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Lawmakers push feds to investigate Verizon's use of 'supercookies'

Concerned about privacy, three Democrats in the US Senate are asking the FCC and FTC to investigate Verizon's use of "supercookies" to track the online activities of millions of mobile customers.

By February 7, 2015

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Verizon's subscriber growth continues to hum, even as defections rise

A fourth-quarter jump in the customer turnover rate underscores the increasingly volatile environment for wireless carriers that even Verizon can no longer avoid.

By January 22, 2015

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Verizon uses Morse code to mock Net neutrality ruling

Technically Incorrect: Verizon issues a press release suggesting that the FCC's decision to regulate the Internet as a utility is archaic and sends the world back to the Dark Ages -- of 1934.

By February 26, 2015

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BlackBerry Classic to arrive at Verizon online Thursday

The QWERTY keyboard-equipped phone won't be available at physical stores until March 5. Verizon is offering all buyers a $50 rebate with the standard two-year contract.

By February 25, 2015

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Verizon dials up entry-level Samsung Galaxy Core Prime for February 26

Big Red's latest Android is aimed at first-time smartphone buyers.

By February 23, 2015

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Verizon names John Stratton new head of wireless, wireline

Stratton takes over both the wireless and wireline businesses as former Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead prepares for retirement.

By February 18, 2015

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Verizon says it has enough wireless spectrum, but is it just a stalling tactic?

The comments suggest Verizon won't need to participate in the next spectrum auction, but the carrier could just be buying time and pushing for more favorable terms.

By February 17, 2015

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Verizon Lumia Icon phone finally gets latest version of Win Phone OS

Microsoft's flagship Lumia Icon Windows Phone on Verizon is getting long-awaited Win Phone updates, a year after its debut. That means features like the Cortana digital personal assistant.

By February 11, 2015

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Verizon sheds select wireline assets, cell towers for $15.5B

Frontier Communications will pick up parts of Verizon's landline business, while American Tower will pick up the rights to 11,300 cellular towers.

By February 5, 2015

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Verizon adds 1GB of data to some plans, extends Edge discounts

The offers come after the company posted fourth-quarter results that showed a spike in customer defections.

By February 4, 2015