• Thread of The Week, Round 135



    It's time for a new thread of the week, our way of recognizing forum members for promoting valuable discussion here.

    Every weekday yours truly posts a morning briefing, including the most popular forum threads—that is, the posts with the most replies—for the previous 24 hour period. For reference, here are the briefings for the past seven days:

    Your Morning Briefing for Monday, July 18th, 2022
    Your Morning Briefing for Tuesday, July 19th, 2022
    Your Morning Briefing for Wednesday, July 20th, 2022
    Your Morning Briefing for Thursday, July 21st, 2022
    Your Morning Briefing for Friday, July 22nd, 2022

    Remember that the Monday briefing includes forum posts from the prior Friday, Saturday and Sunday, so all weekend posts are similarly eligible.

    In each briefing, forum posts are ranked by the number of replies (from highest to lowest). That's subject to change, of course, so I did a quick recount of replies for all forum posts in the briefings above. With 81 replies as of this posting the most popular thread started last week is:

    Novice Seeking Advice On Carriers

    Congrats to Clueless Guy for starting our one hundred and thirty-fifth thread of the week! As a small token of our appreciation, please enjoy a monthlong Premium Membership on us. Benefits include ad-free browsing, increased private message count, access to a subscriber-only forum, extra attachment space, a referral/affiliate signature link, the ability to post referrals, and a custom avatar and user title!

    ---------
    Andrew Currie has been blogging about mobile phones since 2001, smartphones (depending on how you define them) since 2002 and smartwatches since 2014.
    ---------
    This article was originally published in forum thread: Announcement: Thread of The Week started by acurrie View original post
  • Sponsored By

  • Facebook

  • Recent Reviews

  • Recent Forum Posts

    Crazy8SD

    I did 3 times on 2 accounts. (HSN Moto G Pure...

    I did 3 times on 2 accounts. (HSN Moto G Pure 2-Pack $60 and QVC TCL 4X 5G $13 x 2)
    Account 1: 7,000 (7/29) + 10,000 (8/1)
    Account 2: 10,000 (8/2) + 10,000 (8/3)

    Crazy8SD Today, 11:02 AM Go to last post
    kevink1

    If you want to support multiple networks...

    If you want to support multiple networks (verizon/tmobile/ATT), it is best to limit yourself to models on the ATT list...

    kevink1 Today, 10:52 AM Go to last post
    kevink1

    Historically they could. But in a...

    Historically they could. But in a format/capability that made sense over 20 years ago. Which, of course, is why the industry moved away from it. And most phone, if they could access the SIM...

    kevink1 Today, 10:43 AM Go to last post
    jboard55

    never mind. just follow hpham's advice. Sent...

    never mind. just follow hpham's advice.


    Sent from my SM-G970U using HoFo mobile app

    jboard55 Today, 10:35 AM Go to last post
    Ten Four

    I haven't used Visible (yet), but I have been...

    I haven't used Visible (yet), but I have been using eSIMs for awhile on T Mobile, and frankly I prefer them. Yes, sometimes there are some glitches getting the eSIM working, but overall it beats...

    Ten Four Today, 10:33 AM Go to last post