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June 13, 2024 – Earlier this week, Apple showcased their latest software at their Worldwide Developers Conference. This event showcases what consumers can expect when it comes to new software features that Apple will release in fall. Keep reading to find out what's new and what we are excited about! You can watch the entire Apple event here.

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2024

Stockbridge-Munsee Community and Cellcom Partner to Enhance Wireless Service in Local Community

June 6, 2024 - The Stockbridge-Munsee Community and Cellcom have partnered to improve wireless service throughout the community. Enhancements include new cell towers and a rooftop cell site and in-building enhancements at North Star Casino.

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Cellcom Launches New Home Internet Option in Lakewood and Townsend

June 3, 2024 - Local wireless provider Cellcom is bringing a new high-speed internet option to residents and businesses in Lakewood and Townsend. The high-speed internet option is powered by new technology on existing cell towers.

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The Ultimate Guide to Connected Trail and Security Cameras

May 13, 2024 - Whether it's keeping tabs on wildlife, ensuring the security of our properties, or watching over a jobsite, connected trail or security cameras stand as silent guardians allowing you to remotely monitor what is important to you.

Read More on how to make the most out of your trail or security camera


 

Cellcom Named Winner of Competitive Carriers Association 2024 Excellence in Marketing Award

May 8, 2024 - Cellcom was named the winner of the TV Commercials and YouTube category for carrier members for 2024, chosen by CCA members for our Technology with a Heartbeat launch commercial.

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Cellcom Completes Thousands of Miles of Drive Testing in Eau Claire Area

April 16, 2024 - Cellcom first turned up its wireless network in the Eau Claire area in 2021. Last year, Cellcom further invested in Chippewa Valley, adding more cell sites throughout the area and then hitting the road to test the user experience.

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Importance of Software Updates

April 6, 2024 - Software updates are important, but sometimes we are left wondering if they are worth the additional effort to download and install. Let's look at some of the benefits of doing software updates and how manufacturers are making it easy and convenient to install them.

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The Latest Smartphone Trends

February 19, 2024 - Learn more about the latest trends and features that we've been seeing in smartphones, what we expect to keep seeing, as well as what you might want to keep in mind as key features in your next phone.

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How to Extend Your Phone's Battery Life

February 6, 2024 - If you find yourself wondering why your phone is dying so quickly or seems to be draining faster than usual, check out our tips and tricks to extend your battery life. 

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2023

Washington Island Small Cells

December 14, 2023 - Local wireless provider Cellcom has added two small cells on Washington Island to improve service for residents and visitors.

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Cellcom Coming to Chippewa Valley

November 27, 2023 - Cellcom, a Wisconsin-based wireless carrier, has announced it is opening a new location to serve Chippewa Valley. The new store is now open in the Oakwood Mall (4800 Golf Rd.).

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Technology with a Heartbeat

Technology is about making life simpler. It’s an important thing, but not THE important thing. Technology connects us to the people and things we care about.

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Cellcom Network Enhancements

We are committed to providing our customers with the best possible network experience. That's why we are constantly working to expand and advance our network.

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2G/3G Network Shutdown

Cellcom is making technology changes and we are here to make this easy and help you stay connected while we sunset our 2G and 3G networks.

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Get the Latest Technology by Updating your SIM

Cellcom is rolling out new services including 5G and Wi-Fi calling. To get these and enhanced coverage, you need the latest Cellcom SIM.

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New 274 Area Code

New phone numbers in the 920 area code region are in high demand, the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin approved the new 274 area code.

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2022

VoLTE

VoLTE, also called Advanced Calling, uses 4G LTE to make voice calls and gives you the ability to use data while on a call. Most Cellcom devices are compatible with VoLTE. 

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5G Experience

On a phone that supports 5G you'll notice two big benefits: faster speeds and quicker response times. On average, 5G is 10-15 percent faster than 4G LTE.

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Wi-Fi Calling or Cellular Boosters?

Connecting indoors is essential. Whether you are on Wi-Fi or need cellular service in your home, we'll help you get the speeds and service needed to stay connected.

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Keeping Your Phone Protected

With so much personal data stored in today's smartphones, it is especially important to be proactive in protecting yourself and your information.

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e911

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has established Enhanced 911 (E911) rules and requirements for wireless providers to improve the effectiveness.

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In the Community

We are proud to be a Wisconsin-based company, and we are committed to giving back to the communities we serve. Learn more about Cellcom Connect (our monthly technology classes), Cellcom Green Gifts, and more of what we are doing in and for the communities we live and work in.

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Green Gifts

Through Green Gifts, Cellcom donates proceeds from its cell phone recycling program to local organizations.

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Celebrations

Cellcom's Customer Appreciation Celebration Events occur each summer as our way to say, "thank you"!

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Cellcom Connect Workshops

Cellcom Connect

Join us for Cellcom Connect – a series of basic smartphone classes to help keep you connected.

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