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T-Mobile has flipped-the-switch on America’s first nationwide 5G network

Tired of hearing about the wonders of 5G yet? T-Mobile hopes not because it has just switched on America’s first nationwide 5G network that covers more than 200 million people and 1 million square
How to Protect Yourself After T-Mobile's Big Data Breach

How to Protect Yourself After T-Mobile's Big Data Breach

T-Mobile has confirmed a data breach has affected a subset of its customers, with additional reporting from TechCrunch putting that figure at an estimated 1M+ accounts (or so). In other words, this is

Ryan Reynolds now owns a stake in budget carrier Mint Mobile

No, you're not hallucinating. Actor Ryan Reynolds has bought an ownership stake in Mint Mobile, the low-cost carrier that theoretically saves you money by letting you purchase service in advance. It

T-Mobile data breach affects more than a million users

T-Mobile made an announcement on their website, confirming that they have experienced a data breach that has affected “less than 1.5%” of its customers. They have assured their users however that they
Check for 5G Service in Your Area With Verizon's New Coverage Maps

Check for 5G Service in Your Area With Verizon's New Coverage Maps

Should you buy a 5G smartphone? You probably don’t need one right now unless the price is right and—if you’re a Verizon user, at least—your living or working space falls within its 5G territory, which

Verizon expands 5G to 'parts of' Boston, Houston and Sioux Falls

Verizon (Engadget's parent company) is continuing its ever-so-gradual 5G rollout in three cities. The ultra wideband wireless is now live in "parts of" Boston, Houston, and Sioux Falls -- notably, the

AT&T has three new Unlimited plans to replace current two

It seems like AT&T is not satisfied with their two current, simplified Unlimited plans and so they have now announced the three new ones that will be replacing Unlimited & More and Unlimited

AT&T's new unlimited phone plans drop WatchTV

AT&T is shuffling up its phone plans once again, and this time the focus won't surprise anyone. It's introducing a trio of unlimited plans where the top tier, Unlimited Elite, will include HBO at
LG Stylo 5+ goes on sale at AT&T with upgraded front-facing camera

LG Stylo 5+ goes on sale at AT&T with upgraded front-facing camera

If you're on the lookout for a stylus-toting smartphone, the Galaxy Note series has traditionally been your only option. Unfortunately, these cost a pretty penny (except for the Note 3 Neo which

Verizon adds 5G coverage to three basketball and hockey arenas

You don't have to watch football if you want 5G coverage from Verizon (Engadget's parent company) while you're attending live sports. The carrier has switched on 5G coverage at three major basketball
Pixel 4 may finally pick up official AT&T carrier support

Pixel 4 may finally pick up official AT&T carrier support

Over the years, U.S. carriers have steadily taken greater interest in the Pixel series. The first Made by Google phone launched as a Verizon exclusive in 2016, followed up by Sprint and T-Mobile

Check if Verizon’s 5G network has coverage in your area before buying a 5G handset (Updated)

5G is the buzzword of 2019, every smartphone manufacturer and carrier seem to have the term plastered on just about every single product and service. While the 5G network is still in the baby stages

Verizon 5G goes live in parts of New York City

It took ages, but Verizon (Engadget's parent company) finally has 5G service available on its home turf. The carrier has switched on ultra-wideband 5G in "parts of" New York City that largely focus

FCC says Sprint falsely claimed Lifeline subsidies for 885,000 customers (updated)

The Ajit Pai-era FCC has been determined to crack down on Lifeline program abuse from the outset, and now it's leveling some particularly serious allegations. Regulators have accused Sprint of
Google Fi gets an unlimited plan

Google Fi gets an unlimited plan

For the longest time, Google Fi didn’t play the unlimited calls, text and data game and instead focused on offering pretty affordable and flexible plans with a price cap of $80 (before taxes and

Verizon could carry OnePlus phones beginning in 2020

Verizon may soon carry OnePlus phones. According to Android Police, sources say Verizon and the Chinese manufacturer signed a deal and that the phones could arrive in 2020. It's unclear which model
Is Trump killing the Obama boom in bellwether Elkhart?

Is Trump killing the Obama boom in bellwether Elkhart?

With the unemployment rate still at 3.7% and GDP growth at 2.0%, the American economy remains solid, if not spectacular. But with more warning lights flashing yellow, Team Trump is growing more

Verizon to enable Call Filter feature for eligible customers

Now that a recent FCC ruling allows carriers to automatically block high-spam calls, Verizon has announced that eligible Android users will now be automatically protected through their Call Filter

T-Mobile eSIMs are finally available for regular phone plans

You no longer have to settle for prepaid service if you're a T-Mobile customer hoping to use eSIM support. The carrier has expanded its eSIM support to allow use with postpaid (that is, regular)

Sprint's 5G network goes live in NYC, LA, DC and Phoenix

As promised earlier this year, Sprint's 5G footprint is getting a little bigger. This morning, the carrier officially lit up four new 5G markets — New York City, Washington D.C., Phoenix and Los