T-Mobile announced a new FamilyMode option for parents to keep tabs on their kids' location, online activity, available content, and more. The service launches on June 29 and an optional Home Base component extends the functionality to one's home Wi-Fi network.
Internet June 27, 2018
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 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
T-Mobile warned customers of a port-out scam that can have dire consequences. Here's what to do to protect your account.
Security February 6, 2018
Looking to switch wireless carriers? It can be hard to choose between the big four: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon. We've created a guide on how to pick your next cell phone plan.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 29, 2018
RootMetrics published its latest report on Thursday, Feb. 23, revealing that Verizon is still the most reliable network in the United States. The report ranks AT&T second, followed by Sprint and T-Mobile.
Business Tech February 23, 2017
The app Sensorly that provides unbiased wireless carrier information launched a new feature called Map Trip that has users tracking their carrier coverage and network speeds.
Apps/Software February 21, 2017
Sprint announced an improvement to its recently launched unlimited plan that now includes HD video and 10 GB of hotspot data for $50 per line, $90 for two lines and $22.50 per line for four lines.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 16, 2017
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
Sprint, looking to increase its number of subscribers, has started to offer $200 worth of credit for customers who return to the service after switching to rival carriers. The promotion is set to run until mid-September.
Business Tech August 16, 2016
Sprint’s results for the last quarter were a mixed bag. On one hand, the company drew a significant number of new post-paid customers, while on the other its profits took a dive.
Business Tech July 25, 2016
U.S. carriers AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint announced that they will offer free call and text services to Ecuador following the deadly earthquake that hit the nation on April 16. Carrier subsidiaries such as MetroPCS, GoSmart Mobile, Walmart Family Mobile, Boost Mobile, and Virgin Mobile USA are also included.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 18, 2016
U.S. wireless carriers step up to offer free calling to Belgium. Each carrier has its own way of covering the charges.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 23, 2016
After introducing the first 4G network to the United States six years ago, Verizon is aiming higher than ever. The carrier announced its plans to launch a hyper fast 5G network until 2020, and is working double time to make it happen.
FUTURE TECH January 23, 2016
Sprint is on the backfoot right now as T-Mobile is pushing a new $200 credit plan for anyone who chooses to leave Sprint for the Un-carrier.
Business December 1, 2015
Sprint is revisiting an old promotion to bring in new customers. This time, it has more respect for T-Mobile.
Business November 19, 2015
Verizon is tacking on an additional fee to its contract-free plans. Just months before waiving the activation fee, Big Red is bringing it back to life.
November 14, 2015
According to a research conducted by the folks at Tom's Guide, which gauged how nine major U.S. network operators compare against each other, T-Mobile emerged the best overall carrier with 91 points.
Business September 25, 2015
Apple says preorders for its latest iPhones will surpass the record its previous iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices set last year when they sold 10 million units in its opening weekend.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 14, 2015
Sprint is taking a direct aim at AT&T by offering a year’s worth of free cellular service to all customers of DirecTV, which AT&T just bought for nearly $50 billion.
Business August 29, 2015
If you ever needed proof that a little bit of competition is good for the market, just look at the mobile industry as Verizon and AT&T submit to the pressure from T-Mobile.
Business August 15, 2015
T-Mobile announced its latest payment plan that allows customers to walk out with a new smartphone three times a year without money down, paying sales tax or fees.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 25, 2015
Ever the same aggressive T-Mobile goes after Verizon with a new promo that lets Verizon customers take T-Mobile’s network out for a free spin.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 5, 2015
Verizon and AT&T had best watch their backs with Google all set to officially unveil its wireless service on Wednesday.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 22, 2015
The Un-carrier introduces a new kind of contract, one that locks in its commitment to the consumer instead of the other way around.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 19, 2015
For people who want to get rid of the Verizon logo on the back of their Nexus 6 for good, here is what to do.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 18, 2015
Security experts challenge Gemalto’s results of its “thorough” investigation of the Edward Snowden assertion that millions of SIM cards were breached by the GCHQ with help from the NSA.
Business February 26, 2015
Traditional carriers say the technology for faster wireless is five years away, but a small company is testing what it sees to be the wireless of the future now.
Internet February 24, 2015
Sprint’s numerous, and sometimes confusing, promotions appear to be working for the beleaguered carrier as Sprint adds nearly 1 million new subscribers over the holidays.
Business January 9, 2015
T-Mobile is getting ready for Un-carrier 8.0 on Tuesday. What surprises could the pink carrier have in store for customers and potential customers?
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 16, 2014
Canadian regulators wanted to know if the customers of Apple have spent higher for mobile phones as caused by some mobile phone deals made by the company with local carriers.
Business December 13, 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
New documents from the Edward Snowden archives reveal Auroragold, a secret NSA operation that has broken into majority of the world’s wireless carriers.
Internet December 9, 2014
NSA is spying on your cellphone carrier so it can spy on you. That is the latest discovery in the Edward Snowden archives that aims to bring to light the U.S. government’s massive surveillance operation.
Internet December 6, 2014
While the two leading wireless carriers in terms of customer loyalty are clearly Verizon and AT&T, according to the recent data and surveys, which one comes out on top?
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 18, 2014
T-Mobile will be offering customers unlimited talk, text and 2 GB of LTE data for only $45. This is the carrier's latest effort to attract customers from Sprint.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 25, 2014
While Sprint and T-Mobile ran into problems trying to merge, the pair have no trouble trading shots over services. T-Mobile offers to rescue "beleaguered" customer from Sprint's tyranny.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 21, 2014
Sprint parent company SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son says he is ready to wait out decision by regulators on the T-Mobile merger. The deal could take at least 12 months to have a ruling.
Deals July 16, 2014
SoftBank continues to push potential merger with T-Mobile. The move has been met with resistance from American regulators.
Deals June 17, 2014