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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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10 Best Christmas Gifts for the Family

Spending time together during Christmas is great for making new memories and feeling grateful for each other. Exchanging thoughtful gifts on Christmas day is a wonderful opportunity to show your family that you care about picking out something perfect for them. Seeing your family members’ faces fill with delight when opening their present is priceless….