For quite a few hours now I haven’t had access to 4G LTE data speeds and I became weary (to sound dramatic and exciting, of course). Strangely enough, Verizon has issued a statement just in time, acknowledging a nationwide outage, which they are currently working (hopefully feverishly) to fix:
Verizon Wireless engineers have been working to resolve an issue with 4G LTE service that is affecting some customers’ 4G devices. 3G data and voice devices are unaffected. All customers’ voice calls and text messages continue to go through. In the past 24 hours, some 4GLTE customers have reported their devices are operating on 3G data service where they would normally get 4G. Some have reported no issues, others that data access is either intermittent or unavailable. We are working to resolve the issue as quickly as possible.
Thankfully, since most 4G LTE devices have a 3G data mode for texts, data, and voice, then you’re saved, as I have been But nonetheless, get it back to working condition Verizon. The world is dull without 4G LTE available at every whim to those who have access to it. Via: VZW (Twitter)