Despite all of its battling this year, Verizon and Netflix have cozied up to each other, at least as far as business is concerned. The service provider has initiated a very limited test during which it is offering a small number of its subscribers the opportunity to sign up for a package that includes a free year of Netflix service. This follows the drawn out debacle between Netflix and Verizon in which the latter company’s customers saw severely throttled speeds on Netflix — something that was quickly solved when the video streaming company gave in and entered into an agreement with Verizon.
The information comes from BTIG Research, which spotted the new deal recently via a commercial and received clarification from Verizon itself on the particulars. According to the ISP, this promotion is a very limited trial offer, running only until November 1.
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