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  • House Republicans seek to block FCC Internet rules

    House Republicans on Thursday moved to block the Federal Communications Commission from enforcing new rules that prohibit broadband providers from interfering with Internet traffic on their networks.


  • FCC seeks to dismiss net neutrality challenges

    The Federal Communications Commission is asking a federal appeals court to dismiss two legal challenges to its new "network neutrality" regulations. Those rules, adopted by the agency last month, prohibit phone and cable companies from interfering with traffic on their broadband networks.


  • Verizon to buy Terremark for $1.4 billion

    Verizon Communications Inc. said Thursday it is buying Terremark Worldwide Inc., a provider of information technology services, for $1.4 billion in cash.


  • In this photo taken Friday, Jan. 21, 2011, a sales representative shows a Blackberry with the Verizon logo in Hialeah, Fla. Verizon said Tyesday, Jan. 25, it attracted more than half a million smart-phone subscribers in the last quarter, showing strength even before it starts selling the iPhone in February.(AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

    Verizon adds 872,000 smart-phone subscribers

    Verizon Communications Inc. on Tuesday said it attracted more than half a million smart-phone subscribers in the latest quarter, showing strength even before it starts selling the iPhone in February.


  • In this photo taken Friday, Jan. 21, 2011, a sales representative shows a Blackberry with the Verizon logo in Hialeah, Fla. Verizon said Tyesday, Jan. 25, it attracted more than half a million smart-phone subscribers in the last quarter, showing strength even before it starts selling the iPhone in February.(AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

    Verizon promises smooth iPhone launch

    Verizon Communications Inc. vowed Tuesday not to mess up its iPhone launch next month.


  • Dan Mead, left, CEO of Verizon Wireless, and Tim Cook, COO of Apple, announce that Verizon Wireless will carry Apple's iPhone, Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    Verizon to start selling iPhone on Feb. 10

    Verizon Wireless made the long-awaited announcement Tuesday that it will start selling a version of the iPhone 4 on Feb. 10, giving U.S. iPhone buyers a choice of carriers for the first time.


  • Henry Weinacker III talks on his iPhone while attending the International Consumer Electronics Show, Friday, Jan. 7, 2011 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Verizon Wireless invites press to mystery event

    Verizon Wireless said Friday it will hold a press conference on Jan. 11, reigniting rumors that it will become the second U.S. carrier to sell Apple Inc.'s iPhone.


  • Verizon Wireless invites press to mystery event

    Verizon Wireless said Friday it will hold a press conference on Jan. 11, reigniting rumors that it will become the second U.S. carrier to sell Apple Inc.'s iPhone.


  • Verizon grabs for Internet speed crown in new plan

    Verizon Communications Inc. is zooming past cable-company competitors by tripling the top download speed of its FiOS Internet service to 150 megabits per second, or 50 times faster than a typical DSL line.


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