Have you ever wondered about the stories behind the logos of some of the most famous companies in the world? For example, did you know that the Verizon logo is actually a combination of the the words veritas (latin for truth) and horizon? If not, continue reading to see more.
You can either call this dumb or genius, but one thing's for sure, this Verizon software developer did have a lot of extra time on his hands after outsourcing his job to China for just 20% of what he was making, pocketing the rest. He was fired after his employer discovered that he was interested in Reddit, eBay shopping, and watching cat videos during working hours. Continue reading for more information.
Internet users in the US who demand the fastest speeds will be happy to know that Verizon will soon offer 300Mbps / 65Mbps FIOS internet plan. To put the speeds into perspective, a "two-hour HD video can be downloaded in 2.2 minutes instead of 4.4 minutes. A batch of 10 songs can be downloaded in 1.4 seconds instead of 2.7 seconds." Continue reading for more information and to see the slower, yet still blazing fast 150 Mbps / 35 Mbps FIOS connection in-action.
A quick way to piss off Verizon is by sending payment in the form of a math equation, like the example above. Sure, they'll figure out eventually, but not without their resident math expert. Continue reading to see what happens when people start handing out personal checks to the needy.
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Apple insiders speculate that the company will release a 4G LTE version of the iPhone on Verizon's network as soon as January 2011. That's right, "Verizon managers are being trained to handle the iPhone and have functional units running on Verizon's 4G LTE networks."
The iPhone will be equipped with a multi-band chip that will work on Verizon's large CDMA 3G network as well as the 4G LTE. All marketing for the Verizon iPhone will be for the 4G compatibility.