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Dec 27, 2017, 11:25 ET Verizon, Qualcomm, and Ericsson collaborate to trial latest Massive MIMO advancements, on the path to 5G

Verizon, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated extended their technology innovation...


Dec 18, 2017, 09:30 ET "Dear Basketball," assembled by legendary team of creators, premieres on Verizon's go90

Verizon's go90 in partnership with Granity Studios and Believe Entertainment Group launched "Dear Basketball" today on go90 and across Verizon's...


Dec 14, 2017, 08:46 ET Verizon completes purchase of fiber network infrastructure in Chicago market

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today completed its $225 million purchase of fiber-optic network assets serving the Chicago market...


Dec 14, 2017, 07:00 ET Verizon announces final results of its private exchange offers / consent solicitations for 18 series of notes

Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced the final results, as of 11:59 p.m. (New York City time) on December 13,...


Dec 14, 2017, 07:00 ET Verizon announces final results of its tender offers / consent solicitations for 31 series of Verizon and certain of its subsidiaries' notes

Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced the final results, as of 11:59 p.m. (New York City time) on December 13,...


Dec 13, 2017, 08:00 ET Verizon: Technology Leadership and Innovation

2017 was a tremendous year for innovation and technology advancement on Verizon's network. We continued leading the industry in reliability, coverage ...


Dec 12, 2017, 18:09 ET Verizon offers data relief for customers impacted by Thomas Fire

Santa Barbara, we've got your back! For customers in parts of the county hardest hit by the Thomas Fire, Verizon Wireless is offering unlimited talk, ...


Dec 12, 2017, 08:00 ET Verizon Opens 5G Incubator in the Heart of NYC's 'Silicon Alley,' Announces Initial Participants

Verizon has opened a 5G-enabled Open Innovation lab in New York's Silicon Alley to work with startups and academics to unlock new use cases and...


Dec 11, 2017, 07:00 ET NFL and Verizon Announce Game-Changing Partnership to Distribute Unprecedented Mobile Access to Live NFL Games

The National Football League and Verizon announced today a multi-year partnership in which Verizon's portfolio of premium digital and mobile media...


Dec 07, 2017, 18:02 ET Verizon offers data relief for customers in areas impacted by Southern CA wildfires

We've got your back. For customers in Southern California areas hardest hit by the wildfires, Verizon Wireless is offering free unlimited talk, text...


Dec 07, 2017, 11:34 ET 12/7/17: Verizon declares quarterly dividend

The Board of Directors of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today declared a quarterly dividend of 59 cents per outstanding share,...


Dec 06, 2017, 11:30 ET Verizon network technology executive to speak at Barclays conference Dec. 7

Ed Chan, senior vice president - Network Infrastructure Planning for Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the Barclays...


Dec 06, 2017, 08:00 ET Astellas Pharma Chooses Verizon Secure Cloud Interconnect to Centralize Global Cloud Connectivity

Astellas Pharma Inc. selected Verizon Enterprise Solutions' Secure Cloud Interconnect solution to simply and securely connect to and manage its...


Dec 04, 2017, 04:00 ET Verizon CFO Matt Ellis to speak at UBS conference Dec. 5

Matt Ellis, executive vice president and chief financial officer for Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the UBS 45th...


Nov 30, 2017, 15:44 ET Verizon announces pricing terms of its tender offers / consent solicitations for 31 series of Verizon and certain of its subsidiaries' notes

Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced the pricing terms of its previously announced 31 separate offers, for its...


Nov 30, 2017, 08:30 ET Verizon Enterprise Solutions introduces Virtual Network Services - One: simplified pricing for hardware, software and management services

Verizon Enterprise Solutions announced today that enterprises of any size embracing network virtualization have a new option for achieving simpler,...


Nov 30, 2017, 07:00 ET Verizon announces extension of early participation date and early results of its tender offers / consent solicitations for 31 series of Verizon and certain of its subsidiaries' notes

Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced that the early participation date has been extended until 11:59 p.m. (New...


Nov 30, 2017, 07:00 ET Verizon announces extension of early participation date and early results of its private exchange offers / consent solicitations for 18 series of notes

Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced that the early participation date has been extended until 11:59 p.m. (New...


Nov 29, 2017, 15:09 ET Verizon to launch 5G residential broadband services in up to 5 markets in 2018

Leading the industry with the first commercial application of next-generation broadband services, Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ)...


Nov 21, 2017, 08:00 ET Thousands of High School Students Support Small Businesses with New Technology Solutions

As millions of Americans 'shop small' this November, high school students from across the country are offering local businesses more hands-on...


Nov 21, 2017, 07:00 ET Get up to 50% off Google Pixel 2, Samsung Galaxy S8, Moto Z2 Force, and more this Black Friday at Verizon

The biggest shopping day of the year is almost here and Verizon is offering the latest smartphones, tablets and smart home tech at a great value,...


Nov 20, 2017, 07:00 ET Verizon announces first ever Fios Black Friday offer

The holiday shopping season kicks off this coming weekend, and as always the latest gadgets, gaming consoles, 4K televisions and other devices will...


Nov 15, 2017, 21:44 ET Verizon announces tender offers / consent solicitations for 31 series of Verizon and certain of its subsidiaries' notes

Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced the commencement of 31 separate offers, for its own account and on behalf...


Nov 15, 2017, 21:44 ET Verizon announces private exchange offers / consent solicitations for 18 series of notes open to certain investors

Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced the commencement of offers to exchange (the "Exchange Offers"), on behalf...


Nov 15, 2017, 13:16 ET The Holiday Retail Index by Verizon Enterprise Solutions returns to offer digital commerce insights to retailers, distributors and other seasonal merry makers

The holiday shopping season is already heating up and the Holiday Retail Index by Verizon Enterprise Solutions is returning to offer consumer...