The best tech gifts for every budget

The Best Tech Gifts for Every Budget The latest tech gadgets always make for a great gift, even for the impossible-to-shop-for loved one.  However, due to inflation concerns, customers are adjusting their holiday spending and shopping habits, with many saying that while they may spend the same as last year, they will buy fewer gifts1. So how can budget conscious … Read More

UScellular shares tips to avoid unwanted spam calls

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has made combatting unlawful robocalls and malicious caller ID spoofing one of its top priorities in 2022. In September of this year, there were more than 4.2 billion robocalls which accounts for  more than 1,600 calls per second, and scammers are always trying to stay one step ahead. This International Fraud Awareness Week, November 13-19, … Read More

Tech tips to keep trick-or-treaters safe on Halloween

Halloween is one of the most anticipated holidays of the year. Children and families prepare for months to dress up in costume, celebrate with their friends and community, and collect treats. But for parents, safety is a priority. “Over the years, Halloween has expanded from a single evening in the neighborhood into multiple events and locations,” said Thomas White, director … Read More

UScellular Donates $30,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley

Grant Focuses on Providing Access to STEM Learning and Experiences UScellular has announced a $30,000 investment in Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley to provide educational opportunities and experiences to local youth. The company has invested in Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley to support K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and academic enrichment programs. … Read More

UScellular encourages summer learning for Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley through ‘Ask an Engineer’ event

To help drive interest and develop understanding of engineering careers, UScellular representatives visited Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley’s Regal Entertainment Teen Center and Haslam Family Club University to discuss the importance of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in wireless technology. Local UScellular engineering associates, Joey Chandler and Derick Norris, led an “Ask an Engineer” session to … Read More

Five tips to manage your child’s screen time

The summer brings sunshine, ice cream, days by the pool and more free time for children, but it can also mean more screen time. According to an annual report from the nonprofit Common Sense Media, screen use for children and adolescents ages 8 to 18 jumped 17% between 2019 and 2021 – a steeper increase than in the four years prior … Read More

Strike a pose for National Selfie Day on June 21

Grab a smartphone and find the best lighting because June 21 is National Selfie Day. To help celebrate, UScellular is offering helpful tips to capture shareable selfies. Self-portraits have come a long way since the first credited “selfie” in 1839 that took 10-15 minutes to capture. Today, millennials will reportedly take more than 25,000 selfies in their lifetime, which estimates … Read More

Internet safety month reminds parents to help keep children safe online

Daily life and how kids interact online continue to evolve. This includes completing more schoolwork online, interacting with friends using mobile devices and social media. With so many aspects of kids’ lives going digital, Internet Safety Month in June is an important time to review expectations with your children to help them stay safe online. In April 2021, the Pew … Read More