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2014-10-21 12:38:00

Verizon calls for app concept entries from Kansas middle and high school students OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Verizon Innovative App Challenge, now in its third year, is once again calling on middle school and high school students to gather their teams, dream up ideas, and create concepts for mobile apps that could solve problems in their schools and communities. The first two Verizon Innovative App Challenges have encouraged thousands of students to...

2014-10-21 08:44:44

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR), BCE Inc. (NYSE: BCE), Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE: CBB), and Telefonica S.A. (NYSE: TEF). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register. The US markets on Monday,...

2014-10-21 08:40:29

NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 3Q 2014 HIGHLIGHTS Consolidated -- 89 cents in earnings per share (EPS), compared with 78 cents per share (or 77 cents on a non-GAAP adjusted basis) in 3Q 2013. Wireless -- Added 1.5 million net retail connections; retail postpaid churn of 1.00 percent; 106.2 million total retail connections; 100.1 million total retail postpaid connections. -- 4.8 percent year-over-year increase in service revenues; 4.6...

2014-10-20 12:35:31

OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm, today released its sixth Omaha RootScore(®) Report and Verizon Wireless received the highest award for overall network performance in Omaha for the second consecutive time. In addition to receiving the top award for overall network performance, Verizon Wireless also scored highest in the categories of Reliability, Speed, Data and tied for highest in Call and Text Performance. Scores were...

2014-10-20 08:38:23

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report third-quarter 2014 earnings on Tuesday, Oct. 21. Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Francis J. Shammo will present results on a webcast beginning at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time. Access instructions and presentation materials, including Verizon's earnings release, will be available at 7:30 a.m. on Verizon's Investor Relations Web site, www.verizon.com/about/investors....

2014-10-20 08:28:25

John Manganilla, product manager, FiOS Mobile NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There's no doubt our days have become fast-paced. We are swept up in our everyday happenings and sometimes set down in places far from home. We've been working endlessly to ensure our customers can receive a little more comfort when this happens. By the Numbers We continue to expand the free FiOS Mobile app content offering for those times when you are away. In the past 12 months, we have...

2014-10-17 08:28:23

PORTLAND, Maine, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unions representing about 1,700 of FairPoint's approximately 2,550 employees in northern New England have called for a strike. FairPoint spokeswoman Angelynne Beaudry said FairPoint is disappointed by the unions' decision to walk out, but the company has comprehensive plans in place to ensure continuity of service to its customers. "We value every customer and it is important for them to know that we have comprehensive contingency...

2014-10-16 16:28:46

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHUR 96.3 FM and HUR-Voices SiriusXM 141, part of the Howard University Radio Network, are joining forces with Verizon to host a domestic violence forum featuring life coach Iyanla Vanzant on Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 7:30-9 p.m. at Cramton Auditorium. The forum entitled, "Behind Closed Doors," will be a 90-minute interactive discussion with Vanzant, host of "Iyanla Fix My Life" on the Oprah Winfrey Network, about the impact domestic violence...

2014-10-16 12:34:56

Double the network capacity, higher peak speeds now in more than 400 markets nationwide HATTIESBURG-LAUREL, Miss., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology - known as XLTE - in more markets including Laurel to boost 4G LTE network capacity and enhance high-speed services for customers. Today, more than 400 of Verizon's 4G LTE 500-plus markets have been enhanced with XLTE, with more scheduled to be completed by the end of the year....

2014-10-16 12:27:02

BRADFORD, Pa., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network WHAT: Verizon Wireless XLTE is coming to Bradford, PA. XLTE enriches the customer's mobile lifestyle experience by providing enhanced access over the 4G LTE network. WHERE: In the busiest parts of Bradford to ensure capacity and provide faster...


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2013-03-23 00:00:00

Image Caption: Motorola Razr3 V13. Credit: ChoisChoice/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 3.0) The Motorola Razr is a 4LTR mobile phone produced by Motorola that was first released late 2004. The V3 was the first model of this series of phone. By 2006, 50 million were sold and in the first four years over 130 million had been sold, making it the best-selling clamshell phone in the world. In July 2007 the Motorola Razr2 was released with a sleeker design with more features, improved audio, and...

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abrosia
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