How to Check Data Usage on the AT&T iPhone

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Going over a data limit on AT&T isn’t cheap, and with the new Mobile Share family data plans and the iPhone 5′s 4G LTE data connection it’s easier than ever to blow past data limits. In order to avoid extra charges for data, it’s important to check data used on the iPhone throughout the month […]

How to Check Data Usage on the Verizon iPhone

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Between checking Facebook 30 times a day and sendingĀ “professional” quality photos to instagram, it’s easy to use data fast. With the recnet 4G LTE phones, like the DroiD M and the iPhone 5 it’s easier than ever to burn through data. As Verizon pushes users off unlimited plans through upgrades and the new Share Everything […]

FCC Tells Verizon It Can’t Block Tethering Apps

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Verizon isn’t allowed to block tethering apps anymore, thanks to the FCC. According to GigaOm, Verizon has to tell Google to allow tethering apps in the Google Play Store on Verizon phones once again. The ruling comes from an agreement Verizon made when it bought a block of 700 MHz from the FCC back in […]

AT&T 4G LTE Expands to Several New Cities

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AT&T has quietly made a new expansion to its 4G LTE high-speed network today and in addition, it has expanded current service in a couple of others. The carrier has announced that 4G LTE data has come to five new cities in the United States and that current 4G LTE service has been expanded in […]

Verizon Tablets No Longer Available On-Contract

Tablets like the Xyboard are no longer available on-contract.

With the introduction of its shared data plans, Verizon no longer will offer its tablets at subsidized prices meaning those interested in snagging one will have to pay an arm and a leg. First noticed by SlashGear, Verizon’s tablet selection online no longer lists any subsidized pricing. Instead, all of its tablets are listed at […]

Gogo Inflight Wi-Fi Review: One Price, All Devices

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Gogo Inflight Wi-Fi is an essential travel tool for users who need to stay connected while traveling, delivering a reliable and snappy Internet connection on many flights. In-flight Wi-Fi is rarely found on the planes I travel out of the Midwest, but on return flights it is routinely available. After wrapping up a week in […]

Sprint 4G LTE Launching July 15th

HTC EVO 4G LTE owners will get 4G LTE service July 15th.

Sprint has announced that its 4G LTE network will be launching on July 15th. The carrier finally confirmed a solid date for the high-speed network’s launch in its five initial cities which include Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, Kansas City and San Antonio. All six cities will see the network go live on that date and those […]

Verizon Kills Data Usage Widget Ahead of Shared Data Plans

Verizon will kill the data usage widget ahead of its data plan changes.

Verizon has decided to kill off its Data Usage Widget just days before the launch of its new Share Everything data plan launch. Android Central is reporting that users on Verizon will start seeing a lengthy message from the carrier that indicates that they will receive an update to My Verizon Mobile that will remove […]

Verizon’s 4G LTE Network Expands to 46 New Markets on June 21

Verizon's 4G LTE Network Expands to 46 New Markets on June 21

Verizon has announced that its 4G LTE network will surpass 300 total markets in the United States on June 21st after the carrier flips the switch on 46 new 4G LTE markets. The carrier has confirmed that June 21st will be its next big 4G LTE roll out day and it’s a massive one. Verizon […]

Sprint 4G LTE Blasts Past 3G at 25X Speed

Sprint 4G LTE Blasts Past 3G Speeds at 25X Speed

While we still don’t have a firm release date for Sprint’s 4G LTE network, we now know – like there was ever any doubt, that its next-generation high-speed network is going to be much faster than the 3G network that its 4G LTE device owners are currently using. PCMag was able to get some early […]

Sprint Owes Customers a 4G LTE Release Date

Sprint Owes 4G LTE Device Owners Answers

Sprint has launched three 4G LTE smartphones in the HTC EVO 4G LTE, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, and LG Viper 4G LTE. It has another on the way shortly in the Samsung Galaxy S III. However, the carrier has yet to announce any sort of 4G LTE release date for its high-speed network, leaving customers wondering […]

How to Keep Your Unlimited Data Plan on Verizon

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On June 28th, Verizon will introduce its new Shared Everything Plans which will offer customers a shared bucket of data for up to 10 devices. It will also mark the beginning of the end of grandfathered unlimited data plans on Verizon. However, that doesn’t mean that those with a grandfathered unlimited plan will be forced […]

Data is Not Data is Not Data on Verizon’s New Shared Data Plans

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To preface this post, I’ll start by saying that I think Verizon’s shared data plans is a step in the right direction and makes it more affordable for consumers to connect to the Internet in the post-PC era since unlimited data plans ended. Rather than paying for entirely separate and expensive data plans for each […]

Verizon Preparing Another Big 4G LTE Expansion

Verizon Preparing Another Big 4G LTE Expansion

As expected, Verizon has added several more cities to its previous list of markets that will be seeing 4G LTE service starting on June 21st. Verizon has announced that several more cities will be getting high-speed 4G LTE data later on this month. The list is already a fairly expansive one and we expect the […]

Verizon’s 4G LTE Network Expanding Again June 21

Verizon's 4G LTE Network Expanding Again June 21

Verizon has announced that its 4G LTE network will be expanding again on June 21st. The announcement comes shortly after Verizon launched a massive expansion to the United States’ eastern seaboard. And while this expansion isn’t anywhere close to that one in size, it still should be a welcomed for those living in a few […]

AT&T: Data-Only Plans for Phones Coming by 2014

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AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson has said that data-only plans for phones could arrive within the next 24 months. According to Yahoo!, Stephenson made the remark at the Sanford Bernstein investor conference in New York saying that he’d “be surprised if, in the next 24 months, we don’t see people in the market place with data-only […]

Verizon Screws Future Galaxy S III Owners

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Lo and behold, it looks like Verizon has, as I thought it might, decided to screw over future Samsung Galaxy S III owners by ending its 4G LTE double data plan promo on June 5th. Today, Verizon confirmed (to us) that it would be ending the double data plans for its 4G LTE devices in […]

AT&T Changes International Data Plans to Be Competitive With Verizon

AT&T Changes International Data Plans

AT&T is changing its international data plans, making them cheaper and more in line with Verizon’s recent changes. The new AT&T international data plans start on June 1 and give users an option of three tiers starting at $30 a month. The lowest tier offers 120MB per month for $30, the middle tier offers 300MB […]

Confirmed: Verizon Double 4G LTE Data Plans Ending June 5th

Confirmed: Verizon Double 4G LTE Data Plans End June 5th

Yesterday we told you that Verizon might be ending its current 4G LTE double data plan promotion on June 5th and today, the carrier has confirmed that to be the case. Verizon has informed us that it will indeed be ending double 4G LTE data come June 5th which means those that wish to take […]