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Jul 02, 2014, 11:51 ET

Tropical Storm Arthur: Verizon Moves to Support North Carolina Coast for First Storm of 2014 Hurricane Season

As Tropical Storm Arthur threatens to bring damaging winds and rain to the North Carolina coast, Verizon Wireless has alerted its emergency...

Jun 30, 2014, 09:07 ET

"XLTE" Wireless Technology Rolls Out In More Florida Markets

 Verizon Wireless has deployed its newest technology – known as XLTE – in Jacksonville, Panama City and Naples to further increase...

Jun 27, 2014, 11:25 ET

RootMetrics™ Ranks Verizon Wireless Tops at Austin-Bergrstrom International Airport

 Verizon Wireless network has been recognized as a RootScore™ award winner in Data Performance at Austin-Bergstrom International...

Jun 26, 2014, 11:33 ET

"XLTE" Expansion Boosts Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in Brunswick, Savannah, Macon and Warner Robins, Georgia

Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – in Brunswick, Savannah, Macon and Warner Robins, Georgia to boost...

Jun 26, 2014, 11:21 ET
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"XLTE" Expansion Boosts Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in North Florida

Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – in Fort Walton Beach to boost 4G LTE network capacity and enhance...

Jun 26, 2014, 11:21 ET
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"XLTE" Expansion Boosts Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in South Mississippi

Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – to more Mississippi locations to boost 4G LTE network capacity...

Jun 26, 2014, 10:57 ET
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"XLTE" Expansion Boosts Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in Louisiana

Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – to more Louisiana locations to boost 4G LTE network capacity and...

Jun 26, 2014, 10:15 ET

"XLTE" Expansion Boosts Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in Huntsville, Alabama

 Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – in Huntsville, Alabama to boost 4G LTE network capacity and...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:00 ET

Verizon Wireless Redefines Wireless Customer Experience: Hutchinson "Smart Store" Opens On June 26

WHAT:  Verizon Wireless continues to roll out its new retail store design intended to make shopping for wireless devices and services...

Jun 24, 2014, 07:00 ET

HopeLine from Verizon and Georgia Commission on Family Violence Support Domestic Violence Task Forces Statewide With Micro Grants

 In the last decade at least 1,300 Georgians lost their lives to domestic violence. In 2013 alone, almost 59,000 of the state's citizens called...

Jun 20, 2014, 14:57 ET

RootMetrics™ Ranks Verizon Wireless Tops At San Antonio International Airport

Verizon Wireless network has been recognized yet again as a RootScore award winner at San Antonio International Airport.  Wireless testing...

Jun 19, 2014, 13:43 ET

Verizon Wireless Supports Troops And Military Families Through USO Programs In Texas

 Verizon Wireless announced today that it has presented two grants, a total of $60,000, to the USO (United Service Organizations) to support...

Jun 10, 2014, 11:00 ET

Verizon Network Earns Top Honors In Florida Markets In Newest RootMetrics Wireless Reports

 As it rolls out its new XLTE wireless technology across Florida, Verizon Wireless again has earned top honors in the most recent studies of...

Jun 09, 2014, 14:37 ET

Greenville Health System Pilots Wireless-powered Diabetes Management Solution

 South Carolina's largest health system is pioneering the use of the world's first cellular-enabled blood glucose management system. Greenville...

Jun 05, 2014, 14:17 ET

Verizon IndyCar Series Shifts Into High Gear At Firestone 600 On June 7

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 5, 2014 WHAT: The Verizon IndyCar Series comes to Texas Motor Speedway the first weekend in June and the Verizon...

Jun 05, 2014, 11:00 ET

New Customized Verizon Education Tech Tool Available

 Summertime is a time for sun, fun and play, but it doesn't have to be at the expense of learning. With 70 percent of students using their...

Jun 04, 2014, 16:07 ET
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Two US Landfalls Predicted For 2014 Atlantic Storm Season; Verizon Wireless Network Prepared To Serve Gulf Coast Customers

 AccuWeather.com predicts 10 named tropical storms, five hurricanes and two major hurricanes for the Atlantic Ocean in 2014 and anticipates...

Jun 03, 2014, 10:32 ET

Verizon Celebrates America's Small Businesses

As an extension of Small Business Week and to celebrate "Mighty Small" businesses from coast-to-coast, Verizon is giving small businesses...

Jun 03, 2014, 09:11 ET

Verizon Readies Resources to Support Tennesseans During 2014 Hurricane Season

In the 25th anniversary year of Hurricane Hugo, Verizon Wireless has prepared its network and emergency response teams to serve Tennessee customers...

Jun 02, 2014, 16:44 ET

Verizon Network Earns Top Honors In Denton In Newest RootMetrics Wireless Reports

 As it rolls out new XLTE wireless technology across Central Texas, Verizon Wireless has earned top honors in Denton in the most recent studies...