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T-Mobile's Digits looks to expand your phone number to all of your devices

The carrier launches a new program that lets you use a single number across all of your devices, and multiple numbers on one device.

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T-Mobile is offering $325 to anyone who brings a Pixel to its network

Be aware of the fine print, as you'll need to sign up for an unlimited plan and your reward payment is spaced out over 24 months.

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Android device updates: Verizon Pixel and Pixel XL get a bug fix update right out of the box

Google also posted the factory images for Android 7.1, which is available in preview form for Nexus devices and the Pixel C.

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T-Mobile to pay $48 million in settlement over throttling customers with heavy data usage

At issue is how the carrier slowed down connections for those on unlimited plans without any type of notification.

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Verizon's Google Pixel phone comes with bloatware, and Verizon delivers OS updates

Google will be the one to push out security updates, while Verizon's bloatware is limited to three uninstallable apps.

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Comcast confirms plans for a Project Fi-like wireless service

Comcast's version of Google Fi is coming in 2017 with Verizon network service as its fallback.

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Can a family plan finally make Google's bargain wireless service Project Fi relevant?

Project Fi's app APK strongly suggests that Google is expanding its wireless service to include group and family plans.

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T-Mobile tinkers with new unlimited plans after getting hit with negative feedback

The new 'One Plus' plan introduces unlimited tethering at LTE speeds and HD streaming, though it comes at a cost.

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T-Mobile shifts to unlimited plans in the latest bid to stand out from the competition

But you'll have to pay extra to get around the limitations, like 480p video playback and 2G tethering.

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Verizon will cut off unlimited data users who use too much unlimited data

Verizon is forcing heavy data users to get off its unlimited plan or get off the carrier's network entirely.

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T-Mobile offers free Pokémon Go data for a year, but not everyone is happy about it

T-Mobile wants some of that sweet, sweet Pokémon Go marketing opportunity so it came up with free giveaways.

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Project Fi is bumping up international data speeds thanks to new partnership

To help sell the new offer, Google is taking $150 off the Nexus 6P if you sign up for the company's wireless network.

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AT&T Wi-Fi calling finally coming for Android, starting with the LG G4

It's a rather unusual choice for such a key feature, but AT&T says that it's coming to more Android devices soon.

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T-Mobile halts free pizzas after Domino's giveaway leaves some customers hungry

T-Mobile's Domino's giveaway limit was no match for America's love for pizza.

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Verizon will give you 2GB of free data to flirt with Android Pay

Verizon will give you 2GB of free data if you make three separate purchases with Android Pay.

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10 struggles of those with very limited data plans

There’s nothing quite like finding free Wi-Fi when you’re down to your last 200 megs.

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T-Mobile's Binge On now lets you binge on unlimited porn

T-Mobile's Binge On program has added support for porn site MiKandi.

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YouTube signs up with 'Binge On' after T-Mobile tweaks controversial service

Google Play Movies, RedBull TV, and Discovery Pro are among nine new providers that you can stream without tapping into your data cap.

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