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The nation's two largest telco companies get personal -- and downright childish -- following the FCC's Net Neutrality decision.
The deal will see the three largest US wireless giants bring Google's mobile payments service to the Android devices they sell.
Microsoft's flagship Lumia Icon Windows Phone on Verizon is getting long-awaited operating system and firmware updates.
In two separate deals worth more than $15 billion combined, Verizon sells wireline assets to Frontier Communications and cell tower rights to American Tower.
Unlike regular cookies, the code from a supercookie is designed to evade the deleting capabilities in common browsers.
Verizon's managed certificate service aims to secure Internet of things endpoints for enterprises with large deployments underway.
Verizon's fourth quarter results were standard issue, but the company did put some color on how the Internet of things could drive growth.
A severe security vulnerability which allows any user access to any Verizon email account has been exposed.
Verizon's latest IoT play works with any vehicle made since 1996, which is nearly 9,000 models. It's also wireless carrier agnostic.
Google has been outspoken over the last few years in lambasting the growing number of "patent trolls" seeking and filing lawsuits left and right in the technology sector.
Analysis: Thanks to a not-so-secret backdoor, any encrypted calls will be open to intercept anyway, according to the NSA's rules of engagement.
Verizon has announced it will be bringing its cloud platform to Australia to help enterprises handle their workload in a secure environment.
It's all about the network.
If you're a wireless customer -- Verizon or not -- you're entitled to technology freebies as part of 'Connection Day.'
It doesn't offer the best specs, but you can purchase one for $249.99, or $149.99 with a two-year agreement, to use with the carrier's XLTE network.
A common concern with the Moto X is its rather small capacity battery. Verizon and Motorola fixed that with the Droid Turbo and this is the Moto X you want if you are a Verizon customer.
From New York City to San Jose, what are the average 4G download and upload speeds, and what carriers offer the best speed, reliability and coverage?
I added to my HTC One collection yesterday with the blue color device for Verizon. Enjoy these images of this gorgeous phone available exclusively through Best Buy.
While Verizon customers would be well served by either the HTC One or Motorola Droid Maxx, each device offers distinct advantages. After comparing them side-by-side - hardware and software - my choice is clear.
The Moto X is rolling out to all major US carriers and with the Motorola Droid Maxx you get all the software goodies with a battery life that lets you work on the road for a couple days between charges.
While high end smartphones run $200 to $300, there are plenty of options from free to $100. This gallery shows you two smartphones from each of the four major carriers that your student might want to consider.
The Nokia Lumia 928 goes on sale tomorrow at Verizon for just $99 with a two-year contract or $500 with no contract. It is a nice variant of the 920, and performs the same as that existing device.
Some signal boosters require you to cradle or directly connect your mobile device. The zBoost DataBlast increases your signal strength and is actually quite easy to setup and use.
I used to think signal boosters were a scam, but after testing the Sleek 4G-V I am convinced there are some out there that work well to keep you connected to the network.
If you're curious about the Droid DNA, here are some hands-on shots showcasing just about every angle of the phone. Make sure to read the accompanying review, linked to just below each image description throughout the gallery!
While the Apple iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy S III dominate across carriers, there are solid choices on each carrier from other manufacturers too so don't forget about them.
The Apple iPhone 5 is an amazing smartphone with LOTS of cool functions and features and these are 10 of my favorites.
The fledging 4G LTE networks of Sprint, Verizon, and AT&T are nothing without decent hardware to back them up. Here are some of the better smartphones and tablets that the carriers offer so far.
The latest Droid from Motorola, the Bionic is 4G LTE capable.
This 11.6-inch notebook has a good price for a portable laptop with power and integrated LTE
At a press conference in New York City, Verizon announces Apple's iPhone 4 will be available on its network in early February. A 16GB model will cost $199.99 with a two-year contract and the 32GB model will sell for $299.99. An extra feature Verizon will offer is the ability to use the phone as a personal Wi-Fi "hot spot." Up to five Wi-Fi devices can connect to the Verizon iPhone at one time.
At the Open Mobile Summit in San Francisco, Verizon Wireless CTO Anthony Melone talks about the launch of the company's new 4G LTE network later this year. He discusses four trends that will occur because of faster speeds and lower latency that 4G offers; they include real time delivery, video collaboration, cloud computing, and enhanced machine-to-machine communications.
Shadman Zafar, CIO of Verizon Telecom talks to ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das about the company’s promise to deliver the Internet to television with its new Fios platform. The service will include social media widgets like Facebook and Twitter. Zafar describes the company’s approach to innovating in an economic downturn and where he stands on the net neutrality debate in Washington.
Shadman Zafar, CIO of Verizon Telecom, describes how the company is responding to the current economic downturn by investing in growth and innovation as opposed to cost-cutting and automation.
Shadman Zafar, CIO of Verizon Telecom, talks about how focusing on the growth of the company acts as a great incentive for employees to innovatively come up with ideas and create new business cases around those ideas.
ZDNet Senior Editor Sam Diaz talks about the rumors circulating that Apple is in negotiations with U.S. wireless providers other than the exclusive carrier of its iPhone, AT&T. Diaz says Apple can't ignore the money that could potentially come from Verizon Wireless' pool of roughly 86 million customers.
At the CTIA Wireless 2009 Conference in Las Vegas, Ivan Seidenberg, CEO of Verizon Communications, announces the next initiative in the LTE Pipeline, the Verizon Wireless LTE Innovation Center. The center will serve as an incubator to test and make prototypes of new consumer electronics, telematics, and machine-to-machine products.
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