Verizon Wireless, bowing to competitive pressure from T-Mobile US Inc. and AT&T Inc., said it will double monthly data allowances for some customers and include international text messaging under existing plans.
Nortel Networks Corp. , once North America’s largest communications equipment provider, wants a bankruptcy judge to settle a dispute over Avaya Inc. ’s $915 million purchase of the corporate networks business that was completed last year.
Verizon Wireless is nearing an agreement to sell unused airwaves to T-Mobile US Inc. in exchange for cash and spectrum in cities where it needs more capacity, according to a person with knowledge of the process.
Verizon Wireless said it’s open to accepting unused airwave licenses as payment for at least part of the spectrum it’s trying to sell, giving likely bidder T- Mobile US Inc. more flexibility to prepare an offer.
Verizon Wireless, the largest U.S. wireless carrier, introduced three Motorola Mobility phones -- the Droid Mini, Droid Ultra and Droid Maxx -- to update its lineup of devices made by the Google Inc. unit.