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1 hr ago | International Business Times

Red HTC One M8 for O2 UK, Verizon Launches One Remix in U.S.

One in town and it's out to paint the town red. Unfortunately, the Glamor Red version of the One M8, which happens to be the newest colour option for the and Metal Grey choices that O2 has been offering, so far, and will be available starting Aug 4. The HTC One M8 done up in such a shade of red have, so far, been available only in the U.S. courtesy ... (more)


Related Topix: HTC, Telecom, IT Services, Verizon, Cameras

4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Sell AT&T: Competition Hurts Results

AT&T missed expectations as rising competition led to lower margins and earnings because AT&T was forced to cut prices.


Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, Versant, ATT, Verizon, IT Services, Directv

8 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Fitch Rates Verizon Communications' Proposed Exchange Offering 'A-'; Outlook Stable

VZ commenced an offer to exchange up to of existing senior unsecured notes that it had previously issued for the new VZ notes.


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

13 hrs ago | America's Network

Verizon's symmetric FiOS speeds take upper hand over cable's upstream DOCSIS limitations

Verizon may be reaching the upper limit of penetration for fiber to the home , but its move to provide symmetric speeds across all of its service offerings shows its desire once again to beat cable with fiber--particularly in the upstream direction.


Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Terremark Worldwide, Verizon, thePlatform, Cable & Satellite, Comcast

15 hrs ago |

Will This Analyst Upgrade Help Verizon (VZ) Stock Today?

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Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Mozilla, TheStreet, Financial Markets, Business News

19 hrs ago | The Real Deal

Those old Verizon buildings in NYC? Theya re condo towers now

Verizon Communications sold 10 of its New York City properties over the past decade - most of which have been converted into brick, residential condominium towers.


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

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Verizon Announces Exchange Offers for Certain Outstanding Notes From Eligible Holders

Verizon Communications Inc. today announced the commencement of eleven separate private offers to exchange specified series of debt securities issued by Verizon and by Alltel Corporation for new debt securities to be issued by Verizon in accordance with the terms of the Exchange Offers.


Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Couple charged phone tax they didn't owe for years

A Cockeysville couple now looks very closely at theirs after finding that they were charged a tax for years that they didn't owe.


Related Topix: Cockeysville, MD, Cellphones, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services


AARP Attacks Verizon's NJ Removal of DSL, Landlines -

Verizon has been taking a hammering of late for their decision to tell Sandy victims, a year after the storm, that they will never see their POTS and DSL lines repaired .


Related Topix: Verizon, IT Services, Telecom

Verizon Communications Price Target Raised to $59.00 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co.' s price target would suggest a potential upside of 15.73% from the company's current price.


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

International Business Times

Global Markets Overview - July 23, 2014

A trader works by the post where Verizon is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in this file photo taken February 21, 2014.


Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom

The Washington Post

Verizon Tops Profit Estimates as Tablets Fuel Customer Gains

Verizon Communications Inc., the largest U.S. wireless carrier, exceeded profit estimates on stronger customer gains even as rivals including T-Mobile US Inc. brought more price competition to the industry.


Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Verizon, T-Mobile, Dorset, VT, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Light Reading

Verizon Continues 4G LTE Capacity Spend in Q2

Verizon Communications is continuing to focus on spending to increase its 4G network capacity as users and data traffic migrate to its faster LTE network.


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

How Will Verizon Communications (VZ) Stock React To Its 2014 Second Quarter Results?

Total operating revenue increased 5.7% to $31.5 billion for the most recent quarter, over the second quarter of 2013.


Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom, Verizon


Verizon's 2nd quarter profit rises 93 percent

Verizon reported Tuesday that its second-quarter earnings nearly doubled after it secured full ownership of Verizon Wireless.


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


Verizon 2Q profit rises 93 percent

By JULIE WATSON Associated Press The two Americans killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip followed in the footsteps of scores of Jews from around the world who have volunteered to fight for Israel.


Related Topix: Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Associated Press, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East,


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.


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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

New York

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.


Related Topix: Telecom, Verizon, IT Services

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.


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

The Motley Fool

Dow Earnings Season Continues: What to Expect From Verizon, DuPont, and Travelers

Tomorrow morning, we'll hear from nearly half of those stocks, including All three companies are scheduled to release their earnings results before the market opens on Tuesday morning.


Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Financial Markets, Weather, Hurricane, Hurricane Sandy


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