There is trouble ahead for the big handset manufacturers like Samsung and Apple as fewer people are trading in their old smartphones for new ones.
Can you whip up any excitement about Apple tweaking the iPhone 5 and calling it the iPhone 5S or Samsung releasing yet another Galaxy S4 variant?
This is another instance in a long line of carriers’ acting as though mobile devices are theirs to dole out at their whim, on their terms. Rather than offering something fair, they're preying on our impatience as consumers.
AT&T Next plan will let customers upgrade smartphones or tablets once a year