T-Mobile Brings Enhanced iPhone Coverage to 14 New Cities

T-Mobile today bestowed an early holiday gift upon owners of the iPhone as the carrier announced that it has lit up 14 new cities in the United States, including Boston and New York, with its enhanced 3G network. Read: T-Mobile Now iPhone Ready For 100 Million People. The carrier’s Chief Technology Officer, Neville Rey, made […]

Sprint Looking to Acquire Clearwire to Appease Its Need for Spectrum?

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In a report on The Wall Street Journal, Sprint may be looking at acquiring partner Clearwire as it hopes to gain more spectrum to build out its LTE network. The two companies had partnered in the past with the slower 4G WiMax technology, for which Sprint relied on Clearwire’s WiMax network to deploy the original HTC […]

Hacked Nexus 4 Works on AT&T’s 4G LTE in Limited Markets

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The saga of does the LG-made Google Nexus 4 support LTE continues as hacks have proven that the device does work on AT&T’s 4G LTE network, albeit in select markets. Despite Google‘s and LG‘s insistence that the Nexus 4 does not support nor have a functioning LTE antenna to make whatever traces of an LTE […]

LG Working on Phone With 1080p HD Display for AT&T

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It looks like LG is working on a high-end smartphone for AT&T’s 4G LTE network in the U.S. with a full HD 1080p resolution display. The phone, which may debut sometime in 2013, would have to compete against the likes of the HTC Droid DNA and the rumored Samsung Galaxy S IV for flagship king. […]

Prepaid 4G LTE Smartphones for Sprint Brands Coming in Q1 2013

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It looks like prepaid Sprint brands–including Virgin Mobile USA and Boost Mobile, both wholly owned by the Now Network–will be able to get in on the 4G LTE action as early as the first quarter of 2013. Right now, LTE support is only available on Sprint for post-paid, or contract, customers, while prepaid brands can […]

FCC Reveals LTE Version of Galaxy Camera for Verizon

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In a recent FCC filing, it appears that there may be a 4G LTE variant of Samsung’s Galaxy Camera destined for Verizon’s network in the U.S. Samsung currently only offers the Galaxy Camera with 4G HSPA+ network, of which wireless partner AT&T is now supporting, and an LTE variant would be welcomed for even faster […]

Poor Battery Life Cited as Reason for Voice Over LTE (VoLTE) Delays

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One of the most anticipated technologies in the near future is called voice over LTE, or VoLTE for short, that would allow a single 4G LTE modem on a smartphone to deliver voice and data. However, according to a recent study, difficulties of getting VoLTE implemented in the real world may have a lot to […]

AT&T Nokia Lumia 920 Review

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The Lumia 920 is Nokia’s second attempt at a Windows Phone flagship with U.S. carrier partner AT&T, effectively succeeding and replacing the Lumia 900 that debuted earlier this year at the Consumer Electronics Show. On paper, the Lumia 920 is an attractive smartphone, carrying over the award-winning Lumia 900′s industrial design, boasting greater integration with […]

Droid Does ‘Droid DNA’ on Verizon’s Web Portal

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It looks like the HTC Droid DNA‘s launch is all but confirmed by U.S. wireless carrier Verizon Wireless as the oft-rumored smartphone has been mentioned on Verizon’s DroidDoes.com web portal that highlights the various Droid-branded smartphone models. The 5-inch smartphone will be the first phablet-class device to launch with a full 1080p HD resolution display and […]

Apple Begins Preparing to Ship iPad mini With 4G LTE

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Though Apple had initially stated that the 4G LTE model of the 7.9-inch iPad mini iOS tablet would be available a week after the WiFi model went on sale, those who preordered the tablet found that the tablet would be ‘delivered by 11/21,’ a date that is later than what was previously promised by Apple; […]

Novatel Wireless MiFi Liberate Hotspot Launches on AT&T for $50

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The Novatel Wireless MiFi Liberate with a 2.8-inch touchscreen launches on AT&T on November 16th for $50. Novatel Wireless claims the battery lasts 11 hours and the MiFi Liberate can connect up to 10 WiFi devices to the Internet over AT&T’s growing 4G LTE network. The 2.8-inch screen allows users to see what’s going on with the MiFi Liberate and […]

Nokia Lumia 920 to Retail for $150 With Wireless Charging Pad

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In advance of AT&T’s announcement of the carrier’s Windows Phone 8 phone pricing, it looks like Nokia has already confirmed what the contract pricing for its Lumia 920 smartphone will be. According to Nokia’s mobile site, an image of a Lumia 920 was shown with a Live Tile that shows the device will be priced […]

Verizon’s Nokia Lumia 822 Photos Leak With Three Colors

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It looks like Nokia’s rumored Lumia 822, a mid-range Windows Phone 8 handset, that’s destined to be coming to Verizon’s 4G LTE network in the U.S., may debut in three colors. Leaked press photos of what is believed to be the Lumia 822 show the device in black, grey, and white. Verizon’s colors are more […]

Samsung Galaxy Note II Review: The Perfect Pocket Notebook Replacement

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With the release of the original Galaxy Note, Samsung became the leader in the phablet market with the 5.3-inch smartphone that controversially straddles the smartphone and the tablet market with its large but portable display. Now, with the Note II, Samsung is continuing to refine its presence in this market that it helped popularize. And while […]

iPad Mini Comes With 4G LTE, Differentiates From Nexus 7

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At its media event, Apple debuted the iPad Mini and compared its 7.9-inch iPad tablet against Google’s popular Android-powered Nexus 7, highlighting 4G LTE as one of the many differentiators. This will allow users to have constant, ubiquitous access to information, the web, app stores, and more from every where there is cellular reception. Apple […]