Verizon has started to roll out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Motorola Droid Turbo 2, which was first released in the fall of 2015.
It's 2017, which means we're long past the days when your phone should lock you in to one particular carrier. Unfortunately, Google doesn't seem to agree. A new report from Cellular Insights takes a deep dive into how the Google Pixel XL performs on different networks. Show More Summary
Cowen & Co.’s Colby Synesael today reiterates a Market Perform rating on shares of Verizon Communications (VZ), after having lunch with the company’s investor relations team, the upshot of which was that he’s uncertain how M&A — such as the pending buyout of Yahoo!’s (YHOO) “core” advertising business — will benefit Verizon. “We continue to struggle to see […]
Verizon has rolled out a thorough ad campaign to go with its new unlimited data plan. As is normal these days, the ads focus on the pricing per line when you have four lines, which works out to $45 per line, plus taxes and fees. Unfortunately...Show More Summary
News this week included 5G tests, a new Wi-Fi spec, mobile video popularity and smart mobility efforts.
A complete breakdown of Verizon's new Unlimited plan and everything else you can get when you sign up for service. In the United States, there are a lot of companies that can get you and your phone online, but most people use one of the four biggest: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon. Show More Summary
As TV networks plot to get a new generation of viewers hooked, YouTube stars are snagging “premium” TV deals like never before. Many of these YouTuber-led shows are popping up on streaming services, from Netflix to Verizon’s Go90, but...Show More Summary
Another carrier report, another win for Verizon... but the gap is closing T-Mobile's been jumping up and down claiming it's the best network now, pointing to an OpenSignal report in some of its most recent bragging. This week, we have...Show More Summary
With mobile operators’ marketing departments already throwing around claims about their 5G services, the United Nations is weighing in with its definition of what qualifies a network as next-generation. Verizon Wireless will begin delivering “5G” service to select users in 11 U.S. Show More Summary
Verizon Communications and Yahoo have come to terms on the telecom giant’s takeover of the seen-better-days Internet company. Now, millions of Yahoo users have something else to consider: Verizon’s aggressive use of customer information. Put simply, if you think Yahoo played fast and loose with...
US Cellular is slated to begin offering an unlimited plan tomorrow that's cheaper than Verizon, but comes with the same fine print.
Verizon came in first place in all six categories, with AT&T placing second in five of them.
Every wireless carrier is constantly ranting about how they are the best of the best — except for Sprint, which has recently adopted an "everyone's great!" philosophy — but when it comes to network testing there can be only one winner. Show More Summary
Verizon email users: You've got mail.
Do you use a Verizon email account? Pretty soon, that could be an AOL account. Verizon has, since last week, been notifying customers that it is giving up control of 4.5 million customer email accounts and will be migrating those accounts to AOL — a move that may give some flashbacks to the 1990s. (Those free CDs, […]
Verizon and T-Mobile each claim best network, pointing to different tests.
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Verizon recently announced that it will begin trialing 5G networks in 11 cities in the US in the first half of 2017,...Show More Summary
RootMetrics places Verizon on top, but T-Mobile says other studies tell different story.
For the seventh consecutive time, Verizon's network rises above T-Mobile, Sprint and AT&T, according to test firm RootMetrics.