Buying a Tablet: 6 Things to Consider

If you’ve ever considered buying a tablet for yourself or a loved one, you’ve probably come to realize that tablets have a lot going for them: convenience, portability, the awesomeness of touchscreens without the drawbacks of tiny smartphone screens. But you might also be wondering where to begin. What is the right model for you? How much storage… Read More »

What Does Factory Refurbished Mean?

As a manager on the Customer Care team here at BLINQ, I often chat with customers about our product offerings and conditions. Some of the more common questions we receive include, “What does factory refurbished mean?” Or, “What should I expect when ordering factory refurbished items?” So, I’m here to answer your questions about what ‘Factory Refurbished’ means when buying from… Read More »

5 Tricks to Curb Your Smartphone Data Usage

It’s the middle of the month, and you receive that most dreaded text from your mobile provider: “You have used 90% of the data in your plan.” Your blood runs cold. Your breathing goes shallow. Okay, maybe it’s not that bad — but you may find yourself counting the days until you can use your data again without… Read More »

How to Find the Perfect Halloween Dog Costume

Halloween is right around the corner, y’all! Here at BLINQ, we love getting into the holiday spirit by finding the most funny and unique costumes to dress up in — some people even flaunt theirs around the office! But my very favorite part of the season has to be finding an adorable costume for my dog. There are… Read More »

Android Phone Features We Can’t Live Without

I’ll be honest. I’ve always been an Apple junkie. I love my MacBook, iPad, and most of all, my iPhone. My fiancé, on the other hand, is the kind of guy that has had the same phone since 2010 and only recently upgraded when his phone stopped receiving text messages altogether. He refused to join the Apple ranks, and instead… Read More »

Improve Your Eco-Friendliness With These Green Tips!

Whether you’ve taken our Green Quiz, or simply want to improve your eco-friendliness, it’s important to know that small changes to your daily habits can make a big difference for the environment! We recently sat down with Ann from our sustainability team to rack her brain and learn about her favorite green tips. Check them out below and start… Read More »

Quiz: How Green Are You?

Have you ever wondered how green you really are? Maybe you go the extra mile to be kinder to our planet or maybe you’re well intentioned but never seem to find the recycling bin. No matter your current habits, knowing how green you are is the first step to upping up your game and positively contributing to a… Read More »