Wouldn't it be great if Verizon Wireless
had features like Inner Circle
? Don't get your hopes up just yet as neither are going to start marketing Alltel's ingenious plan, however some insiders (not this one
either) think that Alltel might be the subject of a possible bidding war between the second and third largest carriers. If this were to happen and Verizon were to come out on top of everything, that would make them the largest CDMA carrier with close to 70 million customers. Just imagine, all those customers and they still can't manage to get the dead zone
around our office cleared up
*Verizon is currently in the process of acquiring AOL, Engadget's parent company. However, Engadget maintains full editorial control, and Verizon will have to pry it from our cold, dead hands.