Updates EVERYWHERE! Verizon, AT&T, XBox 360 Dashboard & MORE!

GeekBeat.TV #334: revision3.com SO MANY companies released updates this week! We have news this week from Verizon, AT&T, and Comcast, plus system updates to the Xbox and Nintendo 3DS! 00:25 AT&T 4G LTE Coming to NYC AT&T announced that their 4G LTE service will be launched in New York City this month. Sounds like those of you in the city can plan to ring in the new year with a higher connection speed. 00:43 Verizon Launching Shared Data Plans Verizon announced that 2012 will see the launch of shared data plans – good news for those of you with multiple devices on one account! 01:03 Comcast: No Plans for Tiered Data Pricing In a final bit of carrier news, Comcast’s CEO confirmed that there are no plans for implementing tiered data pricing anytime soon. 01:23 Xbox Dashboard Update The Xbox got an update that brings a restyled interface and access to services like YouTube, HBO Go, and ESPN. 01:58 Nintendo 3DS Update The 3DS got a firmware update that adds a number of features including the ability to record up to 10 minutes of 3D video. Still looking for the perfect holiday gift? Watch our holiday gift guide playlist here: www.youtube.com ~~~~~~~~~ Like, Comment & Share Today’s Episode Find us everywhere! Facebook, Twitter & YouTube! Subscribe Here: www.youtube.com Cali on Twitter: twitter.com Cali on Facebook: facebook.com GeekBeatTV website: www.geekbeat.tv GeekBeatTV on Twitter twitter.com GeekBeatTV on Facebook: facebook.com
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How in the world can I sign on to the Yahoo Verizon Usenet news server?

Question by BRUCE K A: How in the world can I sign on to the Yahoo Verizon Usenet news server?
Neither Verizon nor Yahoo seems to be able to give me an answer.

Best answer:

Answer by jibbarjabar
News server settings
News (NNTP) server: news.verizon.net
Your Verizon Online user name
Your Verizon Online password
http://netservices.verizon.net/portal/link/help/index.jsp?case=c2372

Setting up your Verizon Online news account with Outlook Express 5 – 6 in Windows®

Start Outlook Express.

From the Tools menu, select Accounts.

Click Add and then select News. The Internet Connection Wizard will display. Follow the prompts.

Enter your name in the Display Name field and click Next.

Enter your email address in the Email Address field and click Next.

In the News (NNTP) Server field, enter news.verizon.net.

Select the My News Server Requires Me to Log On check box and click Next.

Enter your user name in the Account Name field.

Enter your password in the Password field and click Next.

Select Finish and then click Close to save the newsgroup settings.

Select Yes if you are prompted to download newsgroups for the news account you just added.
http://netservices.verizon.net/portal/link/help/index.jsp?case=c2711

Good luck and enjoy!

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