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The 15 Best Phones Under $300 

When you’re in the market for a new phone, you might narrow your choices by determining whether an Android or Apple device is right for you and if you should buy the latest iPhone or an older model. You might also consider factors like which phone has the best camera quality and how much storage you need on your phone. With all the…
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The 15 Best Phones Under $600 

If you’re in the market for a new smartphone, price is probably one of your top considerations. Finding a phone that fits your budget could be a challenge, as the worldwide average selling price of smartphones has climbed in recent years, and the new iPhone 13 Pro Max retails for upwards of $1,000. There’s a benefit to having…
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The 15 Best Phones Under $1,000 

If you’re in the market for a new smartphone, the options can seem overwhelming. You’ve got to consider whether to buy the newest iPhone or Android device, how much storage you need and what other features you prioritize most. Plus, getting a new device can mean your wallet takes a serious hit. Luckily, plenty of good smartphone options are…
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23 Tech Birthday Gift Ideas

23 Tech Birthday Gift Ideas When looking for the right birthday gift for someone in your life, consider checking out different types of tech. From appliances to entertainment, there are items for people with all interests and needs. Tech gifts are also available at all different price points and user-friendliness levels so you can find…
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Best 2022 Black Friday Tech Deals

Black Friday is right around the corner, and with it, fantastic deals on all things tech. Whether you’re buying for yourself or a loved one’s gift this holiday season, it’s hard to go wrong with the steep discounts you’ll find on Black Friday. In recent years, Black Friday has begun to merge with nearby holidays…
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5G Phones: An Overview

If you’ve stepped into a cell phone store in the last few years, you’ve probably heard the term 5G. You might have even heard all the hype surrounding the latest generation of wireless technology, offering faster speeds and higher rates of data transmission. 5G is an exciting step forward for cell service and other wireless…
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iPhone Color Guide

If you’ve compared Androids and iPhones and decided to go with an Apple product for your new cell phone, the next step is picking the right model for you. When deciding on an iPhone, consider style as well as functionality. Color is a major factor when choosing a phone. The Apple® iPhone offers a wide array of color options…
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iPhone 14 vs. iPhone 13 Comparison

With the latest Apple® iPhone release, many users have a choice to make — the new iPhone 14 or the now-more-affordable iPhone 13. Both are excellent devices that offer top-of-the-line smartphone experiences. Apple didn’t make many major changes to the latest iteration, but if you’re ready for an upgrade or looking to switch to iPhone, either…
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iPhone 14 Cost

The Apple® iPhone 14 came out in September 2022 with a slew of new features. We got a new 14 Plus model, an always-on display, new safety features and camera upgrades. But how much are these updates going to cost you? Fortunately, Apple has stayed fairly consistent in how it prices its iPhones. Depending on…
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Should I Buy the New iPhone?

Today, it seems like a new device or smartphone launches every month. From tablets to cell phones and smartwatches, it’s easy to become influenced by the latest marketing trends and consider buying the newest one on the market. Apple alone has released over 30 iPhones since its original launch, and many users have likely owned several iPhones…
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The Complete iPhone 14 Release Guide

With less than a month before the eagerly awaited Apple® iPhone 14 rumored release, we think it’s high time to tell you what you can expect. Apple has all but perfected their physical designs, so we should get a similar look, but under the hood, rumors point to a host of interesting features. From a 48MP…
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Which Phone Has the Best Camera?

When you’re looking to upgrade to a newer phone model, comparing all the details and specs is the way to go. Each year brings the latest and greatest in smartphone technology, and advancements happen so quickly that it can be difficult to keep up. Now, smartphones have an unbelievable amount of power and processing capability….
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How to Avoid a Broken iPhone Screen

We all know the feeling of watching our phones fall to the ground after slipping out of our hands. There is a moment of alarm before you reach down to pick it up. Many of us immediately begin examining the device for signs of damage. Sometimes, the destruction is obvious, and other times the phone…
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How to Set up Call Forwarding on Your iPhone

One of the most important things phones allow us to do is to remain connected across various locations, time zones and devices. The evolution of cell phones has rapidly created enhanced convenience and countless features, all at our fingertips. From browsing the internet to purchasing an item in another country to staying in touch with…
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How to Send a Fax With Your iPhone

Sending documents through a fax machine seems like a thing of the past. Or is it? Although many companies have moved away from this method of sending paperwork, many health care, financial and government organizations continue to fax. What happens when you don’t have access to a fax machine but still need to send a…
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How to Change the Name of Your iPhone

Whether you’ve just purchased a new iPhone or you’ve been using the same one for years, it can be useful to update your device’s name. There are multiple ways to change your iPhone name so that you can easily manage all your Apple devices and organize your personal information more effectively.  Here’s how to change…
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How to Close Apps on Your iPhone

Even though there are over 1 billion active iPhone users in America, there is still some confusion over closing apps and whether it is necessary to do so. Some people close their applications after every use, swiping out before going to their next digital destination or locking their phone. Other people choose to leave their apps open indefinitely….
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How Much Phone Storage Do I Need?

Smartphones serve a wide variety of functions that improve your quality of life. All of those functions need adequate phone storage to perform well, and every phone is different regarding how much space it provides. Knowing how you use your phone and what you use it for the most will help you figure out how…
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How to Screen-Share With Your iPhone

iPhones can broadcast their screens on compatible technology like smart televisions and laptops, letting you do everything from streaming video to sharing photos.  Have you ever wanted to show someone something on your iPhone without worrying about screen recording or sending them a file? You can use screen mirroring to show your entire screen on…
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What the Orange Dot on Your iPhone Means

If you’re an iPhone user, there may be a few things you don’t know about some of your features. Apple introduces regular software system updates that come with new fixes, updated layouts or icons you might not be familiar with. The latest iOS updates focus on user privacy and ask all apps to be transparent…
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How to Delete Photos on Your iPhone

Are you your friend group’s photographer? Do you travel a lot? Do you love capturing videos of life’s special moments? Are you always sending memes to the group chat?  All those photos are probably taking up a lot of space on your iPhone. Lucky for you, there are ways to go about deleting a lot,…
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How to Stop iPhone Calendar Spam

If you’ve opened your calendar app recently and noticed an event you don’t remember scheduling, you’ve likely received iPhone calendar spam.  Scammers target iPhone calendars in ways similar to phishing by trying to trick you into clicking on an included link, attachment or notification to steal your information. The best way to keep yourself safe…
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How to Put Your iPhone Into DFU Mode

Smartphones have endless capabilities and features that bring convenience and connection to users worldwide. However, this doesn’t mean that they’re without problems. Some devices, like iPhones, may experience operating system problems that shut down your phone or make it difficult to use.  If your device has corrupt or broken firmware, hardware-related issues, failed software updates…
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How to Share the Location of Your Phone

If you have ever tried to meet up with someone without an exact address, then you understand how frustrating it can be to find them using general directions. Similarly, if you have driven somewhere new and taken a wrong turn, you know how frightening being lost can feel. Luckily, most smartphones today have GPS technology that makes…
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How to Erase iPhone Data

Before you can switch your old iPhone out for a newer model, you’ll need to protect your privacy by wiping your data. This guide covers how to erase iPhone data back to factory settings.  How to Back Up Your iPhone on iOS You can save a backup of your data to the cloud directly from…
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How to Use the Flashlight on Your iPhone

The iPhone’s flashlight is one of its simplest and most helpful features. Whether you need to walk your dog at night, turn on your circuit breaker after a power outage or look for your keys under the couch cushions, the flashlight on your iPhone can help.  The LED flashlight comes from the phone’s camera flash mechanism,…
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How to Use Sleep Mode on Your iPhone

Regular sleep is crucial for health. While the CDC recommends adults get at least seven hours of sleep a night, many adults in the U.S. are chronically sleep-deprived.  Sleep is essential for multiple reasons. Cognitive function: Sleeping is crucial for the brain to process information from the previous day and form new neural pathways. Getting adequate amounts…
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How to Change Your iPhone’s Password

As an iPhone user, you likely use your phone for many aspects of your life. From texting and phone calls to banking and emails, your iPhone holds a significant amount of your personal information. Creating an effective passcode helps protect your information from anyone who might get ahold of your phone. Find out why iPhone…
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How to Scan a QR Code With an iPhone

Though they’ve been around since the ’90s, quick response codes didn’t catch on until the age of smartphones and widespread mobile internet access. Now, they’re easier than ever to scan and, if you have an iPhone, you can make it happen in just a few clicks without any extra apps. You’ll find QR codes everywhere…
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How to Factory Reset Your iPhone

Smartphones have become a major part of many people’s daily lives over the last decade. From texting to GPS, users rely on their devices for many of their everyday activities. In 2020, there were more than 294 million smartphone users in the United States alone. That is a lot of individual devices! To avoid filling landfills with old phones, every user should…
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How to Make a Video Into a Live Photo

Live Photos are one of the most exciting new features Apple has introduced to iPhones in the past decade. Around since the iPhone 6S release in 2015, Live Photos are small, 1.5-second videos composed of regular pictures taken with your standard iOS camera. When Live Photo is enabled, you can long-press any photo in your album to see…
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How to Screenshot on Your iPhone

If you’re like most smartphone users, screenshots are a part of your daily phone use, whether you’re capturing a funny meme, sharing part of an interesting article or saving a conversation for later. Screenshots are a fast, convenient way to save and share information, but it’s not always clear how to take them on a…
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Locked and Unlocked Phones

The average person clicks on their smartphone 2, 617 times per day, so it’s best to have a mobile device that suits you completely. It used to be that buying a cell phone meant going to your local carrier and buying whichever one suited you best. Today, there are many different ways to buy a smartphone,…
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20 Best Christmas Gifts for Dads

As the holiday season rolls around, it can be challenging to think of what to buy Dad for Christmas. Especially when looking for gifts for the dad who wants nothing or seemingly has everything already, it might be hard to think of ideas.  This Christmas, you can find the best Christmas gift for Dad by…
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13 Gifts for Long-Distance Family Members

For many people, having a long-distance family or loved ones can be challenging, but it’s especially bittersweet during the holidays and special occasions. Whether your family lives across the state, country or the globe, you may struggle to think of gifts to send your loved ones throughout the year as reminders of your love.  With…
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20 Best Gifts for Apple Lovers in 2021

Anyone who uses Apple products knows they sometimes come with a hefty price tag. However, getting a gift for the Apple lovers in your life doesn’t have to break the bank. Buying your friend or family member a used iPhone, iPad or MacBook can save you significant amounts of money — without sacrificing quality.  Beyond devices, there are many other…
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20 Best Christmas Gifts for Moms

As you begin holiday shopping, it might be difficult to find Christmas gifts for the mom who doesn’t want anything. Still, you’ll likely want to find a thoughtful present for your mother this holiday. When searching for Christmas gifts from mom to daughter or useful Christmas presents, consider the things your mom enjoys most for…
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20 Best Christmas Gifts for Grandparents

The holiday shopping season is here, and it’s time to find the perfect gift for the loved ones in your life. Grandparents play an important role in our lives and deserve the best at the holidays — check out these 20 top Christmas gifts for grandparents for the 2021 gift-giving season. Christmas Gifts for Grandparents…
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20 Best Holiday Shopping Apps

The holidays are fast approaching, and with them comes the Christmas shopping season. The right app can transform your smartphone from a regular communication device to an easy way to save money and snag the best deals for your loved ones. Holiday shopping apps can help you: Find the best deals: Retailer-specific and discount apps help…
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How to Host a Virtual Thanksgiving With Your Family and Friends

More than half of surveyed people in the United States consider Thanksgiving a “very important” holiday for their family to celebrate — but what happens when an in-person gathering isn’t possible? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advised families to hold virtual Thanksgiving celebrations during the 2020 holiday season to promote social distancing and maintain a safer…
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14 Signs You Need a New Phone

Phones are important devices. Often, people save vital information on their phones, like contacts, notes and memories. On average, people spend around five to six hours on their phones each day in the U.S. — whether you are talking with loved ones, scrolling through social media or enjoying the latest apps, phones are an integral part of our lives….
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How to Permanently Delete Text Messages

People delete text messages from their phones all the time. But do those deleted messages disappear forever? Deleting messages is essential for buying or reselling used iPhones or Androids to give buyers a clean slate when starting with their new phone. Removing texts can also free up storage space on devices. Depending on what kind…
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2021 Apple Event Recap

Every September, people across the country tune in to learn about the latest releases from Apple. These new releases set the bar, and this year’s event was no exception. If you missed this year’s event, we’ve got you covered. Here’s what went down for devices at the 2021 Apple Event. iPad & iPad Mini Whether…
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How to Print From Your iPhone

Gone are the days of complex printer setups and external storage cards — modern advancements have made printing easier than ever. Whether it’s a recipe you’re excited to try, driving directions to the new store in town or your favorite photo from last weekend, here’s how to print directly from your iPhone using a wireless…
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How to Clear the Cache on Your iPhone

The cache — pronounced “cash” — is the part of your smartphone or computer that collects data from websites and apps, stores critical information and makes it easier and faster to load those same websites and apps in the future. At any given moment, your phone’s cache is full of data to boost your phone’s…
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Google Pixel 5 vs. iPhone 12

As 2020 winds to an end, top phone manufacturers — including Google and Apple — have focused on putting out fun and exciting devices with more emphasis on connectivity and practicality. This is the case with Apple’s autumn 2020 release of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Mini and Google’s Pixel 5, which debuted on…
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How to Locate Your Lost Phone

How to Locate Your Lost Phone Smartphones have undoubtedly made our lives much easier and more organized, but the downside to being so reliant on a palm-sized piece of technology is the absolute panic and disorientation we experience if it’s ever lost. Luckily, smartphone manufacturers predict and prepare for this possibility by equipping smartphones with…
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2019 Apple WWDC Highlights

The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference is still in full swing, but we were all given a glimpse at the new lineup of updates expected this year. Software updates, a Mac Pro refresh and more will be rolling out soon. In case you missed the two-hour keynote, here are the big Apple updates from 2019 WWDC….
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What Do We Know About E-Waste?

When you think of any given landfill, what comes to mind? Garbage, old furniture, mostly junk, right? If you weren’t considering electronic waste, you may be part of the 85% of Americans that are unaware of e-waste and its effect on the environment. E-waste is considered electronic products nearing the end of their “useful life”…
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Black Friday Deals Start NOW!

That special time of the year is almost here. Lucky for you, Gazelle has all the tech deals you need to get your shopping done fast online. Forget the lines and crowds this November – we’ve got you covered. For the entire month of November, Gazelle will have a wide variety of promotions with special…
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Woah! These 70 New Emojis Are 🔥💯👌

Break out the 🍶, because it’s World Emoji Day! Today’s the day we celebrate one fun and funky universal language that’s come to be a very prominent feature in our social feeds, texts, and even thesis statements. Emojis have grown from a small group of yellow cartoon faces five years ago to 1,644 symbols today, with more…
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Now Selling: Premium Apple MacBooks!

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of opening up a fresh piece of technology. The feel of the packaging, the flawless screen, and, dare we say, the smell? All of this and more has made us more driven than ever to provide a unique experience for our customers. We’re proud to announce the addition of…
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Top Features of the Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung’s newest smartphone was officially introduced to the public this past Sunday at Mobile Word Congress (MWC). The new Samsung Galaxy S9 brandishes more than a few notable upgrades and improvements, acting as an interesting response to Apple’s iPhone X. Here are a few of the flashy new tricks up the Galaxy S9‘s sleeve.  …
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Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts

This year, skip the homemade coupon book. These are a few last minute Valentine’s Day gifts your honey will dig when you’re in a bind. Some of these cost as much as some paper and envelopes! Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts Tickets to an upcoming concert of their favorite artist. Nothing rocks quite like scoring…
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5 Reasons to Buy an Unlocked Phone

Options are constantly growing for each new smartphone. That’s why selecting the one best formatted for your lifestyle can be a little bit daunting. This is especially true when the connected areas such as coverage and carrier come into question. You may have already heard of an “unlocked phone”, but is it something that may…
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What’s an Offer Lock?

At Gazelle, we know phones. It’s best to understand that all phones depreciate in value over time, whether it’s an unused device taking up space or a recent iPhone you’re looking to upgrade. The minute your device leaves it’s original box, it decreases in value and continues to do so. It drops even more drastically around the launch…
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Apple Release Rumor Roundup

From mere rumors and small talk to leaked images and features, it’s as if the illustrious iPhone 8 has been slowly morphing into the real deal over the past several months. Apple has done its best to keep the new model and its fellow iPhone 7s, 7s Plus and new SE under wraps. Yet, the…
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Happy 10th Birthday, iPhone!

If it wasn’t enough to think that most of the population was ringing in a new millennium 17 years ago, the iPhone turns ten years old this month. To celebrate a decade of the ever-evolving digital companion we’ve come to rely on, here’s a look back at the first iPhone ever introduced in January of…
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Experts say between 8 billion and 10 billion syringes are needed for COVID-19 vaccinations alone. While the European Union looked into creating a COVID-19 smartphone app that could function across the bloc, governors on both U.S. While that figure has declined, it has still been exceeding 20,000 regularly in recent days. Oregon’s vaccination rate is…
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2018 fifa world cup france jersey

Two presenters, watching the game live on Golovanov’s Time, a show broadcast on Ukraine24, got so excited they poured water over themselves to celebrate. The prosecution alleges that by securing the sale of the stake to the company, Ecclestone would remain in charge of Formula One and its commercial rights, broadcast payments and sponsorship deals….
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Les années 2010 marquent l’avènement de Neymar, leader technique sur le terrain et icône auprès du peuple brésilien. Dans les années 1920 et 1930, le championnat sud-américain des nations sert de phase qualificative pour les Jeux olympiques. ↑ Le format de la Coupe du monde 1974 innove : 16 nations sont qualifiées et réparties en…
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The Best Phones For Moms

Many moms look for phones that can help them keep up with their kids’ busy schedules or durable devices with a long-lasting battery that can withstand heavy use at work. Perhaps your mom prefers an easy-to-use device without all the bells and whistles. Whatever the case, finding the best smartphone for mom can help her…
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How Much Does an iPhone Cost?

According to a 2021 report, over 900 million people globally own an iPhone, which shows just how incredibly popular the device has become since its initial release in 2007. Since more than 30 iPhones have hit the market since then, it can be challenging to know which one is best for your needs and budget. If you’re shopping…
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20 Anniversary Tech Gifts

Picking out an anniversary present doesn’t have to be challenging. You can opt for a tech gadget that will make your partner’s life easier and more fun. From movie projectors to smart kitchen appliances, there is truly a gadget for everyone. We put together a list of 20 different tech present ideas to make it…