General News

Andy Rubin answers Essential Phone questions in Reddit AMA, Verizon compatibility confirmed

September 19, 2017 Doug Demagistris

Last week, Andy Rubin, a founding father of Android and now CEO of Essential, held an “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) session over on Reddit. Rubin answered some of our questions about Essential and the Essential PH-1 cell phone. Here’s what we learned in a nutshell.

Carrier News
Carrier News

Verizon caps video streaming data rates; smartphones will tap out at a 720p resolution

September 1, 2017 David Steele

America’s largest carrier by subscriber numbers, Verizon, has announced a number of changes to it’s unlimited plans. These changes mean the carrier now offers two unlimited plans, Go Unlimited and Beyond Unlimited, with the former plan costing $5 less a month than before.

Carrier News

Android Oreo is released for the Verizon Pixel and Pixel XL

August 30, 2017 Deidre Richardson

Google has been teasing Android O for some time (even without a name), but the name (and statue) was finally unveiled some days back as Android Oreo. The update’s system image files were posted last week when the update began rolling out over-the-air to Pixel and select Nexus devices enrolled in the Android Beta Program. If this isn’t you, but you own a Pixel or Pixel XL, we have good news for you!

Carrier News

Verizon is the exclusive carrier for the ASUS ZenFone AR

August 4, 2017 David Steele

ASUS is finally releasing the ZenFone AR onto the Verizon network, only a handful of days before we are expecting a slew of new ZenFone devices. The new device for the Verizon network is the ASUS ZenFone AR and it is already showing on the carrier’s website.

General News

Moto Z2 Play comes to Verizon for $408

June 29, 2017 Doug Demagistris

The first member of Motorola’s premium Z2 line of smartphones for 2017 is the Moto Z2 Play. This premium mid-range device was announced a few weeks ago as the official successor to last year’s sturdy and long-lasting Moto Z Play. This year’s model looks to be no endurance champ, but rather good in other important areas. It will look to compete against competitively priced rivals in the space such as the OnePlus 5 and others now that it’s on the market.

Carrier News
Carrier News

Verizon revises its prepaid plans, offers customers more data for the same price

June 3, 2017 Droid Turf

In recent times, Verizon has been making giant strides in offering great value with their prepaid options. They are back again, this time with amazing offers on prepaid plans. Revised offers from Verizon will obviously put a smile on the faces of consumers as all  existing plans were altered to benefit the customer.

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