All Articles by Daniel Bader | Windows Central

All Articles by Daniel Bader

Save net neutrality and keep our mobile future awesome

Do your part to keep the internet open and weird.

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How to make sure your phone works on a prepaid alternative carrier

There are dozens of prepaid and smaller alternative carriers in the U.S., and increasingly people are buying phones outright, or bringing them over from another carrier, to save some money.

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Canada bans unlocking fees in changes to Wireless Code of Conduct

The Canadian Wireless Code of Conduct has received an update to address some of the widely-held complaints against it. But it doesn't fix everything.

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Switch to Sprint, get free unlimited calls, texts and data for a year!

This Sprint deal may seem too good to be true, but it isn't.

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Amazon launches Echo Show with video chat

Amazon just launched the Echo Show, a touch screen device that lets you access Alexa skills, visually.

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Comcast jumps into wireless with Verizon-powered 'Xfinity Mobile' unlimited plan

Comcast is launching cellular service through its Xfinity sub-brand in partnership with Verizon.

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Get 20 percent off high-speed 4G data service! [Best deal for LTE]

Windows Central and Mint SIM have partnered to bring you an insanely good deal on high-speed 4G data in the United States.

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Fitbit's new Alta HR tracks heart rate and sleep for a week

There's a new Fitbit coming, and it's got a week's worth of battery life, a stylish look, and a heart rate monitor.

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What is an alternative mobile carrier?

Also known as MVNOs, alternative mobile carriers are often cheaper and just as reliable — with fewer frills and headaches — than the networks they rely on.

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FCC drops all inquiries into Binge On and other zero-rating programs

The FCC has dropped all inquiries into one of the most contested parts of net neutrality.

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8 Great Tech Gifts for Mom and Dad

Mom and dad deserve the best, but they also need something that may be a bit more accessible than the average tech gift. These are some of our favorite gifts that only need a brief introduction, and perhaps a power outlet, and you're good to go!

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Windows Central Podcast 8: SE

On this episode of the #wcpodcast, Daniel, Daniel and Zac chat about Windows 10 Anniversary Update and what's great, what's good, and what still needs some work.

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Windows Central Podcast 7: All About McLaren special

Join Daniel Bader, Daniel Rubino, Zac Bowden and MrMobile himself, Michael Fisher, for a very special edition of the #wcpodcast, all about the unreleased McLaren Windows Phone!

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Windows Central 6: How Microsoft got its Groove back

The Windows Central Podcast is back! With a brand new team of hosts, join us every week as we bring you the latest from the world of Microsoft.

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#wcpodcast 5: Resurfacing Windows 10

The Windows Central Podcast is back! With a brand new team of hosts, join us every week as we bring you the latest from the world of Microsoft.

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Understanding Telus's new Premium Plus financing plan

Telus has given customers a new way to spend less on smartphones, but is Premium Plus a good deal, or a gimmick? Let's explore Telus's latest customer-focused offering.

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Best roaming plans for Canadians travelling to the U.S.

Due to competition in Canada and abroad, roaming plans have become significantly cheaper. Here are the best ones!

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Best roaming plans for Canadians travelling to Europe

Traveling to Europe needn't be stressful nor expensive — at least not where your smartphone is involved!

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Windows Central Podcast 4: MrMobile taps to pay

The Windows Central Podcast is back! With a brand new team of hosts, join us every week as we bring you the latest from the world of Microsoft.

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Fitbit's new Sleep Schedule feature addresses the other piece of fitness success

Fitbit's new sleep feature gives users more information on their habits, and how to go to bed at a more consistent time every night.

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