Super Bowl XLIX takes a huge byte out of social media

The most talked about television event of the year saw record-breaking numbers as football fans across the nation came out in droves to tweet and post about their favorite NFL team. As reported by TechCrunch, both Facebook and Twitter reported an increase in engagement from last year’s Super Bowl. Facebook aimed to examine engagement on … Read more

Calling from a Shopping Cart: Amazon Fire Phone Review

The Amazon Fire Phone attempts to offer a new perspective on the way we interact with our phones. In many ways, it works. But the phone falls short on delivering on some of its core strengths and goals. After building a name for itself with the Kindle Fire line of tablets, Amazon launched their smartphone … Read more

New rating shows Sky Harbor Airport download speeds equate to a herd of turtles

If you’ve ever been to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport you may have noticed your cell phone reception probably wasn’t all that great. You’re not alone. According to a report released by RootMetrics, an organization that tests and rates cell service coverage, Sky Harbor ranked 39th out of the 50 largest airports in the country … Read more

Recycle, Trade-in & Upgrade! Preparing for the new iPhone 6

The iPhone launch set a new record for Apple with over 4 million iPhone 6 preorders in the first 24 hours. If you have preordered the new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, or plan to get one, and don’t know what to do with your old smartphone, you have a few options: trade it in, sell … Read more

LG G2 -Tech Review

The AZTB gadget review team is back at it with smartphones, and this time we bring you the LG G2. We know that the tech world is buzzing with new gadgets and gizmos and we’re here to give you some good and not so good features of the LG G2 to help simplify it for you. Our … Read more

Motorola Moto X VS. Samsung Galaxy Mega – Tech Review

The AZTB gadget review team got the chance to test the waters on the Moto X and the Samsung Galaxy Mega. Our team included a software developer, an engineer, a tech savvy consumer and a public relations specialist with the mission to put the devices to heavy use for three days and share their opinions about … Read more

Let the Bidding Begin…Executive Lunch Auction Opens to Benefit AZ Tech Council

The Arizona Technology Council is auctioning off members of their Board of Executives to raise money for member services. Auctions opened on July 8th and close on July 19th. The highest bidder on each board member will receive a lunch with their chosen executive to pick their brains for ideas, pitch future plans, or receive advice. … Read more

Control Your Home Security Through Your Mobile Device

AT&T announced that it will be launching Digital Life, a home security system controlled through the web or mobile device, in several more cities including Phoenix. Digital Life is designed to allow easy, fast, convenient home management remotely. Through their existing broadband provider and any wireless service, customers can manage many different facets of their … Read more