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Is Verizon Planning on Becoming an All-Wireless-Only Company: Who Needs the Wires Anyway?

Critical Summer Reading: "The Book of Broken Promises: $400 Billion Broadband Scandal & Free the Net" You might be thinking: But isn't everyone already using wireless? Hasn't everyone dropped their 'landlines'? Of course almost everyone reading this has a cell phone. Show More Summary

Reviewing Verizon’s Mixed Q2 Report And Outlook

On the wireless side, the company posted strong post paid subscriber growth (1.1 million net retail adds) and impressive churn figures (0.90%). However, growth in customer adds for the FiOS service – which the carrier is counting on to shore up its wireline unit – slowed sharply (-70% year-over-year). Show More Summary

AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, and T-Mobile 3G/4G Wireless Network Performance Compared

Wireless network speeds have received a significant amount of attention not just in the US and Canada, but also globally. One of the keyphrases frequently used in press releases and carrier announcements with regards to LTE has been “faster download speeds” compared to 3G networks. However, another key factor for a better customer experience is [...]

Comparison: Verizon vs. AT&T vs. T-Mobile vs. Sprint Data Plan Pricing

We get asked often to breakdown the costs associated with each major US wireless carrier in some form of a comparison. The task is not exactly simple, since each carrier uses its own tricks, sets of fees, data packages, and random charges to come up with a monthly bill that pads their pocket. Show More Summary

Verizon Considers Separating Streaming Video from Mobile Data Service

In an effort to differentiate itself in an increasingly competitive market, Verizon is looking to expand its core business model to not only include wireless and wired services, but a separate streaming video service as well. According to company CFO Fran Shammo, the mobile and online video service will be unlike anything the market has [...]

Verizon Might Skip 600MHz Incentive Auction

Verizon Wireless said it is comfortable with its spectrum holdings at the moment and may not bid in next year's auction for 600MHz airwaves. Verizon is only using 40% of its licensed spectrum for LTE, which gives it plenty of room to add capacity. Show More Summary

Verizon Q2 earnings show steady revenue and a decreased churn rate

With T-Mobile becoming a scrappy and ferocious competitor, the other wireless carriers are working hard to keep profits and customer bases intact. Out of all of them, Verizon looks to be faring the best, with its Q2 2015 earnings showing a steady revenue and a decreased churn rate (amount of customers [...]

Verizon exceeds analyst profit estimates on subscriber gains

Verizon Communications Inc., the largest U.S. wireless carrier, topped analysts' second-quarter profit estimates as tablet promotions lured new customers, and lowered its sales forecast for the year... To view the full story, click the title link.

Verizon Support Wants You To Know That Twitter Is A Perfectly Secure Way To Send Them Your Social Security Number

last monthIndustries / Law : Techdirt

Hoping to have an errant charge resolved, O'Reilly Media author Jonathan Zdziarski recently reached out to Verizon Wireless on Twitter. While Twitter support can help put a friendly face to a massive, often-times unwieldy conglomerate,...Show More Summary

Verizon beats earnings estimate, revenue misses

Verizon adds wireless and broadband customers, beats earnings estimates        

Verizon revenue rises as more subscribers sign up

(Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc, the biggest U.S. wireless service provider, reported a 2.4 percent rise in quarterly revenue as it added 1.1 million postpaid wireless subscribers ahead of the launch its online video service.Show More Summary

Verizon Q2 Earnings Preview: Impact Of “Edge” and “More Everything” Plans In Focus

While Verizon’s consistent brand message and its focus on coverage and network quality have helped it build a reputation with customers, the company has not exactly been immune to the saturation in the U.S. wireless market, amid mounting competition from smaller rivals T-Mobile and Sprint. Show More Summary

How Verizon, AT&T, other operators' 3G/4G networks fare in latency

While LTE networks provide faster download speeds than predecessor 3G wireless networks, the other metric that does not get as much attention is latency speeds on the major U.S. wireless operators' networks.

Verizon & AT&T's Wireless Broadband: $1,125.00 for One Month of Cable TV; $375.00 to Watch Netflix -- and that's Not Even 'HD'.

One Month of HD Viewing: $1,050.00 for Netflix: $3,225.00 for Cable TV. America is getting a big, fat downgrade, but don't bother to tell the FCC or the media. I'll get back to this in a second. Do the Math: The average Netflix customer is watching 46.5 hours a month. Show More Summary

US Cellular Offers to Beat AT&T and Verizon Plans

2 months agoTechnology / Mobile : Phone Scoop

U.S. Cellular is targeting AT&T and Verizon Wireless customers by promising to offer a lower monthly bill. It is inviting AT&T and Verizon subscribers to bring their bills into U.S. Cellular retail stores for a comparison. If U.S. Cellular...Show More Summary

T-Mobile outdoes Verizon with new family deal

2 months agoTechnology / Apple : Cult Of Mac

T-Mobile introduced a new family plan that’s directly targeting Verizon Wireless and isn’t shying away from it. The new plan, which offers 10GB of 4G LTE data to each family member plus unlimited talk and text starting at $100 per … Read more ›

5 Things We Learned at the R5 Concert in Alpharetta

BY HAYDEN FIELD Friday night meant the R5 concert at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Alpharetta — the Los Angeles-based pop rock band features a group of four siblings whose names all start with “R.” The odd one...

The Android-powered ZTE Spro 2 combination hotspot/projector now comes in a Verizon Wireless option

2 months agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

It may not sound like it, but the ZTE Spro 2 is actually pretty capable mobile projector. More accurately, it’s a combination mobile hotspot/projector powered by Android and it won quite a few awards back when it was unveiled during CES 2015. The Spro 2 would eventually make its way to AT&T but starting today, […]

Microsoft Lumia 735 Now Available For Purchase From Verizon Wireless Retail Stores In The US

  Starting today, Verizon will sell the Lumia 735 in its retail stores nationwide. Last month, they started selling Lumia 735 through their website. The Lumia 735 costs $29.99 USD on a two-year contract or $8 USD a month for 24 months with 0 percent APR on Verizon Edge. For a limited time, if you […]

Lumia 735 Appears In Verizon Retail Stores

2 months agoTechnology / Mobile : Phone Scoop

The Microsoft Lumia 735 is now available for sale in Verizon Wireless's retail stores. It was previously only available online. It costs $30 with a two-year contract, $8 with a Verizon Edge plan, or $199 at full retail.

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