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Project Fi: What to Know About Google’s Move into Wireless

Project Fi: What to Know About Google’s Move into Wireless

By Josh Wolford April 23, 2015

As you may have heard, Google’s a wireless provider now. The company unveiled Project Fi on Wednesday – a move that had been hinted at for months. Fi piggybacks on Sprint and T-Mobile’s networks to provide $20 per month unlimited …

Mobile Data Plans: Data Makes Up 98 Percent Of Mobile Network Traffic Mobile Data Plans: Data Makes Up 98 Percent Of Mobile Network Traffic

Mobile data plans are expensive. There doesn’t seem to be any good reason for the high prices or data caps either. The mobile carriers get away with it by saying its a scarce commodity, and that narrative can continue thanks …

T-Mobile Eliminates Overage Fees T-Mobile Eliminates Overage Fees

For over one year now T-Mobile has been shifting the mobile landscape in the U.S. The competition the company has brought with its “JUMP!” service plans, early termination fee pay-offs, and more has benefited mobile consumers at every major carrier. …

T-Mobile Announces New 4G Tablet Deal T-Mobile Announces New 4G Tablet Deal

Though 4G tablets have been heavily marketed over the past two years, the devices still make up a relatively small portion of the overall tablet market. This is largely due to U.S. wireless carriers, which charge consumers extra device and …

T-Mobile Rolls Out Low-Priced “Simple Starter” Plan T-Mobile Rolls Out Low-Priced “Simple Starter” Plan

For the past year now T-Mobile has been rolling out offers that have forced the U.S. wireless industry into competition. Starting with its “JUMP!” plans and more recently with its offer to pay subscribers’ early termination fees, T-Mobile has led …

Samsung Galaxy S5: T-Mobile Announces Pre-Orders For $0 Down

The Samsung Galaxy S5 release date is fast approaching, but for now customers can pre-order. On Thursday, Mar. 20, T-Mobile issued a press release in regards to the pre-order status of the Galaxy S5. The wireless network operator announced that …

4G LTE: T-Mobile Quickly Upgrading Its Network 4G LTE: T-Mobile Quickly Upgrading Its Network

Just over one year ago T-Mobile was the fourth-largest mobile provider in the U.S., and for good reason. Instead of the 4G LTE networks that larger carriers were building out, T-Mobile had bet on the slower HSPA+ standard for its …

T-Mobile Promises Fast 4G Expansion This Year T-Mobile Promises Fast 4G Expansion This Year

T-Mobile has shifted the mobile landscape significantly in the past year, doing away with device subsidies and forcing a small price war among the largest mobile providers in the U.S. One area T-Mobile still struggles to compete in, however, is …

T-Mobile Raises Data Caps For Simple Choice Plans T-Mobile Raises Data Caps For Simple Choice Plans

For the past year T-Mobile has been putting pressure on its mobile competitors through low prices and a variety of innovative pricing schemes and service offerings. More recently the largest mobile carriers in the U.S. have begun to respond directly …

T-Mobile Subscribers Continued to Rise During Q4 T-Mobile Subscribers Continued to Rise During Q4

T-Mobile this week revealed its fourth quarter and full-year 2013 financial results, highlighting huge subscriber gains and strong earnings for the smallest of the four major U.S. telecoms. The biggest news for T-Mobile investors would be the company’s net subscriber …

T-Mobile’s Jump Being Changed For The Better [Report] T-Mobile’s Jump Being Changed For The Better [Report]

In its quest to shake up the mobile industry, T-Mobile revealed Jump last year as a way to allow consumers to upgrade their devices twice a year. It also instigated a six month waiting period between signing up and being …

Family Wireless Plans Emerge in Competitive Market

Verizon’s hold as the number one wireless carrier in the United States may be slipping. AT&T is making a solid run to go from the second biggest wireless carrier to the first. And they’re doing it by going after your …

Prepaid Phone Plans: The Way to Go?

In the ever-increasing maelstrom that is finding the cheapest cell service, many are turning to prepaid wireless. What used to be a socially unacceptable means of obtaining wireless phone service is quickly making a comeback as a totally viable, and …

Tim Tebow Still Doesn’t Have a Contract in T-Mobile’s Super Bowl Ads Tim Tebow Still Doesn’t Have a Contract in T-Mobile’s Super Bowl Ads

Ex-quarterback and meme-generator Tim Tebow doesn’t have a contract – either with an NFL team or with any mobile provider. T-Mobile has announced that Tebow is calling the plays – in a set of Super Bowl ads set to air …

U.S. Could Block Rumored Sprint & T-Mobile Merger U.S. Could Block Rumored Sprint & T-Mobile Merger

With T-Mobile now adding hundreds of thousands of customers per quarter and Sprint struggling to keep its subscriber numbers up, the rumored merger between the third- and fourth-largest mobile providers in the U.S. still appears to be in the works. …

T-Mobile to Offer Pseudo-Checking Accounts to Customers T-Mobile to Offer Pseudo-Checking Accounts to Customers

T-Mobile certainly does not lack in creativity. Though the mobile provider’s new initiative to pay off early termination fees for customers who switch to T-Mobile might not lure every customer away from its competitors, the move has certainly put pressure …

T-Mobile Claims It Now Has The Fastest 4G Speeds T-Mobile Claims It Now Has The Fastest 4G Speeds
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Today at its Consumer Electronics Show (CES) presentation T-Mobile laid down the gauntlet for other mobile providers, promising to pay customers’ early termination fees if they trade-in their devices. Even paying $650 for a customer to switch won’t be enough, …