That's what one tech-savvy Netflix subscriber did when performance lagged on Verizon's network. The result? A 10x boost in his streaming speed.
The Smart Rewards program launching Thursday promises savings and discounts to Verizon subscribers, but only if you opt-in to a program that helps the wireless carrier's partners deliver targeted ads based on your location and browsing habits.
Now's the perfect time for Verizon to generate some good will.
Verizon says Netflix isn't buying enough bandwidth to deliver its streaming video to Verizon customers. But a major Internet backbone provider says that's just not the case.
Netflix and Verizon reached an interconnection deal in April. But while the companies put their plan into action, many subscribers are still complaining about poor streaming speeds.
Verizon cuts off data earlier than expected; countdown to class action lawsuits begins now.
Verizon objects to a Netflix message that blames the ISP for video streaming issues.
The latest and greatest version of HTC Sense is now rolling out to both the Verizon and Sprint One (M7)
Don't let the name fool you: XLTE isn't new technology, but the marketing term hides some very tangible real-world benefits.
What do you get when you combine Windows Phone 8 with Samsung hardware? A wonderful phone with one big problem.