Tag Archives: Verizon Wireless

LG Spectrum launching on January 19th via Verizon Wireless

The rumored LG Revolution 2 will be hitting Verizon Wireless on January 19th. Like so many other phones with so many other code names, this device is undergoing a name change for its retail debut. It will be released as the LG Spectrum and it will be totin’ pretty impressive hardware for all you techies out there. Of course, like the original Revolution, it… Read more

UPDATE: Verizon gives in, no more inconvenient convenience fee

You’ve been reading all the hullabaloo surrounding Verizon’s recent announcement that they would be hitting users with a $2 dollar convenience fee for one time payments. This morning, we also found out that the FCC was taking matters into their own hands and promising consumers further investigation. Well, it looks like that was the last straw. Verizon… Read more

FCC steps in to investigate Verizon’s “convenience fee”

We reported that Verizon Wireless confirmed this week that they would be leveraging a $2 convenience charge for one-time payments. Ironic that we’re being charged a convience fee that is decidedly inconvenient. Yeah, we know, its ridiculous. So now, we need to pay a fee to pay our bills. Well, try to pretend not to be shocked but the FCC has decided to… Read more

Verizon 4G LTE woes continue to plague customers

Verizon Wireless users are left in the lurch once more. For the third time in a span of one month, the 4G LTE network is down. For the staff here, we experienced intermittent connectivity to our local 4G services this morning but are now restricted to 3G use only. We don’t know of any 3G problems, but  we have been experiencing a bit of trouble connecting… Read more

Samsung Stratosphere for Verizon review by Breon

Surrounded by the DROID RAZR, HTC Rezound, and DROID Bionic releases, the Samsung Stratosphere may have been lost in the shuffle a bit.  Heck, if you Google Samsung Stratosphere Verizon Wireless, the official Verizon results are two-thirds of the way down the page.  Don’t let that fool you; The Stratosphere is a great mid-tier device AND it is packing… Read more

24 Hours with the Samsung Galaxy Nexus for Verizon

It was a rainy Wednesday evening in Minneapolis.  My Verizon contact was racing through the swarming, downtown, rush hour traffic.  She comes to a sliding halt, the wrong way on a one-way street.  I approach.  The package is transferred.  She whips around and speeds off.  The Nexus is mine. Ok…it might not have been that dramatic.  It was… Read more

Droid Incredible 2 gets update from Verizon

Droid Incredible 2 owners can go ahead and manually update their hardware if nothing has happened over the air. Verizon’s update went live today with several security patches and some phone features. In terms of security, the update features a WiFi password security patch among others. Device features are a bit more plentiful and newsworthy. If you’re a… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Nexus for Verizon continues to arrive by the box-full, one person almost walks away with one

So here we are again. Are we surprised that the Motorola DROID XYBoards were released before the Galaxy Nexus? Unfortunately, no. Did Verizon push back the release of the Galaxy Nexus because of the DROID XYBoards? Maybe. Are we upset? Most likely. Are there any more possible release dates? Of course there are. As we can see in the picture above… Read more

Latest Verizon release dates for Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Motorola DROID 4, White DROID RAZR and DROID XYBoards

It seems like rumor news has now become more economical. Instead of giving us four separate news articles, these rumored launch dates have come to us in one. Our friends at Droid Life have people at Verizon that have stumbled upon some possible finalized release dates for a few of the company’s new devices: Samsung Galaxy Nexus: December 9 Motorola… Read more