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7 Features Every iPhone User Should Be Utilizing

Posted by Andrea Drag on Oct 12, 2016 4:27:52 PM

Apple's iPhone is among the best-selling smart phones, but this isn't just because of clever marketing and ubiquity. The iPhone is loaded with powerful features and tools, though some users may not be taking full advantage of all the options available. From getting around town, to taking better pictures, the iPhone is full of resources that make it unique and helpful. Here are some of the built-in iPhone features every user should be utilizing:

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Topics: iphone, Device Features

No headphone jack? No problem! Wireless Zone's Guide to Wireless Headphones

Posted by Andrea Drag on Oct 5, 2016 4:29:18 PM

When Apple's latest iPhone was announced, fans around the world were introduced to AirPods, a new wireless headphone system. This eliminates the mess that comes with tangled wires, while also giving users a diverse offering when it comes to new capabilities.Whether you're upgrading your iPhone or simply curious about trying out a new set of headphones, here's why wireless is the way to go:

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Topics: Wireless Technology

Try On The Future with Samsung

Posted by Andrea Drag on Sep 14, 2016 3:50:55 PM

For a limited time, you can redeem a free Gear VR powered by Oculus with content bonus or a 256GB memory card when you upgrade or activate a new Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 edge at Wireless Zone, your local Verizon Authorized Retailer!

Click here to find your nearest Wireless Zone 

Just be sure to save your receipt and then visit SamsungPromotions.com/TryOnTheFuture to choose your redemption. 

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Topics: Samsung, Smartphone, VR

Summer Photo Bucket List: 20 Things to Do & Document via Instagram/Snapchat

Posted by Andrea Drag on Aug 22, 2016 4:10:52 PM
Summer is all about getting out and having a good time. That means trips to the beach, delicious frozen treats and fun with friends and family. By keeping your smartphone close at hand, you can easily document your adventures and share pics on Instagram or Snapchat for a collection of fond summer memories. 
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Topics: Tips for summer, smartphone apps

Plan the Perfect Staycation with Your Smartphone

Posted by Andrea Drag on Aug 11, 2016 4:56:29 PM

Between traffic, missed reservations and expensive hotel rooms and amenities, sometimes your dream vacation can end up being rather stressful. In fact, if relaxation is your top priority, opting for a staycation may be the perfect way to spend your freetime this summer. So settle in, enjoy your time away from work without hassle, and use these tips to get the most out of your staycation with your smartphone. 

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Topics: Mobile Apps

Master Pokemon Go Without Burning Through Your Phone's Data & Battery

Posted by Andrea Drag on Aug 3, 2016 2:56:00 PM

The mobile game Pokemon Go has taken the world by storm, and people of all ages have become immersed in this virtual world. The game is exciting and rewarding, but if you're not careful, it can be detrimental to your smartphone's battery life, data plan or even overall performance.

The game - which uses GPS services and your phone's camera - embeds Pokemon directly into the real world. Users can catch their favorite Pokemon, as well as visit nearby landmarks to earn experience points and items, and battle other pokemon. This is a revolutionary new take on video games, and as such has in a very short period of time become immensely popular. Here's what you need to know about making sure your phone is ready for your quest to become a Pokemon Go master.

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Topics: smartphone apps, Tips and tricks

4 Built-In Settings to Lengthen & Strengthen Your Smartphone's Battery Power

Posted by Andrea Drag on Jul 13, 2016 12:22:00 PM

Finding ways to improve your battery life is essential for your smartphone. Otherwise, you could be without your phone when you need it most. Happily, your smartphone (whether it be an iPhone or Android) has many different built-in options that can be used to save your battery. 

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Topics: Saving Battery, Device Features, Smartphone Tips

How to Take Better Firework Photos this Fourth of July

Posted by Andrea Drag on Jun 29, 2016 4:55:36 PM

The Fourth of July is one of the best days of the summer, and from parades and fireworks to barbecues and family dinners, there are many opportunities to make a few memories. Have your smartphone close at hand to make sure you're ready to snap a great photo and use these helpful tips to document the good times like a pro:

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Topics: Tips for summer, Smartphone Tips, Smartphone Camera

Camp Smart: Top Apps for Identifying Plants, Constellations, Trails and More

Posted by Andrea Drag on Jun 8, 2016 10:43:55 AM

While many folks head on a hiking or camping trip to unplug and enjoy some peace and quiet, your smartphone can actually be an instrumental tool when it comes to maximizing your time on the trail. There are all sorts of apps available that make getting around easier, help mitigate dangerous situations and provide useful and fasincating information about the great outdoors.

Ahead of your next outdoor excursion, don't just fill a backpack with a water bottle and trail mix - load your phone with these essential camping apps:

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Topics: smartphone apps, active lifestyle

Best Nutrition Apps for Sticking to your Diet

Posted by Andrea Drag on Apr 26, 2016 10:10:36 AM

For some, the beginning of 2016 set the starting line to begin a new and improved life of balanced nutrition. Unfortunately, sometimes creating the healthy habits and sticking to them can be a struggle, especially if you have a busy lifestyle that throws temptations in your face every chance it gets.

Luckily, the world of technology is growing each and every day, constantly making life easier on us with the touch of a button. For smartphone users looking to improve their eating habits to make up for the first few months of the year, have no fear - there are plenty of apps that can guide your way to sticking to a well-balanced diet that can ultimately benefit your overall health and well-being.

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Topics: Mobile Apps, Fitness and health

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