Windows 10 Mobile Coming in October According to Documents
Jun24

Windows 10 Mobile Coming in October According to Documents

With the launch of Windows 10 for computers less then a week away it leaves us in the mobile market wondering when we will get some Windows 10 update love.  While Microsoft themselves have been pretty tight lipped about it the main rumor was "sometime in the fall"  Now we have some information that seems to back that rumor up. The chart you see above is from a French Carrier French carrier SFR and shows almost ALL Lumias across the...

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Rollover Data Coming to AT&T Pre-Paid
May11

Rollover Data Coming to AT&T Pre-Paid

A little while back AT&T added roll over data to it's post paid plans to compete with the likes of T-Mobile and other cheaper carriers.  Now they have announced that it will be coming to it's pre paid Go Phone Customers...

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Sprint is Now Bring Your New Phone to You
Apr13

Sprint is Now Bring Your New Phone to You

While T-Mobile tends to get all the headlines for trying new things Sprint just rolled out something I have never seen before done by a mobile carrier.   Bringing your new smartphone to you and setting it up for you.  That's right as of right now in Kansas City they are piloting their Direct 2 You program and are planning to roll this program out in other locations.   While this seems like a great plan when I speak to other about...

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Cricket Wireless: Pre-paid Savor or Satan?
Mar16

Cricket Wireless: Pre-paid Savor or Satan?

The pre-paid market here in the states is starting to taking off with different carriers promising the world but can they deliver? The major carriers (AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile) all dangle the pre-paid carrot in your face but their prices are only slightly less than going post paid and having them pay $500 toward your new device. This means for smartphone users it's normally not worth pre-paid.  I personally don't like contracts and...

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Australia’s Largest Telcos Target of NSA/GCHQ Hacking
Feb24

Australia’s Largest Telcos Target of NSA/GCHQ Hacking

Australia's three largest telco providers have just been made of aware of a massive hacking into their sim cards by US and British spy agencies (NSA and GCHQ) which may force their hand to recall millions upon millions of sim cards given to customers in 2010 and 2011.  This was done by stealing the encryption key codes to "smart chips" made by Gemalto. This would allow the agencies to access to personal content stored on SIMs, such as...

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AT&T’s Improved Go Phone Plans Now Include More Data and Unlimted Talk/Text to Mexico
Feb17

AT&T’s Improved Go Phone Plans Now Include More Data and Unlimted Talk/Text to Mexico

AT&T has just stepped up their pre-paid game big time.  They announced today that you will now get more data with your pre-paid go phone plan for the same price as you pay now.  Also you will get unlimited voice and text to Mexico as part of  your pre-paid package. Beginning February 20, AT&T is upping the high speed data for two popular GoPhone plans and also giving unlimited calling to Mexico on the $60 plan.1 New and...

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