New MacBook Pros are here! Get the lowest prices anywhere: Apple Price Guides updated July 31st (exclusive coupons)

Topic: Verizon

Analyst: Android US smartphone share drop to continue

06/21/2011, 02:06 am

After Google's Android experienced its first loss of market share in a region since 2009 during the March quarter, one analyst believes Apple's iPhone will continue to win back share in the U.S. smartphone market.

68 comments

Verizon rumored to begin tiered data plans July 7 starting at $30 for 2GB [u]

06/20/2011, 04:06 pm

Verizon is expected to join AT&T in doing away with its unlimited data plans beginning July 7, with plans starting at $30 per month for 2GB of data, according to a new rumor.

78 comments

Apple recalling some Verizon iPad 2 units with duplicate IDs

06/10/2011, 09:06 pm

Apple has confirmed that an "extremely small number" of iPad 2 units for Verizon have been recalled because they were accidentally shipped with identical electronic serial numbers.

5 comments

More evidence emerges of hybrid GSM-CDMA 'iPhone 4S'

06/10/2011, 08:06 pm

A new report provides further evidence that Apple is looking to release a global iPhone capable of connecting to both GSM and CDMA networks later this year.

30 comments

With later arrival of new iPhone, HTC may challenge Apple as top US smartphone maker

06/10/2011, 07:06 am

Handset maker HTC has seen strong sales of its Android-based smartphones on all four U.S. carriers, putting the Taiwanese company in a position to contend with Apple for the title of top smartphone seller in the U.S.

107 comments

Walmart offering Apple's 16GB iPhone 4 for $147 through June 30

06/06/2011, 11:06 am

Though a new iPhone is not expected to be announced this week, through the rest of June Walmart is offering the 16GB iPhone 4 for $147, or more than $50 off the usual $199 price, with a two-year contract.

16 comments

AT&T says it is "working on" shared data plans, no delivery date set

06/02/2011, 05:06 pm

AT&T is still "working on" delivering a shared data plan that would allow users to pool minutes and data plans between their devices.

28 comments

AT&T will bring 4G LTE to 70M customers in 15 markets by end of 2011

05/25/2011, 02:05 pm

Though reports have suggested Apple's next iPhone will not support the 4G long-term evolution standard, AT&T will roll out its new high-speed network to more than 70 million customers by the end of 2011.

31 comments

AT&T shows off 'real-world' 28.8 Mbps LTE download speeds

05/19/2011, 09:05 pm

During a media tour at an AT&T research lab, the carrier demoed its upcoming 4G Long Term Evolution network, which appeared to be significantly faster than rival Verizon, reaching download speeds of 28.87 Mbps and 10.4 Mbps for uploads.

37 comments

Verizon, AT&T to have simultaneous launch of Apple's world-mode 'iPhone 5'

05/19/2011, 03:05 pm

Verizon on Thursday said it will institute capped data plans for customers this summer much like its rival AT&T did last year, and also that it will receive Apple's fifth-generation iPhone at the same time as its competition.

25 comments

Apple job posting hints at upcoming Sprint iPhone

05/16/2011, 09:05 pm

An Apple job listing for a "carrier engineer" located near the Sprint headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri, may point to the company's plans to add support for the carrier in an upcoming iPhone.

10 comments

US senators grill AT&T, T-Mobile execs over acquisition

05/11/2011, 11:05 pm

U.S. senators remained skeptical of the benefits of AT&T's proposed acquisition of T-Mobile USA as they questioned the companies' CEOs at a Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing on Tuesday.

28 comments

Previous-gen Apple iPad, iPhone 3GS often outsell new Android devices

05/09/2011, 09:05 am

Older Apple iOS products sold at a discounted price, like the iPhone 3GS and first-generation iPad, are often more popular than newer devices running the Google Android operating system, a new report claims.

155 comments

Launch of Apple's Verizon iPhone stems growth of Google Android platform

04/28/2011, 12:04 pm

Market share of Apple's iPhone grew in early 2011 thanks to the launch of the new Verizon iPhone, resulting in lost ground for the Google Android platform for the first time since the second quarter of 2009.

53 comments

Apple rumored to have cut CDMA iPhone 4 orders by half as sales slow

04/28/2011, 07:04 am

Sales of Apple's CDMA-based iPhone, which made its debut on Verizon earlier this year, have reportedly eased considerably following initial pent-up demand, prompting the company to halve its production of the device for the remainder of 2010.

32 comments

Leaked photos reveal purported Apple iPhone prototype on T-Mobile

04/23/2011, 09:04 pm

Leaked photos supposedly of a prototype iPhone indicate that Apple may be testing the smartphone on the T-Mobile USA network, a new report claims.

36 comments

Apple's iPhone draws more new customers to AT&T than Verizon

04/22/2011, 10:04 am

About 22 percent of customers who bought the iPhone on Verizon last quarter switched from another carrier, while about 23 percent of AT&T iPhone buyers were new to that company.

48 comments

Verizon exec suggests Apple's next iPhone will be a GSM-CDMA world phone

04/21/2011, 03:04 pm

In comments made during his company's earnings call Thursday morning, Verizon's chief financial officer suggested that Apple's next iPhone will be a "world" phone with both GSM and CDMA integrated radios.

9 comments

Verizon announces 2.2M activations of Apple's iPhone in Q1 2011

04/21/2011, 09:04 am

Verizon on Thursday announced that it activated 2.2 million iPhone 4 units in the first quarter of 2011, a period in which the handset was on sale for less than two months.

83 comments

US iPhone sales up 155%, suggesting sales of roughly 3 million Verizon iPhones

04/20/2011, 06:04 pm

While Apple executives seemed careful to reveal very little during the company's fiscal Q2 earnings conference call, a new hint at Verizon iPhone sales slipped in the revelation of 150 percent quarterly growth in US iPhone sales over last year.

29 comments