I've been using the low-cost wireless carrier Mint SIM since last December. Today, they added my most eagerly-needed feature.
Recent Project Fi Stories
When I moved my custom domain to Google years ago, I never imagined it would limit my access to the Internet. But it has.
Project Fi's "pay for what you use" system is being updated with an unlimited data plan with a monthly fee cap.
I signed up for the low-cost wireless carrier Mint SIM this week. This is an option you should be aware of.
I've been exploring low-cost alternate wireless plans. And I feel like this is an area for great savings that anyone can enjoy.
It's an epic tale of highs and lows, of Project Fi support dropping the ball, and of me finally figuring it all out for myself.
Verizon Wireless announced this week that it will once again offer an unlimited data plan for individuals. It comes with a caveat, of course. But this is still a welcome change.
I've spent the past year singing the praises of Google's Project Fi, especially for international usage. But now AT&T is dragging its feet into the 21st century.
The original vision for Google Voice was solid, but Google has let the service languish for five years. Today, that is finally changing.
I was able to experience the magic of Project Fi cellular access in Europe for a second time this past week. And yes, it held up nicely.
Google today announced that it now provides a group plan for its excellent Project Fi service: Now, up to six people can share a single Project Fi plan, along with all the management capabilities you'd expect.
Google this week began rolling out a feature called Wi-Fi Assistant---previously a Project Fi exclusive---to all users of Nexus handsets in the United States, Canada, and elsewhere. This feature works similarly to Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10.
I've been paying exorbitant phone, text, and data fees when traveling internationally, and I've long dreamed of a day when I could simply use my smart phone outside the U.S. with no fear of these extra charges. Thanks to Project Fi, that day has arrived.
Just one day after I reviewed the service, Google announced that it has improved Project Fi yet again, adding support for high speed data in over 135 international destinations.