Verizon Communications Inc. This company would later become Verizon. As part of a rebranding of the Baby Bells in the mids, all of Bell Atlantic's operating companies assumed the holding company's name. In , Bell Atlantic acquired GTE , which operated telecommunications companies across most of the rest of the country that was not already in Bell Atlantic's footprint. Bell Atlantic, the surviving entity, changed its name to "Verizon", a portmanteau of veritas Latin for "truth" and horizon. In , Verizon expanded into content ownership by acquiring AOL ,   and two years later it acquired Yahoo! As of [update] , Verizon is one of three remaining companies that had their roots in the former Baby Bells.
The best Verizon Wireless plans in September 2019
Apple iPhone 5s (Verizon Wireless) - PCMag Asia
For years, Verizon Communications Inc. Now, Verizon is rethinking its marketing strategy in an effort to also promote its technology products to Wall Street analysts and investors as much as consumers. As wireless growth stagnates, Verizon is looking to stand up new businesses that can grow revenue, such as in online advertising and adding chips to everyday objects so they can be tracked online. The campaign is designed to bring more attention to this diverse set of businesses that span business-to-business technology to media products. Over the past few years, Verizon acquired Aol and Yahoo to create a new group called Oath, signaling its ambition to be a major player in the advertising and media industries. The company this year announced a contract with Sacramento, which allows the city to use its telematics product—sensor technology embedded in the asphalt, in this case—and its 5G network to support traffic and pollution control.
Verizon should pay to "solve the patent licensing issue," a Huawei intellectual property licensing executive wrote in February, the Wall Street Journal reported earlier. Some of those firms have been approached directly by Huawei, the person said. The patents in question range from core network equipment, wireline infrastructure to internet-of-things technology, the Journal reported.
Apple's newest iPhone 5s offers an unrivaled app experience and top-notch build quality. The iPhone 5s is physically identical to the iPhone 5, but makes some key improvements that keep it competitive. The aluminum finish with glass inserts remains here, but you can see the new two-tone flash next to the camera unit. Apple offers the iPhone 5s in space gray, silver, and the luxurious new gold finish.