It's Mint SIM vs. Boost Mobile in this head-to-head comparison.
Mint SIM and Boost Mobile are "alternative carriers" or mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs). They're not the Big Four (AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile), but they lease coverage from those networks and resell it to you for less. Plans are often prepaid and fixed contracts are few and far between.
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It's becoming increasingly difficult to keep up with the ever changing world of physical information storage. New hard drives and flash drives are constantly hitting the market and obsolescence is inevitable. There has never been a better time to store your data in the cloud, and cloud security has also never been better.
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Control your music and way more with Amazon's line of Echo smart speakers.
The world of the connected home is still very much a disconnected mess. As Apple and Google each compete with their own standards — and other companies doing the same with their own — Amazon has quietly snuck in the side door with its smart, attractive, and intelligent speaker. Or, rather, speakers. After more than a...
How does Mint SIM stack up against Cricket Wireless? Here's our comparison!
Mint SIM and Cricket Wireless are mobile virtual network operators or MVNOs for short. At the end of the day, they're "alternative carriers", meaning that they're not the Big Four (AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint).
Switching to an MVNO can save you money because they simply lease coverage from one of the larger...
Holding your phone while driving is a horrible idea. Get a car mount for your S7!
Updated March, 2017: Added the iOttie wireless charging mount.
In many cases, it's illegal for you to hold your cell phone to your ear while you're driving, so a car mount is a great alternative. This way, you can throw up a Google Map before you embark and you'll be able to following your path like you would on...
Keep track of your weight loss with some smart scale help!
Updated March, 2017: Swapped the Withings Body Cardio with the Withings Body, which is a more affordable option; swapped in the WiTscale S220, since the S200 has been discontinued.
Whether you're just beginning your weight loss journey or you're deep into a workout regimen and just want to start tracking your weight, BMI, and more, a...
What's the best solar charger for my phone? Wait, there are solar chargers for my phone?!
Our yellow Sun is what gives Superman his powers, so of course it can also keep your phone charged while you're on the go! It's almost weird, right? Using nature to keep technology working. What a beautiful melding of the old and the new! If you can't find an outlet (because you're camping or whatever)...
What's the best alternative to Philips Hue? Here are our favorites!
Updated February, 2017: Added Sylvania Lightify by Osram
Philips Hue smart lights are some of the coolest on the market and they're definitely some of the most popular, but they can be quite expensive, especially once you get into colored bulbs. If you're looking for a less expensive alternative or just something other than...
What are the best touchscreen gloves? The ones that keep your hands warm and actually work!
Updated: February, 2017: Added the 180s Sustain gloves
There are still a few weeks left in winter, and that means that using your phone outside is uncomfortable and makes for frigid digits. That is, unless you have some awesome touchscreen gloves that let you use your phone with toasty phalanges.
How can I watch the Super Bowl on my Android phone? Depends: live or after the fact?
Game day approacheth! Super Bowl parties shall abound, but what if you can't make it to one? What if you're stuck somewhere without a TV? What if you wanna watch the Super Bowl in the bath? You can — on your Android phone or tablet. But how?
In the U.S.
If you're in the U.S., lucky you! You have...
Optimize your Echo experience with our handy tips and fun tricks!
The Amazon Echo, Amazon's smart speaker, is taking the home automation game to another level, thanks to Alexa and the fact that she's constantly learning to serve you better. Sure, Google Home is out, but Alexa's large library of skills still gives the Echo a bit of an upper hand (especially until Google Assistant is Siri-level...
What's the best clear case for OnePlus 3? Here are our favorites!
The OnePlus 3 and the identical (newer) OnePlus 3T might be budget phone options, but that doesn't mean you don't want to protect your investment.
Their aluminum bodies are beautifully designed and if you love your OnePlus 3 or 3T naked, but know you should protect it, go with a clear case!
Here are a few to get you started....
We're finally getting an Avengers game! OK, we've sort of had one before in the Ultimate Alliance franchise, but… meh?
IGN and Superherohype are spreading the word that Marvel has made a multi-year, multi-game agreement with Square Enix, bring together two entertainment powerhouses in (what will hopefully be) beautiful synergy.
Square Enix, well-known for the Final...
What are the essential accessories for the Moto Z Force?
Now that you've got your shiny new Moto Z Force, it's time to shop around for the must-have accessories to match it. Not to worry — we've done the digging, and we have a rundown of the absolute essentials for your Moto Z Force!
Motorola wins the mod game with the first three Moto Mods that are available for the Moto Z Force...
Which heavy duty cases are best for the Moto G4?
You've just picked up your shiny new Moto G4 and you're looking for a good protective case for it. That's where we come in: here are some picks for the best heavy duty cases for the Moto G4.
Cimo Moto G4 hybrid case
Coming in a variety of colors, the Cimo Moto G4 Hybrid case offers good protection while enhancing the look of your Moto G4...
Class up your Samsung Gear S2 Classic with some great watch bands.
If you've bought or are looking into buying the Samsung Gear S2 classic, then you're probably someone who enjoys the traditional watch look with some sweet tech under the hood.
We've rounded up the best watch bands for your Gear S2 Classic so that you can match your smartwatch to your personal taste and lifestyle.
What are the best Android RPGs?
Role-playing games are wonderful, story-driven experiences that complement the mobile gaming experience nicely. Despite the relatively tiny mobile screens we're used to (yes, 5.7 inches is still small by gaming standards) RPGs allow us to get lost in fanciful worlds for a while.
In the case of some games, especially those ported over from PC, that "while" could...
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The Huawei Mate 9 is the best big Android phone money can buy, and if you're in the market for Huawei's next flagship, why not save a little cash in process? Here...
Keep in touch with your phone, even when it's cold outside.
If you hail from colder climes, then you likely can't text outside from October until March — at least, not without some protection. Touchscreen gloves are a great way to keep using your phone outside, and function oftentimes trumps fashion in that market. But we've found some stellar style options that'll stand out and make your...