Apple testing 8-inch iPad, 4G LTE iPad 3 coming to Verizon, AT&T: report

Apple is reportedly testing a smaller, 8-inch version of its iPad. And the iPad 3 will be available with 4G LTE connectivity, according to reports from the Wall Street Journal.
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AT&T doubles the activation fee on all phone upgrades

While many consumers will be upgrading their standard cell phones and smartphones to new models during 2012, AT&T management has decided to make more money on that process with an increased fee.

How the iPhone is raising your phone bill

The iPhone is a massive success for Apple, but its high subsidies are bringing down profits at AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint. So what will carriers do? Raise your rates.

iPhone effect: Sprint gains customers & revenue, loses $1.3 billion in Q4

Apple's iPhone brought Sprint more than 700,000 new customers in the fourth quarter of 2011. But the company still posted a net loss of $1.3 billion.
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Motorola Droid 4 Confirmed for February 10 with Verizon

Verizon has finally confirmed when the Motorola Droid 4 will launch. The 4G LTE QWERTY slider will be yours to buy on February 10 for $199.

Can Verizon and Redbox bring down Netflix?

Verizon and Redbox hope to gang up on Netflix with a combination of technology and retail footprint, but can they really hope to complete against the streaming video titan this late in the game?
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How a Netflix-like service from Verizon and Redbox might work

Verizon and Redbox are teaming up to create a new subscription service that will compete with Netflix. We imagine some of the ways the new service might work, from how it will integrate the Redbox DVD kiosks to what kind of content it will…
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Droid 4 rumored for February 9 release, priced at $199

Those still waiting for the latest QWERTY keyboard-equipped Android phone, the Motorola Droid 4, may only have a week left to hold on, as it's being rumored to go on sale on February 9.

Foxconn employee points to summer 2012 launch for next iPhone

While Apple certainly does its best to contain all information about upcoming product releases, an employee of the iPhone manufacturing plant Foxconn is being a bit more forthcoming with information.
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LG unveils Optimus Pad LTE tablet: Will have 8.9-inch screen and ditch anaglyphic 3D

LG has unveiled the Optimus Pad LTE, its first 4G-enabled tablet. The device will have an 8.9-inch screen and measures only 9.3mm thick.
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Verizon drops Motorola Droid Razr to $200, cuts 16GB microSD

Motorola's Droid Razr now costs $200 (with a two-year contract) on Verizon. But the cheaper price means a 16GB microSD card isn't included.
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Our favorite smartphones at CES 2012

From Samsung's huge Galaxy Note to Huawei's world's-thinnest phone, we recap our favorite smartphones at CES 2012, many of which should be hitting shelves soon.