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Apr 15, 2015, 15:34 ET

RootMetrics® Ranks Verizon Wireless Tops In Data Network Performance At Both Midway And O'Hare Airports

 RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, released its Midway Airport and O'Hare Airport RootScore® reports and...

Apr 15, 2015, 11:03 ET

Verizon Wireless Increases Network Capacity At Texas Motor Speedway

 Verizon Wireless deployed three cell on light trucks (COLTs), with both LTE and XLTE coverage, and four macro sites to support one of the...

Apr 14, 2015, 15:22 ET

RootMetrics® Ranks Verizon Wireless Tops In Overall Performance For Milwaukee

 RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, released its 8th Milwaukee RootScore® report and Verizon Wireless...

Apr 14, 2015, 12:05 ET

RootMetrics® Ranks Verizon Wireless Top In Overall Performance For The Detroit Area

RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, released its Detroit RootScore® report, and for the fifth...

Mar 26, 2015, 09:55 ET

Verizon Partners With Techweek For Detroit's Largest Technology Conference

 Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, announced today that the company is...

Mar 25, 2015, 15:17 ET
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Verizon Wireless Continues Significant Network Investment In South Louisiana

Verizon Wireless customers in south Louisiana will experience faster, more reliable wireless calling, data streaming and Web surfing thanks to...

Mar 25, 2015, 15:15 ET
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Verizon Wireless Continues Significant Network Investment In South Mississippi

 Verizon Wireless customers in south Mississippi will experience faster, more reliable wireless calling, data streaming and Web surfing thanks...

Mar 25, 2015, 15:14 ET
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Verizon Wireless Continues Significant Network Investment In South Alabama And Florida Panhandle

Verizon Wireless customers along the coastal region of south Alabama and the Florida Panhandle will experience faster, more reliable wireless...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:05 ET
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Verizon Wireless Continues Significant Network Investment In Houston Area

Verizon Wireless customers in southeast Texas will experience faster, more reliable wireless calling, data streaming and Web surfing thanks to...

Mar 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

Verizon Network Displays Speed And Strength For Spring Training Baseball Fans

 While Major League power hitters work out across Florida and Spring Training 2015 has hit full stride, the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:28 ET

RootMetrics® Ranks Verizon Wireless Tops In Overall Performance For The New York City And Tri-State Area

 RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, released its eighth New York City and Tri-State Area, RootScore®...

Mar 09, 2015, 13:21 ET

Verizon Wireless Readies Network For Large Austin Crowds

 The Verizon 4G LTE network is ready for the thousands of fans heading to Austin in March to enjoy music, films and interactive media at the...

Mar 05, 2015, 09:15 ET

J.D. Power Ranks Verizon Wireless Highest In Network Quality Across Six Regions In The U.S.

 When it comes to wireless network quality in the United States, Verizon Wireless ranks highest across all six regions among U.S. wireless...

Mar 02, 2015, 09:41 ET

Verizon Wireless Continued Significant Network Investments Across Alabama In 2014

 Alabamians in 2015 will experience faster, more reliable wireless calling, data streaming and Web surfing on the Verizon Wireless network...

Mar 02, 2015, 08:00 ET

Verizon Wireless Continued Significant Network Investments Across Georgia In 2014

Georgians in 2015 will experience faster, more reliable wireless calling, data streaming and Web surfing on the Verizon Wireless network thanks to...

Feb 26, 2015, 11:00 ET

Wireless Technology Helps Visually-Impaired

 The blind and visually impaired often have to rely on others for help with basic life tasks such as matching clothing, distinguishing bills or...

Feb 25, 2015, 10:52 ET

Severe Winter Weather Threatens Georgia

 As severe winter weather threatens Georgia this week, Verizon Wireless urges residents to have their emergency communications plans in place....

Feb 20, 2015, 10:10 ET

RootMetrics® Studies Wireless Data Performance at Four Florida Airports: Verizon Network Scores Top Spots

 In reports of four major Florida airports released today by independent mobile analytics firm RootMetrics, Verizon Wireless has earned top...

Feb 12, 2015, 10:31 ET

Verizon Wireless Earns Top RootMetrics® Ranking For Overall Network Performance In Maryland

Verizon Wireless was the overwhelming network performance leader in the rankings of four national wireless providers in the United States in the...

Feb 12, 2015, 10:30 ET

Verizon Wireless Earns Top RootMetrics® Ranking For Overall Network Performance In Virginia

 Verizon Wireless was the overwhelming network performance leader in the rankings of four national wireless providers in the United States in...