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Cellular network outages being restored  CTV News

It's been a frustrating couple of days for cellphone users across the country. Some of Canada's major mobile *service* providers have had issues with widespread ...


Xfinity Mobile now lets you bring your own Samsung phone  CNET

You can take your own unlocked Galaxy phone to Comcast's *service* and receive $100 in credit.


Siyata Mobile Receives US Purchase Order for its Uniden® UV350 4G/LTE In-Vehicle Device Valued at $925000  GlobeNewswire

First Major Order Received for Single End-Use Customer to Equip Yellow School Buses in the United States.


Major outages at Rogers and Freedom disrupt Canadian cellular services  CBC.ca

Canadian wireless networks have been hit by major outages that started Sunday and are still resulting in dropped calls and other voice network problems across ...


Cellular companies end administrative charges on mobile top-ups  ARY NEWS

Good news for the mobile phone users as the cellular companies have decided not to charge administrative charges on mobile top-ups.


Eye-Net Mobile Announces Large-Scale Trial of Cellular-Based Accident Prevention Solution  Business Wire

NESS ZIONA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: FRSX), an innovator in automotive vision, announced ...


Israel invites bids on 5G cellular network, aims for 2020 launch  Haaretz

The Israeli government has invited bids for fifth-generation (5G) cellular frequencies on Sunday, hoping discounts to cash-strapped cellular phone operators that ...


Feds investing $71M to improve cellular broadband, connectivity in eastern Ontario  Global News

The federal government is providing $71 million for a project to improve cellular broadband in eastern Ontario, matching a contribution made by the province this ...


Africa's "Digital Native" First-Time Phone Buyers Keep Continent As Fastest-Growing Mobile Region  Forbes

The emergence of first-time youthful mobile subscribers will maintain Africa's momentum as the fastest-growing mobile region for cellular users, according to the ...


Verizon defeats AT&T for best LTE in network study, T-Mobile tops network speeds  9to5Mac

A new cellular network study from OpenSignal published today takes a look at how the four major US carriers stack up across five key attributes. Verizon took the ...


Best AT&T MVNOs: Cheap cell phone providers that use AT&T’s network  Clark.com

These smaller wireless providers partner with AT&T to offer cheap cell phone *service*! Here's what you need to know about the best AT&T MVNOs.


Users to no longer pay service charges on pre-paid cellular scratch cards  DAWN.com

Mobile phone *service* providers have started the implementation of a Supreme Court order to remove *service*/maintenance charges on pre-paid cellular scratch ...


Stop drinking chunky milk and get Mint for free when you buy an iPhone on Prime Day  Android Central

Have you been putting off buying a new iPhone? You can now get rewarded for your procrastination. Mint Mobile has an incredible Amazon Prime Day deal ...


Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 gets speed boost for gaming phones, with Asus ROG Phone II up first  CNET

Gaming phones, like the Asus ROG, feature fast processing and graphics speeds, advanced cooling systems and other tweaks for intensive game play.


Push-to-Talk Over Cellular (PTToC) Market Will Hit at a Highest CAGR of 11.8% by 2024  Market Reports

Push-to-talk over cellular is a way of communicating via cellular phones within or between one or several groups of users. Moreover, push-to-talk over cellular ...


No, 5G isn't going to make your 4G LTE phone obsolete  CNET

This transition is different from earlier cellular generation shifts, which means 4G could be useful a lot longer.


Whats the fastest cellular company where you live? In most areas, its AT&T  Peoria Journal Star

AT&T is the top cellular provider in a large chunk of the U.S., offering the fastest data speeds, according to a new report.That annual report was produced by ...


5G Americas White Paper Explores Connected Future of IoT and 5G  GlobeNewswire

BELLEVUE, Wash., July 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 5G Americas, the industry trade association and voice of 5G and LTE for the Americas, today ...


T-Mobile Ordered To Give Dish Full Access To Its Cellular Network  Wccftech

T-Mobile's $26 billion purchase of Sprint might be heading back in the right direction as T-Mobile and Dish have reached an agreement.


Battlestar Galactica vs. the IoT  EE Journal

“Out of the box is where I live.” – Lt. Kara “Starbuck” Thrace. Remember in the opening episode of Battlestar Galactica when a PR minion explains to a group of ...


T-Mobile And Taco Bell Fully Embrace A Free Taco Economy With T-MoBell  Forbes

During the Super Bowl T-Mobile announced a partnership with Taco Bell (sadly not with the combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell) that saw T-Mobile giving away ...


How to Cure Prisons' Contraband Mobile Phone Epidemic  Security Magazine

It's not an exaggeration to say a mobile phone is a lifeline to the world. Ever since it became affordable to carry a portable phone line and mini-computer ...


Drastically speed up your Android phone's hotspot with this simple setting  CNET

Whether you're on 5G or 4G, changing one Android setting can make a big difference.


China's Hackers Accused Of 'Mass-Scale Espionage' Attack On Global Cellular Networks  Forbes

An Israeli-U.S. cybersecurity firm released a new report on Monday evening, claiming that "nation-state" hackers had compromised the systems of at least ten ...


Cell Vault Joins the Fight Against Cancer, Raising $1 Million in Early Funding for First-Ever T-Cell Cryopreservation Bank  Yahoo Finance

SAN FRANCISCO, July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cell Vault, the world's first t-cell bank, announced today it has raised $1 million in an initial round of funding.


What will happen to 'illegal' mobile phones after Aug. 17? - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

The government plans to block the use of unregistered mobiles phones on Aug. 17 in a bid to curb the distribution of devices bought on the black market.


Cellular Network Subscription Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025 | Airtel, Reliance, China Mobile, Vodafone, China Unicom, Axiata, Maxis, Megafon  MelodyReports

A new professional intelligent report published by Stats and Reports with title “Global Cellular Network Subscription Market Report 2025” has the ability to help ...


Heeding The Call For Better Technology, Dollars Flow Into 911 Communications  Forbes

By Marlene Givant Star and Joshua Armstrong, with analytics by Lana Vilner. Once a very sleepy business, 911 centers are seeing a surge of investment lately.


Latest Updated Report on Mobile Value Added Services (MVAS) Market 2019| by Major Companies: Vodafone Group, Airtel, Idea, Cellular Ltd, AT&T, OnMobile, Spice Digital Limited, Comverse Technology, One97 Communication, Google  Market Expert

Mobile value added services (MVAS) refer to the services which are non-core that offered in the telecommunication sector. All the services except voice calls and ...


The History of Cellular Network Security Doesn't Bode Well for 5G  EFF

There's been quite a bit of media hype about the improvements 5G is set to supposedly bring to users, many of which are no more than telecom talking points.


City to hold public hearing on new tech that would expand cellular data access  Madison.com

New technology that would expand access to cellular data — making smartphones faster — could be coming to Madison, and the city is inviting the public to ...


Exclusive: Intel launches blockbuster auction for its mobile portfolio  IAM

In what looks set to become one of the highest profile patent sales in years, Intel has put its IP relating to cellular wireless connectivity on the auction block.


Cubic Telecom introduces Cloud-to-Chip solution  GlobeNewswire

Cubic Telecom is the first to develop and deliver cutting-edge zero-touch software enabling cellular IoT devices onto your public or private cloud.


Verizon, AT&T, and Sprint waive cellular fees for Hurricane Barry victims  Android Police

Hurricane Barry made landfall yesterday in the U.S. southern state of Louisiana, and it has already brought heavy flooding and rainfall to the region.... by Corbin ...


Global Cellular M2M Value-Added Services (VAS) Market 2019 AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, Vodafone, Amdocs, China Mobile  Global Market News Wire

The “Cellular M2M Value-Added Services (VAS) Market” report contains wide-extending factual assessment for Cellular M2M Value-Added Services (VAS), ...


Comcast Xfinity Mobile starts selling cellular iPads and Apple Watches with unlimited data plans  9to5Mac

Comcast's Xfinity Mobile carrier today announced that it will start selling the iPad and Apple Watch Series 4, the former of which is available now.


T-Mobile's NB-IoT asset tracking is for the one percenters  TelecomTV

NB-IoT asset tracking from T-Mobile US is here, but it's probably not for you, because unless you regularly ship cars, jet engines or ancient antiquities across ...


Cellular phone abuser-users  Portsmouth Daily Times

Smartphone Zombies, Look Up!” is the title of a recent newspaper article in the Straits Times in Singapore. In a nutshell, Smartphone zombies.


Service charges for pre-paid mobile cards withdrawn  DAWN.com

ISLAMABAD: In compliance with the Supreme Court's orders, cellular companies have stopped deducting *service* charges for their prepaid cards. Now around ...


Microsoft scuppers Lumia 950 Windows 10 on ARM cellular capabilities  MSPoweruser

The project to run Windows 10 on ARM on the Lumia 950 XL has made massive progress, the most exciting recently enabling cellular data, phone calls and text ...


Operator 5G Plans Boosted by Strong Projections for 5G Computing Devices: Strategy Analytics  Business Wire

The outlook for 5G services is strengthened today by new research from Strategy Analytics showing that 45 million PCs and tablets globally will incorp.


Cellular phone abuser-users walk and text  Jamaica Observer

'Smartphone Zombies, Look Up!' is the title of a recent newspaper article in the Straits Times in Singapore. In a nutshell, Smartphone zombies are people who ...


SC withdraws service charges on mobile top-ups  Pakistan Today

–Customers to now get Rs88.89 on recharge of Rs100. ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday ordered the immediate withdrawal of *service* charges ...


5G phones and your health: What you need to know  CNET

Activists fear radiation from 5G wireless *service* could be dangerous to public health. And they want more research done before carriers deploy the technology.


The Best Fitbit, Garmin & Apple Watch Prime Day Deals 2019: Best Amazon Smartwatch Sales Rounded Up by Saver Trends  GlobeNewswire

Find the latest Apple Watch, Fitbit & Garmin Prime Day deals for 2019, including Prime Day savings on Apple Watch Series 4 & Fitbit Versa smartwatches.


Verizon, AT&T expect new generation 5G cellular services to be available by end of 2019, early 2020  cleveland.com

The nation's two largest mobile phone carriers are racing to build 5G networks in Cleveland – with each expecting to launch their *service* around year's end.


Telus Releases an Unlimited Data Plan and It's Better Than Bell or Rogers (Updated)  WhistleOut Canada

(Updated with 50GB plan) Telus has responded to Rogers and Bell unlimited data plans with their own limited time offers. On the surface they appear the same, ...


How to turn your smartphone into a dumb phone  Fast Company

Modern phones can do just about anything, and that can be a problem. Here's how to get back to the basics: phone calls and text messages.


Indus plans to host EV charging units across its vast network of telecom towers  Livemint

NEW DELHI: Indus Towers Ltd, India's largest mobile tower company, plans to utilize its vast base of telecom towers to charge electric vehicles as part of a ...


Super Speedy And A Little Scary: 5G Is Coming To Boston  WBUR

The possibilities are exciting, but 5G networks will only speed things up for early adopters who buy new devices and more expensive data plans. And 5G ...


Mobile phone top-ups: Cellular operators withdraw 10 percent service charges  Business Recorder

Cellular operators have withdrawn 10 percent administrative/operational and *service* charges on card loads and balance transfers, following the directives of ...


Maintenance charges on pre-paid scratch cards removed  Daily Times

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) announced on Monday that Mobile phone *service* providers will remove the extra maintenance charges on ...


Review: Sprint’s 5G network shows promise, but for now it’s inconsistent  Houston Chronicle

For the past few weeks, I've been playing withthe first smartphone available for Sprint's 5G *service*. I've seen downloads that were significantly faster than ...


T-Mobile's LG G7 ThinQ gets Android Pie update - GSMArena.com news  GSMArena.com

Last week US Cellular rolled out the much-awaited Android Pie update for the LG G7 ThinQ and now another American carrier, T-Mobile, is seeding the latest ...


Harry Potter Wizards Unite: Compatible Phones & Devices  Heavy.com

Niantic has just released a new game in the style of Pokemon Go, called Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. It's a stunningly beautiful game, but will it work with your ...


Millicom International Cellular (TIGO) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday  Trent Times

Millicom International Cellular (NASDAQ:TIGO) will release its earnings data after the market closes on Thursday, July 18th. Millicom International Cellular ...


Cellular Mobile Companies Are Considering Giving Handsets With SIMs- Chairman PTA  PhoneWorld Magazine

Mobile Phone companies are considering giving mobile handsets with SIMs on an easy payment schedule to customers, said Chairman PTA.


Hershey Park Tickets Giveaway  Fox Baltimore

Contest: WBFF/ Hersheypark Ticket Contest. Station: Sinclair Communications, LLC dba WBFF. Station Address: WBFF, 2000 W 41st Street, Baltimore, MD ...


Province investing $71M to tackle cellular dead zones across eastern Ontario  Global News

The province is investing $71 million to improve mobile broadband and cellular *service* throughout eastern Ontario. On Friday, in the village of Roseneath in ...


Supreme Court orders cellular network companies to stop charging additional taxes  UrduPoint News

The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Monday has barred mobile network companies from charging additional taxes.


The Best Cell Phone Coverage in Canada  WhistleOut Canada

Article Summary. Canada's best coverage nationally comes from Telus with the best mobile coverage, fastest connectivity and most reliable *service*. Bell and ...


Republican House member introduces bill to boost U.S. 5G presence  Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Republican lawmaker on Monday introduced legislation to boost the presence of U.S. firms in global industry standards bodies to ...


Cell service is expanding on the TTC. Here's why you may not be able to use it  CBC.ca

Cellular *service* is coming to a big stretch of the subway system, but if you're a customer of the big telecom providers you won't be able to use it because they ...


Valuation of Land Mobile Radio & Cellular Networks  GlobeNewswire

Voice and Data Quality of *Service* (QOS) & Received Signal Strength.


What are the best cellular services providers to buy in 2019 ?- Top 6 Best cellular services providers Reviews!  NewsNifty

When it comes to selecting between the best cellular services providers brands, things can be confusing. The top brands and its reputation does make an impact ...


Vodacom vs MTN – Mobile data networks in Kimberley  MyBroadband

MyBroadband recently tested the mobile network quality in Kimberley as part of its countrywide mobile network testing project.


It's No Joke: Defeating GPS "Spoofing" is a Critical Need  Newswise

Many of our digital devices and infrastructure and defense systems rely on synchronized time to operate properly. MITRE created a technology to protect these ...


Province invests $71 million to expand mobile broadband, cellular coverage in eastern Ontario  www.insideottawavalley.com/

Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark and Ontario's Minister of Infrastructure Monte McNaughton announced May 17 that the ...


Canada’s new low-cost cell phone plans? ‘A joke,’ expert says  Global News

New, lower-cost data-only plans proposed by Bell, Rogers and Telus fall short, consumer advocates and industry researchers say.


T-Mobile-Sprint deal clears FCC hurdle: Will you pay more for your cellular plan?  USA TODAY

The pending $26-billion T-Mobile-Sprint merger cleared a major regulatory hurdle when the FCC gave its blessing. Will consumers embrace the union too?


PTA moves IHC for deadline extension: deadlock between government, mobile operators persists  Business Recorder

The deadlock between the government and mobile operators on licence renewal persists as Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has again ...


O2 Mobile Network Now Offering Apple Watch Cellular Contracts to UK Customers  MacRumors

O2 has became the latest network carrier in the United Kingdom to offer the cellular version of the Apple Watch Series 4. iPhone users can now order...


The LG V40 Has the Best Cellular Reception of Any Phone  PCMag

Exclusive: We tested over half a dozen of this year's flagship phones and found that the LG V40 is the best at maintaining a connection.


US Cellular to Launch 5G in the Second Half of 2019  Light Reading

U.S. Cellular - which counts 5 million US mobile customers - is planning to join the 5G game with vendor Ericsson. However, some of the details of U.S. ...


What Is Spectrum Mobile, and Is It Worth It?  Tom's Guide

Spectrum internet customers can also get their mobile phone *service* from the internet and cable provider. But how does Spectrum Mobile compare with other ...


FBR Should Not Collect Taxes on Phones Imported before July 1, 2019: PTA  PhoneWorld Magazine

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is reportedly collecting duties/taxes on mobile phones which were imported by international travelers under the Baggage ...


The WhistleOut 5G Wireless Guide for Canada (2019)  WhistleOut Canada

Article Summary. As of May 2019, 5G is not available to the general public in Canada. Older 4G networks are being upgraded and tested, and smartphones will ...


Best Family Mobile Phone Plans in Canada  WhistleOut Canada

Canadian cell phone plans are expensive, but do enough shopping and you can get a single plan with lots of data, minutes, and a cool phone on a cheap rate.


What Is 5G? Here’s What You Need to Know About the New Cellular Network  The New York Times

The transition to new fifth-generation networks, known as 5G, will affect how you use smartphones and many other devices. Let's talk about the essentials.


Switch To A New Cell Provider and Keep Your Number  WhistleOut Canada

Even if your cell phone plan gives you what you need, you may find a better plan elsewhere. In Canada you can switch plans, cell phone providers, and even get ...


The Employer's Duty to Preserve Employee Cellular Phone Data  Lexology

With the proliferation and technological advances of cellular phones, the role of these devices in the workplace has evolved at a rapid pace. While…


Siyata Mobile Receives First Purchase Order from Tier 1 US Cellular Carrier for its Uniden® UV350 4G/LTE Vehicle Smartphone  GlobeNewswire

Built specifically for the needs of First Responder and commercial fleet vehicles, the UV350 allows drivers to keep their eyes on the road and hands on the ...


The best, cheapest cellphone plans in Canada in 2019  Global News

WATCH: Global News dug around for the best data deals from some of Canada's biggest cellphone *service* providers. X. - A A +. For several years now, Global ...


Google’s Pixel 3A is coming to Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint and US Cellular  The Verge

Google announced its new Pixel 3A today and the company said the new phone, as well as the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, will be on sale through T-Mobile, Sprint, ...


Apple iOS 12.1.3 Continues iPhone Cellular Data Problems  Forbes

Apple iOS 12.1.3 has a serious problem and you should delay upgrading your iPhone and warn others...


Your Phone for Android Supports Cellular Data Sync Now  Thurrott.com

The latest update to the Your Phone Companion app for Android has added a much-needed new feature: The ability to sync over cellular data. “Happy to ...


Apple iOS 12.1.2 Has A Serious Cellular Data Problem  Forbes

After a promising start, iOS 12.1.2 is going from bad to worse for iPhone owners and Apple's legally motivated rush to push out the update needs further ...


American cellular networks celebrate 35 years  NEWSREP

The Guinness World Records claims that "the Most durable mobile phone number (cellular phone number) belongs to David Contorno, of Lemont, Illinois, who.


How to see your true cellular signal strength with the iPhone Field Test app  Macworld

Signal bars don't tell you as much as you think. If you really want to know the strength of your cell signal, use this hidden app.


Another cellular provider coming to Cornwall in March  Cornwall Newswatch

CORNWALL – Cell phone users in Cornwall will have another choice for their mobile phone *service*. Shaw Communications' Freedom Mobile will be expanding ...


The Collected Cellphones of Paris Hilton (2003–2010)  Interview

Along with the selfie, and many other once-outlandish practices now central to life in 2019, Paris Hilton pioneered the cellphone as permanent accessory.


Best WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa – Vodacom vs MTN  MyBroadband

There have been a number of changes to the price of WhatsApp data bundles in South Africa, with the cost of these bundles increasing significantly over the ...


The magic of Siyata's cellular network flagship device  InvestorIntel

Cellular networks are getting faster and faster, especially with 4G now widespread and 5G starting to roll out in 2019. This means businesses that provide ...


5G is coming: What can we expect?  CTV News

This year the telecoms industry will begin the transition to new fifth-generation cellular networks -- known as 5G -- which is expected to one day help run ...


Leading Israeli Cellular Carrier, Pelephone, Launches Siyata Mobile's UV350 and UR7  GlobeNewswire

Pelephone Continues to Lead the PTT Market in Israel With The Launch of the Two New Mobile Devices.


Telus Coverage Map: How it Compares  WhistleOut Canada

The Telus Mobility network is one of three that covers Canadians across the nation. WhistleOut's guide compares speed, reliability, and coverage with the other ...


Google's Cheap Cell Phone Service Now Works with Most Android and iPhone Devices  Interesting Engineering

Project Fi (now Google Fi) could change the game for people frustrated with paying expensive phone bills each month.


Tuolumne County Sheriff's Dept. Activity Logs for July 14th  The Pine Tree

Sonora, CA…The latest Tuolumne County Sheriff's Deputies Activity Logs are enclosed… Media Bulletin (Sunday, July 14, 2019). 00:21 TRAFFIC STOP ...


Unlimited Data Plans in Canada (Updated with Rogers, Bell and Telus)  WhistleOut Canada

Article Summary. Unlimited data plans for your cell phone are available from three carriers; SaskTel, Freedom Mobile, and Chatr. Rogers, Bell and Telus have ...


Why Are Cell Phone Plans So Expensive In Canada?  WhistleOut Canada

Canada enjoys better *service* than most countries but we also pay more for it. Find out exactly how much more we're paying and why this is the case.


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