Smartphones

11/11/11: To Celebrate Nerd New Year’s, Please Welcome…

11/11/11: To Celebrate Nerd New Year’s, Please Welcome…

Friday, November 11, 2011

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Coming celebrate 11-11-11 with us and enjoy our new web site, just for nerds: Nerd Vittles Daily Dump. We’ve got up-to-the-minute tech news that’s an easy read once or twice a day: http://nerdvittles.com/dailydump

How Good Can a $298 Android Tablet Be?

How Good Can a $298 Android Tablet Be?

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

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Here’s the best tablet deal on the planet. The feature set and performance are surprisingly good.

Motorola Xoom: A Disappointing Introduction to Android 3.0

Motorola Xoom: A Disappointing Introduction to Android 3.0

Monday, February 28, 2011

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You can read the puff pieces on the Motorola Xoom and Android 3.0 from the Silicon Valley Groupies or read our hands-on review for the real skinny before you buy…

The Perfect Valentine: $149 Android + $25 Virgin Mobile Plan

The Perfect Valentine: $149 Android + $25 Virgin Mobile Plan

Friday, February 11, 2011

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Close your eyes and picture a cellphone that looks like Google’s Nexus One paired with a $25 3G cellphone plan with unlimited data, unlimited messaging and 300 minutes a month. No, you’re not dreaming. And it’s just in time for Valentine’s Day!

Samsung Galaxy Tab: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Samsung Galaxy Tab: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Monday, January 3, 2011

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Today we bring you up close and personal with the AT&T crippleware edition of the Samsung Galaxy Tab. Find out why AT&T, Google, and Samsung take top honors for delivering 2010’s Most Crippled Device of the Year.

2010 Bargain of the Year: Nortel 1535 Color SIP Videophone

2010 Bargain of the Year: Nortel 1535 Color SIP Videophone

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

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If you hurry, you can buy one of the world’s best color SIP videophones for about $42. The original price of these Nortel phones was over $700. And they work perfectly with Asterisk and sip2sip.info.

The Incredible PBX: Remote Phone Meets the Travelin’ Man

The Incredible PBX: Remote Phone Meets the Travelin’ Man

Monday, June 28, 2010

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This week we introduce a new, ultra-secure methodology for managing remote phone access to your Incredible PBX. Meet Travelin’ Man, a web-based, one-click Asterisk application that automatically reconfigures your Asterisk PBX to enable remote SIP phone access. Supports one extension or hundreds. Setup is simple and takes only a few minutes.

VoIP Softphone Shootout for iPhone, iPad, & iPod Touch

VoIP Softphone Shootout for iPhone, iPad, & iPod Touch

Monday, June 14, 2010

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Today we review four of the world’s best VoIP softphones for use with the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. Included in our roundup are Acrobits SIP Softphone, the WiFone from Snizmo.com, the Media5-fone, and Counterpath’s new Bria softphone.