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AT&T and Verizon working to jointly acquire Vodafone?

AT&T and Verizon working to jointly acquire Vodafone?

By 2 April 2013

US carriers Verizon and AT&T may be working to acquire Vodafone, the world's second-largest mobile carrier, according to the Financial Times. The deal would value Vodafone at $245 billion, putting it behind China Mobile which leads with 439 million subscribers.... >>

AT&T says it has an 'exclusive' on the 64GB HTC One variant stateside

AT&T says it has an 'exclusive' on the 64GB HTC One variant stateside

By 30 March 2013

If you're stateside and looking for a bit of extra storage on your HTC One, AT&T will be your destination. The nation's second largest has announced that it will get the "exclusive" 64GB of HTC's next-flagship.  In a video on its YouTube the account,... >>

HTC exec confirms next-generation J Butterfly handset

HTC exec confirms next-generation J Butterfly handset

By 27 March 2013

HTC Marketing Chief Ben Ho has confirmed that the company will be rolling out a successor to the J Butterfly in response to high demand, reports Focus Taiwan. The HTC J Butterfly was launched last year in several Asia territories, to much fanfare. It... >>

Netflix competitor Redbox Instant launches in the US, with a focus on movies

Netflix competitor Redbox Instant launches in the US, with a focus on movies

By 14 March 2013

Verizon and Redbox's joint movie streaming venture Redbox Instant has officially launched in the US, providing an alternative to Netflix for an $8 monthly subscription.  The monthly subscription offers four one-night DVD rentals and unlimited streaming... >>

Verizon Wireless BlackBerry Z10 goes on sale 28 March for $199

Verizon Wireless BlackBerry Z10 goes on sale 28 March for $199

By 13 March 2013

Verizon Wireless is the second carrier to bring make BlackBerry Z10 available in the US, and has announced the BlackBerry 10-packed handset will be available 28 March. Pre-orders on Verizon will begin on 14 March at 8AM EST. Pricing is as expected: $199... >>

BlackBerry Z10 'will be available across the US in a few short weeks'

BlackBerry Z10 'will be available across the US in a few short weeks'

By 27 February 2013

BlackBerry has provided great news for US customers foaming at the mouth to get their hands on the new BlackBerry 10 platform. The Waterloo-based company tweeted from its official Twitter account: "BlackBerry 10 will be available across the US in a few... >>

Redbox Instant gaining Xbox 360 support in the near future

Redbox Instant gaining Xbox 360 support in the near future

By 5 February 2013

Microsoft's Major Nelson has announced that Verizon's Red Box Instant movie service will come exclusively to the Xbox 360 in the near future.  The Xbox 360 app will allow users to buy and rent movie releases without a Redbox Instant subscription, much... >>

Droid DNA review
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Droid DNA review

By 5 February 2013

Motorola and Verizon took the world by storm with the introduction of the original Droid in 2009. It was one of the first serious Android handsets on the market, and arguably, helped bring Android to where it is today.  Verizon has continued with its... >>

Next-gen Droid DNA tipped for Verizon. Is it the M7?

Next-gen Droid DNA tipped for Verizon. Is it the M7?

By 4 February 2013

A new version of HTC's flagship Droid DNA is tipped to be released at Verizon Wireless. With the upcoming announcement of the HTC M7 later this month, this could very well be Verizon's version. Twitter user @LlabTooFeR, who has been spot-on with HTC handset... >>

Verizon releases Android 4.0 update for the HTC Thunderbolt

Verizon releases Android 4.0 update for the HTC Thunderbolt

By 31 January 2013

Verizon has announced the arrival of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich for the HTC Thunderbolt, the carrier's first LTE handset.  Announced all the way back in 2011, HTC Thunderbolt users felt left out of the mix without Ice Cream Sandwich for so long.... >>