A Closer Look at AT&T Next and T-Mobile JUMP! Upgrade Options

AT&T and T-Mobile are shaking up the wireless industry with two new plans that will allow customers to upgrade to new devices much more frequently, breaking from the two-year device-upgrade cycle.'s Al Sacco compares T-Mobile's JUMP! and AT&T's Next upgrade options.
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Al Sacco was a journalist, blogger and editor who covers the fast-paced mobile beat for and IDG Enterprise, with a focus on wearable tech, smartphones and tablet PCs. Al managed writers and contributors, covered news, and shared insightful expert analysis of key industry happenings. He also wrote a wide variety of tutorials and how-tos to help readers get the most out of their gadgets, and regularly offered up recommendations on software for a number of mobile platforms. Al resides in Boston and is a passionate reader, traveler, beer lover, film buff and Red Sox fan.