Skype coming to Verizon on Thursday
source: Verizon Wireless and Skype
1. jundibasam posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:45 0 0
Ha! I called it the day they announced this new app a month ago that it would be offered for free and all the verizon haters gave me negative points for it saying verizon would never allow an app like this to be free. Now, you can give me more negative points now that I was dead on and this app will indeed be free for verizon customers!
2. jbroots3 posted on 23 Mar 2010, 17:13 0 0
its too bad that no one else cares, everyone else is concerned with the REAL news story. you might have heard about it... EVO 4g superphone? i dont think a skype app will be needed when you have a 4.3" screen with a front facing camera and full flash on a 4g network, i think you can just go on the 'real' skype with those specs...
3. Sureal posted on 23 Mar 2010, 17:55 0 0
yes, the real news story in a thread about verizon skype is definitely the 4g sprint phone about your story though, theres a reason sprint is pretty much dead last out of all the carriers, and this "superphone" is not going to fix that *bubble burst*
4. phonedemocracy posted on 23 Mar 2010, 18:21 0 0
NOOO. THE SUPERSONIC WILL GO BACK IN TIME AND RE BUBBLE THE BURST BUBBLE. no seriously, 4g lets you do that. Eat it!
5. jbroots3 posted on 23 Mar 2010, 19:05 0 0
this bubble is too fast for you to burst. 4g does that. thanks though!
7. jundibasam posted on 23 Mar 2010, 19:51 0 0
real 4G hasn't come out yet...that will be done by the end of the year in 25 to 30 markets when Verizon goes LTE. You can't really call WiMax 4G...it became a dead technology before it ever came on line. Have any of you Sprint people even studied the technological differences between WiMax and LTE? There is a reason 99% of the rest of the world chose LTE over WiMax and why even Clearwire is renegging on WiMax and leaning towards LTE. Wimax is volatile, more expensive, and less stable than LTE. Sure, it may be fast right now, but as more and more users load up on WiMax, it becomes increasingly unstable and slow. That was shown in testing by Erikson, Siemens, and Cisco, which is why LTE was chosen as the near universal 4G standard. How is that for a bubble burst?
9. 1987riot posted on 24 Mar 2010, 21:40 0 0
this is true! Verizon wireless is the only provider that has officially acquired the FCC licence for the LTE speeds no other provider has it as of yet. So bam...sorry ladies and gentlemen (mostly gentlemen).
6. tofast30 posted on 23 Mar 2010, 19:39 0 0
These are two different topic points, and both bring vaule to the consumer. grow up
8. jrcrow79 posted on 23 Mar 2010, 21:51 0 0
is this skype app gonna be wifi only or over cellular network..if its cellular capable..then how the hell you gonna browse the web if someone asks you if you got their webmail info?!