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Verizon to finally roll out KitKat for the Galaxy S4 on May 2nd

Verizon Galaxy S4 KitKat Update

It’s taken far too long, but it looks like an update to the latest version of Android on Verizon’s Galaxy S4 is finally in sight. Android Geeks obtained a leaked document from one of its readers which points to May 2nd as the launch date for Android 4.4.2 KitKat on the S4, around two months after the roll out began for AT&T and Sprint subscribers. Google has made it clear that the inexplicable update delays will be handled more efficiently in the future, but for now, Verizon customers are dependent on internal leaks to learn about software updates.

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Galaxy S5 Developer Edition hits Verizon imminently

Samsung’s developer-aimed version of the Galaxy S5 has been revealed for Verizon users this week. While we’re not entirely sure when the device will be released in full, today it’s … Continue reading
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Verizon FiOS Media Server arrives as Quantum TV DVR that records up to 12 channels at once

We double checked the calendar too, but no, it’s not an April Fools joke — Verizon’s FIOS Media Server is finally available in a few areas as a part of the new Quantum TV package. The VMS1100 upgrades the standard cable boxes used by Verizon and…
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Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 LTE (Verizon) Review

With the Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 from Verizon Wireless, users have the largest tablet on the carrier. This device is not the largest tablet on the market – that … Continue reading
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Verizon offers the best deal yet on the HTC One (M8)

Cheapest HTC One (M8) Deals

Customers that intend to purchase the HTC One (M8) with a new two-year agreement should check out Verizon’s current deals, as the carrier has some interesting promotions available to customers, Droid-Life reports. For starters, Verizon lets interested buyers get two new HTC One models for the price of one as long as each device is tied to its own two-year contract.

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Leaked press images show Samsung’s ATIV SE for Verizon

Samsung’s upcoming Windows 8.1 smartphone for Verizon, the ATIV SE, passed through the FCC last month, and now we’re getting a look at the actual device. The leaked press photos above show a phone that strongly resembles the Windows Phone-powered…
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Verizon CEO: Internet TV talks with providers are taking place

We’ve seen a steady stream of official details and anonymous tips about Dish Network and DirecTV’s Internet TV ambitions since the original rumor surfaced on Monday. Yesterday, Verizon’s CEO Lowell … Continue reading
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How Verizon, AT&T blew their chance to be WhatsApp

Phone carriers lost $  33 billion

Facebook’s purchase of WhatsApp does a good job of showing just how much the wireless carriers failed to capitalize on messaging. It was their game to lose, with SMS built in as the default messaging client on just about every phone. If they had drastically lowered their prices, they could be where WhatsApp is today. Instead, a new report from Ovum Ltd. shows just how much carriers are losing each year to alternative messaging clients.

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Verizon Nexus 7 (2013) arrives February 13th, activations in tow

Just this morning a set of photos of the box for the Verizon version of the Nexus 7 were leaked, now here in the afternoon we’re seeing the real deal. … Continue reading
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Samsung’s new Windows Phone for Verizon reaches the FCC

Just in case it wasn’t already clear that Samsung is prepping a next-generation Windows Phone for Verizon, the company has just passed the device (the SM-W750V) through the FCC. The approval confirms the presence of Big Red-friendly LTE and CDMA…
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