You finally got your hands on the Verizon iPhone. Now it's time to load it up with helpful and fun apps! Sure, you could get in the iTunes store and just start hunting and pecking around for something good, but don't you want a friendly hand to guide you through your first batch of essentials? Though there are some cool and wildly amusing apps listed in the store, this list is reserved for the most handy and valuable ones to get you started. Did I mention they're all free!? Save that money, honey!
Tell us — have you run into any issues with your new Verizon iPhone?
Waiting in line for a Verizon iPhone today? There will be some universal Apple bumpers available at the Apple Store for you to pick up on your way out, but if you want something a little more personalized, you're going to need to shop for a third-party case. Check out these five brands that are already producing some pretty sweet Verizon iPhone-compatible cases.
So where are you getting yours? Good news is, you have more than a few options, which will help spread out the crowds that are so prevalent with iPhone launches. Check out the list of places you can pick up a Verizon iPhone when you read more.
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It's the first report I've heard of customers receiving their new phones, a full three days before they're available in stores — guess Verizon meant it when it said delivery via two-day air!
Have you gotten yours yet?
Verizon and AT&T have been battling it out for some time, but now that Verizon offers the iPhone, it's heating up. Exhibits A and B: two new iPhone-centric commercials, one from Verizon and one from AT&T.
The message from Verizon's ad is clear: the iPhone is awesome, and on the Verizon network it actually works. AT&T chose to highlight the one feature that its iPhone has that Verizon's does not: the ability to talk on the phone and browse the Internet at the same time.
After the break, check out both ads and cast your vote for which is best.
The company's Slider Case ($35) has been redesigned to work universally with both versions, and it comes in a wide range of colors to boot — from chrome to monochrome to artist series. You can order yours online now, and take a look at some of my favorite colors and styles in the gallery!
In a rush of panic bright and early this morning, Verizon customers in the US were able to preorder an iPhone 4 online. Some were not. Did you reserve yours? If not, you'll be joining the rest of us who have to wait for Feb. 10 to get our hands on the new version. While we're counting down the hours until next Thursday, let's recap everything you need to know regarding the Verizon iPhone 4 launch!