Opinion

Op-eds and opinion pieces from the tech journalists at PhoneDog.

"There’s something fascinating about miniature-sized versions of everyday objects. Even as a kid, I just loved tiny versions of things, evidenced by...
1 month 3 weeks ago
This time last year, one of the most anticipated events coming to mobile was the return of our beloved Nokia devices, free from the grasps of...
1 month 3 weeks ago
When news broke out yesterday of Apple’s decision to reduce out-of-warranty battery replacements by $50, making the $79 fee a more palatable $29, I...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Try as I might not to pick favorites when it comes to phones and manufacturers, I will always have a soft spot for HTC. HTC was in its prime when I...
1 month 3 weeks ago
There are several aspects that can define smartphones from 2017: Bigger screens, smaller bezels, fewer headphone jacks, and a serious lack of...
1 month 3 weeks ago
The new year is less than a week away, and for the smartphone enthusiast, that means new phones are just around the corner. Also just around the...
1 month 3 weeks ago
It's the height of the holiday season, which means there’s a decent chance that you have found yourself the owner of a new Apple gadget over the past...
1 month 4 weeks ago
It may or may not come as a surprise to learn that I’m not much of an expert on the technical aspect of phones so much as I genuinely just enjoy...
1 month 4 weeks ago
You’ve probably heard the news by now – especially if you’re an iPhone user – that Apple admitted they do, in fact, slow down older iPhones with...
2 months 2 days ago
It’s the holidays, which normally means everything is bright, happy, and – well, if we’re being completely honest, probably a little bit stressful....
2 months 3 days ago
When one thinks of the word “phone” these days, the first image that comes to mind probably isn’t the old rotary phone your grandparents probably had...
2 months 4 days ago
The end of the year is a good time to reflect on all the smartphones that came out over the year, but 2017 in particular happens to be a little more...
2 months 5 days ago
Every once in a blue moon, Apple will make a major change to iOS for the better. One relatively recent example of this is allowing the use of third-...
2 months 1 week ago
No matter how prepared I think I am when it comes to holiday shopping, I always seem to have last-minute shopping I still need to get done. It’s...
2 months 1 week ago
When reflecting on smartphones that were released over the year, I feel that things went pretty well. I was impressed with both of LG’s flagships,...
2 months 2 weeks ago
When I first became interested in smartphones, I would spend a lot of time imagining all of the things they would accomplish one day. Smartphone...
2 months 2 weeks ago
The topic of smartphone addiction has always been a fascination of mine. One of the first articles I ever wrote for PhoneDog addressed the issue and...
2 months 2 weeks ago
Although it wasn’t the first tablet, the original Apple iPad, released in 2010, was the first to spark the notion that tablets were the perfect...
2 months 2 weeks ago
I frequently start my articles by talking about “way back when”, or “back in the day”, or any other generic phrases that refer to the earlier days of...
2 months 3 weeks ago
When Apple first came out with Siri in 2011, I was floored by how much more advanced she sounded compared to the competition at the time....
2 months 3 weeks ago

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