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2014-06-25 16:28:56

Year Three of Verizon Innovative App Challenge Starts Aug. 4 NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simulating chemistry experiments to give students better access to science education, and helping visually impaired people navigate inside buildings are among the apps designed by eight winning Verizon Innovative App Challenge teams of middle and high school students that will be unveiled Sunday (June 29) at the 2014 national Technology Student Association conference. The Verizon...

2014-06-24 23:06:18

In a new report released today, Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile were named joint top-performing carriers in St. Louis. Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 In a new report released today, Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile were named joint top-performing carriers in St. Louis. Verizon and T-Mobile moved up the ranks to join AT&T for first place in overall performance, a title that AT&T had held outright in the city for two consecutive RootMetrics test periods. T-Mobile is now the...

2014-06-24 12:34:49

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon and the National Civil Rights Museum announced the development of a new eLearning Lunch Counter Sit-In program modeled after the museum's powerful "Standing Up By Sitting Down" exhibit. The eLearning Lunch Counter Sit-In will be a round-the-clock educational program serving middle school and high school students across the U.S. The program will discuss in detail the Greensboro Four, the risks they faced and the spread of the...

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...


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.'
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