Who would have thought that interacting with your cable company’s customer support regime could be so fun? MediacomConnect MobileCARE mobile app even lets customers use voice activation to access menus quickly and avoid frustration, with billing widgets and customer service appointment tools that make cable customer service feel more like Uber than, well… cable customer service. A “health check” function can even look for area outages and network problems. This is one slick app.

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Verizon, NYC Reach Settlement

Verizon has an agreement with New York City that settles proceedings against it after the city claimed it had failed to meet buildout terms for its Fios network under its cable franchise agreement.

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