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Never go without Wi-Fi again.
Understanding your household's data needs can help your budget.
Want to make calls and send texts for free when you’re on Wi-Fi? These phone apps let you do it all without the monthly phone bill.
Whether it’s a cheaper phone plan or better features, if you’re ready to make a change, here’s how to get started.
Americans currently get a cellphone connection that is a step up from a year ago.
Every major wireless carrier now includes streaming subscriptions with their service, but not all of them are worth the cost of admission.
A mobile hotspot can be a useful way to connect all your devices when you're away from a Wi-Fi connection.
A mobile hotspot can be extremely helpful if you need to get online away from home but can’t find free Wi-Fi.
Final costs can be affected by state taxes and your device choice.
Don’t be a target for hackers and thieves.
From rollable phones to Wi-Fi 6E, the next wave is coming.
Small changes can add hours to your phone's battery life.
If you had to make the decision, where would you land?
The phones with the best battery life can last two full days on a single charge — more than twice as long as devices like the Google Pixel 4.
Verizon currently offers eight wireless phone plans that let you use 4G LTE or 5G hotspots on your (capable) device at no extra charge.
iPhone prices have nearly doubled in the past decade due to changing phone contracts, more expensive parts and longer phone lives.
These simple tricks could take you from half a day of battery life to a full day.
Never be interrupted by an unwanted autodialer again.
Google Maps uses a fraction of the data that apps like Netflix and Spotify do, but there are still some steps you can take to decrease it even further.
Refurbished phones are usually a fraction of the price of brand new models, and they typically have the same functionality and lifespan.
Service is now available for customers in 210 areas.
A small percentage of surveyed adults do express concern over 5G health effects.
Find out how you can secure your mobile connection and protect your privacy while browsing.
The wireless giant is investing over $10 billion to provide access to low-income students across the country.
It can be a tricky — and sometimes touchy — subject. But here’s what the latest research says and what you should consider for your family.
More than 100 bidders paid a combined $4.5 billion at the FCC’s auction of mid-band spectrum licenses, a giant step forward for 5G in America.
With 5G’s faster speeds, reduced latency and greater capacity, the new technology will send shockwaves through VR, cloud gaming and even home internet.
Find the best cellphone deals and discounts for veterans and active members of the U.S. military, from major providers such as AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon and Sprint.
We’ll explain the step-by-step instructions and tell you what to do if you run into any obstacles.
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