Smartphones may be able to do pretty much anything, but cellular phones originated for a very specific purpose: mobile voice communication. That’s funny because it’s a huge weakness of every cellphone out there. No matter what network you’re on, call quality is pretty crap these days compared to a Skype chat on a subpar Internet connection.
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Ahead of Verizon’s Voice over LTE (VoLTE) launch later this year, the big red carrier today gave us a new window of time in which we can expect to see LTE-only phones launch.
Speaking at a conference earlier today, Verizon CFO Fran Shammo revealed that his carrier ... Read More »
Yesterday evening T-Mobile announced they were flipping the switch on their Voice over LTE network to 15 key markets, accessible to several existing phone models. Those phone models would have to be updated to be compatible with the new network, something T-Mobile is thankfully on top of.
Updates are rolling out to the ... Read More »
At this point it’s well established that most major phones are released in one year intervals. If Motorola follows the same path Samsung, HTC and Apple have, that means we’re right around the corner from a Moto X and Droid family refresh. Today, we’re getting our first look at a leak that might signal new ... Read More »
Following AT&T and Verizon’s announcements of their Voice over LTE (VoLTE) launch plans earlier this week, T-Mobile today revealed that it’s got some VoLTE news of its own.
T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray announced today ... Read More »
While the commercials like to say that “America runs on Dunkin”, a more appropriate phrase might be that America runs on 4G. It’s one of the biggest features in our smartphones and as a carrier, Verizon takes LTE very seriously. Verizon was the first of the US carriers to begin building a 4G LTE network ... Read More »