Verizon ends AT&T’s J.D. Power winning streak

AT&T may have won the crown on J.D. Power’s first two customer surveys this summer, but Verizon won the title that probably mattered the most to it. It ranked highest in network quality.

Mobile speed tester RootMetrics expands to the UK

Mobile network testing startup RootMetrics has aims on international expansion, and the first country to get its hybrid-crowdsourcing treatment will be the UK. By combining drive tests, indoor measurements and crowdsourced data, Root plans to start comparing UK carrier 3G speeds in four to six weeks.