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Bell Atlantic Corporation and GTE Corporation merged into Verizon Communications Inc. in mid 2000. Verizon, listed as VZ on NYSE, today operates the largest 100% fiber-optic network of America with more than 90 million customers and consolidated annual revenues of about 107 billion dollars.

Verizon delivers broadband and wireless communications servers to individuals, wholesalers, business and the public sector. Among the most famous products are Verizon Wireless plans and accompanying phones and devices, FiOS TV and FiOS Internet, along with the Verizon Internet Security Suite VISS.

More about FIOS and other Verizon service and products reviews can be found in our expert articles here.

Latest Articles on Verizon
Verizon's Pantech Breakout Reviewed

A review of Verizon's Pantech Breakout, a 4G Android phone for only $100. Find out what this smartphone has to offer and whether you should consider picking one up....

What Are the Best Plans for Families?

Everyone wants to own a smartphone nowadays, even young kids. That’s why it makes sense to investigate family plans. Many carriers will offer great discounts and package deals...

Throttles, Caps, and Grandfathers - The State of Unlimited Data

With all of the talk of cell providers throttling their 'unlimited data plans' and with mobile technology growing, where can you find those unlimited plans that will allow you...

Verizon Internet Security Suite Review

Have you ever heard of Verizon Internet Security Suite (VISS)? If not, it might be high time to look at this 360° Internet security software which provides antivirus...

Most Popular Articles on Verizon
    Best Mobile Phone Contracts

    It's time to buy a cell phone but the different contracts have got you stumped. Understand the pros and cons of each cell phone provider and pick the best mobile phone contracts for individual and...

    Flipping Out - Flip Phones with Verizon

    While everyone may be going crazy over the latest smartphone, some cell phone users like the compact size and easy answer options that come with a flip phone. For those at the largest network in the nation...

    Frequency Bands Used by US Mobile Carriers and Cell Phones

    In the first part of our Essential Buyers Guide for Windows Mobile I explain the different frequencies available for phone calling and data connections and how those frequencies effect the overall use...

    The Cheapest Family Cell Phone Plans

    There are so many family cell phone plans on the market and finding cheap family cell phone plans will require a lot of research. Read on to learn more about the best cheap family cell phone plans available...

    Cell Phone Tracking With The Power Off

    There's a lot of paranoia going on out there regarding cell phone tracking, but can you really track a cell phone with the power off? Who does it? How do you avoid it? This article explains...

More About Verizon
Cell Phones on a Budget - The Best Offers from Verizon

It seems everyone has a cell or a smartphone these days and having one is definitely an advantage when you need to contact someone. But if you're on a budget, a $200 phone may...

Top Choice Phone from Verizon

What smartphone is good enough to call itself the best Verizon device? Will the iPhone win out like it has with consumers, or will a scrappy Android smartphone take the crown?...