Tag Archive: Plan

The Sonos Flex subscription plan lets you rent speakers

Only available in the Netherlands for now.

What you need to know The Sonos Flex subscription plan allows you to rent some of the most popular Sonos speakers. As part of the subscription, the speakers will be replaced with the latest models. It’s currently only available in the Netherlands as a pilot program.

Do you love high-quality audio but often find the price puts it out of your reach? If so, then a new trial program Sonos  [Read More…]

Google Fi’s new unlimited plan is just $70 per month

What you need to know New unlimited plan starts at $ 70 per month with 100GB of Google One storage included. Data is full speed up to 22GB per month, but video streaming quality may be reduced to 480p. Group plans reduce the per-person cost to as low as $ 45 per month.

Google Fi is taking on another evolution of its service with a new unlimited plan offering that gives Fi customers another choice for heavy data  [Read More…]

Google Fi intros more conventional ‘Unlimited’ plan

Google on Tuesday announced a new option for its Google Fi subscribers which more closely resembles the offerings from traditional service providers.

Effective immediately, the new “Unlimited” plan gives its customers unlimited talk, text, and data for $ 70 per month. The catch? Google “may optimize” your video streaming to 480p and could throttle the data speeds once a user crosses a 22GB threshold.

Those who want to opt for a multiple-line plan can do so, and it gets cheaper  [Read More…]

SiriusXM’s $4 student plan is legit (and, yes, they’ll check)

If you’re in a proper college or university, you should be good to go.

There are two kinds of kids in college. There’s the kind who doesn’t worry about money — and then there’s the rest of us. For the latter, SiriusXM has rolled out an excellent new $ 4-a-month student plan that gets you Sirius’ $ 13 plan for exactly $ 9 less.

What’s that mean, exactly? It’s basically the SiriusXM Premier plan. That gets you SiriusXM everywhere  [Read More…]

Netflix’s $3 mobile-only plan is crucial to its success in India

Netflix hasn’t seen much momentum in India, but it’s looking to change that with its aggressive mobile-only plan.

Netflix had a less-than-stellar quarter, bringing in just 2.7 million subscribers worldwide against a projected 5 million. The streaming service lost subscribers in the U.S. for the first time in nearly a decade, and with that particular market hitting a saturation point, Netflix is increasingly looking to other regions for growth.

India is an obvious market just because of  [Read More…]

Opinion: Netflix needs an ad-supported plan

I know what you’re thinking, Netflix with ads? No way!

If you’re like me, one of the main reasons you subscribe to Netflix, besides the brilliant originals, is the fact that there are no ads.

Netflix is a company, and it is beholden to the stockholders and investors, both of which expect to see continued growth. The problem is, continuous growth is hard to maintain. That’s why there are several reasons Netflix should have an ad-supported plan, and it probably  [Read More…]

Which major prepaid carrier has the best $40 rate plan?

With more than 400 million subscribers on Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint, it’s safe to say that most Americans rely on the so-called “Big Four” carriers. But, to be clear, that’s not everyone.

There are millions of consumers who use other brands and services for wireless coverage, many of which are prepaid plans. Each of the major carriers offers its own prepaid options; there are plenty of other companies competing in the space.

Let’s take a look at each of  [Read More…]

Do you plan on getting the Galaxy Note 10?

Just a few more months of waiting to go.

There are a lot of sick Android handsets to choose from these days. The OnePlus 7 Pro is one of the fastest phones we’ve ever used, the Galaxy S10 has the best display of any phone on the market, and the Pixel 3’s camera remains undefeated.

Later in the year, however, we’ll have our eyes peeled to what Samsung shows off with the Galaxy Note 10.

Details on  [Read More…]

YouTube Premium’s student plan goes live in India, costs just ₹79 ($1.15)

YouTube’s student plan lets you subscribe to YouTube Music for just ₹59 a month, YouTube Premium for just ₹79.

What you need to know YouTube is rolling out student plans in India. YouTube Music costs ₹59 a month, YouTube Premium is ₹79 a month. All full-time students from accredited colleges are eligible.

If you’re a student in India, subscribing to YouTube’s ad-free service just got that much more affordable. YouTube Premium and YouTube Music made their debut  [Read More…]

Inside Google’s plan to have security patches updated via the Play Store

Google’s next step following the success of Project Treble.

At the beginning of each month, Google updates its monthly Android Security Bulletin and pushes out a security patch to its Pixel phones to ensure they’re as up-to-date and secure as can be. The process is pretty smooth and painless for those Pixel owners, but if you have a phone that’s made by Samsung, LG, Huawei, etc., you can often find yourself waiting a while before the patch  [Read More…]