Carriers

Verizon launches new ‘MORE Everything’ Plans; offers more data on select plans, 25GB of cloud storage

Verizon launches new ‘MORE Everything’ Plans; offers more data on select plans, 25GB of cloud storage

As expected, Verizon has just introduced its new “MORE Everything” plans, which it claims will give users twice the data on select plans, 25GB of cloud storage, unlimited international messaging and double the bandwidth.

Virgin Mobile offering 20% discount on iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c

Virgin Mobile offering 20% discount on iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c

Virgin Mobile USA, the prepaid service provider and the wholly owned subsidiary of Sprint, is offering a massive 20% discount on unsubsidized iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c.

AT&T offering $100 credit for new lines

AT&T offering $100 credit for new lines

AT&T has just launched a new promotion where it is offering $100 for any new smartphone, tablet, feature phone etc.

New as well as existing users are eligible for the promotion.

Court strikes down FCC’s net neutrality rules, puts “Open Internet” at risk

Court strikes down FCC’s net neutrality rules, puts “Open Internet” at risk

A Washington court today stuck down FCC’s set of net neutrality rules that forbid Internet Servce Providers like Verizon from treating traffic on its network unequally.

FCC may intervene over AT&T’s new Sponsored Data program

FCC may intervene over AT&T’s new Sponsored Data program

AT&T likely hoped its new Sponsored Data plan would capture the attention of cost-conscious consumers. Instead, it has caught the eye of FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler.

AT&T introduces Sponsored Data; Lets companies pay for your data

AT&T introduces Sponsored Data; Lets companies pay for your data

AT&T made a huge announcement today. It introduced a new program called “Sponsored Data” that lets consumers browse and consume certain types of content for free, with the data usage charges being borne by the sponsor and not you.

AT&T offering $200 to T-Mobile Customers to switch

AT&T offering $200 to T-Mobile Customers to switch

AT&T has just announced that it will be offering T-Mobile customers up to $450 per line if they switch to their network.

AT&T is basically giving a $200 credit per line to T-Mobile customers who switch, as they will get the additional $250 only when they trade-in their old smartphone.

Sprint expands 4G LTE coverage to 70 more cities, including San Diego, St. Louis and Green Bay

Sprint expands 4G LTE coverage to 70 more cities, including San Diego, St. Louis and Green Bay

Sprint, the third-largest carrier in the US, announced on Monday that it has expanded its 4G LTE network to 70 new cities, bringing its total number of supported cities to 300.

AT&T CEO: The era of big subsidies for devices is coming to an end

AT&T CEO: The era of big subsidies for devices is coming to an end

While speaking at the investor conference yesterday, AT&T’s CEO Randall Stephenson indicated that the era of subsidies is coming to an end.

He noted that with smartphone penetration at 75 percent, and soon reaching 90 percent, carriers cannot afford to subsidize smartphones and would have to move into maintenance mode.