The WPP shops pitched the business together.
Federal regulators have approved new broadband privacy rules that make internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon ask customers' permission before using or sharing much of their data, the AP reports. Under the measure, for example, a broadband provider has to ask a customer's permission before it can disclose her...
Google’s Pixel and Pixel XL are Verizon exclusives in the US for the time being when it comes to carrier sales, but T-Mobile won’t let that slide. The “Uncarrier” on Thursday announced a Pixel promotion that targets Verizon customers specifically. Show More Summary
T-Mobile didn’t end up being a carrier partner for the Google Pixel or Pixel XL at launch, that went to Verizon and Verizon only, but that isn’t stopping the Un-carrier from offering a pretty interesting deal for anyone that wants to bring the Pixel over to the network. T-Mobile has announced [...]
Federal regulators have approved new broadband privacy rules that make internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon ask customers' permission before using or sharing much of their data.
Verizon confirmed yesterday that it had acquired Vessel, an online video subscription service that provides early access to content from top influencers. Verizon said it would harness Vessel’s underlying technology and software, and hire most of Vessel’s employees as part of the deal, which is expected to close later this month. Show More Summary
The provider will refund half the purchase price of an unlocked Pixel phone to people who sign up for its One plan.
For a limited time, T-Mobile is giving customers the chance to cut the cost of a Google Pixel in half if they sign up for a T-Mobile ONE contract.
Google’s all-new Pixel-branded phone has gotten rave reviews across the board, but those seeking to buy one of the new-fangled devices have been limited to one of four channels: the Google Store, Best Buy, Google’s own Project Fi wireless service, and Verizon. That Verizon was given a network exclusive over the other “big three” U.S. […]
Last night, T-Mobile CEO John Legere teased incoming news related to Google’s new Pixel phone. Since the phone is only available through the Google Store, Verizon, or Best Buy, we were curious how T-Mobile would try and attach themselves to it. Show More Summary
T-Mobile's CEO will be announcing "BIG news about @tmobile + @Google Pixel" later today. It looks like the Pixel may not be a Verizon exclusive for much longer.
(Reuters) — A Verizon Communications Inc executive said the acquisition of Yahoo Inc still makes sense, but the telecommunications company needs more information about the email provider’s massive breach of accounts. Speaking at a tech conference hosted by the Wall Street Journal in Laguna Beach, California, Marni Walden, an executive vice president at Verizon, said on […]
Vessel announced on Wednesday that its video subscription service is being acquired by Verizon where its capabilities will be used to further the telecommunication giant’s online video ambitions. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Vessel will be shuttered on October 31. Current subscribers will be provided complimentary access for the rest of […]
Verizon is taking over Vessel, first by buying the online video startup and then by shutting down the service. Jason Kilar, former CEO of Hulu, launched the service in March 2015 with the hope of attracting YouTube stars and providing a similar hub of short-form video content. Show More Summary
Verizon is buying Vessel, the subscription video service founded by Jason Kilar (Hulu’s former CEO) and Richard Tom (its former CTO). Vessel enlisted YouTube stars and other video creators, offering early access to their videos for $2.99 a month. Show More Summary
With established brands like Yahoo Mail and Yahoo Finance, the acquisition still makes a lot of sense, says Verizon executive Marni Walden.
A Verizon executive overseeing the deal to buy Yahoo said Wednesday the deal was moving ahead pending the outcome of an investigation into an epic hack.
Cyber due diligence typically looks at overall policies and broad risk rather than scouring networks from top to bottom, experts say. Cyber due diligence typically looks at overall policies and broad risk rather than scouring networks from top to bottom, experts say. Show More Summary