AT&T is misleading some of its customers with a fake 5G logo. Some phones now show '5G E,' which stands for '5G Evolution,' instead of the 'LTE' indicator, even though they're really connected via 4G.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 7, 2019
PC Magazine conducted its eighth annual study assessing LTE speeds and performance in the United States, and hails Verizon as the 4G leader. T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint rank second, third, and fourth respectively.
Internet June 14, 2018
T-Mobile was just crowned the winner of OpenSignal's annual survey for mobile networks. The 2018 State of Mobile Networks report shows that the carrier won in five out of six categories.
Internet January 23, 2018
The Apple Watch Series 3 currently has reliability issues for its LTE connectivity feature. Apple will soon roll out a patch, but that might not be enough to solve the device's biggest problem.
Apple September 20, 2017
Verizon has launched its first 4G LTE flip phone with HD voice and Wi-Fi calling. Meet the LG Exalt LTE, available now on Verizon.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 17, 2017
The world's smallest 4G smartphone has taken Kickstarter by storm, raising more than three times its funding goal with 34 days to go. Meet Jelly, a mini-sized 4G smartphone running Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 3, 2017
Samsung has announced the new Gear S3 classic with 4G LTE connectivity, and the Tizen smartwatch is heading to AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon in the foreseeable future.
Wearable Tech March 23, 2017
According to a deeper look into OpenSignal’s latest report, the company found that T-Mobile and Verizon are tied when when it comes to 4G speeds in the U.S. nationally, but T-Mobile dominates in the Northeast.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 16, 2017
Sales of 4G smartphones are expected to increase dramatically. About 1.17 billion 4G smartphones are expected to ship in 2016.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 1, 2016
T-Mobile has extended its free unlimited 4G LTE data roaming offer till Dec. 31, 2016. The U.S. network operator's deal is for postpaid subscribers traveling to select European and South American destinations.
Internet September 29, 2016
AT&T and Qualcomm look at future where drones can operate outside the line of sight and stay connected to the internet using the carrier's LTE networks.
Internet September 7, 2016
T-Mobile announced two new pieces of technology to boost the LTE speeds of subscribers to as fast as 400 Mbps. In the same press release, the carrier criticized Verizon's LTE Advanced, which only promises speeds of up to 300 Mbps.
Business Tech September 7, 2016
Verizon has launched the LTE Advanced network, which promises subscribers across 461 cities with speeds of up to 300 Mbps. Customers can already begin enjoying the technology's perks as long as they own a smartphone that supports it.
Internet August 30, 2016
Verizon recently made a major announcement on price hikes and new features coming to its postpaid offerings. The carrier will also be adding a new feature for prepaid subscribers, named Always-On Data.
Internet July 17, 2016
Chevrolet is reducing the prices of its 4G LTE data plans, making it more accessible to customers. Here's how much you have to pay now with the updated options.
Car Tech June 30, 2016
The company Space Data filed a lawsuit against Google alleging the company infringed on its patents and broke a non-disclosure agreement regarding Project Loon.
Google June 17, 2016
Republic Wireless is expanding its lineup of devices in response to consumers who want access to cheaper Wi-Fi using currently popular smartphone models. The initial list of devices includes those from Motorola, Huawei, LG and Samsung.
Internet May 12, 2016
Cricket Wireless has another budget friendly smartphone on offer and this time it’s from Samsung. The Galaxy Amp Prime is a 4G LTE-equipped handset available online and via Cricket's stores for just $149.99.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 1, 2016
Verizon is now offering the LG K4 LTE to consumers who are in the market for feature-packed devices that don’t come heavy on the pocket. The 4.5-inch device can be snagged at $5.00 a month for a two-year contract or at the retail price of $120.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 26, 2016
Xiaomi showcased the Mi 5, its latest flagship handset, at the Mobile World Congress. Recent information pertaining to the 4G LTE support shows that the device could play nice with the major American carriers, but not all.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 27, 2016
OpenSignal pitted T-Mobile against AT&T, Verizon and Sprint, and the results are just in. T-Mobile leads the pack with the fastest wireless network speed, and the report brings some interesting data.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 3, 2016
LG is indefinitely yanking the Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE from store shelves because of problems with the smartwatch’s hardware. All customers who have preordered the device are expected to receive a refund.
Wearable Tech November 20, 2015
The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition, the first LTE-equipped Android smartwatch, has recently been made available through AT&T and Verizon. However, what does it mean for an Android smartwatch to be fitted with LTE connectivity?
Wearable Tech November 16, 2015
Los Angeles is rolling out 100 Philips SmartPoles, extraordinary street lights fitted with Ericsson 4G LTE wireless technology. The City of Angels moves closer to a networked metropolis.
Internet November 6, 2015
Oppo has released its latest R7 offering, the R7s. The mobile device will feature a 5.5-inch display, Snapdragon 615 SoC, 4GB of RAM and VOOC Fast Charging.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 19, 2015
LG has just unveiled the LG Watch Urbane 2nd edition. So how does it stack up against its predecessor?
Wearable Tech October 2, 2015
The United States has dropped toward the bottom of the list when it comes to 4G LTE speeds by country, ranking 55th out of 68. New Zealand, Singapore and Romania take the top 3, offering the best LTE download speeds.
Internet September 24, 2015
Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat recently announced their partnership to create the European Aviation Network. This will combine satellite connectivity with an LTE-based ground network to provide fast in-flight Wi-Fi.
FUTURE TECH September 23, 2015
John Legere, the dynamic CEO of T-Mobile, wrote in an open letter that the company will now be going against subscribers that abuse their unlimited 4G LTE data plans.
Business August 31, 2015
T-Mobile announced that subscribers to its Simple Choice wireless plans can now use the service’s calling and texting features when they are in Canada and Mexico at no extra cost.
Business July 9, 2015
The second-gen Moto E is now selling at a much cheaper price on Amazon. The device is priced at $89.99 (3G) and $99.99 (4G LTE) and comes in either black or white versions.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 8, 2015
Samsung and LG U+, LG Group's mobile phone operator unit, have agreed to work together on the development of 5G technology. The two companies have a '5G Readiness Target' of the year 2020.
Internet June 28, 2015
AT&T has unveiled its first-ever tablet, Trek HD, which sports an 8-inch HD display, a 5MP primary camera and more. It is also the first tablet from AT&T to come with Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 12, 2015
The Verizon variant of the Nexus 6 is the first device to boast Android 5.1 Lollipop, giving it the capability to support calls by deploying Voice over LTE (VoLTE) or Advanced Calling 1.0. The smartphone will be available on the carrier from March 12.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 12, 2015
The advent of affordable 4G LTE smartphones offers up plenty of choice, and a wide price range, for consumers. As with most mobile devices prices fluctuate greatly between off contract and in-contract scenarios.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2015
The soon-to-be-released Sony Xperia E4g will have the same physical build of the E4 but will come with 4G LTE connectivity. The device is scheduled to hit stores in April and will bear a $145 price tag.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 25, 2015
Nothing can be more confusing than choosing a wireless plan for the family. Hopefully, this simple guide can help customers choose which plan is the best for them.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 7, 2015
The new version of the Galaxy Note 4 is touted as the world's first ever commercially available smartphone with LTE-A Tri-Band Carrier Aggregation and download speeds of up to 300Mbps.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 30, 2014
During the lightly-scripted Uncarrier 8.0 presentation T-Mobile CEO John Legere praised his company's network and of course offered up some juicy opinions on the industry's top dogs. 'I detest the industry they set up,' Legere said. And that's just the start.
Business Tech December 18, 2014
T-Mobile introduced the Data Stash feature at its Un-Carrier 8.0 event, which will allow users to roll over their unused 4G LTE data into the next month. Eligible subscribers will also receive 10GB of free 4G LTE data in their stash for free.
Business December 17, 2014
T-Mobile customers are gaining the ability to bank unused data for months when their allotments wane from GBs to MBs to zero. To celebrate the new Data Stash, T-Mobile is giving qualifying customers 10 GB to start off their stashes.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 16, 2014
The impending Galaxy A7 smartphone from Samsung has passed through the FCC and the listing suggests that the device will not offer 4G LTE support unlike its Chinese variant.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 10, 2014
T-Mobile launching the only unlimited 4G LTE family plan in the United States. Rates start at $100 for two family members, with a $40 additional charge for every other family member to be included in the plan.
Deals December 10, 2014
Verizon has seemingly started to shut down parts of its 3G CDMA network in Manhattan and converting it to LTE. A spokeswoman for Verizon confirmed the company's move.
Business December 4, 2014
Qualcomm introduces a new mobile processor that targets lower-end devices. Dubbed as the Snapdragon 210 processor, the chip is designed to bring 4G LTE to entry-level smartphones.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 11, 2014
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