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Verizon Communications, Inc.  
Verizon Communications, Inc.
VZLast: $29.55 ($+0.15)Volume: 13,569,876Last Trade: 8/5/2010 4:22:07 PM
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NYSE:VZ $29.55 ($+0.15 +0.5102%)
Industry: IT & Communication Sector: Communications
Open: 29.26 Previous Close: 29.40
Day's High: 29.76 Day's Low: 29.25
52-Week High: 46.24 52-Week Low: 33.30
 
Bid: 29.45 / 100 Ask: 29.54 / 1,000
Volume: 13,569,876 Outstanding: 0
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Verizon Communications, Inc. Profile
Verizon Communications is engaged in providing communications services. As of Dec 31 2006, Co. had two reportable segments: wireline and domestic wireless. Co.'s wireline business provides communications services, including voice, broadband video and data, Internet Protocol (IP) network services, network access, long distance and other services to consumers, carriers, business and government customers both domestically and globally. Co.'s wireline business also owns and operates IP networks. Co.'s domestic wireless business, which operates as Verizon Wireless, provides wireless voice and data products and services across the U.S.
 Verizon Communications, Inc. News & Press Releases

Verizon Offers Small-Business Stimulus Savings to Texas Entrepreneurs
IRVING, Texas , Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Controlling costs is a critical factor in small businesses' efforts to navigate the lean times and position themselves for growth as business picks up. Verizon is helping by offering new s... [more]

Verizon Offers Small-Business Stimulus Savings to California Entrepreneurs
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Controlling costs is a critical factor in small businesses' efforts to navigate the lean times and position themselves for growth as business picks up. Verizon is helping by offeri... [more]

Verizon Helps Firefighters, Evacuees Stay Connected With Free Wireless Services, Free Call Forwardin
KERNVILLE, Calif. , July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Firefighters in the field and evacuees at shelters in the Kern Valley are using Verizon's networks to stay connected during the Bull Fire, which has so far consumed more than 1... [more]

Verizon Statement on FCC's Report to Congress on Deployment of Advanced Telecommunications Services
WASHINGTON , July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday ( July 20 ) issued its latest periodic progress report required by Congress to assess whether advanced telecommunications servi... [more]

Meet Piolin at the Verizon Wireless Communications Store in Huntington Park, California
HUNTINGTON PARK, Calif. , July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO:   Technology-lovi... [more]

Verizon Business Placed in Leaders Quadrant of Analyst Firm's Magic Quadrant for Asia/Pacific Networ
SINGAPORE , July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading industry-analyst firm Gartner Inc. has placed Verizon Business in the Leaders quadrant among Asia-Pacific network services providers in Gartner's new report, "Magi... [more]

Four California Students Awarded Verizon Foundation Scholarships
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Paying for college just got easier for four California students. They are among 675 students nationwide who have received scholarships for the 2010-2011 academic year... [more]

Telefonica Chooses Verizon Global Wholesale for Domestic U.S. Wireless Service Delivery
NEW YORK , July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Telefonica, one of the world's largest telecommunications companies in terms of market capitalization, will support its multinational customer requirements for wireless service... [more]

Intelenet Chooses Verizon Business to Host Projects in the Cloud
MUMBAI, India , June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- When Intelenet Global Services needed a secure, high-capacity computing environment for a high-priority project, the company chose a cloud-based solution from Verizon Business.  The solut... [more]

Verizon Again Named to Black Enterprise Magazine's List of 40 Best Companies for Diversity
NEW YORK , June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fifth year, Black Enterprise magazine has named Verizon to the publication's list of 40 Best Companies for Diversity. The companies were selected based on their commitment... [more]

Verizon Financial Network Offers Direct Access to Fixnetix Trading and Data Services
NEW YORK , June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In the financial services industry, where time is literally money, the ability to receive instantaneous financial market information is critical to maintaining competitive advantage. Cu... [more]

Verizon EVP and CTO Dick Lynch Appointed to GSMA Board
LONDON , June 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The GSMA today announced that Dick Lynch , EVP and CTO of Verizon, a leading telecommunications operator in the U.S., has been appointed to the GSMA's Board. Lynch's appoin... [more]

Life Technologies Selects Verizon Business for Global Networking, IT Solution
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Life Technologies needed to consolidate its various regional communications networks and software platforms, and improve its application performance.  To accomplish this, the... [more]

Verizon Business Leads Industry as First Global SAP-Certified Provider of Cloud Services
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business announced on Tuesday ( June 15 ) that SAP AG has certified the company's cloud-based on-demand Computing as a Service, or CaaS, platform for the d... [more]

Sandvik IT Services Selects Verizon Business as Preferred Global Data Communications Provider
STOCKHOLM , June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandvik IT Services, the global IT supplier for the Sandvik Corporation, has chosen Verizon Business as the company's preferred global data communications provider. Under the terms of t... [more]

Powerful Documentary on Domestic Violence to Air This Week in 12 Cities
WASHINGTON , June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- "Telling Amy's Story," a powerful documentary on domestic violence, will air this week on public television stations in 12 cities. " Telling Amy's Story " chronicles the time leadin... [more]

Verizon Customers Get Free Summer Coverage When They Sign Up for Bundle of Verizon Internet Security
NEW YORK , June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The approach of summer vacations for most school children is an ideal time for families to conduct a critical checkup of their online security tools, and – with a new bundle offer – Verizon bro... [more]

West Virginia Public Service Commission Approves Frontier's Acquisition of Verizon's Local Wireline
CHARLESTON, W.Va. , May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The West Virginia Public Service Commission on Thursday ( May 13 ) approved, with conditions, the transaction under which Frontier Communications Corporation would... [more]

Verizon Business Introduces New Model for Cloud-Based Security
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business unveiled on Tuesday ( May 11 ) a new global, cloud-based security-as-a-service portfolio that offers enterprises the ability to quickly and easily add rob... [more]

Verizon Business Enhances European Network and Plans for Activation of Europe India Gateway Cable La
READING, England , May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business is enhancing its European network infrastructure to help meet data-growth demands of its enterprise customers and prepare for the activation of the Europe India... [more]

Verizon Business Unveils New Fixed Mobile Convergence Offering in Europe
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- As companies increasingly rely on mobile phones and other handheld devices to drive employee productivity both in and out of the office, the costs associated with operating these dev... [more]

Verizon Business Delivers Cloud-Based Solution for Quickly and Securely Connecting Mobile Workers to
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- An innovative, new cloud-based service from Verizon Business will help on-the-go workers quickly and securely access their corporate networks, while making it easier for IT managers... [more]

SC Magazine Names Verizon Business European Managed Security Services Provider of the Year
READING, England , May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Magazine has named Verizon Business Managed Security Services Provider of the Year, in recognition of the company's leadership and innovation within the security market. The ne... [more]

Independent Research Firm Recognizes Verizon Business as a Leader for European WAN Services
READING, England , May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business announced Thursday ( May 6 ) that Forrester Research Inc. has recognized Verizon Business as a leader in the European wide-area-network services market. <p... [more]

Verizon Business Helps Zodiac Marine & Pool Take the Plunge Into IP Communications
PARIS , May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Zodiac Marine & Pool has outsourced the delivery and management of a new, global, all-Internet-protocol communications infrastructure to Verizon Business.  This will enable the company to reali... [more]

Verizon to Hire 240 Customer Service and Operations Employees in West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W.Va. , April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon is planning to hire approximately 240 full-time employees in a variety of locations across the state to handle a wide range of sales, operations and customer support function... [more]

Verizon Business Enhances Infrastructure in Asia-Pacific to Deliver New Services In-Region
HONG KONG , April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business is strengthening its extensive Asia-Pacific network infrastructure by opening a second data center in Hong Kong .  The new facility will enha... [more]

New Verizon IT Consulting Services Target Gaps in Physical Security, a Factor in Data Breaches
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Although physical security is integral to IT security, it is often an afterthought, which leaves an organization vulnerable to security breaches.  Verizon Business is addressing th... [more]

New Consulting Services From Verizon Business Take the Guesswork Out of Data Center Planning and Dep
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Chief information officers building, consolidating or outsourcing data centers can now utilize a new suite of Verizon Business consulting services to help drive efficiency a... [more]

Verizon Says FCC Open Internet Proceeding Reveals Emerging Agreement on Key Goals
WASHINGTON , April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon told the Federal Communications Commission on Monday ( April 26 ) that the public record of comments and testimony amassed by the agency during its Open Internet regulato... [more]

Verizon Business Adds Riverbed Application Acceleration Technology, New Consulting Services to Boost
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Businesses worldwide will be able to more effectively share video, Web and other key business applications across multiple locations, with new application performance capabi... [more]

New Capabilities, Strategic Partnerships Position Verizon to Help Drive Better Business Outcomes for
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business during the first quarter continued to build on its managed IT and communications solutions leadership while expanding its array of professional consulting s... [more]

Verizon's Fiber-Optic-Powered FiOS Services Available to 26,000 Homes and Businesses on Los Angeles'
SANTA MONICA, Calif. , April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents on the Westside of Los Angeles who have considered upgrading to Verizon FiOS TV and FiOS Internet – the most powerful video entertainment and ultr... [more]

Verizon Transforms International Content-Delivery Model With Direct-Connection Option for Content Ow
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet the expected explosive growth in content consumption and generation, Verizon is expanding its successful Partner Port Program to content companies worldwide. C... [more]

Verizon Expands Specialized Financial Services Network to Europe
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial services firms in Europe can now benefit from a dedicated trading-business infrastructure, provided by Verizon, that is specifically designed to help... [more]

Spanish-Speaking Soccer Fans Can Audition to Be the Verizon Reportero for Univision and Cover the 20
NEW YORK , April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon and Univision Television Group are seeking one talented Spanish-speaking soccer enthusiast to become the official Reportero para Verizon and a member of Univision's sports team provid... [more]

Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission Approves Frontier's Acquisition of Verizon's Loca
OLYMPIA, Wash. , April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission on Friday ( April 16 ) announced its conditional approval of the transaction under which <i... [more]

Verizon Business Continues to Promote Open Standards for Retailers by Joining Leading Global Standar
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its push for open, interoperable IT standards throughout the retail industry, Verizon Business has joined GS1, a standards organization dedicated to the design and imple... [more]

Verizon Enhances On-Demand Cloud Computing Solution
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As more companies move to embrace cloud computing, Verizon Business is enriching its on-demand, global cloud computing solution – Verizon Computing as a Service , or CaaS.  The... [more]

Mitsui Partners With Verizon Business to Drive Business Transformation, Global Growth
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Under a new strategic agreement worth almost $100 million , Verizon Business is helping Mitsui build a new, fully managed global communications and IT platform to suppo... [more]

Market Research Firm Ranks Verizon Business as a 'Leader' in the Global Telecommunications Market
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Analyst firm IDC has named Verizon Business a leading provider of communications services for multinational corporations, citing the strength of the company's solutions and security... [more]

Tech Forum on April 5 to Highlight Importance of Massachusetts IT Industry, Opportunities for Dramat
FRANKLIN, Mass. , April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- State government officials and information technology executives will participate Monday ( April 5 ) in a public forum that seeks to determine how the information tech... [more]

To Support National Safe Digging Month, Verizon Promotes Use of 811, the National Call-Before-You-Di
NEW YORK , April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Verizon joins the Common Ground Alliance and its 1,400 members across the U.S. to recognize April as National Safe Digging Month. The month is dedicated to bri... [more]

Verizon's Fiber-Optic-Powered FiOS Services Available to More Than 144,000 Homes and Small Businesse
LONG BEACH, Calif. , March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents of Long Beach and neighboring cities who have considered upgrading to Verizon FiOS TV and FiOS Internet – the most powerful video entertainment and... [more]

Congress Must Update Law to Match Vision of FCC's National Broadband Plan
WASHINGTON , March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Congress must update Internet law to match the forward-looking vision of the Federal Communications Commission's National Broadband Plan and to settle jurisdictional issues that hamper prog... [more]

New IT Consulting Service From Verizon Business Helps Enterprises Better Manage and Protect Their IT
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprises will be able to pinpoint information technology performance and security issues, identify cost savings and better plan for future growth by using a... [more]

Lights, Camera, Collaborate! Verizon Business Helps Organizations Sharpen their Focus With Managed C
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. and ORLANDO, Fla. , March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- As organizations worldwide turn to advanced collaboration tools to boost productivity and save time, Verizon Business is teaming with Cisco to delive... [more]

Verizon Advances Collaboration With Microsoft to Unleash the Power of Unified Communications
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Businesses employing Microsoft unified communications software for voice calling, conferencing, instant messaging and user availability can now combine these capabilities with the... [more]

Leading Analyst Firm Positions Verizon Business in Leaders Quadrant of Magic Quadrant for Pan-Europe
READING, England , March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading industry analyst firm Gartner Inc. has placed Verizon Business in the Leaders quadrant among pan-European network services providers in Gartner's updated report, " Magic Quadr... [more]

Verizon Business Positioned as a Leader in Global Network Service Provider Magic Quadrant
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry analyst firm Gartner Inc. has positioned Verizon Business in the Leaders Quadrant in a new report, "Magic Quadrant for Global Network Service Providers." (1)   "... [more]

Verizon Statement on FCC's National Broadband Plan
WASHINGTON , March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is scheduled to deliver the National Broadband Plan to Congress Tuesday ( March 16 ).  The chairman release... [more]

Verizon Business Achieves Advanced Data Center Network Infrastructure Specialization From Cisco for
READING, England , March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business announced Thursday ( March 11 ) that it has achieved the Advanced Data Center Networking Infrastructure (DCNI) Specialization from Cisc... [more]

Verizon Business Networking Solution Helps iYogi Deliver Superior Global Technical Support
MUMBAI, India , March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Technical support services provider iYogi, which has more than 100,000 consumer and small-business customers around the world, has chosen an advanced technology platform from Verizon Bus... [more]

Verizon Responds to State Administrative Law Judge's Recommendation on Frontier Transaction
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. , March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- An administrative law judge with the Illinois Commerce Commission on Tuesday ( March 9 ) issued a proposed order opposing the transaction under which <... [more]

Adam Ostrow of Blog Site 'Mashable' Is Joined By Special Guest on Verizon's Next Free Small-Business
NEW YORK , March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Mashable Editor-in-Chief Adam Ostrow is featured on the next Verizon small-business webinar on March 10 at the Verizon Small Business Center .... [more]

Verizon's Commitment to Corporate Responsibility Recognized by Corporate Responsibility Magazine
NEW YORK , March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Corporate Responsibility magazine has named Verizon to the publication's 100 Best Corporate Citizens List, for the third consecutive year. Verizon is No. 27 on the 11th annual Best Corp... [more]

Verizon Waives Charges for All Residential Long-Distance and Verizon Wireless Calls From U.S. to Chi
NEW YORK , Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Responding to the devastating earthquake in Chile , Verizon will waive all long-distance usage charges for calls from its residential landline and Verizon Wireless phones to... [more]

Showtime(R) Introduces First HD Interactive TV Experience; Verizon FiOS TV Customers First to Get Sh
NEW YORK , Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Showtime Networks and Verizon announced today the launch of the first nationwide, high-definition interactive television application (iTV) using EBIF (Enhanced TV Binary Interchange Format), w... [more]

For Sixth Consecutive Year, Women's Business Enterprise National Council Names Verizon as a Top Amer
NEW YORK , Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- For the sixth consecutive year, Verizon has been named one of the top American corporations for women's business enterprises by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council . Th... [more]

In Support of the 'Let's Move' Campaign to Fight Childhood Obesity, Verizon Thinkfinity Providing Fr
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of first lady Michelle Obama 's Let's Move campaign to battle childhood obesity , Verizon Thinkfinity has launched a new feature highlighting fr... [more]

New Jersey Nonprofits Received Nearly $3 Million in 2009 From the Verizon Foundation to Support Educ
NEWARK, N.J. , Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 1,200 nonprofit groups in New Jersey received nearly $3 million from the Verizon Foundation in 2009, enabling recipient organizations to improve l... [more]

Verizon Business to Provide Global IP for Eurofins Scientific
PARIS , Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business will provide a secure private IP network for Eurofins Scientific, a global leader in bio-analysis. Under a three-year extension of an existing relationship, Verizon Business... [more]

Lesley University Receives $75,000 More From Verizon Foundation to Improve Student Achievement
BOSTON , Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Verizon Foundation has awarded $75,000 to Lesley University to continue its collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.  The collaborat... [more]

RINET Receives $25,000 From Verizon Foundation to Improve Student Achievement
PROVIDENCE, R.I. , Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Verizon Foundation has awarded $25,000 to the Rhode Island Network for Educational Technology (RINET) to continue its collaboration with the Rhode Island Department of... [more]

Verizon's Employee Training Programs Ranked Among the Top Four in the U.S.
NEW YORK , Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon is ranked No. 4 on Training magazine 's latest Top 125 list of companies that have the best training programs for their employees. This marks the 9th consecutive year that Verizon h... [more]

Free Educational Resources, Podcasts and Student Activities Bring Black History Month to Life at Ver
NEW YORK , Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for Black History Month, Verizon Thinkfinity ( www.thinkfinity.org ) has added a new feature highlighting free lesson plans , teacher resources and student activities to bri... [more]

Verizon Increases Capacity, Adds Network Diversity With New Trans-Pacific Express Submarine Cable La
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business enterprise customers can take advantage of increased network capacity and additional diversity for their IP, data and voice communications needs, with the co... [more]

Verizon Integrates International and U.S. Wholesale Teams, Creating a Single Global Service Provider
NEW YORK , Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon's wholesale operations begin 2010 with a new, unified global approach to supporting carrier customers, linking the operations of the company's former U.S. wholesale unit and its intern... [more]

Verizon Small Business Center Presents Free Webinar on Jan. 27: How Can You Secure Credit for Your S
NEW YORK , Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The Verizon Small Business Center is offering its second free webinar of 2010, focusing on topics of interest to small businesses. The upcoming seminar, to be held on Jan. 27... [more]

California Schools and Nonprofits Received More Than 4,000 Books Through Verizon's Season's Readings
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 30 schools and nonprofit organizations throughout California are receiving free children's books donated during Verizon Foundation's recent Season's Reading... [more]

Verizon Waiving Prepaid Long-Distance Phone Card Charges for All Calls From U.S. to Haiti Through Fe
NEW YORK , Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- To further extend its support of Haiti following the recent devastating earthquake, Verizon will waive all Verizon Prepaid Phone Card charges for all long-distance calls placed fr... [more]

Los Angeles County American Red Cross Receives $10,000 From Verizon to Aid Storm Victims
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon is stepping up with $10,000 to assist Southern Californians who have evacuated their homes because of the recent storms that have caused floods and mudslides... [more]

Verizon Wireless Activated 18 Cell Sites in Adirondacks Area in 2009
ALBANY, N.Y. , Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today that it activated 18 new cell sites in the Adirondacks Region in 2009. This brings the company's total number of cell sites in the Adiro... [more]

Haiti-Relief Contributions From Verizon Foundation and Company Employees Top $600,000
NEW YORK , Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Verizon Foundation and Verizon employees have pledged more than $600,000 in donations to support earthquake-relief efforts in Haiti .  In addition, Ver... [more]

Verizon Schedules Webcast to Discuss Wireless Strategies
NEW YORK , Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ) executives will discuss wireless strategies to drive continued growth on a webcast beginning at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time on Friday, Jan.... [more]

FrieslandCampina Selects Verizon Business for Global Wide Area Network Transformation
AMSTERDAM , Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- FrieslandCampina, one of the world's leading dairy cooperatives, has chosen Verizon Business to provide an Internet-protocol-based wide area network enabling the organization to maximiz... [more]

Verizon Wireless Expands 3G Network Coverage Along the Northway and in Clinton County
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today that it has activated the 6th of 13 planned sites that will eventually close a more-than-50-mile coverage gap along Interstate 87 –... [more]

Verizon's $17 Billion Network Investment in 2009 Pays Off
NEW YORK , Dec. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon continued to go the distance in 2009 with its secure, reliable global network, which is the essential foundation for the company's award-winning wireline and wireless products and serv... [more]

SITEBA Chooses Verizon Business to Support Security Compliance
MILAN, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- SITEBA (Sistemi Telematici Bancari S.p.A.), a leading Italian payment-service provider, has chosen Verizon Business to help ensure that the company's electronic pay... [more]

Verizon Business, Akamai Strengthen Official Web Site for Global Fans of Hong Kong 2009 East Asian G
500 Internal Server Error Internal Server Error The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to complete your request.<... [more]

Verizon Business Issues 2009 Supplemental Data Breach Report Profiling 15 Most Common Attacks
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest in the Data Breach Investigations Report series by Verizon Business security experts provides enterprises with an unprecedented look at the 15 most... [more]

Verizon Business Helps Enterprises Harness the Power of the 'Cloud'
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloud computing is transforming how IT resources are delivered. For today's enterprises, it is not a question of if they will adopt "cloud," or Internet-base... [more]

TV Choice and Competition Near for Residents of Bedford, N.Y.
NEW YORK, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents of the Town of Bedford in Westchester County are a major step closer to having a real choice for their cable television service, thanks to a newly approved ag... [more]

AMF Bowling Centers and Verizon Business Strike Deal for Integrated Networking Solution
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- AMF Bowling Centers Inc. faced a challenge -- how best to improve customer experience and position itself for growth by tapping the power of leading-edge informa... [more]

Verizon Business Identifies Top Technology Trends That Will Support Business Expansion as Economy Re
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- As companies around the globe position themselves for economic recovery, Verizon Business has identified 10 business technology trends that will help companies... [more]

Verizon Takes Top MEF Service Awards
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon has received top MEF (Metro Ethernet Forum) awards around the world for its leadership and innovation in developing and delivering Carrier Ethe... [more]

Verizon Business Cited as a Managed Global MPLS Services Leader by Independent Analyst Firm
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Forrester Research has named Verizon Business a leader in delivering global managed multiprotocol switching label services in the independent analys... [more]

Verizon Business Takes Virtual Private LAN Service Global
NEW YORK, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprises around the world now can seamlessly and cost-effectively transform their Ethernet local area networks into wide area networks, with Verizon Business' global... [more]

Leading Handset Manufacturers to Support the Joint Innovation Lab (JIL) Initiative
ROTTERDAM, Netherlands , October 21 /PRNewswire/ -- - LG, RIM, Samsung and Sharp Agree to Support the Joint Innovation Lab Widget Specification Enabling Development of Compell... [more]

Verizon Business Circles Globe With Optical Mesh Network; Begins Extension to Middle East
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Now that Verizon Business has circled the globe with optical undersea meshing, the company is extending this technology to the Middle East. <p... [more]

Verizon Business Unveils Cloud-Based Application-Monitoring Tools
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- In an economic environment where demands are high and margins often thin, problems with critical business applications can quickly... [more]

Meetings Around the World II Study Sees Advanced Collaboration Tools Changing the Way We Work
NEW YORK, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- As organizations increasingly arm a global workforce with more sophisticated technology tools, their employees are changing the way they get their jobs done... [more]

Study, Sponsored by Verizon and Cisco, First to Quantify Improved Performance From Advanced Collabor
NEW YORK, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizations around the world that deploy the most advanced Internet-protocol-based collaboration technologies achieve more than twice the return on their collabor... [more]

Ten-Digit Dialing to Begin in Northern Wisconsin's 715 Area Code
WAUSAU, Wis., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Callers in Northern Wisconsin should soon begin dialing the area code plus the seven-digit number for all local telephone calls, to prepare for... [more]

Leading Analyst Firm Rates Verizon Business as 'Strong Positive' in Managed Security Services Market
SYDNEY and READING, England, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ --Verizon Business has received a "Strong Positive" rating from Gartner Inc. in the analyst firm's two reports that focus on the Asia... [more]

Verizon Announces Restructuring Focused on Growth Acceleration and Productivity Enhancement
NEW YORK, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ) is restructuring to better align the company's product and services operations with the markets they serve. In announc... [more]

Verizon Business Wins Metro Ethernet Forum European Service Innovation Award
BERLIN, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business is the winner of the Metro Ethernet Forum's 2009 European Carrier Ethernet Service Provider of the Year Award for Service Innovation. Verizon Business... [more]

Verizon FiOS TV to Add NBA LEAGUE PASS and NBA TV
NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon has entered into a multiyear agreement with NBA Digital to add NBA LEAGUE PASS and NBA TV to the FiOS TV</sp... [more]

New Tele-Health Care Project to Provide Dental Care to Underserved Communities in California
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- More than four hundred foster-care students within the Twin Rivers Unified School District will be able to receive free dental care thanks to a new telemedic... [more]

Virgin Blue Group Entrusts Core Business Application Monitoring to Verizon Business
SYDNEY, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Virgin Blue Group, a leading Australian airline operator, has selected Verizon Business to remotely manage the airline's core business applications.... [more]

Verizon Business Global Mesh Network Investment Pays Big Dividends for Enterprise Customers During M
HONG KONG, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- When 10 submarine cable systems in the Asia-Pacific region were damaged in more than 20 locations as the result of Typhoon Morakot and earthquakes off the coa... [more]

Pittsburgh Residents Major Step Closer to Cable TV Choice
PITTSBURGH, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pittsburgh City Council on Tuesday (Sept. 15) unanimously approved legislation authorizing Verizon Pennsylvania to offer its all-fiber-optic FiOS TV service to ci... [more]

New Jersey High School Football Kicks Off on Verizon FiOS1 With Live Broadcast of Mendham vs. West M
NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Hometown football comes to North Jersey Friday (Sept. 11) when Verizon FiOS1 and the Star-Ledger begin co-producing high schoo... [more]

LeasePlan Selects Verizon Business to Provide all of the Company's Global Communications Services
AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- LeasePlan Corporation N.V., a global leader in fleet and vehicle management, has selected Verizon Business to provide all of the company's global comm... [more]

Verizon Joins Forces with Quickcomm to Deliver Managed Mobility Solutions
Quickcomm Software Solutions , a leading global provider of telecom expense management (TEM) solutions for large multinational corporations, today announced i... [more]

Verizon Business Helps European Companies Maximize the Potential of their IP Networks
PARIS, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- More businesses can now maximize the potential of their IP-enabled communications, thanks to Verizon Business. The company's award-winning Burstable Enterprise Shared Trun... [more]

Verizon Adds Free Service Restoral to Relief Efforts for Southern California Wildfires
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon has expanded wildfire relief efforts to include free service restoral for customers who have lost their home in the fires, which have bu... [more]

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THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Firefighters in the field and evacuees at shelters in Los Angeles County are relying on Verizon's networks to stay connected during the current wildfires t... [more]

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FRANKFURT, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Deutsche Telekom AG has entrusted Verizon Business to help ensure that T-Pay, Deutsche Telekom's online-payment system, achieves compliance with the international paym... [more]

Verizon Business Enhances Security Picture for Nikon's Global Network
TOKYO, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Nikon Corporation, one of Japan's leading manufacturers of optical imaging and processing equipment, has selected Verizon Business to provide new monitoring and sec... [more]

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"Nationwide Plus Mexico " Calling Plan Offers Real Value: No Long Distance Charges Plus the Freedom to Call from Mexico with No Roaming Charges... [more]

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New Cell Site Means Clearer Reception, Fewer Dropped Calls ROSEVILLE, Ohio , May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest customer... [more]

More Than 1 Million Households in California Now Have Access to Verizon's All-Fiber-Optic FiOS TV Se
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Newly Launched Suite of Managed Services Offers Enterprises Around the Globe Quick Access to Data on the Desktop and in the Data Center BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , April 29</span... [more]

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New Cell Site Means Clearer Reception, Fewer Dropped Calls UNIONVILLE, Pa. , April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest... [more]

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Participants Explore Journalism, Mass Communications Careers LOS ANGELES , April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Urban Media Foundation (UMF) has received a $24,... [more]

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New Cell Site Means Clearer Reception, Fewer Dropped Calls MCGUFFEY, Ohio , April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest custome... [more]

Phone Recycling Is Easy on Earth Day and Year-Round With the Verizon Wireless HopeLine Program
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. , April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Californians can help preserve the Earth's resources and support victims of domestic violence this Earth Day - a... [more]

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Financial Industry Accounts for 93 Percent of 285 Million Compromised Records; Most Breaches Avoidable if Proper Precautions Taken BASKING RIDGE, N.J.... [more]

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New Cell Sites Mean Clearer Reception, Fewer Dropped Calls WOLF LAKE, Ill. , April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest... [more]

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Recovery Act Presents 'Unprecedented Opportunity' WASHINGTON , April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The $7 billion -plus broadband stimulus program contained in the... [more]

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New Cell Site Means Clearer Reception, Fewer Dropped Calls WINDSOR, Ill. , April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest customer loyalt... [more]

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New Cell Site Means Clearer Reception, Fewer Dropped Calls AMBOY, Ill. , April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest customer loyalty,... [more]

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Investment increases consumer value as demand grows for calls, email, text, web, video and music IRVINE, Calif. , March 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Rivers... [more]

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Investing to Stay Ahead of Growing Demand for Wireless Calling, Data Access, and Music MILLVILLE, N.J. , March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide t... [more]

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Sacramento Asian Pacific Chamber of Commerce Honors Verizon for its Commitment to Supplier Diversity
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Verizon Wireless Network Up and Running Across Ohio
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Verizon Adds 16 New Channels to FiOS TV Lineup for Seattle Area Customers
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Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in Ramona, California
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Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in Simi Valley, California
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Verizon Donates $50,000 to Aid Washington Flood Victims
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Verizon Wireless Opens its First Store in Newark
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U.S. Conference of Mayors Applauds Verizon for Supporting Expansion of Innovative After-School Progr
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Verizon Business Enhances Performance and Reliability on Global Network by Deploying Mesh Expansion
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Verizon Business Further Expands Global Private IP Footprint
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Polaris Software Streamlines Global Network With Verizon Business
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Verizon FiOS TV Will Provide all Subscribers Free Access to HBO's Exclusive Obama Inauguration Celeb
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Verizon Business Listed in Industry Analyst Firm's Leaders Quadrant for Pan-European Network Service
Assessment Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute READING, England , Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading industry analyst firm Gartner Inc. ha... [more]

Verizon Wireless Selects Microsoft for Mobile Search and Advertising
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Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in Sacramento County
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Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in Kern County
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Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in Stanislaus County
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Wireless users in yet another Northern California location are now experiencing expanded voice and data coverage thanks to th... [more]

Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in San Luis Obispo County
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Wireless users in yet another Northern California location are now experiencing expanded voice and data coverage thanks to th... [more]

Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in Sonoma County
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Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in Contra Costa County
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Verizon Wireless Installs New Digital New Cell Site near I-4 Corridor in Central Florida
Verizon Wireless has installed a new digital cell site in Polk County to enhance service to residents and businesses in Davenport and along the busy Interstate 4... [more]

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LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for residents and visitors in Anne Arundel County , Verizon Wireless has ex... [more]

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Summers County, WV Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for residents and visitors in Summers County, WV , Verizon Wireless has exp... [more]

Louisa County, VA Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for residents and visitors in Louisa County, VA , Verizon Wireless has expa... [more]

Prince Edward County, VA Residents To Benefit From Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for residents and visitors in Prince Edward County, VA , Verizon Wireless h... [more]

Frederick County, MD Residents to Benefit From Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for residents and visitors in and around Frederick County, MD , Verizon Wir... [more]

Germantown, MD Residents to Benefit From Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for residents and visitors in Germantown, MD , Verizon Wireless has expande... [more]

Lancaster County, VA Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
Investing to Stay Ahead of Growing Demand for Wireless Calling, Data Access and Music LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless ser... [more]

Loudoun County, VA Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for residents and visitors in Loudoun County, VA , Verizon Wireless has exp... [more]

Prince George County, VA Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
Investing to Stay Ahead of Growing Demand for Wireless Calling, Data Access and Music LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless ser... [more]

Queen Anne's County, MD Residents to Benefit From Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
Investing to Stay Ahead of Growing Demand for Wireless Calling, Data Access and Music LAUREL, Md. , Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide... [more]

Verizon Urges West Virginians to Resolve to Dial 10 Digits for Local Calls in New Year
Fax Machines, Computer Modems, Burglar Alarms Must Be Programmed by End of February to Dial Area Code First CHARLESTON, W.Va. , Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- West Virginia... [more]

Happy New Year for Chester, Pa., Consumers: Verizon's FiOS TV Now Available to More Than 3,600 House
Verizon Offers Innovative, Superior Choice for TV Service, Delivered Over the Nation's Most Advanced All-Fiber-Optic Network Straight to Consumers' Homes CHESTER, Pa. , De... [more]

Carry Cheer Into The New Year By Recycling Your Old Wireless Phone
Verizon Wireless' HopeLine Program Turns Donated Phones Into Support For Victims of Domestic Violence BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Dec. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers who unwrapped... [more]

Court Awards Verizon Largest-Ever Judgment In a Cybersquatting Case
Northern California Company Ordered to Pay More Than $33 Million BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Dec. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In the largest cybersquatting judgment e... [more]

Lexington, Woburn, and Wilmington, Massachusetts Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network
Investing to Stay Ahead of Growing Demand for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access LEXINGTON, Mass. , Dec. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to pr... [more]

Hot-selling BlackBerry Storm Back in Stock in Select Verizon Wireless Stores Friday - First Time Sin
IRVINE, Calif. , Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's first touch screen BlackBerry smart phone returns to select Verizon Wireless stores Friday in Washington , Oregon<... [more]

Jingle Through the Season With Holiday Music Playlists and Jukeboxes From Verizon Wireless
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. , Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has the perfect presents for customers looking to get into the spirit of the season with a wide variety of holiday music... [more]

Hot-Selling BlackBerry Storm Back in Stock in Select Stores Friday - First Time Since November 21st
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. , Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's first touch screen BlackBerry(R) smartphone returns to select Verizon Wireless stores Friday in Northern California</spa... [more]

Thinkfinity.org Provides Parents and Teachers With Free Holiday-Themed Educational Resources and Act
NEW YORK , Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether you're a teacher seeking tips to create a party reminiscent of the Christmas celebration in Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," a parent interest... [more]

Verizon Adds New HD Channels to FiOS TV Lineup for Portland Area Customers
Verizon Beats Cable With 102 HD Channels for FiOS TV Customers BEAVERTON, Ore. , Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon FiOS TV is now even better for customers in the <spa... [more]

Verizon Tops Industry in Survey of Companies Most Trusted to Protect Customer Privacy
Consumers Rank Verizon Among the Most Trusted Companies for Privacy NEW YORK , Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon, which supports tens of millions of cust... [more]

Verizon and Intercasting to Present at the Social Media Conference in Miami on January 22-23, 2009
New York, N.Y. / Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces that Ms. Jennifer Byrne, Director, Business Development at Verizon Communications Inc ( VZ ), and Mr. Shawn Conahan, founder and CEO of Intercasting Corp., a leading mobile social networking c... [more]

Verizon Wireless Has Wireless Ideas for Every Holiday Shopping Budget
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. , Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- From music and multimedia to the latest in touch screens and global phones, Verizon Wireless has the phones and accessories that are su... [more]

Verizon Wireless has Wireless Ideas for Every Holiday Shopping Budget
IRVINE, Calif. , Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- From music and multimedia to the latest in touch screens and global phones, Verizon Wireless has the phones and accessories that are sure to... [more]

North Smithfield and Woonsocket, Rhode Island Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network Exp
Investing to Stay Ahead of Growing Demand for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing... [more]

Monext Chooses Verizon Business Security Solutions to Support Delivery of Industry-Compliant Bank-Pa
Verizon Business' Professional Services Will Enable Certification of Monext's Processing System PARIS , Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Monext France (formerly Experi... [more]

Give the Gift of Hope This Holiday Season by Recycling a No-Longer-Used Wireless Phone
Verizon Wireless' HopeLine Phone Recycling and Reuse Program Benefits Domestic Violence Victims Around the Country BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In th... [more]

Verizon Business to Drive Global IP Network for Daimler AG
Managed Solutions Ensure Fast, Secure Exchange of Critical Information READING, England , Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business will provide and manage a secure g... [more]

HTC Touch Pro Available on Nation's Most Reliable Network
HTC's Powerful, Sleek Phone Brings Work and Pleasure Together for Verizon Wireless Customers BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , and BELLEVUE, Wash. , Nov. 24 /PRNewswire... [more]

Customers Across the Country Line up as BlackBerry Storm Blows Into Verizon Wireless Communications
IRVINE, Calif. , Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of customers lined up outside Verizon Wireless Communications Stores before the sun came up today, some braving chilly morning temperat... [more]

Customers in Northern California Line up as BlackBerry Storm Blows Into Verizon Wireless Communicati
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. , Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of customers lined up outside Verizon Wireless Communications Stores before the sun came up today, some braving chilly morning te... [more]

Personal Cell Phone Account of President-Elect Obama Accessed by Unauthorized Employees
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless President and CEO Lowell McAdam made the following statement today: "This week we learned that a number... [more]

Two Young Dancers Win Verizon's Bollypop Dance Competition and Get Their Big Break: Dancing in a Bol
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Camas, Wash., Awards Video Franchise to Verizon
Vote Paves the Way for Innovative, Competitive Choice for TV Service, Delivered Over the Nation's Most Advanced, All-Fiber-Optic Network Straight to Consumers' Homes EVERETT, Wash.</sp... [more]

Verizon Employee Volunteers Revamp AbilityFirst Long Beach Center
Renovation Includes Installation of Donated State-of-the-Art Fiber-Optic FiOS TV and Internet Service LONG BEACH, Calif. , Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The AbilityFirst L... [more]

Verizon Keeps Southern California Wildfire Evacuees Connected With Free Call-Forwarding
Company Offers Service to Customers Affected by Tea Fire THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon customers who have evacuated or lost th... [more]

Verizon Wireless Network Ready to Serve as Santa Barbara County Battles Tea Fire
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. , Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Tea Fire blazes threaten communities in Santa Barbara County , Verizon Wireless' network is ready to deliver reliable... [more]

Wireless Phone Users in South St. Louis County, Missouri, Now Experience Even Clearer Reception and
ST. LOUIS , Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the only major carrier with a 30-day network test-drive pledge that pays for calls if a customer isn't satisfied and switches to an... [more]

Wireless Phone Users in Missouri's Perry County Now Experience Even Clearer Reception and Fewer Drop
PERRYVILLE, Mo. , Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the only major carrier with a 30-day network test-drive pledge that pays for calls if a customer isn't satisfied and switches... [more]

Cell Phone Use Surges During Phillies Victory Parade
Verizon Wireless Reports Significant Increase in Calling and Text Messaging TREVOSE, Pa. , Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless customers attending the Philadelph... [more]

Verizon Advises West Virginians to 'Fall Back' and Dial 10 This Sunday
Fax Machines, Computer Modems, Burglar Alarms Must Be Programmed to Dial Area Code First by End of February 2009 CHARLESTON, W.Va. , Oct. 31 /PRNews... [more]

Verizon Wireless Launches High-Speed Wireless Broadband Network Throughout Athens, Vinton, Jackson a
ATHENS, Ohio , Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today that it has expanded the national rollout of its 3G high-speed wireless network to portions of Athens</span... [more]

Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in Riverside County
Verizon Wireless adds four new 3G cell sites to stay ahead of growth IRVINE, Calif. , Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Wireless users in more <sp... [more]

Demand Climbs for Wireless Voice, Multimedia and Internet Access in San Bernardino County
IRVINE, Calif. , Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Wireless users in more San Bernardino County locations are now experiencing expanded voice and data coverage thanks to the addition... [more]

Verizon Communications Executive Urging FCC Action on Intercarrier Compensation and Universal Servic
WASHINGTON , Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- A Verizon Communications senior executive is calling on the Federal Communications Commission to "facilitate the transition to the broadba... [more]

Verizon Wireless' 'COLT' Steps Up to the Plate at Citizens Bank Park
PHILADELPHIA , Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- In anticipation of a surge of wireless calls by thousands of baseball fans during the championship series, Verizon Wireless has beefed up its loca... [more]

Holy COW...!
Verizon Wireless technicians have deployed a high-tech cell on wheels (COW) at Tropicana Field to ensure championship-caliber wireless service for the thousands o... [more]

Wireless Phone Users in Upper Arlington and San Margherita, Ohio, Now Experience Even Clearer Recept
UPPER ARLINGTON, Ohio , Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest customer loyalty, has activated a new cell site in Upper Arlington t... [more]

Metro Ethernet Forum Recognizes Verizon Business' European Carrier Ethernet Leadership
Company Receives 'Best in Business' Accolade for Innovation and Creativity in Carrier Ethernet Implementation READING, England , Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- V... [more]

Nonprofit Agencies Use Technology to Help Victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Verizon Foundation Donates $130,000 to Service Providers to Improve Services Across Massachusetts MEDFORD, Mass. , Oct. 16</... [more]

Verizon Business Expands Presence in India
Investments in Infrastructure, Capabilities and Expertise Support Delivery of Advanced Communications Services to India-Based Multinational Companies BASKING RIDGE, N.J. and <sp... [more]

Wireless Phone Users in Gaines, Michigan, Now Experience Even Clearer Reception and Fewer Dropped Ca
GAINES, Mich. , Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has activated a new cell site in Gaines that expands network coverage in the community, enabling more customers to... [more]

Verizon Business Achieves Multinational Certification From Cisco
Company Designated as a Key Partner in the Delivery of Integrated Communications Solutions for the European Market READING, England , Oct. 13 <b... [more]

Verizon Wireless Keeps Chicago Marathon Running
CHICAGO , Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the official wireless sponsor of the 2008 Bank of America Chicago Marathon, announced today that the company will provide its Field F... [more]

Verizon Wireless 'COLT' Steps Up to the Plate at Citizens Bank Park
PHILADELPHIA , Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- In anticipation of a surge of wireless calls by thousands of baseball fans during the National League Championship Series, Verizon Wireless has be... [more]

Wireless Phone Users in Livonia and Farmington Hills, Michigan, Now Experience Even Clearer Receptio
LIVONIA, Mich. , Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has activated a new cell site in Livonia that expands network coverage, enabling more customers to use their wirel... [more]

Verizon and i-SAFE Partner for Second Cyber Safety Week in Colorado
Online Safety Education Events for Students, Teachers, Parents and Law Enforcement Follow April Initiative DENVER , Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon and i-SAFE, th... [more]

Hockey Fans at Joe Louis Arena Now Experience Even Clearer Reception and Fewer Dropped Calls With Ve
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. , Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has enhanced its coverage in Joe Louis Arena by installing new equipment in the building that significantly impr... [more]

Verizon Wireless Scores Highest in Latest J.D. Power and Associates Customer Satisfaction Study in N
WILMINGTON, Mass. , Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the leader in customer loyalty among wireless carriers, ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the Northeast, which incl... [more]

Verizon Wireless Scores Highest in Latest J.D. Power and Associates Customer Satisfaction Study in M
PHILADELPHIA , Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the leader in customer loyalty among wireless carriers, ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the Mid-Atlantic region -- whi... [more]

Verizon Business Data-Breach Report Examines Industry-Specific Challenges
Supplemental Analysis From Four-Year, Landmark Study Finds Need for Tailored Strategies BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprises should assess their... [more]

Buhler Chooses Swisscom and Verizon Business Alliance to Deliver Seamless Local-to-Global Communicat
Combined Capabilities Deliver a Winning Formula ZURICH, Switzerland , Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss-based Buhler, a global leader in food and chemical processing tech... [more]

Verizon Wins Telephony Magazine Innovation Award for Aggressively Deploying GPON, Most Powerful Fibe
GPON Deployment in Nearly 200 Switching Centers in 12 States, to Serve 3.3 Million Customers, Earns Company Citation for 'Broader Vision of the Next-Generation Access Network' NEW YORK... [more]

Verizon Business Enhances Global Communications for Swedish Match
Managed Verizon Private IP Supports Worldwide Business Growth STOCKHOLM, Sweden , Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Swedish Match, a global group with a broad offering of ma... [more]

Wireless Phone Users in Louisville Metro Now Experience Even Clearer Reception and Fewer Dropped Cal
LOUISVILLE, Ky. , Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has activated two new cell sites in Louisville Metro that expand network coverage, enabling more customers to us... [more]

Verizon Wireless Communications Stores Open and Network Operating at 100 Percent
HOUSTON , Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless today announced that all of its 40 Verizon Wireless Communications Stores in the Houston area, affected by the impact of... [more]

Verizon Wireless Supports Cell Tax Fairness Effort for Wireless Consumers
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- At a Congressional hearing called today by U.S. Rep. Linda Sanchez , Chair of the House Subcommittee on Commercial and Admi... [more]

Melexis Chooses Managed IP Network from Verizon Business to Enhance Global Communications Capabiliti
READING, England , Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Melexis, a Belgium -based semiconductor supplier for the automotive industry, has chosen a fully managed IP network from Verizon... [more]

Verizon Business First to Offer Multinational Customers Additional Capacity, Diversity and Improved
Highly Advanced Submarine Cable System Delivers Seven-Way Mesh Diversity and Fastest Direct Connections from U.S. to China, South Korea and Taiwan BASKING RIDGE, N.J... [more]

Verizon Wireless Network Performs Strong in Wake of Hurricane Ike
HOUSTON , Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless today announced network results indicating an 86.9 percent successful call rate for calls attempted during the company's recent netwo... [more]

Wireless Phone Users in the Clayton-Richmond Heights Area of St. Louis County, Missouri, Now Experie
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the only major carrier with a 30-day network test-drive pledge that pays for calls if a customer isn't satisfied and switches to a... [more]

Wireless Phone Users in St. Louis' Tower Grove Neighborhood Now Experience Even Clearer Reception an
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the only major carrier with a 30-day network test-drive pledge that pays for calls if a customer isn't satisfied and switches to a... [more]

Wireless Phone Users in South St. Louis County, Missouri, Now Experience Even Clearer Reception and
ST. LOUIS , Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the only major carrier with a 30-day network test-drive pledge that pays for calls if a customer isn't satisfied and switches to a... [more]

Newton, Massachusetts Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
NEWTON, Mass. , Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for local residents in Middlesex County , Verizon Wireless has activated... [more]

Verizon Wireless Network Ready as Texas Coast Prepares for Hurricane Ike
HOUSTON , Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless network crews and disaster response teams are on alert as Hurricane Ike approaches the Texas Coast. In the event of severe storms, th... [more]

Verizon Wireless Use of Late Fees Questioned by Hagens Berman
SAN FRANCISCO , Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, a joint venture of Verizon Communications ( VZ ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD) is the focus of an investigation by a con... [more]

Verizon Business and IR Magazine Study Links Carbon Management, Corporate Social Responsibility with
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighty-seven percent of investor relations professionals say they believe companies can improve long-term shareholder value through better... [more]

Cavotec MSL Group Entrusts Its Global Communications to Verizon Business
Company Transitions to IP Telephony With Verizon Business Solutions READING, England , Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cavotec MSL Group, a global lea... [more]

Berlin, Massachusetts Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Network Expansion
BERLIN, Mass. , Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for local residents in Worcester County , Verizon Wireless has activated... [more]

Verizon Business Helps Enterprises Take Advantage of Workplace Mobility
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Ensuring that today's employees can collaborate effectively, either in the office or around the world, is critically important to the succe... [more]

Verizon Network Performs Well Under Hanna's Soaking
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Sept. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- As of late this afternoon today ( Sept. 6 ), Verizon's network continues to deliver service to customers from the Carolinas to N... [more]

Verizon Wireless Seeks to Expand Local Workforce at Job Fair in Bergen County
MORRISTOWN, N.J. , Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the leading wireless company with the most reliable voice and data network, is seeking highly-qualified applicants to fill c... [more]

Verizon Wireless Ranks Highest in Call Quality in the Northeast Region in J.D. Power and Associates
TREVOSE, Pa. , Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, builder and operator of the nation's most reliable wireless network, announced today that the company has been recognized for th... [more]

Verizon Wireless Activates New Cell Sites in Shelby County, Ohio
DUBLIN, Ohio , Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest customer loyalty, has activated two new cell sites in Shelby County that impr... [more]

More Cable TV Choice for Consumers in Ashland, Mass.
ASHLAND, Mass. , Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning today, consumers and small businesses in Ashland have more choice in cable TV providers now that Verizon has introduced F... [more]

Verizon Wireless Network Handles Usage Landslide
DENVER , Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Political conventions will never be the same. A wireless device is now the must-have accessory on the convention floor and on the move. The proof is i... [more]

Verizon Wireless Rolls Network Crews in Wake of Hurricane Gustav
HOUSTON , Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of Hurricane Gustav, Verizon Wireless continues to dispatch teams of network technicians and generators to impacted areas in Louisian... [more]

Verizon Wireless Prepared as Tropical Storm Hanna Threatens Georgia
ATLANTA , Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- With Tropical Storm Hanna threatening the Georgia coast, Verizon Wireless urges residents to have their emergency communications plans in... [more]

Verizon Wireless and Oakland Athletics Team Up to Provide a HopeLine for Domestic Violence Survivors
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. , Aug. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Verizon Wireless, owner and operator of the nation's most reliable wireless network, and the Oakland Athletics are teaming to he... [more]

Network Stands 'Ready to Serve' as Gulf Coast Braces for Tropical Storm Gustav
HOUSTON , Aug. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Tropical Storm Gustav may be headed for the U.S. Gulf Coast, and Verizon Wireless has its digital network throughout the region ready to deliver reliab... [more]

Verizon and the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Present Augustus 'Gus' Hawkins Award to Nation
DENVER , Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon and the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation presented outgoing National Education Association President Reg Weaver with the Augus... [more]

TV Choice and Competition Near for Residents of the Village of Fishkill, N.Y.
NEW YORK , Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents of the Dutchess County Village of Fishkill are a major step closer to having a real choice for their cable television service,... [more]

Verizon and LG Sued By Klausner Technologies for Patent Infringement on Visual Voicemail
Klausner Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has filed suit against Verizon ’ s Verizon Wireless ( VZ ) and LG Electronics Mobil... [more]

Framingham, Ashland, and Southborough, Massachusetts Residents to Benefit from Verizon Wireless Netw
SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. , Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for local residents in Worcester County , Verizon Wireless has acti... [more]

Tropical Storm Fay Threatens Georgia and Alabama
ATLANTA , Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- With Tropical Storm Fay threatening parts of both Georgia and Alabama , Verizon Wireless urges residents to have their emergen... [more]

Liz Claiborne Selects Verizon Business for Global Network Management
HONG KONG , Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Liz Claiborne Inc., a leading fashion company, has selected Verizon Business to connect its operations in 25 countries globally. Verizon Business has... [more]

Winner of Great Place to Work Honors Hiring in Southern California
IRVINE, Calif. , Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Californians eager to work at a growing company that has earned accolades for its unique benefits and culture now have an opportunity t... [more]

Verizon Wireless to Unleash COLT in Du Quoin, Illinois
DU QUOIN, Ill. , Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today it will temporarily enhance its network capacity by more than 30 percent around the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds... [more]

Tropical Storm Fay Threatens Florida; Residents Urged to Prepare Emergency Communications Plans
With Tropical Storm Fay threatening both the east and west coasts of Florida and the Florida Keys, Verizon Wireless urges residents to have their emergency commun... [more]

Brian Hinman Joins Verizon as Vice President of Intellectual Property Strategy
NEW YORK , Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications ( VZ ) today announced that Brian Hinman is joining the company as vice president - intellectual property st... [more]

Verizon Reaches Agreement With Two Labor Unions in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States
NEW YORK , Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon reached a tentative agreement today on three-year contracts with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood... [more]

/C O R R E C T I O N -- Verizon Wireless/
In the news release, Verizon Wireless to Celebrate Grand Opening of Newest Communications Store in Westfield , issued earlier today by Verizon Wireless over PR Newswire, we are advised by a represen... [more]

College-Bound Latino Students Invited to Apply for Latino Angelino Scholarship
Scholarship Sponsored by Verizon, Hermandad Mexicana Nacional THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon will partner with Hermandad Mexicana Nacional to... [more]

Leading Analyst Firm Rates Verizon Business as 'Strong Positive' in Asia-Pacific Managed Security Se
SYDNEY, Australia , Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business received a "Strong Positive" rating from Gartner, Inc. in its inaugural "MarketScope for Managed Security Services in the Asi... [more]

San Jose Teen Wins $45,000 Quinceanera Party From Verizon Wireless
SAN JOSE, Calif. , Aug. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- After more than six million text and online votes, 14-year-old San Jose teen, Athaly R. has been crowned winner of the Verizon Wir... [more]

Verizon Wireless Expands Wireless Network to Portions of Ross and Pike Counties, Ohio
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio , Aug. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has extended its wireless voice and data network to portions of Ross and Pike counties, giving its... [more]

This is FiOS! This is the Big Apple!
Verizon FiOS TV Makes its New York City Debut Market-Leading 100 HD Channels, Special Pricing Usher in New Age of Television Entertainment and Value FiOS TV Goes on S... [more]

Verizon Wireless Activates New Cell Site in Marion County, Ohio
MARION, Ohio , July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest customer loyalty, has activated a new cell site in Marion County that improve... [more]

Verizon Business Receives Prestigious British Standards Institution Designation for Information Secu
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business joins only a handful of companies around the world to be recognized by BSI Management Systems -- the world's leading inter... [more]

Verizon Wireless Expands Wireless Broadband Network in Ohio to Portions of Licking County, Ohio
HANOVER, Ohio , July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today that it has expanded the national rollout of its high-speed wireless network to portions of Licking County... [more]

Verizon Wireless Invests More Than $41 Million in Network Enhancements Across South Carolina Since J
GREENVILLE, S.C. , July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today that it has spent more than $41 million to enhance voice and data services and coverage througho... [more]

Six California Nonprofits Share $87,000 Raised Through Verizon's Check Into Literacy Program
Verizon Grants Go to Organizations Promoting Literacy in Their Communities THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Thanks to the... [more]

Verizon Adds Two Towns to Its Broadband Network Expansion Project in Western Massachusetts
WASHINGTON and SHUTESBURY, Mass., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon announced Thursday (July 10) that it is adding two towns to its High Speed Internet Service expansion project in Western Massachusetts. In addition to the 23 communities announ... [more]

Verizon Business Simplifies Wi-Fi Access to More Than 70,000 Hot Spots Worldwide
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business has launched a new Wi-Fi interface that makes it easier than ever to connect to more than 70,000 (and growing) Verizon-provided hot spots worldwide. The new interface, Verizon Wi-F... [more]

American Library Association Receives $1 Million Grant From Verizon Foundation to Study How Gaming C
ANAHEIM, Calif., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Library Association (ALA) will launch an innovative project to track and measure the impact of gaming on literacy skills and build a model for library gaming that can be deployed nationally... [more]

WFN: World Fishing Network and Verizon to 'Adopt an Angler'
NEW YORK, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, the only 24/7 cable television network dedicated exclusively to the angling and fishing industry, is teaming up with Verizon to "Adopt an Angler" and award America's most deserving... [more]

Verizon Business Makes Advanced Global Collaboration Easier than Ever
LAS VEGAS, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business is expanding and strengthening its unified communications services to help multinational companies, faced with dramatically rising travel costs, collaborate better and improve their business... [more]

Verizon Business Releases Trailblazing Data-Breach Study Spanning 500 Forensic Investigations
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly nine in 10 corporate data breaches could have been prevented had reasonable security measures been in place, according to a comprehensive report issued today by Verizon Business. The study al... [more]

Eligible Consumers in 16 Oregon Communities Now Can Get Verizon's Fastest DSL-Based Internet Service
BEAVERTON, Ore., June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Qualifying consumers in 16 Oregon communities now have a new broadband option from Verizon, as the company introduces its ultra-fast High Speed Internet service. It more than doubles the download speed o... [more]

Eligible Consumers in 32 Washington Communities Now Can Get Verizon's Fastest DSL-Based Internet Ser
EVERETT, Wash., June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Qualifying consumers in 32 Washington communities now have a new broadband option from Verizon, as the company introduces its ultra-fast High Speed Internet service. It more than doubles the download spee... [more]

Three Rhode Island High School Graduates Awarded Verizon Foundation Scholarships
PROVIDENCE, R.I., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Three Rhode Island high school graduates whose parents work for Verizon have received good news: They are among 933 students nationwide who have earned college scholarships from the Verizon Foundation.<... [more]

15 Massachusetts High School Graduates Awarded Verizon Foundation Scholarships
BOSTON, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Fifteen Massachusetts high school graduates whose parents work for Verizon have received good news: They are among 933 students nationwide who have earned college scholarships from the Verizon Foundation.... [more]

Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs Consolidates Global Communications With Verizon Business
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs has chosen Verizon Business to consolidate its global communications over a single IP network. Through its fully managed Verizon Private IP solution, the compa... [more]

Working Mother Magazine Names Verizon One of the 'Best Companies for Multicultural Women' for Third
NEW YORK, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third consecutive year, Verizon has been named to Working Mother magazine's Best Companies for Multicultural Women. The list provides an in-depth look at 20 companies that are increasingly benefitting f... [more]

Korn/Ferry Implements Verizon Business Solutions to Streamline Its Asia-Pacific Communications
SINGAPORE, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Korn/Ferry International has streamlined its Asia-Pacific communications capabilities by implementing a Verizon Private IP solution to provide secure, fast and reliable connectivity between Korn/Ferry's 17 off... [more]

Swisscom and Verizon Business Enter Strategic Alliance
ZURICH, Switzerland, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business, a leader in the delivery of global Internet protocol-based enterprise communications, and Swisscom, Switzerland's leading telecommunications provider, today announced an alliance th... [more]

Verizon Wireless Celebrates Diversity Best Practices During Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Each May, communities around the country commemorate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, honoring contributions made by people of Asian-American and Pacific Is... [more]

Verizon Wireless Network Keeps Customers Connected During Summit Fire
None of Verizon Wireless ’ cell sites has been affected by the Summit Fire. The network is operating at normal performance levels. The co... [more]

Verizon Business Expands Access to Global Audio-Conferencing Services
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business has further expanded global access to its audio-conferencing services, enabling even more of its multinational customers to realize cost efficiencies by accessing audio meetings thro... [more]

Verizon Business to Build and Manage Secure Global Network for U.S. Department of Homeland Security
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business will deploy and manage a secure global IP network linking thousands of U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sites under a new Networx Universal task order awarded by the agency... [more]

Verizon Business to Open Dubai Office to Further Strengthen Middle East Presence
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Business plans to open an office in Dubai Internet City (DIC) to further strengthen the company's service and support capabilities across the Middle East. The office, to be opened next... [more]

Consumers in Washington State Are Major Step Closer to Real Choice for TV Service
EVERETT, Wash., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice and competition for home television services are a major step closer for consumers in Washington, as Verizon announced plans Thursday (May 1) to establish a regional video hub office in Everett that... [more]

Verizon Keeps Southern California Wildfire Evacuees Connected With Free Call-Forwarding
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon customers who have evacuated their homes because of the Sierra Madre wildfire can add call forwarding to their account at no charge as part of the company's efforts to help those in need... [more]

Verizon opens second 'Evolution' store in area
MSN Money: ... according to a news release. The first Verizon ( NYSE:VZ ) local Evolution store opened in October at Winter Garden Village at Fowler Groves.

Verizon lines up new programming for FiOS
Milwaukee Business Journal: Verizon Communications Inc. ( NYSE: VZ ), headquartered in New York, delivers broadband and other wireline and wireless communication services. ...


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