Verizon 4G LTE Now Covers More Than 99% of Its 3G Footprint

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Verizon announced its third quarter earnings for this year, as well as providing an update on where the company is at as far as its 4G LTE rollout. While we knew the carrier was adamant about completely covering its 3G footprint with 4G LTE service, we’re surprised to see how much they’ve gotten done at […]

HTC One Max Heading to Verizon “This Holiday Season”

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Verizon has officially confirmed that the HTC One max will be heading to Big Red later this year. The carrier sent out a tweet saying that the new phablet-style smartphone “is coming to Verizon this holiday season” — no word of a specific release date or time window was disclosed. Furthermore, Verizon has put up a […]

Verizon’s New LTE Network Hitting Speeds of 80 Mbps

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While Verizon is almost done rolling out its 4G LTE service across the US, it’s not done making it better and faster. The carrier is currently testing a 2nd-generation LTE network, if you will, in New York City, and while it hasn’t officially launched yet, some users are able to hop on and test out […]

Moto Maker Reportedly Heading to Verizon on November 11

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The Moto X’s companion customization software, Moto Maker, has been an exclusive to AT&T customers only, but it’s rumored that the service will launch on Verizon come November 11, according to mobile insider evleaks. Currently, Moto X buyers who get the phone on any carrier other than AT&T only have white and black colors to […]

Verizon HTC One Max Photos Leak Out

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This isn’t the first time we’re seeing the HTC One Max splayed out for the camera, but it’s the first time that we’re seeing the device with carrier branding on it. An anonymous Verizon employee has sent out photos of what is claimed to be the HTC One Max, with Verizon branding toward the bottom […]

Cheapest iPhone 5s Plans Compared: How to Save

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The iPhone 5s is officially out, and as Apple’s latest flagship device, it won’t come cheap. On top of the subsidized cost of the phone, plus your monthly service charges, owning and using a smartphone can be pretty expensive. But it doesn’t have to be. Luckily, each carrier has its own prices and types of […]

Verizon Insurance for the iPhone 5s: Is It Worth It?

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When you went to go buy your shiny new iPhone 5s at a Verizon carrier store, you most likely were asked if you wanted the carrier’s protection plan, which is simply just insurance for the phone that covers pretty much anything that happens to it. It costs just $10 per month, which doesn’t seem like […]

Verizon HTC One Review

The Verizon HTC One is a powerful device.

The Verizon HTC One takes everything we love about the HTC One that arrived on AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile earlier this year and brings it to the largest 4G LTE network in the U.S. Savvy shoppers can buy the Verizon HTC One for as little as $50, which is a steal for such a high-quality […]

Will Lack of New iPhone Cause Trouble for New Carrier Contracts?

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No one really expected new iPhones to be announced at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference this week, but we are not wrong in saying that there will be a new iPhone… sometime. Some of our latest rumors have the launch pegged for a September release (which is typically when Apple does their fall iPad/iPod events). The […]

Verizon Wireless: BlackBerry and Windows Phone Important to Network

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According to Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead, Microsoft’s Windows Phone and Blackberry 10 have an opportunity to act as valid alternatives to Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android. While speaking at Verizon Wireless’ investor conference on Wednesday, Mead noted that both Windows Phone and Blackberry were important to the company’s portfolio of smartphones. “There’s an important […]

Connect Your Vehicle to the Cloud with Verizon Wireless and Delphi

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Verizon Wireless has partnered with Delphi to offer Vehicle Diagnostics by Delphi. This service allows a vehicle owner to remote start a car from anywhere in the world. It also allows the owner to lock and unlock the doors from a compatible smartphone. The driver can also access vehicle health and diagnostic information. Imagine returning […]

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

The Nokia Lumia 928 is rumored for a Verizon release in April.

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, […]