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Verizon Galaxy Note II gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Verizon Galaxy Note II gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

12 June, 2014 | comments (12)

Verizon has started rolling out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the Galaxy Note II. The update brings all the usual KitKat features, such as the updated lock screen, emoji support in keyboard, updated notification bar and all the under...


LG G3 to land at Verizon on July 17 after a week of pre-orders

LG G3 to land at Verizon on July 17 after a week of pre-orders

11 June, 2014 | comments (9)

The LG G3 will apparently become available at Verizon on July 17, following quite a long wait after its official unveiling in late May. The release date has surfaced thanks to a leaked screenshot purportedly showing an internal message from...


Red and Gold HTC One (M8) heading to Verizon

Red and Gold HTC One (M8) heading to Verizon

04 June, 2014 | comments (3)

Verizon is officially adding two color versions of the HTC One (M8) to its selection – Glamour Red (exclusive to Verizon) and Amber Gold (which was available though HTC). Those will be available starting on June 5. The carrier currently only...

Tags: HTC, Android, Verizon


Verizon and AT&T each hold 34% of US mobile market

Verizon and AT&T each hold 34% of US mobile market

01 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Both AT&T and Verizon each hold a whopping 34% of the entire mobile market in the US, dwarfing both Sprint and T-Mobile, which stand at 16% and 14% respectively. Verizon used to be the top dog, but AT&T has been making some moves with its MVNO...


Amber Gold HTC One (M8) is only $99 today

Amber Gold HTC One (M8) is only $99 today

30 May, 2014 | comments (4)

If you live in the USA and have a thing for golden smartphones today might be your lucky day. HTC is selling its Amber Gold HTC One (M8) for $99 with a contract to Sprint, Verizon and AT&T, on its website. The deal is valid for 24 hours and has...


Verizon bound HTC One Remix leaks on Twitter

Verizon bound HTC One Remix leaks on Twitter

18 May, 2014 | comments (6)

HTC One Remix, which is allegedly the Verizon variant of the recently announced HTC One mini 2, has been leaked on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. The image published by the popular leakster shows a device that resembles the HTC One mini 2. It...


Sony Xperia Z2 for Verizon gets accidentally confirmed

Sony Xperia Z2 for Verizon gets accidentally confirmed

01 May, 2014 | comments (25)

Sony accidentally confirmed that Xperia Z2 will be make its way to Verizon Wireless in the United States. On its official Google+ page, the electronics giant accidentally posted and quickly removed a photo of the Android powerhouse with Verizon...


HTC One (M8) gets a $100 discount on Verizon

HTC One (M8) gets a $100 discount on Verizon

01 May, 2014 | comments (12)

Those looking to get an HTC One (M8) on the Verizon network in the US will love to hear this. The carrier has slashed $100 off the price of the flagship, dropping it to $99.99. Naturally, you’ll need to sign a two-year contract for the price to...

Tags: HTC, Android, Verizon


Sprint's G Flex and Verizon's Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 get KitKat

Sprint's G Flex and Verizon's Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 get KitKat

29 April, 2014 | comments (2)

Two new Android 4.4 KitKat updates are now seeding Stateside. LG is now upgrading the G Flex on Sprint, while Samsung is doing the same for the Galaxy Note 10.1. The firmware update for the curved LG smartphone brings performance improvements,...


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