AT&T, Verizon To Open Stores Up Within 250 Best Buy LocationsMinnesota-based Best Buy is teaming up with two of the country's largest wireless providers. Verizon and AT&T announced they'll each be opening mini stores inside 250 Best Buy stores by the end of the year.
Sprint, Verizon To Refund $120M To CustomersVerizon and Sprint have agreed to pay $120 million in refunds to customers. Both companies agreed to these refunds in order to settle allegations that the wireless carriers billed customers millions of dollars for unauthorized services from third-parties.
Good Question: Why Is AOL So Valuable?You’ve got mail! Remember that slogan? It’s probably what many people think of when they hear about AOL. But, on Tuesday, the communications company was back in the news after Verizon announced it will buy AOL for $4.4 billion.
Meet COLT & GOAT – A Mobile Cellphone Tower & GeneratorIt's Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota and Wisconsin. When storms hit, people can lose power and cell service. That's where some hi-tech portable equipment comes in to play.
Long Lines In Minn. As Apple Releases New iPhoneToday is the day tech geeks and Apple fans the world over have been waiting for. The latest iPhones, the iPhone 6 and 6 plus have hit stores.
911 Callers Will One Day Send Photos, Text Messages To Dispatchers It took more than two years to upgrade Minnesota’s 911 system, but work just wrapped up. Now, all emergency call centers across the state are connected to the Next Generation 911 network (NG911).
New Verizon Wireless 'Destination Store' To Open At MOAJust in time for the holidays, a new kind of store is opening at the Mall of America. Earlier Tuesday, Verizon Wireless unveiled what it calls its first "Destination Store." The store opens Wednesday night and replaces the old Verizon store on the second floor of the mall.
Good Question: Where Are The Extra Charges On Your Cell Bill Going?When our cell phone bill comes each month, many of us just pay it without a second glance. But if you read it closely, you'll see we're all paying a bunch of taxes, surcharges and fees.
Don’t Text 911; You’ll Get This MessageIf you’ve ever tried texting a 911 call in Minnesota, you probably didn’t get a response. Now the state's four major service carriers are doing something about it.
Esme's Blog: The End Of PrivacyFor years the United States has been gathering millions of Verizon cell phone records, as well as foreigner's emails and data from Google, Facebook and other Internet companies. It is all to make us safer, President Obama says. It's to protect us from terrorist acts.
Paulsen Comments On National Security And Government TrustU S Congressman Erik Paulsen joined John Hines on the WCCO Morning News Friday
How Can You Save Hundreds On Your Cell Phone Plan?Rollover, 4G, text, talk and bundle.