Consumers have begun to move away from two-year contracts and embrace the prepaid smartphone market. In response to this growing user base, Verizon Wireless this week announced that it is increasing its data allowance for prepaid customers. Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - After months of speculation, Vodafone's Vittorio Colao will be under pressure next week to set out whether he may sell its prized stake in Verizon Wireless in what would be one of the biggest deals ever.
Nokia's new Lumia smartphone for Verizon Wireless is a variation on a theme. This Windows Phone is good, but not without some flaws.
Verizon Wireless Enhances 4G LTE Coverage in Essex County, Massachusetts --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Verizon Wireless: WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network WHAT: Verizon...Show More Summary
Strategic Venture with VMware and Verizon Wireless Enables Secure Virtual Mobile Experience on LG’s Optimus Vu: LG Electronics (LG) announced that its Optimus Vu: — known as Intuition in the United States — is the first commercialized smartphone in the U.S. Show More Summary
Great news, patient Verizon Wireless customers. The wait is over and now the carrier has begun selling a brand-spanking new Windows Phone 8 flagship handset: the Nokia Lumia 928. Available now in black and white color options on Verizon's...Show More Summary
Verizon Wireless has begun taking pre-orders for the new Nokia Lumia 928. The handset can be yours for $99.99 on contract or $499.99 without any agreement, and will begin shipping from May 20th. Specs-wise, the Nokia Lumia 928 packs a 4.5-inch 1280 x 768 PureMotion HD+ ClearBlack display, a 1.5GHz Qualcomm dual-core processor, a 1GB [...]
Verizon Wireless has quietly tweaked its prepaid plans, boosting the amount of data offered in each pricing tier. The new plans offer unlimited talk and text, and 2GB of data for $60 per month (previously only 500MB). For $70, prepaid customers get unlimited talk and text, and 4GB of data (previously only 2GB). Show More Summary
The Lumia 928 is now available through Verizon Wireless. (Credit: Screenshot by Lance Whitney/CNET) Verizon subscribers eyeing Nokia's new Lumia 928 can now pick up the phone either online or offline. As previously promised, the 928 went on sale Thursday, available through Verizon's Web site and its brick-and-mortar retail stores. Show More Summary
HTC Droid DNA, better known as the HTC Butterfly in international markets, is available from Verizon Wireless in the U.S. The carrier today announced that it is running a new promotion in which it is offering Droid DNA absolutely free to customers [...] Like It, +1, Tweet It, Pin It Original content from Ubergizmo.
Verizon Wireless Enhances 4G LTE Coverage in Massachusetts' Middlesex, Norfolk and Worcester Counties --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Verizon Wireless: WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable...Show More Summary
ByTufenk: Verizon Wireless (VZ) has been very quiet about BlackBerry (BBRY), until the Jefferies 2013 Global technology conference. BBRY's Z10 has been the subject of numerous articles here on SA. The imminent debut of the Qwerty keyboard Q10 built on the BB10 operating platform seems to have brought Verizon Wireless out of the closet. Show More Summary
Contrary to previous rumors, Verizon Wireless decides to distribute $7 billion to its owners.
As part of its efforts to coax Vodafone into selling its stake, Verizon had been reportedly looking to pinch the European company by having its Verizon Wireless subsidiary not pay out a dividend to its two joint owners. Instead, theShow More Summary
Verizon caught everyone off guard when it announced that Verizon Wireless, the venture it shares with U.K.-based telecom Vodafone, would be paying out $7 billion to its two partners. Based on Verizon's 55% share and Vodafone's 45% share, the companies would receive $3.85 billion and $3.15 billion, respectively. Show More Summary
Verizon backtracked from earlier remarks by its CEO suggesting there would no Verizon Wireless payouts to the two partners -- itself and Vodafone.
Verizon Wireless, the biggest U.S. mobile service provider, said on Monday it would pay its parents Verizon Communications and Vodafone Group Plc a dividend of $7 billion in June, surprising some analysts who had not expected a big payout. The dividend comes amid mounting speculation Verizon could buy Vodafone’s stake in the venture if they... Read More
LONDON -- Vodafone has drawn first blood in the ongoing saga with Verizon Communications over the ownership of Verizon Wireless, after the U.S. telecoms Goliath relented after claiming initially that Wireless's dividend payout was not...Show More Summary
Vodafone Group wins this battle... but will it win the war?
Today, Nokia announced the Nokia Lumia 928 Windows Phone 8 smartphone, the latest installment in Nokia's Windows Phone lineup, which comes exclusively to Verizon Wireless. With Nokia's award-winning PureView imaging innovation, including...Show More Summary