The AppAdvice Tech Week in Review: New Carrier Plans Ahead of ‘iPhone 7’ Announcement – AppAdvice

New carrier plans announced, all with limits On Thursday, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile each announced new data plans. AT&T’s Mobile Share Advantage plans eliminate overages fees. However, they also raise the monthly cost of each device on your plan. These data plans begin at $30 per month (plus a $20 per month access fee). Sprint’s new unlimited […]

Lyft pushes back at Uber’s ‘unsavory tactics’ – The Verge

Lyft is not happy with Travis Kalanick and Uber. Last week, Lyft found itself the subject of several stories claiming the company was involved in active but unsuccessful acquisition talks with a number of firms. Naturally, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick seized the opportunity to zing his competition. Kalanick told Uber investors that his company […]

Tesla Offers Shorter Lease Period For Model S, Model X Amid Autopilot Controversy – International Business Times

Tesla Motors launched a new lease program for its Model S and Model X cars today, and it is one that offers a shorter lease period than the three-year lease program the Palo Alto-headquartered automative and energy storage company previously offered. The new lease program is reportedly Tesla’s response to the requests of numerous potential […]

The AppAdvice Tech Week in Review: New Carrier Plans Ahead of ‘iPhone 7’ Announcement – AppAdvice

New carrier plans announced, all with limits On Thursday, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile each announced new data plans. AT&T’s Mobile Share Advantage plans eliminate overages fees. However, they also raise the monthly cost of each device on your plan. These data plans begin at $30 per month (plus a $20 per month access fee). Sprint’s new unlimited […]

Apple and Google join ‘strike force’ to crack down on robocalls – The Verge

Apple and Google parent company Alphabet have joined a coalition of more than 30 tech companies and telecoms focused on combating automated phone calls, according to Reuters. Called the “Robocall Strike Force,” the group is led by the Federal Communications Commission, which held its first hearing on the subject today in Washington, DC. Robocalls include both prerecorded […]

Facebook Debuts New Video-Centric App for Teens – PC Magazine

Facebook has launched a new teen-centric app that allows high schoolers and younger college kids to mingle by viewing each other’s flashy video profiles in a standalone environment (as in, not Facebook). The app, called Lifestage, recently debuted on iOS. Though anyone can download it and use it, only those under 21 years of […]

Tesla creates two-year lease option for Model S and X – The Verge

Looking to buy a Tesla? The company just launched a new two-year lease program for all of its Model S and X vehicles. However, the trial program will apply to all orders of the company’s vehicles from now until September 12th. The new option comes with a hefty price tag Tesla already offered […]