U.S. Cellular Makes Wi-Fi Finder App Available
U.S. Cellular recently announced the availability of Wi-Fi Now, an application that automatically connects U.S. Cellular smartphones to trusted Wi-Fi hotspots. Wi-Fi Now, which was developed by Devicescape, will help U.S. Cellular customers reduce their mobile data usage by directing their data from the cellular network to Wi-Fi when it is available. The applications runs in the background and hands data sessions from cellular to Wi-Fi networks seamlessly. The application is a free download from the Google Play Store.
US Cellular Coverage Reaches Google's Project Fi
Google has updated its Project Fi app in order to take advantage of cellular coverage offered by U.S. Cellular.
Google's Project Fi Wireless Service Offers Refunds for Unused Data
Google today announced Project Fi, which relies on a combination of cellular and WiFi networks to keep users connected wherever they roam. Google partnered with Sprint and T-Mobile to provide the cellular component.
Opera Mini for Android Adds Video Boost
Opera today updated its Opera Mini browser for Android devices and added video compression to improve playback and reduce data usage. Opera says the Video Boost tool should cut down buffering times and provide smoother performance on mobile devices when streaming video over cellular networks.
Google's Datally App Helps People Manage Monthly Data
Google today announced Datally, a new app meant to help mobile device owners manage their data usage thanks to fine-tuned controls. To start, the app lets people view their data usage on an hourly, daily, weekly, or monthly basis.
This sounds like a practical app