T-Mobile has reached an agreement with Verizon Wireless to buy some wireless spectrum and to swap some spectrum. What does all of this mean? Spectrum, basically, is “slots” on the airwaves, kind of like a radio station has. As more and more people are grabbing up phones that are more personal computer than communication device,
Today, Verizon announced plans to offer a new smartphone plan to allow customers to share unlimited text and minutes — plus a data allotment. Each account can accommodate up to 10 devices. The plan rolls out June 28 and also includes mobile hotspots at no additional charge. Customers should expect AT&T to follow suit, as
What do you do when you’re a major wireless company getting ready for a fairly large convention when lots of people will want superior wireless coverage? You boost the signal. Verizon recently announced plans to enhance its wireless network in Charlotte ahead of the Democratic National Convention this fall. And when Barack Obama and Co.
The Wall Street Journal has added the most credible weight to the rumors of something we kind of knew was coming all along. The newspaper and web outlets were abuzz today when credible sources began to say that we can expect Apple to unveil iPad 3 at a media event March 7. The WSJ said
Verizon will release the Motorola Droid 4 Friday for $199.99 with a two-year agreement. On the same day, Verizon will introduce a special where all Motorola RAZR customers can buy one and get one free, including the new DROID RAZR MAXX version. And this includes all colors. Sources also say the double data special Verizon
Current 4G/LTE network king Verizon proudly unveiled its new 4G/LTE hardware this week at the Computer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Among the newest additions to Verizon’s mobile fleet is a new RAZR MAXX, which promises 21 hours talk time on a single charge (you read that right–21 hours. That’s not a typo). Other highlights
If you’re in the market for a tablet, Verizon is planning some pretty appealing Black Friday sales. Verizon is dropping the price of the Motorola XOOM 4G LTE tablet with a 10.1 inch screen to $199 and the 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G LTE will drop to $149. Other special discounts on devices include: -4G
Verizon is going to offer a pretty sweet deal to both new and existing customers to help launch the new Motorola Razr Friday. It works like this: If you sign up for a 2 gig data plan for $30 per month, you get 4 gigs. In fact, whatever limit you pay for, you get double.
Verizon proudly announced that it’s ahead of schedule in its race to cover Americans with 4G LTE service. AT&T currently has five markets on board with plans to add about 10 more before the end of the year. Sprint plans to launch its network in mid 2012. Here is the press release: Verizon Wireless’ 4G
Verizon, as had been rumored, will carry the new Samsung Galaxy Nexus later this year. A few key features: The operating system has been completely rethought and has some neat features like swiping to move through email (right to move ahead, left to move back) and a panoramic camera feature, which lets you take those