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  • Some cell phones can't reach LSP emergency line Play Video

    February 25, 2013 4:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Verizon Wireless users statewide could be left out in the cold during an emergency on the road. A Verizon spokeswoman company told News 2 that a problem with their network does not allow customers to access *LSP or 577. She said the company was unaware of the... more »
  • For new AT&T users, no more "all you can eat" data

    June 2, 2010 1:42 PM

    Just in time for the release of a new iPhone,AT&T will stop letting new customers sign up for its unlimited Internet data plan for smart phones and iPads and charge more for users who hog the most bandwidth. AT&T hopes to ease congestion on its network, which has drawn... more »
  • Anti-texting software for cell phones

    March 24, 2010 12:52 PM

    A bill in Louisiana's upcoming legislative session would stiffen the penalties for drivers caught texting while driving. New cell phone technology may help make that unnecessary. Verizon wireless is just one of the major cellular service providers offering software to disable a cell phone's texting capability while driving.... more »
  • Verizon lowers voice plan prices

    January 15, 2010 8:18 PM

    Verizon Wireless cut the price of unlimited call plans but customers are being hit up to buy data plans. The data plans are used to access the internet and check email on high-end mobile devices. Verizon says it'll charge $70 a month for an unlimited calling plan, down from $100.... more »

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