Verizon Wireless has been voted 2010 BEST of the BEST by the readers of The Virginia Pilot
Verizon Wireless received the 1st place award for the BEST WIRELESS PHONE SERVICE PROVIDER for ALL of Hampton Roads for 2010. The supplement announcing all the winners across all categories was a supplement to the Virginia Pilot, dated October 17, 2010.
“The new tools, dubbed ‘Express Services’, give Android phone owners easy access to a variety of account-related information such as call logs, billing history and Friends & Family management. Express Services also allows users to quickly activate a new phone or even add a new line of service.”—Boy Genius Report
“Mobile users spend 1.4 times as many hours using social networking sites than reading and responding to e-mail, according to a recent study by research company TNS. On average, users spend 3.1 hours per week on social networks, versus 2.2 hours on e-mail.”—Mashable
Verizon Launches 4G LTE In 38 Major Metropolitan Areas By The End Of The Year
Verizon underscored its rapid deployment of the world’s first large-scale 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network today from the CTIA Enterprise & Applications™ 2010 conference. Lowell McAdam, president and chief operating officer of Verizon, detailed the company’s major network launch in 38 major metropolitan areas, covering more than 110 million Americans, by the end of the year.
“And if you’re a Star Wars fan, there’s a Droid 2 all dressed up for you like R2 D2. It even sounds like your favorite little ‘bot from the movies, issuing a variety of alert and notification sounds using sound bites from George Lucas’ classic flicks.”—Courier Post Online
Text “HOPE” to 41010 to make a one-time, $10 donation to NNEDV
As part of their ongoing commitment to domestic violence awareness and prevention, Verizon and the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) have launched a text-to-donate program. The program gives consumers an easy option to support those affected by domestic violence during October, which is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
May The DROID Be With You: Limited Edition DROID™ R2-D2™ By Motorola Lands On Verizon Wireless’ Network
Verizon Wireless announced that the highly anticipated limited edition DROID™ R2-D2™ by Motorola will be available online at www.verizonwireless.com and in select Verizon Wireless Communication stores beginning Sept. 30. With a graphic design to look like the iconic Astromech Droid from the Star Wars™ Saga, the DROID™ R2-D2™ by Motorola will be packaged in a custom box resembling carbonite and come with a Star Wars media dock and wired stereo headset.