Verizon News

Throttling streaming video is a cost-cutting move for Verizon

Verizon recently pulled an unpopular U-turn over streaming video, introducing new restrictions to its unlimited plans that limit streaming video to 480p standard definition. Analysts pointed the finger at reports of congestion on >>

Did Unlimited plans actually slow Verizon’s network?

Early this year, Verizon launched a fantastic Unlimited data plan. Months later, it abruptly turned one plan into two, and tacked on a bunch of restrictions like mandatory video throttling. Analysts, competitors, and >>

Comcast keeps improving its wireless data plans

Comcast — and trust me, I’m just as surprised to be writing this as you are reading — is pushing forwards with making its already-good wireless offerings even better. The cable company started >>