Evan Selleck

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Evan Selleck

Evan is a Contributing Editor for PhoneDog. He's been in the mobile industry for more than seven years, in one capacity or another. He's always had a passion for technology as a whole, but smartphones will always hold a special place of interest for him. He's a father, a student, and a lover of food. His other passions include hockey, soccer, baseball, video games, and movies. He'll talk your ear off about all of those things, if you give him the chance.

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Essential Phone

Have you accepted the notch design?

As bezels shrink on our smartphones (and tablets), the benefits are pretty obvious just by looking at the devices. We get a lot more screen real estate to consume content, but it also means we get...
Apple's iOS widgets

iOS users, do you use widgets?

When Apple introduced iOS 8 several years ago, one of the major new features of the mobile operating system was the inclusion of widgets. Yes, this brought plenty of complaints of "copying", but...
OnePlus 6

Will you pick up the OnePlus 6T if it launches on T-Mobile?

OnePlus has been on a pretty consistent run over the years. Ever since the company launched its first smartphone, it has managed to find a soft spot for consumers willing to fork over cash for an...
Twitter for iOS

I think I'll stick with third-party Twitter apps

My time on Twitter is usually pretty sporadic more often than not. There are days where I have an app open all the time, but, more often than not, it's something I'll check in on only every so often...
Apple iPhone X

Do you preorder or wait for hands-on time before you buy a new phone?

When a company announces a new device, there are certain bullet points we look for as potential buyers. The specs are certainly one part of it, with some elements being more important than others. We...
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Do you need 512GB of storage?

Over the years, our smartphones became such an integral part of our daily routines that it became brutally apparent that we need quite a bit of space on them to facilitate their place in our lives....
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Are you buying a Samsung Galaxy Note 9?

"More of an evolutionary step, rather than a revolutionary one." You have probably heard that statement, in some form or another, more than a few times over the years. I actually heard it a few...
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung announces the Galaxy Note 9

Samsung has been building up to its latest Unpacked event for quite some time, and now that August 9 has finally rolled around, the company has finally officially unveiled its newest flagship handset...
Facebook Messenger's social AR games

Will you be playing social AR games out in public?

Whether or not you consider yourself a gamer, you probably have at least one game installed on your smartphone or tablet. It's a market that has exploded over the last several years. From titles that...
RED Hydrogen One

Are you planning on picking up a RED Hydrogen One?

Long before Apple got around to announcing the iPhone X last year, the rumor mill was working tirelessly to help would-be buyers get a clear picture about what Apple was going to unveil in September...
Fortnite mobile

Would Fortnite be a big enough incentive to buy a Galaxy Note 9?

In August, Samsung is going to announce its newest phablet device, what will probably be called the Galaxy Note 9. As is par for the course with any major release, the rumor mill has already put in...
Google Wear OS

What do you like about your smartwatch?

Do you remember the Pebble? The smartwatch that effectively kicked off the huge surge in smartwatch appeal all those years ago. The lineup isn't around any longer, getting gobbled up by Fitbit. But...
Apple Touch ID

Fingerprint readers should be the default on smartphones

There are quite a few places around me that offer up support for Apple Pay (and Google Pay, Samsung Pay), but it's still not something that I see get used all that often. Not counting when I do it,...
Google Pixel 2 XL

How important is low-light photo quality to you?

Over the years the one feature that I've determined to be the most important for me is the camera. When it comes to software and apps, I just expect those to work a certain way. Which, more often...
Amazon Kindle

Do you carry an eReader?

When you get a new phone, there's always that bit of time you carve out when setting up the new device to make sure you have your must-have apps, carried over from the handset you're leaving. That...

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