Using SpeedTest to Measure Your Internet Speed


In this video, I discuss how to use the Speedtest app to measure the performance of your smartphones cellular data or internet connection. These measurements are useful for a number of different reasons. Some examples. 1. Check to see if

I Updated to iOS 8.3 and Had No Problems with Straight Talk Wireless


I updated to iOS 8.3 last week and Straight Talk Wireless is working fine. As usual, I tested voice, data, and MMS picture messaging before and after I updated. I ran SpeedTest before and after as well and didn’t see

Using a BLU Studio 5.5 Smartphone with Net10 Wireless


A reader, LeAnn, asks… I was wondering if there is anything I can do I have a studio blu model C746440225T and I bought a $30 30 day plan and it says it isn’t compatible with my phone is there

Using an Unlocked iPhone 6 from the Apple Store with Straight Talk Wireless’ Verizon Network


A reader, Martin writes, I just bought an unlocked iphone 6 directly from Apple. According to the Straight Talk website, it showed up as working under the BYOP/other carriers option. Up until getting the phone and manually entering the IMEI

Using a Sprint iPhone 5 on Straight Talk Wireless’ Verizon Network


A reader, Logan, writes I have a previously owned iPhone 5 that was on the sprint network and had sprint hardware. I’ve been dealing with sprint, and Apple representatives trying to get my phone on for over a week now.

Using an Alltel iPhone 5 with Straight Talk Wireless


A reader Phillip asks… Hello. I was needing to know how to unlock my iphone 5 alltel with sim In Order to set it up on number transfer with straight talk. I don’t know the answer to this question, but

Using a Verizon LG L2 with Straight Talk Wireless’ T-Mobile Network


A reader, Christian recently shared this comment… I have a Verizon LG-G2 on straight talk T-Mobile sim card. I was getting up to 70 mb with Verizon, and when I put in the Straight Talk T-Mobile sim, it went down

Buying a Verizon iPhone 5s to Use with Straight Talk Wireless


A reader, Ashley, asks… Do you think I could buy an iPhone 5s cheap from verizon and take it to straight talk or would I need to buy an unlocked phone? Hi Ashley, I don’t think this will work, so