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Verizon has access to mobile security data! Who knew, right?

Verizon just realized that it has a wireless unit to draw mobile security data from. Who knew, right?

News Scan: Verizon sends user info to advertisers; Mobile app backlog plagues enterprises; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Monday, Oct. 27, including Verizon Wireless sending user information to advertisers, mobile app backlog plaguing enterprises, the cost of acquiring mobile app users is rising, private investors pumping almost $20 billion into mobile Internet firms and the Connecticut Tech Council recognizing enterprise mobile location app developer.

Verizon, AT&T dominate red-hot LTE market, says Ovum

Verizon Wireless and AT&T account for more than one-third of global LTE subscriptions, which reached 250 million in the first quarter of 2014, according to the latest stats from Ovum.

News Scan: Microsoft beefs up Windows Phone security; Verizon closes $130B deal with Vodafone; more

Quick rundown on the latest mobile IT news for Monday, 2/24 including: what Microsoft is doing to enhance security with next Windows Phone update, what Verizon paid to get the rest of Verizon Wireless from Vodafone, investment of mobile web/video optimization goes up, P&G's emotional strategy works in the hearts of Superbowl and Olympics viewers and the increase of product purchases via smartphones in the U.K.

News Scan: HR to embrace mobility; Africa's slow start with enterprise mobility; more

Quick takes on the latest mobile IT news for Wednesday, 1/28 including: HR departments' embrace of mobility in 2014, a slow but hopeful adoption of mobility in Africa, what Verizon and Vodafone shareholders have agreed to in the Verizon Wireless deal, Android's stake in the embedded device market and what the Dell'Oro group predicts for the future of the microwave transmission gear market.

4G LTE will account for 50% of US wireless connections by end of 2014

High-speed 4G LTE will account for 50 percent of U.S. wireless connections by end of this year and 79 percent by the end of 2018, predicts Strategy Analytics.

News Bytes: Android flexes mobile ad muscle; Microsoft 'confused' about mobility; more

Check out the hottest news in mobile IT for Friday, 10/25.

T-Mobile's relief for 'bill shock'; New iPads coming Oct. 22; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Thursday 10/10.

Reports: Capital One pulls out of Isis mobile wallet platform

Capital One is ending its support for Isis, the Near Field Communications-based mobile commerce network spearheaded by Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility and T-Mobile US.

Report: Verizon to pay whopping $130 billion for rest of Verizon Wireless

Verizon is close to inking a deal to buy Vodafone's 45 percent stake in Verizon Wireless for a whopping $130 billion, according to sources consulted by Bloomberg.