This post is sponsored by Verizon. The Urban Assembly New York Harbor School, a marine biology-focused public high school located on Governors Island, has pledged to restore a billion oysters to the harbor by 2030 through its Billion Oyster Project. Show More Summary
Verizon Wireless has begun selling the 4G LTE version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 for the price of $599.99 without a contract, or for $499.99 with a two year contract.
Verizon has made more progress with its on-site green energy program, announcing that it will invest over $13 million to expand three of its locations in New Jersey.
Verizon is just fighting against “heavy regulation,” especially on wireless.
Cable may enjoy the overall lead in the U.S. broadband race, but it's clear that telcos like Verizon and Cincinnati Bell are finding that consumers' desire for high bandwidth is outpacing the desire for linear television services.
Samsung's newest phablet, the Galaxy Note 4, will be available in the US starting Oct. 17, with preorders starting on Sept. 19. The company hasn't confirmed pricing just yet, but the phone will be available through Sprint, Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and US Cellular. Show More Summary
Although Motorola is all about the Moto X, the Moto G and the Moto 360 these days, the manufacturer is not neglecting its exclusive partnership with Verizon with regards to the Droid line of smartphones. We may not have to wait long to see a new device added to Big Red's roster, as CNET mentions that Motorola is working on launching a new Droid smartphone next month.
Verizon Wireless today announced it has expanded the reach of its "XLTE" footprint by 22 markets. Verizon's LTE network runs on 700MHz almost nationwide, but it has been adding coverage in the 1700MHz band throughout the year and marketing the dual-band 700/1700MHz coverage as XLTE. Show More Summary
FCC chairman says taxpayers shouldn’t subsidize Internet service under 10Mbps.
By Gary Bourgeault: I'm not sure what it is the mainstream media doesn't get about Web-TV, but the latest move by Sony (NYSE:SNE) to put together a Web-Tv package by making content deals with other major entertainment companies is extremely underwhelming to me. Show More Summary
Following last week's announcement that iPhones would support Wi-Fi Calling, and that T-Mobile would get it right away, all the other carriers have been forced to make their plans for the service known. Lo, Verizon will get the service, albeit, a little reluctantly. Read more...
Verizon Wireless has slowly begun to enable VoLTE on select devices on its network. To start, VoLTE is available to the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the LG G3. In order to use the service, subscribers need to download an app called Advanced Calling 1.0. Show More Summary
A Verizon Wireless executive stated this week that the company won't be adding support for Wi-Fi calling for its smartphones until sometime in mid-2015, stating that it will take "some technological work in our network to make it available."
Verizon may have the right next-gen business service tools in place, but the near-term reality of legacy declines and an uncertain economic environment is dampening overall enterprise revenue growth.
By Equity Watch: I reiterate my bullish stance on Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ); the company's aggressive LTE expansion and enhancement efforts in the wireless segment, coupled with its fast scale penetration of FiOS in the wireline segment, remains an important top-line growth driver. Show More Summary
Major telecommunications firms - think Comcast, Verizon, AT&T and the like - want to be able to send you to an Internet slow lane if you don't have enough money pay for topflight service - or if they simply don't like the information...Show More Summary
Many New Yorkers have been losing patience waiting for Verizon to connect them to its FiOS service. Now the de Blasio administration has lost patience, too. In a letter sent Wednesday morning, the... To view the full story, click the title link.