Verizon’s New LTE Network Hitting Speeds of 80 Mbps


While Verizon is almost done rolling out its 4G LTE service across the US, it’s not done making it better and faster. The carrier is currently testing a 2nd-generation LTE network, if you will, in New York City, and while it hasn’t officially launched yet, some users are able to hop on and test out […]

Sprint Selling iPhone 5s for Just $99

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Sprint is the first wireless carrier to offer the iPhone 5s at a discount, but there is a catch. The $99 16GB iPhone 5s is only available to new Sprint customers who are transferring a phone number from another wireless carrier. The $100 incentive is available on all other Sprint smartphones, including the iPhone 5c. […]

Red Nokia Lumia Tab for Verizon Appears Stands Out


Originally reported for arrival on AT&T Mobility’s 4G LTE airwaves, Nokia’s Windows RT-based Lumia tablet has now appeared in several images sporting a red hue and depicting Verizon Wireless branding. The tablet has been rumored to be a 10.1-inch slate with a snap-on keyboard cover that functions in a similar way to Microsoft’s branded Surface […]

Nexus 7 LTE Release Date: What Not to Expect

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The Nexus 7 is out on shelves, beckoning consumers to buy it over the likes of the iPad mini and the Kindle Fire HD. And while the new Nexus 7 is indeed out on shelves, it’s one of two versions that Google plans to launch this year as the Nexus 7 LTE model remains unreleased […]

T-Mobile 4G LTE Now Live in 116 Metro Markets


Today at its event in New York City T-Mobile announced that it’s 4G LTE is now available in 116 metro markets. Just a few months after launching its first 4G LTE networks in the U.S. T-Mobile now has 4G LTE in more than 100 metro markets in the U.S. Those markets include 73 of the […]

Verizon 4G LTE Coverage Complete, Talk and Data Coming in 2014

The Verizon 4G LTE rollout is complete, and Verizon is already planning for 2013 and 2014.

Today Verizon announced the 500th 4G LTE market, in Parkersburg West Virginia, a move that delivers Verizon 4G LTE coverage in 99% of the places Verizon 3G is available covering 95% of the U.S. population and will soon offer 4G LTE in Alaska, marking coverage in all 50 states. Nicole Palmer Chief Network Officer at […]

T-Mobile Bringing Speed Improvements This Year with LTE Advanced Features


Though the nation’s fourth largest carrier had been late to the LTE game and is still building out its LTE network, customers in areas with LTE coverage can expect major speed improvements later this year. At Light Reading‘s Backhaul Strategies for Mobile Operators event in New York, T-Mobile US says that it is planning on adding […]

T-Mobile 4G LTE: Where to Expect it Next

The T-Mobile 4G LTE network might get larger in May and June.

T-Mobile looks like it will be making big strides in its attempt to catch the 4G LTE networks of its rivals as a new leak suggests that the carrier is prepping a massive expansion of its new high-speed network, set to take place in both May and June. Earlier this year, T-Mobile finally rolled out […]

MetroPCS Shareholders Approve T-Mobile Merger


The T-Mobile merger with MetroPCS will continue as planned after MetroPCS shareholders approval for the deal. MetroPCS shareholders approved the merge following a new offer from T-Mobile USA parent company Deutsche Telekom, which sweetened the deal for the smaller carriers. Reuters reports those shareholder who previously opposed the acquisition accepted the new deal. T-Mobile and MetroPCS previously […]

AT&T Launches 4G LTE In More Markets, Announces Summer Plans

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Today AT&T announced it now has 4G LTE coverage in eight new markets across the U.S. and that it plans on bringing the faster network to 77 new markets by summer. The announcements of new markets that now have 4G LTE came in no less than seven press releases, each with quotes on how important […]

T-Mobile 4G LTE Launch Cities Possibly Revealed

The T-Mobile Galaxy Note 2 was recently updated to support 4G LTE data speeds.

T-Mobile will likely be launching its 4G LTE network, officially, in the coming days and it appears that several of its possible 4G LTE launch cities may have been discovered ahead of time. Read: T-Mobile’s “UNcarrier” Plans Possibly Revealed In Leak. At CES 2013, T-Mobile revealed that the first city where it would deploy 4G […]

Samsung Galaxy S3 with T-Mobile LTE Passes Through FCC

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The Samsung Galaxy S3 recently passed through the FCC again, this time with support for T-Mobile 4G LTE. The FCC approved the Galaxy S3 with T-Mobile 4G LTE radios for use within the U.S., which means the carrier can soon offer the phone to its customers. The phone supports both T-Mobile’s “4G” HSPA+ network as […]

First 4G LTE Phones Come To Virgin and Boost Mobile

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Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile will soon carry smartphones that take advantage of Sprint’s 4G LTE network: the Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE, HTC One SV and Boost Force. The Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE is available today on Virgin Mobile, and sells for $299.99 with no contract. The Galaxy Victory 4G LTE has a […]

Sprint 4G LTE Live in Parts of New York City and San Francisco


Sprint’s 4G LTE network is now live in parts of New York City, San Francisco and Washington D.C. The carrier’s 4G LTE network is also live in other sections of New York state and a few cities in Florida, including Jacksonville, Miami and Tampa. None of these markets are fully covered by Sprint’s new 4G […]

U.S. Cellular Details 4G LTE Rollout for 2013


Increasingly, building out an expensive network and going “all in” on better call quality and faster speeds isn’t something unique to the United States largest mobile carriers. U.S. Cellular is detailing its 4G LTE plans for 2013 and it seems their subscribers will be able enjoy some of the best data speeds around. U.S. Cellular together […]

Sprint 4G LTE Goes Live in a New Market


In late October, Sprint promised new 4G LTE markets in the months ahead. One of those markets was Joplin, Missouri and it looks like service has gone live there for some people in that city today as we’ve heard that Sprint’s 4G LTE network is now active. Read: HTC M7 (HTC One) U.S. Release Date […]

AT&T 4G LTE Network to Improve Thanks to Verizon Deal

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Today AT&T announced that it will buy spectrum in the 700MHz B band spectrum from Verizon Wireless for $1.9 billion in cash and AWS spectrum. The spectrum licenses AT&T will purchase from Verizon will cover 42 million people across 18 states including California, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Louisiana, Montana, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, South […]

The 5 Best Sprint Smartphones [January, 2013]


In 2012, Sprint finally launched its long-awaited 4G LTE network and with it, some big name 4G LTE devices that rank up there amongst of the best of last year’s smartphones. In 2013, Sprint will be expanding its 4G LTE network to keep pace with its next closest rival AT&T and it will presumably be […]

Sprint Reveals 28 More 4G LTE Markets


Sprint today announced that its 4G LTE network will soon come to 28 new markets across the U.S. The new Sprint 4G LTE markets are mostly in the East Coast and Midwest of the U.S. with cities such as Gettysburg, Penn., Paris, Texas and Oxford, Miss. getting access to the faster network. Sprint subscribers in […]