LG Optimus Vu Headed to Verizon’s 4G LTE Network?

Verizon LG Optimus Vu FCC filing

A new LG smartphone recently passed through the FCC with radios for Verizon’s 4G LTE network. According to Engadget, the LG V5950 recently visited the FCC with NFC as well as 4G LTE bands that match Verizon’s network. The wide design, speaker placement, and SIM card tray seem to match the LG Optimus Vu, LG’s […]

Verizon Kills Data Usage Widget Ahead of Shared Data Plans

Verizon will kill the data usage widget ahead of its data plan changes.

Verizon has decided to kill off its Data Usage Widget just days before the launch of its new Share Everything data plan launch. Android Central is reporting that users on Verizon will start seeing a lengthy message from the carrier that indicates that they will receive an update to My Verizon Mobile that will remove […]

Verizon Galaxy S III Release Date Pegged for July 12th

Verizon Galaxy S III Release Date Pegged for July 12th

While Verizon has yet to confirm a Samsung Galaxy S III release date, it looks like the highly anticipated device might officially be launching on July 12th. According to retailer HHGregg, by way of Droid-Life, the Verizon Galaxy S III will be arriving on July 12th a date that makes sense considering it’s a Thursday, […]

5 Android Phones That Deserve Ice Cream Sandwich Right Now

5 Android Phones That Deserve the Ice Cream Sandwich Update Right Now

As we inch closer to Google I/O 2012 and the possible debut of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, we wanted to take a look at five of the most glaring holes found on Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich platform. Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has been out since December of 2011. And while some carriers […]

HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE Might Launch on July 5

HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE release

Verizon’s HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE might launch just after Independence Day in the U.S. According to Droid Life, a leaked document from Verizon hints at a July 5 release date for the new Incredible phone. That means that the new smartphone could launch in time for Verizon’s new Share Everything plans, which launch later […]

Motorola Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich Update Leaks Again

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Yesterday, a Motorola Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich update build leaked out. Shortly after that, it appears that another Android 4.0 build leaked out, and Droid Bionic owners might be wise to flash the second one instead. Early yesterday, the first Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich build leaked out. That build was 6.7.2231. Soon after, […]

Verizon Adds 46 4G LTE Markets, Now Covers More Than 300 Markets

Verizon's 4G LTE Network Expands to 46 New Markets on June 21

Verizon’s 4G LTE rollout continues as the carrier brings its fast data network to more almost four dozen new markets today. The latest rollout brings Verizon 4G LTE to 46 new markets across the country, including a number of small cities and at least a few college towns. The rollout also expands the 4G LTE […]

Droid RAZR & Droid RAZR MAXX Ice Cream Sandwich Updates Released

Droid RAZR & Droid RAZR MAXX Ice Cream Sandwich Updates Released

The Motorola Droid RAZR and Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX Ice Cream Sandwich updates will roll out today, Verizon confirmed. In a blog post, the carrier confirmed that Android 4.0 for both the Droid RAZR and the Droid RAZR MAXX would begin rolling out to customers starting today. The roll out ends a long saga that […]

Droid Incredible 4G LTE Release Date Now Pegged for July

Droid Incredible 4G LTE Release Date Now Pegged for July

The Droid Incredible 4G LTE release date on Verizon is now pegged for July, not June. Originally, we had thought that the Droid Incredible 4G LTE, which Verizon originally announced back in May, would be arriving on June 21st. However, according to Droid-Life, it appears that the launch has been pushed back to July with […]

Verizon Samsung Galaxy S III Shipping Date Slips Again

Verizon Samsung Galaxy S III Shipping Date Slips Again

The shipping date for the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S III continues to slip. Shortly after the date slipped from July 9th to July 10th, the shipping date of Verizon’s upcoming Galaxy S III has now been pushed back another day to July 11th. This should be a continuing trend as Samsung is dealing with supply […]

Motorola Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich Update Leaks

Motorola Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich Update Leaks

A version of the Motorola Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich update has leaked out for owners to flash. First discovered at the DroidHive forums and reported by Droid-Life, the update will take Droid Bionic users to Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich once the ROM is flashed to the phone. It appears that the update is […]

HTC Rezound Ice Cream Sandwich Update Release Date Appears Close

HTC Rezound Ice Cream Sandwich Release Date Appears Close

It’s not everyday that a manufacturer jumps the gun and posts official Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich info on its website but that’s exactly what HTC has done with the HTC Rezound which means that an Ice Cream Sandwich release date might just be right around the corner. Droid-Life spotted the listing on HTC’s website […]

Verizon’s 4G LTE Network Expands to 46 New Markets on June 21

Verizon's 4G LTE Network Expands to 46 New Markets on June 21

Verizon has announced that its 4G LTE network will surpass 300 total markets in the United States on June 21st after the carrier flips the switch on 46 new 4G LTE markets. The carrier has confirmed that June 21st will be its next big 4G LTE roll out day and it’s a massive one. Verizon […]

Droid RAZR Ice Cream Sandwich Release Date: What to Expect in June

Droid RAZR

The anticipation of the Motorola Droid RAZR Ice Cream Sandwich update release date has hit its peak. Verizon has released a test build which may be the final version of the Android 4.0 update and Motorola has imposed a second quarter release date leaving it until the end of June to roll out the software. […]