Making the most of what seems like an unofficial holiday, May the Fourth recognizing all things Star Wars, T-Mobile has revealed their own fully functional Chrome extension as the latest weapon in their battle with other carriers. Portraying T-Mobile in the role of the Rebel Alliance fighting against the Evil Empire represented by the major carriers and epitomized by AT&T, John Legere announced the Chrome extension that promises to “reveal the real AT&T” when users point their browser to any site that includes “AT&T” text. Read more
The jury is still out on whether the HTC 10 has turned around the sinking ship that represents HTC’s financial woes in recent years, but so far, the company’s latest flagship has received a generally positive reception. Now it’s time to see whether the HTC 10’s warm reception will translate into much-needed sales for the Taiwanese handset maker. On that note, it has been reported that Verizon has begun shipping units out to those that placed pre-orders with the carrier. Read more
Sprint has delivered its quarterly results, noting that revenue has fallen by 2.5 percent, as the telecommunications provider handed out big discounts to gain more subscribers.
There was a time when the major U.S. carriers were issuing press releases on a regular basis to announce the addition of new markets to the list of areas covered by their high speed data infrastructure. As the market matured and these major projects concluded, the pace of these announcements waned. Leave it to Verizon to keep plugging away at the pockets of the country that still need coverage as shown in their latest press release announcing the addition of thirteen new markets to their XLTE network. Read more
Pre-orders for Samsung’s Galaxy Tab E are said to open May 6th on AT&T.
HTC One M8 and One M9 owners on AT&T were expecting to get Marshmallow this month, but it’s running behind schedule.
When the phone was announced, Verizon slyly mentioned that the HTC 10 would be a timed exclusive for its customers. Select carriers, including T-Mobile and Sprint, simply said the phone was on the way while Big Red proclaimed it would “be available in the U.S. first on Verizon.” And that has turned out to be true.
Those at Verizon can pre-order the HTC 10 starting today, but if you’re signing up with Sprint, you’ll have to wait till May 13th.
Will.i.am’s smartwatch called Dial is now available for pre-order at Three UK. And while you may not be excited about yet another smartwatch on the market, this one’s a tad different than the rest.
Great news for NFL Sunday Ticket subscribers! AT&T has announced that they’re dropping the extra requirements for online streaming of games with all Sunday Ticket purchases for the 2016 season.
Previously you’d have to pay extra and upgrade to Sunday Ticket MAX for the ability to stream games to connected devices, but now that’s available to all customers. Read more