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Apple iPhone 4S Review: The Best Gets Better

Apple's fifth-generation smartphone isn't what many people were expecting - instead of a re-designed model, the iPhone 4S is a speed-bumped version of last year's offering. How does this new[...]

Motorola Droid RAZR Hands-On Preview: Slim but Powerful

The Motorola RAZR was one of the most popular feature phones of all time due to its thin and slick design. Now the RAZR is back as perhaps the thinnest[...]

Google Android OS 4.0 Review: Find Out What’s New and Different

The latest version of Google's mobile operating system is Android OS 4.0 (aka "Ice Cream Sandwich"). This debuted recently on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, but will eventually be running on[...]

Google Translate Review: A Global Language Translator on Your Phone

Google Translate is aimed at accurate translation from one human language to another, directly on your phone or tablet. How well does it work? Read the full review of this[...]

Motorola Droid RAZR vs. Motorola Droid 3: Is the Keyboard Worth It?

In a showdown between the most recent of Verizon's original Droid line, the Motorola Droid 3, and the cutting-edge Motorola Droid RAZR, which one would come out on top? The[...]

Motorola Droid Bionic vs Motorola Droid X2: Which Droid Is Better?

With similar designs and many of the same features, it is tough for Verizon customers to choose between the Motorola Droid X2 and Motorola Droid Bionic. We offer a head-to-head[...]

Samsung Galaxy S II from T-Mobile First-Look Review

T-Mobile is about to introduce its version of the Samsung Galaxy S II, and Brighthand already has a unit in hand for testing. Read on to learn our first thoughts[...]

Google Updates Gmail App for Android

Google has released an update for the Gmail app on Android smartphones. The new version 2.3.5 brings a handful of new features and performance improvements.

Samsung Galaxy Nexus First Look Review: Android OS 4.0 and a Whole Lot More

The first smartphone with Android OS 4.0 (ICS) is now available from Verizon. We take a preliminary look at the hot new Samsung Galaxy Nexus, which has a 4.65-inch display,[...]

HTC EVO Design 4G Review: A Good Value on Sprint

The HTC EVO Design 4G has a mid-range price, but includes some high-end features, such as a qHD (960 x 540) display, 4G, and dual-cameras. Read our review of this[...]

Dropbox for iPhone Review: Multimedia Storage in the Cloud

Dropbox for iPhone is a free app for saving and sharing photos, tunes, and other files stored in the cloud. While the mobile app can be useful for some tasks,[...]

PowerSkin for iPhone 4S Review: Double Your Battery Life

The PowerSkin for the iPhone 4S promises to double the phone's battery life, thanks to a built-in 2,000 mAh battery. So is this a clever marketing gimmick by PowerSkin or[...]

Boingo Wi-Finder for iPhone Review: Finding Hotspots Everywhere

In his review of Boingo Wi-Finder, Daniel Dern explains why this widely used Wi-Fi hotspot locator app can come in really handy when you're away from home or the office,[...]

Samsung Galaxy S II Getting Android OS 4.0 Upgrade

An upgrade to Android OS 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) is going to be released for a number of smartphones and tablets Samsung released this year -- including the top-selling Galaxy[...]

DataViz Documents To Go Review: The King of Mobile Office Apps vs. Its Rivals

Documents To Go has long sat on the throne of mobile office apps. Yet how does the current version for Android OS phones rate vs. its rivals? Read this intensive[...]

ThinkFree Mobile Office for Android OS Review: An Office Suite for Phones

The full version of ThinkFree Office is the least costly of all the paid Office-compatible suites for Android. Is it worth $9.99 to you? Read the full review to find[...]

iPhone 4S Won’t Fit in Many iPhone 4 Cases

The shape and size of the Apple iPhone 4S is very close to that of its predecessor, but it's not exactly the same. This means that many cases that were[...]

Samsung Stratosphere Preview

The Samsung Stratosphere launched at the CTIA tradeshow this week, and Brighthand's Site Editor was on-hand to try this new smartphone out. What makes this Android device interesting is it's[...]

Dragon Remote Microphone App for iOS Review: Using Your iPhone for PC Speech Recognition

Are you interested in dictating text into Microsoft Word and issuing voice commands directly from your smartphone? Dragon has an app for that.

Hands-on with Samsung Galaxy S II for Sprint, AT&T, and T-Mobile

Samsung brought the second-generation Galaxy S to the U.S., and TechnologyGuide's Jacqueline Emigh was there at the NY event to see how Sprint, AT&T, and T-Mobile will deliver the newly[...]