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

2 hrs ago | Information Technology

WEALTHMAKERS.COM Issues Bullish Research Reports on VZ

Verizon Communications Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide.


Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Science, Computer Science, Financial Markets

6 hrs ago | Fox News

FCC Questions Verizon Plan to Slow Some Data Speeds

The top U.S. telecommunications regulator said on Wednesday he is "deeply troubled" by a Verizon Communications Inc announcement that high-speed wireless customers who subscribe to older unlimited data plans might experience slower speeds starting Oct. 1. Verizon stopped offering unlimited data plans in 2012 and last week said it will soon begin ... (more)


Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom, Business News, Federal Communications Commission

6 hrs ago | Digital Trends

Verizon adds 14 more live TV channels to its FiOS TV app for Xbox

Verizon Communications recently announced that it has added 14 live channels to its FiOS TV app for Xbox One and Xbox 360.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, X360, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Microsoft Xbox, Terremark Worldwide

7 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

T-Mobile Needs Its New Family Plan to Fend Off AT&T and Verizon

This week T-Mobile's kicks-off its latest strategy. Starting on July 30 the company is offering a four-line family plan with 10GB of data, 2.5 GB per line, for just $100.


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

7 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Microsoft Exposes The Government's Crafty New Method Of Accessing Your Email

Microsoft is set to argue in federal court Thursday why the government shouldn't be able to access customer emails stored in overseas servers, and the company wants users to know why they oppose what could set a dangerous privacy precedent.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Ireland, World News, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Conservative Political News

13 hrs ago |

Analyst Upgrades: AT&T Inc., Verizon Communications Inc., and Southwest Airlines Co

Macquarie responded this morning, raising its price target on AT&T Inc. to $38 from $37, while maintaining its "neutral" rating.


Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Telecom, IT Services, REIT, Personal Finance, Day Trading, Financial Markets

13 hrs ago |

How Will Verizon (VZ) Stock Be Affected By This Downgrade?

Shares are up 0.15% to $52.05 in pre-market trading on Wednesday. Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC as a Buy with a ratings score of B. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: "We rate VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC a BUY.


Related Topix: IT Services, Telecom, Financial Markets

17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Verizon responds to my blog posts on the foreign e-mail case

I have blogged twice about a fascinating case, currently pending in federal court in New York, on whether the federal government can use a warrant to compel Microsoft to disclose the contents of e-mail that Microsoft has stored on a server outside the U.S. The case has drawn a surprising amount of press attention, including a New York Times ... (more)


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

18 hrs ago | Boston Herald

Netflix to Pay AT&T for High-Quality Video Streaming Connections

Netflix has struck a deal with AT&T, under which the No. 1 Internet video-streaming company will pay the U.S.'s biggest phone company fees to guarantee high-quality delivery.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Internet Service Providers

Tue Jul 29, 2014


AT&T Rallies as Windstream Shows Blueprint for Paring Taxes

AT&T Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. led a rally in phone stocks after Windstream Holdings Inc. announced plans for a spinoff that provides a blueprint companies could use to reduce their tax bills.


Related Topix: Winn Dixie Stores, Retail, Grocery, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, Financial Markets, IT Services, REIT, Personal Finance, Tax


Lopez Negrete's Juan Alanis Named Top 100 Social Media Power Influencer

This month, Houston's Top 100 Social Media Power Influencers of 2014 were announced, including Lopez Negrete Communications' own Juan Alanis.


Related Topix: Public Relations, Marketing, Blog News, Telecom, IT Services, Houston, TX

Hispanic Business

Verizon Communications Inc - 10-Q - Management's Discussion and...

With a presence in over 150 countries around the world, we offer voice, data and video services and solutions on our wireless and wireline networks that are designed to meet customers' demand for mobility, reliable network connectivity, security and control.


Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, Wireless, Emerging Technology

The New Zealand Herald

Wall St caution prevails

Specialist Meric Greenbaum, left, and trader John Liotti work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.


Related Topix: Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, REIT, Personal Finance, Financial Markets

Light Reading

Ericsson Goes Beyond Telecom with MetraTech Acquisition

Ericsson's acquisition of MetraTech, announced Tuesday, is all about strengthening its billing support -- but not for its existing telecom OSS/BSS services.


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


More Seneca County, Ohio, Residents Can Experience 4G LTE With Verizon Wireless Expansion

WHAT: Verizon Wireless has enhanced Long Term Evolution network coverage in Tiffin, Ohio, 4G LTE empowers Verizon Wireless customers with compatible devices to browse the Web, post status updates and photos, and download files wirelessly at speeds up to 10 times faster than customers on 3G networks.


Related Topix: Ohio, Seneca County, OH, Tiffin, OH, Bascom, OH, Telecom, IT Services, Verizon

Free Republic

The total number of wiretaps by state

With all the NSA paranoia running amuck, sorting out the facts from fiction should slightly reduce the likelihood of coronaries caused by unnecessary worrying.


Related Topix: Telecom, Verizon, IT Services

Here Are The Key Highlights Of Verizon's Q2 Earnings Results

The largest U.S. telecom players Verizon reported its second quarter results last week topping Wall Street estimates.


Related Topix: Telecom, IT Services, AT&T, Cable & Satellite, Directv


Chipotle Sales Soar, Netflix Net Surges

Chipotle surged after net and sales climbed. Du Pont net jumped 4%. Coca-Cola profit fell 3%.Kimberly Clark net slipped 3%.


Related Topix: Beverages, CocaCola, Manufacturing, Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, Industrial Machines, Security, United Technologies Corporation, Telecom, IT Services, Verizon, Rubber-Plastics, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals

Seeking Alpha

Neutral To Bullish As Verizon Cleans Up Its Act In Both Wireline And Wireless Segments

Verizon Communications continues to deliver a strong financial performance for the sixth consecutive quarter.


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

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Russia Taday

FISA court judges buying Verizon stock as they approve NSA surveillance

Traders work at the post where Verizon is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Judges who serve on the FISA court, approving the government's collection of phone metadata, have bought Verizon stock in the last year.


Related Topix: Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law


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