Topic: Verizon

LG G6 Pricing Information Confirmed By Mobile Chief

LG has just unveiled its 2017 flagship smartphone the LG G6 at Mobile World Congress, and now, the company has revealed the handset's pricing information.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Deal: Get $100 Gift Card, Memory Card And Charger Free

Best Buy has introduced a new promotion on the purchase of Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The deal offers free $100 gift card, a 256 GB memory card and a wireless charger to anyone buying these devices.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2017

LG G6: Carrier Availability, Release Date, And Pricing Details For AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, And Sprint [Video]

LG just launched its latest flagship smartphone at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The LG G6 will be offered by Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile in the coming weeks.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 27, 2017

AT&T Overhauls Unlimited Plan, Offers Lower Price, New Perks In Bid To Be More Competitive

Faced with more attractive data bundles from competitors, AT&T reworked its unlimited data offerings. The carrier now offers two unlimited plans with lower prices, HD video, and tethering.

Business Tech February 27, 2017

Verizon Google Pixel XL Works Better Than T-Mobile Variant: Here's Why

A research was conducted where the Google Pixel XL was tested to determine under which carrier network it performed the best. The results revealed that the Verizon variant of the device routed the T-Mobile version.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2017

Best Smartphone Deals: AT&T Samsung Galaxy S7 BOGO Offer, Best Buy Slashes LG G5 Price By $340

The excitement builds up as MWC 2017 opens its gates, but if you want to enjoy a BOGO Galaxy S7 deal from AT&T or an LG G5 with a big discount, here are the details.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 25, 2017

Verizon Motorola Droid Turbo 2 Getting Android 7.0 Nougat Update

Verizon exclusive Motorola Droid Turbo 2 has finally started receiving Android 7.0 Nougat update. The OTA update is rolling out now and brings several new enhancements and fixes.

Apps/Software February 25, 2017

US Cellular Launches Unlimited Data Plans, Knocks Off 'Hidden Fees Once And For All'

U.S. Cellular has unveiled its new unlimited data plan boasting that it includes no hidden costs. The carrier is offering unlimited data in different categories starting at $60 per month for one connection.

Internet February 25, 2017

Verizon Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Android 7.0 Nougat Update: Carrier Lags As AT&T, Sprint, And T-Mobile Release Upgrade

Owners of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge on Verizon are frustrated that they have yet to receive the Android 7.0 Nougat update. Competitors AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile have all released the software upgrade.

Apps/Software February 25, 2017

Verizon Ranks Top In Latest RootMetrics Report: Most Reliable Network In US

RootMetrics published its latest report on Thursday, Feb. 23, revealing that Verizon is still the most reliable network in the United States. The report ranks AT&T second, followed by Sprint and T-Mobile.

Business Tech February 23, 2017

5G Steps Closer To Reality: Verizon To Offer 5G Trial Service In 11 Cities This Year

Verizon has announced plans to commence 5G trial services in 11 cities by mid-2017. If reports are correct, the technology could end up being 10 to 100 times faster than present-day 4G connectivity.

Internet February 22, 2017

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) Heading To Verizon As Galaxy J7 V

Famous leakster Evan Blass tweeted that Samsung's Galaxy J7 (2017) will be available in the U.S. with Verizon. He also claimed that the Verizon variant of the smartphone will be launched as Galaxy J7 V.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 22, 2017

Verizon Variant Of Moto G5 Plus Leaks Online, Coming Soon To US?

The Moto G5 Plus has leaked online yet again but this time it is the Verizon variant of the smartphone. The leaked image suggests that the Moto G5 Plus is set to make its way to the U.S. soon.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 22, 2017

Verizon Yahoo Deal Amended: $350M Lower Price After Data Breaches Lowered Yahoo's Valuation

The Verizon-Yahoo deal will go through with amended terms and is expected to close in the second quarter of this year, Verizon has announced. Yahoo's data breaches lowered its valuation, however, as Verizon knocked $350 million off its initial offer.

Business Tech February 21, 2017

Sensorly App Launches Crowdsourcing Feature For Tracking And Sharing Carrier Coverage And Speed

The app Sensorly that provides unbiased wireless carrier information launched a new feature called Map Trip that has users tracking their carrier coverage and network speeds.

Apps/Software February 21, 2017

Verizon's Latest Salvo In Carrier Price War: New Cheap Prepaid Plan

Verizon announced a new prepaid data plan designed to lure new subscribers to its network. It seems part of the current rumble among the leading U.S. carriers that began with the flurry of new unlimited plans launched.

Internet February 21, 2017

New AT&T Unlimited Data Plan Available Even To Non-DirecTV Customers Starting Feb. 17

AT&T new unlimited data plan rolls out Feb. 17. Will it be good enough to compete with the unlimited data offerings of Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 17, 2017

Sprint Steps Up Its Game To Now Offer The Cheapest Unlimited Plan For Multiple Lines With HD Video

Sprint announced an improvement to its recently launched unlimited plan that now includes HD video and 10 GB of hotspot data for $50 per line, $90 for two lines and $22.50 per line for four lines.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 16, 2017

T-Mobile Has The Fastest 4G Speed In The Northeast, Verizon In The West, OpenSignal Report Says

According to a deeper look into OpenSignal’s latest report, the company found that T-Mobile and Verizon are tied when when it comes to 4G speeds in the U.S. nationally, but T-Mobile dominates in the Northeast.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 16, 2017

Yahoo-Verizon Deal Nearly Done But Verizon Lowers Offer By $250 to $350 Million: Report

Verizon wants a big discount from Yahoo, and the latter might have no option but to see it as a good deal following the biggest data breaches in history. Here's the latest about the Yahoo-Verizon deal.

Business Tech February 15, 2017

Verizon Unlimited Plan: The Caveats You Probably Missed

Verizon Wireless recently launched its unlimited data plan in the U.S. Although the plan says unlimited, there are quite a few terms and conditions which suggests otherwise.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 15, 2017

Unlimited Plans From AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint And Verizon: How Do They Compare?

To cater to consumer’s thirst for unlimited data, mobile network carriers Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint and AT&T have all come up with their own unlimited data plans. Here's a look at all the plans, to see who offers what.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 15, 2017

Verizon Offers Free iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, Google Pixel, And More With Trade-In If You Switch To Verizon Unlimited

Verizon sweetens the Verizon Unlimited deal with free smartphones for customers of other carriers who are willing to switch. Want a free iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, or Google Pixel? Here's what you should know.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 14, 2017

Unlimited Data Plan Price War: T-Mobile One Upgrades Offering To Knockout Verizon Unlimited

John Legere has announced that T-Mobile One is upping the ante in response to Verizon's new unlimited data plan. Here are the details you should know.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 14, 2017

Verizon Unlimited vs. T-Mobile One: Which Unlimited Data Plan Is Best For You?

Here’s how Verizon’s new unlimited data plan compares against T-Mobile’s One Plan.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 13, 2017

Verizon Unlimited Plan: Here’s How Much It Will Cost And Everything You Need To Know

Verizon has announced a new unlimited data plan. Here’s how much it will cost you and how it compares to unlimited data plan of T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 12, 2017

Verizon Protection Plan Will Replace Your Smartphone Screen On The Same Day

Verizon has announced the enrollment for its Total Mobile Protection plan. This plan will enable users to get the damaged screen of their smartphone replaced the same day.

Business Tech February 12, 2017

T-Mobile's Free Pizza Is Back, Here's How To Get One

To celebrate Valentine's Day, which happens to be a Tuesday, T-Mobile will be giving out free pizza via its rewards app, T-Mobile Tuesdays. Thousands of pizzas await subscribers for four weeks.

Apps/Software February 11, 2017

Comcast Can No Longer Claim It Delivers 'America's Fastest Internet'

Cable company Comcast can no longer claim that it offers the fastest Internet in America per a ruling by the NARB. The regulatory body has asked Comcast to stop false advertising and misleading customers.

Internet February 9, 2017

Meet Wear24, Verizon's Very Own $299 Android 2.0 Powered Smartwatch

Verizon has quietly revealed its own smartwatch - the Wear24 - which would feature Android Wear 2.0 and support 4G LTE. The watch is set to become available in March and will cost $299.

Wearable Tech February 9, 2017

LG Watch Sport: AT&T, Verizon Confirms Price And Release Details

U.S. carriers Verizon Wireless and AT&T have confirmed the price and release details of the new LG Watch Sport smartwatch. The wearable will cost $350 and will be available for preorder from Feb. 10.

Wearable Tech February 9, 2017

Verizon Loses Its Only Edge Over T-Mobile, Says OpenSignal Report

Verizon and T-Mobile are now neck and neck when it comes to overall data download speed. The Big Red has long claimed dominance in this area, taunting its competitor for remaining as a mere discount network.

Business Tech February 9, 2017

T-Mobile Is Now The Most Liked Carrier While Verizon, AT&T Have More Unhappy Customers

T-Mobile tops the Nielsen survey for subscribers' self-reported overall satisfaction. Observers attribute this to the uncarrier's ditching of contracts, price cuts, and free video streaming, among other innovations.

Business Tech February 7, 2017

Google Pixel XL Delayed Shipment Makes Verizon Send Free Daydream VR Headset To Customers

Verizon Wireless is reportedly offering customers who ordered the Google Pixel XL smartphone a free VR headset. The carrier is giving free Daydream VR headsets as compensation for the shipment delay.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 7, 2017

Super Bowl LI Ad Sparks Bizarre Verizon And T-Mobile Twitter Fight

T-Mobile has drawn Verizon in a bruising Twitter spat after airing its BDSM-themed ad in the recently concluded Super Bowl telecast. The video made fun of the pain subscribers feel when using the Verizon network.

Internet February 6, 2017

New Moto Mods Are Designed To Add Wireless Charging Or A Solar-Powered Battery To Your Phone

Two new Moto Mods called The Ultimate Moto Z Mod and Mico have surfaced, and they bring wireless charging and a solar-powered battery to the table respectively.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 1, 2017

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 To 'Definitely' Feature New Waterproof Design

Major smartphone makers are making waterproofing a major feature in flagship handsets. Google is expected to join Apple and Samsung by releasing the Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 with a waterproof design.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 29, 2017

Verizon Reportedly Mulling Deal With Charter, Which Now Owns Time Warner Cable

Verizon has reportedly been considering an acquisition of Charter, which just bought Time Warner Cable. This would allow it to better compete against rival AT&T, which acquired DirecTV and is waiting for approval on a Time Warner deal.

Business Tech January 27, 2017

Verizon Launches 'Unlimited Together Plan' For $15, Allows Unlimited International Minutes

Verizon has introduced an Unlimited Together Plan for $15. Thanks to the offer, people can make international calls for unlimited minutes by paying $15 per month.

Business Tech January 26, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 Edge Android 7.0 Nougat Update: Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, And Sprint Release Dates

Verizon, T Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint customers are eagerly awaiting their Android 7.0 Nougat software upgrades. Here’s a rundown of all information available so far regarding potential release dates of the update for each of the four major U.S. carriers.

Apps/Software January 25, 2017

Verizon Q4 Financial Result Out, Earnings Fall Below Analysts Forecast

Verizon's Q4 2016 results have fallen behind analysts’ prediction by a huge mark. Despite the carrier's churn rate not meeting the predicted figures, it plans to go full steam in 2017.

Business Tech January 25, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Users Encountering Pink Line On Smartphone Screen, Could It Be A Hardware Issue?

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge users are complaining of a pink line appearing on the screen. The issue is quite worrying and many consumers have expressed concerns on community forums.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 24, 2017

Yahoo Acquisition By Verizon Still Happening, Just Delayed Amid Fallout From Security Issues

Yahoo surpassed performance forecasts for the fourth quarter of 2016. This is a much-needed bright spot for the company, which has pushed back the completion of its sale to Verizon amid the fallout of several security issues.

Business Tech January 24, 2017

SEC Investigating Yahoo Over Data Breach

The SEC has been investigating two data breaches which happened at Yahoo in 2013 and 2014. The agency is also determining whether Yahoo complied with the civil security laws with regard to its data breach disclosure.

Security January 23, 2017

T-Mobile Tuesdays Give The Gift Of Giving: Send Gifts To Friends On Any Carrier, Even AT&T Or Verizon

T-Mobile Tuesdays get more generous starting next week, allowing users to share gifts with others. Customers will be able to send gifts to friends each week from now on, even if their friends are on AT&T, Verizon or some other carrier.

Apps/Software January 22, 2017

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