NAD ‘recommends’ T-Mobile stop using misleading ‘best unlimited network’ slogan

T-Mobile may provide America’s fastest wireless service, but according to the National Advertising Division, that’s not enough to qualify for the title of nation’s “best unlimited network.”

AT&T is making a few small but important prepaid plan revisions

There’s an all-new AT&T prepaid plan, priced at $50 or $40 with AutoPay, including 8GB of high-speed data. Also, heftier multi-line discounts, and a larger mobile hotspot bucket for the “Unlimited Plus” option.

AT&T announces first three cities set for mobile 5G deployments this year

True mobile 5G service is right around the corner, at least in “parts of” Dallas, Atlanta and Waco, Texas for lucky AT&T customers.

Verizon adds ultra-low-cost plan to prepaid lineup, also offers small unlimited discount

Verizon’s prepaid plans get just a little better today, starting at $30 a month with 500MB high-speed data and setting you back as much as $75 if you need unlimited service.

Nokia will help Japan’s NTT DoCoMo bring 5G to commercial reality by 2020

5G mobile networks are drawing near around the world, with Nokia able to secure a big equipment supply contract in Japan.

T-Mobile and MetroPCS destroy the competition in J.D. Power satisfaction ratings

Customer satisfaction is at an all-time high for both T-Mobile and flagship prepaid sub-brand MetroPCS, according to the latest J.D. Power research.

Sprint goes after Verizon subscribers again with free unlimited service for a year

Anyone willing to activate an eligible unlocked smartphone on Sprint, and port in an existing number, can get a full year of free unlimited data, talk and text for a limited time.

T-Mobile acquires ‘fellow disruptor’ to try to ‘Un-carrier’ the TV industry next year

T-Mobile has big plans outside of the wireless industry, even after its Sprint merger attempt failed, planning to release its very own TV service in 2018.

AT&T experiences severe outage, offers no explanation and only basic solutions

Have you tried turning it off and on again? That’s pretty much everything AT&T had to say to customers affected by a nationwide wireless service outage.

Cricket revives cheaper unlimited plan with more restrictions, hotspot add-on also available

There are now two Cricket Wireless unlimited data plans, the newer of which starts at $55 a month with a permanent 3 Mbps speed cap.

Verizon makes it cheaper for families with up to five members to get prepaid service

Verizon’s recently beefed-up prepaid plans are now also cheaper with family accounts. That includes unlimited discounts for lines 2 through 5.

AT&T Prepaid officially takes GoPhone’s place, sign up now and get two months free

AT&T Prepaid is the logical new name of the carrier’s service previously known as GoPhone, with new lines eligible for two free months (of the first 12).