iPad Air, iPad mini coming to T-Mobile and Verizon

How much are you going to pay to connect your new iPad mini or iPad Air to your favorite LTE network? Depends on the carrier you’re on.

Best Buy has Razer Phone 2 for $500 with bundled Cricket service [U]

Getting this gamer’s phone unlocked has been a bit of a pricey challenge for the past while, but we now have a big option for deal seekers.

Visible review: Freelancers can live on this $40 Verizon service

Verizons new sub-carrier service promises unlimited data with limited speeds. Will that limit what you can do for $40 per month? Not necessarily.

Nokia 3.1 gets Android Pie, Verizon may get it soon as Nokia 3V

It’s a twofer for those who are looking for a pretty decent budget Android phone in their lives with regular software updates and Verizon compatibility.

New T-Mobile extends wholesale data pricing lock-in, won’t on consumer pricing

If Sprint and T-Mobile are allowed to merge, prospective CEO John Legere would allow smaller carriers to use its network at current rates forever.

5G Moto Mod available for pre-order on Verizon tomorrow

It’s $350 full retail, but $50 to the average Verizon customer. However, if you want to use the 5G network with your Moto Z3, it will cost extra.

Sprint takes AT&T 5G E lawsuit to the public in New York Times ad

The visibility of Sprint’s lawsuit against AT&T’s LTE-turning-into-5G marketing ploy has just shot up with a full-page ad and, we know, media coverage.

Visible giving customers $100 to switch or up to $200 off a new phone

In fact, new or existing customers to Verizon’s newest budget carrier effort are eligible to get the credits if they bring or buy a phone and get it on.

T-Mobile sets up wind tunnel in New York to celebrate Galaxy S10 sales

Customers can come to Herald Square today to fly inside a wind tunnel and experience what the Galaxy S10 can do for them… and how much it will cost.

FCC puts T-Mobile’s merger with Sprint in public comment limbo

The commission’s regulatory review process for the combination between the third- and fourth-largest carriers in the nation will run through the spring.

Verizon Galaxy S10 BOGO and trade-in deals go life tomorrow

Big Red is letting customers get a Galaxy S10e for free, basically. They just have to buy another S10e, S10 or S10+ first.

T-Mobile spent $195,000 on Trump hotel since Sprint merger announcement

T-Mobile has reportedly spent 52 nights at the Trump International Hotel in Washington while hashing out the merger with lawyers and regulators.

Trump campaigners still talking about nationalized 5G network

The Trump administration had proposed a wholesale 5G network before to heaps of criticism. Why is the re-election campaign making a big deal of it?

OnePlus launches competition to develop the killer 5G app

The phone maker is partnering with EE UK to encourage developers to make the killer 5G app of their dreams. The winners have much to gain from their pitch.

$2,000 Galaxy Fold looks to be only available through AT&T and T-Mobile

These two carriers have typically gotten more phones to work on its network thanks to its GSM protocol, but this is an odd exclusive: the Galaxy Fold.

Galaxy S10 deals guide: what to get, where to buy it and when

If you’re in the market for a Galaxy S10 or any of its many variants, you should probably know where your money is going, how much and when. We got you.

Verizon is the only place with the Galaxy S10 5G this spring [U]

That said, it doesn’t mean that the 5G version of the Galaxy S10 won’t make it to AT&T, Sprint or T-Mobile. But it does mean that Verizon customers will have the early lead for a few months.

Race for Galaxy S10 pre-orders begins with AT&T giving customers notifications

AT&T might be your best friend if you want to get a Galaxy S10 as early, but as low effort as possible. You can get notification of when pre-orders start.

5G Moto Mod finally passes under FCC inspection

It’s been a complicated process to get the 5G Moto Mod engineered for best practices interacting with the new network. An FCC shutdown didn’t help things.

Project Ara, Pixel 4 and neither the twain shall meet | #PNWeekly 345

We discuss the overhyping of patents, AT&T’s overhyping of its 5G network and content providers not buying Apple’s single-stream hype on the show!

More iPhone SE stock on clearance from Apple, Walmart has a prepaid bundle

The occasional iPhone SE sale from Apple has not helped to dispel rumors of a sequel phone coming soon. But alas, we’ve got a deal from Walmart, too.

LG Q9 One is the company’s first Android One phone under a different name

And it will be arriving in South Korea with the same specs as it did when it was known elsewhere as the LG G7 One. At least there’s Android One.

Verizon LG V40 ThinQ deal stacks half-off plus BOGO(ish) for everyone

The carrier’s deal also applies to the LG G7 ThinQ, too! And between that and the LG V40 ThinQ, either offer is quite appealing.
Huawei P20 Pro review

Canada’s Telus considers government’s prospective Huawei ban an investment risk

Huawei provides an affordable option to other cellular network equipment vendors and carriers like Telus want that quite badly. But are strings attached?

Google Fi offers $150 off Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL

If you didn’t feel as though the Google Store was the right place to get your Pixel 3 XL, get one at Google Fi directly for the same discounted price.