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Consumer Cellular Buyer’s Guide

Most consumers are familiar with the big-name wireless carriers like Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Not nearly as many, though, are as well-versed when it comes to the topic of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs).

Companies such as Metro, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless license the towers and coverage from tier-one providers but offer their own phones, rate plans, and customer service.

Let’s take a look at one in particular: Consumer Cellular — a customer friendly MVNO which caters to  [Read More…]

A guide to all Imperial enemies in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

The Empire’s army is diverse and elite. Here’s our guide to each trooper and vehicle you’ll face.

In Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, the military of the Galactic Empire is filled with tons of different soldiers, and each of them are dangerous in their own unique ways. These troops make up the majority of the enemies that you’ll be fighting over the course of the game, so it’s a good idea to get a strong understanding of  [Read More…]

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order beginner’s guide and tips to know

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is complex and expansive, but this guide will help you get off to a great start.

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is here, and it’s significantly more complex than most other Star Wars games. Combat is methodical, worlds are plentiful in number and expansive in scope, and there are tons of puzzles to solve. This may sound daunting, but fear not, young Padawan, we’re here to offer some advice. Here’s a list  [Read More…]

Cricket Wireless Buyer’s Guide

A growing number of US consumers are becoming familiar with Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) like Metro, Boost Mobile, and Straight Talk. They operate using the towers and infrastructure from the big players but have their own rates, customer service, and phone selection.

Let’s take a look at one of them in particular: Cricket Wireless

About

Cricket Wireless (Cricket) initially launched in 1999 and is a US-based prepaid wireless service provider; it’s a wholly owned subsidiary of AT&T. It offers  [Read More…]

Boost Mobile Buyer’s Guide

Just about everyone knows the names of the “Big Four” top-tier wireless service providers: Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. But, for every one of these major network operators there are a number of others in the space. These smaller, lesser known brands use the towers and infrastructure from the big names but with their own rates, customer service, and phone selection.

These prepaid Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) include the likes of Metro, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless. These brands license  [Read More…]

Simple Mobile Buyer’s Guide

Picking out the right wireless carrier isn’t all that difficult. After all, there are just a few names to choose from in the US, right? Hardly. For every one of the service providers you can name, we bet there are two others you don’t even know exist.

The Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) space is a crowded one and there’s plenty to consider. While they each have their own rate plans, terms, and features, they rely on the network infrastructure  [Read More…]

Tello Buyer’s Guide

Just about anyone you’d ask is familiar with the top-tier wireless service providers in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. What about lesser known, or newer brands?

Let’s take a look at a relatively younger carrier, Tello. This guide will serve to help you understand what the MVNO offers and how it competes in the mobile arena.

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GreatCall Buyer’s Guide

Many US consumers are familiar with the bigger wireless carriers of Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Far fewer are well-versed when it comes to the topic of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs).

These network operators license the towers and coverage from the tier-one providers and offer their own phones, rate plans, and customer service.

Let’s take a look at one in particular: GreatCall — an MVNO which caters to the senior citizen demographic.

About

Founded in 2006, this California-based carrier  [Read More…]

Walmart Family Mobile Buyer’s Guide

Most wireless customers are familiar with the big-name brands in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Relatively few buyers, though, are as well-versed when it comes to the topic of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO).

Companies like Metro, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless license the towers and coverage from tier-one providers but offer their own phones, rate plans, and customer service.

Walmart Family Mobile is one such MVNO and is certainly worth closer inspection. Yes, that Walmart.

See Also Total Wireless  [Read More…]

Just $14.99, this guide teaches mobile app design principles

Mobile apps are pervasive as nearly everyone has a smartphone today. If you’ve been around the block, you know the difference between a quality app and one that just isn’t polished or intuitive. Thoughtful design and user experience is key to any good app.

If you’re a developer, or are thinking of getting into mobile app development, you can always stand to learn just a little bit more. That’s where guides like The Complete Guide to Designing a Mobile App  [Read More…]