Tuesday, February 27, 2018

T-Mobile announces 5G in 30 cities by the end of 2018

T-Mobile announced from Mobile World Congress (MWC) that they will have 5G (1GB speeds) in 30 cities by the end of 2018 starting with Los Angeles, Dallas and Las Vegas.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

[Updated] Google is confusing customers once again

Google once again is about to confuse it's customers by sunsetting an app, and replacing it with another app for no reason.  Today Google sent out an email stating they will sunset Google Wallet and put it's features into Google Pay.  But don't confuse that with Android Pay which is still available, but probably will be rolled into Google Pay soon.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Amazon Prime phones are losing ads, but not the discount

Amazon Prime phones with ads are losing the ads, but not the discount they come with.  Amazon sent out an email to people who've purchased unlocked phones with Prime ads letting customers know that they will release an app in the Google Play Store that will remove the ads from the lockscreen.

Monday, January 29, 2018

[Updated] Over The Top (OTT) streaming services reviewed

Over The Top (OTT) streaming media is a new-aged method for people to get TV without going through a cable company. Users can get TV on mobile devices, streaming sticks, consoles, as well as on computers.  OTT is also the main victim of Net Neutrality repeal so as of right now, it's at a pass roads as to whether it can replace your cable subscription or not.  If Net Neutrality repeal gets enforced by the FCC, cable companies will be able to price these OTT services out of the market and force customers into costly cable packages.

Guest host on SMRPodcast

I was asked to be a guest host on one of my favorite podcasts, SMRPodcast to recap my CES experience and talk tech with hosts Robb and Chris.  I've been featured on the show in the past, but this was the first time I was asked to be a guest.