Verizon Now Offering Twice the Data for 4G LTE Smartphones

Verizon's 4G LTE Promo

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

Verizon New 4G LTE Data

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┬áthe 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 […]

T-Mobile and Walmart Announce No-Contract 4G Plan

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In an announcement today, T-Mobile and Walmart announced a partnership to offer a no-contract 4G data plan which will be exclusively offered in the more than 2,200 Walmart locations around the United States. It will also be available online. The plan is being advertised as an unlimited plan and it’s going to cost a mere […]

Virgin Mobile Delays Throttling Heaviest Data Users Until 2012

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Just a few short hours after AT&T started sending out notices letting its heavy data users know that it’s going to start throttling their data use, another carrier, Sprint’s Virgin Mobile, has declared that it will not start throttling its heaviest data hogs until 2012 at the very earliest. Back in July, Virgin Mobile announced […]

Sprint Ending One Year Contracts Ahead of iPhone 5 Launch

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Just in case you have been out of the loop, Sprint is heavily rumored to be getting the iPhone alongside AT&T and Verizon. Sprint and Sprint customers have been waiting for years for the iPhone to arrive but it would appear that the carrier is having to make some serious concessions in order to carry […]

Sprint iPhone Will Struggle To Steal Subscribers From Rival Carriers

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Apple will announce a new iPhone on October 4th, and we expect to find out about the Sprint iPhone release date at this time. Analysts have suggested that Sprint will help sell an additional 1.2 Million iPhones for Apple, which would be good news for the third place carrier. Unfortunately for Sprint, our recent survey […]

iPhone 5 4G HSPA+ Support Confirmed by China Telecom?

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We are fairly certain that Apple’s upcoming iPhone 5 will not include 4G LTE support. There are just too many reasons why Apple would want to opt to wait until next year to release an iPhone with that kind of support. However, there is another 4G option in the form of HSPA+ (21mpbs), and it […]

Sprint Launching 4G LTE Network in Early 2012?

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According to a report from CNET, Sprint is gearing up to launch its own 4G LTE network and it will apparently be getting the network up at some point during the early part of next year. The carrier has apparently begun setting up LTE equipment for use with testing and if all goes according to […]

Sprint Confirms Plans to Cap Mobile Hotspot Data on Smartphones

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Yesterday, we learned that Sprint had yet another policy change coming ahead of the rumored iPhone launch. That policy change , a data cap on mobile hotspot data for smartphones, has been confirmed today by the carrier and Sprint will start putting a cap of 5GB on 3G or 4G mobile hotspot users starting October […]