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New Battery Technology for Cell Phones

Is your phone spying on you after you get it repaired? Rumors say that the Galaxy S9 will have a bigger battery thanks to increased miniaturization of PCB connections. Just in time for batteries that may end up needing a whole lot less space thanks to Zinc-Air technological advances. Did your camera survive the eclipse?

What happens when you discount prices?

This is the audio from a YouTube Livestream. Topics include the cost of offering a discount, no fix no fee policies, adding microsoldering services and more.

Our first Live stream podcast

How to know if your iPhone battery needs to be replaced. What you should know about CTIA before spending any money with them. Distracted drivers and more…

A cell phone with no battery

This week in wireless I talk about a cell phone that does not need a battery, whether or not phones cause brain tumors, the KFC commemorative Huawei smartphone, and Verizon’s “Test” for throttling Netflix and YouTube. Last but not least next week we go live! 2pm PST Monday July 31st will be the first GoCellPhoneRepair live stream on YouTube. To join the chat come by

Your Phone is Not Waterproof

Water resistant does not mean waterproof. Despite the way it was advertised your phone was not designed to go swimming. The more water resistant manufacturers make their products the more people think that they are impervious to moisture of any sort under any conditions. We know first hand from our side of the counter that this is not the case. Also Facebook is using their messaging app to spy on you through your phone… allegedly. But you already knew that right?

What is your warranty?

Today I briefly discuss repair warranties and net neutrality. Also, a few answers to some questions from YouTube viewers.

Thomas from RepairTraders.Com

Today I spoke with Thomas from It’s a website that facilitates the buying and selling of used phones, parts, computers, and more. Best of all there are no fees for using their service. Thomas also shares some of his insights regarding the wholesale part of the business.

Smartphone News- June 26, 2017

A customer gets bear maced. Robocall bill could make the no call list even more useless. Marty Cooper predicts implantable smart technology as the next logical step. Right to Repair update and more…


Persistence is a huge part of success. I can’t imagine why anyone concerned with yours would tell you to just give up if you don’t get things right the first time. Did you buy the iPhone 7 with a “slower” modem chip? A grass roots effort in Colorado wants to prohibit the sale of phones for use by anyone under the age of 13.