Verizon Communications Inc


  • Divided FCC Approves New Cable Rules Wednesday, 20 Dec 2006 | 3:14 PM ET

    A sharply divided FCC voted 3-2 along partisan lines to impose new measures meant to ensure that local governments do not block new competitors from entering the cable television market.

  • Verizon Names New COO, Inks Nortel Deal Tuesday, 19 Dec 2006 | 10:59 AM ET

    Denny Strigl, currently the president of Verizon Wireless, a joint venture co-owned with Vodafone, will report directly to the chief executive officer.

  • ID Theft: Protecting Against Wireless Hackers Friday, 15 Dec 2006 | 3:23 PM ET

    There seems to be a new wave of "hacker attacks"--aimed at your cell phones and BlackBerrys. But is there any way to protect yourself? On Today’s "Street Signs," Erin Burnett asked  Ed English, with internet security firm Trend Micro and Anne Wallace from The Identity Theft Assistance Center. Ed English explained that hackers who break into computers are now targeting cell phones and mobile devices - anywhere that we’re storing personal information.

  • Apple: Is Internet TV The Next Big Thing? Thursday, 14 Dec 2006 | 2:29 PM ET

    The "rumors" are buzzing about what Apple's next big move might be. Some say it's an i-Pod cell phone combo, others think Apple will make a big move in, quote, "I-TV".  On Power Lunch, Bill Griffeth sifted through all the speculation with with PC Magazine’s Lance Ulanoff. Ulanoff said, the only sure thing is the I-Phone.