Tech

What to do if your internet goes down while you’re working from home

If your internet goes down while you’re working from home, the first thing you can do is turn your smartphone into a WiFi hotspot as a quick, temporary backup. If you’re concerned about keeping a stable internet connection while you’re working, you and your employer may look into investing in […]
What to do if your internet goes down while you’re working from home
Markets

SoftBank just made $12 billion after Sprint’s stock rocketed 70%

SoftBank made about $US12 billion after Sprint’s stock price rocketed more than 70% on Tuesday. The Japanese conglomerate is Sprint’s parent, owning nearly 85% of the wireless carrier’s shares. The stock surge boosted the value of SoftBank’s holding from about $US17 billion to $US29 billion. Sprint’s shares shot up after […]
SoftBank just made $12 billion after Sprint’s stock rocketed 70%
Tech

T-Mobile and Sprint just got approval from a federal judge for a merger

The potential merger of T-Mobile and Sprint passed a major hurdle on Tuesday when a US District Judge ruled in favour of the merger. The merger was getting pushed back by several State Attorneys General who claimed that a merger between T-Mobile and Sprint would stifle competition and lead to […]
T-Mobile and Sprint just got approval from a federal judge for a merger
Tech

Newly released documents show T-Mobile considered a merger with the media giant Comcast, in addition to its merger with Sprint, in a plan to create one of the biggest companies in the world

T-Mobile’s planned merger with Sprint faces ongoing scrutiny from federal regulators, and the “Un-carrier” is reportedly renegotiating terms of the deal. T-Mobile has been working on a merger with Sprint for several years, but that’s not its only step in its plan to become one of the biggest companies in […]
Newly released documents show T-Mobile considered a merger with the media giant Comcast, in addition to its merger with Sprint, in a plan to create one of the biggest companies in the world
Tech

Personal information from thousands of Sprint, AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile customers was accidentally left exposed — here’s how to check if you were affected

The personal data of hundreds of thousands of cell subscribers was left exposed on an unprotected server. The exposure, first reported by TechCrunch, occurred after a contractor working with Sprint left subscribers’ phone bills unprotected on a server hosted by Amazon Web Services. Phone bills affected by the exposure belonged […]
Personal information from thousands of Sprint, AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile customers was accidentally left exposed — here’s how to check if you were affected
Tech

How to unlock a Google Pixel phone, so you can switch carrier networks

If you want to use your Google Pixel on a different network – like switching from Sprint to Verizon – you might have to unlock it. All Pixel phones bought through the Google Store automatically come unlocked, so you don’t have to worry about unlocking those – you’re already free […]
How to unlock a Google Pixel phone, so you can switch carrier networks