Verizon Communications: News

26 Apr 2021

Motorola Mobile

Verizon's Motorola One 5G UW smartphone gets Android 11 update

Motorola has started rolling an Android 11 update for its One 5G UW handset locked onto Verizon's network.

11 Mar 2019


Stalkers impersonate cops to steal real-time location of their targets

We often hear about big tech companies' efforts to safeguard customers' data.

22 Nov 2018


Samsung to launch these Galaxy flagship smartphones in early 2019

Thanks to several leaks and rumors, we know Samsung is gearing up to launch its 10-anniversary Galaxy S10 in early 2019.

20 Apr 2018

Travis Kalanick

Former Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer setting up new start-up incubator

Former CEO of Yahoo! Marissa Mayer is setting up a new start-up incubator called Lumi Labs.

Meet Firefox Quantum browser: 2x faster and 30% less memory

Google Chrome has always been the go-to search engine for the majority of internet users. To change this scenario, Mozilla has now released "Firefox Quantum", the biggest and most exciting update to Firefox browser in 13 years.

13 Jul 2017

Data Leak

Data breach: Verizon's 14 million customer records compromised

As per reports by ZDNet, an employee at Nice Systems (Verizon's customer service operator), exposed 14 million residential customer records of the past 6 months on an unguarded Amazon server.

28 Jun 2017

App Annie

Yahoo! will stop accepting AT&T email addresses from June 30

It appears that Yahoo! accounts after June 30 will no longer be accessible via AT&T email addresses or any email addresses belonging to its subsidiaries.

14 Jun 2017

Google Maps

The legacy of Marissa Mayer

After a year of negotiations, Verizon completed its acquisition of Yahoo for $4.48 billion.

13 Jun 2017

Alibaba Group

Verizon closes $4.5B acquisition of Yahoo, Marissa Mayer resigns

It is the end of an era; Verizon has finally consolidated Yahoo under its wing which, according to reports, will be combined with its AOL assets into a brand new subsidiary called Oath.

26 Apr 2017

Alibaba Group

Yahoo-Verizon deal: Marissa Meyer to make $184mn from sale

Yahoo's sale to Verizon will bring its chief Marissa Meyer $184mn- a combination of various payments including shares already owned, cash payments and medical benefits, and outstanding share options.

10 Jan 2017

Alibaba Group

Yahoo to become Altaba, Marissa Mayer to leave board

Yahoo said that the company would be renamed as Altaba Inc, and CEO Marissa Mayer may quit the board after concluding the Verizon deal.

25 Jul 2016

Alibaba Group

Yahoo sells core biz to Verizon for $4.8 billion

Yahoo has agreed to sell its core internet operations and land holdings to Verizon Communications in a $4.8 billion deal.