Verizon Wireless cuts WiFi fees (59.99/mth)
Verizon Wireless cuts WiFi fees
Drops price of high-speed wireless by 25 percent to $59.99 a month; promotion runs through year end.
August 29, 2005: 9:06 AM EDT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Verizon Wireless, the nation's No. 2 mobile phone service, said Monday it cut the price of high-speed wireless service for laptop computer users by 25 percent in a promotion aimed at winning more customers.
Verizon Wireless, a venture of Verizon Communications (Research) and Vodafone, said it would offer a promotional price of $59.99 a month through year end. It had been charging $79.99 a month for the service, which delivers the Internet to laptops at speeds comparable to some home computers.