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Verizon plans 5G Home Internet in every city where it deploys mobile 5G

Enlarge / A Verizon ad for its 5G Home service. Verizon says it will bring its “5G Home” Internet service to every market where it deploys 5G mobile service. That might not be saying much, given how limited Verizon’s early 5G deployments are. But it would mean that at least some people in each 5G …

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50 Percent of US Will Have 5G Capability In 2020, Says Verizon CEO

“I think we will have (functional phones running on 5G in 50% of the country) by next year,” says Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg. “It is a functionality called DSS, dynamic spectrum sharing, where basically it’s agnostic to what type of phone you have. It won’t matter whether it’s a 4G or 5G and that’s best …

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Walmart, Verizon, BMW Having Success With STRIVR Virtual Reality Training Technology

“We started the rollout to all of the Walmart retail environments at the end of 2019 and so far so good,” says STRIVR CEO Derek Belch. “We’ve had almost a million Associates go through different training modules. Doug McMillon actually in their earnings report a month ago did reference employee training as being one of …

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Verizon is First in the World to Turn on 5G – Launches in 2 Cities

“It’s a great day for us to be first in the world with 5G smartphones and turning on the network,” says Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg. “We decided to turn it on today (8 days early). We are selling the Moto 5G phone. The z3 is in the stores. You can have a fantastic experience with …

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Direct to Consumer is a Fundamental Platform Shift, Says Tim Armstrong

Direct to Consumer, or DTC, is a fundamental platform shift, according to former AOL and Verizon digital properties CEO Tim Armstrong. “There have been a couple times in my career where there has been what is basically a fundamental platform shift,” noted Armstrong. “I felt like direct-to-consumer was something that was going to be a …

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The best social media stories & campaigns from January 2019 – Econsultancy

It’s time for your monthly dose of social stories and campaigns. January’s edition has news from Facebook, the British Army, Twitter, Verizon and much more. Let’s get straight into it. (Don’t to forget to check out Econsultancy’s social media training and Best Practice Guides) HSBC’s takes a risk with its ‘We are not an island’ …

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