Last $47.49 USD
Change Today +0.65 / 1.39%
Volume 523.6K
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140 West Street

New York, NY 10007

United States

Phone: 212-395-1000

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le wireless e-mail across its diverse portfolio of wireless devices. The company’s location-based services provide its customers with directions to their destination and enable its business customers to locate, monitor and communicate with their mobile field workers. The company’s global data services allow its customers to access data services on its Global Ready Phones from international destinations, and to access the Internet at such destinations with laptops that are either Global Ready, tethered to a Global Ready Phone, or are used in conjunction with other Global Ready devices, such as certain USB modems or Jetpacks. In addition, its customers have access to more than one million applications and services developed and distributed by third parties, such as those offered via Google Play, accessible on its smartphones running on the Google, Inc. (Google) Android operating system, those offered via the Apple, Inc. (Apple) iTunes store, accessible through smartphones and tablets running on the Apple iOS operating system, those offered by Microsoft Inc. (Microsoft), via Microsoft’s Windows Phone OS operating system and those offered by BlackBerry Limited (BlackBerry), through its BlackBerry App World Webstore. The company’s customers can make and receive calls on their home phone handsets using its wireless network through its Home Phone Connect service or Verizon 4G LTE Broadband Router with Voice service. The company also offers HomeFusion Broadband, a high-speed Internet service that provides customers with Internet connections in their homes using its 4G LTE network. In addition, the company provides network access and, in some cases, enhanced value added services to support telemetry-type applications, which are characterized by machine-to-machine (M2M) wireless connections. The company’s M2M services support devices that are used by various vertical market segments, including healthcare, education, manufacturing, utilities, distribution and consumer products. The company also supports telematics services for some of the automotive manufacturers. Wireless Devices The company offers several categories of wireless devices, including smartphones, tablets and other Internet access devices, as well as basic phones. Smartphones: The company’s device line-up includes an array of smartphones that are enabled to utilize its 4G LTE and/or 3G EV-DO high-speed data services and run on various operating platforms, such as Apple iOS, Google Android, BlackBerry OS, and Windows Phone OS. In August 2013, the company launched the new Verizon Edge device payment plan option which allows customers to trade in their phone for a new phone after a minimum of thirty days, subject to certain conditions. Tablets and Other Internet Devices: The company offers various 4G LTE and/or 3G EV-DO-enabled tablets from multiple manufacturers that run primarily on either the Apple iOS, Google Android or Microsoft Windows operating system. In 2013, the company launched the Ellipsis 7 tablet, which is available exclusively from Verizon Wireless. The tablets the company offers also permit its customers to access the Internet via a Wi-Fi connection. In addition, the company offers dedicated devices that provide a mobile Wi-Fi 4G LTE and/or 3G EV-DO connection, which the company refers to as Jetpacks, capable of connecting multiple Wi-Fi enabled devices to the Internet at one time. The company’s customers can also access the Internet wirelessly at broadband speeds on their computers via data cards, USB modems or through the use of certain laptop computers and netbooks with embedded 4G LTE and 3G EV-DO Mobile Broadband modules offered by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). Basic Phones: Most of the basic phones the company offers are 3G EV-DO-enabled and have HTML-browsing capability. The company purchases wireless devices and accessories from manufacturers, with the substantial majority of its purchases made from Apple, Motorola Mobility, Samsung, LG Electronics, BlackBerry, HTC, Hitachi and Quality One Wireless (through which the company purchases Pantech devices and accessories). In November 2013, the company laun

 

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