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Verizon declines to comment on WSJ report saying Tim Armstrong is in talks to leave Oath

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Tim Armstrong is in talks to leave Verizon as soon as next month. Armstrong heads up the carrier giant’s digital and advertising division, Oath (formerly AOL, prior to the Yahoo acquisition and the subsequent merger of the two units). Oath also happens to be TechCrunch’s parent, of course. ...

Get 25% off Beats headphones at Verizon with an Apple Music subscription or the purchase of any smartphone, iPad, or Apple watch

09.06.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

It's times like these we really appreciate Verizon for turning up the heat just as our summer is dwindling away.  For a limited time, you can get 25% off eligible Beats headphones with the purchase of any smartphone, iPad or Apple watch or a new... ...

Yahoo and AOL will continue to scan your emails for precious advertising data

08.28.2018 · Posted in Advertising Articles, Technology Articles

If you’re a Yahoo or AOL email user, advertisers have a pretty good picture of exactly who you are because Yahoo and AOL are scanning your emails. According to the Wall Street Journal, Oath, the Verizon subsidiary that owns both email providers... ...

Santa Clara fire department: Verizon’s pants are on fire

When Verizon's life-threatening price-gouging was introduced in a sworn statement from the Santa Clara County Fire Department as part of 22 states' lawsuits against the FCC over its dismantling of Net Neutrality rules, Verizon's crisis communications ... ...

Verizon explains why it throttled a fire department’s data during wildfire

08.22.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Earlier this summer, the Santa Clara County Fire Department sent a team to fight the largest wildfire in the history of California.  The problem? During the fire, Verizon throttled the department's "unlimited" data once it reached its limit.&#16... ...

Verizon to fire department: you’re exceeding your bandwidth while you fight wildfires, so we’re throttling you

The Santa Clara County Fire Department had its Verizon wireless access throttled to 0.5% of normal, in the midst of its fight against the California wildfires; Verizon said that the firefighters had been using too much bandwidth while they risked the... ...

Verizon Netbook hitting stores this weekend

05.15.2009 · Posted in Broad band Articles

Verizon Wireless will soon be releasing the HP Mini 1151NR Netbook along with a two year service agreement for Wireless Broadband Services. The Netbook will cost $199.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate. The package will offer a $40 or a $60 a month plan with the downloading capabilities of 250 MB and 5 GB respectively. ...