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Jun 21, 2016, 15:09 ET Verizon to enhance significantly its connected vehicle business with the acquisition of Telogis

 Seeking to add best-in-class Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) technology and services, specifically in the connected vehicle and mobile enterprise...


Jun 17, 2016, 15:37 ET Verizon: Unions ratify new agreements

 Union leaders from the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) informed Verizon...


Jun 17, 2016, 13:13 ET Verizon's Wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Des Moines by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Des Moines are enjoying all of the benefits of the top-performing wireless network in the area, according to the Des Moines...


Jun 17, 2016, 11:14 ET Verizon customers can text to support Orlando Pulse victims

 Verizon and our more than 170,000 employees worldwide extend our heartfelt sympathies to all of the friends and families of the victims from...


Jun 16, 2016, 08:00 ET Verizon Recognizes City Of Miami Chief Of Police For Efforts Around Domestic Violence

 Verizon Wireless has recognized Rodolfo "Rudy" Llanes, chief of police of the Miami Police Department, with a HopeLine Hero award during the...


Jun 14, 2016, 09:00 ET Verizon Digital Media Services now powering Hearst Television's online live news streams

Verizon Digital Media Services, part of AOL, today announced that it now powers live and on-demand online news streams along with news clip...


Jun 13, 2016, 09:00 ET Mandatory 10-Digit dialing within 631 area code begins June 18, 2016

 Residential, business and wireless customers with numbers from the existing 631 telephone area code serving Suffolk County, New York, should...


Jun 09, 2016, 14:30 ET Exclusively from Verizon, an entirely new breed of smartphone: Moto Z Droids with Moto Mods

 Lenovo, today, unveiled the new Moto Z Droid Edition smartphones, available this summer exclusively on Verizon. The Moto Z and the Moto Z...


Jun 08, 2016, 12:00 ET Verizon opens preorders for LG K8 V international Android smartphone

 Are you ready to make the switch to Android? Make the leap with the LG K8 V, available for preorder starting June 9, exclusively from Verizon....


Jun 08, 2016, 08:00 ET South Carolina Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

 This month marks the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding South Carolina residents that preparation is key to keeping their...


Jun 08, 2016, 08:00 ET North Carolina Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

 This month marks the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding North Carolina residents that preparation is key to keeping their...


Jun 08, 2016, 08:00 ET Georgia Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

 This month marks the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Georgia residents that preparation is key to keeping their...


Jun 08, 2016, 08:00 ET Florida Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

 This month marks the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Florida residents that preparation is key to keeping their...


Jun 06, 2016, 13:10 ET Houston Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Houston residents that preparation is key to keeping their families...


Jun 06, 2016, 13:05 ET Pensacola Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

 Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Pensacola residents that preparation is key to keeping their...


Jun 06, 2016, 13:04 ET New Orleans Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding New Orleans residents that preparation is key to keeping their families...


Jun 06, 2016, 13:02 ET Beaumont Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

 Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Beaumont residents that preparation is key to keeping their...


Jun 06, 2016, 12:55 ET Baton Rouge Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Baton Rouge residents that preparation is key to keeping their families...


Jun 06, 2016, 12:54 ET Mobile Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Mobile residents that preparation is key to keeping their families safe...


Jun 06, 2016, 12:00 ET Biloxi Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

 Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Biloxi residents that preparation is key to keeping their families...


Jun 06, 2016, 08:30 ET Verizon CFO to speak at Bank of America Merrill Lynch conference on June 7

 Fran Shammo, executive vice president and chief financial officer for Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the Bank...


Jun 06, 2016, 08:00 ET KDDI Japan customers will use VoLTE service while traveling in the United States

 Verizon and KDDI Corporation announced today the companies have signed a Voice over LTE (VoLTE)...


Jun 02, 2016, 11:39 ET 6/2/16: Verizon declares quarterly dividend

 The Board of Directors of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today declared a quarterly dividend of 56.5 cents per outstanding...


Jun 02, 2016, 09:00 ET Verizon has a playlist of new audio accessories for June

 Current mood: sunshine, pizza, pool, music. Verizon may not have the first three on that list but we do have great stuff to play your music...


Jun 01, 2016, 12:03 ET Verizon readies resources to support customers and emergency responders during 2016 storm season

 With the start of hurricane season this week, increased numbers of tornadoes in the heartland, and continued flooding in parts of the central...