Verizon Employees Access Obama's Cell Phone Account
- Election Exposures. Wolfe, Daniel // American Banker;11/26/2008, Vol. 173 Issue 229, p5
The article reports that Verizon Wireless has fired employees who accessed U.S. President-elect Barack Obama's phone records. The records were connected to a flip-phone, not Obama's Blackberry, which has been inactive for months. Verizon Wireless chief executive Lowell McAdam explained that the...
- Reports: VZW fires employees associated with Obama breach. Salazar, Gary E. // RCR Wireless News;12/1/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 38, p20
The article reports that Verizon Wireless has taken action against its employees who improperly accessed President-elect Barack Obama's personal cell phone account. Verizon's chief executive officer Lowell McAdam issued a statement saying that some employees were put on paid leave after learning...
- Verizon CEO denies AOL merger talks. Hattem, Julian // Hill;1/7/2015, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p13
The article reports that Lowell McAdam, chief executive officer (CEO) of communications company Verizon Communications, has denied the company's planned buying of mass media corporation AOL.
- CALENDAR. // Crain's Detroit Business;8/18/2014, Vol. 20 Issue 33, p0013
A calendar of events for Michigan from August 19 to September 17, 2014 is presented which includes a course for business owners, a lunch meeting with chairman of Verizon Communications Lowell McAdam, and a leadership breakfast with writer Josh Linkner discussing his book â€œThe Road to...
- FIOS eyes Redbox rev-up. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;1/8/2013, Vol. 318 Issue 2, p2
The article reports that Lowell McAdam, chief executive officer (CEO) of Verizon Communications Inc., expects Redbox Instant by Verizon, which will be launched in late 2013, to increase penetration of its FiOS video service.
- Smooth sailing in rough seas. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;10/29/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 41, p19
An interview with Verizon Wireless chief executive Lowell McAdam is presented. McAdam said the industry needs to do a better job telling legislators that heavy-handed regulation is not good for consumers because it will only increase costs and stifle innovation. He noted that Verizon Wireless is...
- CDPD premortem. Schwartz, Ephraim // InfoWorld;4/14/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p25
Discusses the significance of the possible demise of the cellular digital packet data (CDPD) analog cellular network in the deployment of wireless systems by businesses. Information on the use of the CDPD network by several industries; Plans of Verizon for its CDPD service; Problems in using...
- VERIZON ENDING UNLIMITED DATA PLANS. Tribbey, Chris // Home Media Magazine;7/11/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 28, p8
This article reports on the decision of Verizon Wireless to stop offering customers its 30 U.S. dollars-a-month unlimited data plan beginning July 7, 2011.
- Cable Seeks Links to White House 'ConnectED' Push. EGGERTON, JOHN // Multichannel News;2/10/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p18
The article focuses on the question raised over the expansion of ConnectED, U.S. President Barack Obama's plan for connecting all schools and K-12 education in the nation, which included only wireless providers AT&T, Verizon Communications and Sprint, and pledges from Microsoft and Apple.