Tag: unlimited data plan

Verizon Adds New Unlimited Data Plan With More Perks, But It's Also More Expensive

Verizon announced a more expensive tier called 'Above Unlimited,' which offers more perks and premium features. At the same time, the carrier is also allowing customers to mix and match various plans on the same account.

Internet June 15, 2018

Sprint Offers Unlimited Plans For $15: Here Are The Details To Help You Decide

Sprint announced new unlimited plan that will give other carriers a run for their money. The time-limited offer gives users unlimited data, talk time, and text messages for only $15 a month.

Internet June 8, 2018

Sprint To Offer Two Unlimited Lines For $70, But Only If You’re 55 Or Older

On May 18, Sprint will unveil a plan called Unlimited 55+, its answer to T-Mobile’s plan of the same name. With it, seniors get two unlimited lines for $70 a month plus global roaming perks.

Internet April 27, 2018

Google Project Fi Unlimited Data Plan Now Available, But Here's The Catch

Google has released a Project Fi unlimited data plan through the new Bill Protection feature. Individual users will only have to pay $80 per month no matter how much data is consumed, but there is a catch.

Google January 18, 2018

Sprint Unlimited Freedom Plan Subscribers Will Soon Enjoy A Free Hulu Subscription

Sprint will soon offer free Hulu subscriptions to new and existing Unlimited Freedom plan subscribers. Sprint will not increase the price of its unlimited data plan, remaining at $25 per line with the fifth line free until Jan. 31, 2019.

Internet November 15, 2017

T-Mobile Unlimited Plan Dialed Down: 4G LTE Data While In Canada Or Mexico To Be Limited To 5 GB

The T-Mobile unlimited plan is changing for customers who regularly travel to Canada or Mexico. Instead of having access to unlimited 4G LTE data, subscribers will now have a data cap of 5 GB.

Business Tech October 13, 2017

T-Mobile Unlimited Data Throttling Cap To Increase From 32 GB to 50 GB: Is That Good Enough?

T-Mobile will soon increase the throttling cap of its unlimited data plan from 32 GB to 50 GB. Is that enough to last a month for most users, and will it attract more customers to switch carriers?

Internet September 19, 2017

New Verizon Unlimited Data Plans Will Throttle All Videos: Net Neutrality On Its Way Out The Door

Verizon replaced its $80 unlimited data plan with new ones that throttle videos. Quality is capped at 480p for smartphones under the $75 Verizon Go Unlimited plan, while the cap is at 720p for the $85 Verizon Beyond Unlimited plan.

Internet August 23, 2017

Comcast Prepares Wireless Phone Service: Unlimited Plans To Cost $45 Or $65, Exclusive To Comcast Subscribers

Comcast has just unveiled Xfinity Mobile, it’s official entry into the competitive wireless phone service market. Its unlimited data plans, while not too bad, have a few caveats.

Internet April 6, 2017

T-Mobile Ups Unlimited Data Plan Cap: Throttling Only After 30 GB Per Month

T-Mobile has quietly increased the cap on its unlimited data plan, adding 2 GB of extra leeway. Customers can now use 30 GB of high-speed data per month before being throttled.

Internet March 13, 2017

AT&T Lowers Price Of Unlimited Data Plan, T-Mobile Swings Back With 3 Lines For $100 Offer

The unlimited data plan price war rages on, with AT&T offering new plans called Unlimited Plus and Unlimited Choice and T-Mobile sweetening the deal with a free third line.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2017

New AT&T Unlimited Data Plan Available Even To Non-DirecTV Customers Starting Feb. 17

AT&T new unlimited data plan rolls out Feb. 17. Will it be good enough to compete with the unlimited data offerings of Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 17, 2017

Verizon Unlimited Plan: The Caveats You Probably Missed

Verizon Wireless recently launched its unlimited data plan in the U.S. Although the plan says unlimited, there are quite a few terms and conditions which suggests otherwise.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 15, 2017

T-Mobile Crushes Q4 Estimates With Better Than Expected Profit And Revenue

T-Mobile crushed its estimated profit and revenue for the fourth quarter, and celebrated by sweetening its One unlimited plan.

Business Tech February 14, 2017

Verizon Unlimited vs. T-Mobile One: Which Unlimited Data Plan Is Best For You?

Here’s how Verizon’s new unlimited data plan compares against T-Mobile’s One Plan.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 13, 2017

Verizon Unlimited Plan: Here’s How Much It Will Cost And Everything You Need To Know

Verizon has announced a new unlimited data plan. Here’s how much it will cost you and how it compares to unlimited data plan of T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 12, 2017

Sprint Offering Unlimited Data Plan For 5 Lines At $90

Sprint has a new unlimited data plan that will offer users five lines for $90 per month. The Sprint offer is aimed at luring more consumers but comes with some caveats.

Internet February 12, 2017

AT&T To Raise Legacy Unlimited Plans Price By $5 Again

AT&T has confirmed another $5 price increase to its grandfathered data plan, bringing the total to $40 a month. It did the same early last year, the first time it did so after seven years.

Internet January 10, 2017

T-Mobile FCC Settlement: Uncarrier To Pay Hefty $48 Million Fine For Misleading Unlimited Data Customers

T-Mobile has reached a settlement with the FCC and agreed to pay $48 million for misleading customers to believe its unlimited data plans were truly unlimited, when in fact customers faced throttled speeds after exceeding a certain monthly data threshold.

Business Tech October 19, 2016

Sprint Launches $20 'Unlimited' Data Plan For Tablets, But With Lots Of Limitations

Sprint has launched an 'unlimited' data plan for tablets that start at the low price of $20 per month. However, the offer comes with a bevy of limitations that goes against what 'unlimited' means.

Internet October 19, 2016

Sprint Rolls Out Unlimited Freedom Premium Plan: Get HD Streaming For $20 Extra

Sprint introduces the new Unlimited Freedom Premium option, allowing subscribers to bump up the quality and caps on their unlimited data plans. Thanks to that, HD video streaming is now possible.

Internet August 27, 2016

Sprint Fires Back At T-Mobile With Its Own Unlimited Data Plan: How Do They Stack Up To Each Other?

Right after T-Mobile unveiled the T-Mobile One, Sprint announced Sprint Unlimited Freedom. How do the two unlimited data plans compare to each other, and which one is the better deal?

Business Tech August 19, 2016

Netflix To Release A New Feature For Its Smartphone App That Will Reduce Data Charges

Netflix revealed that it will release an update to its app later this year that will include features like a data saver mode and a second screen function.

Apps/Software February 25, 2016

AT&T Wants You Off Its Unlimited Plan With Impending Price Hike

AT&T is set to increase the price of its grandfathered unlimited plans, making it the latest major carrier to make public its attempts to get people off the older plans.

Internet November 30, 2015

Verizon Tells Customers Unlimited Data Plan Will Go Up By $20 On Nov. 15

Verizon's unlimited data plan will increase from $30 to $50 on Nov. 15, and the carrier is notifying its subscribers with a pop-up message when they log into their online accounts.

Internet November 10, 2015

Sprint Will Throttle Heavy Data Users To Protect 97 Percent: Farewell Unlimited Data Plan

Sprint is shutting down an "occupy" movement. The company has joined the US' other top carriers in throttling the heaviest of mobile data users.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 18, 2015

Verizon Will Let You Keep Your Unlimited Data Plan – For A Price

Verizon has agreed to let customers keep their grandfathered unlimited data plans, but not without a good price. Big Red is adding an extra $20 fee to let you use its data network without being throttled.

Business October 9, 2015

Sprint Ups Price Of Unlimited Data Plan From $60 To $70

Sprint will increase the price of its unlimited data plan, but the company assures that customers can still avail of and keep the $60 plan before the update. Marcelo Claure, Sprint CEO, explains the reason for the increase.

Internet October 2, 2015

AT&T Boosts Data Cap On 'Unlimited' Plans After $100M FCC fine

AT&T increased the data cap of its discontinued unlimited data plans from 5GB to 22GB, likely as an attempt to stave off sanctions such as the $100 million fine it received from the Federal Communications Commission.

Legal September 20, 2015

Comcast Is Now Charging Customers An Extra $30 To Remove 300GB Data Cap

Comcast says it will get rid of its 300GB data cap in select trial regions, but customers will have to pay an additional $30 per month to get unlimited data.

September 3, 2015

T-Mobile Plans To Ban Abusers Of Its Unlimited Data Plan

T-Mobile CEO John Legere said the company will start banning customers who abuse its unlimited data plan to tether Internet access from their smartphones to another device.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 2, 2015

Sprint Rolls Out 'All-In' Plan For $80 A Month With Unlimited Talk, Text, And Data

Sprint is offering an 'all-in' plan that charges customers a monthly cost of $80. The plan includes $20 for the smartphone device and $60 for unlimited talk, text and data.

Business June 30, 2015

FTC to Mobile Carriers: Unlimited Data Plans Should Mean Unlimited, No Throttling

The FTC has ordered TracFone to pay a $40 million refund to customers on charges that the company throttled or cut off data connections. The commission described the practice as deceptive.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 29, 2015

AT&T Files Motion to Dismiss FTC Mobile Data Throttling Case

AT&T has filed a motion that would dismiss the FTC's suit on 'deceptive' mobile data throttling. The company claims that its common carrier status exempts it from the jurisdiction of the FTC.

Legal January 11, 2015

T-Mobile, Sprint trade punches with unlimited data, cheaper offers

T-Mobile has launched a campaign to attract unsatisfied subscribers away from other carriers. A few hours later, Sprint responded by offering the Sprint $60 Unlimited Plan.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 24, 2014

Verizon defends data throttling practices, tells FCC it's just proper network management

Verizon Communications defended its new plan to slowdown the network speeds for heavy users during peak hours. The wireless provider even argued that other carriers are doing just the same.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 7, 2014

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