All Posts: Mobile

The Shack Takes A Closer Look At The Nokia Astound

We were able to give you a quick hands-on preview of the Nokia Astound for T-Mobile at CTIA 2011, but wanted to get a closer look at the software inside. The Nokia Astound for T-Mobile uses the Symbian operating system, which includes a number of cool features. Check out the video above to see some […] Read more

NOKIA ASTOUND FOR T-MOBILE @ CTIA 2011

Nokia was kind enough to invite us to check out the newly announced Nokia Astound for T-Mobile in their booth at CTIA Wireless 2011 this week. This sleek smartphone is deceptively small, but features a large 3.5-inch AMOLED display and a whopping 8 megapixel camera with 720p HD video recording. The Astound also comes with […] Read more

THE SHACK @ CTIA WIRELESS 2011

That’s right – The SHACK is on the floor at the International CTIA Wireless 2011 event in Orlando, Florida. This is one of the biggest wireless trade shows in the United States and there are new gadgets everywhere! Over 1,000 exhibitors take over 300,000 square feet to showcase the best new accessories, cell phones and […] Read more

THE SHACK Keeps You Mobile: Top Deals on Top Phones

Are you looking to pick up a hot new mobile device this Spring? Chances are, you’ll find the one you have your eye on listed below. Before you start worrying about the price tag, keep on reading and you’ll see that The Shack wants to save you money and keep you mobile.   SPRINT HTC […] Read more

The iPhone Trade & Save Promotion is BACK!

This Friday, March11 through Saturday, March 19th, you can get $75 towards a new iPhone when you trade in their current iPhone 3G or 3GS at The Shack.* iPhone 3GS – 8GB Normal Price: $49.99 (with new or upgrade 2-year agreement and iPhone data plan) Price with Trade-In: FREE +$25 RadioShack gift card (with new […] Read more

Top App Tuesday – Free For All: The Best (Free) Game Apps

  Here’s how the conversation goes:   Them: “You have to download this game! I’ve spent days playing it. The graphics are stellar, it’s addictive, my kids love it…” Me: “Cool. Is it free?” Them: “It’s like $3. Totally worth it.”   So then I pay for it, download it, and there’s a 50% chance […] Read more

Hot Phone Alert: HTC Inspire 4G

I got to take an early look at the new HTC Inspire 4G at the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas last month. I have to say its release date is perfectly timed (February 13) because it’s everything you want on Valentine’s Day. It’s also the first 4G-capable phone offered by AT&T and has the snappy […] Read more

Top App Tuesday – Entertainment Edition

Your mobile device is great for a lot of things – namely keeping in touch, staying organized and always being entertained. When it comes to entertainment, there are tons of apps that make finding an enjoyable distraction easy. Here are my top five.   Netflix   Platform: iPhone, iPod touch, iPad Price: Free Okay, so […] Read more