Weekly Round-up


Well, coming off the high of Gamescom, it was hard to get back into the regular rumor mill that inhabits the pages of tech blogs and e-magazines the world over.  But, with the rapid approach of the IFA tradeshow, opening September 5, rumors are starting to gain a little more substance, and we managed to find a few promising tidbits to share with...

IFA Pre-Party is fun fun fun


The IFA global trade show for consumer e...

iPhone 6, Apple Watch, OS8 and U2. What a morning.


Anyone who has been on the Internet or watched TV or spoken to another human being in the past month knows that today was Apple's big reveal-a-thon.  The Internet is awash with details of the details of the event, so we thought we'd bring you the basics, with a few handy pointers to some of the more useful details.  Here's what we're getting fro...

What people love and hate about the iPhone 6 (and iOS 8)


Well, the iPhone 6es and their iOS8 have been out for about a week now, and, with more than 10 million selling in its first weekend on t...

The Dawn of the Digital Classroom


There is no doubt we're in the midst of a digital age.  In the U.S., nearly every aspect of our lives involves some kind of digital technology.  From shopping list apps to scheduling doctor's appointments online, so much of what we do each day is made simpler, or at least more convenient, by a smartphone, tablet, or some other kind of mobile dev...

The Things We BLING


Since the dawn of civilization, human beings have been making things fancier, shinier, and generally more gorgeous by covering them with gems, precious metals, and various forms of art.  From Tutankhamun's funeral mask to Lil Waynes grill

What Phone Specs Mean to You, Pt. 1: The Tiny Computer


AMOLED, GHz, GSM, megapixels, dual core, MicroSD, LTE, LCD.  What do all these mysterious words and letters mean?  And then, what do they really mean, like, in a practical €˜which phone should I buy way?  To the average user, the specs used to describe cell phones these days can be at best meaningless and at times misleading.  Not to wo...

Phone or Tablet?  What kind of user are you?


We recently came across this infographic from Rishabh Software illustrating how iPhone users compare to iPad users, from a sample of about 44,000.  We werent too surprised to see that small business owners t...

What Phone Specs Mean to You, Pt. 2: The Screen


Nokia color screenRemember how exciting it was when cell phones were first able to...

The Best €œBest of 2014€ Lists


As another year draws to a close, experts in every field have compiled lists of their favorite things from 2014.  Well, here at Mighty Skins, we decided to compile a list of our own.  Weve rounded up our favorite lists in all our favorite categories for the Best €œBest of 2014€ Lists List.  Enjoy.

Best €œBest Apps€ Lists

The Guardia...

What Phone Specs Mean to You, Pt. 3: Connectivity


So, weve talked about specs related to your computers brain (the CPU) and to its face (the screen), but what about its eyes and ears?  And, well, its mouth?  After all, whats a face without eyes, ears, nose and mouth?  And whats a smartphone without Wi-Fi, a wireless network, and all the other things it uses to gather and dispense information?  ...

What Phone Specs Mean to You, Pt. 4: The Camera


iPhone 6 cameraAlright.  So now you k...