The app, which is restricted to Android devices, takes advantage of Verizon’s 4G LTE network.
Passpoint promises to put an end to the annoying process of logging in to public hotspots through browser-based splash screens.
Members of the NoChokepoints Coalition will ask the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to stop Verizon Communications from raising the rates for middle-mile broadband connections that many businesses rely on.
Verizon's latest LTE phone runs Android 4.0 and has an 8-megapixel camera and built-in Beats Audio for music enhancement.
CTIA 2012, the big U.S. mobile phone and tablet show, kicks off Monday. Will a few very hot LTE phones make their debut?
HomeFusion will be available anywhere Verizon has LTE service. That area currently covers two-thirds of the U.S. population.
Verizon is charging $60 a month for 10GB of data, $90 a month for 20GB of data and $120 a month for 30GB of data.
AT&T and Verizon Wireless want Windows Phone smartphones to succeed in the U.S., partly to provide leverage against Apple.
Sprint is the only major wireless carrier that still offers unlimited smartphone data with no throttling although there are some data limitations.