Category: Verizon

Verizon partners with Airtel to launch BlueJeans in India
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Verizon partners with Airtel to launch BlueJeans in India

Bharti Airtel announced on Tuesday it has partnered with Verizon* to launch BlueJeans video-conferencing service in India to serve business customers in the world’s second largest internet market. The video conferencing service, branded as Airtel BlueJeans in India, offers “enterprise-grade security” — which includes encrypted calls, ability to lock a meeting, support for WebRTC —…

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Verizon should make an Epic acquisition

To: Hans (Mr. Vestberg? Boss?) RE: An Epic opportunity We wanted to jot down this memo to pitch a deal that could remake Verizon’s fortunes in the media business. Every major carrier and internet provider has staked out a huge piece of real estate in the entertainment world with the exception of Verizon (the parent…

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Verizon and More: Why the Disney Plus Launch was a Jaw-Dropping Success
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Verizon and More: Why the Disney Plus Launch was a Jaw-Dropping Success

Disney’s stock surged to record highs following the launch of Disney+. Verizon likely played an important role in the successful launch of the streaming service. Disney+ already boasts 10 million subscribers. Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) stock value spiked on Wednesday following its 10 million Disney+ subscriber announcement. The news sparked interest in the company’s stock, causing it…

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Verizon is giving its customers 12 free months of Disney+
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Verizon is giving its customers 12 free months of Disney+

On November 12 Verizon will begin offering 12 months of Disney+ to all of its new and existing 4gLTE and 5G unlimited wireless customers, the companies said today in a joint statement. It’s a great way for Disney to juice its early subscriber numbers and for Verizon to add a tantalizing perk as competition heats…

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Will Verizon Catapult Disney+ Past Netflix?
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Will Verizon Catapult Disney+ Past Netflix?

Disney’s foray into the streaming market received another huge catalyst on Tuesday after Verizon announced it will offer its customers a year of Disney+ for free. Verizon to Boost Disney+ Adoption Verizon is giving wireless customers the ability to test-drive Disney+ for up to one year for free. | Image: shutterstock.comAs CNBC reported Tuesday, Verizon…

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