Verizon officially confirms HTC One for “later this summer”

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It’s coming – the HTC One will be available on the #Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network later this summer #HTCOne @htcusa — Verizon Wireless (@VZWnews) June 3, 2013 Verizon today confirmed that it will indeed offer the HTC One “later this summer”. Yep – that’s it. No more to ...

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When will Verizon launch HTC One?

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Sounds as though HTC may have finally played it’s hand correctly to get big red carrying the same model as other carriers. We’ll see if that holds or if they make the struggling handset manufacturer rename the One before it releases. Although I don’t think anyone would be too ...

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Verizon Motorola DROID RAZR HD and DROID RAZR M now available in blue

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A small paint job always seems to give some users the extra push they needed to pick up a specific device. A few weeks ago, notable leaker @evleaks did what he does best, and – well, leaked a couple face lifts. The Motorola DROID RAZR HD and DROID RAZR M were shown off through ...

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New details trickle in for Verizon’s XFON

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The picture grows a little bit clearer today for the Verizon edition of the so-called X Phone/XFON as new details have surfaced. Thanks to the team at Droid Life we now have an understanding as to what model number and basic specs to look forward to seeing. According to their source, the XFON ...

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All 4 major US carriers now part of ‘It Can Wait’ texting campaign

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We all know how dangerous texting and driving is (I’m looking at you, corporate bigwig in the fast lane in 8AM traffic). Now, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile have joined AT&T in their “It Can Wait” anti-texting-and-driving campaign. The new co-operative initiative, something ...

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Electronic Frontier Foundation shows Google fights for user privacy more than Apple, others

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If you have an interest in your privacy – and, let’s be honest, you really should – then this information from the Electronic Frontier Foundation should be of interest to you. According to a recent report from the EFF, Google has ranked as one of the highest in a slew of ...

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Pantech Perception comes to Verizon on April 25

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Verizon today announced its next Android smartphone, the low-cost Pantech Perception, arrives in late April. Priced at $99.99 with a two-year service agreement and $50 mail-in rebate, the phone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and comes with specs that closely resemble last year’s top ...

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Leaked document shows Galaxy S4 may come to AT&T April 26, followed by T-Mobile and Verizon

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While we’re still in the official dark about the release dates on the Samsung Galaxy S4, a newly leaked document from Staples may hold some information. According to the paper, leaked to Engadget, the Samsung Galaxy S4 is set to tentatively be released on AT&T on April 26, T-Mobile on ...

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Verizon readying Device Payment Plan option for smartphones

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Verizon may soon introduce an option for customers which allows them to pay full retail cost for devices, according to details obtained by Droid Life. Following in the footsteps of T-Mobile’s UNcarrier strategy, the option will presumably let subscribers pay for handsets over a two-year ...

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Motorola Droid Bionic is Verizon’s latest to join Jelly Bean club

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Verizon’s latest member of the Jelly Bean club is the Motorola Droid Bionic, reports the carrier today. The Android 4.1.2 update begins rolling out in phases starting on April 15 and will bring your Droid Bionic current with 98.72.22.XT875.Verizon.en.US. As is often the case, the update ...

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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 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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