Buy

Disclosure: The reviewer, that’s me, has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Is Dad still using that old flip phone? Maybe it is time to upgrade him to a fabulous new LG G4 Smartphone at Best Buy for Father’s Day! Why does Dad need the LG G4? Large Brilliant Display The LG G4 has … Continue Reading →
TUTORIAL: Downloading, Installing and Uninstalling Apps on Android Devices

TUTORIAL: Downloading, Installing and Uninstalling Apps on Android Devices

For many of you this might be pretty basic, but I still have several people ask me just how to install and uninstall apps on their phones. I’ve got a quick video today, taken directly on my phone, that shows you how to get to the Google Play Store, find an app, download and install it, and then uninstall it. I did this on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4 smartphone … Continue Reading →
The HTC One M9 Smartphone Review

The HTC One M9 Smartphone Review

Recently I received the new HTC One M9 smartphone as part of the Verizon #VZWBuzz Lifestyle Ambassador team. Prior to this I was using both a Lumia Icon (Windows Phone) and a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 (Android). I’ve been using just the HTC One M9 for a few days now so I really get the feel of it. Like to see the packaging? Here is my quick HTC One M9 … Continue Reading →
Win Robyn’s Droid Turbo Smartphone

Win Robyn’s Droid Turbo Smartphone

It is time for me to pass along one of the smartphones I have been able to try out thanks to being a Verizon #VZWBuzz Lifestyle Ambassador. This time it is the Droid Turbo by Motorola for Verizon. It had been some time since I used a Motorola smartphone and I was really pleased with the new Droid Turbo. Years ago I remember my Motorola RAZR phone but this is … Continue Reading →
Smartphone Apps for April Fools’ Day Fun

Smartphone Apps for April Fools’ Day Fun

Tomorrow is April Fools’ Day and I thought I would share some fun apps that you can use to play pranks on your friends. These are just some silly little things you might enjoy. I’ve got some for Android and Windows Phones. They all have ads, but they are free apps. I tested all of the apps myself on either my Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Android or my Nokia Lumia … Continue Reading →
8 Reasons To Take Your Smartphone On Vacation

8 Reasons To Take Your Smartphone On Vacation

Summer is on its way and that means time for vacation! Now as much as I am connected to the world I do like to unplug sometimes. However, when I am traveling that is not a time I want to totally unplug. I plan on taking my smartphone on vacation with me. Yes, the phone will have to work a bit, but I promise I will still put it away … Continue Reading →
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Tips and Tricks

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Tips and Tricks

Accessing Your Settings and Menus You can reach the settings by going into your list of all apps or an easier method is to swipe down from the top of the phone and then tap the gear icon towards the top right. Once you tap the gear icon the list of settings will come up. If you tap the icon with the little squares next to the gear icon instead … Continue Reading →
5 Smartphone Security Essentials

5 Smartphone Security Essentials

I am asked about security for smartphones often. A few years ago the answers were easier as there were not as many different devices and they did far less than they do now. With the advancement of options and ability also comes risk. There are a few things that everyone can do with their smartphone though to help protect it. Keep Operating System, Device, and Apps Updated Because smartphone technology … Continue Reading →
Word Game Apps for Android Devices

Word Game Apps for Android Devices

Word games have always been a favorite of mine. Today I am sharing four of my latest finds of word games for Android devices. I play all of these on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4. These are all free games, but all have advertisements in them. Luckily the advertisements are not too annoying. The last three games are not the prettiest of games to look at but I like that … Continue Reading →
The Smartphones My Family Uses

The Smartphones My Family Uses

Everyone in our home uses a different smartphone. There are plenty of them too. I thought I would share which phones we all use and what each person likes about their phone. As you know, I am a Verizon #VZWBuzz Lifestyle Ambassador and I have gotten all of these phones from Verizon to try out. Even though I work with them, I am actually a paying customer for all of … Continue Reading →