Verizon, Samsung Tap Galaxy Tab with $599 Price Tag and November 11 Launch

We just received official word from a Samsung rep that Verizon's version of the Galaxy Tab is slated to launch next month. Due on November 11th, the Android 2.2 tablet will run $599 off contract.

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Verizon Announces Field Force Manager for Android

Verizon has announced an Android version of their Field Force Manger service for businesses. The location-based mobile resource management tool allows businesses locate, monitor, and communicate with their mobile field workers.

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New Verizon Droid Commercial Features Lookout Security App

Mobile security has been one of the hot topics at CTIA this year, according to the people we have talked with attending the event.  This makes sense as more and more people are using their handsets for their computing needs when they are on the go. One of the interesting apps that has been ...

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Verizon Announces the Motorola Droid Pro [UPDATE]

UPDATE: Full press release and specs after the break: Verizon has officially announced the Droid Pro.  Before I go any farther, I just want to say that I absolutely love the form factor.  I just hope Motorola got it right this time and we don’t have another Motorola Charm on our hands. ...

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Motorola Citrus Announced, Headed for Verizon

Verizon also announced the entry-level Motorola Citrus.  The Citrus is powered by Android 2.1 and is both sleek and compact in design. Looks pretty nice for an entry-level handset.  That is all we really know now.  This news is just breaking. Anyone excited about this? Source: Engadget

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Rumor: 1.3GHz ZTE Phone Coming to Verizon

Late yesterday afternoon, the Boy Genius Report posted a quick blurb that might perk up your ears. According to their sources, Chinese handset maker ZTE is rumored to be working on some high end devices for Verizon.

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Calling all Android users on Verizon!

Getting tired of being left behind for the next Android phones or are you like me and just want a new phone ever six months or so?  If so, check this out.  Verizon has just launched a new trade-in service for any phones from any carriers. https://www.trade-in.vzw.com/Home.aspx I just tried it ...

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Shots of Verizon-Branded HTC Merge Hit Web, Bing Safely in Tow

While this is a news from a couple days ago, it is still important.  Photos of the CDMA version of the HTC Desire Z have surfaced again. It appears to be headed to Verizon.  BGR has scored a mega-load of images of what looks to be a more finished device. The model number (ADR6325) is... Read More

And So It Begins, Verizon CEO Confirms Tiered Data Plans

I kind of want to put this article in the rant section, because it is well known how I feel about Verizon and their habits of nickel and diming their customers to death. Engadget Mobile is reporting today that Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg has confirmed that over the next four to six months, his ...

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Verizon: “There is a Need for Another Android Store”

The nation's largest wireless provider is gearing up to release an app store to take on the Android Market. What started out last week as speculation has been confirmed this week by Verizon's VP consumer solutions.

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Rumor: LG Optimus One Coming to Verizon as ‘Vortex’

e've said it here plenty of times - LG has next to zero Android presence in the United States. Watching them unveil phones like last week's Optimus One and Optimus Chic only make us jealous. The Ally is good stuff, but where is the great stuff? According to our friend Kyle (TheDroidGuy), it ...

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HTC Lexikon Headed to Verizon? Is This a Leaked ROM?

It was just over a month ago when we first learned of the existence of a new HTC device, the Lexikon.  Hitting the internet along with the HTC Bee, we got our first glimpse at its supposed specs.  A primer for those who missed it or forgot: The sliding QWERTY featured a MSM7630 Snapdragon ...

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Verizon: “No Froyo for Droid Eris”

Verizon has confirmed that the HTC Droid Eris will not be seeing an Android 2.2 'Froyo' update. Considering how early in Android's life this phone came out, we're not shocked to hear 2.1 would be the last officially supported version.

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Samsung Launching Galaxy Tab on T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint

This evening in New York City Samsung blew us away-again! That’s right, they announced not only the Samsung Media Hub service, but let the world know that the Galaxy Tab will be available on Sprint, AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile. The big four! See the release after the jump!

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WSJ: Verizon, AT&T, and Sprint to Carry Samsung Tab

Sorry T-Mobile fans.  The Wall Street Journal does not have much good news for you when it comes to the Samsung Tab.  According to the newspaper, Samsung has inked a deal with the top three US carriers that will see each of them providing the upstart iPad killer when it lands locally.  This ...

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