05/13/2011, If rumors hold true, it looks like we’ll have one more LTE carrier to join the scene at the end of next month. According to the folks at IntoMobile, a trusted source has advised them that AT&T’s LTE network will be launching in June. Apparently the first city AT&T’s LTE network will roll out to will be New York, with the earliest date being June 30th. Then the following month, […]
05/13/2011, Folks living in the Bay Area and weren’t able to receive a good signal from the Clearwire 4G network will be glad to hear the good news. Clearwire, Comcast and Sprint have announced an expansion of the Clearwire 4G network footprint and key capacity upgrades for mobile broadband customers in the greater Bay Area including the East Bay. The CLEAR, XFINITY Internet 2go and Sprint 4G service area now covers […]
05/09/2011, If there’s one thing that the iPhone 4 doesn’t have that a number of other phones do, it’s 4G connectivity. Apple, being their usual self isn’t keen to hop on the high-speed data broadband yet and so consumers looking for a 4G device in the market have been forced to exclude the phone based just on that. But some things are about to change. Korea Telecom is now selling the […]
05/06/2011, Everybody’s jumping onto the 4G bandwagon these days, and the latest carrier to make the leap is US Cellular. The carrier has officially announced that they will be launching their 4G LTE service this year, just in time for the holiday season. US Cellular will be teaming up with King Street Wireless to deliver the high-speed data service on their network, entering the carrier into the 4G league that’s currently […]
05/06/2011, Comcast has just announced the launch of a new personal 4G/3G Mobile Hotspot by Novatel Wireless. Known as the MiFi 4082, this mobile hotspot allows up to five WiFi-enabled devices to share internet access while on the go. The device connects to the Xfinity Internet 2go service which provides high-speed data in areas that have 4G coverage. The perfect companion for folks who are always on the go and can’t […]
05/04/2011, The HP Veer 4G has just been announced by mobile carrier AT&T today, where it will be made available on that particular network online as well as in brick-and-mortar stores on May 15th. The HP Veer 4G will come in either black or white shades, retailing for $99.99 either way – as long as you are willing to agree to a new 2-year contract, of course. It must be noted […]
05/03/2011, If you thought that 4G devices were all meant to be expensive high-end phones, it looks like this doesn’t have to be the case. A new Samsung phone has recently shown up at the FCC, touting low-end specs with on surprising feature – 4G connectivity! The phone has the model number SDH-D600 and will be on its way to Sprint in the near future, since it’s gotten approval from the […]
05/01/2011, The pocketnow team really seems to be on a roll. They’ve gotten their hands on yet another leaked press shot, and this time it’s of the LG Revolution. LG’s upcoming Android phone for Verizon will join the ranks of the HTC ThunderBolt and Samsung Droid Charge as Verizon’s third 4G LTE-capable phone. With the date displayed on the phone’s press shot as May 25 – that may be the day […]
04/30/2011, The Samsung Droid Charge was supposed to go on sale earlier this week, but due to Verizon’s issues with their 4G LTE network, the release was pushed back to an unmentioned date. However, according to the latest reports from Android Central, we might be seeing the device on sale next Tuesday.
04/29/2011, Verizon has just announced that they are ready to push out a new update for their first (and only – at least for the moment) 4G LTE phone, the HTC ThunderBolt. The update was leaked out last week through a ROM, but as of today, Verizon officially announced it through a pdf on its website. The software update is said to improve the phone’s 3G connection, organize its text messages […]
04/29/2011, It was just yesterday that we announced the XDA-developers came up with their own fix to enable the HSUPA on the AT&T Motorola Atrix 4G. Well it appears that AT&T isn’t too comfortable with folks taking things into their own hands. From out of nowhere they’ve decided to start rolling out their own update upon us today. In case you weren’t aware, the 4G phones (Inspire 4G and Atrix 4G) […]
04/29/2011, Netflix is finally arriving on Android. After what seemed like forever, we finally have news about the movie streaming service making its appearance on Google’s mobile operating system. It looks like Netflix has finally sorted out the DRM issues and have made good with Android and its hardware to finally make its debut.
04/28/2011, Remember the whole controversy about AT&T capping upload speeds on their 4G phones? Well, AT&T mentioned that they were testing and preparing the network before releasing the update to 4G phone users on their network. It’s been awhile now and we’ve still yet to hear about the fix from AT&T, and despite the fix that is supposed to be on the way, the folks over at XDA-developers didn’t sit around […]
04/27/2011, For all you iPhone fans in Seattle looking for a challenge to earn some money and possibly rub the faces of some Android fanboys into the mud, here’s your chance. T-Mobile has just issued a press release saying that they will be offering $1,000 to anyone with an iPhone – provided they beat the Galaxy S 4G of course. It wasn’t stated what the speed challenges are, but if your […]