Motorola’s Droid Razr appearing day late on 11.11.11


This Thursday 10th November, was hoped to be the day when Motorola’s new Droid Razr on Verizon was to be officially released into the big wide world, unfortunately this is not the case. From the beginning when rumors started to surface that the company were indeed bringing out a new LTE phone, … [Read more...]

AT&T LTE dual November 6th Android devices


It’s safe to say that this year so far, has seen a massive influx of mobile phone handsets as well as tablets, laptops and so on with companies such as Samsung, Apple, HTC, Motorola and even LG all battling it out. … [Read more...]

Official Motorola Droid Razr in entirety: price & pre-order


Motorola’s new smartphone by the name of the Droid Razr was far from being a well kept secret, rumblings of its specs as well as leaked images were to cement the new device onto the current market. Up against some big phones such as Samsung’s Galaxy S II and their new Nexus Prime as well as Apple’s … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy S II LTE / HD: Steps Up To The Plate


Since Samsung's Galaxy S II super duper smartphone debuted back in April, the world has been in awe of this device. Just yesterday we told you that the yearly figure of 10 million sold units that Samsung were hoping to achieve, had now in fact been smashed and we are not even at the end of … [Read more...]

Droid Bionic vs New Motorola LTE: Harder Options?


One of Motorola's impressive devices to come out of this year will no doubt be that of the Droid Bionic. A phone that we've covered on numerous occasions before it arrived, on release and even after, may just be about to get an awakening call, but from its very own makers, Motorola. … [Read more...]

Galaxy S II LTE Arriving September 28th Canada


Samsung's new Galaxy S II smartphone is undoubtedly as popular as ever, so much so that they are bang on target to reach their annual sales figure of 10 million sold units. With a white version to speak of now and three US variants on the way for Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile, there is yet another … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy S II LTE: Bigger & Better Than Standard


With just a few more days left to go before the Motorola Droid Bionic's supposed release date and news that Apple's iPhone 5 is nearly here, the smartphone market is definitely hotting up. Another contender that has already surfaced in most countries apart from America is that of Samsung's Galaxy S … [Read more...]

LTE Being Tested On iPhone: Too Late For 4G iPhone 5?


If you are a resident of the US then you have the luxury of 4G capabilities on your high end smartphones. Many of the new handsets released have 4G LTE support, with this at times being a deciding factor in which model you buy. We should have 3 flagship phones launching within the next month, the … [Read more...]

iPhone 5 & iPad 3 LTE-Enabled: LulzSec Leak


Rumors have been rife surrounding Apple's new iPhone 5, with what specs it will include to carriers, price, name and of course release date. Many of you who have been following the speculation will know that the latest is of a September launch which may have just pushed the iPod refresh out of the … [Read more...]

Verizon Fast LTE Galaxy Tab 10.1 Pre-Order: June 8th


Today we brought you news that the new Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, a device that has stirred up a lot of interest, will be available at NYC's Best Buy in Union Square on June 8th with other retailers joining in afterwards. This comes as we reported just the other day that accessories had been spotted … [Read more...]

Droid Bionic on Verizon Competition: AT&T LTE Smartphones?


We’ve been bringing you news on the Motorola Droid Bionic for some time now, which was due to be released on Verizon but has been delayed. Now we’re wondering if the Droid Bionic will not only have more competition from other Verizon 4G LTE phones, but also new smartphones for AT&T’s LTE … [Read more...]

Samsung & Novatel 4G LTE MiFi Modems: Imminent at Verizon


Back in January at CES 2011 we told how Verizon had spoken about its LTE network and said that more 4G LTE mobile hotspot modems would be coming by the middle of the year. We now have some news that many of you have been waiting for and that is that 3 of these mobile hotspot devices are expected to … [Read more...]

iPhone 5 “Minimum” Battery Life: LTE, Larger Screen & More Contribute


Even though we are in the early part of March, a lot has already happened since the start of the year. Following on from the CES show and Mobile World Congress, plenty of smartphone and tablet devices have been showcased and subsequently on their way to us in the coming months. One such device is … [Read more...]

LTE iPhone 5 Rumors Re-Ignited: Will It Happen?


When it comes to Apple nothing really surprised me anymore, it still amazes but not surprises. If you think of what they did with the new MacBooks adding in the Thunderbolt connection and then not long after going ahead and showcasing the iPad 2 only for it to have a release date shortly after then … [Read more...]

AT&T Motorola Xoom Release 2011: Verizon iPhone 4 Payback?


The war of the tablets shows no sign of slowing up, and with many contenders on the current market as well as forthcoming devices, does the Motorola Xoom really stand any chance? What we can say is that news of the tablet has been positive, and its unique selling point is not just the specification … [Read more...]

AT&T 4G LTE Network: Data & Speed Tiers Planned?


Those of you who are AT&T users are probably eagerly looking forward to the rollout of its 4G LTE service, expected to begin in the latter half of this year. However we now hear that the company plans not only tiered data services, but also tiered speed services. … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt 4G: Verizon training gives clues


There’s a lot of enthusiasm being shown surrounding some of the upcoming 4G phones coming in the next few months and one of those phones coming to Verizon is the HTC Thunderbolt for its 4G LTE network. We’ve recently posted about the next rollout of the 4G LTE network and also some price and … [Read more...]

Verizon 4G LTE phones: Price & release date rumors


Following on from our recent story about the continuing rollout of the Verizon 4G LTE network with the next cities to be added, we thought we’d take a look at some of the 4G phones due to come to Verizon in the next few months and some of the rumored release dates and price expectations. … [Read more...]

iPhone 4 On Verizon: Announcement Gives Release Month


At last we have heard the news that everyone has been waiting for, Apple is passing its iPhone over to Verizon. After a long highly anticipated wait, Verizon's CEO Lowell Mcadam made the announcement that Verizon Wireless will be releasing a CDMA version of the iPhone 4. … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G Verizon LTE upgrade plus more


At CES 2011 everything is happening at the moment with news of new products galore. We’ve just posted an article about the Verizon announcement at the event and one of the things mentioned was about the Samsung Galaxy Tab but we want to give you a bit more information on that now. … [Read more...]

Verizon iPhone 4 /5: Will avoid congestion with LTE


Here on OSM we’ve been following developments about a Verizon iPhone and know from our previous articles just how many of you are waiting for it. Just recently we’ve posted on whether the trend for Android phones will be reversed with the release of the Verizon iPhone, and also taken a look at … [Read more...]

Could LTE Replace Home Broadband for Rural Communities?

Could LTE Replace Home Broadband for Rural Communities

Alcatel Lucent has been running LTE trials in rural parts of Wales and it is hoped that this 4G Long Term Evolution will provide a solution to those areas that are unable to get broadband. However, LTE could even replace broadband that currently offers just 2Mbps. … [Read more...]

Verizon 4G LTE network: First hands-on tests impress


Earlier today we told of the Verizon news conference which was due to launch the LTE network today. We wondered if the launch of the 4G service might mean a Verizon iPhone 4 or 5 would also be coming from Apple. … [Read more...]

Verizon 4G LTE Released: Data Pricing Plans Announced


It has just been announced that from December 5, Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network will go live. When activated the Mobile Broadband Network will provide the U.S. with the most advanced and fastest 4G connections. With network speeds up to 10 times faster than 3G, business users will be at the top of … [Read more...]

Verizon LTE launch news today: Will we hear of Verizon iPhone 4 /5 release?


It seems there’s big news on the way from Verizon which is holding a press conference today, December 1, to launch its next generation 4G service, 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution). It’s not clear yet when the service will be switched on but Verizon could surprise us later today or there are other … [Read more...]