US carrier variants of the LG G3 arrive, Verizon goes it alone
Jul08

US carrier variants of the LG G3 arrive, Verizon goes it alone

The LG G3 will be getting its launch in the United States over the next few weeks, and today we can take a look at the different carrier variants of the handset. As you can see in the image, the G3 will roll out on the big four US carriers, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile. Interestingly, the Verizon G3 will look different to the other versions or indeed the international variant that we have seen so far. Big Red is continuing...

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Sprint and Samsung team up for Galaxy S5 Sport
Jun23

Sprint and Samsung team up for Galaxy S5 Sport

Sprint has teamed up with Samsung to launch a new version of the company's Galaxy S5 flagship. The handset in question is the Galaxy S5 Sport, a variation of the Korean company's recently launched GS5 Active, albeit a variation that is exclusive to Sprint. As this is essentially a retooled Galaxy S5 Active, it sports the same physical buttons that differentiate the smartphone from the normal GS5 flagship. It is the same rugged beast,...

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Verizon and T-Mobile unseat AT&T as the nation’s fastest networks in new study

When it comes to the number of subscribers that each carrier has, the top performers in the United States are Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and then T-Mobile. However, when looking at how fast is the data service that users on those networks can expect, the rankings see some surprising shifts. PCMag has released its annual Fastest Mobile Networks survey and found some surprising news. While AT&T was the leading carrier in the 2013...

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Sprint and T-Mobile merger in the early stages of happening
Jun05

Sprint and T-Mobile merger in the early stages of happening

A deal between Sprint and T-Mobile has often been mooted and it is fairly common knowledge that the companies have explored the idea of a merger on several occasions. Now it looks like the Sprint/T-Mobile union is ready to go ahead as the companies are at the stage of detailing an arrangement. A merger between the third (Sprint) and fourth (T-Mobile) largest carriers in the United States would shake up the mobile industry and put real...

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Samsung Galaxy Note II on Sprint adds Android 4.4 KitKat

The Samsung Galaxy Note II may have been released nearly two years ago, but the Sprint version of the phone is getting an update to Android 4.4 KitKat today. This is Android 4.2.2 and it includes a number of changes and improvements both to Android and the Touchwiz user experience. Here's a list of what's new courtesy of Samsung. Media Controls - full-screen album art and media controls when listening to music Camera Shortcut  -...

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