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Giants’ Madison Bumgarner explains ‘freak’ accident that injured throwing shoulder

Madison Bumgarner is not an indestructible fastball-throwing, home run-hitting android, contrary to popular belief. The Giants ace finds himself on the disabled list for the first time in his eight big league seasons, the result of a crash while dirt biking through Colorado mountains Thursday that sprained the AC joint in the left-hander’s throwing shoulder. Bumgarner, facing a […]

[Updated: AT&T, too!] T-Mobile and Verizon update Galaxy S8 and S8+ just in time for launch

Update 1: 2017/04/21 6:12pm PDT The two phones may not have even come out until today, but T-Mobile and Verizon have been on their toes. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ on everyone’s favorite red and magenta networks have already been updated. T-Mobile is a bit scant on details, but Verizon has obliged with plenty of their […]

T-Mobile Just Picked Up the 600MHz “Spectrum Mother Lode” to Bring Their Network Everywhere

T-Mobile just made its largest investment ever by spending nearly $8 billion(!) to acquire 45% of the FCC’s available 600MHz low-band spectrum that was up for auction. This is the type of spectrum that penetrates buildings better and also reaches further from a tower, which in turn gives wireless customers a better overall experience no matter […]

AT&T’s new ‘unlimited’ plan sucks

As of this morning, all four major wireless carriers offer data plans described as “unlimited” to all their customers. But while I’m reluctantly willing to describe the Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint plans as unlimited (despite some restrictions), ATT’s plan could better be described as a “22GB data plan but you can’t actually use that data […]

AT&T Launches Fake 5G Network in Desperate Attempt to Seem Innovative

Image: Gizmodo Have you heard? ATT is going to “pave the way for the next generation of faster speeds” with something called 5G Evolution. No, it’s not actually a new 5G network, the much hyped successor to 4G that’s supposed to change the way we connect to the internet. It’s just a re-branded 4G offering, […]

How to Hide Your Browsing History From Your Snooping ISP

All images: Getty Congress has moved to dismantle some Obama-era rules that would have protected the online privacy of everyday Americans. This sucks. The deregulation means it will be easier for huge telecom companies to track and sell their customers’ browsing history. This sucks! But not all is lost. Advertisement Regardless of what the Capitol […]

Giants’ Madison Bumgarner explains ‘freak’ accident that injured throwing shoulder

Madison Bumgarner is not an indestructible fastball-throwing, home run-hitting android, contrary to popular belief. The Giants ace finds himself on the disabled list for the first time in his eight big league seasons, the result of a crash while dirt biking through Colorado mountains Thursday that sprained the AC joint in the left-hander’s throwing shoulder. Bumgarner, facing a […]

[Updated: AT&T, too!] T-Mobile and Verizon update Galaxy S8 and S8+ just in time for launch

Update 1: 2017/04/21 6:12pm PDT The two phones may not have even come out until today, but T-Mobile and Verizon have been on their toes. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ on everyone’s favorite red and magenta networks have already been updated. T-Mobile is a bit scant on details, but Verizon has obliged with plenty of their […]

T-Mobile Just Picked Up the 600MHz “Spectrum Mother Lode” to Bring Their Network Everywhere

T-Mobile just made its largest investment ever by spending nearly $8 billion(!) to acquire 45% of the FCC’s available 600MHz low-band spectrum that was up for auction. This is the type of spectrum that penetrates buildings better and also reaches further from a tower, which in turn gives wireless customers a better overall experience no matter […]

AT&T’s new ‘unlimited’ plan sucks

As of this morning, all four major wireless carriers offer data plans described as “unlimited” to all their customers. But while I’m reluctantly willing to describe the Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint plans as unlimited (despite some restrictions), ATT’s plan could better be described as a “22GB data plan but you can’t actually use that data […]