Verizon Wireless Posts

The LG G2 Is Coming To T-Mobile, Verizon, and AT&T This Month

The LG G2 is on it’s way to the United States.  T-Mobile announced yesterday that the LG G2 will be arriving on September 18th online and September 25th in stores.  The pre-orders will be starting immediately and the LG G2 will cost $99.99 down followed by 24 monthly payments of $21.  This adds up to a total of $603.99.
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Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) To Buy Out Vodafone’s 45% Stake In Joint Venture For $130 Billion

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Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has agreed to buy out Vodafone’s 45% stake in their joint venture, Verizon Wireless, for $130 billion.  This is one of the largest telecommunications deals on record.  Verizon and Vodafone have been joint venture partners for the past 14 years.
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The Moto X Is Coming To Verizon On August 29th

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Verizon Wireless will start selling the Moto X on Thursday August 29th.  However, the phone has to be purchased online rather than the stores.  Verizon’s retail stores will start selling them “in the coming weeks.”

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The HTC One Is Arriving On Verizon On August 22nd For $200

The HTC One smartphone will be arriving on Verizon starting August 22nd for $199.99 with a two-year contract.  The HTC One will be offered in silver or black.  The HTC One runs on Android 4.2.2.  It has a 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor, 2GB of memory, 4.7-inch 1080p display, HTC Sense 5 software, and an Ultrapixel camera.

AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, and Sprint Partner On Documentary About Texting-and-Driving

One of the deadliest things you can do while driving is texting and taking your eyes off the road.  AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and Verizon Wireless have partnered with each other on a new documentary for the “It Can Wait” campaign.  This campaign focuses on the consequences of texting and driving.
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United Online, Inc. (UOL) Makes A Deal With Sprint LTE And Verizon 3G For NetZero

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United Online, Inc. (NASDAQ:UOL) runs the Internet service provider NetZero based in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California.  Started in 1998, NetZero now offers a budget-friendly mobile broadband service.  NetZero sells a portable 4G modem in the form of a USB stick and a Hotspot device for laptops, netbooks, iPads, and tablets.

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Verizon Wireless Announces 3 New Google Motorola Droid Smartphones

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announced three new Droid smartphones that have been made by Motorola Mobility today.  Motorola is expected to announce the anticipated Moto X in New York next week.  This is the first flagship smartphone that Motorola since their acquisition by Google.  The Droid Ultra devices that were announced today were developed post-acquisition and was made exclusive to Verizon Wireless.  The Moto X will be available for multiple carriers.
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Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Adds 941,000 Subscribers and 3.9 Million iPhones In Q2

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Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has released their financial report for Q2 2013.  Verizon added around 941,000 subscribers between March and June.  The company hit around $5.2 billion in profits on $29.8 billion in revenues.  Vodafone has a 45% controlling stake in Verizon and when splitting the profits, Verizon earned $2.2 billion on their own.  Verizon Wireless hit around $20 billion in revenues on it’s own.  Compared to the same quarter last year, Verizon’s total business is up 4.3% in revenues and 16% in profits.
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