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International data overseas: How the U.S. carriers stack up

Oh, you'll have to pay extra for roaming data outside the U.S — the question is how much​ The editors here at Android Central tend to travel a lot for this job, and that isn't limited to staying in our home country. And when we travel, we need to have our phones with us and connected to data —...
Motorola Droid Turbo hotspot

The Motorola Droid Turbo is the best mobile hotspot I've ever owned

This week everyone is partying over the final release of Android 5.1 for the Droid Turbo. That doesn't sound like a very big deal on the face of it, but remember that until a few days ago the Turbo was still running Android 4.4 — it needed this update, bad. But a couple days after my wonderment...
Verizon XLTE hits six new cities, including Jackson and Selma

Verizon XLTE hits six new cities, including Jackson and Selma

Verizon has announced that it has expanded its XLTE service to six more cities across the U.S. Verizon has over 400 total XLTE markets, with the service providing up to double the speed of standard 4G LTE. Phones such as the HTC One M9 and Samsung Galaxy S6 are compatible with XLTE. XLTE is...

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Verizon XLTE hits six new cities, including Jackson and Selma

Verizon XLTE hits six new cities, including Jackson and Selma

Verizon has announced that it has expanded its XLTE service to six more cities across the U.S. Verizon has over 400 total XLTE markets, with the service providing up to double the speed of standard 4G LTE. Phones such as the HTC One M9 and Samsung Galaxy S6 are compatible with XLTE. XLTE is...
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Verizon reports increased earnings for Q2 2015, welcoming 1.1 million new customers

Verizon has published its earnings report for Q2 2015. The US carrier performed rather well in the second quarter of this year, pulling in $32.2 billion of revenue. The company continues to battle competitors to retain customers, but did manage to see its churn rate drop to just 0.90% – the...
Verizon pushes out an update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 update from Verizon enables fingerprint security for Exchange accounts

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is receiving a massive 2GB update from Verizon, that oddly enough only lists a few new features. Originally this update was made available through Samsung's desktop software, Kies, it now Verizon is pushing it out over-the-air. Clocking in at 2GB in size, one would...
Verizon LG G3 is currently receiving minor update

LG G3 gets a minor update from Verizon, adds a new Bluetooth button

Verizon is currently rolling out an update for the network's LG G3. While it appears to be only a minor release, we're looking at a new Bluetooth button to switch between outputs during a call, some HD voice options and other improvements. Here's the list of what has been added in this latest...
ZTE Spro 2 Smart Projector available on Verizon for $599

ZTE Spro 2 Smart Projector now available on Verizon's network for $599

ZTE is now selling a variant of the Spro 2 Smart Projector that will connect to, and be powered by, Verizon's 4G LTE Network. The projector is now available directly from ZTE, carrying a price tag of $599. Running Android 4.4, the Spro 2 features a 5-inch HD touch display, with 16GB of storage...
Motorola Droid Turbo hotspot

The Motorola Droid Turbo is the best mobile hotspot I've ever owned

This week everyone is partying over the final release of Android 5.1 for the Droid Turbo. That doesn't sound like a very big deal on the face of it, but remember that until a few days ago the Turbo was still running Android 4.4 — it needed this update, bad. But a couple days after my wonderment...
Sony Xperia Z4v may head to Verizon on August 13

Verizon may begin carrying the Sony Xperia Z4v on August 13 [Updated]

Update: The information that appeared on the microsite was not correct. At this time the launch date is still unknown. Original story: According to a new advertisement, it appears as though Verizon may be launching the Sony Xperia Z4v on August 13. When the device was first announced back in...
Verizon pushes small update to Samsung Galaxy S5

Minor update hitting the Samsung Galaxy S5 on Verizon

Verizon is currently pushing out a small update to Samsung Galaxy S5 owners on its network. The update brings along two minor changes to the device, according to the changelog. The listed changes are: "GALAXY Apps" app store will be auto installed on your device Fingerprint Scanner for...
Verizon pushes small update to Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge receiving small update from Verizon

Users who have the Samsung Galaxy S6 or Galaxy S6 edge on Verizon may have already noticed an update hitting their device, but unfortunately it is not Android 5.1.1. The update, which is rolling out now, brings two small fixes to both devices. First off, it updates the Samsung Reactivation Lock...
Verizon pushes out Lollipop to the Galaxy Note Edge

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge joins the Lollipop party, courtesy of Verizon

Looks like the Droid Turbo won't be the only device getting Lollipop today, as Verizon has also started pushing out an update for the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. This update, which brings Android 5.0 to the device, carries the version number of N915VVRU2BOF2. Included in this update are the usual...

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