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May 22, 2013 | Elva Lima, Contributor
Earlier today, Verizon Wireless introduced the newest premium retailer to give consumers the ability to purchase the latest smartphones and tablets on its 4G LTE network – Viva Móvil by Jennifer Lopez. Viva Móvil will offer consumers a full service shopping experience online, in customized stores...
May 22, 2013 | Laura Merritt, Contributor
As summertime approaches, people across the country are hitting the road to drive everywhere from their favorite theme parks and outdoor concerts to a favorite sporting event. Use these smartphone apps to help keep track of your parked car, no matter where it is.
May 22, 2013 | Karen Smith, Contributor
A number of smartphone and tablet applications are available to make job searching easier for recent grads and others looking to advance their careers. From resume building, to searching for opportunities, to preparing for an important interview, the following apps can make the job hunt less ...
May 21, 2013 | News Releases
Verizon Wireless is providing first responders, its customers and the general public in tornado-struck central Oklahoma with wireless emergency relief in the form of added wireless communications capabilities, increased network capacity, including disaster relief vehicles where customers will be ...
May 21, 2013 | Kevin White, Contributor
Verizon Wireless will begin deploying small cells into its 4G LTE network during the second half of 2013. Small cells will be used to primarily enhance localized capacity and coverage, such as in a business district or shopping mall where there is concentrated traffic.
May 21, 2013 | Ginger Daril, Contributor
Verizon Wireless customers can donate $10 to the Red Cross by texting REDCROSS to 90999 or to the Salvation Army by texting STORM to 80888. Those who would like to give more can donate up to $50 via text. Text messaging fees will be waived and 100 percent of each donation goes directly to the Red...
May 20, 2013 | Paul Macchia, Contributor
For small and medium-sized businesses, there are many apps that help shrink the stacks of paper in the office. By scanning, storing and managing documents and other materials electronically, businesses access their documents from anywhere, improving efficiencies.
May 20, 2013 | David Samberg, Contributor
New mobile tools enable families to stay more connected than ever before. The modern family uses wireless technology like 4G LTE smartphones and tablets, as well as emerging social platforms to stay in touch on the go.
May 17, 2013 | David Samberg, Contributor
The International CTIA Wireless 2013 Conference begins on May 21, and for three days the wireless industry will convene in Las Vegas to discuss topics including cyber security, connected consumers, and next-generation networks.
May 17, 2013 | Paul Macchia, Contributor
This year, the college basketball tournament broke online streaming records. Weeks later, the 2013 Masters Golf Tournament also drew a big online audience, further solidifying that online streaming is a key part of the future of live sporting events. With televised sporting events going mobile, ...
May 16, 2013 | Esmeralda Díaz Cameron, Contributor
It’s important to think about what you can do to help avoid any issues. Whether you’re walking, running, or biking, the bottom line is that promoting safety should always be your first priority. And, a smartphone can be just as much of a safety tool as you make your way around the city.
May 16, 2013 | David Samberg, Contributor
The second screen trend continues to grow and enhance the way viewers watch and interact with their favorite TV shows. The second screen is a natural complement for viewers who use social media platforms and apps while watching TV, and now reality competition and award shows are encouraging the ...
May 16, 2013 | Brian Malina, Editor in Chief
To some, the smartphone and tablet might seem like interchangeable devices. Both allow you to watch video, surf the web and check email, but according to comScore, how people use each device remains very different.
May 15, 2013 | Gretchen LeJeune-Whitaker, Contributor
More than 35,000 music enthusiasts will flock to the white sandy beaches of Gulf Shores, Ala., this weekend for Hangout Music Fest. The three-day event, now in its fourth year, features a lineup of more than 100 artists, ranging from superstars Stevie Wonder and Kings of Leon to lesser known ...
May 15, 2013 | Scott Charlston, Contributor
The Verizon Foundation joined with sportscaster James Brown and A Call to Men to host a series of interactive seminars this spring in Charlotte, Baltimore and Seattle to mentor and lead young men to shift social and cultural perceptions of manhood and encourage respect for all, especially the ...
May 15, 2013 | Brian Malina, Editor in Chief
Wednesday, May 15: Verizon Wireless is increasing the data allowance included in prepaid smartphone plans. Current prepaid customers will now receive unlimited talk, unlimited text and 2 GB of data for $60 a month, or for $70 a month, prepaid customers will receive 4 GB of data in addition to ...
May 15, 2013 | Albert Aydin, Contributor
Fans who aren’t up to date on their favorite show may want to avoid social media as the show airs. Viewers today are embracing second screen technology to enhance their viewing experience in real-time via smartphones and tablets. Recent research showed that four out of 10 U.S. TV viewers are ...
May 15, 2013 | News Releases
Verizon Wireless recently expanded fourth generation (4G) Long Term Evolution (LTE) network coverage in several communities within Middlesex, Norfolk and Worcester Counties.
May 15, 2013 | News Releases
Verizon Wireless has activated or expanded 4G LTE coverage in eight Indiana counties, expanding and filling in coverage on the high-speed data network for Boone, Henry, Ohio, Orange, Pulaski, Scott, Shelby and Monroe Counties at some of the state’s most popular tourist destinations and along ...
May 15, 2013 | News Releases
Verizon Wireless recently expanded fourth generation (4G) Long Term Evolution (LTE) network coverage in and around Springfield, Massachusetts.