Verizon Has an Indy Car App for Android

If the Indianapolis 500 is your thing, you might be interested to know that Verizon has launched an Android app called IndyCar Mobile. It has timing and scoring during races, live audio feed during races, race schedule and points standings, …

Verizon iPhone 4 Gets Called Out By Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports blasted the iPhone 4 when it first came out for AT&T, citing reception problems. You may recall Apple’s "antennagate" scandal, where it gave away free bumpers to make up for the issue. Now, Consumer Reports is making a similar case for Verizon’s incarnation of the iPhone 4. The nonprofit organization says, "Bottom Line: […]

Verizon Readies 4G Voice Network

Verizon Wireless is preparing to offer its customers a better sounding voice network, thanks to the power of 4G. CNN reports that Verizon will b…

iPad 2 to Have SD Card Slot & Qualcomm Chip [RUMOR]

More details are surfacing about the next generation of iPhone and iPad, including that both devices will feature Qualcomm chipsets and that the iPad 2 will have an SD card slot. The Verizon iPhone 4 utilizes a Qualcomm chipset instead of the Infereon version used in the AT&T/GSM iPhone in order to connect to Verizon’s […]

HTC Thunderbolt Photos Leak Ahead of CES

HTC Thunderbolt, the first LTE phone to land on Verizon, has been pictured in all its 4.3” glory. Besides the humongous screen, other interesting features of note is the kickstand on the back with Google branding…

Verizon FiOS Signs On for Google TV Ads

Google just gained a new partner in its Google TV Ads platform: Verizon FiOS TV. The new partnership means that advertisers who buy ad space through Google AdWords for TV now have access to over 50 networks carried by Verizon…

Motorola Droid Pro Pre-Sale Starts November 9 [RUMOR]

An internal document from Verizon suggests that the Motorola Droid Pro will be available for pre-sale at Verizon on November 9 and will arrive in stores on November 18. The document calls the Droid Pro an “iconic device……

Uh Oh: Verizon Slashes Microsoft Kin Prices Early

Mobile phones from Microsoft’s socially-inclined Kin line are already getting big price cuts just a month after they hit the market. That’s good news for consumers, sure, but it might be indicative of poor sales for the handsets. The…

Sprint Drops Plan to Offer Google’s Nexus One

Although Google announced only last month that Sprint would carry its Nexus One phone, the carrier has since retracted from that plan. Gizmodo reports that the carrier will instead focus its efforts on the upcoming HTC EVO 4G it will be launching this summer. Both devices are Android phones, but the EVO is arguably more […]

Apple Confirms AT&T Has iPhone Exclusivity Until 2012

It was speculative before given the lack of independent confirmation, but now apparently Apple has gone on record to confirm that the original deal signed with AT&T for iPhone exclusivity back in 2007 was a five-year deal. That means at least some legal hoops would need jumping through if we’re ever going to see that […]

iPad Dominates the Netbook in Reader Vote

If you’re in the market for a smaller-scale computing device, which one should you get: the netbook with its physical keyboard or the iPad, which has sold more than 450,000 units in less than a week? That was the question for this week’s Web Faceoff, our weekly poll series where we ask you, the reader, […]