Category Archives: Reviews

Moto Z2 Force Review: Modular Design Persists with Minimal Changes

Lenovo has taken great strides to bring the Moto brand of smartphones to the head of the Android pack. And following their attempt to bring modular to the masses in 2016 with the Moto Z and Moto Z Force, they’re up to it again this summer with the Moto Z2 and Z2 Force.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Review: The S7 Edge has Evolved

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is one of the most stunning handheld devices around this summer. And although Samsung has taken a hit in the news lately for fraud and “batterygate” with the Note 7, we gave this beauty a full review with some astounding results. For the full details, read on below.

LG G6 Review on Verizon: LG’s Most Promising Flagship Yet

In 2017, the technology gimmicks are dying and slam-dunk design paired with state of the art hardware is prevailing. What does that mean? It means LG has finally learned to build flagships without scratch-proof plastic and cheap gimmicks. For the full monty, read on below for Tech Void’s review of the LG G6 on Verizon.

The Circle Review: A Modern 1984 Warns of Totalitarian Future from the Likes of Facebook and Google

Last month I read Dave Eggers’ The Circle, and then I saw the film this weekend. Both illustrate a fascinating world where a technology-obsessed public assimilate to totalitarian ideas disguised as democracy. It’s a modern take on Orwell’s 1984. In this case, a company known as the “The Circle,” like Google or Facebook, becomes the public’s frenemy. The Circle offers affordable, fun technology and software for the price of surveillance and constant data tracking.

Popsockets Review: The Best Smartphone Accessory

Smartphones are ubiquitous these days as are the problems associated with owning one. Many of these include hardware issues, but I’m talking about something even more relatable–gravity. Dropping your phone, trying to pick up your phone, and looking at your phone from awkward angles in bed are constant issues (first world problems) people encounter.

LG V20 Review on AT&T: LG’s Phablet Experiments Continue

Last year LG unveiled the V10, a giant smartphone (or phablet) with a 2.1″ second screen above its 5.7” Quad HD display. It felt as robust as Droid Turbo 2 with a ruggedized back and a solid aluminum frame. It was far too large for the average consumer, yet it was weirdly satisfying to use. We called it “bold,” “sexy,” and “clean and industrial.” It had a decent dual-camera and wonderful internal specs. And we generally really liked the thing.