Verizon Looking To Buy Vodaphone’s Stake In Verizon Wireless

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Verizon wants to buy Vodaphone’s 45 percent stake in Verizon Wireless for at least $100 billion according a Reuters report. The publication’s sources claim Verizon hired advisers to prepare a $100 billion bid to take complete control of Verizon Wireless, though that is likely just a starting bid. Verizon is reportedly considering a “50:50 cash and […]

Verizon Offers $1.5 Bilion For Clearwire Spectrum Licenses

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Verizon offered $1.5 Billion to buy spectrum leases from Clearwire, which Sprint currently owns half of, The Wall Street Journal reports. Clearwire recently listed such an offer by a “Party J” in a securities filing on Friday, and The Wall Street Journal‘s sources identify the company as Verizon. Verizon doesn’t want to buy Clearwire, it just wants […]

Droid Bionic Jelly Bean Update Rolling Out Soon

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The Motorola Droid Bionic Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update just earned approval from Verizon and should be rolling out to Droid Bionic owners in the next few days. In early April Droid Bionic Android 4.1 update Soak test invites went out to Droid Bionic owners, and now we are likely within days of the Droid […]

Verizon Cracks Down on Early Upgrades

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By way of an update to its upgrade eligibility terms, Verizon Wireless is extending the amount of time it requires users on contract to wait before being eligible for upgrade pricing. It’s also dismantling the remaining parts of its New Every Two program, and placing restrictions on how upgrades shared with users on the same […]

Nokia Lumia 928 Rumored for April Launch on Verizon

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The Nokia Lumia 928 is rumored for a Verizon launch in April with an aluminum body and a xenon flash that should help deliver better looking photographs. This new device would not just be a Verizon Nokia Lumia 920 model, but a new standalone device with a host of upgrades. The Nokia Lumia 928 would join […]

The 5 Best Verizon Smartphones [March, 2013]

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With several big name smartphones looming on the horizon, those in need of a new smartphone are surely looking at their many options. Many consumers are likely looking in Verizon’s direction specifically as it boasts a number of enticing smartphones and a 4G LTE network that is still the largest in the land by a […]

Verizon Adds More 4G LTE Cities, Marches Towards Complete Roll Out

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Today Verizon announced that its 4G LTE network is available in about 30 new markets, bringing the total number of 4G LTE markets to 470 cities. In addition to the new markets Verizon also expanded its 4G LTE network in a number of existing cities. The new markets and expanded markets are all across the […]

The 5 Best Verizon Smartphones [December, 2012]

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Cyber Monday and Black Friday have come and gone but that doesn’t mean that consumers aren’t still out there hunting for new smartphones, and specifically, smartphones on the nation’s largest 4G LTE carrier, Verizon Wireless. And as we approach the last month of the year, a year that was full of some stellar smartphone releases […]

iPad mini Speed Test on Verizon 4G LTE

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The iPad mini includes 4G LTE connectivity, like the iPhone 5 and larger iPad models, offering connectivity speeds 10 times faster than 3G and faster than many home connections. The video below shows the iPad mini WiFi + Cellular with Verizon 4G LTE in Ohio. The speeds of 4G LTE vary based on network demands, […]

Verizon Will Offer Free Windows Phone 8 Device By End of 2012

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Verizon will offer a free device running Windows Phone 8 before the end of this year according a report from The Verge. Verizon Wireless CMO Tami Erwin told The Verge that Verizon will soon offer a Windows Phone 8 devices free on contract in addition to phones at the $99 and $199 price tiers. Verizon […]

Droid RAZR MAXX HD Review: Editor’s Choice

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The Droid RAZR MAXX HD has everything we love about the standard Droid RAZR HD, plus more storage and a larger battery. The Droid RAZR MAXX HD earns the GottaBeMobile Editor’s Choice Award for solid build quality, 4.7-inch HD display, no compromise battery life and affordable pricing from Verizon Wireless’ partners, including Amazon. The Droid RAZR HD is […]

Why I Bought the 16gb iPad mini With LTE

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I bought the iPad mini with 4G LTE on Verizon wireless and plan to use it as my primary mobile tablet for work thanks to the Verizon Share Everything Plan. While I normally recommend buying a 32GB or larger iPad, I purchased a 16GB iPad mini because I plan to use it as a second […]

LG Spectrum 2 Now Available On Verizon For $99.99

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Verizon Wireless today announced its latest mid-range Android phone, the LG Spectrum 2 which is available for $99.99 with a two-year contract. The LG Spectrum 2 features a large 4.7-inch 720p display and it uses a dual-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 Krait processor. The Spectrum 2 comes with 16GB of internal storage, an 8MP rear-facing camera, […]

5 Best Phones on Verizon [November, 2012]

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As we approach the holiday shopping season, many consumers are going to be looking at buying a new smartphone either for themselves or for a loved one. And more specifically, many might be looking at purchasing a phone on Verizon. Here, we take a look at the five best announced Verizon smartphones that money can […]

Droid RAZR HD Review

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The Droid RAZR HD is an incredibly sleek and solid 4G LTE smartphone that packs a year’s worth of improvements over its predecossor, which happened to be one of the most popular Android phones over the past 12 months. Motorola added some thickness to the Droid RAZR HD compared to the original RAZR smartphone, but […]

New Galaxy S III Colors Coming to Verizon

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Verizon will soon offer Samsung Galaxy S III in brown or black, adding two of the new Galaxy S III colors to the company’s offerings. Verizon already offers the Galaxy S III in white or blue, and according to a sign up page, the carrier will start to offer the Galaxy S III in black […]

LG Intuition Review: Is It a Galaxy Note 2 Killer?

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The LG Intuition is Verizon’s first large screen smartphone, offering up a 5-inch display that earns it a ‘phablet’ nickname. Phablet is the name given to devices that fall in between smartphone and tablet size. The LG Intuition may soon be joined by the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 on Verizon, offering up a choice of 5-inch screen phones on Verizon […]

How to Turn Off 4G LTE on the iPhone 5

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The iPhone 5 ships with 4G LTE, a new faster data connection, but in addition to using up limited data plans faster, this new technology uses the iPhone 5 battery quicker than 3G. Apple claims the iPhone 5 battery lasts as long browsing the web on 4G LTE as it does on 3G, but some […]

HTC 8X Seen With Verizon Branding

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Tomorrow HTC will hold an event in New York City where the company will announce its new smartphones, and the HTC 8X will likely be among them. According to Phone Arena the new HTC 8X could debut on Verizon when HTC announces it. The news comes from an anonymous tipster who also provided a photo […]

iPhone 5 Pre-orders Start Shipping

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The iPhone 5 won’t reach stores until September 21, but those who ordered online are starting to see shipping confirmation emails. Users who pre-ordered the iPhone 5 should soon see an email in their inbox with their shipping information. We know Verizon started sending out emails this morning, and users should start getting confirmation from […]