TracFone Wireless

What is Carrier TFW on an iPhone?

Some iPhone users encounter a ‘TFW data not working‘ notification and are left wondering what it means.  TFW is an acronym for TracFone Wireless. When it is displayed on your device’s status bar, it means you are using one of TFW’s networks. What are TFW networks? Any wireless device that runs on carrier TFW uses one of the following networks: Network 10 Straight Talk Wireless Simple Mobile Phone Most iPhone users wonder if  Apple devices display the same wireless network ...

samsung galaxy

Fix “Failed to obtain IP address” error on Samsung Galaxy

Don’t you just hate it when your smartphone starts misbehaving? Unfortunately, smartphones like every other tech gadget are prone to issues, now and then. And sadly, even the top phones on the market are not spared from these issues. If you own a Samsung Galaxy smartphone, one of the common problems you are likely to experience is the “failed to obtain IP address” error when connecting to a Wi-Fi network. This is a common network error that occasionally affects popular ...