Verizon

Verizon HTC One (M8) launches as buy-one-get-one

Verizon seems to have come out with a slight edge with the HTC One (M8) in terms of US carrier availability. Not only do they have the handset available online beginning today, but they are the first to have it available in retail stores. Simply put, if you want an HTC One (M8) today you will be heading to a Verizon store. But there is another perk for those shopping with Big Red.

Verizon HTC One (M8) image leak suggests a March 25th availability

The official HTC One (M8) release details have yet to be announced, however the rumors and leaks continue to flow. As a reminder, HTC will be streaming the event on March 25th, and of course, we here at Android Community will have plenty of coverage. In the meantime, we are expecting the handset to arrive with a wide variety of carriers, and it looks like a leak has recently surfaced regarding Verizon Wireless.

AT&T and T-Mobile prepaid plans may be overcharging for voice use

When it comes to voice minutes for your smartphone plan, a majority of us don’t give it a second thought. Many plans have unlimited talk, so any worry about going “over on minutes” is lost in the shared data dance many of us do. Those customers who do count their minutes — specifically prepaid customers — might be having precious time taken from them.