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Verizon puts a 200GB limit on unlimited data

Verizon puts a 200GB limit on unlimited data

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch. To that, we add there’s no such thing as unlimited data. A point of contention with regulators, carriers have redefined what the word “unlimited” means,
AT&T raises price on grandfathered truely-unlimited data plans

AT&T raises price on grandfathered truely-unlimited data plans

AT&T subscribers clinging to their grandfathered unlimited data plans face yet another price increase, with the carrier slapping on an extra monthly charge. The plans, which offered legitimately

Verizon’s unlimited data plans get limited to 200GB

We heard last year that Verizon was sending out warnings to customers on its unlimited data plan who used an “extraordinary amount of data” alerting them they will no longer be able to enjoy the perks

AT&T announces ‘International Day Pass’ for frequent travelers

Good news for all the loyal AT&T subscribers. Your mobile carrier will start offering the ‘International Day Pass’ this coming Friday, January 27. This is a special day for you to enjoy unlimited

Verizon Unlimited plan is here: $80 per line with HD video streaming

Remember that in January, Verizon launched its 5GB for $55 data plan, claiming most customers don’t use more than 5GB of data per month. Well it seems, Big Red suddenly realized some of its costumers
Verizon resurrects “unlimited” data plan

Verizon resurrects “unlimited” data plan

The word “unlimited” no longer meant what it used to mean. At least not if you use it in the context of Internet data plans. Due to both technical and business considerations, carriers have often put
Which unlimited data plan sucks the least?

Which unlimited data plan sucks the least?

Unlimited smartphone data is back! Roll out the barrels, re-download Netflix, and disable all those "Wi-Fi only" settings options, happy days are here again. But don't throw away your data meter just
AT&T tweaks its unlimited data to be more competitive, including tethering and a $60 low-speed option

AT&T tweaks its unlimited data to be more competitive, including tethering and a $60 low-speed option

After years of prodding from T-Mobile and Sprint, Verizon finally started offering unlimited data plans again, which in turn caused AT&T to give up its petty Monopoly game and offer its own

Sprint intros new Unlimited Freedom offer, available until June, 2018

As anticipated, Sprint announced this week it will be ending its long-running Switch to Sprint and save 50% on Verizon, AT&T or T-Mobile rates. The carrier also introduced an adjusted version of

Verizon intros new prepaid unlimited data plan for $80/month

Despite its known aversion of limited data plan, Verizon seems to be fully embracing the concept in 2017. Back in February, the nation’s largest carrier introduced Verizon Unlimited – a plan which

Boost Mobile unveils new campaign to encourage customers to switch

Boost Mobile introduced a new initiative this week called “Project Switch”, meant to offers customers who are ready to switch to Boost promotional rates and free phones. To better promote “Project

Cricket adds more data to its Basic Plan, pricing stays the same

On top of announcing the availability of the ZTE Blade X Max this week, Cricket Wireless also unveiled an upgrade to its Basic data plan. Staring May 12, subscribers will get 4GB of 4G LTE instead of

Canadian telecom regulator bans locked phones and unlocking fees

There are many reasons why people want to move to Canada. It’s such a nice and welcoming country. Sans the long cold winter season, we know a lot of people who would want to migrate there. And for
T-Mobile drops unlimited LTE perk for trips to Canada and Mexico

T-Mobile drops unlimited LTE perk for trips to Canada and Mexico

T-Mobile has done a lot over the years to back-up its claim of being an “Un-carrier,” offering perks and options that big rivals Verizon and AT&T don’t come close to. Unfortunately the company has
Cricket boosts data plans with new options

Cricket boosts data plans with new options

The U.S. wireless market is dominated by four major carriers, and with two of those carriers, Sprint and T-Mobile, discussing a merger, smaller wireless carriers are having to step up their game. One
Google’s New Android App Will Help Curb Your Data Use

Google’s New Android App Will Help Curb Your Data Use

Datally reports what apps are using the most data
Google’s New Android App Will Help Curb Your Data Use

Google’s New Android App Will Help Curb Your Data Use

Datally reports what apps are using the most data
How These Young Co-Founders Plan to Lower Cell Phone Bills (and Why They Go to Couples Therapy)

How These Young Co-Founders Plan to Lower Cell Phone Bills (and Why They Go to Couples Therapy)

"Your phone is smart, but you're smarter," co-founder Hunter Rosenblume says. "There's a better way to pay for data."
Spotify is asking its users if they'd subscribe to a $30/month data-only plan with Spotify Premium included

Spotify is asking its users if they'd subscribe to a $30/month data-only plan with Spotify Premium included

From time to time, Spotify will ask its users about various things relating to the service. I had personally been putting off a survey asking for my thoughts on the home screen for a couple of days.
Teen Burglar Breaks Into Home, Asks Sleeping Couple for Wifi: Police

Teen Burglar Breaks Into Home, Asks Sleeping Couple for Wifi: Police

Police say a couple in their 60s woke up in their Palo Alto, California bedroom around midnight last Saturday to find someone looming above them wearing a mask, or possibly a black T-shirt covering