Quantcast

Latest Verizon Communications Stories

2014-07-17 12:34:31

DEARBORN, Mich., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ControlTec, an industry leader in transportation diagnostic and safety data systems, and Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, announced today a joint partnership that will allow state-of-the-art wireless vehicle data recorders designed by ControlTec to transmit real-time information on the Verizon Wireless network. "The ability to take in real-time, raw data and to make it...

2014-07-16 12:31:41

Exceptional Performance Characterizes Technology Achievement NEW YORK, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing to build on its strong history in 100G technology, Verizon has completed another technology milestone by proving that 100G traffic can be successfully carried over Verizon's regional Ethernet network between two 100G network interface devices while maintaining carrier-grade performance. A network interface device, known as a NID, is typically located at a customer's...

2014-07-16 12:30:32

NextWorth Solutions launches trade-in program in over 375 retail locations with special promotion supporting the Wireless Zone Foundation for Giving, Inc. BILLERICA, Mass., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextWorth Solutions, a leader in consumer electronics trade-in programs, today announces a new trade-in program agreement with the Wireless Zone® system, the largest Verizon Wireless franchise in the country. After a successful pilot program, NextWorth Solutions is managing the...

2014-07-15 16:29:58

Pell Center at Salve Regina University to Use Grant to Support Rhode Island Corporate Cybersecurity Initiative NEWPORT, R.I., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pell Center has received a grant from the Verizon Foundation to strengthen cybersecurity in Rhode Island's corporate community. The $15,000 grant will support the Rhode Island Corporate Cybersecurity Initiative (RICCI) during the 2014-2015 academic year. "The headlines over the last year alone underscore the reality that...

2014-07-15 16:29:53

WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. House of Representatives today overwhelmingly passed the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (H.R. 3086), or ITFA, originally introduced by Reps. Robert Goodlatte (R-Virginia) and Anna Eshoo (D-California). The House measure is similar to the legislation introduced in the Senate (S. 1431) by Sens. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) and John Thune (R-South Dakota). The following statement should be attributed to Peter Davidson, Verizon senior vice...

2014-07-10 16:27:28

NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) delivered continued customer growth in the recently concluded quarter, according to comments made today by Chairman and CEO Lowell McAdam at the Allen & Company conference in Sun Valley, Idaho. McAdam said Verizon Wireless expects to report a net of more than 1.4 million retail postpaid additions in second-quarter 2014. This includes strong smartphone additions, company-record tablet additions...

2014-07-09 12:30:00

Available for Pre-Order Starting July 10 and In-store nationwide July 17 ATLANTA, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Mobile and Verizon Wireless today announced the Xperia Z2 Tablet will be available in the U.S. as an exclusive to Verizon Wireless, offering consumers a premium Android(TM) 4G LTE connected tablet. Verizon customers can pre-order for the Xperia Z2 Tablet beginning July 10, 2014 at www.verizonwireless.com. Premium device built to handle life's everyday surprises At just 0.25"...

Government Transparency Report Published By Verizon
2014-07-09 11:37:57

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Verizon reaffirmed its commitment to transparency on Tuesday and issued its second company transparency report, which covers the first six months of this year. Verizon’s Transparency Report for the First Half of 2014 revealed that the carrier received approximately 150,000 requests for customer information from federal, state or local law enforcement in the United States. In the report Verizon stated, "We do not release customer...

youtube shames and blames isps
2014-07-07 04:33:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Yet another online video streaming service has started accusing Internet service providers for causing poor playback quality, as YouTube has joined Netflix in publically calling out broadband networks for performance issues. As first reported Saturday by Zachary M. Seward and Herman Wong of Quartz, YouTube has started issuing “a report card for your delinquent ISP” in the form of a blue bar that appears beneath low-quality...

2014-07-06 23:00:36

“Verizon Wireless is now joining AT&T Mobility with Cricket, Sprint and T-Mobile in this rapidly growing pre-paid segment”, says Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 06, 2014 AT&T Mobility acquired Leap Wireless with their pre-paid Cricket brand. Sprint and T-Mobile have also seen rapid growth in their pre-paid efforts. Pre-paid wireless 4G sales have been growing steadily. Now Verizon Wireless is joining them with their prepaid services as well,...


Latest Verizon Communications Reference Libraries

Motorola Razr
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...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
Related