Tag Archive: Verizon

Verizon Pixel XL shipments facing delays, possibly until early 2017

When Verizon started selling the Google Pixel a while ago, the Pixel XL 128GB was immediately sold out. If you’re wondering whether those lucky individuals managed to get their hands on the Pixel XL 128GB, the answer is – not yet. It appears that customers who have ordered a Pixel XL are being forced to

Black Friday: Verizon offers free Pixels, Galaxy S7 phones via trade-in program

In a recent post we’ve shared with you some of Verizon’s best deals on holiday season. But now that Black Friday is due to start in a few hours, Big Red has lifted the veil on its list of promotions for the upcoming weekend. Like T-Mobile, Verizon will be tempting users with a trade-in program.

Google Pixel sales are strong at Verizon as big advertising spend continues

U.S. Pixel buyers seem to be picking Verizon as their carrier of choice.

Much as everyone (myself included) has bemoaned the “exclusive” launch of the Pixel on Verizon, it seems to be a winning strategy in the U.S. for both Google and the carrier. Even though you can buy a Pixel through several different channels unlocked, including Google’s own store, research has revealed that the Pixel is selling extremely well at Verizon directly.

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Verizon Moto Z and Z Force reportedly receiving Nougat update

Good news for people who love sweet updates.

Verizon subscribers will be the world’s first Moto Z users to experience Android 7.0 Nougat, according to several Reddit users reportedly receiving the long-awaited update.

The two phones shipped with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow back in July with Moto’s light touch applied to its stock Android veneer. The Nougat update brings the standard fare of features to the Moto Z Droid and Moto Z Force Droid. According to  [Read More…]

Verizon now carrying Samsung Galaxy S7 edge in Blue Coral

You can now get your Samsung Galaxy S7 edge in Blue Coral from Verizon.

Fans of Samsung’s ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 who especially loved the glorious Blue Coral color option can now get the next best Samsung device — the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge — in that stunning shade of blue from Verizon. Verizon is also currently offering a buy one, get one half off deal for those looking to win the holiday season with an amazing gift for  [Read More…]

Results are in: Verizon is still the number one carrier in the U.S.

Third-quarter earning results are in for U.S. wireless carriers.

Fierce Wireless has helped deconstruct the third-quarter 2016 results from research firm Strategy Analytics.

Verizon and AT&T are not only the top two mobile service providers in America, but they’re also neck-and-neck for subscribers on their respective networks. Verizon covers about 143 million people, while AT&T is close behind with a count of 133 million. It’s also worth nothing that AT&T was number one for average revenue  [Read More…]

Verizon builds on IoT division, acquires ‘smart city’ tech firm

Verizon is hoping to make our city street corners smarter in the not-too-distant future.

Verizon made a move to expand it’s IoT business today, announcing the acquisition of LQD WiFi LLC., a private company based in New York that designed and developed publicly-accessible smart hubs. Branded as Palo, they are street-level kiosk-style structures that offers a range of services such as local community information, wayfinding, public safety announcements, and transit updates via 46-inch touchscreens, as well as providing free  [Read More…]

Verizon announces Rogue One – Star Wars 360 experience for Samsung Gear VR

We have good news for you VR fans out there. Verizon has announced this week it will be offering access to VR content based on the upcoming Star Wars episode called Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. You’ll need to have a Samsung Gear VR headset in order to immerse yourself in the 360-degree Rogue

Verizon rings up two new rate plans for prepaid customers

Only days after shedding its lowest rate plan for prepaid customers, Verizon is back to change things up. Today finds the carrier adding two new options to its Verizon Prepaid options. Starting from November 13, Verizon Prepaid subscribers will be able to choose from $ 50 and $ 70 offerings. The former provides for 5GB of 4G

New Verizon customers can get the Moto Z Play Droid for $10/month

Are you considering moving to Verizon? If that’s the case, we have some good news those of you who are looking to do business with Big Red. The carrier is now welcoming newcomers with an exciting promotion for the Moto Z Play Droid. The Moto Z Play Droid might not be a top of the