Google Releases OTA & Factory Images For Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL

In short: Google has now released factory and OTA images for its Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL handsets, allowing users to flash a completely clean stock build to their handsets. Files are available for both

Verizon Halts Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL SIM-Locking

In brief: Verizon is understood to now be in the process of removing the SIM-locking requirement associated with the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. However, it remains unclear whether this is a temporary

Google Pixel 3 Backordered At Verizon, Pre-Orders Should Ship By End Of October

In short: The Google Pixel 3 officially launched yesterday in a number of countries, including the US where it is being sold at Google Store, Best Buy and Verizon. We found out that the units

Verizon Leads In Mobile Video Quality, But US Operators Not Good Enough

In brief: When it comes to the quality of video transmission over a wireless mobile connection, a new report suggests the best operator right now in the US is Verizon. This is based on new data from OpenSignal which seems to show Verizon as the most reliable and of the best quality followed by T-Mobile. […]

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Survey: Majority of Americans Not Aware Of 5G Roll Out

An online survey conducted by the small cell and signal booster reseller RepeaterStore shows that 59-percent of American subscribers do not know that the carriers are already deploying their respective 5G networks. Moreover, the majority of respondents across the four national carriers are unaware that their service provider is working on its 5G network although […]

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AT&T Confirms Plans To Launch WarnerMedia Streaming Service In 2019

In short: AT&T has confirmed plans to launch a new streaming service late next year. The details on the service are fairly vague at the moment although the paperwork confirming the service does seem to indicate this new streaming service will be a direct result of AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner and the subsequent formation […]

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California Must Defend Its Net Neutrality Law In DOJ Lawsuit

In Short: California chose to make itself a battleground for the continuing fight over net neutrality when it signed its own net neutrality law despite the FCC’s assertions that states were not allowed to do that, and now the Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit against the state over the matter. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, FCC Chairman […]

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You Can Now Buy The LG K30 From Boost Mobile For $149

In short: Boost Mobile has now confirmed the LG K30 is now available to buy online through the Boost Mobile website and at applicable retailers. The LG K30 is priced at $149.99 excluding tax, making it a viable option for those looking for a capable, yet affordable smartphone. Background: The LG K30 was originally announced […]

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Verizon Wireless Experiencing Major Outage In The US

In short: Verizon Wireless seems to be currently suffering from a fairly major service outage in the US. At present, firm details on why the outage is occurring, who exactly is affected, and how long they are likely to be affected for remain unknown. Although in addition to the user reports of service disruptions that […]

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Report: AT&T Expects First 5G Phones To Be Carrier-Dependent

In short: There’s an expectation the first round of 5G phones that become available will arrive as carrier-exclusives. This is likely to be the case not because these phones are necessarily exclusive to the carrier in the traditional sense, but more a result of the phones only being primarily compatible with the exclusive carrier’s network. […]

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