Verizon Joins Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group

The nation’s largest wireless carrier has just made some new friends.

According to an announcement published Thursday, the carrier is the latest member to join the Verizon Joins Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group.

Verizon Wireless is the largest mobile network operator in the US and being able to work closely with them gives us an opportunity to shape Ubuntu into the most compelling new, alternative platform for mobile.

“Verizon Wireless is joining Ubuntu’s Carrier Advisory Group to participate in technology discussions around this new platform, which has the ability to bring new and exciting features to developers and ultimately, customers,” says Samir Vaidya from the Device Technology team at Verizon Wireless.

Invitations are extended to any national or multinational carrier who wishes to join the CAG.

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