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Bob Newhart

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About Bob Newhart

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  • Birthday 09/01/1931

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    Samsung S7
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  1. Bob Newhart

    Sprints 'Happy Connecting' Event

    I'm afraid you just said what I did. Ok then, I'll change it to T-Mobile achieves what they set out to do in their realistic schedule and doesn't over promise. Which is why I feel that its best to have a 4th carrier that seems to be improving. Sprint seems to over promise and under deliver. I can have an opinion, don't start the insults please. I didn't use any sexual innuendos either, which is becoming common on here.
  2. Bob Newhart

    Sprints 'Happy Connecting' Event

    I feel that T-Mobile achieves what they set out to do, Sprint doesn't.
  3. Bob Newhart

    Motorola X Users Thread!

    Just as good if not better. The MotoX battery lasts almost twice as long too. The Nexus 5 is quite poor.
  4. T-Mobile has different packages, different plans. Don't include the scammy insurance when comparing, its a scam, don't fall for it from any cel company please. Softbank costs about twice as much as cell plans here in the US, so don't believe anything he says either. The Japanese cell market is closed to tourists, I feel until their market is open, a Japanese company should be allowed to start here.
  5. Bob Newhart

    Sprints 'Happy Connecting' Event

    Connecting....not connected. haha
  6. Remember kids, don't take vertical 16:9 photos or videos. Always use the sensor in its full mode.
  7. Bob Newhart

    Nexus 5 or Moto X [or ?]

    If you want a phone that has good hardware..mostly, and you want the latest Android (with bugs) OS get the Nexus 5. If you want a phone that just works, get the MotoX or MotoX+ etc.
  8. Bob Newhart

    Texting to Canada

    I have been on a SERO 500 plan for over 5 years, always had texting to Canada included, along with SMS texting while in Canada included. Go here, put in the country. http://internationalroaming.sprint.com/IntlCoverage/WelcomeRoaming.do It will say "Text Pricing: Plan"for Canada. Shown here. http://shop2.sprint.com/assets/pdfs/en/support/guides/services/worldwide/Worldwide_eflyer.pdf The $15 per month fee is not worth it, not to me.
  9. Bob Newhart

    Texting to Canada

    SMS/MMS to and from Canada is included in just about all modern plans for the last 5 or so years at least. This includes SMS while in Canada, to/from the USA/Canada too. MMS is included to Canada also, but it will cost data while in Canada, so just disable data roaming to stop any incoming fees. SMS to other countries costs a rip off fee of 20 cents to send/receive while in the US. Install and use google voice, this will allow free SMS to Canada from anywhere, using data (and wifi), while in the US, configure it to use GV when dialing internationally, it will give you no cost calls to Canada.
  10. What does this show though, a 1900 Mhz site or 800 MHz?
  11. IMHO, I don't thinkS and TMUS joining up will do anything for better coverage anywhere. They are and will cater to the most customers, coverage is something neither one cares about when most of the customers are in the cities. Do not fall for the sales talk.
  12. Bob Newhart

    AT&T wants 3.5 GHz band to promote small cell deployment

    Yes, they can install small cells with most frequencies, but actually installing them is another thing.
  13. Bob Newhart

    Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7" owners thread

    I returned mine also, it just wasn't worth it, it was just too slow. There were delays of 5 or more seconds when pressing menu options. I can't believe it was ever released.
  14. Bob Newhart

    FCC votes to approve a plan to allow for paid prioritization.

    With your water, do you pay more for the water you wash your dishes with than what you pay for the water your clothes with? That is the reason people want it as a public utility. Not just about cost.
  15. Maybe not as they're being run today. Paying the executives stupid money is a sign they aren't run well at all. That is the just at the surface. Two wrongs don't make a right... they say, not sure who they are though.