Data usage and, in particular, the effect of streaming on data usage, is a hot topic with carriers these days. T-Mobile kicked off the game with Music Freedom, which allowed music streaming without impacting your data allotment through a number ... Read More »
If you’ve been waiting for the right time to upgrade your Verizon line or activate a new one and you plan on using the company’s XL or XXL plans, then now might be the time to take advantage of an offer from Verizon that will give you 2GB of free data per month for life.
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In an age where all of the carriers are getting more competitive, some of them are resorting to pretty creative measures. AT&T launched Data Perks this morning, which is its new service that allows customers to complete partner offers, such as surveys, and rewards them by adding data to their AT&T plan. Partner offers ... Read More »
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With shake-ups happening all over the wireless industry, Verizon recently got on board and revamped its plan set-up to simply be the Verizon Plan, which includes unlimited talk, text and a shareable amount of data for a set price depending on how ... Read More »
T-Mobile has garnered a reputation for standing out from the crowd in what it’s willing to do, and today it’s taking another interesting step. The company is now going after what it calls “network abusers,” which are T-Mobile users who are taking advantage of the company’s network and its unlimited 4G LTE data ... Read More »
Verizon has a new offer to sweeten the deal for is prepaid customers. When Verizon prepaid customers sign up for monthly auto pay and make their first payment, they can get an extra 1GB of data each month. For example, if you normally get the $45/month plan that includes 1GB of data, signing ... Read More »
In a similar move, Verizon is extending an offer to new or existing customers on a More Everything plan that will net them 10GB for $80 or 15GB for $100. ... Read More »
Smartphones may be able to do pretty much anything, but cellular phones originated for a very specific purpose: mobile voice communication. That’s funny because it’s a huge weakness of every cellphone out there. No matter what network you’re on, call quality is pretty crap these days compared to a Skype chat on a subpar Internet connection.
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When T-Mobile’s Un-carrier 6.0 was announced, we were very pleased. Getting to stream music without impacting your data cap is a fantastic idea, especially since high quality music uses a lot of data. Those with capped data plans on T-Mobile will surely appreciate ... Read More »
Who loves more wireless data? I’m betting that most smartphone owners do, and today anyone that’s already on Straight Talk or is considering jumping to the prepaid provider are getting some good news on that subject.