Beware these 3 soggy iPhone myths

I am sure you’ve heard this advice before. You’ve probably even read it on the Internet. It goes like this: “If you drop your iPhone in water, drop it in rice right away.” The rice myth Phewy. That’s soggy advice for a soggy iPhone. Not only will it frequently not work, but it will often do more damage to your […]

Vendor Attempts to Destroy Our Reputation via Fake Reviews on Facebook

We all know the importance of online reviews to solidify the reputation of local brick and mortar businesses. For some business reviews are everything. To the onliners that no longer drive around and search for what they need, this can make or break a business. But what happens when unscrupulous individuals or companies use these platforms for malicious vendettas or as […]

Houston iPhone Screen Repair Accepts Bitcoin

Houston iPhone Screen Repair and its owner Jamee Weber are pleased to announce that they now accept Bitcoin as a Payment Option for all local and mail in customers. This news comes on the heels of a growing number of large retail companies such as WordPress,, Subway, Microsoft, NameCheap, Expedia, Whole Foods, Intuit, and many more beginning to accept […]

iPhone 7 with No Headphone Jack – Genius or Disaster?

  • September 29, 2016
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In November of last year, rumors started spreading that the iPhone 7 would ship without a standard headphone jack. When those rumors first started swirling, most people dismissed them as completely absurd. But over time, more evidence continued to leak that Apple was going to debut an iPhone without a 3.5mm headphone port. And when Tim Cook got on stage […]

Pokemon Go Causing Chaos at Rio Olympics, Locally in Houston and Everywhere in Between

  • August 12, 2016
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At the beginning of August, The Verge reported that a champion gymnast from Japan had racked up a $5,000 cellphone bill in Rio. This massive bill was due to roaming charges. Specifically, those roaming charges were linked to the gymnast using data to play Pokemon Go. Although the Japanese gymnast was able to get his bill reduced from $5,000 to […]

The Truth Behind Why AppleCare is a Waste (and How to Actually Protect Your Phone)

  • July 18, 2016
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If you walk into the Apple Store at the Galleria or anywhere else in Houston and listen to what people are asking about, chances are it will only take a few minutes for AppleCare to come up. When people think of AppleCare, they often think of iPhone insurance. Unfortunately, that’s simply not correct! Even though many people believe that buying […]

The Screen Generation: Is You’re Smartphone Making You Go Blind?


When is the Galaxy S6 Release Date? (Plus 8 Other FAQs)

After lots of anticipation, Samsung officially launched the Galaxy S6 at MWC 2015. When the S6 was officially launched, it included news that there will also be a Galaxy S6 Edge. Since we know you’re probably dying to know more about these awesome phones, we’re going to dive right in to answering questions about them: When will the Galaxy S6 […]

The iPhone 6 or Galaxy S5: Should You Go with Apple or Samsung in 2015?

If you’re thinking about buying a new phone within the next couple of weeks, there’s a good chance that you’re trying to decide between an Apple iPhone 6 or Samsung Galaxy S5. While these two devices are far from being the only smartphones on the market in 2015, they’re heads and shoulders above the rest in terms of what they […]

Google Glass Sucks: 6 Reasons Why, Plus the 5 Competitors That Want to Capitalize On Its Weaknesses

If you were surprised by the title of this post, let me clarify that Google Glass is definitely a cool concept. And while there are plenty of good things that can be said about the initial version of this wearable technology, it’s far from being perfect. In fact, there are some major shortcomings of Glass. The biggest problems that actual […]