Verizon has the fastest 5G wireless network compared to operators in the U.S., U.K., South Korea and Australia.
The New York City attorney was waiting for a bus in 2017 when her life was changed forever.
T-Mobile saw more monthly paying phone subscribers than expected in its first quarter report, reflecting the demand for cheaper phone services as people work from home amid lockdowns.
Verizon will extend its offer to keep individuals and small businesses impacted by the coronavirus pandemic connected through June 30.
Hans Vestberg said that telecom companies, in particular, are ready to help because their services have been ongoing and necessary during the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Verizon Communications Inc said on Thursday it agreed to buy video-conferencing company BlueJeans Network Inc, a rival of Zoom Video Communications Inc for less than $500 million at a time that millions work from home due to widely-enforced lockdowns.
Some customers have reported being told that no in-home installations are available until November.
Vestberg said the network has delivered more than 9 billion text messages every day, which is about the same number of texts made on New Year's, and 800 million phone calls every day, doubling the number of calls typically made on Mother's Day.
As schools, workplaces and public services shut down in the age of coronavirus, online connections are keeping Americans in touch with vital institutions and each other. But that’s not much of an option when fast internet service is hard to come by.
The president thanked the CEOs and their staffs for their work to keep Americans connected during the pandemic.
Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg said daily cell-phone usage across the network has been equivalent to communication on Mother's Day as the new coronavirus forces people to stay home.
The FCC is accusing Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint failing to protect customer location data by selling it to third-parties.
Even people who use 4G and 5G-capable smartphones could be impacted by the collective 3G shutdown.
Proposed fines could reach more than $200 million.
Huawei is the No. 2 global smartphone brand
'We don't transition overnight'
Verizon has invested two years and $80 million in Miami's 5G infrastructure.
As fans flock to Miami for Super Bowl LIV, law enforcement is employing the latest 5G technology to keep them safe.
Verizon Communications Inc shares fell about 1% on Thursday as quarterly profits missed estimates even though the company added more monthly mobile phone subscribers than expected as adding the Disney+ streaming service helped some of its plans.
Verizon is growing its commercial business by partnering with Amazon Web Services for its 5G Edge network.