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AT&T discontinues TV Now service, but current subscribers can still use it

January 13, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Introduced back in 2018, AT&T’s TV Now service is now being phased out by the US carrier. The service that costs as low as $55/month can still be accessed by current subscribers, but new sign ups are no longer accepted […]


Tech, Wireless

T-Mobile has even greater 5G ambitions, preparing two major 2021 breakthroughs

December 16, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

T-Mobile might still have a fairly long way to go before catching up with Verizon in terms of subscriber numbers (after overtaking AT&T with Sprint’s help), but when it comes to 5G infrastructure, the “Un-carrier” is already so far ahead […]


Networking, Tech

5G is getting faster, but the U.S. is lagging behind

December 10, 2020

Via: Mashable

5G is catching on quickly. According to a new report by Speedtest, the next-gen mobile network has seen major adoption this year. 5G has also gotten a lot faster, though speeds vary tremendously depending on where you live. Based on […]


Tech, Wireless

T-Mobile will continue to focus on its 5G network before starting Sprint’s shutdown ‘in earnest’

December 9, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Even though Sprint’s death has been in the works for nearly three years now after a T-Mobile takeover proposal announced all the way back in April 2018, the nation’s fourth-largest mobile network operator is still stuck in the purgatory stage […]


Networking, Tech

5G rollout faster than expected; will reach a billion people this year

November 30, 2020

Via: 9to5Mac

Swedish networking giant Ericsson has reported that the 5G rollout is progressing faster than expected and that around a billion people worldwide will have coverage by the end of this year. The report says this makes 5G rollout faster than […]


Tech, Wireless

Make your WiFi less spotty with an at-home analyzer on sale

November 24, 2020

Via: Mashable

We all have that one spot in our homes that seems to be in another dimension entirely. No matter how blazing fast your internet subscription is, that single area doesn’t seem to get good signal. To ensure that you get […]


Tech, Wireless

Dish revises 5G launch schedule, risking to break its FCC promises

November 9, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Given the deafening silence of the last few months on the Dish 5G network buildout front, it’s hardly shocking to hear Charlie Ergen revise his previously optimistic forecast of a single market launch by the end of the year. Worse […]


Networking, Tech

T-Mobile continues its furious 5G network upgrading pace, inching closer to a big year-end goal

October 28, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Shortly after finally being allowed to complete a merger in the works since April 2018, T-Mobile announced back in April 2020 it had already started to integrate Sprint’s mid-band spectrum into its widespread but sluggish 5G network initially based entirely […]


Tech, Wireless

This wireless charger needs under 20 minutes for a full recharge

October 19, 2020

Via: BGR

Apple brought back from the dead the MagSafe brand last week, but this time around, it’s all about the iPhone. All iPhone 12 models feature magnetic wireless charging, which is supposed to be more efficient. The MagSafe charger sticks to […]


Networking, Tech

AT&T follows Verizon’s suit while beating T-Mobile to the punch with ‘Unlimited Your Way’ plans

September 29, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

AT&T is not exactly ahead of the US carrier pack in terms of either raw 5G speeds or the availability of its next-gen wireless network, which may have played a role in T-Mobile’s recent surge to the number two spot […]