Believe it or not, using your smartphone right before bed can affect how well you sleep. The blue light emitted from our smartphones, TVs and other handheld devices can suppress our natural melatonin, a hormone that regulates the sleep-wake cycle. Thankfully, most smartphones have a solution for this called Night Shift. The Night Shift setting automatically adjusts the colors in your screen’s display according to the time of day. Once the sun rises, your [...]
Taking the time to clean your smartphone and other devices is important now more than ever. Cleaning Screens & Surfaces Our phones travel with us everywhere, collecting germs of all kinds along the way. Luckily, there are plenty of safe and easy ways to properly clean your handheld tech and prevent the spread of germs. Here are some general rules of thumb: Only use a soft, lint-free cloth. Any other materials [...]
Sometimes, you have to expect the unexpected. Maybe your cat knocked over a glass of water right onto your laptop, or a power surge wiped out your brand-new smart TV. Normally you’d be out of luck… until now. Verizon Protect Home is here to make it right. What is Verizon Protect Home? Verizon Protect Home provides device repair and replacement coverage for an unlimited number of your eligible home entertainment and smart home [...]
Have an old, unused smartphone sitting in a drawer somewhere? Instead of letting it collect dust, you may be able to trade it in for credit towards a new phone, tablet, and more, all thanks to the Cellular Sales Smartphone Trade-In program. Want to learn more? We’ve outlined all the details of the program, how it works, and how it can benefit you and your family. How Trade-In Works The Cellular Sales Smartphone [...]
Let’s be honest… sometimes we receive gifts that we don’t really like. Luckily, December 19th is National Regifting Day. Though this day was originally chosen in honor of office Christmas parties and Secret Santa gift exchanges, it’s also the perfect excuse to regift an old present that you don’t want anymore. Though it may seem rude to regift items you’ve been given, it can be done in a respectful way. Plus, it’s good for the [...]
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Want to be rewarded just for being a Cellular Sales customer? You can with Verizon Up! Verizon Up is a rewards program that gives you access to awesome discounts on apparel, dining, concert tickets and more just for paying your wireless bill every month. Just download the My Verizon app to get started! How Verizon Up Works Every time you pay your bill, you automatically get one credit. From the time you [...]
Learn about the benefits of Total Mobile Protection and the Tech Coach app!
Many states across the country have been keeping the roads safer by passing laws prohibiting cellphone use while driving. Even if your state doesn’t have a hands-free law in place, it’s good to get in the habit of putting the phone down when behind the wheel. Realistically, we know that’s easier said than done. That’s why we found some useful technology and accessories to help you stay in touch with your friends and family [...]
Learn how to back up your contacts, photos and more before you upgrade to the newest iPhone!