The jury's back, and the verdict favors Verizon. According to RootMetrics' most recent network performance test, Verizon was ranked the best overall network, taking top honors in reliability, speed, data, calling, and text messaging.
Verizon announced a new promotion that nets customers a $100 discount for select phones. There are a few caveats, however, namely that the discount only applies to purchases through Verizon's online store.
Choosing a carrier? T-Mobile reportedly offers the fastest 4G LTE download speeds at 16.3 Mbps. Verizon was second at 15.9 Mbps, in front of AT&T and then Sprint. Verizon did win the 4G LTE availability category, though T-Mobile was right…
According to JD Power's latest customer surveys, AT&T has the highest customer satisfaction among major U.S. carriers. As for prepaid carriers, Consumer Cellular packs the highest customer satisfaction in the country.
Sprint has revealed its financials for the past quarter and has seen the largest jump in post-paid subscriber growth in the company's history. Sadly, it was still hit with a financial loss of $302 million.
Verizon posted its second quarter 2016 earnings report on Tuesday, and investors found the numbers slightly disappointing. It's hoping to rebound with its recent acquisition of media properties from Yahoo.
It looks like Comcast is looking to expand a little. How? By becoming a mobile carrier, of course. The company will reportedly take part in upcoming wireless auctions, and has apparently even set up a new wireless division.