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Aug 18, 2015, 11:26 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Missouri by RootMetrics®

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

Aug 18, 2015, 11:25 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Shares #1 Rank for Overall Performance in Illinois by RootMetrics®

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

Aug 18, 2015, 10:24 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Kentucky by RootMetrics®

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

Aug 18, 2015, 10:04 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Michigan by RootMetrics®

RootMetrics®, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, released its Michigan RootScore® Report, and for the fourth...

Aug 18, 2015, 10:00 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in South Dakota by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in South Dakota are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the South...

Aug 18, 2015, 10:00 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Iowa by RootMetrics®

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

Aug 18, 2015, 10:00 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Nebraska by RootMetrics®

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

Aug 18, 2015, 09:01 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Ohio by RootMetrics®

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

Aug 18, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in the states of New York and New Jersey by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in New York and New Jersey, including the New York City Metropolitan Area, are enjoying all of the benefits of America's...

Aug 18, 2015, 08:00 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Georgia by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Georgia are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the latest RootScore® Report,...

Aug 18, 2015, 07:33 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Virginia by RootMetrics®

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

Aug 18, 2015, 07:26 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Maryland by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in Maryland are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Maryland...

Aug 14, 2015, 15:23 ET
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Verizon Invests $12 Million To Enhance Gameday Experience For Texans Fans

The Houston Texans' season kicks off on Saturday, Aug. 15 and football fans can now enjoy more speed and power on their wireless devices on gameday...

Aug 14, 2015, 10:15 ET

Verizon Wireless Invests $135 Million On Florida Network In First Half Of 2015

 Verizon Wireless invested $135 million in network enhancements in Florida during the first half of 2015, highlighted by the rapid expansion of...

Aug 05, 2015, 06:54 ET

Atlanta Falcons, Verizon Wireless Team Up For Pass It Forward Campaign

The Atlanta Falcons and Verizon Wireless have teamed up to launch a city-wide Pass It Forward community campaign. During the season-long program...

Jul 20, 2015, 15:37 ET
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Local Minority Male Students Complete Coding, 3D Design Program at Jackson State University

 Much attention has been paid to the importance of engaging girls in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), but little is said about...

Jul 20, 2015, 08:00 ET

Job Seekers In Georgia And Alabama Can Access 1000+ Positions Across U.S. During First Nationwide Virtual Career Fair From Verizon Wireless

For jobseekers in Georgia and Alabama, securing employment can come down to preparation. Updated resume? … check.    List of...

Jul 01, 2015, 14:23 ET
Santa Monica residents and visitors get their first peek at the new Verizon Wireless Destination Store, the first store of its kind on the West Coast. An official Grand opening celebration and concert is scheduled for July 18 to celebrate the first West Coast location

Angelenos Experience "Future of Tech" Design of New Verizon Flagship Store On Santa Monica's 3rd St. Promenade

 Verizon Wireless welcomed excited visitors to its new Destination Store on Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade, bringing the company's...

Jun 16, 2015, 09:06 ET
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Verizon Network Ready As Gulf Coast Prepares For Tropical Storm Bill

 Verizon Wireless network crews and disaster response teams are on alert as Tropical Storm Bill enters the Gulf of Mexico. In the event of...

Jun 03, 2015, 09:10 ET

Verizon Confirms 200 Percent Wireless Data Usage Increase at Indianapolis 500

 Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, confirmed today that data usage by fans at...