How to Get Mobile Consumers to Upgrade
Mar05

How to Get Mobile Consumers to Upgrade

In the past when new flagships came out there was ton of new cool "must have" features that would make you break your piggy bank and order one the day it came out.  Recently however it seems that nothing like that has come around.  The Yota phone with it's dual screen has been out for years now and while the Samsung Galaxy Edge is pretty cool it's not getting me to drop 300 bucks and sign a new contract. I only am writing this post...

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Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App
Feb26

Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App

In a move that I guess shouldn't really surprise anyone Google has pulled the mobile wallet service Softcard from all App Stores and is only bringing it back for Android devices.  For those of you not familiar with the service Softcard is a NFC based mobile wallet that allows you swipe to pay for items it was bought by Google few months back. This move is to compete with Apple Pay...Softcard was the payment system backed by all the...

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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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AT&T Head into Nextel Purchase on a High
Jan28

AT&T Head into Nextel Purchase on a High

AT&T wants to be the top carrier in the US while unifying the North American market, that’s why the company is in the midst of buying Nextel Mexico. The current second largest network in the nation is coming off a solid 2014 with plenty of new customers to boast and an increase in revenue. 1.9 million wireless subscribers were added in the fourth quarter, 5.6 million overall through the year, while profit for the fourth quarter...

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AT&T Brings Rollover Back This Time With Data
Jan08

AT&T Brings Rollover Back This Time With Data

If anyone has used AT&T in the past they will remember roll over minutes which allowed you save your unused minutes for the next month.  Personally this allowed me to amass more minutes than I could ever use.  Now it's back but with data not voice minutes.  While other US carriers are offering this feature too coverage is not the greatest.  Want to know more information?  Check out the full press release below. AT&T Gives More...

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