Originally Posted by SamuriHL
Yes, and Samsung resisted locking the firmware on their most popular phone in the world, too. Oh, wait, no, they didn't.
Don't count out VZW's greed. Ever.
Oh I have little doubt you're right and Verizon will try, what I don't think will happen is Apple agreeing to it. I think they believe, and likely rightly so, that their customers will follow them if they left any one carrier so Apple wouldn't be the one taking any loss.