5 Best Verizon Smartphones [January, 2014]

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The new year is here and that means that new smartphones are on their way. Unfortunately though, those new smartphones, phones like the Samsung Galaxy S5 and iPhone 6 are likely months away from hitting shelves. That means that consumers looking to buy a new smartphone are, for the moment, stuck with the phones from […]

Nexus 7 Finally Heading to Verizon

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Back in November reports and rumors surfaced that Verizon would finally offer Google’s latest Nexus 7 tablet, but here we are nearly halfway through January of 2014 without any new details, until now. Today new reports from the famed Twitter leakster @evleaks confirms the Google Nexus 7 tablet is about to become available from Verizon […]

T-Mobile to Acquire Unused Verizon Spectrum

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T-Mobile, the carrier that likes to keep everyone guessing these days, will be purchasing an unused block of 700 MHz A-block spectrum from Verizon for roughly $3 billion dollars. T-Mobile has been making progress and upsetting some pricing apple carts with its aggressive “Un-carrier” strategy, but still lags behind AT&T and Verizon when it comes to […]

Best iPhone Deals for Last-Minute Christmas Shoppers

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Christmas is just a few days away and there’s only so many days left that you can go shopping for gifts for your loved ones. However, if you’re like most Americans, you do a lot of your Christmas shopping at the last minute, but luckily there are plenty of deals to be had, especially if […]

Verizon Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Update Now Available

The Verizon Galaxy Note 2, the last of the Galaxy Note variants in the United States without Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, has finally been upgraded beyond Android 4.1 Jelly Bean today. The Verizon Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 update is now available to those who are able to use Verizon’s Software update assistant. In the […]

Verizon Delivers $100 Off iPhone 5s, Galaxy S4, Note 3 & More

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For the next four days the iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note 3 and other top Verizon smartphones are essentially $100 off at select locations for users that open a new line and switch from the competition. This is not a $100 off the up front price of a specific phone, but it […]

Verizon Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update Finally Rolls Out

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The long awaited Verizon Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update is finally rolling out to users today, several weeks after Verizon’s competitors rolled out the update that brings the Galaxy S3 new features including Galaxy Gear support, Samsung Knox, features from the Galaxy S4, and more. In October, Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy S3 […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.3 Update: Everything Users Need to Know

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The Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update remains missing in action, months after Google first announced the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update on stage with the new Nexus 7. Since then, we haven’t seen much movement from Verizon’s end, leaving Verizon Galaxy Nexus users wondering about their upgrade to the last form of […]

New Verizon Ellipsis Jetpack Arrives With LTE and Ultra-Low Price in Tow

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Verizon wasn’t kidding when it said that it would continue expanding its new line of Ellipsis-branded devices into new areas. Just a month after it formally announced the Ellipsis 7 tablet, the carrier turned hardware-maker is introducing the Ellipsis Jetpack, a 4G LTE modem that will allow users to pair Wi-Fi equipped devices to its […]

Verizon Blames Video Consumption for Slow 4G LTE Speeds

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Verizon says that the boom in video streaming services is the reason why its network has slowed down recently. In a rare move, Verizon admitted that data speeds on its 4G LTE mobile broadband network has slowed down by as much as 20 percent in densely populated urban areas, like those in Chicago, New York, […]

Verizon HTC One Android 4.3 Update Rolling Out Next Week

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HTC announced today that the long awaited Verizon HTC One Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update, an update that will roll out about a month before the device receives Android 4.4 KitKat, has received approval from Verizon and it expects the software to start rolling out to users during the early part of next week. All […]

5 Best Verizon Smartphones [December, 2013]

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The year is almost over which means that carriers have now put forth the devices that will be taking them into the new year and beyond. Fortunately, carriers like Verizon are chock full of smartphone options and fantastic options at that, the only issue is trying to narrow down the best of the best. Here, […]

US Carriers Relent and Agree to Cell Phone Unlocking

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It took the threat of government regulation from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to bring this about but the major US carriers have relented and have agreed to six principals that will make it easier for customers to unlock their phones and be informed about how they can go about doing so. The five US […]

Verizon Galaxy S4 Android 4.3 Bug Fix Update Rolling Out

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In October, Verizon pushed out the Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update to its users, becoming one of the first carriers in the United States to do so. Today, the carrier has pushed out the first Galaxy S4 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean bug fix update, an update that appears to be aimed at […]

Verizon Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update Only Major Update Left

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The Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update roll out continues in the United States and today, it’s the T-Mobile Galaxy S3 LTE Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update that is rolling out to users. This leaves the Verizon Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update as the only major update left in the United […]

Carriers to Stop Charging for Premium Text Messaging

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Call them premium SMS content. Call them Spam. Whatever you call them, they are annoying and can cost you money. Today though brings a change that will alleviate customers from being charged for this sort of Spam or Premium SMS content. Led by Vermont Attorney General, William Sorrell, 44 states attorneys general pushed an anti-spam […]

Verizon HTC One Max Now Available for $299

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After announcing the large 5.9-inch HTC One Max late last month many were wondering when it would arrive stateside so we could try the fingerprint scanner on back, and starting today customers have the choice from Verizon Wireless. Originally launching first on Sprint, for much less being just $149, today Verizon Wireless has officially launched […]

Verizon HTC One Max Release Date Inches Closer

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The next big smartphone for Verizon Wireless is almost here, and most likely could be available before the end of the month. We’re talking about the new HTC One Max 5.9-inch phablet that was recently revealed. HTC recently released the One Max on Sprint, and we’ve been waiting for more details and other carriers to […]

Verizon HTC One Android 4.3 Update Release Set for December

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It has been several weeks since the AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile HTC One variants received their upgrade to Android 4.3, something that has left Verizon HTC One owners looking for answers. And while we expected the Verizon HTC One Android 4.3 update to roll out in November, HTC now says that it will be rolling […]