AT&T to unlock iPhones this Easter onward

AT&T has released an official statement today confirming they will begin unlocking iPhones from tomorrow, Easter Sunday, provided your accounts are in good standing with the company. Here’s their statement: Beginning Sunday, April 8, we will offer qualifying customers the ability to unlock their AT&T iPhones. The only requirements are that a customer’s account must … Continue reading “AT&T to unlock iPhones this Easter onward”

AT&T, Verizon battle for customers as LTE iPad pricing hits the board

This is one interesting battle which is being undermined at present by a majority. The moment Apple unveiled the new iPad, all eyes were glued to the improvements it carried. But the most important, for me, is the price points that carriers like AT&T and Verizon will keep for its customers. The suspense is now finally … Continue reading “AT&T, Verizon battle for customers as LTE iPad pricing hits the board”

Sprint outs new iPhone 4S ad: Unlimited iPhone (video)

Just a couple of days after Verizon’s AT&T-mocking iPhone 4S advert, Sprint has released one of their own, titled Unlimited iPhone. The video (below) is just another tactical move in the ongoing three-way war between Verizon, AT&T and Sprint — all of whom are trying to attract as many customers as they can with each … Continue reading “Sprint outs new iPhone 4S ad: Unlimited iPhone (video)”

Verizon mocks AT&T yet again with new iPhone 4S commercial (video)

Forgot their rivalry? Verizon wants to remind you that the bitterness between them and AT&T is still there with a nicely executed iPhone 4S advertisement, mocking AT&T and its iCoverage with the help of a sinking boat. Oh my, that sinking feeling!

Carrier wars: iPhone 4S pre-orders begin today

For those of you who were caught up by a gloomy Thursday, here’s a reminder that the new iPhone 4S is available to be booked from today, 3:01am ET onwards. And for the first time, people in the U.S will have up to 3 carriers to choose from to get an iPhone — AT&T, Verizon … Continue reading “Carrier wars: iPhone 4S pre-orders begin today”

Google retains most valuable brand ranking, Apple moves up to #2

Google have retained their numero uno status in the battle of the brands according to a London-based research firm, Brand Finance, while “innovative design, loyal consumer base and well-executed marketing activities” have bought Apple to the number two spot behind Google, overtaking Microsoft, Wal-Mart, IBM, Bank of America and GE in the process. Google tops the … Continue reading “Google retains most valuable brand ranking, Apple moves up to #2”

AT&T + T-Mobile merger hits roadblock

Its no news that there are parties which do not want the AT&T + T-Mobile merger to go through, including the US Government. But now, Sprint too has stood up, not for the first time though, this time filing a suit to stop the merger that will allegedly create the “duopoly” between the merged parties … Continue reading “AT&T + T-Mobile merger hits roadblock”

AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint to bring Samsung Galaxy S II to the U.S this fall

The world’s thinnest 4G smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S II, is headed to the U.S this fall (finally) and will be available via major carriers AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint (NO Verizon). Samsung’s major iPhone-competitor has been a super hit in Korea and Europe, roping in millions already for the Japanese smartphone-maker. The S II’s specs, coupled … Continue reading “AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint to bring Samsung Galaxy S II to the U.S this fall”

Exclusive Apple iPhone Nano (N97) mockup

It sure seems a job well done on this iPhone Nano (N97) mockup, sent to 9to5mac by one of their readers. Whether Apple will turn it into a reality i don’t know and i won’t even talk about it and leave it up to you to contemplate, but one thing’s for sure that you can … Continue reading “Exclusive Apple iPhone Nano (N97) mockup”

BREAKING: T-Mobile acquired by AT&T, won’t get iPhone yet

And now its down to just one! AT&T’s acquisition of T-Mobile comes as a big surprise to everyone as US users now have one less choice for mobile service operator. The result of this move is AT&T-Mobile — a joint venture — which will now form a monopoly for GSM/EDGE/HSPA+ phones in America. It would also create … Continue reading “BREAKING: T-Mobile acquired by AT&T, won’t get iPhone yet”