Best practices to save money with your next cell phone

Is the iPhone 8 Still Worth Buying in 2019?

Is the iPhone 8 Still Worth Buying in 2019?

It has already been over two years since Apple released its 11th generation iPhone 8 (and 8 Plus) in 2017. This may not seem like a long time, but in the rapidly evolving world of smartphones, two years can be an eternity. The iPhone 8 was the first iPhone to feature...

How to check a used phone before buying: our used phone checklist

How to check a used phone before buying: our used phone checklist

Today’s new phones tend to be priced way outside the range of affordability for those of us with a reasonable budget. The latest iterations from popular brands like Samsung or Apple’s iPhone can go for upwards of $1,400, a price point which can easily break the bank...

How to make sure a website is safe?

Before making an online purchase, above all else, you must be certain you can trust the website you are currently on. Fortunately, there is an easy way to spot clue to check website’s safety that will help you shop with peace of mind. The HTTPS connection You have...

How to verify if a cellphone is stolen?

When buying a used cellphone, it is very important to verify, before anything else, if it was stolen. In fact, when a cellphone is declared stolen by its previous owner, it ends up on a blacklist. Blacklisted devices are then blocked by every mobile network provider...

What is the lifetime of a cellphone’s battery?

The short answer is: between 3 and 5 years. In fact, it relies a lot on its owner’s utilization and maintenance. Truthfully, a battery’s longevity is calculated by numbers of cycle of charging and discharging. Still, there exist a code of conduct that can...

Avoid being scammed when buying a used cell phone

It's good to know that you can buy a used cell phone that is in a very good state, for a cheap price. But while this might be advantageous, it is not without risk. Many scammers and thieves are out there and you need to be careful when you decide to buy a used cell...

Top ten best apps for iPhone

iPhone is one of the leading smartphone brands. This phone is popular because it uses powerful applications to simplify your everyday life. Here is an introduction to the ten best iPhone apps.. Always on time with Week calendar With the Week Calendar application, you...

Ten applications for Android

What would a smartphone be without any applications? Much needed, applications are programs that bring smartphones to life. For this purpose, we selected the ten best applications for Android to make your phone a unique, personalized and powerful tool. Personalize...

I broke my cell phone… what should I do now?

We all know that your smartphone is the apple of your eye. One of the most important electronic devices you own. It is therefore completely normal to panic a little bit when you break it. Of course, what you should do depends on the extent of the damage. A cracked...

Five reasons to buy an iPhone 5

The launch of the iPhone 6 and the release of iOS 8 back in September 2014 probably got you thinking about getting a new device. However, do not rush to the nearest Apple Store to get yourself one of these babies. Indeed, as mentioned in a previous blog post, the...

What should I do if I dropped my phone in water?

There is nothing more frustrating than dropping your smartphone in water. This type of incident happens all the time – in the toilette, at the pool, at the restaurant, in a puddle… Fortunately, all is not lost. There are plenty of ways to dry up your phone in order to...

Is the perfect monthly plan a myth?

Do you need to change your phone? Do you want to see if you can get a better contract with your mobile phone company? Before doing anything, make sure that you learn how to properly shop for a new agreement. By doing so, you will find perfect monthly plan to suit your...

4 reasons you should buy a smartphone

Do you still have your old phone from the 2000s? Or perhaps you own one of those devices known as flip phones that were popular about 10 years ago? Well, it's time to upgrade! Your good old phone will not last for a century, and you will eventually have to replace it...

Why you should recycle electronic devices?

Only a small quantity of programs is dedicated to recycling electronic devices here in Quebec. Over the past few years, however, this trend has gained a lot more popularity. A lot of organizations and businesses – including Recycell now have an excellent electric and...

iPhone vs. Android – The eternal dilemma

iPhone – or shall we say iOS? – and Android are the two main players on the smartphone market. Both operating systems have their own features and it is sometimes very hard to choose between the two. We have decided to put together the main features and characteristics...

Six things you should consider buying used

Everybody loves getting new stuff. Appeal to novelty, fashion, trends, and the almost unlimited availability of items in stores are powerful arguments that can greatly influence your purchasing behavior. However, there are some items that you could benefit from buying...

Do I Really Have to Upgrade to IOS 8?

iOS 8 has launched back in September this year and most iPhone owners made sure to upgrade their iOS as soon as they could. Indeed, a lot of improvements were made. Apple has, among other things, upgraded the camera, messages and keyboard applications, and allowed the...

Should I get an iPhone 6?

If you are a hard-core fan of all Apple products and you still have not purchased the brand new iPhone, it might be because you are still unsure about this new device. Indeed, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are the most recent devices launched by Apple this year. But...

Stay in touch with a used cellphone

Whether you are self-employed, a full-time student or simply someone who wishes to stay connected with your loved ones without breaking the bank, there is a solution for you. These days, smartphones are the best way to socialize and work wherever you may be. In fact,...

Cheap cell phones? It’s now possible!

Did you just lose your cell phone? Do you wish to upgrade your old mobile device with something little more powerful? Or perhaps your cell phone contract has not yet come to an end and you would like to replace your phone without having to do so through your current...