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May 19, 2014, 12:39 ET

"XLTE" Delivers Added Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in Tennessee

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

May 19, 2014, 11:49 ET

"XLTE" Delivers Added Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in North Carolina

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

May 19, 2014, 11:45 ET

"XLTE" Delivers Added Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in South Carolina

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

May 19, 2014, 11:00 ET

"XLTE" Delivers Added Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in Texas

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

May 19, 2014, 10:51 ET
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"XLTE" Delivers Added Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in Mobile

 Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – to Mobile and more locations in Alabama to boost 4G LTE...

May 19, 2014, 10:30 ET
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"XLTE" Delivers Added Capacity to the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network in Pensacola

 Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – to the Pensacola area and more locations in Florida to boost...

May 19, 2014, 10:30 ET
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"XLTE" Delivers Added 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...

May 14, 2014, 10:35 ET

2014 Hurricane Season Approaches; Floridians Urged to Prepare Emergency Communication Plan

 Hurricane Season 2014 is set to begin on June 1, and Floridians can help their families stay safe and ready with an emergency communication...

May 08, 2014, 11:51 ET

Verizon Wireless Celebrates Customer Appreciation Event With A HopeLine Grant To Women Called Moses

  WHO/WHAT: Verizon Wireless will host an all-day Customer Appreciation Event on Saturday, May 10. Open to the community, it will...

May 06, 2014, 16:15 ET

Verizon Announces Hiring Effort to Bring More Than 400 Jobs to Alabama

To support the company's rapid growth, Verizon Wireless is looking to hire more than 400 full-time employees in Alabama this year. More...

May 02, 2014, 12:45 ET

Verizon Donates $50,000 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief

In addition to providing on-the-ground support to Arkansans and communities affected by tornadoes that devastated the state on April 27, Verizon...

May 01, 2014, 11:18 ET

Verizon Network Ready For Biggest Day In Horse Racing

The Kentucky Derby may be the greatest two minutes in sports, but throughout the entire week preceding the first Saturday in May in the greater...

Apr 17, 2014, 17:45 ET

Verizon Wireless Puts Smartphone Recycling in the Palm of Your Hand

 Starting today, Verizon Wireless' **Value Mobile Device Recycling service now makes it more convenient for you to participate in its device...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:55 ET

Verizon Wireless Announces Midland/Odessa Hiring Effort

Verizon Wireless is adding 60 full-time retail positions in the Midland/Odessa area by the end of 2014. The positions will be based locally and...

Apr 11, 2014, 16:50 ET

Verizon Wireless Announces The Release Of The Samsung Galaxy S5

 Verizon Wireless today announced the immediate availability of the Galaxy S5 online and in stores.  Customers can purchase the device in...

Apr 09, 2014, 22:36 ET

Verizon Wireless Ultimate SoCal Day: Snowboarding to Surfing

While most of the United States endured a harsh winter this year, Southern Californians enjoyed yet another mild season. But it's not just the...

Apr 04, 2014, 11:00 ET

Verizon Wireless CEO to Lead Panel Discussion on Innovation

 Whether you're leading a multi-billion dollar corporation or launching a new start-up, innovation and risk-taking are crucial components...

Apr 03, 2014, 12:30 ET

Verizon Wireless Announces Major Hiring Effort in Kansas & Missouri

Verizon Wireless is adding nearly 70 full-time positions before the end of June in the states of Kansas and Missouri. The positions will be based...

Apr 02, 2014, 19:30 ET

Juan Pablo Montoya, Piloto de Automovilismo de Velocidad, se une a Verizon para el Programa de Conducir de Manera Responsable

 De acuerdo con varios estudios, el 57% de los conductores admiten que han mandado un texto mientras conducen.  A partir de hoy, Verizon...

Apr 02, 2014, 19:20 ET

Actress Regina Hall Joins Verizon for Safe Driving Program

 According to research, 57 percent of drivers admit to texting while driving.  Starting today, Verizon Wireless and actress Regina Hall...