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AT&T CEO Says Subsidizing Phones Must Stop
Dec 11, 2013 - in News
At an investor conference, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said that the days of phone carriers covering most of your phone's cost are numbered.
Verizon Version of LG G2 to Feature Qi Wireless Charging
Aug 17, 2013 - in News
Verizon snags exclusive feature on the G2.
Report: AT&T Pairing Up with Chernin Group for Hulu Bid
Jun 6, 2013 - in News
Word has it AT&T feels like splashing out on a new video service.
Saudi Smartphone Users May Lose Access to Whatsapp, Viber
Apr 2, 2013 - in News
Internet-based messaging apps may be blocked for Saudi Arabian users.
Verizon Intros New Budget-Friendly, Prepaid Plans
Feb 1, 2013 - in News
Verizon now has two prepaid smartphone plans if you're not keen with the typical 2-year ball-and-chain.
GameStop Now Selling Pre-Paid Wireless Service
Jan 29, 2013 - in News
GameStop has gone wireless. Does that mean Android phones are finally on the way?
AT&T Acquiring Remaining Alltel Assets for $780 Million
Jan 22, 2013 - in News
The last of wireless giant Alltel has been scooped up by AT&T.
Get The iPhone 4S for $50 at Radio Shack, Walmart, More
Dec 18, 2012 - in News
There's an iPhone price war going on between Best Buy, Radio Shack, Target, Walmart and Target. The winner? You.
Verizon Selling World's First 4G LTE Camera on Thursday
Dec 12, 2012 - in News
This new camera from Samsung is more like a smartphone with point-and-shoot camera hardware, featuring a 16MP lens, 21x optical zoom and 4G LTE connectivity.
T-Mobile CEO Talks Subsidies, Confirms Plans to Sell iPhone
Dec 7, 2012 - in News
T-Mobile USA's CEO talks iPhone and subsidies.
Verizon's Redbox Instant Launch Pushed Back into 2013
Dec 5, 2012 - in News
Verizon's Netflix killer won't go commercial until the second half of 2013.
Motorola Droid Razr HD, Maxx HD to Receive Android 4.1
Dec 1, 2012 - in News
Duo of apps being replaced, accompanied by deliverance of several Amazon apps.
Redbox Instant by Verizon Pricing and Launch Details
Nov 30, 2012 - in News
Verizon's Netflix killer will probably launch around December 17.
Copyright Alert System Pushed Back (Again) to Early 2013
Nov 30, 2012 - in News
The "Six Strikes" plan has been delayed again, and will now begin in early 2013.
Verizon Faces Lawsuit For Defending Alleged Pirates
Nov 27, 2012 - in News
Verizon is facing a lawsuit from three adult film studios for protecting its customers' rights to privacy.
Republic Wireless $19/month Plan Finally Out of Beta
Nov 20, 2012 - in News
Republic Wireless has brought its $19/month unlimited plan out of beta, offering the first compatible smartphone for pre-order.
Over 50 Carriers Testing BlackBerry 10, Q1 Launch Reiterated
Nov 1, 2012 - in News
Two BlackBerry 10 smartphones set to release during opening stages of 2013.
ISPs Dishing Out Warnings to P2P Pirates Soon
Oct 19, 2012 - in News
Web surfers downloading illegal copyrighted content via peer-to-peer networks will start to see warnings from their ISP in the next few months.
Verizon Rumored to Offer Google Play Carrier Billing
Oct 17, 2012 - in News
Verizon Wireless will reportedly allow subscribers to charge Google Play purchases directly to their bill, up to $25 per month per phone.
Verizon Launches its Own Android Security App
Sep 12, 2012 - in News
Verizon has teamed up with McAfee and Asurion to provide its own security solution for Android devices.
Shared Data Plans Coming to AT&T in August
Jul 18, 2012 - in News
AT&T is now offering shared data plans too, although they won't be forced down your throat.
Verizon Launches Android Game Subscription Service
Jul 13, 2012 - in News
Why pay $8 for an Android app when Verizon customers can pay a $6 monthly fee for hundreds of games for their smartphone or tablet?
Verizon Selling BlackBerry Curve 9310 for $50 Thursday
Jul 10, 2012 - in News
Want a cheap phone? Here's a BlackBerry QWERTY smartphone for $49.99 USD, starting Thursday.
Samsung Galaxy S III Arrives at Verizon Next Week
Jul 3, 2012 - in News
Get Samsung's awesome new Android phone on the Big Red Network starting next week.
T-Mobile Boss Resigns After Two Years to Join Competitor
Jun 27, 2012 - in News
T-Mobile USA's former CEO has reportedly abandoned ship for Vodaphone.
Walmart, TruConnect Launching Non-Expiring Data Plans
Jun 21, 2012 - in News
Here's a way to get a mobile Internet connection without a contract or expiring data.
T-Mobile Offering Free 4G Devices for Father's Day
Jun 12, 2012 - in News
The devices are free, but only after mailing in a rebate card.
Verizon Finally Reveals Share Everything Plans
Jun 12, 2012 - in News
Verizon has finally come out of the closed with its shared data plans.
Virgin Mobile to Offer Pre-pay iPhone on June 29
Jun 7, 2012 - in News
Contract-free iPhone headed for Sprint's pre-paid subsidiary.
Pay-as-you-go iPhone Rumored to Hit to Virgin Mobile
Jun 6, 2012 - in News
Sprint will apparently announce the pre-paid phone this week.