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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...

Feb 11, 2015, 11:43 ET

Verizon Wireless Expands, Enhances Network Throughout Central Texas

In 2014, Verizon Wireless enhanced its network across multiple markets in Central Texas, including the implementation of its newest technology...

Feb 10, 2015, 14:59 ET

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

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

Feb 10, 2015, 14:00 ET

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

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

Feb 10, 2015, 14:00 ET

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

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

Feb 10, 2015, 14:00 ET

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

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

Feb 10, 2015, 13:43 ET

Verizon Wireless Earns Top Rootmetrics® Ranking For Overall Network Performance In Missouri

 Verizon Wireless was the overwhelming network performance leader in the rankings of four national...

Feb 10, 2015, 12:22 ET

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

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

Feb 10, 2015, 12:13 ET

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

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

Feb 10, 2015, 12:09 ET

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

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

Feb 10, 2015, 08:30 ET

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

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

Feb 10, 2015, 08:15 ET

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

 Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, was the overwhelming network performance...

Feb 10, 2015, 08:00 ET

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

 Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, was the overwhelming network performance...

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...