Verizon to Cover 175 Million People With 5G Ultra Wideband by 2022 Year-End

Verizon has announced it plans to provide 175 million people with 5G Ultra Wideband by the end of 2022, much sooner than originally expected.

No More Delays: Verizon and AT&T Reject US Request to Delay 5G

Verizon and AT&T’s CEOs have rejected a request from the FAA and US Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg to delay mid-band 5G.

Verizon and Amazon Partner to Deliver Satellite Internet to Rural Areas

Verizon and Amazon have announced a partnership to use the latter’s Project Kuiper satellites to deliver internet access to underserved communities.

Verizon and the NFL Extend 5G Partnership For Another 10 Years

Verizon and the NFL have extended their 5G partnership for another 10 years, bringing 5G innovations to NFL stadiums around the US.

Verizon Reports Record Q2 Results on 5G Growth

Verizon has reported its Q2 earnings, breaking records on strong 5G growth.

Verizon Media Sold to Apollo Funds

Following reports Verizon was exploring a sale of Yahoo and AOL, its Verizon Media business is being sold to Apollo Funds.

Verizon Reports Strong Start to the Year, Despite 178K Phone Net Losses

Verizon reported its first-quarter results, citing a strong start to the year despite reporting 178,000 phone net losses.

Apple Launches 5G iPhone 12

Apple CEO Tim Cook announced today the launch of iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro with 5G.

Verizon Buys TracFone For $7 Billion

Verizon has announced that it is buying TracFone, the country’s largest prepaid wireless reseller, for $7 billion in cash and stock. Over 13 million TracFone subscribers currently use the Verizon cell network via a reseller deal.

Verizon CEO: We Are Building A Transformative 5G

What’s important is that we are building a transformative 5G says Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg. It will have the ultra-wideband that nobody else has with the highest speeds in the world on 5G. Then we are going to have 5G nationwide in the second half.

Verizon Tries to Temper 5G Expectations

Verizon is downplaying 5G, when compared to 4G, saying customers will only see “some improvements” initially.

Verizon CEO: 5G and Cloud Computing Combination ‘Is So Transformative’

In an interview with Bloomberg Businessweek, Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg talked about Verizon’s recent cloud partnership with Amazon, as well as the transformative effects 5G will bring, especially when paired with cloud computing. On Cloud Computer Partnership With Amazon “It…

Verizon CEO Hopes There Is No 5G Cold War Between U.S. and China

“I hope not, because one of the beauties of this industry is that we’ve done standardization, which means that you can bring your phone from whichever country you’re in and go to another country and it works.” Verizon Chairman &…

50 Percent of US Will Have 5G Capability In 2020, Says Verizon CEO

“I think we will have (functional phones running on 5G in 50% of the country) by next year,” says Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg. “It is a functionality called DSS, dynamic spectrum sharing, where basically it’s agnostic to what type of phone you have. I think that it’s going to be next year.”

Verizon Reports Strong Third Quarter, Beating Analysts’ Estimates

Verizon Communications, Inc. reported a strong Q3 2019 driven by solid gains in wireless customers. The telecommunications provider reported the “most third-quarter phone gross additions in five years.” In particular, Verizon saw significant growth in postpaid phone subscribers, the most…

We Plan to Have 30 5G Cities By Year-End, Says Verizon CEO

We have a plan to have 30 5G cities by year-end, says Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg. We are at 13 right now so we’re adding every week. We added New York last week. We have also updated 13 NFL stadiums with 5G and the NBA season hasn’t even started. We believe that our 5G for the consumer is just crushing it.

Verizon is First in the World to Turn on 5G – Launches in 2 Cities – Starts Selling Moto 5G Phone, Says CEO

“It’s a great day for us to be first in the world with 5G smartphones and turning on the network,” says Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg. “We decided to turn it on today (8 days early). We are selling the Moto 5G phone and you can have a fantastic experience with the Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband network in Minneapolis and Chicago right now.

Verizon CEO: 5G Will Transform the Enterprise

There will be real-time enterprise solutions based on 5G says Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg. He predicts that this is a way to transform an enterprise. Vestberg also says that 5G will continue to aggressively roll out this year.

The Fourth Industrial Revolution Will Be Built on 5G, Says Verizon CEO

Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg says that 5G is much more than just your typical mobile network speed improvement. 5G is a transformative technology that will power the Fourth Industrial Revolution and changing society in the process.

Verizon CEO: 5G Wireless Revolution to the Home Launches in 4 Cities and a Rollout to the Masses is Next

Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg says that 5G wireless to the home is “a revolution” while announcing the first active 5G in homes in the world.