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Verizon volunteers Zachary Saile (left) and Don Jackson (right) show the teen participants of the video production program at the Boys & Girls Club of Pomona Valley how to film and edit their own videos using iMovie.

Verizon to Benefit Local Charities Through Its FiOS SoCal Experience Campaign

To kick off the Verizon FiOS SoCal Experience campaign on March 26, 20 local Verizon employees and the FiOS SoCal Experience...

Mar 26, 2015, 12:00 ET

Verizon Ignites Innovation with Kickoff of 2015 Powerful Answers Award

Expanding its ongoing commitment to innovation and social responsibility, Verizon said today it is now accepting ideas for its 2015 Powerful...

Mar 26, 2015, 12:00 ET

Verizon promueve la innovación con el lanzamiento del Premio Respuestas Poderosas 2015

Ampliando su continuo compromiso con la innovación y la responsabilidad social, Verizon informó hoy que está aceptando ideas para su...

Mar 26, 2015, 09:55 ET

Verizon Partners With Techweek For Detroit's Largest Technology Conference

 Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, announced today that the company is...

Mar 26, 2015, 09:40 ET

Verizon Supports Earth Hour in New York, Turning Off Lights at 77 Local Buildings

On Saturday (March 28), almost 300 Verizon employees in New York will participate in Earth Hour.  Starting at 8:30 p.m. and ending at 9:30...

Mar 25, 2015, 15:17 ET
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Verizon Wireless Continues Significant Network Investment In South Louisiana

Verizon Wireless customers in south Louisiana will experience faster, more reliable wireless calling, data streaming and Web surfing thanks to...

Mar 25, 2015, 15:15 ET
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Verizon Wireless Continues Significant Network Investment In South Mississippi

 Verizon Wireless customers in south Mississippi will experience faster, more reliable wireless calling, data streaming and Web surfing thanks...

Mar 25, 2015, 15:14 ET
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Verizon Wireless Continues Significant Network Investment In South Alabama And Florida Panhandle

Verizon Wireless customers along the coastal region of south Alabama and the Florida Panhandle will experience faster, more reliable wireless...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:05 ET
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Verizon Wireless Continues Significant Network Investment In Houston Area

Verizon Wireless customers in southeast Texas will experience faster, more reliable wireless calling, data streaming and Web surfing thanks to...

Mar 24, 2015, 09:00 ET

Verizon to Deploy Next-Generation 100G Metro Network in U.S.

Continuing to lead in 100G technology, Verizon is moving to a next-generation 100G metro network in the U.S. that will deliver improved...

Mar 23, 2015, 07:38 ET

Verizon Supports Earth Hour in Florida, Turning Off Lights at 11 Local Buildings

 On Saturday (March 28), hundreds of Verizon employees in Florida will participate in Earth Hour.  Starting at 8:30 p.m. and ending at...

Mar 23, 2015, 07:35 ET

Verizon Supports Earth Hour in New Jersey, Turning Off Lights at 100 Company Buildings Across the State

As one of New Jersey's largest employers, Verizon is committed to the environment in the communities it serves and encourages its employees to live...

Mar 23, 2015, 07:35 ET

Verizon Supports Earth Hour in Pennsylvania, Turning Off Lights at More Than 100 Company Buildings

 It's lights out at more than 100 Verizon buildings across Pennsylvania as the company participates in Earth Hour from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m....

Mar 23, 2015, 07:30 ET
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Verizon to Turn Off Lights in Nearly 500 Buildings in 37 Countries In Support of Earth Hour

 On Saturday (March 28) at 8:30 p.m. local time, Verizon will turn off the lights in nearly 500 of its buildings in 37 countries around the...

Mar 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

Verizon Network Displays Speed And Strength For Spring Training Baseball Fans

 While Major League power hitters work out across Florida and Spring Training 2015 has hit full stride, the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:28 ET

RootMetrics® Ranks Verizon Wireless Tops In Overall Performance For The New York City And Tri-State Area

 RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, released its eighth New York City and Tri-State Area, RootScore®...

Mar 16, 2015, 18:00 ET

Verizon Expands Asia-Pacific Cloud Capabilities to Meet Demand

 Verizon Enterprise Solutions' customers will now have access to a suite of new and significantly enhanced cloud services as Verizon expands...

Mar 16, 2015, 10:48 ET

Verizon Announces Next-Gen and Global Expansion of Cloud Unified Communications & Collaboration

Today's virtual workforce requires business solutions that enable seamless and instant collaboration with customers, suppliers,...

Mar 12, 2015, 10:15 ET

Verizon Announces Expiration and Final Results of Exchange Offers

 Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ; LSE: VZC) today announced the expiration and final results of its previously...

Mar 12, 2015, 04:01 ET

80 Percent of Businesses Fail Interim PCI Compliance Assessment

Nearly 80 percent of all businesses fail their interim PCI compliance assessment, leaving them vulnerable to cyberattacks, according to Verizon's...