Verizon: No Plans To Carry The iPhone In The Immediate Future

News | Sunday May 30 2010 7:40 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

Despite these strong speculations, Apple has remained tight-lipped about their potential partnership with Verizon. The
too has refrained from explicitly confirming or denying the speculations. In a recent interview with
Beet.tv
, Verizon spokesperson, John Johnson noted that his company had ”
“.Instead, Johnson expressed enthusiasm over Android-based HTC Incredible which he claimed was ”
“.
Johnson's statements may come as a disappointment to a lot of iPhone users waiting to switch from AT&T to a more reliable network carrier. Nevertheless, if recent moves from AT&T are any indication, chances for Apple to announce an end to AT&T's network exclusivity during WWDC still appears likely. Last month, AT&T Mobility CEO Ralph de la Vega noted that the company was
with Apple . Also, the carrier announced
yesterday that would consequently bring tethering to iPhone users after a long wait. We have also heard rumors that
.
One must also note that Johnson has not categorically denied the Verizon iPhone rumors. As we had noted earlier, Verizon is expected to carry the iPhone only around November of this year. Considering that this is still over five months from now, Johnson's statement about Verizon not carrying the iPhone in the ”
” is entirely subjective and open to interpretation at this point.
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