September 19, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
Let’s Do This!
Running. Not everyone enjoys it, but it’s one of the simplest ways to get into and stay in shape. Now that the temperatures are cooler, going out for a run won’t feel like you’re swimming through humidity, and the crisp air will be refreshing to your lungs. That’s why we’ve uncovered four running apps that will help get you to your goals this fall! (more…)
Category: Android Apps, iPhone Apps, Smartphone Apps, Smartphones and Sports
September 18, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
The pools are closed, the mornings are chilly, and the kids are back in school. Let’s face it: summer is officially over. BUT don’t get completely bummed out with nothing to do on the weekends. How about spending time going on an interactive treasure hunt!
It’s caching on
Geocaching is the latest craze to hit adventure-seekers of all skill levels. Using GPS coordinates, geocachers use their mobile devices to go on an outdoor adventure to find hidden caches (or containers with a logbook to sign and little trinkets to trade) placed throughout parks and urban areas. (more…)
Category: Smartphone Apps, Smartphone Fun
September 11, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
Wish Granters are Everywhere!
Did you know Greater Virginia Make-A-Wish is comprised mainly of volunteers who donate their time to help grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions in your area?
One type of volunteer, Wish Granters, go in pairs to the homes of those children and interview them to create a clear vision for that child’s wish. Wish granters get to throw parties for these children and assist in executing their wish. (more…)
September 9, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
We had such a blast gathering support for the Roanoke Valley SPCA with our partners Black Dog Architectural Salvage during our latest nTelos Cares program in Roanoke!
The community in southwestern Virginia really threw us a bone, and we received the most support we’ve seen for any nTelos Cares program! The number of likes and shares really blew us away! (more…)
September 4, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
At times your phone drives you crazy; when it’s hitting the sidewalk (solution here), when you’re lost in a new city and the 10% battery warning lights up your phone, or when that person won’t return your text.
But when it comes down to it, your phone is a lifesaver or boredom-saver at least. Here are 12 reasons why your smartphone might as well wear a cape. (more…)
Category: Android Smartphones, iPhone, Smartphone Fun, Smartphones
August 28, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
How Many of These are you Guilty of?
It never hurts to brush up on your manners, right? Here are 8 solid cell phone etiquette rules:
1. Respect tête-à-têtes with friends – Have you ever looked around a restaurant or coffee shop and noticed two people sitting at a table staring at their respective phones? It looks pretty silly, huh? (more…)
Category: Smartphone Fun, Smartphone How-To
August 26, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
Switch Today and GET MORE
Head to your local nTelos store today to take advantage of major GET MORE deals going on now. For a limited time, you can switch worry-free with our Buy Out Your Contract program, while customizing your own plan with 10GB or unlimited data. (more…)
Category: Sales and Promotions
August 21, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
Weather has always been a fascinating phenomenon: how rain storms travel and how lightning and thunder are created. With summer winding down and oceans starting to get active, here is a list of three great hurricane tracking apps to help you be prepared for the next storm. (more…)
Category: Android Apps, iPhone Apps, Smartphone Apps
August 20, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
Lend a Paw
nTelos Cares is back in full force, raising funds for the Roanoke Valley SPCA and helping to find homes for many of their animals. Our latest nTelos Cares officially kicked off on Monday with a strong response driven by our partner Black Dog Salvage, of the hit DIY show Salvage Dawgs. (more…)
Category: nTelos Cares Program
August 14, 2014 by nTelos Wireless
Offering true flexibility, the all new nTelos EIP is your answer to the question: how do I get the latest smartphones for $0 down?
Head to your local nTelos Wireless store today to find out how you can take home iPhone 5s or the Samsung Galaxy S5 without handing over a dime. Want a colorful iPhone 5c? Take one home today for $0 down. (more…)
Category: Sales and Promotions