Fastest Mobile Networks for 2014


PC Magazine Tests-Which carrier is the best for fast mobile data where you live? We hit 30 U.S. cities to test speeds on AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless. Here’s what they found. BY SASCHA SEGAN , PCMAG STAFF Verizon’s new XLTE network is as fast as lightning, but that’s not why it wins theContinue reading “Fastest Mobile Networks for 2014”

Who has the Fastest Mobile Networks 2012


PCMag hit the road to test 3G and 4G networks in 30 U.S. cities. Before you buy your next phone or tablet, find out which wireless carrier has the fastest data network where you live. By Sascha Segan, PCMag Staff With more than half of all U.S. mobile phone buyers picking smartphones, we’re all relying heavily onContinue reading “Who has the Fastest Mobile Networks 2012”

How to Beat the High Costs of Dialing Abroad


IT’S hard not to feel ripped off when you get hit with unexpected roaming charges while traveling abroad — whether they come from making phone calls or checking e-mail. Take it from Jeff Gardner, who received an $11,000 bill from Verizon after spending four days in  Jamaica. Before the trip, Mr. Gardner, who runs aContinue reading “How to Beat the High Costs of Dialing Abroad”

4G Wireless Speed Tests: Which Is Really the Fastest? AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon:


AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon: PCWorld’s exclusive performance tests reveal which 4G network delivers the fastest data speeds. By now you’ve seen all the ads pitching wireless companies’ new  4G mobile broadband services and devices. But beyond all the buzzwords and hype, which companies can reliably provide next-generation speed? We decided to find out byContinue reading “4G Wireless Speed Tests: Which Is Really the Fastest? AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon:”