US Mobile Carriers’ Plan to Cut iPhone Subsidies Spells Trouble for Apple

How much are you willing to pay for your next iPhone? More than likely, you’re probably willing to pay about $300, roughly the price of the iPhone 6+ with 16GB of onboard storage, the minimum storage capacity available on the iPhone. For years, US carriers have heavily subsidized the cost of Apple’s iPhones, hiding the […]

New Report Says Apple Purposely Throttling Data Speeds for Carriers

I’ve been using my iPhone 5 as my all-around gateway to the internet. Aside from having an always-on internet plan, I’ve also ditched my mobile WiFi device and have been using the iPhone 5’s personal hotspot feature to allow my laptop to access the internet. But even with the relatively fast LTE speeds I’ve been […]

Verizon: R.I.P. Unlimited Data

Verizon today confirmed weeks of rumors, stating that as of this Thursday, July 7th, unlimited data plans will be no more. Unless, of course, you’re an existing Verizon customer with an unlimited data plan. You folks get to keep yours, even if you upgrade to a new phone. But new customers — including newbies who […]

One-Time Special: Getting Free Data And Minutes From AT&T

To thank customers and convince potential subscribers to not switch to Verizon, AT&T is giving something special to iPad and iPhone users. Get 1,000 Free Minutes For Your iPhone In early February, AT&T announced it would be giving subscribers 1,000 rollover minutes to entice them to stay. It helped some reconsider defecting to Verizon yet […]

Reminder: Verizon iPhone pre-orders start February 3rd at 3AM EST

For those wanting to pre-order the Verizon iPhone 4, we have some news for you. Mac Rumors received an email from Verizon that reveals some important pre-order information. While February 3rd — a full week before launch — was announced as the official pre-order date, it was unclear what time the ordering process opened and […]