updated 04:05 pm EST, Thu November 5, 2009
Verizon offering prepaid bundled data packages
On Thursday, Verizon Wireless said it has added three new prepaid mobile broadband data plans. Users can now opt for a $15 daily data allowance that includes 75MB of data, a $30 weekly package that includes 250MB of data and a $50 monthly offering with 500MB of data. These will be sold alongside a Verizon Wireless USB760 modem, priced at $130.
The USB modem uses an internal antenna and can accommodate a microSD memory card up to 8GB in capacity. It support Windows 2000, XP, Vista, Linux and Mac OS X 10.4 or 10.5. The prepaid mobile broadband plans will begin shipping to Verizon stores on November 15th.