Tag: Verizon

Verizon Announces the HTC Incredible 4G

Verizon Announces the HTC Incredible 4G

| July 2, 2012 | Reply

Everyone knew this phone was on it’s way and it is finally official. Verizon let the cat out of the bag on the Incredible 4G. It’s more or less a HTC One S with a thicker, uglier body. It’s a mid range phone with a mid range price to go with it. The phone is […]

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Verizon Wireless Plans on Charging You $30 to Upgrade Your Phone

Verizon Wireless Plans on Charging You $30 to Upgrade Your Phone

| April 11, 2012 | Reply

Yep, you read that right. Starting on April 22, Verizon Wireless will start charging a $30 “upgrade fee” to those who purchase a new phone at a discounted rate on contract. So if you are up for an upgrade and want to grab one of the latest and greatest smartphones you can plan on tacking […]

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Verizon Announces the LG Lucid, An $80 LTE Phone With OK Specs

Verizon Announces the LG Lucid, An $80 LTE Phone With OK Specs

| March 27, 2012 | Reply

Verizon made it clear they only want LTE devices coming out on their network this year. At the time of that note, I wondered about people who wanted a budget phone. While the Lucid still forces a data plan on customers it will give people a change to get a brand new phone for just […]

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In Japan You Can Now Purchase A 100Mbps Mobile Hotspot

In Japan You Can Now Purchase A 100Mbps Mobile Hotspot

| March 14, 2012 | Reply

If most of the readers didn’t already know, the US is pretty far behind most other technology addicted countries in average internet speed. in japan, a company named eAccess is launching this month with a possible speed of wireless 300Mbps. Maybe Apple was talking about Japan when they mentioned the new iPad could reach speeds […]

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Verizon’s iPad With 4G Will Offer Free Mobile Hotspot Feature. AT&T Still Thinking About It

Verizon’s iPad With 4G Will Offer Free Mobile Hotspot Feature. AT&T Still Thinking About It

| March 8, 2012 | Reply

When the announcement was made yesterday that the new iPad would feature a mobile hotspot I am sure many of you had the same thought as I did. “This thing is going to burn through data on its own. And How much will this cost?” Well the good news is the data plan that covers […]

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Verizon Tells The FCC It Needs More LTE Spectrum Before They Run Out The Same Day They Announce “Wireless Broadband For The Home”

Verizon Tells The FCC It Needs More LTE Spectrum Before They Run Out The Same Day They Announce “Wireless Broadband For The Home”

| March 6, 2012 | Reply

I am pretty sure that Super Bowl commercial I saw a few years back for Monster.com that depicted a bunch of monkeys running the company was fashioned after two companies: RIM and Verizon. While RIM has all but killed the Blackberry name, Verizon keeps pressing on. But they do things like this once in a […]

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HTC To Unlock All Phone Launched After September 2011, Earns Brilliant Name

HTC To Unlock All Phone Launched After September 2011, Earns Brilliant Name

| December 29, 2011 | Reply

A few months back many of us were excited to see HTC come on Facebook and announce they would allow unlocking of certain phones via a website run by HTC. It was followed up with a statement on how it would only unlock phones that carriers would allow. Most of us in the US quickly […]

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Google Posts Nexus Commercials Set To Air On TV

Google Posts Nexus Commercials Set To Air On TV

| December 15, 2011 | Reply

The Verizon Galaxy Nexus is full of a bunch of firsts from Google. First nexus on vzon, first to have carrier branding, first to have carrier specific apps. The first to OK more control by a carrier then usually happens. In one of the very good firsts is that Google is going all in with […]

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$299 Too Much For The Nexus Tomorrow? How About $154.99

$299 Too Much For The Nexus Tomorrow? How About $154.99

| December 14, 2011 | 1 Reply

$299 is a lot of money for a phone. While most of you have been saving for weeks during the great Verizon delay it’s still a holiday season where you are spending loads of money to celebrate Jesus gift giving. The Nexus is official and no more delays possible. It was placed into Verizons purchase […]

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