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[WSJ] Verizon Wireless Confident It's Got Muscle for iPhone

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Verizon Wireless has been beefing up its network and believes it will have no problem handling iPhone-type loads, a claim that could be put to the test this year if the carrier signs up millions of subscribers using the Apple Inc. device.
Verizon Wireless, the country's largest wireless carrier, is confident enough in its network that it will offer unlimited data-use plans when it starts selling the iPhone around the end of this month, a person familiar with the matter said. Such plans would provide a key means of distinguishing its service from rival AT&T Inc., which limits how much Internet data such as videos and photos its customers may use each month.
SWEET! We might be entering an era of unlimited data once again! Here's to Sprint/Tmobile/AT&T following in Verizon's footsteps

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000...862862244.html
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post #2 of 24
O.o....Oh well I got to keep my legacy unlimited with AT&T
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Originally Posted by r34p3rex View Post
SWEET! We might be entering an era of unlimited data once again! Here's to Sprint/Tmobile/AT&T following in Verizon's footsteps

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000...862862244.html
Yeah, not until they decide 4g's important.
But this is good, I may get a verizon iphone if the PSPhone ends up being a dud.
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post #4 of 24
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O.o....Oh well I got to keep my legacy unlimited with AT&T
Same here Even though I use less than 2GB a month usually, I like having the option to tether and use all the data I want

Of course, that's nothing compared to the $10 unlimited data my parents have (they have a non-AT&T branded Android phone rawr)
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post #5 of 24
I hope this hurts AT&T badly. Verizon's 3g service is amazing.. I even get it in Wyoming! AT&T still doesn't offer phones yet here as if anything of value was lost to begin with.
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Apple probably made them....
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Title corrected; please do not use your own title unless the source article title is too long.
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post #8 of 24
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Originally Posted by r34p3rex View Post
SWEET! We might be entering an era of unlimited data once again! Here's to Sprint/Tmobile/AT&T following in Verizon's footsteps

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000...862862244.html
Tmobile already offers unlimited internet with tether services @ 4g speeds
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Tmobile already offers unlimited internet with tether services @ 4g speeds
As does Sprint. I don't know what he's talking about.
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Tmobile already offers unlimited internet with tether services @ 4g speeds
yes "4G" speeds... To bad all the providers are going to lie until they change 4G standards to meet their excuse for 4G.
    
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