Verizon Wireless has announced that the Samsung Galaxy S3 will be available for pre-sale June 6. The phone will be released on Verizon’s LTE network in the coming weeks but no definitive release date has been given yet.
Recent research from Strategy Analytics shows that Android owners download a higher proportion of free apps than Apple and Blackberry owners.
AT&T has announced that the Samsung Galaxy Note goes on sale Feb. 19 for $299.99 with a two-year agreement. It’s a device that aims to combine the best features of a smartphone with the larger viewing screen of a tablet.
International Data Corporation’s (IDC) latest research has identified six distinct types of consumer who download mobile apps – useful information if you’re in the business of selling mobile apps or using free apps as a marketing vehicle.
Boost Mobile, one of Sprint’s prepay brands has announced that the LG Marquee will now be available with a prepay option. It was previously only available with a two-year contract from Sprint.
BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has appointed Thorsten Heins as its new CEO and President. He replaces the former co-CEO pairing of Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie who have run the company for the past twenty years.
AT&T has announced a price rise in its data plans that it says ‘gives customers more data and value’ although the cost per MB of data is roughly the same. The data plan pricing means that new customers have to buy bigger chunks of mobile download data/ month
Verizon Wireless has announced that the LG Spectrum will be available on its LTE network from January 19. The LG Spectrum is pretty much one and the same as the LG Optimus LTE and AT&T’s LG Nitro HD.
HTC has introduced its first LTE capable Windows phone, the HTC Titan II, and says it will be available on AT&T’s LTE network in the next month or so.
MetroPCS has recently announced that the Samsung Galaxy Attain 4G will soon be available on its network, although no firm release date has been given. The Samsung Galaxy Attain is an Android (Gingerbread) smartphone that supports LTE mobile broadband.