6 reasons to choose a prepaid cell phone plan

September 3, 2009
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Maybe you are unwilling to commit to a lengthy cell phone contract because they require a credit check, or because you don’t want to remain stuck with a cell phone carrier for a long period of time. Prepaid phone plans allow you to bypass all this and can give you much more freedom. They offer […]

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How To Do A Reverse Cellphone Number Lookup

September 1, 2009
Cell phone number trace

If you’ve been the victim of a prank call from a cell phone at 2 o’clock in the morning, you might be tempted to do a reverse cellphone number lookup to find out information about the culprit. If you thought it would be free however, you’ll be disappointed to hear that you cannot perform it […]

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The Only Cell Phone Battery Guide You Will Ever Need

August 29, 2009
Cell Phone Battery Guide

This cell phone battery guide will help you make your battery last as long as possible. If you’re a common mortal like me, you probably don’t want to have to learn all the chemistry involved in charging and operation just to take good care of your batteries. While I am no expert in chemistry, I have […]

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EXIF data is your friend!

August 17, 2009
Camera phones can store EXIF metadata

I’ve already written about how to read EXIF data in the past and I feel like I could expand a bit further on the topic. Your camera phone stores EXIF data in every picture you take and today we’re going to look at what is EXIF data, why it is your friend and how to […]

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Cell phone tips in case of bad weather emergency

August 16, 2009
Bad Weather

Verizon Wireless wrote a press release to offer cell phone tips to prepare for unpredictable summer weather, most of which I found pretty basic but still interesting nonetheless. • Keep wireless phone batteries fully charged. The last thing you want during an emergency is to run out of battery. • Have additional charged batteries and […]

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Use your cell phone as a time management tool

August 5, 2009
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Many cell phones allow you to set an alarm or a reminder at a certain time or date. Even if you don’t own one of the latest smart phones that come with killer time management applications, it is possible to use your cell phone as a time management tool (even if it’s 5 years old […]

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Get me out of here with Getmooh!

October 10, 2007
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The dreaded Monday morning has come yet again, as it’s been doing every week, putting a sudden stop to your utopian weekend like a 10-ton truck ramming into a sports car on a slippery mountain road would. You leave for work, anticipating the most boring and useless Monday morning meeting with the rest of your […]

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Download ultrasonic ringtones and test your hearing

October 8, 2007
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It is possible to find out the highest sound frequency you can hear online. It is said that the younger you are, the higher the frequency you can hear. Ultrasonic Ringtones has all the higher frequencies a normal human should be able to hear. You can somewhat test your hearing on this web site, but […]

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What Are Unlocked Cell Phones?

October 6, 2007
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Are you curious about unlocked cell phones? This article will hopefully shed some light on this gray market if you plan on buying one. First of all, why do unlocked cell phones exist? Carriers will usually offer you a great deal on mobile devices when you sign a 1 year or more service contract with […]

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13 ways to use Google SMS

March 31, 2007
Google SMS

Google SMS is a service from Google you can access by sending a text message from your cellphone to GOOGL (46645). This service, currently available in Canada and the United States, allows you to retrieve information such as driving directions and movie showtimes from Google. You can use Google SMS to: 1. Get driving directions. […]

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