How One Wireless Warrior Makes Phone Calls Without Paying a Carrier

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For the record, Pablo Defendini called in for this interview from the West Coast, and chatted with GottaBeMobile for half an hour from his 917 phone number. That might not sound like such earth-shattering stuff, until you look at how much — make that how little — he’s spent on phone service over the second […]

What Time Should I Line Up for the iPhone 5s on Release Date?

Here's when to line up for the iPhone 5s at an Apple Store.

The iPhone 5s release date is set for Friday September 20th when the new iPhone 5s will go on sale at 8 AM local time at many retailers, but if you want to snag an iPhone 5s without waiting for the next shipment you’ll likely need to show up much earlier than that. The biggest […]

iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c Buyers Guide: The 4 C’s of iPhone Shopping

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Anyone buying an engagement ring may be familiar with the four C’s of diamond shopping (Cut, Clarity, Carat and Color). Diamond sellers simplify the myriad of diamond options confused engagement ring shoppers. Now that Apple will be selling 84 different iPhone combos in the United States, it’s time to simplify the iPhone buying process down […]

AT&T Nexus 7 LTE Officially Launches

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The LTE version of the new Nexus 7 has only been available for T-Mobile’s network since its launch, but AT&T has announced today that the Android-powered 7-inch tablet will be available on its network starting today. The AT&T version will ship unlocked and include an AT&T SIM card. The tablet is still priced at the […]

AT&T Galaxy Note Jelly Bean Problems Continue: Lag & Battery Life

it's unclear if the AT&T Galaxy Note will ever get Multi-View.

Back in May, AT&T updated its original Samsung Galaxy Note with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, an update that users had been on the look out for for some time. However, the update brought some serious issues along with it and unfortunately, AT&T Galaxy Note owners are still suffering from Jelly Bean update problems, months after […]

AT&T Samsung Galaxy Gear Pre-Orders Start Tomorrow

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The Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch will be available for pre-order starting tomorrow on AT&T. The carrier announced the news via Twitter today, and linked to its landing page for the new wearable accessory. However, AT&T didn’t list a time on when the Galaxy Gear would officially go live for pre-orders, but we’ll be sure to […]

AT&T Video Bill Shows and Explains Charges

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AT&T shipped me a bill this month that included a link to a video that explained all of the charges to the bill. The video didn’t just include generic explanations, but somehow showed real figures from our monthly bill. The email’s subject read, “Your AT&T Wireless Bill is Ready, with Highlighted Changes, for Viewing!” That last word […]

AT&T Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update Spotted

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It appears that the Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for AT&T may have been spotted lurking inside of a benchmark ahead of its eventual release for the aging flagship. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen a number of potential pieces of information emerge regarding the Samsung Galaxy S3 and its missing […]

How to Save Money on iPhone 5s and Upgrade Early

Plan on sticking around to activate that iPhone 5S.

If you’re eyeing a new iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c that was announced by Apple earlier this week, but are still within your two-year contract with your carrier, will you have to shell out full price to get the phone of your dreams? You may qualify for some early upgrade incentives if you want that […]

iPhone 5C Release Date Breakdown

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Yesterday, Apple took the stage in Cupertino and announced not one, but two iPhones. Those devices, as expected, were the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C, devices that will be pushing the iPhone 5 out of the company’s iPhone lineup joining the company’s iPhone 4S on shelves. And with iPhone 5C pre-orders just around the […]

Apple Stores Open Early for iPhone 5s Release Date

Apple wants you to buy your new iPhone at an Apple Store, not at Verizon, AT&T or Best Buy.

Apple is planning a big iPhone 5s release date that will drive customers to the store instead of to a website to buy the iPhone 5s and it is preparing for a big turnout by opening early. Apple announced that Apple Retail stores will open two hours early at 8 AM local time to start […]

iPhone 5S Release Date Breakdown

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After months of rumors and speculation, Apple finally announced its brand new iPhones, the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C, both of which will be touching down in the United States, and elsewhere, on September 20th. Ahead of the iPhone 5S release date, it’s time to take a detailed look at what we know about […]

iPhone 5S Carriers Confirmed in U.S.

Here are the best iPhone trade-in values for users who plan to buy the iPhone 5S in September.

The iPhone 5S will be heading to AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon at the very least as Apple’s website confirms that the carriers will be offering the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C on September 20th. Apple’s website confirmed several important details for iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C buyers today including the fact that the iPhone […]

iPhone 5S Release Date Confirmed with iPhone 5C for Sept 20th

Apple announced the iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S release date at the end of an event today in California.

The iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S release date is confirmed for September 20th. Apple will start to take iPhone 5C pre-orders on September 13th, so users can go online and reserve the iPhone 5C for $99 or $199 on contract. The iPhone 5S is not available for pre-order but users can order online or in […]

AT&T Galaxy Note 3 Release Date & Price Land, Pre-Orders Start

The Galaxy Note 3 is headed to the United States in early October.

The AT&T Galaxy Note 3 release date is set for October 1st with a $299 on a two-year contract price, bringing the new Galaxy Note to the U.S. just a week after the international release. AT&T opened up Galaxy Note 3 pre-orders this morning, promising orders will ship on October 1st, which lines up with […]

AT&T Makes Big Prepaid Push With Nationwide Deployment of Aio Wireless

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AT&T-owned Aio Wireless will soon be rolling out to nationwide customers offering affordable, contract-free prepaid plans this fall. This will mark AT&T’s big prepaid push beyond its GoPhone prepaid plans marketed under its own AT&T Mobility branding as the Rethink Possible network tries to take on affordable plans from rival Sprint-owned Boost Mobile and Virgin […]

Hangouts Updated to Add Video Calling Support for AT&T

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After it was discovered that Android users cannot make or receive video calls through Google’s preloaded Hangouts (formerly Google Talk) app on Android smartphones on AT&T Mobility’s network, a new app update has been pushed out to the Play Store to remedy this. AT&T had since denied that it was blocking video calls placed or […]

T-Mobile Jump v. AT&T Next v. Verizon Edge: True Cost of Ownership

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T-Mobile, AT&T, and Verizon are now offering competitive plans that supposedly free you up from a long two-year contract. In lieu of a contract and phone subsidies, you’ll end up paying full retail price on your next smartphone with convenient interest-free financing, but will any of these new programs capture your interest? Down payments, monthly […]