Why is Verizon getting out of the phone business?

By The Globe and Mail Staff WriterA new generation of smartphones is coming to the market.The smartphones that have dominated the smartphone market for years, like the Samsung Galaxy S3 and the Nokia N9, have gone from niche to mainstream, with a few exceptions.These devices were designed to appeal to a younger and more affluent …

How to buy a new phone and use it on Verizon Wireless for a month or two

When I first saw my phone go up for sale, I was shocked.I had no idea what to expect when I started my Verizon phone contract, and the phone itself was actually very good.But the phone I got was just a phone.That phone, the Droid RAZR MAXX, was a Verizon phone.I couldn’t imagine that the …

Verizon phones are cheap for a home workout plan

In a new study published in the American Journal of Public Health, researchers found that for a typical home gym session, you could save up to $1,300.However, that might not sound like a lot when you consider that your average gym session cost about $1.50 to $2.00 a minute, or around $2,000 per year.The average …