FreedomPop, the company that is basically giving you online access for free, is expanding its coverage dramatically with the addition of 3G service via Sprint’s nationwide network. The company is now accepting orders for its first 3G/4G hotspot, the FreedomPop Overdrive Pro. “The biggest criticism with our service to date has been the coverage gaps more »
The wait is over. AT&T has officially made the Samsung Galaxy S4 available for pre-order. User can visit the carrier’s website to be one of the first to purchase Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone, which ships on April 30th. The 16GB model is available in White Frost and Black Mist for $199.99 with a two-year contract. For more »
Sprint and T-Mobile started the day by announcing release details for the Samsung Galaxy S 4. Samsung’s premier smartphone will be available for Sprint on April 27. Pre-orders will begin on April 18. The 16GB model will be $249.99 on a two-year contract. However, customers who switch their existing service to Sprint will only have more »
Not too long after T-Mobile enacted its company-wide contract-free plans, the carrier has made some changes to how it handles device unlocks. In the past, T-Mobile would unlock your phone for you after you’ve had it for a certain period of time. Being a loyal customer that paid their bill on time also helped. But more »
Talk about stubborn. Verizon Wireless announced a change to its upgrade policy that will likely not go over well with customers. Anyone whose contract expires by January 2014 at the earliest will no longer be able to upgrade their devices after fulling 20 months of their 24-month contract. Instead, customers will be required to wait more »
T-Mobile’s pre-order process for the iPhone 5 wasn’t the smoothest thing around, but at least it’s making good on shipping. T-Mobile has informed some customers that their iPhone 5 units have been shipped. The phone will be available in T-Mobile stores tomorrow for the same $99 down and $20 a month pre-order customers were privy to.
The iPhone 5 wasn’t the only big smartphone accepting pre-orders at T-Mobile this week. The upcoming HTC One was also up for grabs through HTC’s channels. At the time of this writing, HTC has sold out of pre-orders for the T-Mobile HTC One, but you can still buy it for Sprint and AT&T. You also more »
I think it’s fair to say T-Mobile hasn’t experienced such high demand for a phone in a very long time. With today’s launch of iPhone 5 pre-orders, there have been some technical errors on T-Mobile’s side. Although you may not encounter errors that will prevent you from ordering the phone anymore, you will probably be more »
T-Mobile’s in-house iPhone 5 isn’t coming out until April 12, but the 1 million+ GSM iPhones currently on its network are getting a big update today. This update is available to every eligible iPhone that is using a T-Mobile SIM card. The big features include HD Voice calling and AWS LTE support for unlocked iPhone more »
Earlier today, T-Mobile opened pre-orders for the iPhone 5. It’s the carrier’s hope the iPhone and its new contract-free plans will help it retain and attract new customers. Time will tell if T-Mobile’s “un-carrier” strategy is a success, but it was enough to make me stay with the company for the foreseeable future.