AT&T has announced a major change in their GoPhone prepaid service. Consumers who avail of this plan will now be able to access HSPA+ and 4G LTE data on the network. This is welcome news for iPhone owners who signed up for the service but were unable to access cellular data. Consumers who have 4G
T-Mobile is America’s fourth largest carrier, which isn’t something to be particularly fond of. Behind Verizon, AT&T and Sprint, T-Mobile has been relatively silent over the last year. And that’s because we saw the top 3 carriers launch or expand 4G LTE networks in the country, while T-Mobile’s networks were limited to just 4G or
Neville Ray, T-Mobile Chief Technology Officer announced that 14 metro areas would be seeing improved coverage on T-Mobile’s 4G (HSPA+) network. T-Mobile was able to expand their network enough to cover an additional 100 million people. This final announcement finishes T-Mobile’s commitment in a $4 billion investment in infrastructure for 2012. The cities included in today’s announcement
With Christmas only a little while away, AT&T isn’t slowing down expanding their 4G LTE network. In the past few weeks the carrier has launched thirteen new cities, and today the carrier has announced four new cities where their LTE network has been lit up: Melbourne, Fla. Green Bay, Wis. Springfield, Mass. Tucson, Ariz. In
Three UK has just announced that they are now carrying the HSPA version of Google’s Nexus 7. Starting today, consumers can head on over to Three retail stores to pick up Google’s ASUS-manufactured Nexus 7 tablet. At the time of this writing, the HSPA Nexus 7 can not be found on Three’s website, but
While the HSPA version of the Nexus 7 didn’t sell out as quickly as the widely popular Nexus 4 or the Nexus 10, it did manage to go out of stock only a little while after it went on sale on the UK Google Play Store. Good news for consumers wanting to get their hands
As you know, the Nexus 4 has a lack of LTE, which has been a major disappointment for a lot of consumers looking forward to the device. Depending on what carrier you are using and what country you live in, you may just have a chance at having LTE on your Nexus 4 device though.
T-Mobile is continuing to expand their coverage areas with 1900MHz HSPA+ by adding 10 new cities to the roster. While this is no 4G LTE, it is another step in the right direction for T-Mobile as they try to complete their plan of moving to the frequency completely. Baltimore, Houston, Kansas City, Las Vega and
Android Central has reported that UK retailers PC World and Currys now has the 32GB Nexus 7 available for purchase. The two stores are both apart of the Dixons group and are selling this new Nexus 7 for £199, which was where the 16GB Nexus 7 used to be. The price matches the price that is
The past couple of weeks we have been seeing a lot of different rumors and leaks about a 32GB Nexus 7 along with a few hints concerning a Nexus 7 with 3G cellular data capabilities. Today we have seen that a 32GB Nexus 7 has been unveiled after weeks of constant rumors. In the midst of
Good news if you are using a HSPA+ Galaxy Nexus. Just hours after releasing the latest 4.1 Jelly Bean to the Android Open Source Project (AOSP), Google has made more people happy by announcing that they are releasing the JB firmware to HSPA+ Galaxy Nexus OTA. For those who have been waiting patiently for
Research company NPD published research on Tuesday in regards to the latest smartphone sales. According to the latest research, smartphones with 4G connectivity rose to 35% of smartphones sold in Q4 of 2011. This is a huge increase from the 6% in ths same quarter of 2010 when Sprint was the only carrier with 4G.
We were pretty shocked to hear that Sony’s first Android tablet, the Tablet S, was the best selling Android tablet in October of 2011. So of course we want to see what the new Sony Tablet P is all about. During the Sony press conference at CES last month, they quickly outlined the Sony Tablet
We are currently at the Huawei press conference at CES in Las Vegas. Today is press day and while the rest of the team is at the LG event down the hall I was shown a sneak of the Huawei Ascend P1 S and had to be here as Huawei announced the world’s slimmest smartphone.