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Verizon Lit Up Many New XLTE Markets This Week

Verizon announced the lighting up of new XLTE markets in the US this week, bringing its total XLTE offering to nearly 500 markets. Included this week are towns in Texas, Missouri, Minnesota, as well as many others. If you are a Verizon customer running on 4G...

Verizon Lights Up XLTE in Six New Markets

Depending on how long you have been reading DL, you may recall a while back when we would write up weekly announcement posts of when new 4G LTE markets would light up across the US. Seeing as how it's mid-2015, those posts don't happen anymore, as Verizon's...

Verizon Confirms ALLSET Prepaid Bump to 1GB at $45

Update:  Verizon confirmed today that their ALLSET prepaid plan now includes 1GB of data, up from 500MB. The 1GB comes as a part of the $45 base plan, which includes full 4G LTE and XLTE speeds - there isn't a speed difference, even though this is prepaid....

Verizon Brings XLTE to BART Riders in SF Bay Area

This morning, Verizon announced that BART riders in the SF Bay Area will see enhanced network capabilities while riding the train. Thanks to its deployment of XLTE, which boosts bandwidth, riders should see added speeds and better connectivity while going...

Verizon Expands XLTE to 10 New Markets Within US

Verizon promised XLTE, its branded rollout of LTE (Band 4) on the AWS spectrum, would see continued expansion. If today's announcement is any indication, it certainly has; Big Red flipped the switch on XLTE in 10 new markets, ballooning the total well past 400...

HTC Desire 612 to Launch Through Verizon on October 9

Set to release October 9, Verizon announced its upcoming offering of the Desire 612 from HTC to the public this morning. The phone is far from a flagship device, buy anyone who opts for the free-on-contract route will now have this fine piece of hardware as an...