Verizon CEO: “We would consider dropping contracts if consumers demand it”

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Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam has not ruled out the possibility of dropping contracts, according to recent comments. Speaking with CNET at an industry event, the head honcho said that he’s glad to see other carriers trying new things and, if consumers demanded it, Verizon would be able to ...

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Verizon intros LG Lucid 2 for April 4

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Verizon today announced that the LG Lucid 2 will join the carrier’s lineup on April 4. Pricing is listed as free with two year agreements, however the actual details are relatively light. Really, the announcement came in the form of a Verizon blog post. For a more clear idea as to what is ...

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LG Lucid 2 will be available at Verizon April 4th

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Last month we reported that LG was to release a replacement for the original Lucid, and thanks to geek.com, we are happy to announce the LG Lucid 2 will be in Verizon stores (and Walmart locations) on April 4th. LG has updated the Lucid 2 to a Snapdragon S4 and Qualcomm’s newer MSM8960 chipset. ...

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Verizon announces Android 4.2.2 for Galaxy Nexus

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Verizon today announced that it will finally issue the 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update for its Galaxy Nexus. Coming two months after Sprint did the same for its Galaxy Nexus, the Samsung handset gets the latest version of Android. The Galaxy Nexus by Samsung will be updated to Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. ...

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Verizon to launch the HTC One?

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HTC’s latest flagship device is getting a lot of attention from mobile networks in the USA, and it seems all major US networks will be carrying the HTC One. HTC One is an amazing device, and experts are calling it one of the best HTC devices to date, it sure is. T-Mobile, AT&T and ...

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Verizon upgrading DROID RAZR and RAZR MAXX to Jelly Bean

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Verizon’s DROID RAZR and RAZR MAXX are probably one of the best Motorola smartphones you can grab from Big Red. If not the best, they may among the most popular these last few months. Verizon is currently deploying the Android Jelly Bean update for these two but you can also manually ...

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LG Lucid 2 leaked with Verizon branding

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The LG Optimus F series, introduced at Mobile World Congress alongside the LG Optimus L series, is soon set to come to the US through Verizon Wireless. Reportedly, Big Red will launch it as the Verizon Lucid 2, a successor to the LG Lucid launched in 2012. Unwired View, who leaked the press ...

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Verizon announces Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 availability for March 7

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Verizon and Samsung today announced that the 10.1-inch Galaxy Note 10.1 will be available starting March 7. Priced at $599.99 it definitely doesn’t come cheap for the 4G LTE ready device. Powered Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the key specs include 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, up to external ...

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Verizon, AT&T consider monthly installments for devices

Verizon and A&T are both considering the switch to full-priced cell phones, according to a recent Reuters report. The two carriers are are weighing whether to follow T-Mobile into the non-subsidized smartphones territory and offer monthly installments. “That’s something we’ve looked ...

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Verizon to intro new pair of unlimited prepaid plans February 1

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Verizon is expected to introduce a pair of new unlimited prepaid calling and text plans on February 1, according to PhoneArena. A post from late last week tells of new $60 and $70 options which offer unlimited talk and text. At $60 per month, customers will get 500MB of 3G data, however the $70 ...

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LG VS870 could be Verizon’s LG Escape

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In a recent clearing at the FCC, the LG VS870 may be making its way to Verizon in the near future. The VS870 is virtually the same device as the LG Escape, a 4.3″ budget phone on AT&T. If all pans out, the VS870 looks to be a Verizon variant with the same 4.3″ screen, now ...

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Verizon Q4 and 2012 earnings: great growth all around

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Yesterday, Verizon released their Q4 earnings, and total 2012 earnings. The growth seen on their front is terrific, as follows for Q4: 2.2 million net customer additions in the quarter, highest in company history $20 billion in revenue ($16.4 bn being service revenues) for Q4, up 9.5-percent ...

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From the rumor mill: Motorola X phone to be sold cheaply on Google Play, unlockable on Verizon, and available on multiple carriers

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Over at Droid-Life, there’s some inside information leaking that may or may not be of any actual value… but we can hope. The rumor mill is now pushing hard on the Motorola X phone, and dropping lists like the following: Motorola X Phone will be announced at Google I/O in May. ...

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Samsung SCH-I425 ‘Godiva’ leaks, bound for Verizon

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A Samsung SCH-I425 has been spotted on the GLBenchmark database, hinting at an upcoming Verizon smartphone. Operating under the codename of ‘Godiva’, the phone appears to run Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and feature a 1280×720 display, 1.4GHz Snapdragon S4 processor, and 4G LTE ...

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Samsung announces Galaxy Note 10.1 for Verizon

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Samsung today announced that the Galaxy Note 10.1 will be coming to Verizon later this month.  Pricing and exact timing are unknown however we expect Verizon to make a separate announcement in near future. In terms of hardware, the Galaxy Note 10.1 is everything we’ve seen so far, save ...

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