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Topic: Verizon iPhone Event

US iPhone sales up 155%, suggesting sales of roughly 3 million Verizon iPhones

04/20/2011, 06:04 pm

While Apple executives seemed careful to reveal very little during the company's fiscal Q2 earnings conference call, a new hint at Verizon iPhone sales slipped in the revelation of 150 percent quarterly growth in US iPhone sales over last year.


Verizon iPhone most popular US mobile phone in February

04/01/2011, 06:04 pm

Apple's CDMA iPhone sold by Verizon Wireless in the US was the nation's top mobile phone sold during the month of February, according to market research firm comScore.


Apple nearing CDMA iPhone 4 deal with China Telecom

02/17/2011, 06:02 pm

Speculation that Apple may expand its CDMA iPhone 4 launch globally beyond Verizon Wireless now has backing evidence indicating that a deal with China Telecom is nearing completion.


Verizon iPhone 4 activation steps buggy but functional

02/15/2011, 06:02 pm

Activation of the new CDMA iPhone 4 on Verizon Wireless hasn't run into show-stopper problems, but the process is still working through some initial growing pains.


Apple begins shipping Verizon iPhone 4 web orders one week early

02/12/2011, 01:02 am

Apple has started shipping the first online orders for the new Verizon Wireless iPhone 4, a week earlier than it initially estimated.


Verizon iPhone 4 launch healthy, not 'blowout'

02/11/2011, 02:02 am

First day retail store sales of the Verizon iPhone 4 were reported to be an indication of healthy but not "blowout" demand, with most stores still reporting inventory towards the end of the day.


Verizon offering 3 a.m. Eastern Feb. 3 iPhone preorder to all existing customers

01/29/2011, 12:01 am

With less than a week to go before preorders for Apple's iPhone 4 on Verizon commence, the carrier has launched a new teaser countdown page for existing customers, telling them to come back at 3 a.m. Eastern on Feb. 3.


Survey shows potential for 25 million Verizon iPhones in 2011

01/27/2011, 03:01 pm

Pent up demand for an iPhone capable of working on Verizon Wireless could result in as many as 25 million new subscribers for the carrier this year, based on interest expressed by US mobile users on all four major mobile providers.


Verizon to offer iPhone 4 with $20 hotspot tethering plan

01/25/2011, 06:01 pm

Verizon Wireless has finally confirmed that it will offer iPhone 4 with a $20 "personal hotspot" WiFi tethering plan similar to what it currently offers its existing smartphone subscribers.


Apple's new 'two is better than one' iPhone ad promotes Verizon, AT&T

01/22/2011, 11:01 pm

Just days after Verizon launched its first iPhone ad, a new TV spot from Apple for the iPhone 4 highlights both Verizon and AT&T with the pitch "two is better than one."


Verizon posts first iPhone 4 ad without ever showing phone

01/20/2011, 09:01 pm

Verizon has posted its first iPhone 4 advertisement to YouTube, and readers are reporting seeing the new ad air in primetime TV broadcasts.


Apple adds Verizon to retail store's EasyPay terminals

01/16/2011, 06:01 pm

Apple has added Verizon Wireless to its retail store's EasyPay terminals, in order to check upgrade eligibility for users as they buy new iPhones.


Consumer Reports offers scathing critique on Verizon iPhone 4

01/14/2011, 04:01 pm

While awarding Apple's iPhone 4 its highest ratings across the board last summer, Consumer Reports is now warning users to wait, calling it "middle aged" and doubting whether Verizon will offer the unlimited data contracts it is said it would.


Verizon was 'never in the running' for original iPhone, says CEO

01/14/2011, 02:01 am

Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg admitted in an interview Thursday that the nation's largest wireless network was "never in the running" for the first-generation iPhone because Apple was focused on the GSM technology.


Feature: iPhone 4 and iOS vs. Android on Verizon

01/13/2011, 10:01 pm

Verizon Wireless will begin selling Apple's iPhone 4 in the next couple weeks, but the carrier also offers a wide array of Android, RIM BlackBerry, and other smartphones. Here's how they stack up against Apple's latest offering.


'Daily Show' skewers AT&T over Verizon iPhone news

01/12/2011, 03:01 pm

Jon Stewart made Verizon's iPhone announcement a top story on his Comedy Central Daily Show last night, first describing the news as the reason for the "spring in my step," before launching a castigating portrayal of AT&T's service in New York City.


Verizon website downtime reminiscent of AT&T iPhone preorder troubles

01/11/2011, 08:01 pm

Strong interest in the newly announced Verizon iPhone appears to have caused intermittent outages on the Verizon website Tuesday, resembling AT&T's iPhone 4 preorder woes from last year.


Apple will not allow Verizon to preload software on iPhone

01/11/2011, 06:01 pm

New iPhone users on Verizon's network won't find preloaded carrier software on their phones, but will be able to download carrier-specific apps from iTunes.


Apple to add Wi-Fi hotspot to GSM iPhone with iOS 4.3 - rumor

01/11/2011, 04:01 pm

The new Personal Hotspot feature on iOS 4.2.5 will not remain exclusive to the CDMA variant of the iPhone 4, and will arrive with the release of iOS 4.3 for existing GSM-based handsets, according to a new rumor.


3G Verizon iPhone expected to push Android-based competitors toward 4G

01/11/2011, 03:01 pm

iPhone competitors running the Google Android mobile operating system are expected by one Wall Street analyst to rapidly embrace Verizon's 4G long-term evolution high-speed data network, to fight off the presence of Apple's 3G-only smartphone.