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May 22, 2015, 14:49 ET

As 2015 Hurricane Season Begins, Alabama Residents Urged To Prepare Wireless Communication Plans

 Alabama is vulnerable to storms and hurricanes that form in the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico, and with hurricanes comes possible...

May 22, 2015, 08:00 ET

As 2015 Hurricane Season Begins, Georgia Residents Urged To Prepare Wireless Communication Plans

 Georgia is vulnerable to storms and hurricanes that form in the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico, and with hurricanes comes possible...

May 20, 2015, 12:53 ET
RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, released its eighth Houston RootScore(r) report and Verizon Wireless received the highest award for overall network performance in and around the fourth most populous city in the United States.

RootMetrics® Ranks Verizon Wireless Tops In Overall Performance For Houston

 RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, released its eighth Houston RootScore® report and Verizon Wireless...

May 13, 2015, 10:17 ET

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Fans Benefit from Verizon Network Innovations

 Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, announced today new network upgrades at the...

May 07, 2015, 13:43 ET

Verizon, INDYCAR, Indianapolis Motor Speedway Launch Indiana HopeLine Drive

Verizon, INDYCAR and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway today announced joint participation in a HopeLine drive throughout May to raise critical funds...

Apr 29, 2015, 11:17 ET

Verizon Wireless Increases Network Capacity For The NFL Draft, Provides Fans With High-Tech Virtual Reality Experience

To ensure an optimal customer experience at the 2015 NFL Draft, being hosted in Chicago for the first time in more than 50 years, and to prepare...

Apr 21, 2015, 13:08 ET

Verizon Wireless Celebrates 15th Anniversary

In 2015, Verizon Wireless, the largest wireless company in the United States, is celebrating its 15-year anniversary. With 108 million...

Apr 20, 2015, 13:19 ET

Derby Crowds to Benefit from Verizon Network Upgrades at Churchill Downs

Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, has beefed up its network at Churchill Downs with...

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...