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Pantech Marauder – The budget phone that shows Android has no budget phones [Hardware Review]

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The Pantech Marauder is my first Pantech phone, and its first Ice Cream Sandwich phone for Verizon. While handling the phone for the first time, I knew it was a mid to low tier smartphone, however, the software fr…

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Verizon expected to launch the LG Optimus Vu as the Intuition for $199 on two year contract

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According to the place card Verizon uses to display a device’s name, cost, and attractive features, the Optimus Vu will launch on Big Red as the LG Intuition. The leaked place card was picked up by Droid-L…

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Unlock Verizon GS3 Bootloader using 1-click app method

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If you are looking for an easy and simple way to unlock the bootloader on your Verizon Wireless Samsung Galaxy S III, then you will be pleased to know an app is now available in the Google Play Store that will perfor…

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Verizon Samsung Galaxy S III bootloader can be unlocked thanks to devs

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Out of the four major American carriers, Verizon was the only one who required a locked bootloader on its version of the Samsung Galaxy S III.  Naturally, this upset many developers and Android enthusiasts who…

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Verizon expands its 4G LTE footprint by launching 34 new LTE markets on August 16

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Verizon Wireless will roll-out 4G LTE service to 34 additional markets tomorrow (August 16), as well as expand service in 38 markets.  It’s great to see Verizon so proactive with deploying 4G LTE servic…

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Android Devices

Verizon: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 goes on sale Aug. 17 for $349

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In case your interested in a 7 inch tablet that has a cellular connection, then you may want to consider Verizon’s upcoming Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 by Samsung. Launching on August 17 for $349, the latest Samsung G…

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Motorola Droid 4 updated to Android 4.0, offers global roaming and other fixes

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The Motorola Droid 4 is a solid smartphone option for users on Verizon interested in a QWERTY device, and today, it becomes an even better option with Android 4.0.  According to a Verizon blog post, the Android 4…

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LG expected to debut 5 inch Optimus Vu in September on Verizon Wireless

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In a press release issued by LG earlier today, it appears the LG Optimus Vu is headed to the United States by the end of Q3.  Based on this intel, the Optimus Vu will launch between now and the end of September.  Ther…

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Need more shared data on Verizon? Contact customer service

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Most consumers know about Verizon’s Share Everything data plans, but not everyone knows the shared data extends far beyond the publicized 10GB all the way up to 20GB.  When originally announced by Veri…

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HTC targets phablet niche with its rumored 5 inch device headed for Verizon

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Fans of larger smartphones on Verizon were only recently able to purchase the Galaxy S III with its 4.8 inch screen, but are unable to get their hands on the Samsung Galaxy Note with its mighty 5.3 inch screen. Acc…

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Motorola DROID RAZR HD leaks online, inches closer to launch

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Sure, the Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX is a great phone, but Verizon customers uninterested in the Samsung Galaxy S III are anxiously awaiting for the successor to the RAZR MAXX in form of the RAZR HD.  We have alread…

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Ice Cream Sandwich for HTC Rezound is now live

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The HTC Rezound is a pretty solid Android smartphone on Verizon that was hampered by launching with Android 2.3, but that blemish is about to disappear.  According to a few published Verizon documents and post…

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Verizon entices feature phone users with Pantech Marauder for $50 on contract

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One of Verizon’s goals is to persuade feature phone owners to adopt smartphones, which will lead to increased revenue over the duration of a two year contract. However, most refrain from purchasing a sm…

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Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Nexus receives a price cut, now costs $99 on contract

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Today we have some good news for those interested in the Samsung Galaxy Nexus on Verizon.  According to the product page on Verizon’s website, the Galaxy Nexus’s price has been reduced to $99 on a t…

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Verizon Wireless and Comcast offer incentives to customers who bundle their services

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Verizon and Comcast have been competitors for home Internet, phone, and television service, but the two companies put that aside in the interest of gaining more money. Cable provider Comcast and the wireless…

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