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Jan 28, 2015, 15:15 ET

Verizon Closing Out Service Restorations After Blizzard of 2015

 Residents and businesses in the Northeast have their hands full as they dig out from a record snowfall that dropped up to three feet of powder...

Jan 28, 2015, 15:05 ET

Entrepreneur Alex Blumberg to Appear on Verizon's Feb. 4 Free Webinar and Share Insights on Launching His Business

 The first free live webinar for 2015 from Verizon's small business team, on Feb. 4, will feature Alex Blumberg, entrepreneur, radio...

Jan 28, 2015, 11:00 ET

FiOS Mobile App Adds 24 Live Viacom Channels to Its Out-of-Home Lineup

TV watching isn't just for the home anymore. About 25 percent of pay TV subscribers watch TV out-of-the home, according to recent research by the...

Jan 27, 2015, 18:15 ET

Blizzard of 2015: Verizon Keeping Customers Connected

While people may be rushing to get their "I Survived the Blizzard of '15" T-shirts at local stores, at Verizon we are focused in the Northeast on...

Jan 26, 2015, 16:00 ET

Northeast: Emergency Preparation Contacts and Safety Tips from Verizon

 Western New York got its chance earlier this winter. Now it's the Northeast corridor's chance to battle the elements as the first big blizzard...

Jan 23, 2015, 12:14 ET

Free Guest Wi-Fi and Parental Controls for Verizon FiOS Quantum Gateway Customers

 Parents and business owners, meet your new best friend. The Verizon FiOS Quantum Gateway now offers guest Wi-Fi, perfect for gatherings or...

Jan 23, 2015, 09:00 ET

Verizon and Veterans Advantage Announce Partnership to Thank Our Military Veterans and Families

 Verizon and Veterans Advantage today announced a partnership to offer annual savings of up to $120 on Verizon FiOS Bundles for U.S. active...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:00 ET

Four Northern California Schools to Launch Innovative New STEM Programs with Support from Verizon

Students at four Northern California schools will soon launch innovative new science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs with support...

Jan 22, 2015, 07:00 ET

Verizon Reports High-Quality Customer Additions in 4Q, Caps Year in Position to Drive Continued Profitable Growth

4Q 2014 HIGHLIGHTS Consolidated - A loss of 54 cents per share, compared with earnings per share (EPS) of $1.76 in 4Q 2013, including...

Jan 21, 2015, 10:00 ET

Verizon Offers up to $10,000 for Information on Copper Cable Thefts in Southern California

Verizon is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the individuals responsible for the thefts...

Jan 21, 2015, 07:00 ET

Verizon Communications to Report Earnings on Jan. 22

   Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings on Thursday, Jan. 22....

Jan 20, 2015, 11:00 ET

Verizon Wireless Enhances Service on BART

 Verizon Wireless today announced it has enhanced its service on BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) to provide riders with the best high-speed data...

Jan 20, 2015, 00:01 ET

Verizon Extends Its 100G Network in Asia-Pacific

Verizon has deployed 100G technology on its network in Japan, Singapore and Hong Kong,...

Jan 19, 2015, 10:33 ET

Governor's School @ Innovation Park Earns Regional Honor in Third Verizon Innovative App Challenge

It's two down and one to go for a group of students from the Governor's School @ Innovation Park who are one of 24 Best in Region teams in the...

Jan 16, 2015, 17:16 ET
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Social Media Stars And Pop Sensations Hosted Free Event And Concert In Houston, Courtesy Of Verizon

The newest Verizon Destination Store in the country kicked off 2015 with a free, two-day event that featured some of the hottest social media...

Jan 13, 2015, 13:00 ET

Announcing Verizon Vehicle

 Today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Verizon announced Verizon Vehicle, a powerful new connected-vehicle service...

Jan 08, 2015, 14:00 ET

Two Missouri Schools Advance in Verizon Third National App Challenge

El Dorado Springs Middle School and Blue Springs High School students earned the title of Best in State in the third Verizon Innovative App...

Jan 06, 2015, 13:00 ET

Verizon Announces Best-in-State Student Team Winners in Third National App Challenge

 Ninety teams of middle school and high school students have earned the title Best in State in the third Verizon Innovative App Challenge, a...

Jan 06, 2015, 12:24 ET

Verizon Reports Sustained Customer Growth and Migration to 4G in 4Q, With Margins Expected to Return to Historical Levels in 1Q

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) announced today that wireless customer growth remained strong throughout fourth-quarter...

Jan 05, 2015, 11:00 ET

Verizon Chairman and CEO to Speak Jan. 6 at Citi Conference

 Lowell McAdam, chairman and chief executive officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the Citi Global Internet,...