Verizon Wireless

HTC One M8 for Windows Signage Sighted in Verizon Store

News | August 18, 2014 11:12 PM | by Guile Canencia

Even on the eve of HTC's scheduled event in New York City, the leaks continue to pour in, especially with regards to the HTC One M8 for Windows smartphone. The Taiwan-based company was supposed to debut the One M8 for Windows phone during their upcoming event in the Big Apple on August 19, but it appears that HTC enthusiasts may be getting an advance notice as to when and where they'll be able...

T-Mobile Further Expands Four-Line Family Plan

News | August 18, 2014 7:10 PM | by Guile Canencia

In late July of this year, T-Mobile announced its Simple Choice Family Plan. Offered for a limited time only, the plan allowed subscribers to have four lines of service with unlimited calls, unlimited texting, and 2.5 gigabytes of high-speed data per line -- all for just a monthly charge of $100.00. The introduction of the plan was a timely effort by T-Mobile to counter similar family-friendly...

Verizon Set To Launch VoLTE By Year’s End, But No LTE-only Phones Yet

News | August 14, 2014 6:36 PM | by Guile Canencia

Verizon is yet to go all out on its HD Voice service, unlike its competitors AT&T and T-Mobile. But soon, Verizon customers who are eagerly awaiting the upcoming service may not have long to wait.At a recent investor conference, Verizon Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo announced that the carrier's Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service is indeed set to launch before the end of this year....

AT&T Planning to Launch LTE Multicast by 2015

News | August 13, 2014 7:52 PM | by Guile Canencia

A top AT&T executive recently revealed that the mobile telecom operator is planning to deploy LTE Broadcast technology (aka LTE Multicast) starting next year. Based on Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Service (eMBMS), LTE Multicast is a technology that allows a certain type of content to be sent simultaneously to a subscriber group. It is generally considered a more efficient way of...

Verizon Fixing Loophole in Unlimited Data Offer

News | August 12, 2014 7:19 PM | by Guile Canencia

Verizon is making a move to fix a loophole in its unlimited data plans. Starting August 24, users who want to upgrade their smartphones or activate their devices on a new service will need to get a data package for the full duration of their two-year plan. This change in policy is expected to make it even more difficult for customers to enjoy discounted smartphones without having to give up...

Verizon, T-Mobile, And C Spire Wireless All Support Kill Switches

News | February 27, 2014 9:00 PM | by Scott Lewis

Wireless carriers are starting to change their mind when it comes to mandating kill switches in smartphones. Earlier this year a California Senator proposed a bill that...

Deal Alert: Verizon Activation Fee Credit

News | December 17, 2013 5:19 AM | by Tracy Lewis

Are you still looking for the perfect holiday gift? Verizon Wireless and Wirefly have the answer. From December 15th until December 24th you can receive a $35 activation fee credited to your bill for each new line of service you activate.  You can get a credit up to $350 dollars...