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Feb 04, 2015, 10:00 ET

More Options and Even More Value Coming for MORE Everything Customers

Value comes in many different packages – big and small, clean and simple. Starting Feb. 5, both new and existing Verizon Wireless customers...

Feb 02, 2015, 13:25 ET
As the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks faced off at Super Bowl XLIX, Verizon customers at the stadium racked up more than 25 million wireless connections - nearly 25,000 per minute. Take a look at the Super Bowl by the numbers with the following infographic.

Verizon Customers at Super Bowl XLIX Rack Up More than 25 Million Wireless Data Connections

 As the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks faced off at Super Bowl XLIX, Verizon customers at the stadium racked up more than 25...

Jan 29, 2015, 17:36 ET
Kamaile Academy students Ian Sholtis, Rexel Boter and Coepland Talkington receive a Verizon Innovative Learing Grant from Edward Wright of Verizon Hawai'i.

Kamaile Academy Awarded $20,000 STEM Grant from Verizon Foundation

 Waianae's Kamaile Academy was yesterday awarded a $20,000 Verizon Innovate Learning Grant at a gathering at the school with community leaders...

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...

Dec 23, 2014, 18:42 ET

Sacramento Kings & Verizon To Host Phone Recycling Drive

Verizon Wireless and the Sacramento Kings are teaming up to help support survivors of domestic violence through a phone recycling drive. When the...

Dec 18, 2014, 12:59 ET

Verizon Wireless XLTE Now Available In Chillicothe, Ohio

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

Dec 18, 2014, 09:46 ET

Verizon Wireless XLTE Now Available In Charleston, West Virginia

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

Dec 15, 2014, 15:26 ET

'Tis The Season For Giving: Verizon Wireless Awards Nearly $700,000 In Domestic Violence Prevention Grants To Non-Profits In Washington, DC, Maryland And Virginia In 2014

 Much has changed in the past two decades since Congress passed and President Bill Clinton signed into law the Violence Against Women Act...

Dec 08, 2014, 11:00 ET

Introducing the Verizon Powerful Answers Award Winners for 2014

The wait is over.  Verizon is proud to announce the winners of Verizon's 2014 Powerful Answers Award, three in each of the following...

Nov 19, 2014, 10:00 ET

Where in the World is Innovation in Sustainability?

Verizon knows that innovative ideas can come from anywhere. Our 2014 Powerful Answers Award (PAA) received thousands of entries from around the...

Nov 17, 2014, 11:00 ET

Where in the World is Innovation in Education?

 Verizon knows that innovative ideas can come from anywhere. Our 2014 Powerful Answers Award (PAA) received thousands of entries from around...

Nov 15, 2014, 12:11 ET

Verizon Wireless Unveils New Technology Destination on Chicago's Magnificent Mile

 Today, Verizon Wireless unveiled its newest Destination Store on Chicago's Magnificent Mile (840 N. Michigan Ave.), with Jennifer Hudson...

Nov 14, 2014, 15:00 ET

Verizon Contributes More Than $800,000 To Support Georgia's Domestic Violence Organizations In 2014

In a ceremony held today at the company's South Area headquarters Verizon announced it has donated more than $800,000 to domestic violence advocacy...

Nov 14, 2014, 15:00 ET

Where in the World is Innovation in Transportation?

 Verizon knows that innovative ideas can come from anywhere. Our 2014 Powerful Answers Award (PAA) received thousands of entries from around...

Nov 12, 2014, 14:00 ET

Verizon Wireless And Georgia Institute of Technology Announce Multi-Year Research Partnership

 Verizon Wireless announced today that it has entered into a multi-year research partnership with the Georgia Institute of Technology. The...

Nov 12, 2014, 13:00 ET

HopeLine From Verizon Donates $50,000 To Kentucky Commission on Women Following First Month Of Statewide Used Mobile-Phone Drive

First Lady Jane Beshear, Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson and Madeline Abramson, chair of the Kentucky Commission on Women (KCW), as well as more than a...

Nov 12, 2014, 12:33 ET

Verizon Wireless Declares Nov. 26 Connection Day

 The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is about to become a little more enjoyable. Verizon Wireless has declared Nov. 26 "Connection Day"...

Nov 12, 2014, 11:23 ET

'Tis the Season for Giving

Verizon is kicking off the holiday season by announcing Connection Day - NOVEMBER 26, 2014 - a day to say "thanks" by giving...

Nov 12, 2014, 11:00 ET

Where in the World is Innovation in Healthcare?

 Verizon Wireless knows that innovative ideas can come from anywhere. Our 2014 Powerful Answers Award (PAA) received thousands of entries from...

Nov 04, 2014, 10:00 ET

Verizon Wireless Announces its Newest Destination Store on Chicago's Michigan Avenue

 Verizon Wireless today announced its newest Destination Store will open on Chicago's Magnificent Mile on Nov. 15 (840 N. Michigan...