Boy Meets Phone’s Year in Rearview Part 2: Top Phones

There was no shortage of great devices this year. So in Part 2 of our Year in Rearview I wanted to share my top phones from this year. These are the phones that made this year interesting. So who made my top 5 list? Check it out below to see!   6: BlackBerry Z10 Okay, So I know many of …

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Boy Meets Phone’s Year in Rearview 2013 Part 1: Big Momemts

This year has been a very odd one for Boy Meets Phone. I am sure you have noticed that there was less news and reviews than the last two years. For that I apologize and I also feel like before I get into highlights of this year in mobile tech I should explain what has been going on. In April …

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Sprint expands its LTE coverage by 70 new markets

  Sprint continues it push to create a reliable LTE network. And part of that is now only increasing the speed but also the coverage. With that in mind the NOW Network announced 70 new markets that can now enjoy those faster data speeds. With the new markets added today you can now enjoy their service in 300 markets. The …

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Instagram introduces Direct; share your picture with who you want seeing them

Instagram has taken off for one main reason; people love to share. But what if you have a picture that only your close friends will really appreciate? Starting today you can share those Instagram pics with just those users with Direct. Like the name implies the feature will allow you to share pictures with a single or multiple followers. Those …

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Android Device Manager gets its own app

  If you have been using the Android Device Manager(add I suggest everyone does) then you know one of the odd omissions has always been the lack of a stand-alone app. Though this is fact may not matter to every user. But for those who have multiple Android devices and fear the day one goes missing then you will like …

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Quick Bit: Net10 and StraightTalk add iPhones to their offerings

  Apple has made it a point this time around to get their iPhones on as many carriers as possible. This is a stark difference when compared to a few years ago when we were all excited about seeing them hit a carrier that wasn’t AT&T. Today both Net10 and Walmart’s StraightTalk Wireless announced that they too would be joining the …

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NORAD reinvents their Santa Tracker with the help of Microsoft

  With touchscreen devices becoming the norm this news seems like a great one. With some help of Microsoft NORAD has brought tracking our favorite jolly fellow into the mobile tech age. And this actually bring something pretty cool to Microsoft’s Windows 8 and Windows Phone devices.  The new updates to the Santa Tracker site makes it touchscreen-friendly.You can now …

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iPhone family comes to Consumer Cellular December 13th

  Consumer Cellular is best known as being the exclusive wireless provider for the AARP. But come December 13th they will also be known as yet another carrier the iPhone. Both new models ; the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C; along with the more budget friendly iPhone 4S will be available to buy. With their EasyPay Financing Plans you …

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Oppo N1 available in the US December 10th

    If you haven’t seen the Oppo N1? It is the latest smartphone from the maker of the popular Find 5. And personally, I think it is a device worth looking at. It sports some pretty cool and unique features. And come December 10th you will be able to order it in the US through Oppo. Oppo may not have the …

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Google Play Book sale cuts prices on 89 great books and 11 okay ones

    Digital bookworms rejoice! Google has a great sale going on right now. They have discounted 100 different titles at up to 75% off. And these are books from the Bestseller list on sale. So many of them are title you may actually be interested in. For those who have wondered what all the hype has been about there …

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Quick Bit: GTA San Andreas goes mobile in December

Way to go Rockstar! For the last few years they have been bringing some gems from their console lineup to mobile devices. From the original Max Payne to Grand Theft Auto Vice City; their games have been beautifully transferred to take advantage of touch screens. And come December there will be a new title making the leap; Grand Theft Auto …

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Latin American consumers choosing Windows Phone over iOS

  It looks like Windows is once again taking it to Apple in South America. This news is according to the folks from IDC. For the second quarter in a row sales of Windows Phone device have made them the second most popular OS is the region. The biggest growth was in Chile where they were able to grow their …

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3D Systems and Motorola deal and what that means for Project Ara

  Motorola announced Project Ara a few weeks back and immediately catch tech geeks and consumers attention. The idea behind it screams conservation while retaining consumerism that feels the growth of companies. Here is the basic idea. Normally when you get a phone it has become guarantee that within a few months a newer phone with even greater specs will be available. When …

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