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The Future Is Here, and It Is 4G LTE | About Verizon

<b>To download the above infographic, click here.</b><p>There will be more than 220 million 4G LTE subscribers around the world by 2014, according to Juniper Research. Currently the world’s fastest commercially-available wireless technology is serving consumers in 70 countries, from Singapore to Belgium to …

Using Your Smartphone at Sea | About Verizon

If your vacation plans include sailing the seven seas this summer, you’re not alone. Cruise Market Watch forecasts that 20 million people will take a cruise vacation in 2013 – a 3.3 percent increase over 2012. With 283 active cruise ships, the worldwide cruise market is a $36 billion industry. But …

4G LTE: Here and Abroad | About Verizon

In 1973, the first publicized phone call from a mobile phone was made by Motorola engineer Martin Cooper. Then in 1987, millions saw fantasy become reality as actor Michael Douglas in the movie Wall Street playing a financial titan talking over his mobile phone from the beach.<p>The first smartphone, …

Verizon Marks Build-out of 4G LTE Network in Alabama with Grants to Non-Profits | About Verizon

Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network in Alabama, from Muscle Shoals to Mobile, is now substantially complete, and to mark the milestone the company announced 4Gs, or four grants, for nonprofit organizations in the state.<p>The support for emergency relief and domestic violence prevention efforts …

4G LTE: Testing, Testing | About Verizon

Was that the Batmobile that just drove by? No, but it might have been a wireless network’s test team vehicle, armed with the latest gadgets that enable them to check the quality of coverage throughout your neighborhood. Coverage quality is the number one concern for wireless consumers, according to …

Majority of Small Business Owners Say Network is Key | About Verizon

Verizon Wireless recently conducted an online poll of more than 1,000 U.S. small- and medium-sized businesses to learn more about their views of wireless technology. It’s clear that a reliable network makes the difference for businesses, especially those in the small business arena.<p>An overwhelming …

Getting to Know the Nokia Lumia 928: Video | About Verizon

With today’s smartphone technology, traditional camcorders have some serious competition. Devices such as the Nokia Lumia 928 allow users to take a leaf out of their favorite film director’s book and capture scenes with various features and apps.<p>One of the most important considerations for any …

Keeping Connected with College Kids | About Verizon

As the days become shorter and summer vacation comes to an end, college students prepare to return to campus for another semester. For parents this can be a bittersweet time, especially if your scholar attends school far away from home. Fortunately, wireless technology can give parents added peace …

The new Droid Maxx will feature a 3500 mAh battery!

Like the Moto X, Verizon’s new Motorola-made devices have been leaked ad nauseam. But while we got to see what the Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx, and Droid Mini will look like, and learned about most of their specifications, we haven’t heard anything concrete about one important aspect – battery size.<p>Not …

T-Mobile slams AT&T, Verizon's 'deceptive' early upgrade plans

In the latest wireless war of words, T-Mobile appears to be having the most fun.<p>In an advertisement debuting on Tuesday, T-Mobile takes a juicy quote from technology news site The Verge and runs with it. The quote, "AT&T's reaction to T-Mobile's transparency is to be more deceptive than ever," …

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BlackBerry BB10 update reportedly deleting text messages at random

A new over-the-air update meant to improve the operation of BlackBerry 10 smartphones includes a flaw that affects SMS on some devices. <i>N4BB</i> reports that the BlackBerry 10.1 MR update, billed as a maintenance release that helps users "keep moving," includes bugs that wipe content from text messages, …

Samsung Plans Dual-Mode LTE Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini

Samsung has introduced a veritable glut of variants of its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone this summer, and that’s continued today with the announcement of dual-mode LTE versions of the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini.<p>The updated devices will not be as eye-catching to consumers as the camera-tastic …

AT&T lowers Next device pricing, just happens to trump Verizon

Competition can be a beautiful thing. AT&T's Next upgrade pricing hasn't looked good when compared against Verizon Edge in the weeks since launch, but today is a different story: the carrier has quietly lowered the monthly payments for some devices. While the company hasn't said which hardware is …

T-Mobile Pulls iPhone 4S, iPhone 5 From Its “No Money Down” Promotion

If you want to get the iPhone 5 or iPhone 4S as part of T-Mobile’s “no money down” offer, you’d better make some plans to head to a store …

India’s Meru Cabs Launches Smartphone Apps With Emergency Distress Button

In its smartphone debut, Meru Cabs is targeting a more diverse group of users than just taxi customers: it’s hoping to save people caught in a dangerous situation — a necessary feature in a country where victims are often ignored by the authorities and passers-by.<p>The new iOS and Android apps, …