Mobile device lovers have plenty to look forward to now that Mobile World Congress 2014 is officially underway in Barcelona, Spain. Samsung already jumped the gun Saturday by announcing a pair of new Gear smart watches that actually ditch Android for its own open-source Tizen OS, and is expected to unveil the Galaxy S5 later today. But before you get distracted by that, check out what else went down over the last few days...
Love 'em or hate 'em, T-Mobile is shaking up the U.S. wireless market with its "Uncarrier" moves, and its larger rivals are starting to feel the heat, responding with ever-shrinking timelines for buying your next smartphone.
While Verizon Wireless, AT&T and T-Mobile US have all started appealing to frequent smartphone buyers with early upgrade policies, Sprint has instead clung to its claims of being "truly unlimited" — until now, that is.
It's hard not to picture the twin titans of youth rap, Kriss Kross, singing their classic song "Jump" while reading about T-Mobile's latest shakeup of the U.S. wireless market, which allows customers to upgrade their handset up to twice per year. But if that makes you want to jump, jump, stay seated long enough to get through the rest of today's recap, which is sure to make you wanna jump even more.