By Humberto Saabedra on January 28, 2015
The FTC makes Tracfone pay up for years of misleading advertising regarding unlimited data, and affected former customers can apply for refunds.
By Humberto Saabedra on December 20, 2014
Page Plus adds throttled unlimited data to the $55 and $69.95 monthly plans
By Humberto Saabedra on November 13, 2014
Tracfone owned PagePlus officially roll out LTE access online after a soft launch through dealers last month
By Humberto Saabedra on November 4, 2014
Despite promises to the contrary, Tracfone will shut down Page Plus’ US-based customer service call center next January.
By Humberto Saabedra on July 27, 2014
ZTE releases the Heartbleed security patch for the Tracfone Valet Android smartphone
By Humberto Saabedra on April 27, 2014
Target puts the Tracfone ZTE Valet on sale for half-price, but the smartphone is also one of the few directly affected by the Heartbleed security flaw, which may explain the discount.
By Humberto Saabedra on January 8, 2014
The acquisition of Page Plus by Tracfone parent America Movil has been approved after months of delays due to new regulatory requirements regarding customer surveillance
By Humberto Saabedra on November 25, 2013
T-Mobile MVNO Simple Mobile realigns its plans slate with a cheap unlimited voice/messaging plan, and more data on its monthly plans
By Humberto Saabedra on August 8, 2013
Net10 may have removed the 1.5GB data cap first imposed on AT&T phones and SIM cards according to an email sent to customers and now confirmed by dealer emails and the operator’s PR firm.
By Humberto Saabedra on February 28, 2013
Net10 Wireless will begin enforcing a hard data cap on customers using AT&T-powered devices and SIM cards starting on Friday, with possible implications for StraightTalk. Updated with clarification from Net10.