Verizon

Deals – Verizon Wireless pre-black Friday deals are already live

Good news for people who have a new phone on their holiday shopping lists. The Verizon Wireless pre-black Friday offers are already available and …

Shopping

Comcast, Sony May Pursue Fox Buy

Following reports of Walt Disney’s interest in businesses owned by 21st Century Fox, more media communications companies -- Comcast Corp., Verizon …

Walt Disney Company

Why Warren Buffett Is Selling These Stocks

Berkshire Hathaway's portfolio doesn't change very often, but when it does, investors ought to know about it, especially if they own stocks that …

Stocks

Rural Americans can't check email or use credit cards because they're still stuck with slow Internet, officials say

Officials are calling it a "big digital divide” between rural communities and urban areas. Many towns across the United States still don't have the option to have high-speed Internet, and officials say they're at risk for being stuck on slow Internet for longer than expected.<p>“What was acceptable in …

Verizon’s Oath Is Laying Off Around 500 AOL, Yahoo Employees

The Oath does not include a guarantee of employment. Verizon’s Oath internet-media division is cutting more jobs, with the latest round of layoffs …

Advertising

Bloomberg: Verizon's new NFL streaming deal will stretch to TV

Since 2010, Verizon's wireless arm has had an arrangement for streaming NFL games to phones (and, after they became a thing, also tablets), but <i>Bloomberg</i> reports it will stretch to TVs soon. According to unnamed sources, both parties are close to a new deal that will not only include all sizes of …

Streaming

BAN CELEBRITY VOICEOVERS

<i>Welcome to Ban Week, in which Splinter writers build a case for burning it all down.</i><p>Please join me in considering John Krasinski for a moment. …

John Krasinski

Oath Is Laying Off Roughly 500 Employees

Oath, the umbrella brand that covers several Verizon units, is laying off 500 staffers, roughly 4% of its workforce, in the latest round of cuts at …

Advertising Industry

Verizon Coach's Corner (11.16.17)

Head Coach Mike Sullivan after the Pens<p>Evgeni Malkin speaks to the media after the Pens win<p>Matt Murray following the Pens win over the …

Evgeni Malkin

Sky shares climb as Comcast, Verizon and Sony eye up 21st Century Fox assets

Sky shares climbed almost 4pc today after reports Comcast, Verizon and Sony had made separate approaches to acquire assets belonging to its part-owner 21st Century Fox.<p>The news follows reports earlier this month that Disney had been in talks to buy 21st Century Fox’s 39pc stake in the British …

21st Century Fox

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Submit an Anonymous Tip<p>DO NOT USE THIS FORM TO REPORT AN INCIDENT OR CRIME THAT IS IN PROGRESS.<br>PLEASE CALL 301-405-3333 FOR IMMEDIATE POLICE SERVICES.<p>…

Security

Sky and Fox shares rise as rivals eye Rupert Murdoch’s empire

Twenty-First Century Fox shares jumped in US trading and Sky shares rose in London after sources said both Comcast and Verizon Communications were …

News (Ireland)

NFL may expand match livestreaming away from Verizon phones

A new agreement between the National Football League and Verizon may not only allow its mobile customers to stream games live, but it may allow room …

Technology

Starting Nov. 17, buy a smartphone at Verizon and get the second one 50% off

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>If you're looking to avoid the Black Friday …

Phones

The Best Black Friday 2017 Deals - Updated

<i>Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may</i> …

Shopping

Oath lays off up to 560 after Verizon acquisition

More cuts are coming to Oath. The entity that houses Yahoo and AOL is in the process of laying off up to 560 people today following Yahoo’s June …

Advertising Industry

Latest round of Verizon layoffs at Oath affects <4% of staff globally

Verizon has initiated another round of layoffs as a result of its acquisition of Yahoo and subsequent combining of the company with its existing business property AOL to form a new division — called Oath, led by CEO Tim Armstrong. (Reminder: TechCrunch was owned by AOL which makes Oath our new …

Dow Sheds 93 points, Posts Second Straight Weekly Loss

Investing.com – Wall Street closed lower on Friday, weighed by a fall in technology as investors doubted the government’s ability to push through …

Markets

New DNS Service Launched By IBM Vows To Keep Your Browsing Habits Secret

A new online service was launched today to keep your browsing habits out of the hands of marketers and help you automatically avoid millions of …

Privacy

Grab a new Samsung Galaxy Tab E from Verizon for just $10 and change per month

Samsung and Verizon have buddied up to bring the 2017 version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab E to Verizon, offering a decently powerful tablet that should …

Samsung

'The Murdochs as we know them are now almost a thing of the past': Author Michael Wolff

With the latest news that Comcast has expressed an interest in acquiring some of 21st Century Fox's assets, it's now very clear that "Fox has put …

21st Century Fox

Comcast Has Approached 21st Century Fox About an Acquisition

Verizon and Sony also are kicking the tires on 21st Century Fox’s assets<p>By<p>Dana Mattioli,<p>Dana Mattioli<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@DanaMattioli<p>dana.mattioli@wsj.com<p>Keach Hagey and<p>Keach Hagey<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@keachhagey<p>keach.hagey<p>Google+<p>Keach.Hagey@wsj.com<p>Ryan Knutson<p>Ryan …

20th Century Fox

Silicon Valley is Under Attack. Here’s why we deserve it.

A $700 juicer. A delivery app that lets you pay $10 to get your $8 burrito faster. An app to valet your car.<p>These are the kinds of innovation that …

Silicon Valley

British stocks fall back as Carillion crashes, Sky soars

LONDON (Reuters) - British stocks fell back into the red on Friday, ending a short-lived recovery rally as takeover interest boosted Sky and …

Markets

Verizon: Next-gen 5G broadband won’t be as crappy as cell plans

In the next few years, Verizon is planning on replacing wired home broadband with a wireless 5G connection. It sounds great in theory, but anyone …

Technology

The Oath bloodbath continues: 560 people are being laid off

Following Verizon’s acquisition of Yahoo, sweeping cuts have been hitting the newly formed Oath–which represents Yahoo and AOL. Today, <i>Digiday</i> reports that 560 people are being axed, which equals nearly 4% of the entire Oath workforce. This compounds with earlier layoffs in the face of the merger. …

Deal: Verizon’s new deal could net you two Pixel 2 or 2 XLs for 50% off

With the holidays right around the corner, you may be holding off any major purchases until you see all the Black Friday deals. Verizon is hoping to tempt you to buy now with a brand new offer that we have to say looks pretty good. Right now, Verizon is offering up a buy one, get one half off deal …

Pixel 2

New TV tech gives better pictures but less privacy

US regulators approve new tech that improves picture quality on mobile phones, tablets and television, but also raises significant privacy concerns.

Ajit Pai

Future iPhones could use Intel’s 5G modem instead of Qualcomm’s

The battle between component suppliers for the next iPhones has just entered its next phase, and Qualcomm might be left behind in the dust. Intel has …

Mobile Technology

Buy one Google Pixel 2 and get the second 50% off at Verizon starting Nov. 17

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>With Black Friday slowly encroaching, it might …

Google Pixel