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Disney+
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AP News
October 22, 2019 - 12:54 pm
Verizon is offering new and current customers a free year of Disney+ as the battle for streaming customers heats up. Read more here.
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Some recent internet, TV and landline outages in South Jersey are being blamed on "sabotage."
Courtesy of Verizon
Kim Glovas
May 28, 2019 - 12:21 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A Burlington County man has been arrested for damaging Verizon communication lines earlier this year. David Reidenbaker, 38, of Southampton, New Jersey, is charged with the interruption or impairment of public communications, theft, and other crimes. In March and...
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Some recent internet, TV and landline outages in South Jersey are being blamed on "sabotage."
Courtesy of Verizon
Ian Bush
May 13, 2019 - 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some recent internet, TV and landline outages in South Jersey are being blamed on "sabotage." That's according to Verizon, which is offering a $10,000 reward for key information in the case. The company says someone has been cutting fiber optic and copper cables,...
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Samsung Unpacked event
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April 25, 2019 - 12:00 pm
By Kaya Yurieff, CNN Business (CNN) -- The Samsung Galaxy S10 5G finally has a launch date. The company announced the much-anticipated device is now available for preorder from Verizon and will hit stores on May 16. It's a major milestone for both Samsung and Verizon: It'll be first time anyone can...
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A router and internet switch
Charles Krupa/AP, file
Ian Bush
April 10, 2019 - 12:33 pm
(Associated Press/KYW Newsradio) — The House passed a bill Wednesday to restore Obama-era "net neutrality" rules, but the legislation faces slim odds of making it through the Republican-controlled Senate. The Save the Internet Act passed the Democrat-controlled House 232-190 Wednesday, with only...
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Not all robocalls are fake or illegal: Pharmacies and utility companies, for example, use the technique to reach customers.
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April 04, 2019 - 9:32 pm
By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business (CNN) -- Billions of robocalls are vexing Americans — and it's not slowing down. Many of the unsolicited calls are from scammers pretending to be tax collectors, charities, or salespeople. Short of throwing your phone in the garbage, there's no way to avoid them...
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Visitors stand near a 5G logo at a display the PT Expo in Beijing.
Mark Schiefelbein/AP, file
March 13, 2019 - 1:22 pm
(Associated Press) — A handful of Verizon customers will soon have faster wireless service — but they'll have to pay $10 a month more. Verizon says it'll flip the switch next month on a much-hyped, next-generation "5G" phone network. Service will start in parts of Chicago and Minneapolis. The offer...
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Pennsylvania Attorney General.
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Antionette Lee
February 11, 2019 - 9:27 pm
UPDATE: Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro is suing a major cell phone company for not delivering on its promises. The lawsuit against Verizon Communications claims the company advertised that they would give a free Amazon Echo — in some...
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Verizon is about to cut hundreds of employees from its ailing media division as the company continues to tweak its multi-billion dollar bet on content and digital advertising.
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January 25, 2019 - 12:15 pm
By Seth Fiegerman, CNN Business (CNN) -- Verizon is about to cut hundreds of employees from its ailing media division as the company continues to tweak its multi-billion dollar bet on content and digital advertising. Verizon Media Group, the portfolio of media brands that includes Yahoo, AOL and...
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FILE- This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the logo for Verizon above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
AP Photo/Richard Drew, File
December 30, 2018 - 3:02 pm
(AP) — Verizon customers can continue to watch ESPN, ABC and other channels owned by Disney after the two companies announced a deal over programming fees. The telecommunications giant and the entertainment company said in a joint statement Sunday: "Verizon and The Walt Disney Company have reached...
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