Sprint 4G LTE network adds 41 new markets; total rises to 151

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Sprint announced on Tuesday that 41 new markets are officially seeing 4G LTE speeds across the United States. With notable cities that include Philadelphia; the Bronx and Brooklyn, N.Y.; and Jacksonville, Fla.; Sprint’s footprint now reaches 151 areas in total. While it languishes behind ...

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AT&T now has fastest and most reliable 4G LTE network

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Get ready for some new ad campaigns with a bit of mud slinging and braggadocio. AT&T now owns the title of fastest 4G LTE network and the most reliable in the nation. That is, of course, the claims from independent third-party data hold up. So who is it that says AT&T has the best 4G... ...

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AT&T keeps foot on the gas, announces 35 more LTE markets

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If it feels like every time you look AT&T is announcing a chunk of new LTE markets it's because it's true.

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Verizon hits 500 LTE markets; VoLTE-compatible phones due 2014

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Verizon announced this week that the carrier now has 500 markets across the United States which offer 4G LTE speeds.  Parkersburg, W.Va., became the lucky city to see the monumental mark and will play host to a number of related activities from Verizon over the coming days. After getting ...

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Verizon officially unveiled the Casio G’zOne Commando 4G LTE

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Back in 2011, Verizon and Casio officially introduced the G’zOne Commando, a rugged Android powered smartphone. Now after 2 years, Verizon and Casio are back again and this time, it’s known as the Casio G’zOne Commando 4G LTE. Yes, it comes with Verizon’s blazing fast ...

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Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 appears at FCC with AT&T LTE

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Samsung officially announced the Galaxy Mega 6.3 back in April, an Android smartphone with a ‘mega’ display. In the same month, FCC hinted that we might see the Galaxy Mega 6.3 on AT&T and now the handset is back again at FCC, bringing some new details with it as well. ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 with AT&T friendly LTE receives the FCC’s approval

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Not a fan of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Wi-Fi only? Not to worry, as the opportunity to buy an LTE version could be coming soon. The FCC just gave their blessing on a version that includes an 850 /1900 GSM radio along with LTE bands 2, 4, 5, and 17 (all signs of hardware... Read More

Could white Nexus 4 be the refreshed LTE model for Google I/O?

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Don’t your breath or anything, but it’s possible that Google will release a white version of the Nexus 4. Expected to arrive with 32GB storage and LTE connectivity, the Nexus 4 has been rumored for a refresh for a while now. New images surfacing this week show the white model is ...

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AT&T adding LTE to 17 new regions, expanding 9 others

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AT&T’s stated last year that they set a goal of having 300 million LTE points of presence by the end of 2013, and by the looks of it, they may just reach that goal. The company recently announced that it has added 17 new regions for LTE coverage and is expanding coverage in 9 others.... Read More

SIMPLE Mobile, a great alternative to contract plans

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I hate bills, especially phone bills, and when I receive one in the mail that includes overage charges I want to scream. Who wants to take time out of their busy and already chaotic day to call customer service to barter a deal that gets rid of excessive charges that weren’t supposed to ...

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Sprint adds 21 markets to 4G LTE footprint

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Sprint today announced the expansion of its 4G LTE network, listing 21 new markets with faster data connectivity. Spread over a handful of states, these new cities bring Sprint’s coverage to a total of 88 markets with more to come. Sprint is pushing forward with the 4G LTE network, and ...

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LG Optimus F7 making its way to Boost Mobile LTE lineup?

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Back at the MWC, LG introduced a pair of new Optimus F5 smartphones, one of them the LG Optimus F7. In brief, it’s a mid-end Android powered phone with a good set of specs. Tech blog 9to5Google is claiming that Boost Mobile will be launching this smartphone as a ‘popular ...

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AT&T to sell Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 LTE on April 5

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AT&T today announced that the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 LTE will be available starting from April 5. Available as standalone for $399, the tablet can be added to one of AT&T’s shared data plans. On the other hand, you can also pick it up for $249, provided you agree to a two-year ...

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T-Mobile announces LTE is on the way, updates Galaxy Note 2

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Many T-Mobile customers have been patiently waiting for the arrival of LTE, and the time is quickly approaching.  After months of testing in Las Vegas and Kansas City, T-Mobile has announced that it will be slowly rolling out by the end of this month. It’s all a part of a system-wide ...

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Sprint calls on $49.99 Sprint Force as latest 4G LTE handset

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Sprint today announced its latest smartphone, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream powered Sprint Force, is now available online and at retail locations around the country. Priced at $49.99 (after a $50 mail-in rebate) with a two-year service agreement, the handset features a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, ...

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