smartphone

Wires can’t keep up with faster Wi-Fi

Gigabit Wi-Fi, or 802.11ac, has been slowly appearing in homes, buildings and public hotspots, but according to researchers at OpenSignal, gigabit is not delivering to smartphones and wiring is the culprit. In ...

Whats Up HTC 10

The HTC 10 had no choice but to revamp their design in order to compete with the Samsung Galaxy S7. A mere 5.6 ounces the phone feels more solid than previous models especially the G5. The back of the phone is ...

Siri Data Storage

Just like other companies that hold on to your data from devices for a certain length of time, Apple is no different. Tracy Muller, an Apple spokesperson has clarified how Siri stores its data. It caught our at...

2013 Smartphone Line Up

Are you looking to get the latest and greatest smartphone but don’t know where to start looking? Well, bva spotted a great article covering 7 different phones that are coming out this year. The folks over...

Facebook Home

Last Thursday Facebook’s Company Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg introduced us to Facebook Home. This app that changes the lock and home screens to the FB designed ones completely overhaul your phone to a...

Kyocera Torque

Are you looking for a 4G smart phone that is a durable enough to take a little beating every now and then? If so the Kyocera Torque may be the phone you have been looking for. It caught our eye here at BVA, so ...

Sony’s Newest Smartphones

BVA has caught sight of Sony’s latest smartphones that will hit the market sometime in the second quarter, and they shouldn’t disappoint.  The Xperia SP and Xperia L are Sony’s affordable alte...

iOS or Android?

The Android vs iOS battle is like this generations Coke vs Pepsi. With so many options along with people’s brand loyalty it is a battle that may never have a winner, even here with our employees at BVA. I...

Marvell is releasing Quad-Core

Marvell is releasing a quad-core chip named PXA1088 which is set to be in phones and tablets later this year. It has an ARM Cortex-A7 quad-core chip with support for global HSPA+ networks. It seems as though Ma...

Use Apple Configurator to deploy iPhones and iPads

Apple’s Configurator tool allows you to configure and deploy up to 30 iOS devices at a time.  The free app allows you to configure settings like Wi-fi and Exchange ActiveSync, and well as restrict access ...