Sims

SIM-only phone plans under $20 per month

SIM-only phone plans under $20 per month

Telcos keep shovelling more and more data into phone plans, especially when it comes to the high-end. Spending around $40 per month can now easily get you at least 30GB, which is not only great news for data-lovers, but bargain-hunters too thanks to a trickle-down from the big data plans…

The Death Of The SIM Card Is Nigh

The Death Of The SIM Card Is Nigh

A report from the Financial Times yesterday afternoon brought news that both Samsung and Apple are close to agreeing on a common architecture standard for an electronic SIM card that would replace physical SIMs completely. It would allow you to change your carrier without having to switch cards at all…

Tiny Nano-SIM Cards Are Coming

Tiny Nano-SIM Cards Are Coming

Data, reception, battery, screen, CPU, weight, size. These are the mobile phone specs I’m concerned. Smaller SIM cards? Not so much. But Giesecke & Devrient, one of the original SIM manufactuers, thinks we need a nano-SIM that’s 30 per cent smaller. Great?