LG G4 owners take note: AT&T has announced that Wi-Fi calling is now available for the G4 on its network. This feature comes in handy in areas where cell reception is bad, enabling users to route calls over Wi-Fi, ensuring that they remain connected even in areas where they would usually not get good cell reception. LG G4 Wi-Fi calling on AT&T goes live starting today.
Registered developers have received iOS 9.3 beta 3 for testing. The beta firmware brings several new features that will make their way into the public release later this year. There are new 3D Touch shortcuts, Notes secured with Touch ID as well as a new Night Shift mode for blue light reduction. Verizon Wi-Fi calling is included as well.
Wi-Fi calling is finally coming to Verizon, Big Red’s users will now be able to make calls over Wi-Fi, provided that they own the couple of handsets that will initially receive this feature. The carrier has confirmed that starting next week two Samsung handsets will receive a new firmware update which will bring Wi-Fi calling, the feature is part and parcel of Verizon’s Advanced Calling Features.
Even though some of its rivals have long offered their customers the ability to make calls over Wi-Fi, Verizon has not yet enabled the feature on its network, it’s easier said than done because first the FCC needs to sign off on it before the carrier can actually flip the switch on Wi-Fi calling. Verizon has now filed a petition with the Federal Communications Commission asking that it be granted a […]
AT&T subscribers who use an iPhone had another reason to be anxiously waiting for iOS 9, the new firmware was to finally bring Wi-Fi calling to these iPhones. Sadly there’s no good news yet despite the fact that iOS 9 was released yesterday. AT&T Wi-Fi calling for iPhone feature has been delayed. This doesn’t really matter much to Sprint and T-Mobile subscribers who have had Wi-Fi calling for quite some time […]
Verizon is the largest carrier in the U.S. and it does not support Wi-Fi calling on its network even though T-Mobile, which is the fourth largest carrier, has support for this feature. It would be unfair to assume that since the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have support for Wi-Fi calling Verizon would some how hurry up and add this functionality. Verizon CFO Fran Shammo said that the company has built […]