Verizon 4G Smartphone Prices Keep Falling

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It seems like every day prices for Verizon’s 4G LTE smartphones get dropped and today is no different as Amazon has slashed its prices on all of Verizon’s current 4G LTE phone including the LG Revolution, the HTC ThunderBolt and the Samsung Droid Charge. If you’re willing to sign up for a new contract, you […]

Droid Charge Gingerbread Update Appears on Video, Netflix in Tow

Droid Charge Gingerbread

It’s not a lengthy session but the Samsung Droid Charge’s video preview that appeared today will give you a quick look at the update that still has no time frame and one that has yet to leak out to owners. In the video, you’ll not only see Gingerbread running on Samsung’s 4G LTE device, but […]

The 5 Best Android Smartphones [June, 2011]

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It’s that time again where we bring you what we think are the five best Android smartphones for your money. June’s list is a complete overhaul as every single phone that was May’s list has been replaced by new hardware. Summer has generally been an extremely fruitful season for new Android phones and the summer […]

Is Verizon’s 4G LTE Network Down?

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It’s unclear if Verizon’s 4G LTE network is down, but at least in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, various 4G devices–MiFi mobile hotspot routers, a few 4G LTE Android smartphones, and a USB modem–refused to connect to Verizon’s 4G LTE network, indicating that there may be network issues at least in the San Francisco […]

Verizon Keeping 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot Free Through July 6th

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In a move that will certainly delight owners of the HTC ThunderBolt, Samsung Droid Charge and LG Revolution, Verizon has apparently sent word that it will be extending the free 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot promotion through July 6th. For the last couple of months, 4G LTE smartphone owners on Big Red have enjoyed free mobile […]

Samsung Droid Charge Update Now Available

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Yesterday, it became apparent that an update for the Samsung Droid Charge was going to be rolling out in the near future and guess what? Today, Samsung confirmed that the update for the 4G LTE smartphone has arrived. The update is a pretty substantial one and will bring a bunch of improvements among them better […]

4G LTE is Faster on HTC Thunderbolt Than Droid Charge on Verizon?

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Though both the HTC Thunderbolt and the Samsung Droid Charge both utilize the same network, a new downlink and uplink speed benchmark released by Root Metrics show that not all devices are created equally. Testing both device’s download and upload speeds in Seattle, Washington, Root Metrics finds that on Verizon’s 4G LTE mobile broadband network, […]

Samsung Droid Charge Update Set to Bring Tons of Improvements

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While it’s not Gingerbread, an update that is going to be rolling out for the Samsung Droid Charge (it might even be rolling out right now) is going to bring a host of improvements and bug fixes that are sure to make owners happy. Just cross your fingers it doesn’t turn out like the update […]

Amazon Drops Prices of Best Selling Verizon Smartphones

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In addition to that sale on Windows Phone 7 devices that its holding throughout June, Amazon is also playing host to a seven day spring sale on some of Verizon’s top of the line devices.So, if you’ve been itching for a phenomenal deal on some of Big Red’s big name phones, the deals that Amazon […]

The 5 Best Big Screen Android Phones

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So, you’re looking for a new Android smartphone. One of the big decisions you’re going to have to make is how big you want the display to be. You can go compact at 3.8 inches, you can grab a medium sized one at 4 inches or you may want a smartphone with a big screen. […]

Amazon Wireless Offers Great Prices on 4G Android Smartphones for Memorial Day

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Amazon isn’t about to let WireFly have all the great Memorial Day Deals on Android devices. Through the weekend Amazon is cutting the prices on new phones from Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint. UPDATE: We’ve just heard that Amazon may be offering the HTC Thunderbolt, LG Revolution, Samsung Droid Charge,  and Google Nexus S 4G completely free […]

New BlockBuster App for Droid Charge Blocks Rooted Users, Calls Them Out in The Process

Blockbuster for Droid Charge

It appears that BlockBuster’s new application for Verizon’s Samsung Droid Charge is blocking rooted users and preventing them from accessing movies. This comes just a few days after it became apparent that Google’s new movie rental feature through the Android Marketplace was inaccessible to rooted Motorola Xoom owners. Xoom owners trying to rent movies through […]

Court Grants Apple Early Access of Samsung Unreleased Products

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As part of its legal battles with Samsung, Apple has been granted early access to un-released products from Samsung by a federal court. The court hopes that the move will help Apple examine the products and determine if the products infringe on any of the patents held by the iPhone-, iPad-, and iPod Touch-maker. The […]

Is There a Lack of Smartphone Diversity on Verizon’s 4G LTE Network?

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Granted, 4G LTE and its consumer-facing devices are still in an infancy period having only been recently made available for purchase within the last few months, but the three Android smartphones–two of which are available today and one coming later this week–all exhibit similar traits. For one, all three devices are touchscreen-only devices so that […]

Samsung Droid Charge Drops to $200 at Amazon

Samsung Droid Charge

Just mere days after it’s official release, Amazon has dropped the price of the 4G LTE enabled Samsung Droid Charge down from its original $250 price tag to a more familiar price tag of $200. If you want to get Verizon’s second 4G LTE smartphone at that price, you’re going to have to sign over […]

Droid Incredible 2 Review (Video) – Verizon Wireless

Droid Incredible 2 Review

The Droid Incredible 2 is a followup to one of the most popular Android smartphones from Verizon. Can the new Droid Incredible 2 deliver a worthy replacement to the dated Incredible and compete with 4G smartphones like the HTC ThunderBolt and Droid Charge? Read our Droid Incredible 2 Review to find out. The Droid Incredible 2 is available from Verizon […]

Verizon Extends Free HTC ThunderBolt Hotspot Access To June 15th

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The ThunderBolt came with free 4G Hotspot service until May 15th, and now that the date has passed Verizon is sending subscribers text messages letting them know that they can have another month of free, if not finicky, wireless tethering. The new free tethering extension puts the end date in line with the end of […]

Verizon Pushes Software Update to Samsung Droid Charge Prior to Launch

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Update: Early initial testing shows that performance has been improved tremendously and that most of the issues related to lags seem to be resolved. Keep an eye out on this space and we’ll update you with more of our findings through continued use and testing. — On the eve of consumer availability of the Samsung […]

Samsung Droid Charge Pre-Order Now Live, $249 w/ Free Fedex Shipping

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The Droid Charge is finally launching on Verizon Wireless, with availability online and in Verizon stores starting May 14th, but if you don’t want to wait for the stores to open and are OK with waiting for FedEx, you can order the Droid Charge from WireFly for $249.99 with free FedEx shipping. The Samsung Droid […]