Tag: LTE

Droid Charge Release Date Announced

Droid Charge Release Date Announced

| April 21, 2011 | Reply

The latest addition to Verizon’s DROID lineup has been officially announced along with its release date. It will become available on April 28th and cost $299 wiht a 2yr contract. The Charge is the first phone from Samsung to be included in the DROID family, with the existing devices all being from Motorola and HTC. […]

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Leaked Thunderbolt ROM

Leaked Thunderbolt ROM

| April 19, 2011 | Reply

A new leaked unofficial Thunderbolt Rom was released this morning. Included are some bug fixes and a new radio. Here is the list of known features so far: -New radio, version 1.16.00.402 -Fixes to SQLite -GPS Location Services -LTE/3G handoff (huzzah!) -Audio recording -Video playback -Proximity sensor drain Source: Here is the download link (you […]

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Updated: Verizon Wireless Launching More LTE Markets this Thursday!!

Updated: Verizon Wireless Launching More LTE Markets this Thursday!!

| April 18, 2011 | Reply

  Verizon Wireless announced via Twitter today that they’ll be rolling out their LTE (4G) service in “a mess of new cities and towns launching on Thursday”. That is this coming Thursday, April 21st. We haven’t seen a release yet that outlines all of the markets yet, but from what we have gathered so far the following places […]

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Ninjacast #23 (3/22) : CTIA Roundup

Ninjacast #23 (3/22) : CTIA Roundup

| March 22, 2011 | Reply

  Hosts: Wayne Drescher – Chris Bogart – Aaryn “crappy notes” Kruger – Josh Kelly Topics Discussed: ThunderBolt released finally on 3/17 for $249 New HTC Devices: HD7S, EVO 3D, and Evo View 4G get Official Angry Birds RIO: Amazon App store’s first exclusive deal of the day Download: Amazon App Store first impressions Firefox […]

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(UPDATE) Verizon 4G LTE Rolling Out To More Locations

(UPDATE) Verizon 4G LTE Rolling Out To More Locations

| March 22, 2011 | 1 Reply

We just caught wind of some major news concerning Verizon’s 4G LTE network and the new roll out of 100 new locations. We can’t sign everything in blood just yet but from what I hear is Indiana will be rolling out 4G in the Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, and the Lafayette areas this year.Tomorrow Verizon Wireless […]

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Verizon Customers: Is a 2 Year Contract Best Right Now?

Verizon Customers: Is a 2 Year Contract Best Right Now?

| March 21, 2011 | 1 Reply

With all the talk of lock,unlocking, and Verizon phones let’s take a moment to consider another type of locking down: Your cellular service contract. Normally I would always advise against the two year lockdown VZON likes to try to force you into. It’s usually only $70 more for a device on a  one year contract. […]

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AT&T buys T-Mobile for 39 billion dollars, all your bases belong to AT&T

AT&T buys T-Mobile for 39 billion dollars, all your bases belong to AT&T

| March 20, 2011 | 3 Replies

Yes, what the title says is true. AT&T is in the process of acquiring T-Mobile USA from its parent company, Deutsche Telekom. For those worried about this purchase, there is some hope for you. This deal probably won’t be finalized for another year and has to be approved through the government, but if this were to […]

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HTC Thunderbolt Has Been Rooted

HTC Thunderbolt Has Been Rooted

| March 18, 2011 | Reply

Less than two days after its release, the 4g monster out on verizons LTE network has been permanently rooted. While it isn’t ready for a custom recovery and S-off, it will allow you some of the nice things we all love in root(root explorer, titanium backup). You may have seen mention of the phone being […]

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UPDATE: Thunderbolt Now Official March 17th

UPDATE: Thunderbolt Now Official March 17th

| March 15, 2011 | Reply

UPDATE: Our Top Sources Say The Thunderbolt Price is now TBD and the Mobile Hotspot Feature has no SET price yet – some information you might want to know ahead of time! The moment most of you Android/Verizon fans have been waiting patiently for, drum roll please…. We have confirmation the HTC Thunderbolt will be […]

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Droid 3, Droid X 2 and LTE-equipped Targa Get Some Needed Facetime

Droid 3, Droid X 2 and LTE-equipped Targa Get Some Needed Facetime

| March 15, 2011 | Reply

Here comes some good news for all you Droid fans, we have some pictures of some upcoming devices that may see the consumer light of day. Howard forums has just got some pictures of the Droid 3, Droid X2, and a device named “Targa” which is LTE powered. The new Targa device looks like it […]

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