three mobile phones

After last week’s discussion about cell phones and privacy, some of you contacted me to say I’d missed the real story. Why bother looking for a discreet smartphone when you can’t even make a reliable call?

Good point.

A recent survey suggested that anywhere between one and four percent of cell phone users experienced a dropped call in the last three months, which probably seems like a conservative number to anyone who owns a cell phone.

Is it any wonder that the latest service ratings for wireless carriers are dreadful? Last year’s customer service ratings for the industry slipped 1.4 percent and averaged a 70 out of a possible 100 points. If the cellular industry were a student, he’d be a very naughty

... read more at: http://www.mint.com/blog/consumer-iq/dropped-calls-spotty-reception-and-poor-range-how-to-get-better-service-from-your-cell-phone-company-072012/