The world’s largest social network will not be the exclusive streaming home of Thursday Night Football for at least the next two years. A person familiar with the NFL’s plans for streaming the weekly Thursday Night Football games told Bloomberg that Facebook has dropped out of bidding for the package. Other companies, though, are still in the mix to stream sports’ most valuable content.
T-Mobile’s Product Expert Des brought us a pretty awesome LG G5 unboxing earlier this month, but Verizon may have just one-upped them. In order to spruce up the unboxing of the brand new Lg G5, Verizon decided to harness the power of puppies! This may easily be the cutest unboxing video you will ever see.
A memo has leaked indicating that Verizon will be adding a number of different $20 upgrade fees next week.
In a strange twist of fate, Verizon Enterprise Solutions finds itself the victim of a data breach that has exposed 1.5 million customer accounts to hackers. Normally Verizon Enterprise is leading the way in helping businesses, many on the Fortune 500 list, avoid this kind of situation, so finding themselves victims is particularly painful. Read more
Verizon has begun pushing out a new update to both the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. Both smartphones have been experiencing issues with Wi-Fi and a cellular connection, which should be fixed with this new patch.
The debate about T-Mobile’s Binge On, net neutrality, and data caps only gets more exciting as time goes in, especially now that Netflix has admitted that they’ve been throttling video streams to customers on Verizon and AT&T’s network. It’s been doing this for the past five years to save data for customers, since both of those carriers have heavy-handed data caps. Read more
Update (1:20PM ET): Verizon reached out to Talk Android to clarify that the carrier’s Gear S2 is not yet getting iOS support. It was incorrectly mentioned in the changelog for today’s update.
Verizon announced today that the LG K4 LTE, a low-end smartphone, is now available to buy on the carrier’s network.
Verizon and AT&T announced today that they’re now taking pre-orders for the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE with an April 1 release date.