Verizon

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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Verizon-Disney fee dispute could knock ESPN off Fios
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December 27, 2018 - 1:42 pm
By David Goldman, CNN Business (CNN) — Disney and Verizon are engaged in a high-stakes spat over programming fees, threatening to knock ESPN, ABC and other Disney-owned channels off of Fios' TV network. If the two companies don't come to terms by 5 p.m. ET on Dec. 31, Verizon will stop carrying...
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5G is here. What that means and how you can get it
AT&T/CNN
December 27, 2018 - 1:37 pm
By David Goldman, CNN Business (CNN) -- 5G is here. It promises super-fast speeds, and it will enable some really cool, futuristic technology. You can get it if you want it, but you practically have to stand on your head. What 5G tech you can get now Ushering in the mobile 5G era, AT&T...
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Dreamstime
Dan Wing
November 06, 2018 - 7:25 am
UPDATED: 12:30 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's Office of Emergency Management reports that 911 landline phone service in the city has been restored. Update: 9-1-1 landline phone service has been restored. Residents calling 9-1-1 can use their landline phone. Verizon will remain...
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Kim Glovas
November 05, 2018 - 2:52 pm
UPDATED: 10:47 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A problem with Verizon service is still affecting the entire city of Philadelphia. City officials tweeted that all 911 calls citywide were being impacted. The tweet says if anyone needs to call 911, use a cellphone. Do not rely on landlines...
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University of Pennsylvania
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Kim Glovas
November 05, 2018 - 12:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A manhole fire near 30th and Market streets caused serious damage to underground cables owned by Verizon, around 10:30 this morning. The fire damaged fiber and copper cables, and interrupted Verizon service in the University City district. Verizon says it has...
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water main break damage
Tim Jimenez | KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
July 30, 2018 - 1:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Water Department is providing more guidance to Midtown Village business owners on the repairs to the water main and streets around the massive July 3 water main break that flooded the heart of Center City. Contracts are going out to bid this week for...
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This Aug. 1, 2017, file photo shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building in New York.
AP Photo/Richard Drew, File
June 13, 2018 - 7:12 am
By Mae Anderson, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast will likely bid for Fox's entertainment business as early as Wednesday now that a federal judge has cleared AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner. If Comcast succeeds in outbidding Disney for Fox, a major cable distributor would...
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 Consumers aren’t likely to see immediate changes following Monday, June 11, 2018 formal repeal of Obama-era internet rules that had ensured equal treatment for all.
AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File
June 11, 2018 - 2:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change — though not right away — following the official demise Monday of Obama-era internet protections. Any changes are likely to happen slowly, as companies assess how much consumers will tolerate. The...
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