NOW LIVE: Eyewitness News

Verizon

Stigall Show Log 6.6.13

Chris details the restraining order issued that could provide a lung for a Newtown Square girl in need of a transplant and the collapse of a building yesterday in Center City. He talks to Senator Pat Toomey and hosts a debate between Katrina Anderson of the Commonwealth Foundation and Wendell Young of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union on the privatization of Pennsylvania’s state owned liquor stores.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/06/2013

(credit: CBS3)

3 On Your Side: Smartphone Prices Could Start Climbing

3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan is here to explain why your smartphone may get even more expensive.

05/13/2013

(credit: CBS)

3 On Your Side: Backup Battery Costs

Every time you turn around it seems that companies are increasing a fee here, boosting a bill there. And one cost may come as a surprise.

05/01/2013

(credit: LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)

Comcast, Verizon Begin Piracy-Prevention Program

Say you’re downloading ‘Breaking Bad’ using a torrent. That activity would be red-flagged, and your Internet provider would email or call to tell you what’s wrong and point you toward legal ways to get that show.

02/26/2013

(File photo)

3 On Your Side: Best Cell Phone Service Providers

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about a new survey that ranks the best performers for a variety of tech needs.

12/17/2012

file photo (credit: Roslan Rahman/Getty Images)

Law Enforcement Groups Push Congress To Force Cell Providers To Keep Your Texts

The nation’s top law enforcement groups are pushing Congress to force cell companies to hold on to your text messages. That’s raising concern among privacy groups.

12/06/2012

(credit: Getty Images)

Music And Film Industry Working With Internet Providers To Fight Piracy

The music and movie industries are teaming up with Comcast, Verizon, and several other Internet Service Providers in a push to fight piracy that’s expected to take a “six strikes and you’re out” approach.

10/17/2012

(Credit: CBS News)

iPhone Glitch Gobbling Up Some Users’ Cell Data Quotas

A software glitch appears to be behind a rude awakening for some users.

10/01/2012

(Photo illustration by Ed Fischer)

Thousands of Hatboro-Horsham Residents Lose Verizon Service After Storms

Wires downed by overnight storms knocked out power at Verizon’s facility on Moreland Avenue in Hatboro, and backup generators worked — until about 6am.

09/19/2012

"Bandit Signs" (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

City Cracks Down On Tacking Illegal Signs On Utility Poles

The Nutter administration is starting to enforce the laws against posting so-called “bandit signs” onto utility poles on street corners throughout Philadelphia.

08/24/2012

occupy

Occupy Philadelphia’s National Gathering Joins With Unionized Verizon Workers

Occupy Philadelphia’s National Gathering joined with disgruntled unionized workers from Verizon to protest through Center City streets during rush hour.

07/02/2012

phone

3 On Your Side: Verizon Wireless Plan Changes

If you’re a Verizon Wireless customer, listen up. We’ve got some good news and some bad news. The good news, beginning today you can buy one plan and use it on all your devices. The bad news? As Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us, if you want an unlimited plan you may be out of luck.

06/28/2012

(Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Carrier Compare App

The Carrier Compare app lets you see which carriers offer the best service for your iPhone in different locations.

05/30/2012

(Philadelphia city councilman James Kenney.   Photo from City of Phila. TV)

Philadelphia City Council To Hold Hearing On Verizon’s Alleged FiOS Delays

The vote, backed by Councilman Jim Kenney, came despite a plea from Verizon that no hearing is needed.

04/19/2012

The CarrierCompare app shows the signal strength for AT&T, Verizon and Sprint users. (Credit: Ian Bush)

Looking For The Best Cell Phone Signal Where You Are? There’s An App For That

The free app checks signal strength, download speed and Internet response time. Each test is recorded and sent back to their servers, and it’s that crowdsourced info that shows you whether Verizon, Sprint, or AT&T works best.

04/17/2012

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 34,946 other followers