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Verizon customers will be able to use Wi-Fi Calling on Other Devices when their iPhone is not nearby in iOS 10.3

iOS 10.3 appears to bring support for Wi-Fi Calling on Other Devices for Verizon customers. iOS 10.3 is currently in beta and only available for developers but a public beta should be coming any day now. Wi-Fi Calling on Other Devices is already available on T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint. While not officially documented, Verizon will be joining the…

Netflix to start offering option to adjust video streaming quality while using cellular connection

Users who have been streaming Netflix content over a cellular connection know very well how real the struggle is. Every time they start streaming a new TV show episode, they are bombarded with guilt knowing that they are burning more data with this decision. And sequentially, this decision often follows with regret since they have used up their allotted…

Verizon’s 5G test puts Google Fiber to shame, launching as early as 2017

Unless you’re T-Mobile, U.S. carriers can hardly hit 50Mbps down and 10Mbps up on a mobile network over 4G LTE. However, it seems as though that may change in the future as Verizon is beginning to test its 5G network. The company expects to have “some level of commercial deployment” by 2017. To compare the two, they downloaded the movie Guardians…

Verizon to activate non-Verizon iPhones on their network

Verizon has recently begun letting customers bring in non-Verizon phones such as the iPhone or Google’s Nexus 6 on their network, according to 9to5Mac. Verizon notes that your device must be unlocked to be used on their network. Customers looking to bring in their unlocked Nexus 6 or iPhone should visit this site to check if their device is…

“MORE Everything” plans coming tomorrow to Verizon?

VZW subscribers might be happy about this news; according to a report out of Android/Verizon-centric site Droid-Life, Verizon could be launching new “MORE Everything” plans tomorrow morning. There aren’t too many changes, but the changes regarding data pricing are definitely big ones. According to the leaked document shown above, the 500MB $40 plan…

NFC-enabled iPhone case from Incipio now available at Verizon

Incipio has brought NFC to the iPhone in the form of its Cashwrap case for iPhone. Using this case, you can access the ISIS mobile payment system that many of the larger US carriers are behind, with AT&T announcing recently that it would carry the case. Verizon, not wanting to be left behind, announced that it too would be carrying the case so that its…