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International Roaming Charges that Sneak Up on You

International Roaming Charges that Sneak Up on You

We’ve given many tips throughout our Travel Blog Series but here are some that most people aren’t aware of. Star Communications, Inc. helpdesk agents have extensive knowledge on different carriers, wireless plans, and international roaming charges that can sneak up on you. We’d like to share with you how to avoid those types of charges so that you’re prepared for your next trip.

Must-Have Mobile Apps for Your Next Trip

Must-Have Mobile Apps for Your Next Trip

Be prepared before and during your trip with these reliable apps. Everything from where to stay, where to eat, what to pack, how to get places, how much money to budget or spent, how to contact people, how safe an area is, etc.

Use a MiFi on the go

Use a MiFi on the go

Need to access mobile data but don’t trust the security of hotel, café, or airport public Wi-Fi? A MiFi is a secure, portable broadband router that enables multiple devices to share a single mobile broadband connection.

Keep Your Data Safe and Stop Using Public Wi-Fi

Keep Your Data Safe and Stop Using Public Wi-Fi

Public Wi-Fi is hard to resist when it’s free and convenient, especially when you’re traveling and need to access accounts. However, public Wi-Fi is often unsecured, leaving your confidential information at risk. This article explains how using public Wi-Fi puts your information at risk and what precautions you can take to improve your information’s safety.

Top 10 Tips: Reducing Data Usage

Top 10 Tips: Reducing Data Usage

Reducing your data usage will not only be good for your wallet but will also help to maintain the functionality of your device. Here are 10 easy ways you can avoid overage charges and speed throttling.

Spruce Up Your Mobile Devices: How to Get Organized

Spruce Up Your Mobile Devices: How to Get Organized

Your home isn’t the only thing that needs a Spring Cleaning. Here are some tips on how to clean up your mobile devices. 4. HOW TO GET ORGANIZED     CONTACTS Though menial and time-consuming, updating and deleting your contacts will help you with a fresh start. Maybe you have duplicate contacts created for one person that you should link. Maybe you have the phone number of a restaurant that you called to make a reservation and will never call…

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Spruce Up Your Mobile Devices: How to Conserve Battery

Spruce Up Your Mobile Devices: How to Conserve Battery

Your home isn’t the only thing that needs a Spring Cleaning. Here are some tips on how to clean up your mobile devices. 3. HOW TO CONSERVE BATTERY Check Battery Usage Not sure what’s consuming your battery life so much? iOS 11 or later: Settings > Battery Android: Settings > Device > Battery Dial *#*#4636#*#* > Tap Battery Info Use Third-Party Apps to get a more detailed analysis of your battery usage GSam Battery Monitor Clean Master Lower Brightness Usually, your display is the…

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