Tag: Big Red

Samsung Galaxy Nexus: Official GizmoNinja Review

Samsung Galaxy Nexus: Official GizmoNinja Review

| December 19, 2011 | 4 Replies

Well its been about 3 months since the announcement of the first Nexus device for The Big Red and we all took the bait. Most of us selling our HTC Thunderbolts like hotcakes,  going up on eBay and Swappa faster than people can comment about the Nexus S photo used in another review on this […]

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Verizon 4G LTE Expansion Comes Tomorrow…26 New Areas Join the Club

Verizon 4G LTE Expansion Comes Tomorrow…26 New Areas Join the Club

| September 14, 2011 | Reply

I was starting to wonder when we’d see the next batch! Just announced, Verizon will begin offering 4G LTE service in 26 new areas starting on September 15th: Fort Smith and Jonesboro, Ark. San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara, Calif. Daytona, Fla. Bloomington, Champaign/Urbana, Rockford and Springfield, Ill. Quad Cities, Ill./Iowa Iowa City, Iowa Shreveport, […]

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Verizon pushes HTC Thunderbolt app into Android Market, we beg for release…

Verizon pushes HTC Thunderbolt app into Android Market, we beg for release…

| March 10, 2011 | 1 Reply

Well by now you are probably tired of hearing about the upcoming, sometime soon, in the first half of the year, HTC Thunderbolt for Verizon. Be prepared to hear more… Verizon just pushed an Android app called “VZW htctbolt device showcase” into the market, and it essentially gives you a tour of the features of […]

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Tiered Data plans coming to Verizon says CFO

Tiered Data plans coming to Verizon says CFO

| March 1, 2011 | 1 Reply

It looks like that $30 unlimited LTE for phones we have been hearing to come to Verizon will eventually end! When will it end you ask? “Mid Summer” is what CFO Fran Shammo told investors today at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference is when Verizon Wireless plans to move to tiered data plans. […]

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Windows Phone 7 “HTC Trophy” will come to Verizon next month?

Windows Phone 7 “HTC Trophy” will come to Verizon next month?

| February 25, 2011 | Reply

So much for the recent rumors that Verizon would not be going down the Windows Phone 7 path.  We saw Sprint will be offering the HTC Arrive March 20th, so could that have been the spark that lit Verizon to potentially change their mind?  We heard earlier rumors dating back to last year that touted […]

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Motorola Xoom Has a New Commercial : Grab IT and IT Grabs You

Motorola Xoom Has a New Commercial : Grab IT and IT Grabs You

| February 22, 2011 | Reply

Verizon is getting in to the teasing spirit lately after showing us some HTC Thunderbolt commercials and now this brand new Motorola Xoom commercial. I mean who hasn’t been walking down your local peer along with many other civilians (who seem not aware of you or the tablet) and stumble upon a floating tablet above […]

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Drivers start your engines…Motorola Daytona on the way

Drivers start your engines…Motorola Daytona on the way

| January 26, 2011 | Reply

Motorola is looking to speed up the already über popular DroidX with its next revision to phone with  the Motorola Daytona! Earlier this week tips were dropped as to a new DroidX, Droid3, and Even a new Incredible to launch on the Big Red supposedly this summer. By the sound of this thing it will […]

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“It Begins”… the first of many Verizon iPhone commercials

“It Begins”… the first of many Verizon iPhone commercials

| January 21, 2011 | Reply

And so “It Begins”… literally. Verizon tonight during American Idol aired its first of I’m sure many iPhone commercials! This one played up how long customers have been waiting for the iPhone and… “To our millions of customers, who never stopped believing this day would come…”  Not a bad commercial in my opinion and I […]

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Verizon Slashing return period!

Verizon Slashing return period!

| January 7, 2011 | 3 Replies

Wow Verizon… looks like you have another big change-up your sleeves that might not sit well with customers. Earlier this week amongst the CES and 4G craziness coming from the Big Red, a revamped upgrade policy was shown and now they are going after the return period as well! Verizon is rumored to be cutting […]

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Android Dominates Blackberry sales at Verizon

Android Dominates Blackberry sales at Verizon

| December 10, 2010 | Reply

It looks like Android is taking a bite of another fruit, this time it’s Blackberry sales at the Big Red! According to these figures from All Things D when the Droid line on Verizon was launched back in October of 2009 RIM sales took a major hit, and that was with only 2 Android phones […]

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