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Verizon starts selling Xbox consoles as another example of 5G ‘innovation’

Verizon Wireless will start selling Microsoft’s Xbox Series X and Series S consoles on July 28th. The carrier will offer them through the All...

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One America News gets dumped by Verizon, the only major carrier it had left

Verizon Fios is dropping the right-wing One America News network after it failed to reach a carriage agreement with the network. The channel will...

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Verizon is rolling out faster 5G in more places, but you’ll have to guess where

Verizon says it’s deploying new C-band spectrum capable of giving users gigabit-plus speeds on 5G, with even more range than millimeter wave....

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JD Power study shows we’re noticing more problems with mobile networks, even with 5G

A new study from JD Power indicates that slow loading time and call quality still remain an issue on mobile networks, with Verizon customers having...

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Verizon’s cheapest unlimited 5G plan has the ‘basics’ but not high-speed Ultra Wideband

Verizon’s introducing a new Welcome Unlimited plan that costs $65 / month per line for one line. It’s a slightly more affordable plan with fewer...

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Verizon is sending free 4G flip phones to customers who haven’t moved on from 3G

Verizon is sending a free flip phone to customers who are still on 3G, preventing them from losing connectivity when the carrier’s 3G network is...

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FAA says Verizon and AT&T will soon be able to use the good 5G

After months of delays, the FAA has made a deal with cellular carriers on how to move forward with rolling out C-band 5G. The agreement is meant to...

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Verizon’s cheapest unlimited plan will soon include some mobile hotspot data

Beginning June 16th, Verizon’s 5G Start unlimited plan will include 5GB of premium mobile hotspot data at no extra cost. Previously, the plan...

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Hacker accesses a Verizon employee database and tries to ransom the data for $250,000

A hacker gained access to a Verizon employee database through a social engineering attack. They want the company to fork over $250,000, but the...

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The defunct LG Wing is getting Verizon C-band, because 5G in this country is silly

LG has been out of the mobile business for over a year, but that hasn’t stopped it from extending Verizon C-band 5G support to its quirky flagship,...

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Verizon customers’ bills are going up starting in June for... reasons

Verizon’s monthly administrative fee for consumer postpaid accounts will go up to $3.30 per voice line starting in June. Business accounts are...

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TCL 30 V 5G review: even on a budget, you can do better

The TCL 30 V 5G is a budget phone available through Verizon with a nice, big 6.6-inch screen and support for all flavors of 5G. But laggy performance...

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Google Assistant is not rolling out to the Galaxy Watch 4 today

Despite a Verizon update hinting that Google Assistant may soon arrive for Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 4 lineup, Google says this is not happening...

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The OnePlus 10 Pro now works on Verizon 5G

The OnePlus 10 Pro is now certified to use Verizon’s 5G network. That includes mid-band Ultra Wideband, also known as C-band, but not the...

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5G analysis shows C-band is helping Verizon, but it and AT&T still trail T-Mobile

Opensignal has done an analysis to see how Verizon and AT&T’s C-band rollouts have affected their average speeds. T-Mobile is still in the lead...

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Verizon blames ‘bad actors’ for the spam text you got from your own number

Verizon Wireless says it’s aware of spam texts that customers are receiving from their own phone number. The carrier is working to block the...

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My own phone number is now spam texting me

Many people on Verizon and other carriers have recently received a spam text that spoofs their own phone number. The trick makes it appear like they...

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Google’s Pixel 6 and 6 Pro phones start to get the delayed March feature drop

The Pixel 6 and 6 Pro are starting to receive Google’s March feature drop. The update originally rolled out to the Pixel 5A and 3A on March 7th but...

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Verizon makes Fios free for low-income customers through federal program

Verizon is introducing discounts to its Fios Forward plan that make it free after a $30-a-month discount through the federal Affordable Connectivity...

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5G’s false start is over and the iPhone SE proves it

The Apple iPhone SE signals the end of the original strategy for 5G — relying on fast but ridiculously spotty millimeter wave to wow consumers with...

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Verizon Plus Play will bundle customer subscriptions for Netflix, Peloton, Disney Plus, and more

Verizon said during its Thursday Investor Day event that it plans to launch a streaming hub for customers to explore and manage streaming...

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Visible abruptly canceled accounts it says violated a promotion

After abruptly canceling a number of accounts, the Verizon-owned Visible confirmed it was due to a violation of the company’s "terms and...

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Audi is bringing 5G connectivity to its vehicles in 2024

Audi is teaming up with Verizon to bring 5G connectivity to the automaker’s vehicle lineup starting in 2024. The new connectivity will enable...

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Verizon’s experiencing a state-wide outage in Georgia

Verizon confirmed it is experiencing a wireless outage in Georgia and parts of Florida. Problems appeared to start around 2PM ET, and it’s unclear...

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Verizon’s phone contracts are all three years now

Verizon has eliminated its 24- and 30-month contracts in place of a three-year payment plan for phones, hot spots, and smartwatches. While you...

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What’s the difference between 5G, 5G Plus, 5G UW, and 5G UC?

If you’re on a 5G network, you might see a "UC" or "UW" icon pop up on your phone screen. Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile offer...

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The FAA, AT&T, and Verizon are getting closer to a solution for their 5G mess

After the fiasco that was the 5G C-Band launch, a new statement from the FAA indicates that its ongoing communication with AT&T and Verizon is...

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TCL’s 30 V 5G is the cheapest way to get on Verizon’s new C-band 5G network right now

The TCL 30 V 5G, on sale now for $299 exclusively through Verizon, is the cheapest device that can currently connect to the carrier’s new C-band...

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