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AT&T Adds to International Roaming Options

AT&T today added to its selection of international roaming packages To start, its $10-per-day option is still available and still provides travelers with unlimited talk and text in over 100 countries. The International Day Pass doesn’t charge extra for data; travelers will have access to their domestic data plan when overseas. AT&T will no longer charge by the minute, message, or megabyte….

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Cuba authorizes sending text messages to US phones

More than two million Cubans live abroad, and with most in the United States, friends and families in Cuba have long been frustrated by the lack of a direct messaging service Cuban telecommunications monopoly Etecsa Friday authorized Cubans to send text messages to the United States, lifting a restriction which has long frustrated the population. “From December 8, 2017, you…

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Rok Mobile adds free international calls, texts to Sprint plans

US MVNO Rok Mobile announced the addition of free international calling and SMS on all its Sprint Plans. Customers can make unlimited calls to 60 countries and unlimited text messages to 120 countries. The company’s plans, which include unlimited voice and text, start at $25 a month for 1 GB of LTE data and top out at $50 a month…

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T-Mobile Gives Businesses $100 for every line they bring to the Un-carrier

T-Mobile today unveiled a new deal for businesses of all sizes: a $100 credit for every line they bring to the Un-carrier, up to 100 lines Since launching Un-carrier for Business in 2015, the number of businesses on T-Mobile has more than doubled, and it’s not just small and mid-sized businesses flocking to the Un-carrier. [amazon_link asins=’B00LPPHHFK’ template=’ProductAd’ store=’alert0b-20′ marketplace=’US’…

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US smartphone penetration grows to 82%, quarter on unlimited data plans

Smartphone penetration in the US has risen to 82 percent from 77 percent a year ago and reaches as high as 93 percent among 18-24 year-olds, according to an annual survey on consumer mobile habits by Deloitte. Penetration is lowest among over-55s, at 67 percent, but is growing the fastest in this age group, with an increase of 5 percent…

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Get a $200 Visa Prepaid Card + Six Months of Service for Six Bucks When You Join Virgin Mobile USA

Mobile pioneer to also donate support for 200 meals to Feeding America® for each new member of the Inner Circle in advance of #GivingTuesday WHAT: Get a $200 Visa® prepaid card plus six months of wireless service with unlimited talk, text and data for $6 ($1 per month) when you join the Inner Circle by Virgin Mobile. Plus, in advance of #GivingTuesday, Virgin…

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No more walking and talking on the Honolulu streets

So-called “smartphone zombies” face fines for looking down at their devices in a bid to reduce injuries and deaths Pedestrians have been banned from looking at their mobile phones while crossing the street in Honolulu. Hawaiian authorities say the aim is to reduce injuries and deaths from “distracted walking”. Anyone found looking at their phone faces a fine of between…

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Kirusa Introduces New ReachMe Calling Feature Into InstaVoice

Kirusa, a global leader in communication solutions over data networks for consumers and enterprises, today announced that it has further strengthened its offerings on the InstaVoice platform, with the introduction of its ReachMe feature, allowing users to receive GSM calls in a mobile app, over data. Using ReachMe, users can receive their GSM calls for free while roaming. The ReachMe…

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FreedomPop Announces GSM Penny SIM Sale, Includes Free Month Of Unlimited Talk, Text And 2 GB Of Data

FreedomPop has placed its GSM SIM kit on sale again for just 1¢. Penny LTE Sim Sale – $0.01 Sim + Unlimited Talk, Text, & 2GB Trial  As always, ordering the penny SIM will also get you a free trial of FreedomPop’s GSM service.  FreedomPop’s GSM service operates on AT&T’s network. FreedomPop‘s free trial offer with the one cent penny SIM features the…

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No More Unlimited Data Roaming In North America but..

One of the most lovely part about having a T- Mobile subscription is having unlimited data roaming in mainly three countries: the US, Canada, and Mexico. In fact, this has been considered to be the most generous perk of T-Mobile. As of November 12th, T-Mobile is putting a data cap on data roaming usage for US travelers heading to Canada or Mexico, putting an end to unlimited data roaming in North…

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