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minipearl

Aug 30, 2014, 11:16 AM

Buyout Phone and own vs. transfer to new company?

I have moved and there is no coverage from AT&T and they have agreed to let me out of the contract. However, I will still have to pay for my fairly new (only 9 months old) Samsung Galaxy 4s, which is a nice chunk of change!
Is it best to just buy the phone and own it or try to go to another provider (like Verizon) and see if they can put me on a payment plan with my new contract?

what is the advantage to owning my phone?
Thanks for any help.
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miss merlin

Nov 28, 2014, 7:16 PM

saving sites to homescreen

Is there a way to save a site I visit frequently, if its not an installed app? to my home screen, other than bookmarks? Or a way to save 'bookmarks' to the home screen?
1 reply
Genebry

Jun 6, 2014, 8:51 PM

LG G2 80120a

Has anyone rooted the LG G2 80120a
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joshuakoo12

Nov 19, 2014, 10:45 PM

How to configure the Huawei osn 8800?

I bought Huawei osn 8800 at Thunder-link.com, and download the datasheet,still confused. is there any one specialized in network
2 replies
Desert Lion

Oct 6, 2014, 2:55 PM

Changing carrier for Samsung SPH-620?

For 10 years I've had one of these phones, using Sprint as a carrier. I finished the 2 year contract about 8 years ago. Now I want to change carriers and use it as a second phone, with a new phone number. Is there a SIM card access in this model phone? How do you access it? What size is it? Is changing carriers even possible?
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t3rmin8r

Nov 14, 2014, 8:02 PM

Old-school user needs plan advice

I currently have 3 lines with VZW. My first line is my grandfathered unlimited data plan that I've bought full retail phones for over the past several years, and currently have a Note 3. The second line is my wife's 6gb/mo $30 plan. We share Unlimited Text/MMS and a 700 min per month voice package. Recently, I added a third line for my daughter, bought her an S5, and she was supposed to also share the 700 min and my wife's 6gb a month. I got an alert that my daughter was at 75% of her usage after only a week, so I went online to find out a few things:

They didn't share the data but gave her a separate 2gg/mo plan for $30
They told me they can't share data between certain lines, and data can only be shared if all lines on the account are ...
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Fireball

Sep 15, 2014, 10:59 PM

Carrier for the Touch3?

Stupid question... Who is the carrier for the "Old people" Samsung Touch3? Any thoughts on this phone?
2 replies
willian2458

Nov 7, 2014, 9:47 AM

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freak

Nov 1, 2014, 1:14 AM

DROID TURBO VERIZON

I plan to buy the recently launched droid turbo from Verizon.The contract price is 199$ .If I buy this and bring it to India without breaking the contract , will it work in India ?
Can I place an Indian sim card and use it as usual in India?
please explain it to me if I'm wrong
Saving on my Bill

Oct 30, 2014, 1:34 PM

Frustrated with the added fees from my carrier!

I got so tired of the extra fees that my carrier was adding to my monthly bill, I decided to shop around. I found a company offering coverage on my carrier for half the cost.

I thought too good to be true but I love it. Same plan only $65/mo for 5GB of data and that includes taxes and insurance on my phone. They will give me a free month if I recommend them to a friend and they sign up. I didn't have to sign a contract and they took care of my early termination fees too.

I am telling everyone I know about them. Hopefully I will never have to call and be on hold forever again.
Ryan84

Oct 12, 2014, 12:31 PM

fbi scam

I have a Motorola droid razor maxx and I got the FBI page on my phone and it says my phone is locked unless I pay money but its a scam how do I get this off my phone I have to be in safe mode to use my phone
3 replies
Sahari

Oct 7, 2014, 4:26 PM
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Calendar access on AT&T Z222

It's a silly, simple little phone, I know. But why can't I access my calendar tool while on a phone call? What's the point of a calendar if I can't look at it while talking to someone? Anything I'm missing something here or is AT&T Z222 just stupid that way? Crying or Very sad
1 reply
katefsd

Aug 30, 2014, 11:27 AM

HELP ME TO CHOOSE A BEST CONNECTION TO AVOID ROAMING IN EGYPT

I have place to visit Agypt and I need a secure connection Please guide me which would be roaming free and cheaper.
msorgen

Aug 7, 2014, 8:23 PM

what bluetooth is compatible with the PRISM II

I tried the SGH-659 and the Motorola h710. Both don't work. What Bluetooth is compatible?
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Daniel11572

Jul 4, 2014, 8:44 AM
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ILLUMAFLARE SELFIE CASE???

Hi...does anyone have any information about this case that has lights for selfies? I found it on FB after seeing the page like on another account. I went to the website www.illumaflare.com but it doesn't have specific information, but it did have a launch date. Anyhow, I want to see some pics or get more information. I take a ton of selfies and I'm curious. Can anyone help me find any other info or actual pics?

Why don't cell phones come with front facing flashes?

Thanks
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wayman

Dec 3, 2013, 7:38 AM

GEARMAXX screen protector

I bought this GEARMAXX screen protector from eBay and have had on my iphone for about 10 days now. Applying the screen protector on the phone was straight forward and look and feel of it on my screen is great! Overall, Im happy with GEARMAXX screen protector which unlike the zagg I had on my other phone collected lint from my pants (wtf!)...well, I did away with it! :lol
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CMCHUNK

Jun 10, 2014, 1:00 PM

unlocking my nokia lumia 521

Does this make it unuseable for tmo? I want to transfer it to a different carrier but i need it to still work on tmo for the time being
Bababooey

Jun 6, 2014, 6:18 PM
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Good Linux Distro for a Gateway 4010u

I've already tried Debian and all the distros related to Ubuntu like Linux Mint 17, Peppermint OS 4, lubuntu 14.04 and Pinguy OS 14.04.

I also tried Macpup and Bohdi but did not work because of issues with the Intel GMA 3600 driver. Seems like the Enlightenment desktop doesn't work and Ubuntu stopped supporting this driver after 13.

Peppermint 4 did work best out of all of them, but that's because it's based off of Ubuntu 13. I want a system that's more up to date.

I'm going to give Chakra Linux Descartes a shot tonight because I have read that Arch, which Chakra is based off of, continues to support Intel GMA 3600.

Any tips, tricks or hacks that I can try? Thanks.
ChipsterM

Jun 5, 2014, 2:49 PM

Seeking an in-line disconnect/reconnect for standard phone line

After coming up blank in my search for a particular piece of hardware to do the job I need, I am hoping you folks may have a recommendation or resource to help me.

Electrical storms are common in our area and the damage that lightning strikes can do to the home utilities here is always a threat. I've invested in surge protection with several different products (each at least 100 USD, btw) in the past years, none of which turned out to be 100% reliable... and paid the cost. The last few I've tried supposedly had the phone line surge protected along with the power cords. But the last one (surge protector) destroyed during a storm led to to more drastic measures to prevent damage. Apparently, there is more potential damage from a surge th...
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iyrie936

Jun 3, 2014, 4:57 AM

Disassembly of Bar, Slider &Flip phones.

Can anyone suggest classroom resource for Dis assembly of Bar, Slider, Flip phones?
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