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News on Verizon Communications (Ticker: VZ) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

18 hrs ago | Light Reading

Verizon, Cox Rank Tops With Business

Verizon Communications and Cox Communications generally do the best job of delivering wireline data, voice and video services to US businesses, according to the latest report from market research firm J.D. Power.

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Verizon, Advanced Solutions International, Terremark Worldwide, Access Northeast, Software, Cox Communication, Cable & Satellite, Television

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Motley Fool

Verizon Communications Inc. Finally Launches a High-Voltage VoLTE Service

Well, this is the end of the empty talk: Verizon is taking action. Big Red will launch its voice over LTE service, or VoLTE, in "the coming weeks."

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Verizon, Skype, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, VoIP, Science / Technology, Apple, Startups

The Motley Fool

AT&T's Entrance Into the Wireless Price Wars Just Got More Complicated

Sprint and T-Mobile are Nos. 3 and 4, respectively, in terms of U.S. subscribers in the telecom industry, as both Verizon Communications lead both carriers by nearly twofold.

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Related Topix: T-Mobile, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services

The Republic

Unions: FairPoint not playing fair in labor talks

FairPoint Communications workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont have known it had to come to an end.

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Related Topix: FairPoint Communications, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Electricians, Wiremen, and Linemen), Pension, Personal Finance, Freeport, ME

Seeking Alpha

Verizon: Another High-Yield Telecom For Current Income

Verizon is a dividend achiever which has raised dividends for 10 years in a row.

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Verizon, Vodafone Group

The Wichita Eagle

Unions: FairPoint not playing fair in labor talks

FairPoint Communications workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont have known it had to come to an end.

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Related Topix: FairPoint Communications, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Electricians, Wiremen, and Linemen), Pension, Personal Finance

Sat Aug 30, 2014

[H]ard OCP

Sony & Sprint to Bring Xperia Flagship Phone to US

In what appears to be epically bad timing, Sony is releasing the Xperia Z3 flagship phone on the Sprint network soon.

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Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Hispanic Business

Echeveste Steps Down, Perez Steps Up at VPE

John Echeveste, founding partner of Hispanic public relations firm VPE Tradigital Communications , has announced his retirement from the agency to assume a new position as CEO of LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Verizon, IT Services, Telecom

AmericanBankingNews.com

Zacks Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Verizon Communications

's stock had its "neutral" rating restated by Zacks in a report released on Friday.

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

West Australian

Sprint grabs lifeline with rural U.S. roaming deals

With plans for a T-Mobile US Inc merger in tatters, Sprint Corp is expanding a roaming program with rural cellphone companies that could provide a much-needed way for the debt-laden wireless carrier to cheaply increase its footprint.

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Related Topix: Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, Cellphones

Silicon Alley Insider

Sprint Grabs Lifeline With Rural U.S. Roaming Deals

With plans for a T-Mobile US Inc merger in tatters, Sprint Corp is expanding a roaming program with rural cellphone companies that could provide a much-needed way for the debt-laden wireless carrier to cheaply increase its footprint.

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Related Topix: Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, Cellphones

Thu Aug 28, 2014

GuruFocus.com

Is AT&T Able To Overcome Competitive Pressures?

AT&T is the second-largest wireless carrier in the U.S. and faces stiff competition from the larger rival Verizon Communications .

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Related Topix: AT&T, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services

International Business Times

Australian Stock Market Report - Morning August 29, 2014

New claims for unemployment insurance fell by 1,000 to 298,000 in the latest week and below forecasts of a result near 300,000.

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Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News, Financial Markets

Crain's New York Business

Blackstone plans sale of midtown tower for $2B

Blackstone Group LP is preparing to sell New York's 1095 Sixth Ave., a 42-story office tower that may fetch one of the highest prices ever for a U.S. skyscraper, according to two people familiar with the plans.

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Related Topix: Blackstone Group, Advertising, Telecom, IT Services, Real Estate, Equity Office Properties Trust, Insurance, MetLife

OpEdNews

A Carbon Tax Is Absolutely Essential

So, what do a major investment from Verizon Wireless and the melting of our polar ice caps have in common? A lot more than you may think.

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Related Topix: Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, California, MD

Sys-Con Media

Verizon Wireless Introduces Service On America's Largest 4G LTE...

Existing Verizon Wireless customers, as well as new customers, will be able to experience the speed and capabilities offered by the nation's largest 4G Long Term Evolution network.

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Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom

Bloomberg

Speed Traders Seize NYSE Floor as IMC Takes Goldman Post

When Scott Knudsen rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange this week, he signaled the ceremonial start of the day's session and the conquest of the NYSE floor by high-frequency trading firms.

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Electronic, Financial Markets, Telecom, IBM, IT Services, Visa Inc.

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Agency Spy

McCann Compares Internet to Escalators for Verizon

McCann, New York has a new campaign for Verizon FiOS, touting the brand's "Speed Match" - matching download and upload speeds.

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Related Topix: Verizon, IT Services, Telecom, Advertising

Shirley Oracle

Rapper Young Jeezy pleads not guilty to gun charge

California prosecutors say platinum-selling rapper Young Jeezy has pleaded not guilty to possessing an illegal assault weapon during an investigation into a fatal shooting at a rap concert.

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Related Topix: Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Irvine, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA

Forbes.com

Verizon To Double On-Site Solar Capacity

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Related Topix: Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Arts, Literature, Journalism, Canada, Alternative Energy, Energy

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