According to USA Today, Yahoo, one of the internet’s early brand giants, will soon be no more, with its name to change to Altaba once Verizon completes its $4.8 billion acquisition of the company that was announced last summer. The sale includes Yahoo’s operating business, but it didn’t include the big piece of Chinese e-commerce […]

Media reports are saying that Verizon has agreed to buy Yahoo for some $5 billion. The deal is expected to be announced formally today before the markets open, according to the reports.  AP reports that, Yahoo is expected to sell its email service and news, finance and sports websites in addition to its advertising tools, […]


Blackberry has already made the BBM Messenger app available on the Android Play Store and has ways to port Android apps to Blackberry devices.  Now images have appeared of a completely new Blackberry phone running Android.  Click here for MORE.

In an announcement Tuesday, Verizon Communications said it would acquire AOL for $4.4 billion cash, the New York Times reports. AOL, considered at one point…

In 2013 six students of color from the Bronx Academy of Promise submitted the math app Quest Math for the Verizon Innovative App Challenge. Along with nine…


The open nature of the internet and the freedom of how we use it is in danger.  Do you really understand what’s at stake and just who is after its control.  Click here to learn more on Net Neutrality.


Lookout Labs (a mobile security firm) analyzed data from 15 million cell phone users in 2011. Here are the top 6 places where cellphones were reported lost or stolen: 1. Coffee shop 2. Bar 3. Office 4. Restaurants 5. Apartment and Condo 6. Grocery store Read More for the full Top 10 Places Americans Lose […]

If you’re a longtime AT&T iPhone user whose unlimited data plan was grandfathered in when AT&T stopped offering unlimited plans last year, a brand new twist on your plan might seem like a pretty significant limitation after all. On Friday AT&T announced that, starting October 1, it will begin throttling data delivery speeds to the […]

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(CNN) — The days may be number for your data hungry Android device.  According to Nielsen Android users may eventually suffer bill shock as AT&T and Verizon begin charging customers based on how much data they use. has the story.  Read More:

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The latest mobile phone user survey from market research firm ChangeWave reveals similar levels of overall satisfaction between iPhone 4 users on Verizon versus those on AT&T.  Read More:

Well, that’s that. After more than three years of rumors, speculation, and plain old wishful thinking, Verizon Wireless finally announced Tuesday that it will soon be offering its own version of the iPhone, bringing AT&T’s long monopoly on the wildly popular handset to an end. The long-expected news came at a packed press conference at […]

The most talked-about cellphone in America is one that doesn’t officially exist: the Verizon iPhone. Ever since the 2007 launch of Apple’s iPhone — which crippled swaths of AT&T’s network — consumers have yearned for a Verizon iPhone as if it were the Second Coming. When Verizon Wireless, the nation’s largest mobile-phone operator, recently agreed […]