Verizon Wireless launches urban data boost technology in Augusta

Verizon Wireless announced Tuesday that its network boosting XLTE technology has been launched in Augusta.More...faster data service," said Jonathan LeCompte, the president for the Georgia/Alabama Region of Verizon Wireless.

Verizon Wireless, Comcast join to offer services

Verizon Wireless and Comcast have teamed up to offer...chosen, customers of Comcast and Verizon Wireless could qualify for offers such as Visa...no additional cost for six months.Verizon Wireless and Comcast also expanded the service...

Police warn residents about phone scams

...numerous to list and constantly changing. Locally, there have been scams involving people pretending to be with Verizon Wireless and Georgia Power. Nationally, scammers are calling to tell people they have unpaid traffic tickets, missed jury...

Verizon to pay $3.6 billion to cable providers for wireless airwaves

Verizon Wireless will pay top U.S. cable providers...T-Mobile USA acquisition.Both Verizon Wireless and AT&T, the No. 1 and No. 2...analyst Craig Moffett, who called the Verizon Wireless deal a "masterstroke.""If approved...

Verizon agrees to buy its 45 percent wireless stake from Vodafone for $130 billion

...billion to buy Vodafone Group's 45 percent stake in Verizon Wireless and take full control of the nation's top wireless...leeway to make strategic decisions. Owning all of Verizon Wireless would allow the American phone giant to consolidate...

Vodafone confirms talks with Verizon

...sell its 45 percent stake of Verizon Wireless back to the U.S. cellphone...Vodafone had little influence on Verizon Wireless' day-to-day operations...April-to-June quarter, Verizon Wireless added 941,000 devices to its...

Verizon ups the ante in high-speed wireless race with $1 billion upgrade

...wireless Internet service, Verizon Wireless says it will spend $1 billion...address books and e-mails. Verizon Wireless, which is also part owned by...response to the announcement by Verizon Wireless, said Ritch Blasi, spokesman...

Business briefs

...won't fight portable local numbers WASHINGTON - Verizon Wireless Inc. has given up its fight against pending federal...on November 24," said Denny Strigl, the CEO of Verizon Wireless. His comments amounted to an about-face for the...

Concert calendar

...Atlanta ALAN JACKSON, BROOKS & DUNN: Saturday, Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Charlotte, N.C. GWEN STEFANI, AKON, LADY SOVEREIGN: Saturday, Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Charlotte, N.C. GODSMACK: Tuesday...

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...CDMA technology, a move that would allow the phones to be used by more carriers, including Verizon Wireless.It has long been rumored that Verizon Wireless will eventually start selling the iPhone. But last month, Verizon's CEO indicated it...

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