Cell Phone Tips

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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Speedlinking Cell Phone Tips: Twitter, Speed dialing and Optimizing Opera Mobile

August 20, 2009
Speedlinking

Welcome to the first installment of Speedlinking Cell Phone Tips. In these posts I will link to cell phone tips that are either too specific to be worthy of a full-fledged blog post, or already very well covered by the original author. If you publish a cell phone tip to your blog or stumble upon […]

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7 tips that will save you money on your cell phone bill

August 18, 2009
Save on your cell phone bill

You are probably loosing money as we speak.  Right now, you are being overcharged for something you are overusing or might not even be using. This could very well be the case if you have not looked at your cell phone bill recently. Do you want to know how you can save on your cell […]

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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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5 +1 iPhone apps for SEO specialists

August 15, 2009
iPhone

If you run a blog or website, chances are that you’ve heard of search engine optimization (or SEO for short). Search engine optimizers are people who tweak websites until they come up on top of major search engines’ search results so that their websites get more traffic. Since they are often addicted to statistics and […]

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How to find the best cell phone plan

August 11, 2009
Finding the best cell phone plan

Whether you’re shopping for your first cell phone or renewing a cell phone contract, finding the best cell phone plan can be a bit overwhelming. There are so many carriers to choose from and so many plans available (and I’m not even considering custom cell phone plans), it’s important to take some time to think […]

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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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CDMA vs. GSM, Which One Is the Best for You?

January 5, 2007
CDMA vs GSM

Are you looking to pick a side between CDMA vs GSM, the two major telecommunication standards that are used by the cellular networks worldwide? It can be a hard choice to choose between CDMA vs. GSM, as both have their own advantages. When in the hunt for a cell phone carrier, you may have to […]

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7 tips to help protect your cell phone privacy

June 6, 2006

Today I received a brand new credit card because my old one had expired. To activate the new card, I had to call my credit card company so they could verify the card was indeed in the hands of the rightful owner. Having dropped my land-based phone line recently, I made the call from my […]

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