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US customer satisfaction led by Apple, Samsung close second

US customer satisfaction led by Apple, Samsung close second

25 April, 2014 | comments (27)

J.D. Powers ran a customer satisfaction study in the US and results revealed interesting changes since the previous edition from 2011. Apple topped the charts across the board, beating Samsung on all major US carriers. That said, Samsung stayed...


Verizon's Galaxy S5 camera plagued by bugs

Verizon's Galaxy S5 camera plagued by bugs

25 April, 2014 | comments (72)

Verizon's early adopters of Samsung's latest Galaxy S5 flagship are having some trouble with their devices. Many are reporting their camera refuses to work after a few days. The error message just says "Warning: Camera failed". There is no fix to...


Verizon-bound red HTC One (M8) and Kyocera Brigadier leaked

Verizon-bound red HTC One (M8) and Kyocera Brigadier leaked

24 April, 2014 | comments (5)

Verizon will be carrying a red HTC One (M8) version, according to a tweet from the popular tipster @evleaks. However, it remains to be seen if the Big Red is going to exclusively offer the new paintjob or if it's going to be available with other...


HTC One M8 mini to launch on Verizon

HTC One M8 mini to launch on Verizon

22 April, 2014 | comments (22)

Verizon is going to carry the upcoming HTC One (M8) mini, according to a tweet by @evleaks. It remains to be seen if the carrier is going to exclusively offer the phone or, just like in the case of the One (M8) the exclusivity is going to last 2...


Samsung ATIV SE quietly launches on Verizon

Samsung ATIV SE quietly launches on Verizon

04 April, 2014 | comments (13)

The Samsung ATIV SE is now a reality. After showing off some specs and a press photo we all assumed to see the device being unveiled at Microsoft's BUILD conference alongside the Lumia 630 and Lumia 930. It seems, however, that Samsung and Verizon...


Verizon opens up Galaxy S5 pre-orders, gives you two for $199

Verizon opens up Galaxy S5 pre-orders, gives you two for $199

04 April, 2014 | comments (8)

Finally hopping on the bandwagon after Sprint, AT&T, T-Mobile and US Cellular have all had their say, Verizon is offering the Samsung Galaxy S5 on pre-order. The device will cost you $199.99 on a two-year deal, $599.99 sans commitment or for...


Verizon has a two-for-one deal for the HTC One (M8)

Verizon has a two-for-one deal for the HTC One (M8)

28 March, 2014 | comments (7)

Verizon is really getting into the new HTC One (M8) – the carrier will give you two for the price of one! Verizon has a pseudo-exclusivity on the new flagship as it's the only carrier that has it in its stores. Anyway, the deal is you pay $200...

Tags: HTC, Android, Verizon


Verizon now sells One (M8) at retail, AT&T and Sprint online

Verizon now sells One (M8) at retail, AT&T and Sprint online

25 March, 2014 | comments (7)

The HTC One (M8) is now official and is said to be rolling out starting today. But in the US the device will hit retail shelves on Verizon first, starting today at 1:00 PM local time. At the same time AT&T and Sprint will make the device...


Verizon to get HTC One 2014 exclusivity for two weeks

Verizon to get HTC One 2014 exclusivity for two weeks

23 March, 2014 | comments (10)

According to a report by HTCSource citing a "trusted source", Verizon will be exclusively offering the HTC One 2014 (M8) in the US on March 25 - the day HTC makes the phone official. Reportedly, the exclusivity will live on for "a couple of...

Tags: Verizon, HTC, Android


AT&T and Verizon tease HTC One 2014 launch

AT&T and Verizon tease HTC One 2014 launch

21 March, 2014 | comments (23)

As March 25 draws near, HTC is preparing for the big event with a live stream of it, but US carriers are also joining in on the teasing. AT&T and Verizon are getting their customers ready for the upcoming announcement of the HTC One 2014, also...

Tags: HTC, Android, AT&T, Verizon


LG Lucid 3 VS876 for Verizon gets leaked

LG Lucid 3 VS876 for Verizon gets leaked

16 March, 2014 | comments (21)

evleaks has leaked yet another smartphone, this time the LG Lucid 3 (VS876) for Verizon. evleaks did not leak the specifications of the phone, we think it could be one of the F-Series phones that LG announced at MWC this year, specifically the F90....

Tags: LG, Android, Verizon


All New HTC One crops up with Verizon branding

All New HTC One crops up with Verizon branding

12 March, 2014 | comments (18)

Announcing the All New HTC One (M8) on March 25 rather than the MWC doesn’t seem to be paying off for the manufacturer – its upcoming flagship can't go five minutes without info leaking from somewhere. The latest shows photos of the Verizon-bound...


Samsung Huron for Verizon to be called ATIV SE

Samsung Huron for Verizon to be called ATIV SE

27 February, 2014 | comments (11)

Samsung Huron for Verizon has been confirmed via the GFXBenchmark's database and @evleaks tweets. Huron is supposed to be a Windows Phone 8.1 running device headed to Verizon this spring. According to the latest info, courtesy once again of...


Samsung US announces KitKat update plans, rollout starts today

Samsung US announces KitKat update plans, rollout starts today

18 February, 2014 | comments (151)

We have some great news for the Galaxy users in the USA! Samsung has announced the list of devices which will be updated with Android 4.4 KitKat. More than 15 Galaxy smartphones, phablets and tablets will get the KitKat treatment over the upcoming...


Nokia Lumia 810 and 822 to miss on the Lumia Black update

Nokia Lumia 810 and 822 to miss on the Lumia Black update

13 February, 2014 | comments (28)

We have some pretty awful news about T-Mobile and Verizon subscribers who have a Lumia 810 or 822. Apparently Nokia has completed the Lumia Black firmware update for the Lumia 810 and Lumia 822, but the carriers won't push it to the...


Nokia Lumia Icon launching on February 20

Nokia Lumia Icon launching on February 20

09 February, 2014 | comments (18)

It seems the elusive Nokia Lumia Icon is finally about to complete the trip from a mere rumor to an official smartphone. A newly leaked internal document aligns, which aligns nicely with the teaser that Nokia released yesterday and gives a possible...


Verizon and Malaysian HTC One now getting Android 4.4 KitKat

Verizon and Malaysian HTC One now getting Android 4.4 KitKat

07 February, 2014 | comments (102)

HTC has started rolling out Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the Verizon's HTC One, as well as the HTC One, One mini and One max for Malaysia. Verizon's users should be getting the update notifications any moment now. The update weighs about 620MB...


HTC Butterfly receives Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade

HTC Butterfly receives Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade

29 January, 2014 | comments (20)

HTC is now rolling out Android 4.3 firmware for the first Butterfly smartphone. The update is available over-the-air, weighs about 500MB and brings lots of novelties. The update notification on HTC Butterfly These are some of the changes the...


Rose Gold Galaxy Note 3 now available on Verizon

Rose Gold Galaxy Note 3 now available on Verizon

28 January, 2014 | comments (12)

Samsung unveiled a Red Gold edition of its flagship phablet, the Galaxy Note 3 a while ago and it went on sale in China and Korea recently. The new hue also made it to the US as a Verizon exclusive and now, the latest option can be picked up from...


BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 update goes official, available now

BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 update goes official, available now

28 January, 2014 | comments (195)

BlackBerry has just announced the latest 10.2.1 update for its BlackBerry OS. It brings lots of new features, and is compatible with all BlackBerry 10 smartphones. The rollout has already started so you can update your device right...