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'Marvel's Avengers' is free to try on PlayStation 4 this weekend — here's how to join the beta on PS4, Xbox, and PC

  Players can try "Marvel's Avengers" weeks before it releases on September 4 with the ongoing beta program. From August 14 to August 16 PlayStation 4 owners can try the game for free, while PC and Xbox One players can join the closed beta by preordering or applying for beta access. Between August 21 and August 23 the beta will be open to all players on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Players who preorder "Marvel's Avengers" will also get to play three days early, starting September 1. Visit Business ...
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Apple AirPods Pro, iPad 10.2 discounted in time for back-to-school

As part of the annual back-to-school sales, you can get the Apple AirPods Pro and iPad 10.2 at Amazon and Verizon for as low as $220.
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Cities Lose Lawsuit Against FCC's 5G Rules

A federal appeals court upheld the Federal Communications Commission's rules that limit municipalities' ability to negotiate with telecom companies such as AT&T and Verizon that are seeking to deploy thousands of 5G antennas on city streets and neighborhoods. From a report: The ruling by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals is a blow to dozens of cities that sued the agency, claiming the FCC's 2018 rules takes away their leverage and autonomy in deciding how the telecom industry can install "small...
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Deals: Verizon Offering 2020 iPhone SE at No Cost When Adding New Line on Unlimited Plan

Verizon this week is offering the 64GB iPhone SE (2020) for free when you sign up for a new line on a Verizon Unlimited plan. This offer is available only on Verizon's website and can't be acquired in stores. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Verizon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. With this deal, Verizon will give you $399.99 in promo credit applied to your account over 24 months. If you'd like the 12...
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Robocalls, Which Dipped Early During The Pandemic, Are Starting To Tick Back Up

(CNN) — As if there wasn’t already enough to worry about right now, Americans are still being bombarded by annoying (and sometimes illegal) robocalls. Although the number of robocalls received in the United States dipped in the early months of the pandemic, the numbers have started to tick back up, as coronavirus-related restrictions are eased and call centers around the world re-open. The resurgence comes despite increasing efforts by government and industry players to prevent and block robocal...
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Meet the 7 WarnerMedia execs who gained power during its massive leadership shakeup and business restructuring (T)

WarnerMedia's new CEO Jason Kilar announced a major restructuring of the AT&T-owned media company last week. He consolidated operations across the sprawling media empire, while dismissing three key executives and beginning layoffs of hundreds of more staffers. He also elevated a handful of key leaders who were chosen to run newly expanded divisions within the company. Business Insider looked at the executives whose power grew as part of WarnerMedia's latest leadership shuffle.  Visit Insider's...
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5 Apple deals you can’t afford to miss today

Enjoy up to $100 of savings when you get the Apple Watch Series 3, HomePod, Airpods Pro, iPad 10.2, and MacBook Air at Amazon, Best Buy, and Verizon today.
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Meet the 7 WarnerMedia execs who rose in power during its major leadership shakeup and business restructuring (T)

WarnerMedia's new CEO Jason Kilar announced a major restructuring of the AT&T-owned media company last week. He consolidated operations across the sprawling media empire, while dismissing three key executives and beginning layoffs of hundreds of more staffers. He also elevated a handful of key leaders who were chosen to run newly expanded divisions within the company. Business Insider looked at the executives whose power grew as part of WarnerMedia's latest leadership shuffle.  Visit Insider's...
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Microsoft Surface Duo Set to Arrive September 10 For $1,399

Microsoft will launch its Surface Duo dual-screen Android phone on September 10, with prices starting at $1,399. Pre-orders will begin today at AT&T, Best Buy, and the Microsoft online store. The Surface Duo features two 4:3 OLED displays that are connected side by side with a hinge. Each display is 5.6 inches in size, which results in a 3:2 8.1-inch overall tablet-style screen size. You can hold the device like a book, using one side for one app and the other side for another app, or you c...
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All the top execs who have left WarnerMedia since AT&T bought Time Warner

All of Time Warner's top executives have left the company since AT&T bought it in 2018 and formed WarnerMedia. They include HBO's Richard Plepler, who unexpectedly resigned last February, and Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara, who stepped down last March following a report that alleged he had a sexual relationship with an actress, and promised to help her get roles. Now WarnerMedia is undergoing another major restructuring under new CEO Jason Kilar. Several top execs left WarnerMedia last week,...
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What LAUSD parents can expect when school starts next week

When school resumes next week for her two children, Maricelia Carmona will be juggling more than ever before. Both she and her husband need to leave the house each day for work, and her daughter,  8, and son, 12, first report to teachers Aug. 18 in Los Angeles Unified School District. “As a family it’s been really hard,” said Carmona, who lives in South L.A. “I think that’s an understatement.” Her situation is by no means unique among the hundreds of thousands of parents in Los Angeles adapting ...
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All the major leadership shakeups at WarnerMedia since AT&T bought Time Warner — from HBO Max to DC

All of Time Warner's top executives have left the company since AT&T bought it in 2018 and formed WarnerMedia. They include HBO's Richard Plepler, who unexpectedly resigned last February, and Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara, who stepped down last March following a report that alleged he had a sexual relationship with an actress, and promised to help her get roles. Now WarnerMedia is undergoing another major restructuring under new CEO Jason Kilar. Several top execs left WarnerMedia last week,...
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5 Questions with Verizon Media CEO Guru Gowrappan

During the past few months, t he media industry has gone above and beyond its main role to inform, entertain and connect society by finding new ways to make an impact and  Verizon Media has been at the center of it all. The company creates what’s next in content, advertising, and technology with brands like Yahoo, HuffPost, TechCrunch and more. Daniel Binns, CEO at Interbrand New York, speaks with Verizon Media CEO Guru Gowrappan about how the brand is adapting and evolving in an ever-changi...
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The best headphone deals — save $50 on the Powerbeats Pro true wireless earbuds

  Good-quality headphones can be expensive, but they often go on sale. We've rounded up the best headphone deals for August 2020. We'll update this list regularly with the top deals. Right now, the Powerbeats Pro are on sale for $200, which is $50 off their regular price. A great pair of headphones can change the way you listen to music. Sure, the random earbuds that you have in your bottom drawer may do the job just fine for some, but if you want to hear nuanced details, well-rounded bass, ...
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Deals: AirPods Pro Available for $219.99 on Verizon

Verizon's popular deal on the AirPods Pro has returned this week, allowing you the chance to get Apple's Bluetooth headphones for $219.99, down from an original price of $249.99. We've occasionally seen the AirPods Pro dip to lower prices at smaller retailers, but this remains the most consistent sale on the noise-cancelling headphones and is the best around online right now. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Verizon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small ...
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Why brands like Anheuser-Busch are taking more advertising in-house

Hi! Welcome to the Insider Advertising daily for August 11. I'm Lauren Johnson, a senior advertising reporter at Business Insider. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Send me feedback or tips at [email protected] Today's news: Marketers bet on in-housing, how much adtech companies pay employees, and sponsored content for travel brands returns. Big brands like Anheuser-Busch and Verizon are taking more of their advertising in-house amid the pandemi...
Tags: Amazon, Verizon, Disney, Trends, Sydney, Roku, Adtech, Izea, McDonald, Anheuser Busch, Publicis Omnicom, Patrick Coffee, Trade Desk, Lauren Johnson, Tanya Dua, US Office of Foreign Labor Certification


T-Mobile blending network ops under the Sprint and T-Mobile brands has helped suppress churn

T-Mobile maintained relatively low churn in Q2 2020. And blending network operations for customers under the Sprint and T-Mobile brands likely helped to suppress churn. Insider Intelligence publishes hundreds of insights, charts, and forecasts on the Connectivity & Tech industry with the Connectivity & Tech Briefing.You can learn more about subscribing here. T-Mobile announced in its Q2 2020 earnings last week that it ended June with 98.3 million US subscribers, surpassing AT&T to become the s...
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Don’t Miss: AirPods Pro back down to only $220 at Verizon

That’s $30 off, for some of the most subtle wireless headphones, with Apple’s legendary design and sound.
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Numerous Programs for Black-Owned Businesses, New High-Yield Business Bank Account, Free Email Plan, Get Your Products in Walmart and on QVC and HSN and Other Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know

19 Things Small Business Owners Need to Know Programs and Initiatives 1—Getting Back to Business  Visa recently announced its global commitment to help 50 million small businesses move to digital in the middle of the economic impact of COVID-19. Visa has developed a range of locally designed programs to help small businesses get back to business: Helping Black women-owned businesses Visa launched a program to award $100k in grants for U.S.-based Black women-owned small businesses, extendi...
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The best cheap phones

Budget phones have never been this high-quality while being this affordable. After lots of testing and research, we found that the iPhone SE (2020) is the best budget phone you can buy with its incredible performance running on the same processor as the iPhone 11 series. The iPhone SE gives Apple fans the full-fat Apple experience with iOS and the supporting Apple ecosystem. We are currently testing more budget phones and look forward to reviewing the new ones that are set to launch in 2020 an...
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T-Mobile Passes AT&T To Become Second Biggest US Carrier

In T-Mobile's Q2 2020 earnings call today, the company says that it has surpassed AT&T in total branded customer count to become the second biggest carrier in the U.S., trailing only Verizon. PhoneDog reports: In Q2 2020, [which is the first quarter that includes Sprint following the merger of the two carriers] T-Mobile added 1.245 million customers, giving it a total subscriber count of 98.3 million. To compare, AT&T finished Q2 2020 with 93 million postpaid and prepaid customers. T-Mo also s...
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Dish Buys Ting Mobile To Disrupt Wireless, But Questions Remain (techdirt)

We've noted repeatedly that not only did the Trump FCC and DOJ rubber stamp the controversial T-Mobile and Sprint merger, they willfully ignored data showing the deal would result in high prices, lower overall sector pay, fewer jobs, and less overall competition. As most objective antitrust and telecom experts predicted, the ink was barely dry on the deal before the pink slips started to arrive. The higher rates will still likely take a few more years to materialize as the remaining three indust...
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HURRY! Get 5 Pairs Of Just Released Samsung Galaxy Buds Live For $509.95 After $340 Discount Or $101.99/Pair With Purchase Of Accessories!

Get 5 Pairs Of Just Released Samsung Galaxy Buds Live For $509.95 After $340 Discount! Save 40% off when you purchase 5 accessories from Verizon, this works on the Samsung Galaxy Buds Live that just went on sale today! Select from White, Black, or Bronze. You can add 5 pairs of the headphones for a […]
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Verizon expands 5G Ultra Wideband service into San Jose

It's the 36th city tom receive the service
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Special raises $2.26M to build a subscription platform for online creators

Special is a new startup offering online video creators a way to move beyond advertising for their income. The service was created by the team behind tech consulting and development firm Triple Tree Software. Special’s co-founder and CEO Sam Lucas told me that the team had already “scrapped our way from nothing to a seven-figure annual revenue,” but when the founders met with Next Frontier Capital (Next Frontier, like Special, is based in Bozeman, Montana) they pitched a bigger idea — an app whe...
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Attorneys general from twenty states call on Facebook to do more to fight discrimination, disinformation and harrassment

In an open letter to Facebook’s leadership posted earlier today, the attorneys general from twenty states called on the company to do more to fight intimidation, discrimination, disinformation, harassment and hate speech on the platform. “Although Facebook has made some progress in counteracting the use of its platform to dehumanize and demean, that is just the beginning of what is necessary,” the attorneys general wrote. “Private parties, organized groups, and public officials continue to use F...
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Attorneys general from twenty states call on Facebook to do more to fight discrimination, disinformation and harassment

In an open letter to Facebook’s leadership posted earlier today, the attorneys general from 20 states called on the company to do more to fight intimidation, discrimination, disinformation, harassment and hate speech on the platform. “Although Facebook has made some progress in counteracting the use of its platform to dehumanize and demean, that is just the beginning of what is necessary,” the attorneys general wrote. “Private parties, organized groups, and public officials continue to use Fa...
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Space X's Starlink Won't Be The Broadband Disruption Play Many People Think (techdirt)

After initially obtaining an FCC license for up to 1 million Starlink satellite broadband customers in the United States, Space X last week quadrupled that estimate, and is now hopeful that 5 million Americans will sign up for service. To be clear: Space X's service won't be taking on traditional broadband providers in major metro areas. Instead, the company will be using thousands of low orbit satellites (with lower latency than traditional satellite broadband) to deliver marginally decent serv...
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Amazon inks cloud deal with Airtel in India

Amazon has found a new partner to expand the reach of its cloud services business — AWS — in India, the world’s second largest internet market. On Wednesday, the e-commerce giant announced it has partnered with Bharti Airtel, the third-largest telecom operator in India with more than 300 million subscribers, to sell a wide-range of AWS offerings under Airtel Cloud brand to small, medium, and large-sized businesses in the country. The deal could help AWS, which leads the cloud market in ...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Verizon, Cloud, Asia, Enterprise, Microsoft, India, Azure, Tech, Aws, South Asia, Airtel, Amazon India, Google Facebook, Bharti Airtel


Disney+ grows to more than 60.5M subscribers

Disney+ had more than 60.5 million paying subscribers as of yesterday, according to The Walt Disney Company’s CEO Bob Chapek. Chapek shared the number during a call to discuss the company’s latest , which covered the company’s most recent quarter ending on June 27. He was essentially offering an update on the 57.5 million paid subscriber figure included in the report, and he said the growth is “far exceeding our initial projections for the service.” Disney+ launched in November of last year....
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