Comcast and Verizon sitting in a tree — well, you know how the rest of that song goes. Although the relationship between Comcast and Sprint has been a bit frosty as of late, the cable operator continues to make nice with Verizon after last year’s spectrum agreement, inking a deal to sell each other’s services in six additional markets. This means consumers in Atlanta, Chicago, Denver-Colorado Springs, Kansas City, Minneapolis-St. Paul and Salt Lake City can now sign up for Verizon services via Comcast and vice-versa. The cross-selling service was first launched in San Francisco, Portland and Seattle earlier this year. To sweeten the pot, both companies are also including deals such as prepaid Visa cards valued between $50 and $300, a double data offer for Comcast’s Xfinity Blast! high-speed internet service and a double data plan for Verizon’s 4G LTE service. For now, both companies are likely keeping their fingers crossed as they wait for regulatory approval for the aforementioned spectrum deal. In the meantime, folks looking for more details on this kumbaya moment can peruse the PR after the break.
Verizon, Comcast activate Wonder Twin powers in six more markets with cross-sales deal originally appeared on Engadget on Tue, 01 May 2012 02:58:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.