Tag Archive: Plan


AlwaysOnline Wireless debuts on-demand LTE data plan for any device

Service when you need it, how long you need it, and where you need it.

In 2015 Otono Networks announced the launch of AlwaysOnline Wireless, a global LTE roaming network exclusively for iPads using Apple’s unique and proprietary SIM technology. Today, the service expands to include any compatible device such as a smartphone, tablet, or Wi-Fi hotspot.

The service works with on-demand pricing, meaning you can pay for an hour, a day or a Megabyte at a  [Read More…]

Best mobile plan add-ons for international travel

Don’t let your wireless bill spoil your summer vacation!

With summer just around the corner, you’ve likely finalized your travel plans before you set for a summer vacation.

If your travels are going to take you out of the U.S., you’ll want to know your carrier’s international roaming plans and policies before you accidentally rack up a massive bill. We’ve broken everything down in terms of the Big Four carriers.

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Best Family Plan

What’s the best family plan in the U.S.?

If you’re looking to save money on your monthly mobile bill, then signing up multiple lines is the best way to go. The Big Four carriers (AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon) don’t really have “family plans” anymore, per se, but they do have multi-line plans that are similar to buying in bulk. The more you add, the more you save.

Here’s the best family plan you can get from the  [Read More…]

Best Small Data Plan

A good small data plan does exist, even if nobody advertises them.

Unlimited plans get all the press and all the glitter, but most people don’t need one. That’s why small data plans still exist and are popular options.

Shopping for a phone plan is unnecessarily difficult, especially now that all four big U.S. carriers want to force you to the more expensive unlimited data offering. But there are alternatives if you dive deep into a carrier’s  [Read More…]

Cricket adds more data to its Basic Plan, pricing stays the same

On top of announcing the availability of the ZTE Blade X Max this week, Cricket Wireless also unveiled an upgrade to its Basic data plan. Staring May 12, subscribers will get 4GB of 4G LTE instead of the previous 3GB for the same $ 35 with AutoPay activated or $ 40 without.  The plan includes unlimited talk […]

Best Unlimited Data Plan

Unlimited plans are back, but which one is the best?

All four major U.S. carriers offer an unlimited data plan again. After years of hearing how they were unable to provide unlimited data to every customer and maintain the quality of service they wanted, new technology and a more competitive market means an 180-degree turnaround was in order and here we are.

We’ve previously written about how most people just don’t need unlimited data, and you should  [Read More…]

T-Mobile has a new Premium Device Protection Plan for $15/month

T-Mobile has a new protection plan for customers looking to secure their phones and tablets against things like accidental damage or theft. The new device insurance tier is called Premium Device Protection Plus and is available for $ 15 a month. For this amount of money subscribers will get the usual protection package which includes loss, […]

The FCC’s plan to end net neutrality is here, and the fight is going to get ugly

America’s telecom regulator has made public its intention to roll back net neutrality laws. Here’s what you need to know.

This week, the FCC, America’s telecom regulator, announced its intention to bring about the end of net neutrality in an official sense, removing the Title II classification that has been bestowed upon the Internet and its service providers since the decision was made in 2015 to do so.

In a speech, Ajit Pai, a former FCC Commissioner under Chairman  [Read More…]

Your unlimited plan is probably ripping you off: How much data Americans actually use

The numbers are in and you probably don’t need an expensive unlimited data plan.

Unlimited data plans are back. Here’s some insight into why that happened as well as a look at how much data we really use every month.

We’ve recently seen all four major U.S. carriers introduce or revamp their unlimited LTE data plans. Multiple times. For some of us, this is great news: The folks who use upwards of 10GB of data on a  [Read More…]

Verizon intros new prepaid unlimited data plan for $80/month

Despite its known aversion of limited data plan, Verizon seems to be fully embracing the concept in 2017. Back in February, the nation’s largest carrier introduced Verizon Unlimited – a plan which offers smartphone and tablets unlimited talk, text, LTE data and 10GB of tethering data for $ 80 per month. Now Verizon is expanding its […]