Verizon recently had a promotion where it offered customers a free Samsung Gear S2 with the purchase of the Galaxy S7 or S7 edge. Unfortunately, it seems that demand was higher than expected, as the carrier has delayed shipments of ... Read More »
Verizon recently enacted a $20 fee for customers upgrading with a phone payment plan or even bringing their own device. This didn’t sit well with Verizon customers, as they were being charged for the ability to give Verizon money for service. Of course, Verizon used the excuse of “AT&T ... Read More »
Contract upgrade fees are nothing new. You have to give the carrier money so you can proceed with giving them money for a smartphone and service, to cover support costs and such. But with Verizon, buying a device full price or going with payment plans meant no fees. Unfortunately, that’s changing on April 4.
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Part of the fun of covering Android devices is that there’s nearly always an update taking place. It may only be for specific devices on a specific carrier, but it’s an update nonetheless. Today’s update news brings us an update from Verizon for two of its devices, the Samsung Galaxy S7 ... Read More »
Last week, AT&T and Verizon denied T-Mobile CEO John Legere’s claim that they were throttling their customers’ Netflix streams to 360p quality, but it turns out that those streams are being throttled. It’s just that it’s not AT&T and Verizon that are doing the throttling.
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After AT&T announced the availability of the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE on its own network, Verizon has followed suit. The carrier has announced that it is opening pre-orders for the fancy LG smartwatch, which will ... Read More »
While smartphones have gotten away from bundling items inside the box, we have gotten used to a variety of extras being available for early buyers, and the LG G5 on Verizon is no exception. The one caveat is that eligibility for this offer requires that you pay using the monthly device payments option, ... Read More »
The LG V10 is still a fairly new device, and somehow, Verizon managed to get the Marshmallow update rolling out before anyone else. The carrier has announced that the Android 6.0 update will begin rolling out tomorrow.
The update, which is software version VS99022A, will bring the full Marshmallow experience to ... Read More »
In the midst of the terror attack on Belgium, all four major US carriers have come out and announced free calling and texting to Belgium. Verizon users will have free calling and texting to Belgium March 22-23, AT&T users March 22-28, T-Mobile users March 22-25, and Sprint (and Virgin and Boost) users March 22-31.
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However, a few months after that, the delay announcements began to trickle in, pushing those variants to a launch in February of 2016, and ... Read More »