Verizon Wireless Open Development Conference Scheduled for March 19

For all of those people wondering about the details of Verizon Wireless's pledge to open its network to all compatible hardware, it seems the answers will come March 19 to 20 in New York City, at the carrier's Open Development Conference. The focus will be on "development for new devices," and from what Verizon is… » 1/22/08 12:59pm 1/22/08 12:59pm

Verizon Says It Will Open Network to "Any Apps, Any Device" in 2008

In a startling announcement, Verizon Wireless pledged today to offer its network to "wireless devices, software and applications not offered by the company." We're a bit surprised, given the network protectionism that Verizon is known for. According to the release, Lowell McAdam, Verizon Wireless president and chief… » 11/27/07 8:22am 11/27/07 8:22am