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Verizon Wireless will launch Wi-Fi Calling in mid-2015, according to CFO

Verizon Wireless will launch Wi-Fi Calling in mid-2015, according to CFO

On September 10, T-Mobile officially announced that Wi-Fi Calling is their next big push for subscribers, with a focused attempt at making calls transition flawlessly between the cellular network and a Wi-Fi connection. As is par for the course, other carriers are now voicing their own plans.

The first iPhone 6 orders begin shipping for September 19 delivery

The first iPhone 6 orders begin shipping for September 19 delivery

Apple began accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on September 12th, receiving an unprecedented number of orders overnight. It now appears that the first batch of those orders are beginning to ship to customers, as Verizon has issued notices to those who pre-ordered with a tracking number and estimated delivery date. 

AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint vs. T-Mobile: Which iPhone 6 carrier to choose based on coverage

AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint vs. T-Mobile: Which iPhone 6 carrier to choose based on coverage

If you are a prospective buyer of the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus that Apple introduced at its product event on Tuesday afternoon, then perhaps you are wondering which carrier in the United States provides the best coverage. After you’re done comparing prices, read ahead to find out which carrier is most suitable for you in terms of service. 

AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint vs. T-Mobile: Which iPhone 6 carrier to choose based on cost

AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint vs. T-Mobile: Which iPhone 6 carrier to choose based on cost

With the highly-anticipated release of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus right around the corner, it is that time of the year when you are likely considering switching carriers and finding the best plan for you based on cost and what each package includes in terms of talk, text and data. Fortunately, for those living in the United States, we’ve done the homework for you and prepared this guide of which carrier to choose based on cost.

How to check your upgrade eligibility with your carrier before buying an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus

How to check your upgrade eligibility with your carrier before buying an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus

If you’re on a two-year contract with your carrier and intend to purchase the iPhone 6 or the iPhone 6 Plus, it might be a good idea to check your upgrade eligibility to determine the price you’ll have to pay for the device.

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will feature VoLTE from several carriers

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will feature VoLTE from several carriers

Apple has confirmed that one of the more recent rumors, regarding Voice Over LTE (VoLTE), panned out in the end.

Verizon rolling out VoLTE with HD Voice on its 4G LTE network

Verizon rolling out VoLTE with HD Voice on its 4G LTE network

Verizon on Tuesday announced that it will be rolling out VoLTE and HD Voice on its nationwide 4G LTE network in the coming weeks. VoLTE, or Voice over LTE, enables smartphone users to make simplified voice calls, including the ability to easily switch between a voice-only call and video call with a simple tap of the screen. 

T-Mobile closes gap on AT&T and Verizon for Network Performance

T-Mobile closes gap on AT&T and Verizon for Network Performance

According to the RootMetrics Midyear Mobile Network Performance Report, Verizon had the best performing wireless network in the United States. AT&T followed close behind, with T-Mobile and Sprint trailing in third and fourth place respectively. 

Verizon launching VoLTE in 2014, delays LTE-only phones until 2016

Verizon launching VoLTE in 2014, delays LTE-only phones until 2016

Verizon is set to launch Voice over LTE service in the fourth quarter of this year, although its first LTE-only smartphones will not hit the market until 2016. The carrier will continue selling phones with CDMA chipsets through the first half of 2016.

Apple Stores to begin selling iPhones through Early Upgrade Programs on August 20th

Apple Stores to begin selling iPhones through Early Upgrade Programs on August 20th

According to the well-connected blogger Mark Gurman, who has a respectable track record at reporting on Apple’s upcoming plans, a significant number of Apple Stores will begin selling the iPhone through carrier financing programs beginning August 20th.