According to a report from Droid-Life, Verizon Wireless is preparing to change the way some of its unlimited data plan subscribers use its network. …
According to reports Vodafone Group and Verizon Communications are in advanced discussions about a sale of the holding for about $130 billion. Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) is in talks to sell its 45 percent stake in Verizon Wireless to U.S. partner Verizon Communications Inc. in what would be the biggest deal in more than a decade.
Verizon Communications Inc., the second largest U.S. phone company, reported a 16 percent growth in quarterly profit driven by the strength of its wireless business. Verizon’s higher revenue in its wireless business was caused by a significant increase in contract wireless subscribers.
Verizon Wireless has been allowed to proceed with its $3.9 billion purchase of airwaves from cable providers, including Comcast Corp. The Department of Justice approved the deal, however at the same time it decided to place some restraints on the companies’ marketing agreements.
There was a leak Thursday that Microsoft offered a view that was trying to invade the smartphone market from the bottom up. The fresh report said that Microsoft has plans to launch several LTE Windows Phone devices in 2012. Now, the hot news is that Microsoft is already planning to major updates, Tango and Apollo (as coded) in 2012.
Verizon Wireless has taken the most customer-unfriendly move, publicizing its reliability over its rival AT&T Inc. But a series of misfits and missing links in its network this month threatens to smear the largest U.S. wireless carrier, Verizon Wireless’, carefully crafted reputation. Verizon wireless announced Thursday that it will charge its customers a $2 convenience fee for one-time telephone and online bill payments which will be applicable from Jan 15. Verizon’s move has been greeted by a gale of criticism.
Verizon Adds iPhone The year could not have begun on a happier note for Verizon and potential iPhone users after the president and the …