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Which Company Has The Best Unlimited Data Plan?

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.23.2012 | Technology

Two smaller wireless companies, T-Mobile and MetroPCS, announced unlimited-data offerings this week as they try to compete with AT&T and Verizon. It m...

Apple Will Sell You A Cheaper iPhone -- If You Ask

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 08.10.2012 | Technology

Dad always said that you'll never get anything you don't ask for, and that maxim is now proving true at the Apple store. Apple stores are now matc...

Nine Great American Companies That Will Never Recover

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 08.04.2012 | Business

24/7 Wall St.: Many American companies have been lauded for their rapid rise to greatness, a process that sometimes takes less than a decade. These fi...

iPhone Isn't Saving Sprint Yet

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 09.25.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Sprint Nextel Corp., America's third-largest wireless carrier, on Thursday reported a wider loss for the second quarter as wrote dow...

Jason Gilbert

Verizon Vs. AT&T, Which New Data Plan Is Right For You | Jason Gilbert | Posted 07.20.2012 | Technology

In August, AT&T will follow Verizon's bold lead and introduce shared data plans, something that apparently is the future for mobile phone bills. V...

AT&T's Rumored FaceTime Fees Are Unfair -- and Unsurprising

Will Shanklin | Posted 07.19.2012 | Technology
Will Shanklin

The upcoming update to Apple's mobile operating system will allow you to use FaceTime over 3G (and likely LTE). Problem solved, right? Wrong.

Cellphone Surveillance Is Way Up: Here's The Information Law Enforcement Is After

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 07.10.2012 | Technology

In the first audit of its kind, Cellphone carriers disclosed that U.S. law enforcement officials made over 1.3 million requests for customer informati...

Cellphone Companies See Spike In Requests To Monitor Users

Reuters | Jasmin Melvin | Posted 09.08.2012 | Technology

* Requests for cell phone records topped 1.3 mln last year * Markey says he is concerned about privacy By Jasmin Melvin ...

Wireless Firms Flooded By Requests To Aid Surveillance

The New York Times | Posted 07.08.2012 | Technology

WASHINGTON — In the first public accounting of its kind, cellphone carriers reported that they responded to a startling 1.3 million demands for subs...

Savvy Retailers Can Cash in on Blackberry

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 09.04.2012 | Business
Sarah O'Leary

Watching financial pundits bandy about the impending demise of RIM and its product line Blackberry is equivalent to conductors yelling "JUMP!" before ...

Jason Gilbert

Do You Really Need That Unlimited Data Plan? | Jason Gilbert | Posted 06.28.2012 | Technology

Starting Thursday, June 28, Verizon retail workers around the country will likely be dealing with some angry, angry customers. See, June 28 is the...

Sprint 4G Coming To New Cities Next Month

Reuters | Posted 08.27.2012 | Technology

(Reuters) - Sprint Nextel Corp Chief Executive Dan Hesse said he plans to kick off a high-speed wireless service in five U.S. cities on July 15, a mov...

Sprint To Charge $15 To Change Your Phone Number

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 06.11.2012 | Technology

Hey, Sprint customers: Want to change your phone number? Hope you've got some spare change. Sprint has announced that it will now charge its custo...

How To Break A Contact Without Paying Fees

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 06.01.2012 | Money

Want to cancel your gym membership in favor of outdoor exercise this summer? Beware the cancellation fees. A key part of customer retention strategy, ...

Sprint To Pull Plug On 2G Network

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 07.29.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Sprint Nextel Corp. on Tuesday said it will shut down the Nextel network as early as June 30 next year, cutting off service for its ...

Who Will Win the Battle for the Mobile Wallet?

Brett King | Posted 07.22.2012 | Money
Brett King

Over the next five years paying with your phone will become as commonplace as paying with cash, which is why every man, his bank and his phone company are in the battle to win the mobile wallet space. So who's going to win?

And America's Most Satisfying Phone Company Is...

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.15.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK -- Improvements in customer satisfaction at Sprint Nextel Corp. and AT&T Inc. have narrowed differences among the Big 4 wireless carriers to ...

Sprint CEO Slashes His Salary Over 'Investment With Apple'

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 07.05.2012 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Sprint Nextel CEO Dan Hesse on Friday said he's cutting his 2012 pay by $3.25 million after shareholder complaints about how his 201...

Sprint Makes Big Promise On Unlimited Data For iPhone

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.25.2012 | Technology

Sprint-subscribed iPhone users, rejoice! According to CNET, Sprint Nextel will continue to offer an unlimited data plan for the next iPhone -- whet...

Customers Flee From Nextel As Shutdown Looms

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 06.25.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK — The iPhone boosted struggling Sprint Nextel Corp. in the latest quarter, letting it beat AT&T and perhaps even Verizon in recruiting ...

Shocked By Your Wireless Bill? Here's Some Good News

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 04.20.2012 | Money

Have you ever been shocked by a sudden increase in your cell phone bill? One in six of us have, according to the Federal Communications Commission. ...

Sprint Sued For Alleged Tax Fraud

Reuters | Posted 06.19.2012 | Technology

By Karen Freifeld (Reuters) - The state of New York on Thursday sued Sprint Nextel Corp for more than $300 million, accusing the compan...

Jason Gilbert

More Ice Cream Sandwich Updates Roll Out (And More Delayed, Too) | Jason Gilbert | Posted 04.07.2012 | Technology

Here's some more news on the never-ending Ice Cream Sandwich update front for those still waiting. First, Sprint has confirmed that the Nexus S -- ...

These Are The Prices AT&T, Verizon And Sprint Charge For Cellphone Wiretaps

Forbes | Posted 04.04.2012 | Technology

If Americans aren’t disturbed by phone carriers’ practices of handing over cell phone users’ personal data to law enforcement en masse–in many...

Woman Denies Buying Hundreds Of Dollars Worth Of Pay-Per-View Porn

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 04.02.2012 | Business

Porn on the cable bill can be embarrassing enough, but imagine being forced to pay up for lewd movies you didn't even watch. That's exactly what V...