Sprint offers unlimited data to the iPhone
Sprint is knocking on the unlimited data door this coming October 14th, where you can already place a pre-order of the iPhone 4S from tomorrow onwards for $99 a pop onwards. Of course, that’s for the 8GB model, and if you want something that is of higher capacity, you will be able to enjoy up to 64GB of portable storage goodness – but at a price, of course.According to Sprint […]
Walmart and T-Mobile introduce data-centric prepaid plan
Walmart and T-Mobile have announced that it will be launching a new prepaid service plan that will cater to folks who rarely make normal calls and rely on their smartphone’s data capabilities instead. The plan will be a non-contract, $30/month for unlimited web and text on T-Mobile’s “4G” (HSPA+) network. However, even though the data is unlimited, expect to be throttled once you exceed the monthly 5GB cap (which isn’t […]
Verizon's tiered data plans will not affect current customers
We want to be heralds of good news by letting all existing Verizon Wireless customers who are on an unlimited data plan that they will need not worry about getting cut off from that pipeline of data when July 7th rolls around. It seems that the different data plans with a cap on the limit before you pay more for each byte that you us will apply to new subscribers […]
T-Mobile offers free data for one year in honor of dads
To celebrate Father’s Day this year, T-Mobile USA has an offer which might just keep dads happy – we are looking at free data for one year, as long as you sign up on this coming June 18th for a new qualifying talk, text and data plan. Basically, this means you need not fret about running up sky high data fees whenever you surf the Internet on your smartphone, and […]
Bid adieu to unlimited data on Verizon Wireless?
Are you using a smartphone from Verizon Wireless, and consume so much data that it was a no-brainer for you to sign up for the unlimited data plan beforehand? We hate to be the harbinger of bad news, but word has it that Verizon Wireless will no longer offer its unlimited smartphone data plan from this summer onwards, according to Verizon CFO Fran Shammo. In lieu of that, Verizon will […]
Orange To Ditch Its Unlimited Data Plans Too?
Looks like AT&T and O2 UK aren’t going to be the only carriers who are ditching unlimited data plans just before the iPhone 4 is launched. Now word is that Orange is also gearing up to ditch its unlimited data plans. This probably isn’t going to go down well with consumers, but we do understand that carriers have to make a profit too. That being said, there are alternatives such as […]
New AT&T Data Plan Offers iPhone Tethering
AT&T has introduced two new wireless data plans that will go into effect on June 7th, one of which offers iPhone tethering. While this is probably a good thing to many subscribers out there, folks who are used to unlimited data plans will notice that they have disappeared, and that includes the $29.99 unlimited plan for the iPad. There is some good news for existing iPad users, though, if you’re […]
Vodafone UK has no more unlimited data from June 1st
Vodafone UK will not be offering unlimited data for their customers anymore from the first of next month onwards after changing conditions on charges for data usage over cellphones. Currently, all handsets save for the iPhone and Nexus One are able to enjoy a 500MB Fair Use data package for £5 monthly, but you could surpass that amount without being charged any extra. This benelovence from Vodafone UK will be […]