New Cricket Unlimited Data Plan on the AT&T Network

Cricket Wireless is AT&T’s prepaid brand that has offered some attractive smartphone plans in the past. Today they announced that on Sunday they will have a new unlimited data plan available. The plan will cost $70/month (or $65/month with autopay), and includes unlimited on device data capped at 8 mbps speed when on LTE and […]

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Premium STARZ TV Service Launches Stand-Alone App with Download Ability

  In the past year, we’ve seen a trend of premium TV stations launching stand-alone apps that customers can subscribe to without being a cable, satellite or DSL customer. HBO launched HBONow last spring (just in time for Game of Thrones), followed by Showtime. This is wonderful for cord cutters who aren’t subscribing to content packages […]

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Yes, 5G Cellular Technology Is Coming!

The mainstream press has been abuzz this week with news stories about fifth generation (5G) cellular “coming soon”, thanks in large part to an AT&T announcement that it will begin testing 5G technologies in Austin later this year. For some reason the AT&T story went viral and we have been getting a ton of questions about it, though […]

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Unlimitedville.com Offers T-Mobile Unlimited Data Plan

Unlimitedville is a small company out of Tennessee that has been providing cellular services to folks in rural areas who can’t get cable or DSL services. They’ve just recently become aware of the RVing market, and that our needs are similar. Last November, they launched a Sprint Unlimited data plan for $42.99/month that we covered. […]

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Verizon Confirms It Will Not Be Re-Introducing Unlimited Data Plans

Earlier this month AT&T announced it is bringing back unlimited smartphone data plans as an option for DirecTV subscribers. AT&T joins T-Mobile and Sprint in now officially offering an unlimited data plan option obtainable by new customers. Ever since, we’ve heard from several RVers hoping that Verizon would react by following suit and joining its competitors. After Verizon’s 4th Quarter earnings call […]

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Karma Neverstop Decides to Keep Speed, But Cap Usage

A couple weeks ago, Karma shocked their customers with an e=mail asking them to provide feedback on what was important to them. After seeing mega high usage on their Neverstop unlimited data plan for $50/month, they had to find a way to reduce usage. Since then they have been experimenting with different speed caps than […]

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AT&T Unlimited Data is Back – But Only For DirecTV Subscribers

AT&T has announced today that it will be bringing back Unlimited Data plans! But there is a big catch. To sign up, you must also be a DirecTV (owned by AT&T since July 2015) subscriber, or have AT&T’s U-Verse Cable TV at home. The other big catch: “No tethering or mobile hotspot use. After 22GB of usage, AT&T […]

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Karma Neverstop – Now Claims It’s Not Intended for Extreme Use

Back in November, Sprint network reseller Karma announced their new unlimited Neverstop plan. With the plan, up to 3 devices can connect to a $149 Karma Go dedicated hotspot device, and customers can then enjoy unlimited data usage for $50/month. The limitation of Neverstop is that speeds are capped at a maximum of 5 mbps. Many […]

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2015 RV Mobile Internet Year in Review

2015 has been a fabulous year for keeping connected on the road – with technology options, speeds, and coverage all getting better than ever. This is our end-of-year quick update on the state of the RV mobile internet world – chronicling some of the major changes that happened in 2015, and giving a glimpse at what we’re most looking forward […]

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OmniLynx Offers Buyback of 6620L JetPacks for $15

This afternoon former OmniLynx participants received an e-mail offering a voluntary buyback of $15 for their Novatel 6620L Jetpack. A prepaid shipping label is provided to those who choose to participate, and the $15 will arrive in the form of a PayPal payment. Considering the unlimited Verizon deal offered included the Jetpack for free, but […]

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AT&T Unlimited Smartphone Plans to Increase $5/month in February 2016

AT&T is joining the trend of increasing the price of unlimited data in an announcement today. A $5/month increase will go into effect for all smartphone plan customers with the grandfathered unlimited option on their February bill. The price increase will take the unlimited data portion of the phone bill from $30/month to $35/month. It […]

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Unlimitedville Offers Unlimited Cellular Data Plans on Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T

Unlimitedville is a small company out of Tennessee that has been providing cellular services to folks in rural areas who can’t get cable or DSL services. They’ve just recently become aware of the RVing market, and that our needs are similar. The are always seeking out unlimited data options for their customers, and this page […]

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FoxFi on Verizon – Tethering Unlimited Plans Blocked or Broken?

All current Verizon phone plans include access to the Personal Hotspot feature built into iOS and Android to create a local Wi-Fi hotspot to share your cellular connection. But on older plans from before the days of shared data buckets, this feature cost extra to activate and add to your plan. In particular – the […]

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Downsides of Binging: T-Mobile’s Stealth Price Increase, New Data Stash Limits

T-Mobile’s #uncarrierX announcement on Tuesday was bursting at the seams with good news for customers – the highlights being doubled data plan sizes and especially the new “Binge On” feature that allows for video streaming from compatible services (including Netflix, HBO, and many others) without it counting against your monthly high-speed data caps. But while T-Mobile was […]

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Verizon Refuses To Join AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile in “Unlimited” Throttling

The definition of “unlimited” has been getting murky lately. In July T-Mobile added fine print to its Unlimited Data Plans indicating that users who use more than 21GB during a month will “have their data usage de-prioritized” on congested cell towers, sticking the heavy users in the slow lane relative to everyone else. And last […]

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Sprint’s Unlimited Plans now $70/month AND Subject to Throttling after 23GB of Usage

Today, Sprint’s price increase to their Unlimited Smartphone Data plans went into effect – raising the price from $60/month to $70/month. Along with the price increase also comes the news that they are implementing network prioritization which could mean speed throttling for customers who exceed 23GB of data usage in a month. This is a direct retraction of […]

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Verizon to Raise Price of Grandfathered Unlimited Plans by $20/month

Those who have acquired a coveted grandfathered unlimited data plan on Verizon have always wondered what might be coming down the pike in the future. Will the plans stay around? For how long? Verizon has never made it a secret it is fundamentally opposed to the concept of unlimited data, and even though less than […]

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