Verizon Wireless today announced that it will be the exclusive distributor of a new carrier named Viva Movil that specifically targets, markets to, and serves the growing Latino population in the United States.
The Samsung Galaxy Note II on Verizon Wireless is being updated to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean today, introducing a long list of new features and bug fixes for one of the biggest phones - literally and figuratively - released last year.
Dropbox, Skydrive, SugarSync, and Google Drive are just a few of the many cloud storage services, but Verizon today announced Verizon Cloud as another storage and synchronization service for mobile devices. What's different about this service?
Verizon Communications wants to buyout Vodafone so it can assume full ownership of Verizon Wireless, but the rumored $100 billion the company is seeking to make it happen may not be enough to become sole owner of the carrier.
Verizon announced yesterday that its 4G LTE network has reached 491 markets and covers an area that reaches 287 million people. The second-place carrier has added five new cities and towns to the list of LTE markets.
An internal Staples memo suggests that the Samsung Galaxy S 4 will launch in the U.S. later this month. Engadget has posted the memo that claims the Galaxy S 4 will go on sale for AT&T on April 26. T-Mobile will follow by going on sale May 1 and Verizon will arrive much later on May 30. The May 1 date follows what T-Mobile confirmed last month, and AT&T previously announced that it will begin taking pre-orders for the Galaxy S 4 tomorrow. However, these dates are tentative and there are no guarantees that the phone will go on sale until carriers individually announce availability.
Verizon Wireless today announced that it has completed its purchase of Mohave Wireless, a small carrier that serviced more than 200,000 people in Arizona and Nevada. The carrier also detailed how it will transition existing customers to its own network and service.
Verizon Wireless is currently transitioning its 3G network customers to 4G LTE, but the company has not deployed the service to enough areas to feel comfortable introducing phones that have only LTE radios. That will change next year according to comments made by Verizon CFO Fran Shammo.
Verizon Wireless today launched its new prepaid plans that include unlimited talk, unlimited text, and a capped data package of either 500MB or 2GB of 3G data.