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HTC One M8 vs. Samsung Galaxy S5: Smartphone Throwdown Part 2

Last week I showed you the Samsung Galaxy S5 and all its glory. This week, we turn the tables and look at the HTC One M8. These phones are loaners from Verizon, so I thank them for allowing to use for comparison. Next up is the HTC One M8 phone. This device has a definite feel difference since its got a metal back design. You even have color options in gun metal grey, champagne, gold, and now red – which is a Verizon exclusive. The HTC One has added the UltraPixel module for depth of field. So if you are...

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iBolt MHL Streamer XL Kit: Micro High Definition Link from Smartphone to TV – CES 2012

Bruce from iBOLT showed off the Streamer Kit. This is a technology that uses a special HDMI cable from certain Android smartphones to TV. This is called Micro High Definition Link technology (MHL). Sprint EVO, Samsung Galaxy, HTC Resound has MHL technology. MHL is a high definition video and audio interface standard supporting up to 1080p HD video, 60 fps and digital audio output, Dolby 7.1 support. The cable allows you to be a reasonable distance from your TV when playing a game, using to present or watching a movie. iBolt Streamer Kit costs $49 and comes with 6 foot adapter cable, a super...

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Verizon LTE 4G Announces HTC Thunderbolt

We got to talk with Verizon at CES this year. They announced 10 new devices on the 4G LTE system, including the HTC Thunderbolt. This is an Android phone with 1 GHz processor, 32 GB RAM (through microSD card), 8 MP camera (1.3 MP front face) and 4G LTE connection technology. The phone is also the first with integrated video Skype mobile, so you can Video Skype with no WiFi needed. It even has a kick-stand if you want to talk or watch hands-free. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at...

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Verizon LTE 4G Announces HTC Thunderbolt

We got to talk with Verizon at CES this year. They announced 10 new devices on the 4G LTE system, including the HTC Thunderbolt. This is an Android phone with 1 GHz processor, 32 GB RAM (through microSD card), 8 MP camera (1.3 MP front face) and 4G LTE connection technology. The phone is also the first with integrated video Skype mobile, so you can Video Skype with no WiFi needed. It even has a kick-stand if you want to talk or watch hands-free. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at...

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How Verizon Half-Assed the iPhone

So I was sitting in Houston, TX with Jake Luddington. I made this prediction (the night before the announcement) that the iPhone on Verizon was going to hit 40 million in the first 30-60 days. It was a stretch, but it was based on the masses who have been waiting patiently for the CDMA iphone, mixed with those 3GS, 3G and first gen iPhone users also biding their time. Jake said I was insane to make that prediction. That is because I thought Verizon would have at least the patience to wait for the iPhone 5 to come out. With the...

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GWP 2010-10-13 #160: Heading to BlogWorld

Less than 12 hours away from heading to BlogWorld & New Media Expo. Been working all day, so my verbal dyslexia is really showing. I get a little candid about my GoDaddy account. But I have a cool special announcement about what I will be doing at BlogWorld for charity. I talk about it more in the show, so take more than 10 seconds to listen to it… Sponsor: Snorg Tees – Get some great tshirts today The video portion of this show is shot using Wirecast for Windows – Also for Mac OS X Sponsor: Backup Now, backup Off-site...

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Android Cars, 4G Phones, Femtocell – 5 Tech Things Ep 31

This week on the 5 Tech Things You Should Know: CTIA is this week and we are learning about some great new phones like the HTC Sprint EVO 4G phone. People are still selecting SPAM and it’s costing us all. We need to teach them right. Firefox 3.6 is a FAIL. 3.6.2 is not much better The Rowe 350 Android powered car. Can it come in a Trans-Am? Will people start buying AT&T’s MicroCell? I show off the zBoost. Mozy Unlimited Backup – $4.95/Month! Use code “Geek” for 10% off! Get 5 Tech Things You Should Know through iTunes or through Zune...

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Dazzboard – the Open iTunes for the Rest of the World Android, HTC, Nokia – CES 2010

Do you buy music from iTunes, Amazon or other areas? Having a problem organizing those purchases? Well you might want to check out Dazzboard – it manages your online media. Android users have another advantage with the partnership that Dazzboard has. You can back up applications on your computer so you can restore them later. Also you can download directly from partners like GetJar. Andy McCaskey talks with Taro about this great software. This is a program for IE and Firefox and will soon have support for Mac and Safari. It’s a browser extension Web based application, therefore it’s free. Podcast:...