The Best Deals in Tech

The holidays are approaching fast, and it's time to start picking up some gifts: for friends, family, even yourself. But when you're picking out what to go with, it's sometimes wise to stay away from the absolute best. Sometimes you just want the best value—something that's worth every shiny, hard-earned penny. » 12/04/12 12:30pm 12/04/12 12:30pm

Here's a Side-By-Side Comparison of a Picture Taken with the iPhone 5…

Though we won't get an official side-by-side comparisons of the camera in the iPhone 4S and the new iPhone 5 until we get our hands on it, this is about as close as it gets: Scott Everett, from Dpreview, took nearly the same picture of Big Sur that Apple has been using in its iPhone 5 sample gallery with his own iPhone … » 9/12/12 8:49pm 9/12/12 8:49pm

Gazelle Will Give You Cash For Your iPhone Without Leaving You…

About half of iPhone users are having the "I want to sell my iPhone before the new one comes out but I don't want to be phoneless for a month" dilemma right now. But there is a solution to that horrible first-world problem—Gazelle is giving out price locks and won't make you fork over your phone until October 1. » 8/20/12 12:20pm 8/20/12 12:20pm

In Anticipation of the iPhone 5, Sprint Is Slashing Prices and Waiving …

With the highly anticipated next generation iPhone—iPhone 5—only a couple more months away, now is a pretty silly time to throw down a few hundred bucks for Apple's smartphone. No sense in buying something that's about to be outmoded; if yours was recently broken or snatched, use a burner and wait it out. » 8/06/12 8:40pm 8/06/12 8:40pm

Binder Clip Case Boosts Your iPhone's Note Taking Capabilities

Not even Siri's voice-recognition capabilities can match the efficiency of jotting down a quick note on a piece of paper. So we like this simple binder clip adorned iPhone case that keeps a small stack of paper close at hand. » 7/12/12 1:20pm 7/12/12 1:20pm

The iPhone Gets the Wearable Remote Display It Deserves

The Meta Watch was designed with hopes of breaking the curse of consumer apathy when it comes to smart watches. An Android-friendly version has actually been available to developers since the middle of last year, but thanks to a Bluetooth update, it's finally now compatible with iOS too. But is that enough to make you… » 5/22/12 7:30am 5/22/12 7:30am

Siri Doesn't Think the iPhone Is the Best Smartphone

Time to add another to the long list of Siri's ailments: self-loathing. Because when you ask your iPhone's robot lady butler what the "best smartphone ever" is, she opts for a direct competitor. Personal assistants say the darndst things! » 5/11/12 9:40am 5/11/12 9:40am

Apple Might Replace Your Broken iPhone 4 with an iPhone 4S

If you bring your broken black iPhone 4 to the Apple Store, you might get a fresh iPhone 4S as your replacement phone. What?! Yep, because of supply constraints, many Apple Stores don't have any black iPhone 4 units (16GB/32GB) in stock so they have been instructed by Apple to give customers an iPhone 4S instead. » 5/07/12 9:34am 5/07/12 9:34am

Faceoff: Samsung Galaxy S III v. iPhone 4S

Today Samsung took the veil off the Galaxy S III, the newest smartphone in the line. The debut of the new device puts more fuel on the fire in the war between Samsung and Apple, but how do these phones stack up against one another? » 5/03/12 4:29pm 5/03/12 4:29pm