Verizon’s 4G LTE Network Celebrates Its First Birthday

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On December 5th, 2010, Verizon rolled out its 4G LTE network into 39 initial markets. They included metropolitan areas like San Francisco, New York City, Atlanta and they also included smaller places like West Lafayette, Indiana. At the start, Verizon’s network blanketed more than 110 million people across the United States in sweet 4G LTE […]

Sprint Overhauls Network to Accommodate iPhone Traffic

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Since netting the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S on its network, Sprint customers have complained that the iPhone runs slower on the Now Network than Verizon’s, which operates a similar CDMA/EV-DO 3G network, and AT&T’s, which runs a GSM/HSPA+ 3G/4G network. The good news is that Sprint is listening to vocal customers and the carrier […]

Verizon Plans Massive 4G LTE Roll Out for December 15th

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We knew that Verizon had a 4G LTE roll out planned for December 15th and we knew that it would probably be adding some locales to the initial list and sure enough, that very thing has happened. Big Red has announced that a ton of new markets in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and New York will […]

T-Mobile Brings HSPA+ 42Mbps Network to 11 New Cities

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T-Mobile has announced that it is bringing its high-speed HSPA+ 42Mbps 4G network to 11 new cities across the United States and that it is expanding its HSPA+ 21Mbps network to 9 other markets. This brings T-Mobile’s 4G coverage to a grand total of 218 markets around the country. Of course, it still only has […]

Sprint Express is an Inexpensive Mobile Broadband Hotspot for Sprint

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Joining the MiFi from Novatel and Overdrive franchise from Sierra Wireless, Sprint is launching its own branded mobile hotspot router on its 3G/4G WiMax network in the form of the Sprint Express. The device was leaked before and was thought, at the time, to be a smartphone, but it is a compact mobile hotspot router […]

AT&T Adding 6 New 4G LTE Markets on November 20th

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With Verizon rapidly expanding its next-generation 4G LTE network, carriers like AT&T are going to have to play catch up. And on November 20th, AT&T’s 4G LTE network is going to be taking another step in the right direction as the carrier has announced that it’s going to be expanding to 6 new markets later […]

Why Verizon is Offering Double Data on Its 4G LTE Plans

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If you’ve been thinking about heading to Verizon or if you are currently a customer, you may have heard that the carrier is offering a limited time promotion on its 4G LTE data plans. To summarize, new and existing customers can double their monthly data allotment for no extra charge. The extra data is perfect […]

Verizon Now Offering Twice the Data for 4G LTE Smartphones

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Yesterday, we learned that Verizon would begin offering twice the amount of data on its 4G LTE smartphone plans for the same price as its regular price on data plans. Today was pegged as the starting day for the promotion and sure enough, Verizon has launched a special page detailing what appears to be a […]

Verizon’s Double Data 4G LTE Plans Get Fully Detailed

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Verizon is going to be launching an extremely enticing data plan offer tomorrow that ties in with the launch of the Motorola Droid RAZR tomorrow at 11:11am. The offer is going to be for 4G data and it will double the amount of data that the carrier currently makes available for its tiered data plans. […]

US Cellular’s 4G LTE Network is Ready, Devices Coming in Q1 2012

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Fresh on the heels of news that U.S. Cellular passed on carrying the iPhone 4S comes word that the carrier will be rolling out a 4G LTE network and that devices for said network will be available in the first quarter of 2012. The carrier announced that the initial batch of cities will be located […]

AT&T’s 4G LTE Network Coming Soon to New York City

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Speaking at Mashable’s Media Summit today, AT&T’s Senior Vice President of Communications Larry Solomon today confirmed that the carrier would be bringing its 4G LTE network to New York City in the near future. As it stands, AT&T’s 4G LTE network is currently available in a mere five cities across the U.S., a list that […]

AT&T’s 4G LTE Network Expanding on November 6th

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Back in September, AT&T launched its 4G LTE network in five cities around the United States. Since then, the carrier has been relatively silent about its expansion plans. That is, until today’s announcement where the carrier revealed that it would be rolling out 4G LTE service to four new markets on November 6th, the same […]

iPhone 4 on AT&T Drops Fewer Calls With Antenna Redesign

The iPhone 4S is the first iPhone on AT&T’s wireless network that I can trust to place and receive calls whenever I need to in my hometown of San Francisco, thanks to a redesigned antenna. AT&T has a bad reputation in San Francisco for good reason: As the exclusive iPhone wireless carrier for many years, AT&T […]

Verizon’s 4G LTE Network Arrives in More Than 20 New Cities

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Today just so happens to be October 20th and that means that Verizon has officially lit up around 20 new markets across the United States with its blazing fast 4G LTE service. If you live in one of these cities, just know that the timing could not have been more impeccable if you’ve been looking […]

T-Mobile Announces New “Unlimited” 4G Data Plans

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Just a day after T-Mobile introduced an exclusive no-contract 4G data plan through Walmart, the carrier is at it again and it has announced four more 4G data plans that might interest those of you who aren’t interested in signing a contract with the carrier. The new Monthly4G data plan is available for $60 a […]

Verizon’s 4G LTE Network Expanding Further on November 17th

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Thought Verizon was done for the year after October 20th and those 21 new cities that will be seeing 4G LTE? Think again. Verizon has just announced that it will be bringing 4G LTE to several more cities during the month of November, November 17th to be exact, which will bring its total coverage up […]

Data Unlimited for iPhone 4S is Still Unlimited, But Is This the Last Time?

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If you are planning an iPhone 4S preorder on AT&T, you should be sure to carefully select your new data plan, or you might accidentally lose your grandfathered unlimited iPhone data plan. After AT&T recovered from a rocky iPhone 4S preorder launch, upgraders noticed that AT&T is forcing all iPhone 4S customers to get a […]

Sprint to Launch 4G LTE Network in Mid-2012

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It looks like Sprint will be rolling out a 4G LTE network in 2012 only it’s going to be deployed a little later than we had thought. It was originally believed that the carrier would make its entry into the world of LTE in early 2012, however, Sprint confirmed its plans today saying that it […]

Sprint Confirms Unlimited Data for iPhone 4S

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Yesterday, Apple announced the new iPhone 4S. And while the carriers were suspiciously mum on the device, we do know that it will be coming to the three biggest service providers in the United States, a list that includes AT&T, Verizon and Sprint. Still, even after yesterday’s announcement, Sprint did not answer the one question […]