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Verizon to offer $100 bill credit on new lines from Feb. 7th to 28th

Activation fees also waived until Feb. 17th Looking to activate a new line with a smartphone or mobile data device on Verizon? Well you'll be able to receive a $100 bill credit if you do so in the next three weeks. Reading from internal training document given to Android Central, it looks as...
Verizon HTC One update

Verizon HTC One KitKat update already hitting phones

Apparently 'shortly' was more like 'immediately' for this update Coming just hours after HTC announced that the KitKat update for Verizon HTC Ones was on the way "shortly," folks have already started seeing the update notification on their phones. The whopping 617MB update brings the HTC One up...
Verizon HTC One

Verizon HTC One getting KitKat update 'shortly'

Andorid 4.4 + Sense 5.5 update receives technical approval, OTA expected soon Mo Versi, HTC's Executive Director of Product Management, sends word that the Verizon HTC One should start receiving its Android 4.4 KitKat and HTC Sense 5.5 update "shortly." In a tweet, Versi reveals that the update...
Moto G

Verizon Moto G now receiving Android 4.4.2 KitKat update

All Moto Gs are now up-to-date with the latest software Following up roughly three weeks after the European Moto G started receiving its KitKat update, the Verizon model is having its day of update glory. Several people, including one of our readers @JoshuaWorth, have started pulling down the...
Verizon Ellipsis 7

Verizon Ellipsis 7 update rolls out, still a device few people should buy

Improved LTE performance, camera quality and battery life Remember the Ellipsis 7? That's the Verizon self-branded tablet the carrier released back in November for $250. Well for those half-dozen people who bought one, there's a pretty sizeable update waiting for you. Verizon has posted to its...
LG G Pad

LG tablet with Verizon LTE hits FCC, could be the G Pad 8.3

LG's G Pad 8.3 tablet could be headed to Verizon in the U.S., based on info from a recent FCC filing. Details of the LG-VK810, described in the official documents as a "portable tablet," show it as a device with LTE support on Bands 4 + 13 — the freqs used by Verizon — and with dimensions matching...
Verizon gold Note 3

Verizon 'rose gold white' Galaxy Note 3 pictured

Bronze-trimmed Note 3 to be 'available exclusively on Verizon Wireless' While we haven't spotted anything in the way of an official announcement, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in "rose gold white" has just appeared on Samsung Mobile's U.S. press site with Verizon badging. It's one of the three new...
Verizon

Verizon posts Q4 2013 earnings, wireless revenues reach $21.1 billion

1.7 million new customers, significant year-over-year increases in service and retail revenues Verizon has today posted its earnings report for the fourth quarter of 2013, showing strong results for its wireless and wireline businesses. Focusing on the wireless side of the equation, Verizon...
Gold Note 3 on Verizon

Get $100 back on the Gold Note 3 when it hits Verizon

Mail in rebate starts today, so look for an announcement soon We've seen some good evidence of the Rose Gold Galaxy Note 3 coming to Verizon soon, but this one is on actual Verizon digital letterhead. Starting today, a big mail-in rebate program kicks off and one of the devices you can save a...
Droid Maxx update

Droid Mini, Ultra and Maxx KitKat update expanded beyond soak test

Camera improvements, better power usage and the same visual styling as Jelly Bean Following nearly a month after notice of an Android 4.4 KitKat soak test for Motorola's new droid devices, the update has resumed its rollout to the general public. It isn't typical to see such a delay between the...
Moto G Verizon

Moto G available from Verizon today for $99

Big red cuts $80 off the price of the best prepaid phone on the market If you're looking for an cheap Android that doesn't act like a cheap Android, and need to stay on Verizon, today is where everything comes together. The Moto G is available today from Verizon prepaid, and it will only set you...
Motorola Droid 4

Motorola Droid 4 soak test invites being sent out

No clear indication of what the software update will bring We've already seen Motorola roll out a rather quick Android 4.4 update for the Moto X, and now Droid 4 owners are receiving a soak test invitation. Shortly after rolling out the soak tests on the Moto X, Droid Ultra and various other...
Moto G

Moto G officially hits Verizon prepaid on Jan. 9 for $99

U.S. carrier undercuts Motorola's own purchase price by $80 Verizon today officially announced that the Moto G will be available online on Jan. 9. It'll be available in-stores thereafter, but you might already be able to pick one up at Best Buy. The U.S. carrier is going as far as undercutting...
Moto G Verizon

Moto G possibly headed to Verizon on Jan. 9 for $99 [Updated]

Motorola's mid-range smartphone may be landing on Verizon sooner than expected While we thought that Motorola's $179 price tag for the Moto G was quite impressive it looks as though Verizon may be releasing it for an even lower price point. Some images have surfaced from Best Buy locations...
KitKat

Android 4.4 KitKat update hitting Droid Ultra, MAXX and Mini

Update rolling out 'in phases' starting today Verizon has taken to Twitter to announce that the Droid Ultra, Droid MAXX and Droid Mini will start receiving their over-the-air updates to Android 4.4 KitKat from today. The update is rolling out "in phases" according to the carrier, following a...
Galaxy S3

Verizon Galaxy S3 receiving its Android 4.3 update

Galaxy Gear support, Multi Window and more all included It's been a long time coming, but the Verizon Galaxy S3 is starting to receive its Android 4.3 update over-the-air today. Not only has Verizon updated its support documentation to indicate that the update is ready, dozens of members in our...
HTC One on Verizon

Verizon's HTC One getting Android 4.3 today

469MB update brings the HTC One to Android 4.3 and fixes a few bugs Folks with an HTC One on Verizon should start checking for a software update, as the OTA to Android 4.3 is pushing out now. The update to 4.3 also carries a few other minor changes: OS Upgrade to Android Jelly Bean 4.3 VZ...
Kindle Fire HDX

Redbox Instant arrives on the Amazon Appstore for Kindle Fires

App only compatible with Kindle Fire tablets Coming up on exactly one year after its release on Google Play, Verizon's Redbox Instant streaming app is now available for the Kindle Fire. If you're not quite familiar with Redbox Instant, it falls in line with many other video on-demand offerings,...
Motorola Droid Ultra

Motorola starting software soak test for Verizon Droids

Attention, owners of the Verizon Motorola Droid Ultra, Droid Mini and Droid Maxx: Motorola has just sent out invites for a software "soak test" for the trio of devices. Nothing definite, but that could well mean Android 4.4 KitKat is on its way. (Or it could be a lesser version. We've got our...
T-Mobile

T-Mobile nearing deal to buy 700MHz spectrum from Verizon

In return, Verizon to receive cash and AWS spectrum in certain markets T-Mobile could potentially be ready to wrap up a big deal for some of Verizon's spectrum. According to a report from Bloomberg, the carriers are nearing a deal to transfer 700MHz "A block" spectrum from Verizon to T-Mobile...

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