Google Fi international LTE coverage expands, RCS to roll out

If you’re taking your Google Fi phone to any of these 33 countries, you’ll be able to get on LTE for the same rates as you do at home!

T-Mobile increases international coverage, launches high-speed data pass

Customers can now travel to over 210 destinations and use their T-Mobile phone and plan, though with some limitations. The new pass gives a bump in speeds.

T-Mobile serving up unlimited high-speed data in Russia for World Cup

Postpaid customers can take part in the World Cup excitement with high-speed data throughput for the duration of the FIFA tournament.

19 American countries, including US, agree to work to reduce international telecom costs

No significant and specific steps have been laid out as of yet, but there are some hints as to what may get worked on in the next four years across North America and South America.

Google’s Project Fi now supports more than 170 international destinations

That’s an addition of at least 30 territories to the list. Project Fi subscribers are also able to get notified of upcoming travel support.

Sprint also frees up high-speed data in Korea for the Olympics

The carrier is following T-Mobile’s steps in offering free high-speed data to its customers traveling to the games for the duration of both the Olympics and Paralympics.

AT&T Passport program offers 1GB of international data for $60

Customers can improve that per-gigabyte rate by paying $120 for 3GB of data. That’s on top of their month’s bill. And don’t start with the overages.

T-Mobile breaks the rules by capping high-speed data on Mobile Without Borders

If you travel to Mexico and Canada often and are on T-Mobile you’ll want to know about the impending high-speed data cap coming your way.

AT&T and Sprint offering free calls to Spain through August 19

In Bareclona, police have linked two attacks and one foiled event to a terrorist plot. IS has claimed responsibility. And worldwide, people are worried.

Two unlocked Galaxy Note 8 variants benchmarked [CORRECTION]

US and international unlocked Galaxy Note 8 units have supposedly had a go on the Geekbench platform and they bring up one interesting question.

You can cop an LG G6+ in the US on Amazon for $699

Just be aware that Band 2 LTE won’t be on-board and you’ll be okay to go in most situations. You get double the usual amount of storage anyways.

Sprint Global Roaming Service gets global LTE roaming

In addition to freeing up LTE data in Canada and Mexico from its Unlimited Freedom accounts, Sprint has LTE roaming around the world — for a price.

Verizon Unlimited Together is a new $15 per month international calling

Free calling to over 70 countries on the landline and 40 countries on mobile and discounted rates in many other countries. But is it a great plan?

AT&T International Day Pass debuts January 27

You can pay $10 a day for the privilege of dipping into your limited data bucket in over 100 countries. And at some point, you should just get a local SIM.

Sprint ups speeds in Mexico, Caribbean for the winter

The number four carrier in the US is letting its customers sunbathe in unlimited, high-speed data in over 25 territories. Time to surf waves and the web.

Data speeds up in Brazil on Sprint Open World for August

It’s the first of August, the week of the Olympics and Sprint is chasing after T-Mobile with its own all-you-can-use international high-speed data offer.

Two sites have BlackBerry DTEK50 pre-orders for the world

Two UK-based sites, Unlocked Mobiles and Clove, have opened up pre-orders for the BlackBerry DTEK50 Android smartphone at the same price.
Google Project Fi

Using Google Fi abroad

Google Fi is an interesting thing. For the uninitiated, Google Fi (formerly…