In New Jersey, taxpayers gave Verizon $13 billion in surcharges in return for having the entire state by 2010, a plan called “Opportunity New Jersey.”
Verizon is now pushing out the update to Android 5.0 Lollipop to HTC One M8 owners. The update brings the addition of Band 4 LTE roaming and enhancements to 3-way calling, among the other many visual changes with Lollipop.
Telecom providers want to impose a troll toll on content providers so that the telecom providers can make more money and get more power over content.
Verizon has just announced that the budget-friendly Samsung Galaxy Core prime will make its way to the carrier on February 26th.
It wasn’t even three years ago that Verizon told the FCC that they were running out of spectrum. Verizon was telling the FCC this because they were pushing the FCC to approve a spectrum and marketing deal with the cable industry.
Starting March 1st, Verizon is reportedly adding a new $60 smartphone prepaid plan that will get customers unlimited talk, text and 2.5GB of data per month.
Verizon customers in the area are receiving bills for phones that they never ordered.
Lowell McAdam, CEO of Verizon, claimed that net neutrality rules “influenced” their recent $10.5B wireline asset sale to Frontier Communications.
Google’s Nexus 6 has been listed on Verizon’s site as “coming soon.” As of now, the handset is slated for a mid-February launch on the carrier, but the exact date has yet to be announced.
With a market expected to reach $11 billion by 2016, Verizon is desperate to have as many customers as possible tracked by their supercookies.