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2014-06-24 12:26:01

Winners of Verizon National App Challenge NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight winning Verizon Innovative App Challenge teams of middle and high school students will unveil and demo their apps on Sunday (June 29) at the 2014 national Technology Student Association conference, with an estimated attendance of 7,000 students, teachers and parents. As winners of this national contest, these student teams have been working with instructors at the Massachusetts Institute of...

2014-06-23 23:05:25

In a new report released today, AT&T was named the top-performing mobile carrier in Boston. Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 In a new report released today, AT&T was named the top-performing mobile carrier in Boston. AT&T also earned the highest ranks in network reliability and data performance. This marks the fourth consecutive time that AT&T has won the RootMetrics awards for overall and data performance in Boston. That’s according to independent mobile analytics...

2014-06-19 23:09:00

Today's report names Verizon and T-Mobile as the top-performing mobile networks in Kansas City. Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Verizon and T-Mobile shared recognition as the top-performing mobile networks in Kansas City. Meanwhile, T-Mobile ranked first in network speed, Verizon and AT&T both ranked first in network reliability, and all four major networks had improved reliability scores compared to previous testing conducted in November 2013. That’s according to...

2014-06-18 23:05:00

AT&T and Verizon shared recognition as the top-performing mobile networks in San Jose. (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 AT&T and Verizon shared recognition as the top-performing mobile networks in San Jose. Meanwhile, T-Mobile ranked first in network speed and delivered the fastest data speeds in San Jose. That’s according to independent mobile analytics firm RootMetrics®, which measures mobile performance of the four national carriers with tests designed to replicate real-world...

2014-06-18 16:28:39

NEW YORK, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest free webinar from Verizon's small business team on June 25 will feature entrepreneur, best-selling author and philanthropist Farrah Gray. He will share strategies for how small-business owners can think differently and make radical changes to better market their business and brand for growth, as part of the Verizon Small Business Ready Webinar Series. Gray was named as one of the most influential black men in America by the National...

2014-06-17 23:07:10

Verizon and T-Mobile shared the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Baltimore. (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Verizon and T-Mobile shared the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Baltimore. During previous testing in October 2013, AT&T won the award for overall performance outright. Meanwhile, T-Mobile showed significant gains since October, sharing the top rank for network reliability with Verizon and ranking first in network speed, while winning...

2014-06-16 23:02:40

T-Mobile and Verizon now share the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Chicago. Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 T-Mobile and Verizon now share the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Chicago. And for the first time, T-Mobile has earned a share of the RootMetrics Overall RootScore Award in Chicago. T-Mobile’s impressive data speeds also contributed to its top ranks for data performance and network speed. That’s according to...

netflix verizon spat
2014-06-15 05:26:37

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The ongoing spat between Netflix and Verizon over who is to blame for slow video streaming speeds has gotten the attention of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC), as various media outlets reported late last week that the agency will investigate to find the source of the problem. Adam Chandler of The Wire reports the FCC is currently in the fact-finding stage, as they are gathering information pertaining to the...

2014-06-11 23:05:17

AT&T and T-Mobile now share the title as the top-performing mobile networks in Phoenix, AZ. Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 AT&T and T-Mobile now share the title as the top-performing mobile networks in Phoenix, AZ. This marks the first time T-Mobile has earned a share of the RootMetrics award for overall performance in Phoenix. T-Mobile’s impressive data speeds also helped the carrier secure the top ranks in data performance and network speed. That’s according to...

2014-06-10 23:02:41

Verizon has reclaimed the title as the top-performing mobile network in Seattle. In the previous testing of the market in September 2013, AT&T was first in the Emerald City. Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Verizon has reclaimed the title as the top-performing mobile network in Seattle. In the previous testing of the market in September 2013, AT&T was first in the Emerald City. Verizon was also noted as the top-performer in the data category. That’s according to independent...


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