Wooden Moto X Smartphone Tipped For Verizon

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When Google and Motorola first announced the new Moto X, the company showed us its vision of a truly customizable smartphone. With different colors, accents, backgrounds, engravings, and even a boot animation, and one that was also included was a smartphone built from wood on the back. The Moto X first launched on multiple carriers, […]

HTC DROID DNA Android 4.2 & Sense 5 Update Arrives

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After Verizon posted the update details months ago regarding an upgrade to Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and the new Sense UI 5 for the DROID DNA, today we’re hearing it’s finally ready for customers handsets as both parties confirmed the news this afternoon. With many of the newer HTC handsets getting updated to Android 4.3 […]

Verizon 4G LTE Speeds & Capacity Doubled in Major Cities

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Verizon Wireless recently confirmed that some major cities were experiencing slowdowns and sub-par network performance across the US due to the overwhelming demand and popularity of devices, and today a fix is finally starting to roll out. Being one of the best and most popular providers has its downside, and as a result Verizon needed […]

Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Update Final Breakdown

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The Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Galaxy S3 and Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update roll outs continue in the United States and elsewhere. Here, with just a few updates remaining, we breakdown the progress of these updates and take a look at the latest on the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean roll outs […]

Nokia Lumia 929 Sold Ahead of Release

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Nokia hasn’t shared a single detail about the Lumia 929, however that hasn’t stopped one enterprising user from actually purchasing the handset in Mexico. News of the early handset sale surfaced this morning after the user who made the successful purchase sent pictures of the device and its software to Phone Arena. These pictures don’t […]

Galaxy S4 on AT&T, Verizon & Sprint Now Free at Best Buy

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While most the attention lately has been on Black Friday, and with good reason, there’s still plenty of deals to be found without waiting in crazy lines or getting up early on Friday morning. If you’re in the market for a new Samsung smartphone, we have the perfect place to get it. Best Buy recently […]

Verizon HTC One Android 4.3 Release Becomes More Clear

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With the upgrade to Android 4.4 KitKat starting for a very select few HTC One owners, most regular users with a device from Verizon are still waiting for Android 4.3 Jelly Bean to arrive on the handset. As you all know, we’ve been following the HTC One upgrade path and today more details have been […]

Motorola DROID Ultra in White Leaks for Verizon

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Earlier this year Motorola released a slew of its popular DROID smartphones over on Verizon Wireless. The new DROID Ultra, DROID MAXX, and DROID Mini to replace the models from 2012, complete with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean out of the box. Yesterday we learned that Motorola would be offering a white version of the popular […]

White Motorola DROID Mini Leaks, Coming Soon to Verizon

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The team at Motorola has been busy as of late with updates to Android 4.4 KitKat for the Moto X, not to mention getting the Moto Maker customization options to all carriers, but they didn’t forget about the DROID lineup on Verizon. After hearing the DROID Ultra, MAXX, and DROID Mini would also get Android […]

Verizon HTC One Max Now Available for $299

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After announcing the large 5.9-inch HTC One Max late last month many were wondering when it would arrive stateside so we could try the fingerprint scanner on back, and starting today customers have the choice from Verizon Wireless. Originally launching first on Sprint, for much less being just $149, today Verizon Wireless has officially launched […]

Verizon HTC One Max Release Date Inches Closer

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The next big smartphone for Verizon Wireless is almost here, and most likely could be available before the end of the month. We’re talking about the new HTC One Max 5.9-inch phablet that was recently revealed. HTC recently released the One Max on Sprint, and we’ve been waiting for more details and other carriers to […]

Droid DNA Android 4.4 KitKat Update Pegged for 2014

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With all the attention as of late going to the HTC One and Nexus 5, many owners of other flagship devices are likely curious as to when they’ll receive Android 4.4 KitKat. Thankfully HTC is doing an excellent job keeping us up to date on its plans. HTC may not be delivering Android 4.4 KitKat […]

Motorola Confirms More Android 4.4 KitKat Updates

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Yesterday Motorola shocked most of the mobile world by pushing out an update to Android 4.4 KitKat just three weeks after it was released by Google. Being one of the fastest device that isn’t a Nexus ever to an update, and even beating the Nexus 4, it was quite the surprise and impressive to say […]

Carrier Politics Keep Samsung Phones at High Risk for Theft

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Despite the best efforts of lawmakers in San Francisco and New York to get a “kill switch” implemented on smartphones to help reduce and curb the theft of high-end smartphones, politics from the carriers are preventing such an effort from happening for Samsung. A kill switch would make it hard, if not impossible, to restore, […]

Verizon HTC One Max Price Leaks as Launch Inches Closer

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This week Verizon Wireless opened up a new retail spot in the Mall of America in Minnesota, and apparently out of the many smartphones and devices on display one was something we’ve never seen before. The HTC One Max complete with pricing information and all. While Verizon is known for being slow with launching devices […]

Verizon Moto X Android 4.4 KitKat Available for All Users

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Just a few weeks after Google announced and released Android 4.4 KitKat we’re already starting to see the update arrive for smartphones other than devices in the Nexus program. Previous updates usually took at least a few months before carriers, especially Verizon, and smartphone manufacturers updated to the latest and greatest. But things are changing. […]

Verizon Moto X Android 4.4 KitKat Update Rolls Out for Some Users

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Android 4.4 KitKat could already be ready and available for a select few users of the Moto X. After being announced by Google a few weeks ago many expected months of waiting before getting the latest and greatest, but it appears that Verizon and Motorola have been working hard on a software upgrade. Last week […]

The 5 Best Verizon Smartphones [November, 2013]

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As we approach the end of 2013, smartphone shoppers, particularly those on Verizon, now have a pretty good idea about what devices will be on the shelves for the next few months at least. Companies have put forth their best efforts and are now starting to focus in on their offerings for next year. And […]

ISIS NFC Payment System Launches Nationwide

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AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon users can finally begin making everyday purchases with their smartphone thanks to the nationwide rollout of the Isis NFC payment system. AT&T formally announced the nationwide availability of Isis this morning, noting that users could now begin paying for their purchases without actually having to remove their credit card or debit […]