Verizon 4G LTE Network Now Covers 500 Markets
Today, its 4G LTE network covers 500 markets in 49 states and officially launches next month in Alaska.The impact of 4G LTE is evident all around us. It has transformed the entire mobile ecosystem, inspiring new types of content to be created and consumed beyond the range of popular limited-range private and public Wi-Fi networks, including streaming video from a train and photo sharing from a mountain peak, chatting on Skype, or listening to Pandora on a long drive. 4G LTE has made the high-speed, high-quality wireless experience a possibility as we travel throughout the United States. And, new uses are still being developed and introduced for appliances, cameras, cars and mobile health devices. By 2020, forecasts from GMSA predict that 4G LTE will enable 24 billion connected devices.Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network is available to more than 99 percent of its 3G footprint and to more than 95 percent of the entire U.S. population. So, virtual nationwide coverage has arrived and will continue to expand – making the real question, where will 4G LTE take our lives next?

Verizon 4G LTE Network Now Covers 500 Markets

Today, its 4G LTE network covers 500 markets in 49 states and officially launches next month in Alaska.

The impact of 4G LTE is evident all around us. It has transformed the entire mobile ecosystem, inspiring new types of content to be created and consumed beyond the range of popular limited-range private and public Wi-Fi networks, including streaming video from a train and photo sharing from a mountain peak, chatting on Skype, or listening to Pandora on a long drive. 4G LTE has made the high-speed, high-quality wireless experience a possibility as we travel throughout the United States. And, new uses are still being developed and introduced for appliances, cameras, cars and mobile health devices. By 2020, forecasts from GMSA predict that 4G LTE will enable 24 billion connected devices.

Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network is available to more than 99 percent of its 3G footprint and to more than 95 percent of the entire U.S. population. So, virtual nationwide coverage has arrived and will continue to expand – making the real question, where will 4G LTE take our lives next?


Verizon Wireless 4GLTE By The Numbers
 
This month Verizon Wireless introduced its 4G LTE network in six new markets including Presque Isle, Maine in the Northeast region. Withthese new markets added, the 4G LTE network is now available to more than 273 million people in 486 markets across the U.S. with more coming soon. Check out the above inforgraphic for more on Verizon’s 4G LTE network expansion.
 
 

Verizon Wireless 4GLTE By The Numbers

 

This month Verizon Wireless introduced its 4G LTE network in six new markets including Presque Isle, Maine in the Northeast region. Withthese new markets added, the 4G LTE network is now available to more than 273 million people in 486 markets across the U.S. with more coming soon. Check out the above inforgraphic for more on Verizon’s 4G LTE network expansion.

 

 

Verizon Wireless Recognized As The Network Quality Leader In New England In Latest J.D. Power And Associates Study

Verizon Wireless ranked highest among all other national wireless providers in New England, in the J.D. Power and Associates 2013 Wireless Network Quality Performance Study(SM), Volume 1, issued earlier this month. This is the 17th consecutive reporting period that Verizon Wireless ranks highest in the Northeast region. 

The study measured network quality among U.S. wireless service providers. More than 27,000 wireless subscribers were surveyed by J.D. Power and Associates between July and December 2012 about their experiences with wireless voice, text messaging and data usage. Based on their responses, Verizon Wireless ranked highest among national wireless companies in five regions, including the Northeast. 

In 2012, Verizon Wireless completed $256 million in wireless network enhancements across New England. Since December 2010, when Verizon Wireless launched its 4G LTE network in the Metro Boston area, the company has expanded its 4G LTE footprint throughout all six states of New England. 

Verizon is committed to providing customers with the best possible network experience, empowering them to use smart devices and accessories in faster, more innovative ways.

Mobile Devices Will Outnumber People by the End of the Year

Similar to yesterday’s infographic, Cisco’s Visual Networking Index Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update shows that consumers’ mobile appetite has grown a lot in the past year, with no signs of slowing.

In fact, by the end of 2013, Cisco predicts there  will be more mobile devices on Earth than people! Findings from the report also uncovered that global mobile data traffic will increase 13-fold by 2017, with more than 10 billion mobile-connected devices by then. What do you think the future holds for mobile? Reblog this post and let us know your predictions!

Verizon Wireless Completes $301 Million In Washington, DC, Maryland & Virginia Network Enhancements In 2012

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Verizon Wireless has completed it’s wireless network enhancements in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia in 2012, increasing the company’s regional network investment to more than $3 billion since its inception in 2000.

“Since 2000, Verizon Wireless has invested more than $3 billion into our regional wireless network to provide our customers in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia with the fastest and most reliable mobile coverage,” said Mike Maiorana, regional president, Verizon Wireless.

To learn more about Verizon’s network enhancements in the Northeast, visit Phandroid.com: http://phandroid.com/2013/01/31/verizon-4g-dmv/

4G LTE’s Low Latency Enhances the Mobile Experience

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Imagine playing a video game on a smartphone or tablet. Now picture one player in California and another in New Jersey, and they are playing against each other. The lower latency on a 4G LTE network means that when one player makes a move, like pressing down on the accelerator in a virtual car, the other player has the chance to react in real time, make a move and pass his competitor to win the race.

While connecting people and things wirelessly may have been possible before, the improved latency of 4G LTE networks opens up more possibilities and enhances the mobile experience.

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Verizon Wireless Is Bringing The Power Of Its 4G LTE Network To Bedford, Pennsylvania

Verizon Wireless today announced it is bringing the nation’s largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to Bedford on June 21. When Verizon Wireless turns on its 4G LTE network in Bedford, customers who live in, or visit, Bedford and along a portion of the Interstate 70 and Interstate 76-Pennsylvania Turnpike corridor will have access to the nation’s fastest 4G network.

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Verizon Wireless Introduces Viewdini: Innovative Mobile Video Portal To Provide Quick And Easy Access To Content


Verizon Wireless today introduced viewdini, an innovative portal that creates a new entertainment choice for consumers by making it simple to search and view movies, television shows, and other video on mobile devices.

Viewdini leverages the power of Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network, streamlining access to videos from a wide range of content providers, including cable operators, websites and other popular video sources. 

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Verizon Wireless Enhances 4G LTE Network Coverage in Acton, Massachusetts

Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation’s largest 4G LTE wireless network, recently activated new 4G LTE service in Acton, Massachusetts. This private investment further expands 4G LTE coverage in Acton.

Within Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE service area, Verizon customers with 4G LTE-enabled devices can post status updates and photos, surf the Web, share music, and download files at speeds up to 10 times faster than customers on 3G networks.

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Verizon Wireless Named Top New York LTE Performer

Ready to take the 4G plunge but unsure where to start? After nearly 69,000 real-world data, call and text tests, Verizon Wireless has been named top New York LTE performer.

Verizon’s LTE easily bested AT&T’s LTE when comparing average download and upload speeds. Though AT&T now offers LTE service in New York, they couldn’t keep pace with Verizon’s LTE network. This marks the first time ever a carrier has won every RootScore Award in a market.

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