Samsung has been at its most successful when filling voids in Apple's iPhone lineup: It offered Verizon support up until 2011, large screens up until 2014. What voids are left to fill now? The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6Show More Summary
Samsung has been most successful when it's made products specifically to fill gaps in Apple's lineup. When you couldn't get an iPhone or Verizon, Samsung made sure you could get a not-an-iPhone on Verizon. When you couldn't get an iPad...Show More Summary
If Verizon and AT&T's wireless business model is to bill for data, shouldn't devices that lead to more data usage be emphasized?
Last month, my two-year contract with Verizon finally expired so I treated myself to an iPhone 6 Plus. The phone had already been out for about two months at that point, so I knew what to expect. In terms of sheer size and quality, the iPhone 6 Plus' giant screen was a huge improvement over my iPhone 5, which now feels as tiny as a Tic-Tac. Show More Summary
Walmart is offering a $50 discount on the latest iPhones, which means that you can get the 16GB iPhone 6 for as low as $129 on a two-year contract with AT&T, Sprint or Verizon. The 16GB iPhone 6 Plus is also discounted to $229 (down from $279). Show More Summary
What made noted Microsoft reporter Ed Bott finally give up on Windows Phone and switch to an iPhone 6 Plus? Was it the lack of flagship phones? The lack of apps? No. It was Verizon's unwillingness to approve software updates in a timely manner and Microsoft's inability to compel them forward. Show More Summary
It’s the end of an era! Or at least, the beginning of a process that will eventually lead to the end of an era. 3G was once the great new hotness that made everyone run out and buy an iPhone, but over the years it’s been left in the dust by faster 4G LTE service. Now Verizon, the country’s largest … [More]
When I finally admitted that my Android phone — a Motorola Droid Razr that I'd gotten for a penny as part of a Verizon upgrade — needed to retire, I decided to switch to the iPhone 6 Plus. I've been back-and-forth between Android and iOS, but have been solidly Google-ified for the last year and a half. Show More Summary
There are a lot of good phones out there. From the iPhone 6 to the Galaxy Note 4, the market is saturated with devices clamoring for your attention with their thinness, metal structure or fancy exclusive features. Motorola and Verizon’s...Show More Summary
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Target offers 20% off all Verizon phones: iPhone 6 starts at $160...Show More Summary
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My son has wanted an iPhone 6 from the moment he saw the first leaked images. He saved his money so he’d be able to get the version with the largest hard drive. When we went to Verizon Wireless, the … Continue reading ?
If you buy a new iPad from your friendly local Apple store, you might notice that you get an Apple SIM inside, rather than a regular 'ole one from Verizon or T-Mobile or whatever. Sadly, for those of you thinking that heralded the demise of SIM cards as we know them, Apple's VP for iPhone has a message for ya: not so fast. Read more...
A new leader often means new opportunities, even for the oldest of businesses. Sprint Corp.’s new CEO Marcelo Claure wants new customers and he know how to get them – entice buyers with new iPhones every year, and sweeten the deal … Continue reading ?
With new iPhone deals enticing customers, carriers are doubling data to keep current subscribers.
After frantic marketing activity following launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models, it was a relatively quiet week for the major U.S. wireless players- AT&T, Verizon and Sprint. While there were fewer new offers by the carriers, plenty of other reasons kept them in the news.
Rogelio V. Solis/APA customer looks at the screen size on the new iPhone 6 Plus while waiting in line to upgrade his iPhone at a Verizon Wireless store in Flowood, Miss., last month. By Steve Liesman | @steveliesman Nearly half of Americans...Show More Summary
How much would you pay for an iPhone prototype? $1,000? $10,000? How about $100,000? A 64 GB iPhone 6 said to be a prototype model is currently commanding more than $100,000 on eBay. The seller claims that Verizon shipped him the device by mistake. Show More Summary
Want to own a super-rare prototype iPhone 6, as accidentally sent out to a Verizon customer? You’d better have six-figures to spare. The alleged prototype in question has appeared on eBay, running the internal Apple applications the company uses to … Read more ›
The story goes like this: A Verizon customer was sent a prototype iPhone 6 when renewing their contract and instead of returning it, the owner has decided to sell it on eBay. The alleged prototype device is pictured in diagnostic mode...Show More Summary