Topic: Verizon Communications Inc.
A new fee, to take effect Jan. 15, applies to customers making one-time payments using a debit card or credit card online or by phone. Verizon cites extra costs for such transactions, but consumers are fuming.
12/30/2011 12:25 pm
Inequality growth doesn't necessarily imply stagnation, especially if the upper income brackets are enjoying disproportionate growth
12/21/2011 06:00 pm
AT&T will give T-Mobile parent $3 billion in cash and another $1 billion in spectrum. But the collapse of the deal leaves T-Mobile in a tougher spot than AT&T.
12/20/2011 09:49 am
Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the first smartphone to run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, arrives in the US this week.
12/15/2011 02:01 pm
Verizon and other telecom companies have traditionally found themselves at odds with services such as Netflix, which encourage people to "cut the cord." But now, Verizon may be getting into the streaming game.
12/07/2011 03:26 pm
Verizon Wireless says it's waiting to offer better security and user experience. But Verizon's move could thwart Google's bid to turn the new Galaxy Nexus smartphone into the credit card of the future.
12/07/2011 09:09 am
The Dow rose 52 points to close at 12150 following a report that European leaders are considering more aggressive programs to bail out weaker countries in the region.
12/06/2011 05:22 pm
Despite invasion of privacy accusations, Carrier IQ is only capable of recording the information that cell phone providers install on it. The US government itself is a far greater threat to citizens' privacy.
12/05/2011 04:00 pm
Smartphones and cellphones can contain Carrier IQ software that logs users' keystrokes. Sen. Al Franken asks firm for details about how the data from smartphones and cellphones is used.
12/03/2011 11:02 pm
Carrier IQ, a California company founded in 2005, could be logging the keystrokes and text messages of millions of mobile phone users.
12/02/2011 10:11 am