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Mortensen reflects on Winter Olympics – NorthShoreOfLongIsland.com

Mortensen reflects on Winter OlympicsNorthShoreOfLongIsland.comThe tears from Mortensen’s nephew were not the only ones shed by a member of the family during the winter games. The family traveled to Sochi to watch Mortensen compete. Mortensen’s father, Gerry Mortensen, who works at Verizon, and his mother, Mary … …read more Source: Winter Olympics News From Google

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Verizon, T-Mobile endorse smartphone ‘kill switch’ effort – PCWorld

PCWorldExecutives with three U.S. mobile carriers have voiced support for an effort in the U.S. Congress to encourage mobile carriers to offer services to customers that would render smartphones and tablets inoperable if they’re stolen. Executives with Verizon …T-Mobile US: Our dump-your-network drive is doing SO WELL (PS: We lost $20 …RegisterT-Mobile Turns an Industry […]

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Verizon phone plans: discount for installment buying – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorVerizon Wireless is offering discounts of at least $10 a month for subscribers who buy their phones through the company’s installment plan. Skip to next paragraph. Related stories. Smart phones 101: What you need to know before buying your next phone …Verizon Wireless Joins Pricing War With ‘More Everything’Channel PartnersHow does Verizon’s ‘More […]

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Verizon Wireless Joins Pricing War With ‘More Everything’ – Channel Partners

Channel PartnersStep up to the buffet: Verizon Wireless is the latest to join what’s becoming an interesting pricing war among the major carriers, delivering what it calls its “More Everything” plan. The carrier is doubling data on some of its offerings, including international …How does Verizon’s ‘More Everything’ stack up to competitors’ offers?CNETHow Verizon ‘More […]

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How does Verizon’s ‘More Everything’ stack up to competitors’ offers? – CNET

CNETIn this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET’s Marguerite Reardon takes a deep dive into the price tweaks to Verizon’s “More Everything” plan to see how it compares with plans from the US’ other major wireless operators. Marguerite Reardon. by Marguerite Reardon.Tech V-Day GiftsWALA-TV FOX10Verizon Unveils New Plan In Hopes To Entice Wireless UsersOnline News Heard […]

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Verizon jumps into wireless discount fight with ‘More Everything’ – Register

RegisterVerizon Wireless has become the latest US telco to roll out an aggressive price-cutting campaign for its subscribers. The company said that its “More Everything” service plan will expand data limits on several existing plans while also adding unlimited …Mighty Verizon Joins The Mobile Price War And, Again, You Might SaveForbesSo is Verizon’s ‘More Everything’ […]

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Capitals vs. Red Wings: Alex Ovechkin scores in OT to give Washington 6-5 victory – Washington Post

Washington PostThe Detroit Red Wings made their intentions clear from the start Sunday afternoon at Verizon Center. If the Washington Capitals were on the power play, Detroit would dedicate one player solely to shadowing Alex Ovechkin in an effort to take the league’s …Ovechkin’s OT goal lifts Capitals to victoryReutersRed Wings pleased by offensive outburst, […]

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Verizon leads the industry, with the most expensive average contract, best … – DailyTech

DailyTechVerizon Inc. (VZ) reported its results [PDF] this morning. Verizon owns one of the nation’s fastest growing cable services, Verizon FiOS (fiber optic service), as well as vestigial landline services. It also is currently co-owner of Verizon Wireless, which it has a 55 …Intel’s Failed OnCue TV Service: The Apple TV That Almost WasMashableVerizon to […]

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Verizon Wireless Profit Under Threat as Price War Escalates – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(Updates with closing stock price in fifth paragraph.) Jan. 21 (Bloomberg) — Verizon Communications Inc., owner of the biggest U.S. wireless network, said it’s studying how to respond to intensifying price competition, potentially leading to moves that may …Verizon leads the industry, with the most expensive average contract, best …DailyTechBiz Break: Intel sells […]

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Verizon to buy Intel’s TV business for undisclosed sum – CNET

CNETThe telecom giant will work quickly to release the service that delivers live TV and video on demand over the Internet. Shara Tibken. by Shara Tibken. January 21, 2014 3:16 AM PST. Follow @sharatibken. Intel pitches itself as the “sponsor of tomorrow,” but it …Verizon’s fourth quarter earnings top estimatesUSA TODAYVerizon Wireless Profit Under Threat […]

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Verizon’s fourth quarter earnings top estimates – USA TODAY

USA TODAYVerizon Communications reported fourth-quarter results Tuesday that narrowly beat analysts’ forecasts for both revenue and profit, as the New York-based phone company saw revenue from its FiOS bundle of Web, TV and phone service rise almost 16%.How long can Verizon stay above the wireless …CNETUPDATE 3-Verizon revenue climbs on sturdy mobile growthReutersVerizon Studies Options […]

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Verizon Studies Options as Wireless Price War Threatens Profits – Bloomberg

BloombergVerizon Communications Inc. (VZ), owner of the biggest U.S. wireless network, said it’s studying how to respond to intensifying price competition, potentially leading to moves that may reduce its profit margins. After reporting a fourth-quarter wireless margin of …Verizon’s fourth quarter earnings top estimatesUSA TODAYVerizon Swings to Profit Amid Subscriber Growth — UpdateWall Street JournalVerizon […]

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Verizon revenue climbs on strong mobile growth – Reuters

ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) – Verizon Communications Inc reported on Tuesday its quarterly revenue grew 3.4 percent, slightly faster than analysts estimated, as it added more subscribers than expected at its Verizon Wireless venture with Vodafone Group Plc.Verizon posts Q4 profit of $7.9B, adds 1.7M connectionsCNETVerizon Beats Estimates as Wireless Users Increase SpendingBloombergVerizon 4Q net income […]

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Intel TV is dead. Long live Web TV – CNET

CNETIntel had been close to signing the content deals it needed to launch its Internet-based TV service. Now it’s up to Verizon to finally get the product to market. Shara Tibken. by Shara Tibken. January 21, 2014 4:49 AM PST. Follow @sharatibken.Why Verizon is buying Intel Media: it’s all about taking on ComcastGigaOMVerizon purchases Intel […]

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Analysis: FCC should undo ’02 error to ensure net neutrality – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe Federal Communications Commission is sitting on a mess. Last week, the U.S. Court of Appeals for Washington, D.C., decided in Verizon Communications vs. the FCC that the commission didn’t have the authority to impose its open Internet order on …Net neutrality: five questions after court struck down the rulesChristian Science MonitorNet Neutrality: […]

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Solving the Net Neutrality Problem Is Actually Very, Very Simple – Businessweek

BusinessweekThe Federal Communications Commission is sitting on a mess. This week the U.S. Court of Appeals for D.C. decided in Verizon v. the FCC (PDF) that the commission didn’t have the authority to impose its open internet order on Verizon or anyone else.Net Neutrality: Regulation Makes Evil Empire GiggleInformationWeekMagid: Court ruling puts ‘net neutrality’ at […]

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Net neutrality is dead. Bow to Comcast and Verizon, your overlords – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesAdvocates of a free and open Internet could see this coming, but today’s ruling from a Washington appeals court striking down the FCC’s rules protecting the open net was worse than the most dire forecasts. It was “even more emphatic and disastrous than …‘Network Neutrality’ Ruling Gives FCC a Chance to Revise RegulationseWeekWill […]

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Ducks make it nine in a row by beating Capitals – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesWASHINGTON — Hampus Lindholm scored the game-winner at 14:24 of the third period and the Anaheim Ducks rallied past the Washington Capitals, 3-2, on Monday night in Coach Bruce Boudreau’s return to the Verizon Center. Andrew Cogliano had a goal …Capitals vs. Ducks: Washington loses, 3-2, in former coach Bruce Boudreau’s …Washington PostFinal: […]

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Verizon to publish data on phone record requests – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWASHINGTON (AP) — Verizon Communications says it will publish information on the number of requests for customer records it received from law enforcement agencies this year. MORE: Snowden says ruling vindicates leak of NSA files. The announcement …Under pressure, Verizon plans more data-request disclosuresReutersVerizon to publish data on phone records requestsWashington PostVerizon to Publish […]

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Dish Network to Bid in Spectrum Auction Next Month – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalWASHINGTON—Dish Network Corp. will bid for spectrum in a federal auction scheduled for next month and won’t face competition from the nation’s top cellphone carriers, according to a list released Wednesday. The Federal Communications Commission …Dish, smaller carriers plan bids for H block spectrum auctionReutersVerizon gets FCC approval to buy Verizon WirelessMobile BurnDish […]