Before cell phones, communicating with loved ones was less convenient, and soothing vibrations in your shirt could only be achieved by carrying a pocketful of crickets. Relish the ringing of modern marvels with today's Groupon: for $12, you get $25 toward cell phones and accessories at Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer - Mobile Generation, with six Chicagoland locations.
The tech gurus at Mobile Generation stores stock their interactive showrooms with the latest in communication gadgetry, including chargers, cases, basic phones, and high-tech smartphones. Quench phone batteries' thirst for metal-flavored electricity with a home or car charger ($30), or swaddle your mobile in a fashionable case ($20–$30) to prevent its prom date from ditching it for a trendy abacus. Mobile broadband devices ($50–$100) make suitable vessels for navigating the various detours and student drivers populating the Information Superhighway; basic phones ($50–$150) boast impressive features, such as the 1.3 megapixel camera embedded within the LG Cosmos Touch. Customers can also combine two Groupons to provide easier access to omnipotent smartphones ($50–$300), including the Android-powered Droid Incredible 2 by HTC and the Android-powered Thunderbolt by HTC.
Verizon - Mobile Generation
Verizon - Mobile Generation retail centers have expanded as rapidly as an onion in bloom while unloading a spectrum of cellular devices and services from one of America's largest mobile networks. Knowledgeable staffers can help patrons set up tailored service plans or pilot them through the wilderness of home and car chargers. Interactive showrooms chirp as customers test-drive basic cell phones and smartphones, and the store's vast inventory of phone covers offers protection to devices used to call Adrian long distance from the boxing ring.