iPhone 5 Announced: 4-inch Display, 4G LTE

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Apple announced the new iPhone today, showing off the iPhone 5 with a larger 4-inch display and 4G LTE connectivity today in San Francisco. The iPhone 5 is the first redesigned iPhone in 2 years, bringing new looks and new features to carriers later this month. The iPhone 5 preorders start on September 14th and the […]

Verizon Expanding 4G LTE Network on Eve of iPhone 5 Release Date

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Verizon has announced that it will expanding its 4G LTE network again on September 20th, just a day before the rumored iPhone 5 release date. The carrier has detailed its expansion plans for the coming weeks in a series of announcements on its website. The carrier made the announcements today shortly after Sprint, a likely […]

iPhone 5 with Global 4G LTE a Done Deal, Says WSJ

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A new report claims that Apple’s new iPhone 5, expected to launch at an event on September 12th, will feature support for 4G LTE networks around the world. According to the Wall Street Journal, Apple’s next iPhone, presumed to be called the iPhone 5, will indeed feature 4G LTE connectivity, something that has been rumored […]

Everything Everywhere Launching 4G LTE a Day Before iPhone 5 Launch

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Everything Everywhere, the carrier partnership between Orange and T-Mobile in the U.K., will hold a launch event for its new 4G LTE network the day before Apple will launch its new iPhone 5. According to SlashGear Everything Everywhere will hold the event on September 11. At the event the joint carrier will detail its plans […]

AT&T Adds 4G LTE Coverage, Gives Users a Reason to Buy AT&T iPhone 5

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Apple is rumored to be launching an iPhone 5 next week equipped with 4G LTE data speeds and while that’s not official just yet, it appears that AT&T is in full on selling mode as the company has announced a new 4G LTE expansion and revealed which cities will be seeing the service in 2012, […]

Sprint Expands 4G LTE Network in Four Markets

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Sprint is slowly expanding its 4G LTE network to better compete with AT&T and Verizon. Today Sprint announced it now has a 4G LTE network in Baltimore, Maryland; Gainesville, Georgia; Manhattan/Junction City, Kansas; and Sedalia, Missouri. The four cites now have access to higher speeds on Sprint, assuming customers have a phone that works on […]

No T-Mobile iPhone 5 at Launch, But Courting iPhone Owners

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If dreams really do come true customers would be able to buy a T-Mobile iPhone 5 on September 21st, but a new T-mobile memo all but rules out that dream. Despite courting iPhone users with unlocked iPhones and preparing a 4G network to advertise as iPhone Ready, T-Mobile maintains a love/hate relationship with the iPhone. […]

MetroPCS Announces $55 Unlimited Plan And $149 LG Motion 4G

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MetroPCS wants to leverage its 4G LTE network to bring in more customers with an enticing new unlimited plan and a relatively inexpensive 4G LTE Android phone. The carrier’s new unlimited plan costs $55 a month with no annual contracts. The plan gives users truly unlimited voice minutes, text messages, and data. That means no […]

Hatred for the HTC ThunderBolt Still Runs Deep

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In a comment at Gizmodo, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak aka The Woz, claims that the HTC ThunderBolt was one of the worst gadgets that he ever bought. Fortunately for Woz (and unfortunately for HTC and Verizon), he’s not alone. The HTC ThunderBolt was once touted, as many phones have been, as an “iPhone killer.” The […]

AT&T and Verizon Expand Their 4G LTE Networks

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Both AT&T and Verizon have expanded their high-speed 4G LTE networks today. Verizon expanded its 4G LTE network in 34 new markets today while the network has also become more widespread in 38 other markets. That expansion brings Verizon’s 4G LTE grand total to 370 markets here in the United States, making it far and […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7-inch Tablet Arrives on Verizon with 4G LTE

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Verizon expands its tablet lineup this Friday with the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0, a new Android tablet with a 7-inch display and 4G LTE connectivity. The Galaxy Tab 2.0 arrives online and at Verizon stores on August 17th with a tempting $349 no-contract needed price tag. The tablet requires a data plan, and customers […]

Droid Incredible 4G LTE Review

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The Droid Incredible 4G LTE on Verizon continues the tradition of past Incredible devices, staking out a claim to the 4-inch Android smartphone market. Verizon offers the new Droid Incredible 4G LTE with, that’s right 4G LTE connectivity for faster uploads and downloads while out. The phones small size and distinctive contoured back beckon to […]

iPhone 5 Features Solidify as Launch Approaches (Video)

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The new iPhone, commonly called the iPhone 5, is in the works. Apple has yet to confirm the iPhone 5 is in the works, but sources with ties to Apple insiders indicate that Apple is planning to announce the iPhone 5 on September 12th and release it 9 days later on September 21st. Thanks to many leaks […]

Sprint Just Testing 4G LTE in SF Bay Area

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As we suspected, Sprint’s 4G LTE network which went live in parts of the San Francisco Bay Area yesterday was due to testing and not due to an early, official roll out. Sprint has confirmed the news to The Verge saying that it was only testing 4G LTE service in the Bay Area and that […]

Why I Want the Sprint iPhone 5

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As the iPhone 5 launch comes ever closer and three of the big four carriers rollout their 4G LTE networks its time to stat thinking about changing carriers. Each of the three big carriers that currently sell the iPhone have their strengths. Verizon has a huge network that’s usually reliable, AT&T has a large and less […]

Sprint 4G LTE Arrives Early in SF Bay Area

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It looks like Sprint has fired up its 4G LTE network early in several cities in the San Francisco Bay Area. According to Android Police, and several users on the S4GRU forums, Sprint 4G LTE data speeds have gone live in several Bay Area cities including Palo Alto, Sunnyvale, Cupertino – the home of Apple, […]

AT&T Will Shut Down 2G Network By 2017

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Over the next few years AT&T will move its customers away from its 2G network as it starts to shut it down. According to Engadget, AT&T will shut down its 2G network by 2017, giving the company just under four and a half years to convert everyone to a 3G or 4G LTE phone. The […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Features: What to Expect

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is a device that is rumored to be replacing the original 5.3-inch Samsung Galaxy Note phablet in just a few days. And while we have already examined the Galaxy Note 2 release date, it’s time to take a closer look at the Galaxy Note 2 itself. Samsung has announced an […]

Pantech Marauder Heading to Verizon’s 4G LTE Network

The Pantech Marauder is heading to Verizon for cheap.

Pantech is back with a new budget 4G LTE smartphone for Verizon and this time it’s the Pantech Marauder that will be hitting the carrier’s high-speed network. The Pantech Marauder, which follows the Pantech Breakout, will be hitting Verizon’s 4G LTE network on August 2nd for a mere $49.99 after a $50 rebate making it […]