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2014-02-12 08:35:51

NEW YORK, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today closed on the sale of three series of its capital markets notes - EUR1,750,000,000 2.375% Notes due 2022; EUR1,250,000,000 3.25% Notes due 2026; and £850,000,000 4.75% Notes due 2034 - with a value totaling approximately $5.4 billion. This is the first Verizon Communications corporate notes offering in euro and sterling, and net proceeds will be used primarily to finance, in part, Verizon's...

2014-02-10 12:27:13

LONDON, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global IPTV Market 2012-2016 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global IPTV market to grow at a CAGR of 19.41 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in IPTV adoption in the APAC region. The Global IPTV market has also been witnessing the increasing demand for IPTV-based converged services. However, the increasing...

2014-02-07 12:22:03

Worry-Free Deal Comes With Free FiOS Quantum Upgrade to Feed Hunger for Faster Internet Speed NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Making it even easier for cable users to confidently switch to FiOS, Verizon introduced today a two-year price-guarantee offer for new customers who order FiOS Internet, TV and voice service before April 19. All new customers will receive a two-year price guarantee. The offers also include a free upgrade to FiOS Quantum 50/25 megabits per second (Mbps)...

2014-02-06 12:30:40

NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier today, Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) closed its sale of $500 million of retail notes to a large number of investors in a transaction involving 21 underwriting firms. Verizon sold the retail notes in $25 increments and expects to list the notes on the New York Stock Exchange within the next 30 days. The retail notes are designed to permit individual investors the opportunity to easily and affordably purchase Verizon debt....

2014-02-05 16:30:11

LONDON, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Colocation and Managed Hosting Services Market in Europe 2012-2016 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Colocation and Managed Hosting Services market in Europe to grow at a CAGR of 16.35 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing complexity of network infrastructure. The Colocation and Managed Hosting Services market in...

2014-02-04 08:40:08

President Obama Announces New Public-Private Partnership for Educational Opportunity via Technology WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Verizon Foundation today announced an ambitious, multiyear program to drive student achievement in STEM subjects - science, technology, engineering and math - by helping to change the way teachers teach and students learn. The announcement came at a White House-sponsored event with President Barack Obama and students and teachers at Buck...

2014-02-03 16:23:16

Video Subscribers Gain Access to Live Coverage of Every Event on Multiple Platforms NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon, in agreement with NBCUniversal, today announced a multiplatform content offering for NBCUniversal's coverage of the XXII Olympic Winter Games from Sochi, Russia, to begin Thursday, Feb. 6, and run through Sunday, Feb. 23. Verizon's 5.3 million FiOS TV subscribers will have access to NBCUniversal's unprecedented 1,500-plus hours of Winter Olympic programming,...

2014-01-28 12:32:51

Transaction on Track to Close in February MORRISTOWN, N.J., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At a special meeting held today, a substantial majority of shareholders of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) approved the company's issuance of up to 1.28 billion shares of common stock to Vodafone shareholders to complete the acquisition of Vodafone Group PLC's indirect 45 percent interest in Verizon Wireless. Earlier today at a shareholder meeting in London, Vodafone shareholders...

2014-01-23 08:36:41

LONDON, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Market 2014-2018 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Software Defined Data Center market to grow at a CAGR of 97.48 percent over the period 2014-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing demand for cloud computing. The Global Software Defined Data Center market has also been witnessing the...

2014-01-22 12:23:45

WASHINGTON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications today (Jan. 22) posted online its first Transparency Report, the first such report to be released by a telecommunications company. "The past year saw an intense focus around the world on government demands to obtain customer data," said Randal Milch, Verizon general counsel and executive vice president, public policy. "We believe this Transparency Report is a constructive addition to the ongoing conversation about...


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