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Oct 16, 2014, 10:30 ET

Verizon Wireless XLTE Now Available In Weirton, WV

WHO:      Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE...

Oct 16, 2014, 10:21 ET

Verizon Wireless XLTE Now Available In Steubenville, OH

WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network WHAT: Verizon Wireless XLTE is coming...

Oct 16, 2014, 08:30 ET

"XLTE" Expansion Boosts Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in Anniston

 Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – in more markets including Anniston, Alabama, to boost 4G LTE...

Oct 10, 2014, 16:34 ET

Verizon Wireless & Baltimore Ravens Team Up For Hopeline Program

In recognition of October's Domestic Violence Awareness Month, for the third-consecutive year, Verizon Wireless and the Baltimore Ravens are...

Oct 08, 2014, 15:39 ET

Verizon Wireless, MSU Coach Izzo Announce Statewide HopeLine Drive During Domestic Violence Awareness Month

 Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, announced today a statewide drive to collect...

Oct 06, 2014, 15:30 ET

The Fitness Guru: Trainer to the Stars Obi Obadike Talks Tech and Healthy Living

A certified trainer and nutritionist, Obi Obadike was named among the Top 10 most influential fitness experts on the web by Dr. Oz's ShareCare.Com...

Oct 01, 2014, 15:12 ET

Verizon Wireless Named Tops In Overall Network Performance In Minneapolis In Report By RootMetrics®

RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm, today released its seventh Minneapolis RootScore® Report and Verizon Wireless received the...

Oct 01, 2014, 14:32 ET

Get More With Best Ever Pricing on MORE Everything Plans

Verizon Wireless customers on MORE Everything plans can now take advantage of more data on the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network...

Oct 01, 2014, 13:20 ET

Leaders Gather at National Summit for a Dialogue on Domestic Violence

 Hundreds of domestic violence prevention leaders from across the country will gather on the legendary Paramount Studios lot Friday, Oct. 3 for...

Oct 01, 2014, 11:00 ET

Verizon Calls on Tennesseans to Help End Abuse

 The Violence Policy Center's most recent report ranks Tennessee 10th in the U.S. for rate of women killed by men, with nearly all of the...

Oct 01, 2014, 10:59 ET

Verizon Calls on North Carolinians to Help End Abuse

The Violence Policy Center's most recent report ranks North Carolina 19th in the U.S. for rate of women killed by men, which indicates an...

Oct 01, 2014, 10:59 ET

Verizon Calls on South Carolinians to Help End Abuse

The Violence Policy Center's most recent report ranks South Carolina second in the U.S. for rate of women killed by men, with a rate nearly double...

Oct 01, 2014, 10:40 ET

Honor Domestic Violence Awareness Month by Donating No-Longer-Used Cell Phones To HopeLine

 October is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) and Verizon Wireless is encouraging all Alabamians to donate old phones to the...

Oct 01, 2014, 10:00 ET

Statewide Used Mobile-Phone Drive Will Support New "WorkSafe" Domestic Violence Education Program

Gov. Steve Beshear and First Lady Jane Beshear joined Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson and Madeline Abramson, chair of the Kentucky Commission on Women...

Oct 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Honor Domestic Violence Awareness Month By Donating No-Longer-Used Cell Phones To HopeLine® From Verizon

 October is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) and Verizon Wireless is encouraging all Georgians to donate old phones to the...

Sep 30, 2014, 14:43 ET

Verizon Wireless Named Tops In Overall Network Performance In Chicago In Report By RootMetrics®

 RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm, today released its seventh Chicago RootScore® Report and Verizon Wireless received the...

Sep 22, 2014, 13:51 ET

What are small cells and distributed antenna systems?

 To provide the best possible 4G LTE network experience for customers, Verizon Wireless employs cutting-edge technology to deliver consistently...

Sep 19, 2014, 13:00 ET

The "App Honeymoon" and what happens next

The recent comScore U.S. Mobile App report has dozens of insights on how people use their apps.  One striking insight is that although there...

Sep 07, 2014, 11:59 ET

Verizon's Smart Store in Santa Maria, California, Opens September 8, 2014: Wireless Customer Experience is Redefined

WHO:           Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest and most reliable 4G...

Sep 03, 2014, 11:00 ET

Verizon Wireless Responds to South Napa Earthquake

 Verizon Wireless' investment in network reliability and emergency preparedness has paid off once again. When the 6.1 magnitude South Napa...