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San Francisco DA Gascon Welcomes Wireless Industry’s Commitment To Smartphone ‘Kill Switch’

A trade group for wireless providers said Tuesday that that nation’s biggest mobile device manufacturers and carriers will soon put anti-theft tools on the gadgets to try to deter rampant smartphone theft.

04/15/2014

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: T-Mobile To Launch Mobile Money Checking Service

T-Mobile is teaming up with Safeway to launch a new checking service called Mobile Money.

01/23/2014

LG Electronics LG G Flex (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

LG Strikes Deals To Sell Curved Smartphone In U.S.

LG Electronics is bringing its smartphone with a curved six-inch screen later this year…

01/06/2014

Surveillance video shows a group of thieves stealing a woman’s iPhone on a San Francisco Muni bus. (CBS)

Carriers Reject San Francisco DA’s Push For Stolen Phone ‘Kill Switch’

District Attorney George Gascon said Monday that AT&T Inc., Verizon Wireless, United States Cellular Corp., Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile US Inc. rebuffed Samsung’s proposal to preload its phones with Absolute LoJack anti-theft software as a standard feature.

11/19/2013

A T-Mobile store sign. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: T-Mobile Makes It Easier To Upgrade Phones

T-Mobile has created a new program that allows its customers to upgrade to a new smartphone every six months. According to Mashable, the program is called JUMP or “Just Upgrade My Phone.”

07/10/2013

A T-Mobile store sign. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Tech Report: T-Mobile To Offer iPhone Without Contract

T-Mobile announced they’ll begin offering the iPhone in April, but will change how customers pay for their phones and that they can have a plan without a two-year contract.

03/27/2013

A T-Mobile store sign. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Tech Watch: T-Mobile Revamps The 2-Year Plan

T-Mobile is doing away with the traditional and onerous 2-year contract to get a low price on a new phone. But, of course, it isn’t that simple: In many ways they are simply re-casting the old subsidy/tying system.

03/26/2013

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: T-Mobile To Sell Phones Only At Full Price

The days of buying a low-cost, subsidized cell phone in exchange for being locked into a service contract with a cellular carrier could be numbered if T-Mobile’s pricing strategy for 2013 gets any traction.

12/10/2012

The new iPhone 5 is displayed during an Apple special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on September 12, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Will Verizon’s Unlocked iPhone Attract More Customers?

iPhones bought from Verizon Wireless are coming with a surprise feature. The phones are unlocked meaning they’ll work on other networks.

09/24/2012

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: T-Mobile Offers New Unlimited Data Plan

T-Mobile announced it’s now offering unlimited data plans for their smartphone subscribers following in the footsteps of Sprint.

08/22/2012

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