The officials have been pushing for a “kill switch” that could render smartphones inoperable after they’re stolen, reducing the incentive for crime.
Samsung emails reveal that the major US carriers vetoed plans to pre-package a kill switch on every phone.
Sprint announced a new annual upgrade plan just in time for the new iPhones, and it's one of the best deals around.
Depending on where you are in your upgrade cycle, getting one of the new iPhones could mean ditching your contract or paying extra money.
And even better, it doesn't look terrible.
Sure, our phone bills are high, but so are everyone else's. We compare smartphone costs and plan rates for several countries around the globe.
Apple may broadcast ads up and down the dial, the carriers may be dialing down your speeds, and released Steve Jobs emails showed that he had publishing execs dialed in.
Our recent 20-city tests of wireless service show that both 3G and 4G services slow down less than 10 percent indoors.
We found a wide variety of speed scores in our tests—3G and 4G, upload and download, slow, fast, ugly... Here are the results in a nutshell, and how they reflect real-world smartphone use.
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