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Feb 05, 2016, 16:00 ET

NBA LEAGUE PASS action coming to go90

 Starting February 6, fans can watch live out-of-market NBA games through NBA LEAGUE PASS on go90.  From February 6-7, all registered go90...

Feb 05, 2016, 15:20 ET

Verizon Wireless customers can now watch all shows, live sports and concerts on go90 without using up data

 Starting today, all go90-registered Verizon Wireless post-paid customers can watch all of their favorite go90 video content anytime, on...

Feb 05, 2016, 15:13 ET

Super Bowl 50 Real-time wireless stats & strategy

WHAT You'll be among the first to see a variety of real-time wireless network stats during SuperBowl 50 at Levi's Stadium that tell a unique...

Feb 03, 2016, 12:08 ET
VROOM: Students from Johns Creek High School in Johns Creek, Ga., received a visit from Verizon when their carpooling app idea was named a Best in Nation winner of the Verizon Innovative App Challenge. Feb. 2, 2016.

More Than 150,000 Voters Choose Fan Favorite App Concept in Verizon Innovative App Challenge

 This week nine teams of middle and high school aged students from across the country learned their concepts for new mobile apps are winners of...

Jan 28, 2016, 13:08 ET

Verizon Customers Gain Unprecedented Access To All Things Super Bowl 50

As the nation counts down to the historic Super Bowl 50, Verizon paves the road to the game with hundreds of exclusive opportunities to gain access...

Jan 28, 2016, 08:00 ET

Affordable monthly device payments now available for businesses

 Businesses can now outfit their employees with the best technology without huge upfront costs with Verizon's device payment for...

Jan 26, 2016, 09:00 ET

$70 million network investment has the Verizon Wireless network ready to serve fans at most connected Super Bowl ever

Verizon customers can capture and share each historic moment of Super Bowl 50, expected to be the most connected and shared championship game in...

Jan 26, 2016, 09:00 ET

Verizon and Samsung launch 4G LTE small cell solution for enhanced in-building coverage for enterprise customers

 Verizon Enterprise Solutions and the Networks Division of Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today announced the immediate availability of the...

Jan 21, 2016, 07:00 ET

Verizon caps transformational year with strong, balanced 4Q results

4Q 2015 highlights Consolidated - $1.32 in earnings per share (EPS), compared with a loss of 54 cents per share in 4Q 2014, including...

Jan 20, 2016, 16:45 ET

Verizon Reaffirms Commitment to New York State Investment Amidst Fiercely Competitive Landscape

 Verizon today pledged its continued commitment in delivering innovative new communications services in the State of New York. Speaking before...

Jan 20, 2016, 07:00 ET

Verizon Communications to report earnings January 21

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 earnings on Thursday, January 21. CFO Fran...

Jan 19, 2016, 06:00 ET

Introducing FreeBee Data: The new sponsored data service from Verizon

Consumers will gain greater flexibility when streaming or downloading content on their mobile devices with the introduction of FreeBee Data –...

Jan 15, 2016, 14:38 ET

Verizon Enterprise Solutions goes big at National Retail Federation's Annual 'Big Show'

Retailers and solution providers from around the globe will converge on New York City this weekend for the National Retail Federation's 2016 'Big...

Jan 14, 2016, 10:13 ET

Introducing the LG Optimus Zone 3 on Verizon's simplified prepaid plan

Don't sacrifice performance for price when it comes to prepaid options. With the new LG Optimus Zone 3™, now available from Verizon for...

Jan 12, 2016, 13:03 ET

23% Of Smartphone Owners Made A Purchase With An App For The First Time Last Year

 A new survey of U.S. adults indicates a majority of smartphone owners (56%) purchased a product using an app in 2015. The survey shows 23% of...

Jan 11, 2016, 13:00 ET

Voting now open: Help students win $15,000 and the chance to bring their app ideas to life in the Verizon Innovative App Challenge

Today voting begins for the App Challenge Fan Favorite award in the Verizon Innovative App Challenge, a nationwide app ideation contest for middle...

Jan 06, 2016, 17:08 ET

Verizon and Sony Music Announce Original Video Content Partnership For go90™

 Verizon and Sony Music today announced a multi-year agreement to distribute a slate of original video content programming from Sony Music...

Jan 06, 2016, 06:49 ET

Verizon's wireless network ranked No. 1 for overall performance in Birmingham by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Birmingham, Ala. are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro RootScore®...

Jan 04, 2016, 10:28 ET

Verizon EVP to present at Citi conference Jan. 6

 Marni Walden, executive vice president and president of product innovation and new businesses of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq:...

Dec 17, 2015, 19:00 ET

Smartphones Supporting Sustainable Lifestyles As Mobile Makes Its Mark On Climate Change

 Smartphones are playing a key role in addressing the challenge of climate change, according to Mobile Carbon Impact, a new report released...