If I remember correctly, if you freeze/remove any of the Verizon apps OTA updates will not be pushed/downloaded to your device. I am not 100% sure on this, someone please correct me if I am wrong.
Nexus 7 (2012) 16GB (rooted + unlocked 4.4... mmm KitKat)
Verizon Samsung Galaxy S4 - 4.3 stock
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