On January 25, 1915, AT&T completed the first transcontinental telephone call in the US, after completing the challenging stretch from Denver to San Francisco.
A fourth-quarter jump in the customer turnover rate underscores the increasingly volatile environment for wireless carriers that even Verizon can no longer avoid.
The move could be the next step in Google's ever-widening ambitions to conquer the mobile world.
The carrier previously charged 1 cent a minute to wireless and landline numbers in Mexico.
The vulnerability, which Verizon has already fixed, would have let anyone to tap into a Verizon email account.
Facebook-sponsored study claims the company added $227 billion to the global economy last year.
The company expects a pretax loss due to changes in pension and post-employment plans and abandonment of certain copper assets.
President Obama gave the FCC his blessing this week to use its regulatory authority to pre-empt state laws prohibiting cities and towns from building broadband networks, but the agency will face opposition.
A bill introduced Friday claims to protect Internet openness without reclassifying broadband as a utility. But it also guts the FCC's regulatory authority.
The Chinese smartphone maker's global vice president says in a Facebook post that is has been "forced to suspend sales in India until further notice."