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Verizon Says Local Group Caused City To Delay Cell Tower, says Law360

From Law360: By Nate Beck (July 1, 2022, 6:24 PM EDT) -- Verizon Wireless says city officials in Fresno, California, trapped its request to build a cell tower disguised as a tree in a "bureaucratic...

Law360 on Verizon: NJ Firm Loses Suit Over Referral Fee In $125M Verizon Deal

From Law360: By Bill Wichert (June 30, 2022, 10:03 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey state judge on Thursday said a prior legal battle between two law firms over their stakes in a $25 million...

Top Verizon story from Telecompetitor: Verizon Unveils Connectivity Plan for Tribal Schools

From Telecompetitor: Verizon is planning to provide enhanced connectivity for 80 Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) schools operated by Native American tribes on 64 tribal reservations in 13 states. Verizon expects its investment to provide reliable,...

Top Verizon story from Droid Life: Surprise, Price Hikes Come for Verizon Customers

From Droid Life: By all accounts, Verizon had an amazing and extremely profitable fiscal year last year. Operating revenues were up 4.1 percent over 2020, topping off at $133.6 billion. That’s a ton of money,...

Verizon Sends Out Big Loyalty Discounts, says Droid Life

From Droid Life: Verizon appears to be sending out a wave of texts informing customers that they have a loyalty discount awaiting them and that a call into a specific 800-number will get them the...

Hold Verizon responsible: Verizon downplays database hacked and held for ransom, security risk could remain

From 9to5Mac: A Verizon employee database was recently compromised with the hacker holding it for a $250,000 ransom. Verizon says it doesn’t believe it contains “any sensitive information” and stopped communication with the hacker. However,...

AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile tout Z-axis support for 911, according to Urgent Communications

From Urgent Communications: The nation’s biggest wireless network operators told the FCC earlier this month that they are successfully securing Z-axis location data for 911 calls. That’s critical because the information can be combined with...

Droid Life on Verizon: Verizon OnePlus 8 Gets That Fresh Update

From Droid Life: Verizon has begun to push a fresh update out to those who own the OnePlus 8 5G UW, with the February patch being the only thing listed in the changelog. The update is...

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Chase Bank headlines: JPMorgan Chase laying off hundreds of home lending employees

From The Dallas Morning News: JPMorgan Chase & Co. is laying off hundreds of home-lending employees and reassigning hundreds more...

The Verge reports T-Mobile confirms it will shut down Sprint’s LTE network next year

From The Verge: As reported by Light Reading and confirmed to The Verge, T-Mobile has committed to a June 30,...

House Republicans want to axe Citi contracts over bank’s abortion benefits, according to CBS News

From CBS News: Dozens of Republican lawmakers are urging the U.S. to cancel government contracts with Citigroup after the banking...