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Verizon offers up ad-free iTunes Radio and $5 iTunes credits as part of its ‘Connection Day’

Verizon offers up ad-free iTunes Radio and $5 iTunes credits as part of its ‘Connection Day’

It’s that time of the year where companies start offering up a bit more on their end for consumers. Verizon is no different, as they’ve launched something for iTunes Radio users.

AT&T has stopped using ‘perma-cookies’ to track web activity

AT&T has stopped using ‘perma-cookies’ to track web activity

At the tail-end of October, it was revealed that both AT&T and Verizon Wireless had been using unique identifying numbers to track customer web traffic, using “perma-cookies,” to ascertain other websites that were visited on their cellular devices.

Verizon alters its ETF policy, reductions now don’t start until the 8th month

Verizon alters its ETF policy, reductions now don’t start until the 8th month

Early Termination Fees (ETFs) are a thing that subscribers to mobile networks have to deal with, one way or another, and for anyone looking to sign up with Verizon in the near future, a big change might be worth considering.

AT&T and Verizon moving towards VoLTE interoperability in 2015

AT&T and Verizon moving towards VoLTE interoperability in 2015

Voice over LTE, or VoLTE, is a burgeoning piece of carrier tech that will certainly see more attention as it grows. For Verizon and AT&T subscribers, though, there’s even good news waiting in the wings.

Verizon prepares its own data promotion and port-in offers

Verizon prepares its own data promotion and port-in offers

AT&T is gearing up for its own promotional offer for those who love to get more data for the same price they’re already paying, and now Verizon is preparing its counter.

Verizon abandons ‘network optimization’ plans for unlimited 4G LTE subscribers

Verizon abandons ‘network optimization’ plans for unlimited 4G LTE subscribers

In late July, Verizon Wireless made it clear that they planned on initiating “network optimizations” for the subscribers under Big Red’s umbrella accessing unlimited 4G LTE data. Turns out, they aren’t going through with it after all.

Verizon announces its own ‘Double the Data’ with More Everything plans for limited time

Verizon announces its own ‘Double the Data’ with More Everything plans for limited time

Sharing data between family and friends has become the norm for the majority of major wireless carriers in the United States, so when an offer pops up that can double your data allowance every month, it’s probably an easy decision. At least, Verizon’s hoping it is.

Verizon iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6 customers can finally surf the web while calling, also make HD Voice calls

Verizon iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6 customers can finally surf the web while calling, also make HD Voice calls

If you’re a Verizon customer, then your surfing and calling experience on your shiny new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus would be even better.

This is because, Verizon has started rolling out its Advanced Calling service earlier in the week, which includes the VoLTE (Voice over LTE) feature.

Verizon Wireless will launch Wi-Fi Calling in mid-2015, according to CFO

Verizon Wireless will launch Wi-Fi Calling in mid-2015, according to CFO

On September 10, T-Mobile officially announced that Wi-Fi Calling is their next big push for subscribers, with a focused attempt at making calls transition flawlessly between the cellular network and a Wi-Fi connection. As is par for the course, other carriers are now voicing their own plans.

The first iPhone 6 orders begin shipping for September 19 delivery

The first iPhone 6 orders begin shipping for September 19 delivery

Apple began accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on September 12th, receiving an unprecedented number of orders overnight. It now appears that the first batch of those orders are beginning to ship to customers, as Verizon has issued notices to those who pre-ordered with a tracking number and estimated delivery date.