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Verizon, AT&T under investigation for allegedly colluding to block eSIM tech

The U.S. Justice Department is reportedly investigating possible collusion between Verizon and AT&T, who have been accused of trying to block the development and implementation of eSIM technology.
Mobile

As unlimited data plans grow more popular, Wi-Fi loses its dominance

As major cellphone service providers continue to re-introduce unlimited data to their content-hungry customers, it looks like folks are spending more time surfing the web on their phones in Wi-Fi free zones.
Mobile

Verizon redesigns its parental control app, launches Smart Family

Verizon has redesigned FamilyBase, its parental controls app for iOS. Now known as Smart Family, it allows parents to control their kids' phone use, including the type of content they can view and amount of screen time.
Computing

Verizon takes an Oath to read your Yahoo and AOL emails

Verizon's media company, Oath, which oversees AOL and Yahoo, has updated its privacy policies to allow for broader collections of data. And by broader, we mean your emails, photos, and banking information.
Computing

Verizon agrees, ransomware is the most popular form of malware

Ransomware has emerged as one of the most common forms of malware among organizations. The reason: Cybercriminals are mostly influenced by a desire to make money and ransomware is one of the easiest and cheapest ways to attack.
Mobile

Best mobile plans and cell phones for seniors who just want to stay in touch

If you're a grandparent who wants to easily stay in touch with loved ones, picking the right phone can be a hassle if you don't know your iOS from your Android. Here are the best mobile plans and cell phones for seniors.
Mobile

Verizon offers Pixel 2, iPhone X for up to half the price with a trade-in

Verizon announced new promotional deals starting April 5. The carrier is offering up to 50 percent off for its top smartphones including the Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy S9, and more.
Mobile

A rebooted Palm smartphone could launch on Verizon later this year

We're in the era of reboots -- and a reboot of the classic Palm could be on its way to Verizon, with an expected launch date for the rumored device later this year. The phone is expected to feature Android.
Cars

FordPass SmartLink adds Wi-Fi and more to older Ford models

FordPass SmartLink adds more connectivity to existing Ford and Lincoln vehicles with a device that plugs into a car's dashboard OBD II port and includes its own built-in 4G LTE connection.
Home Theater

Interesed in Verizon Fios? Here’s everything you need to know

Verizon Fios offers blazing-fast internet, along with optional TV and home phone service, but with so many features and options, it can be a bit confusing. Here is everything you need to know about the service.
Mobile

Verizon adds new prepaid plan option, reduces price of Unlimited Prepaid

Verizon offers lots of plans for individuals, your family, and folks who want prepaid service. Here is everything you need to know about Verizon's plans, from data packages and smartphones to Big Red's prepaid plans.
Mobile

Want a free year of Netflix? You’ll need to sign up for 2 years of Verizon Fios

Verizon is finally offering a free year of Netflix for folks who sign up for a Fios "triple play" plan, which involves a bundled deal of internet, TV, and phone. It costs $80 per month.