Tag Archive: Customers


Cricket now allows talk, text, and data in Mexico for certain customers

Customers that have a $ 50/month or more expensive plan are eligible.

Cricket Wireless, the popular MVNO powered by AT&T’s network, is getting a big upgrade for customers that travel to Mexico.

Starting today, anyone that’s on a $ 50/month or more expensive plan has access to unlimited talk, text, and data in Mexico at no extra cost.

Commenting on the announcement, Cricket’s Chief Marketing Officer Tiffany Baehman said:

This is a big move in the right  [Read More…]

Xfinity Mobile customers to be limited to 480p streaming, 600Kbps hotspot

Subscribers will have to pay for 720p streaming later in the year.

Xfinity Mobile, Comcast’s MVNO that’s powered by Verizon’s network, is about to get some new restrictions. Subscribers of the service are now getting emails from Comcast informing them about the changes, and they have to do with video streaming and mobile hotspot speeds.

As it currently stands, videos you stream using your Xfinity Mobile data are presented in 720p HD. Starting soon, however, the resolution  [Read More…]

Verizon Prepaid tempts customers with double data promotion

Verizon is, for a limited time, offering its potential prepaid subscribers an offer that’s rather hard to refuse. Starting from today, those who sign up for Verizon Prepaid can receive double the normal data allotment. Indeed, this means twice as much data for your money.

For the time being, anyone who activates a new line on Verizon Prepaid will get double the data. This is for single line and family accounts as well.

During the limited time offer Verizon Prepaid  [Read More…]

T-Mobile gives AT&T grandfathered customers up to $900 to switch

You might not have heard this, but last week AT&T announced a new $ 5-per-month price increase for users on its grandfathered unlimited plan.

The data plan’s price had been $ 30/month for seven years, until the carrier raised it to $ 35 in February 2016. A second $ 5 price bump followed in January of last year. Now a third one is upon grandfathered subscribers which will take the total price up to $ 45/month. The new rate will  [Read More…]

OUKITEL holds a brand sale as a thank you to its customers (Promoted)

OUKITEL released the WP5000 this week, and by all accounts out of the China-based OEM, it’s selling well. As a thank you to its supporters, OUKITEL is holding a Brand Sale at AliExpress. The sale spans 12 different smartphones from $ 69.74-$ 280, entry-levels to flagships. Hit the jump to read more.

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DIRECTV NOW is offering new customers 3 months of service for just $30

New customers can score a sweet deal.

DIRECTV NOW is no stranger to offering promotions, but most of the time they involve prepaying for the service and getting some streaming hardware for free. If you aren’t looking to pick up a new streaming stick but want to check out the service, this is the deal for you.

Right now the company is offering 3 months of service for $ 30, which breaks down to just $ 10  [Read More…]

Some OnePlus customers have reported fraudulent credit card activity (Update)

A friendly reminder to always keep track of what’s going on with your card.

Updated 1/16/18 – A day after publicly announcing recent credit card fraud, OnePlus has since removed the option to use a debit or credit card directly on its website to make a purchase. For the time being, you’ll have to rely on PayPal for making any payments.

Over this past weekend, some OnePlus customers reported that they’d discovered unauthorized activity on credit cards that  [Read More…]

Kinda Blue Pixel 2 now available for non-Verizon customers

Your choice of getting it unlocked or on Project Fi.

The Pixel 2 might not be the best-looking phone released in 2017, but it’s still a big improvement over its first-generation sibling. Google launched the phone in four main colors, with Kinda Blue (my personal favorite) being limited to the small Pixel 2 on Verizon Wireless. Thankfully, that Verizon exclusivity is finally changing.

On its official Twitter account, Project Fi announced that the Kinda Blue Pixel 2  [Read More…]

Project Fi launches free browser game and a gift for its customers

Free stuff is good stuff.

The holiday season is here, and to help celebrate it, Project Fi just launched a fun little browser game that you can play from either your phone or desktop.

The game has you controlling a yellow character as they ski down a snowy slope, and your objective is to ride as long as you can without running into any trees, logs, or even a yeti. Going over the yellow ramps will give you a  [Read More…]

Equifax says personal data of 143 million customers exposed in cyber attack

Equifax says a cyber attack leveraged against the company has exposed the personal data of approximately 143 million U.S. consumers.

Credit-reporting company Equifax has just announced a major cyber security breach that has exposed the data of approximately 143 million U.S. consumers.

What data was exposed?

The company says the following data was accessed:

names Social Security numbers birth dates addresses driver’s license numbers credit card numbers (approx. 209,000 U.S. consumers) dispute documents (approx. 182,000 U.S. consumers)  [Read More…]