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Verizon users latest to be hit with spam ‘freebies’ text scam

The texts claim to offer users a 'little something' or a 'little freebie.'

On Oct 12, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich

A TikTok shows a Verizon Wireless employee speaking with a customer about slavery and human trafficking over the phone.

‘What she did was inappropriate’: Black TikToker records Verizon Wireless employee’s unprompted rant about slavery

'I did not ask for it at all'

On Aug 29, 2021 by Tricia Crimmins

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Critics withdraw objections to Verizon TracFone deal after securing commitments

Verizon told the FCC it would make several commitments.

On Aug 12, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich

A magnifying glass over the Verizon logo. Next to it is a letter senators wrote to the FCC about Verizon's proposed acquisition of TracFone.

Senators want TracFone acquisition scrutinized over fear Verizon will make cell phones less affordable

The senators asked the agency to 'thoroughly review' the proposed acquisition.

On Jul 21, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich

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Fox News host Jeanine Pirro thinks her phone is being censored—but it’s just a texting fail

The conservative figure thinks her texts are being altered by big tech.

On Nov 29, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

FCC Fines Phone Location Data

FCC proposes $200 million fine for T-Mobile, others over data sharing

One FCC commissioner called the fines 'a day late and a dollar short.'

On Feb 28, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

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Mix and Match Verizon Fios plans will suit your streaming needs

Upgrade your TV and Internet and get Disney+ and a $50 Visa Prepaid card at no cost.

On Feb 3, 2020 by Jaime Carrillo

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T-Mobile, Verizon admit most Americans won’t see fast 5G

5G appears to be still more hype than substance?

On Apr 25, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

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This bill would stop internet companies from throttling service during disasters

The bill comes after Verizon hindered California firefighters.

On Feb 9, 2019 by Joseph Knoop

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Verizon tried to Super Bowl ad its way out of data-throttling scandal

While the ad was emotional, people didn't forget the throttling of firefighters.

On Feb 4, 2019 by Andrew Wyrich

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Parents, teachers cry foul over Verizon fee hike for popular education app

Company claims it’s cracking down on spam, critics say it’s prioritizing profits over people.

On Jan 15, 2019 by Claire Goforth

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Disney and Verizon are staring down an ugly blackout

Disney-owned stations like ESPN have major events coming up.

On Dec 27, 2018 by Michelle Jaworski

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Verizon brags about ‘Enabling Heroes’ after throttling firefighters’ data

The new commercial debuted on YouTube with terrible timing.

On Oct 9, 2018 by Christina Bonnington

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Fire department blames net neutrality for Verizon’s throttling during California wildfires

The fire department is one of numerous agencies suing the federal government.

On Aug 22, 2018 by Christina Bonnington

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‘Like and Subscribe’ disappears from its dying streaming provider

The much-hyped series goes dark.

On Jul 10, 2018 by Audra Schroeder