Tag Archives: Data plans

New iPad to be carried by Sprint?

Currently, 4G LTE plans are only available from Verizon and AT&T in the States, but, the snapshot above shows that Sprint will be in on the action at some point. TheĀ leak – which came through today from Best Buy (via: Engadget) – shows an inventory of 4G data plans to be offered by the popular consumer electronics store. Initially Engadget presumed…

Siri: awesome assistant or secret data hog?

Each and every time you ask Siri a question, an audio file of your query is sent on over to Apple’s servers. Then it’s processed, and the data you’re looking for as well as Siri’s vocal response are sent back to your phone. This applies whether you ask for something located on the phone itself, like reading a text or calling a contact, or if you have Siri…

iPhone 4S data and voice plans: What the top 3 US carriers are offering

I’m sure I don’t have to let you guys know that the iPhone 4S goes on pre-order at 12:01 tonight (3 a.m. ET) – well, technically it’s tomorrow morning, if you want to get all technical about it… Anyway, regardless of the generally underwhelmed reaction to the device, there’s no doubt in my mind that pre-orders will still reach astronomical numbers. And…

Sprint iPhone coming next month? Unlimited plans staying – Rumor

According to Bloomberg, Sprint is planning to launch the iPhone in October. The Sprint iPhone is a rumor which has been around for quite some time, but only in the past few months has it gained enough intensity to be considered as a genuine possibility. During this year Apple has had Sprint towers installed on campus in Cupertino for testing, there was…

FaceTime over 3G being limited to Verizon tiered data customers?

Since its launch, FaceTime – Apple’s video calling service – has only been available over WiFi. Some saw this as a restriction, others were grateful that another data-intensive service was not clogging up their carrier’s bandwidth. (Seriously, if AT&T was already struggling, how much more so if subscribers went video-calling crazy over its…

Verizon tiered data plans launching July 7th – rumor

According to Droid-life Verizon is set to announce its new set of tiered data plans. Yep, as expected, the unlimited plan will be a thing of the past. According to sources the plans will start at $30, with $50 and $80 options also available. These plans will get you 2GB, 5GB and 10GB of data respectively and are set to launch on July 7th. At least,…