Sapphire Smartphone Drop Test Shows Potential of iPhone 6

The Kyocera Brigadier offers a Sapphire screen, and a new drop test shows how durable an iPhone 6 could be.

The iPhone 6 is where most consumers are looking for a Sapphire screen that is nearly impossible to scratch, but a rugged phone with Android just beat it to market on Verizon. For users that want a rugged smartphone, the iPhone 6 won’t likely deliver everything they need, but this new rugged smartphone on Verizon has […]

5 Best Verizon Phones [August, 2014]

The LG G3 includes laser focus, but the iPhone 6 camera rumors are still not clear.

If you’re looking for a brand new Verizon phone this month you’re going to encounter a number of fantastic options. For some of you, narrowing down those options is going to be a difficult task so we want to help whittle them down for you. Here, we take a look at the devices we think […]

NFL Mobile App Redesign Arrives in Time for NFL Preseason

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With the FIFA World Cup finally behind us, the real football games can begin. I’m talking about NFL Football of course, which is finally here after what felt like forever. Before the NFL Preseason kicks things off app developers have been busy, and Verizon’s popular NFL Mobile just received a facelift. It’s that time of […]

AT&T 4G LTE Still the Best Choice for iPhone Users in San Francisco

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AT&T 4G LTE is still the best choice for iPhone 5s buyers in San Francisco. While I don’t recommend buying a new iPhone until the iPhone 6 is released, those that absolutely must buy a new iPhone before then should select the AT&T iPhone 5s if they’re able to. That’s because I’ve found that the […]

Verizon Smart Rewards Program Launches, But There’s a Catch

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Back in February Verizon Wireless announced a new program called “Smart Rewards” that gives loyal Verizon customers points which can be redeemed for cash, discounts on hotels, and various other things similar to credit card reward programs. After initially launching in a few select markets, Verizon Smart Rewards is officially launching nationwide on July 24th. […]

iPhone 5s Sale Offers 50% Off Apple’s Flagship at Verizon

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Verizon is offering 50% off of every flagship smartphone it sells, including the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. The promotion actually began earlier this month, but consumers still have time  to take advantage of a great deal, which allows customers to buy a brand-new smartphone for 50% off its regular subsidized price until July 27. […]

Final LG G3 Release Date Emerges for US Buyers

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Back in May the all-new LG G3 was finally announced after months of rumors and speculation, but release date details were not a part of the launch. Unlike the HTC One M8 that went up for sale the day it was announced, prospective buyers have waited over a month for LG G3 release date details, […]

Verizon Galaxy S3 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Brings Huge Upgrades

The Galaxy S5 camera delivers much better results, especially in low light.

The Verizon Galaxy S3 Android 4.4 KitKat update will start rolling out today alongside the carrier’s Galaxy S4 mini Android 4.4 KitKat update. At the beginning of May, Samsung started pushing out the Galaxy S3 Android 4.4 KitKat update. The update first emerged on U.S. carrier Sprint, a carrier known for its swift Android update […]

Sprint and T-Mobile Agree on Merger Terms

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It isn’t a deal yet, but if reports are accurate the insatiable appetite that Sprint has for acquiring T-Mobile might actually get sated. According to the Wall St. Journal the two companies have agreed tentatively on the merger terms, with a deal to be possibly announced later this summer after more work is done. If a […]

Verizon Details Plans to Supercharge Your iPhone in 2014

Verizon VoLTE is coming in 2014 and may come to the iPhone 5s with an iOS 8 update later this year.

Verizon announced new network upgrades that will supercharge the iPhone and Android smartphones later this year with better sounding calls. The new network will likely deliver the ability to talk and use data at the same time on the iPhone 5s through an iOS 8 update and on the rumored new iPhone for 2014. The […]

Verizon XLTE Speedtest Video: XLTE vs AT&T 4G LTE

Verizon XLTE speedtests show that it is at least twice as fast as 4G LTE.

Verizon XLTE is a faster version of 4G LTE that delivers better connectivity in congested areas and faster downloads and uploads for Verizon users with 27 recent devices including the iPhone 5s, Galaxy S5, HTC One M8 and many others. Verizon turned on XLTE across the U.S. this week, and as part of our behind […]

2014 Indy 500: Behind the Scenes With Verizon Upgrades (Video)

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The 2014 Indy 500 takes place on May 25th, but Verizon spent over a year preparing for this massive race day event that will likely draw nearly a quarter of a million spectators to the biggest single day sporting event of the year. Verizon invited Gotta Be Mobile to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to see […]

Text to 911: What You Need to Know

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Up until just recently, those in danger had to dial and call 911 in order to report an emergency, but users can text it now, thanks to all of the major carriers who have launched support for it, as well as a handful of 911 call centers across the US. If you’re unable to call […]

Get Ready for Insanely Good Calls on the iPhone 6 & iOS 8

AT&T is launching VoLTE this month which means it should be ready if Apple adds support in IOS 8 and the iPhone 6.

If you are an iPhone user that makes a lot of phone calls and actually cares what the call sounds like a new AT&T announcement is music to your ears as it signals that the carrier is ready to deliver HD Voice over VoLTE, w new form of LTE calling that rumors suggest the iPhone […]

Verizon Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Arrives With a Twist

The Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4.2 update is worth installing for most users.

The Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat update release is finally here though Verizon’s latest Android 4.4 KitKat update roll out has arrived with a bit of a twist. In January, Samsung started pushing out the Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat update. The update started off slowly before it started pushing out […]

Cheapest iPhone 5s Plans Compared: Spring 2014 Edition

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The iPhone 5s has been out for over six months now, and despite it being Apple’s latest flagship device, you can usually find some good deals on the device itself. However, on top of the subsidized cost of the phone, plus your monthly service charges, owning an iPhone can get pretty expensive, but it doesn’t […]

New Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 Release Planned

Both of these smartphones offer good performance with a variety of features.

It appears that another Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 release is planned for the future as a new leak indicates that the company is planning to bring another version of the Galaxy S5 to shelves. Back in April, Samsung and its carrier partners released the Galaxy S5 into the world. The device, the company’s Galaxy S4 […]

Verizon Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Available Early

The Galaxy Note 3 delivers multitasking that actually lets you use two apps at once, compared to the iPhone 5s, which is about switching and some background processes.

The official Verizon Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat update release remains missing in action but that doesn’t mean that the Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat update is unavailable. In fact, those willing to follow some instructions can get the update on board their Galaxy Note 3 right now. Back in January, Samsung started […]

5 Best Verizon Smartphones [May, 2014]

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If you’re looking for a new Verizon smartphone in May, you’re going to encounter a number of smartphone options. Choice is a good thing but for those that don’t keep up with the smartphone world, it can be problematic. We want to make the process as easy as possible for as many people as we […]