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2011-08-11 08:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless and LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A., Inc. (LG Mobile), today announced that the LG Revere(TM) will be available online at www.verizonwireless.com on August 11, and will be in Verizon Wireless Communications Stores on August 18. The stylish and compact LG Revere is ideal for customers looking to stay connected with family and friends. Key features: Multi-language support: Easily switch phone settings and...

2011-07-25 08:30:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer is in full swing, and knowing where the kids are and where they need to be over the busy vacation months is important to families. Family Locator, a simple and secure service from Verizon Wireless, allows parents to be informed in real-time about their kids' whereabouts. Whether keeping track of family members at barbeques or making sure they get to swimming lessons on time, the simple application, which is accessible from phones...

2011-06-01 08:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless today announced a new offer for its millions of customers with basic phones: for $10 a month, customers will receive 75 MB of data use to browse the Web, participate in social networking, and download games and apps, plus access to several of Verizon Wireless' most popular applications. In addition to the data allowance, the new Value Pack includes monthly subscriptions to Mobile Email; VZ Navigator®,...

2011-05-03 07:30:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrate mom this Mother's Day using smartphones from Verizon Wireless. Whether sending a bouquet of flowers, booking dinner reservations or sending wishes of a happy Mother's Day with Skype mobile(TM) - make sure to find the perfect way to thank mom for everything she's done. And, with the help of V CAST Apps from Verizon Wireless and the ever-expanding selection of games, productivity tools, entertainment and news apps available in...

2011-04-26 08:30:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless and Casio today announced a new addition to the rugged wireless category and a new Android-powered smartphone in the marketplace, the CASIO G'zOne Commando(TM). Deployment ready, the Commando is a mobile office with high security features for secure corporate email; Wi-Fi for high-speed Web access; XT9 and T9 trace input for efficient typing; and snap-out menu for customized access to high-use applications. Designed to...

2011-01-28 07:30:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless today announced VZ Navigator VX - the latest version of the company's award-winning navigation service - is now available on select DROID(TM) smartphones, including DROID X by Motorola, DROID Incredible by HTC and the Samsung Fascinate(TM). Powered by TeleCommunication Systems, VZ Navigator VX is unlike any other navigation service offered today, providing customers with 3D navigation views using enhanced 3D city models...

2010-12-07 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today announced the appointment of Anthony Melone as executive vice president and chief technology officer, with responsibility for Verizon's technology roadmap, including overall platforms integrity and architecture, and product innovation. Melone was previously senior vice president and chief technical officer for Verizon Wireless. He succeeds Shaygan Kheradpir, effective immediately, following...

2010-12-02 08:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has been selected as the world's best wireless service provider in the 2010 Global Traveler's Tested Reader Survey awards. The honor is based on the magazine's survey of its readers and their opinions on the companies that have made international business and luxury travel easier and more enjoyable. "The selection of Verizon Wireless as the best wireless service provider for global travel reaffirms our commitment to...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'