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19 min ago | New York Business.com

Coming soon: digital sidewalks from Verizon

The practice of ripping apart city streets to run fiber-optic cable to homes and businesses may be on its way to becoming a thing of the past.

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Motley Fool

The Worrisome Wireless Pricing Wars

A couple of notable trends are making investing in the domestic wireless space a concern.

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Related Topix: T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics

Silicon Alley Insider

Google, Verizon, Samsung, And Others Want To Make New York City Pay Phones Useful Again

As public phone booths grow less and less useful to New Yorkers, former Mayor Michael Bloomberg began a plan in 2012 to give the city's 7,300 pay phones purpose, Bloomberg reports.

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Related Topix: WebMD, Telecom, Verizon Communications, IT Services, Chelsea (New York, NY), North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York, NY

GigaOM

Report: 44% of AT&T customers are on unlimited plans that haven't been available since 2010

According to new statistics from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, a large proportion of AT&T customers are on grandfathered data plans.

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Related Topix: AT&T, Business Insider, T-Mobile, Marketing, Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services

Forbes.com

Interesting November Stock Options for Verizon

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Verizon Communications .

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, IT Services, Telecom, Financial Markets

CBS Local

Widespread Verizon Service Outage Across D.C.-Baltimore Region

It appears that Verizon customers first started noticing the service outage at about 7 p.m. Sunday.

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Maryland

Brandon Sun

Verizon Wireless launches rewards program, requires location tracking for ad-targeting

Verizon Wireless is launching a nationwide loyalty program this week for its 100-million-plus subscribers.

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Marketing, Cellphones

Sun Jul 20, 2014

SFGate

Verizon boosts FiOS uploads to match downloads

In this March 13, 2009 file photo, Tyson Hoffman, a Verizon service technician, checks a cable as he connects it to the Verizon FiOS fiber network in Rockville, Md.

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Rockville, MD

Daily Journal

Planned utility poles to boost wireless service

Greenwood residents will start noticing new street-side utility poles this summer in areas including the Valle Vista neighborhood, if the city gives the project a final approval today.

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Related Topix: Rochester, NY, Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Cellphones

The Citizens' Voice

Verizon Telecom Pioneers attend Blind Association function

Verizon Telecom Pioneers, Wilkes-Barre Chapter, recently attended the Blind Association Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon at Mohegan Sun.

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Wilkes-Barre, PA, Non-Profit

Sat Jul 19, 2014

GuruFocus.com

Verizon may continue to Grow

Verizon Communications is a provider of communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies.

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Advanced Solutions International, Terremark Worldwide, Access Northeast, Software, Cellphones

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Light Reading

Verizon Preps for 100G Ethernet NID Era

Verizon announced results this week of its field trial of 100G Ethernet network interface devices deployed in support of its regional switched Ethernet service.

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Verizon Communications

Wireless Developer Network

ControlTec, Verizon Wireless Announce Partnership To Advance Real-Time Vehicle Data Collection

ControlTec, an industry leader in transportation diagnostic and safety data systems, and Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, announced today a joint partnership that will allow state-of-the-art wireless vehicle data recorders designed by ControlTec to transmit real-time information on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Business News, Federal Communications Commission

Forbes.com

Earnings Expected to Increase for Verizon Communications

Wall Street is high on Verizon Communications , expecting it to report earnings that are up 23% from a year ago when it reports its second-quarter earnings on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Advanced Solutions International, Terremark Worldwide, Access Northeast, Software, Financial Markets

Thu Jul 17, 2014

America's Network

Verizon: Reclassifying broadband under Title II will endanger the entire Internet ecosystem

Verizon has taken the latest stab at the FCC's Open Internet rulemaking proceeding by calling the regulator out on its option to "reclassify" broadband Internet access service as a Title II common carriage telecommunications service.

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, IT Services, Telecom, Netflix, Startups

America's Network

Verizon wraps 100G Ethernet network interface device trial

Verizon is pushing the bandwidth boundaries of its Ethernet network, announcing that it recently completed a trial carrying 100G traffic over its regional network between two 100G network interface devices .

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, IT Services, Telecom

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Motley Fool

The Best Dividend in Telecom Isn't AT&T

One of the highly anticipated mergers from earlier this year never came to fruition, but the company that was left out in the cold could still be a great investment.

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Related Topix: Vodafone, Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, SoftBank, Financial Services, Investment Services

Seeking Alpha

Does Verizon Sound Good Into Earnings Compared To AT&T And Sprint?

Background: Verizon Communications is the largest provider of wireline and wireless communications in the United States.

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Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services, Terremark Worldwide, Cable & Satellite, Charter Communications, Television

America's Network

Verizon's copper-to-fiber transition faces District of Columbia PSC investigation

Verizon's ongoing copper-to-fiber migration in the District of Columbia is now the subject of a Public Service Commission investigation on how it will affect local consumers and businesses.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

Digital Trends

4G HTC Desire 610 coming to AT&T on July 25, and it's yours for $200 without a contract

A promotional page for the HTC Desire 610 has shown up on AT&T's website, telling us the mid-range Android smartphone is coming soon to the network.

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Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Versant, Android

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