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MetroPCS Adds More Data To Their Plans, More Bang For Your Buck

If you’re a MetroPCS customer, or you were planning to become one, here is some good news for you. Metro has added a lot of value to the non-unlimited plans. bumping up the amount of data you are allowed to use. The $50 a month plan used to give you a 1GB limit of 4G LTE data, but they’ve more than doubled it to 2.5GB. The $40 per month plan has also… Read more

Google Wants To Create An AirPlay Alternative

Apple’s AirPlay is a very popular way to stream content between Apple devices, but it’s a proprietary system. Unfortunately, this means that us non-Apple users are left without a solid way to stream content between any devices we want. There is no real open standard, but there will be if Google has their way. Google already has a way to stream from… Read more

Sprint Set To Launch New No-Contract Data Plans For LTE Tablets

While this can no doubt be attributed to the announcement of the new iPads, the nation’s third largest carrier is planning to shift up its tablet data plans. They’ve decided that while they may not have the best coverage, it’s not going to stop them from pulling in more customers. Sprint will now be offering more data for a better price, with plans that… Read more

AT&T Could Be Introducing Shared Data Plans Soon

Verizon recently introduced its “Share Everything” plans, allowing customers to share a pool of data between multiple devices. It’s been rumored for several months that AT&T could be following suit. The company’s CEO even put forward notions of shared data plans earlier this year. New evidence suggests we could be seeing “Group Data” hit the… Read more

U.S. Cellular Announces New Prepaid Plans

U.S. Cellular has announced three new plans for its prepaid customers. The first plan is 400 minutes of voice, 400 texts, and 400 picture messages for $35 a month. It’s obviously a dumbphone plan, as it contains no data. The second step up is unlimited voice, unlimited messaging, and 1GB of “feature data” for $50 a month. We’re not exactly sure what… Read more

T-Mobile Revamping No-Contract Data Plans

Today T-Mobile announced their new no-contract data prices for tablets, hotspots, and laptop dongles. The following prices will take effect May 20th: 300MB 1-week pass for $15 1.5GB 1-month pass for $25 3.5GB 1-month pass for $35 5GB 1-month pass for $50 These prices really aren’t all that cheap. However, they are a lot cheaper than the old… Read more

Verizon Releases Another Statement On Shared Data Plans

Yesterday, we wrote about how Verizon will force 3G unlimited data users to switch to shared 4G LTE data plans soon. Today, Verizon released a statement attempting to clarify what they meant and why they’re doing it. They say customers have been interested in shared data plans and they plan to deliver, and that they’d warn customers ahead of time about… Read more