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Verizon HTC One Release Slated For August 15th
Verizon has still not revealed to its current and prospective customers when it plans on finally releasing the HTC One. Other major carriers in the U.S. have already been carrying the device for quite a few months now, Verizon is yet to launch yet. We had heard a lot of rumors recently that pegged the release of this smartphone on August 1st, but apparently that’s not going to happen. Droid-Life […]

Verizon's LTE Only Smartphones Expected Late Next Year
Verizon Wireless says that it will begin offering LTE only smartphones to customers late next year. Voice over LTE launch is also expected next year.

Verizon 4G LTE Network Now Covers 500 Markets In The U.S.
Verizon Wireless now covers 500 markets under its 4G LTE network, making it the biggest LTE network in the country. Their countrywide roll out of 4G LTE is virtually complete.

Verizon Wireless Reportedly Looking To Enter Canada
A report claims that Verizon Wireless is looking to expand its operations in to Canada, where it will reportedly purchase a small carrier and then compete to buy wireless spectrum that the country will auction this year.

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HTC Still Tight-lipped On HTC One For Verizon
A lot of critics have said in their reviews of HTC One that it is a wonderful smartphone. The all metal body which has been meticulously crafted provides an amazing build quality, apart from the powerful internal hardware. In the U.S., the smartphone still hasn’t been announced for Verizon Wireless. The company is still keeping itself tight-lipped, not confirming whether they’re ever going to officially announce that HTC One is coming […]

Nokia Lumia 928 Billboard Apparently Leaks Well Before Launch
Nokia Lumia 928, which is going to be a smartphone exclusive to Verizon Wireless, has been talked about quite a lot over the past couple of weeks. It is expected to have marginal improvements over the Lumia 920. The 928 is expected to be marginally thinner and lighter than its predecessor. A billboard for this particular smartphone was spotted recently, though the authenticity of the advertisement can not be immediately […]

Verizon Introduces One Year Device Payment Plan For Devices Worth Over $349.99
Verizon Wireless has been announcing some changes lately, these include a new $35 prepaid plan and changes to a customer’s upgrade eligibility policy. Those Verizon subscribers that have contracts expiring in January 2014 will now not be able to upgrade to a new device through the 20-month upgrade cycle. He or she must wait a full 24 months before they’re eligible to get a new one. Though Verizon is offering some […]

Verizon Extends Upgrade Eligibility Program To A Full Two Years
Verizon wasn’t done announcing some of its upcoming changes as earlier this morning, they had revealed a new $35 prepaid plan. This afternoon, they’re announcing some changes to its customer’s upgrade eligibility, which you could probably have guessed, isn’t in the favor of the customer.Subscribers who have contracts that will expire in January 2014 or later will have to wait an additional four months before they can purchase a new device […]

Verizon Introduces $35 Prepaid Basic Phone Plan
T-Mobile made some serious moves in the past few weeks with their contract-less “UnCarrier” plans, and other U.S. carriers have taken notice, like Verizon whose CEO admitted the company was considering a similar idea, but are waiting to see how it first works out for T-Mobile. It looks like Verizon may be dipping their toes into the no-contract-plans water as today they’re announcing some new prepaid plans.Verizon’s new prepaid plan […]

AT&T Picks Up 700MHz Spectrum From Verizon Wireless
I suppose that this is going to rock some people off their chairs as they read about it this morning – that AT&T will be purchasing the 700MHz spectrum from Verizon Wireless, as announced in an 8-K filing earlier this morning. The asking price? Verizon Wireless will walk away with $1.9 billion in cash, handing over Advanced Wireless Services (AWS) spectrum licenses in several markets, such as Phoenix, Ariz., Los […]

Verizon Activates Over 6 Million iPhones In Q4 2012
Verizon may have lost some profit during Q4 2012, but one thing it gained last quarter was iPhone subscribers. A lot of iPhone subscribers.During this morning’s conference call, Verizon announced it activated 6.2 million iPhones during the last quarter with nearly half of those iPhones activated with 4G LTE support. Seeing how the iPhone 5 is currently the only iPhone capable of 4G LTE connectivity, it’s safe to say Verizon activated […]

Verizon Wireless Sells Record-Breaking 9.8m Smartphones in Q4 2012
Yesterday, AT&T decided to gloat a little in regards to its record-breaking Q4 in 2012 as the company sold 10m smartphones and averaging 110,000 smartphone sales in a day. Seeing how the company has been considered the worst-rated wireless carrier in the U.S. for a number of years now, you would think the first place wireless carrier, Verizon Wireless, would have an even more record-breaking Q4 2012. Right?Verizon Wireless did […]

Nationwide Wireless Emergency Text Alert System Launching This Month
The federal government and American wireless providers will be bringing a new Emergency Text Alert System to everyone in US on a cellphone this month. The service which will provide geography-based warnings of life threatening events including tornadoes, floods, hurricanes typhoons, tsunamis, dust storms, extreme winds, blizzards and ice storms will be free for all.

Verizon’s Summer and Fall 2012 Smartphone Roadmap includes Samsung Galaxy S3
With the Samsung Galaxy S3 taking most of the rumor news for the past few months, there is now clearer picture of what is to come for Verizon Wireless. The folks over at BGR have apparently got information that for what is left of 2012, the carrier looks to have a good year ahead. Firstly, it will come as music to your ears to know that the carrier will be […]