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The joint venture was being created as Bell Atlantic underwent a merger with GTE Corporation.
In April 2000, the companies announced that the Bell Atlantic-GTE merger would take the name Verizon and that the Bell Atlantic-Vodafone wireless unit would be called Verizon Wireless (legally Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless).
We haven't gotten word from AT&T on when to expect the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus on its network to make the Android Oreo jump – we did ask that question, however, and will update this story when we hear back.
Right now, the two Samsung Galaxy S8 phones on AT&T are stuck using Android Nougat, with the latest update being March 9 for a Android 7.0 security patch. We almost got a taste of Android Oreo on the Samsung Galaxy S8 in the US before this.
After S8 Oreo beta, there was a first attempt at an update, but it was yanked due to a mysteriously software reboot glitch.
After you click the Update button, the carrier settings are immediately updated, and you’re good to go. It’s really important to do these carrier updates, because unlike updating to the latest i OS, carrier updates solve actual problems.
For example, AT&T had some voicemail issues that were resolved by a carrier update.