Topic: Verizon

How the Xbox One Can Lower Your Cable Costs (if You’re a FiOS Customer)
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How the Xbox One Can Lower Your Cable Costs (if You’re a FiOS Customer)

As you may know, I’ve been on the hunt for a way to get the most television at the lowest possible price. Out of disgust with the size of my bill, I cut cable out of my Verizon FiOS plan entirely, and have looked to … [Read more...]

A Year Without Cable, Week 14: The Sorry Attempt
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A Year Without Cable, Week 14: The Sorry Attempt

If you’ve ever quit a pricey subscription service before, you’ve likely had that service put on the full court press in order to regain possession of those lost dollars. You might get offers via email or telephone, … [Read more...]

Netflix Message Blames Verizon for Poor Streaming Quality; Verizon Legal Team Strikes Back
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Netflix Message Blames Verizon for Poor Streaming Quality; Verizon Legal Team Strikes Back

Shaming Internet service providers is nothing new to Netflix; the company has been publishing provider connection speeds on its ISP Speed Index for years. But the company's latest move singled one ISP out in particular, … [Read more...]

Netflix Signs Access Deal with Verizon Amid Net Neutrality Debate
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Netflix Signs Access Deal with Verizon Amid Net Neutrality Debate

After weeks of discussions regarding net neutrality and its effect on network traffic, movie-streaming service Netflix has inked a deal with service provider Verizon, allowing it to directly access the Verizon network. … [Read more...]

Verizon FiOS is Offering a Nice Internet / HBO Package, but Only to New Customers
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Verizon FiOS is Offering a Nice Internet / HBO Package, but Only to New Customers

When it comes to TV and Internet, you have two choices: you can either bundle the two and get an okay deal, or you can order just one and get really shafted. This is the cord-cutter's dilemma, as an Internet-only cable … [Read more...]

HTC One M8 Officially Unveiled, Available from Verizon Today, Early April Elsewhere
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HTC One M8 Officially Unveiled, Available from Verizon Today, Early April Elsewhere

After weeks of leak after leak, HTC took to the stage in New York City today and formally, officially, unveiled its follow-up to last year’s One: the HTC One M8, set to launch before April 10 at AT&T, Verizon, … [Read more...]

Evidence Surfaces of Verizon Capping Bandwidth After Net Neutrality Ruling
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Evidence Surfaces of Verizon Capping Bandwidth After Net Neutrality Ruling

When the appeals court in Washington invalidated the FCC’s Net Neutrality rules last month, many wondered how long it would take for Internet providers to start using the ruling to limit their customers’ bandwidth. … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-up: Verizon Buys Intel TV; Beats Launches Another Music Subscription Service
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Weekend Wrap-up: Verizon Buys Intel TV; Beats Launches Another Music Subscription Service

Want to get caught up on all the major tech stories from the past week? You've come to the right place; it's time for this week's edition of the Weekend Wrap-up. Verizon Buys Intel TV Remember when Intel was … [Read more...]

Verizon Releases Transparency Report for 2013, Details Government Data Requests
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Verizon Releases Transparency Report for 2013, Details Government Data Requests

Verizon has just released its first transparency report, detailing the number of demands for information made by law enforcement in the United States as well as countries abroad. Verizon has broken the report down into … [Read more...]

Can You Watch Me Now? Verizon Buying Intel TV
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Can You Watch Me Now? Verizon Buying Intel TV

Today, Verizon announced that it was buying Intel Media—colloquially known among tech sites as Intel TV—for an undisclosed amount of money. The acquisition has been rumored since at least as early as October, but as … [Read more...]