Verizon Innovators and Pioneers Contest

U.S. history is filled with influential African Americans. Discover four pioneers who changed their communities – and our country. Plus, see how five modern innovators combine strong cultural ties and Verizon technology to empower today’s society. Watch innovator Jill Scott’s video and  listen to more stories here. Enter the Innovator Trivia Contest for the chance to win a Galaxy Tab® 2 (10.1)!

Mobile Shopping With Amazon Just Got Easier


With the holiday’s right around the corner many consumers are looking for convenient ways to get great deals. By offering a fast and convenient, as well as secure, mobile shopping experience, holiday shoppers can quickly find that perfect gift. Just put on your favorite reindeer sweater, load up your device with some holiday music, and the festive atmosphere is complete, without the crowds.


Free Holiday Performances By Pentatonix December 11th


Get another chance to enjoy sweet harmony this holiday season, thanks to Verizon and Pentatonix! The a Capella singing group will be performing again for FREE on Tuesday, December 11th, at the Verizon Store at Grand Central Station in New York City from 12:30-2 p.m. After Pentatonix’s amazing performance in Washington, DC, a fan asked if the group would ever consider adding a 6th member, watch the video to find out their answer.


If you have a question for Pentatonix, but won’t be able to attend the performance this Tuesday reblog this post with YOUR question and we’ll ask for you! 

For more information visit: http://www.verizoninsider.com/ptx

Photo Highlights From December 5th Pentatonix Concert

Thank you to the hundreds of fans and Verizon Wireless customers who lined up outside of Verizon’s Union Station store to see Pentatonix. The hot new a capella singing group performed songs from their new holiday EP, “PTXmas” as well as classics like “Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire.” If you missed the Pentatonix DC performance you’ll have another chance to watch the a Capella singing group perform in NYC on December 11th. For more details check back Monday and visit: http://www.verizoninsider.com/ptx

Free Holiday Performance TODAY by Pentatonix

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Attention all Pentatonix fans! Don’t miss Pentatonix’s performance today at the Verizon Store in Union Station in Washington DC, the performance is from 12:30-2 p.m.

Verizon Wireless Store
50 Massachusetts Ave
Washington, DC 20002
Wednesday, 12/5 | 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM


For more information click here: http://www.verizoninsider.com/ptx

Verizon Wireless Enhances 4G LTE Network Coverage in Acton, Massachusetts

Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation’s largest 4G LTE wireless network, recently activated new 4G LTE service in Acton, Massachusetts. This private investment further expands 4G LTE coverage in Acton.

Within Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE service area, Verizon customers with 4G LTE-enabled devices can post status updates and photos, surf the Web, share music, and download files at speeds up to 10 times faster than customers on 3G networks.

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Sun, Sea, Sand and Speed: Verizon Wireless Expands 4G LTE Network to Popular Northeast Destinations!

Verizon Wireless announced today it will introduce the nation’s largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to several new areas.

Today the 4G LTE network was introduced to:

  • Barnstable, and six additional communities throughout Upper and Mid-Cape Cod

  • Burlington, and more than 30 additional communities throughout Northern Vermont

  • Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Delmarva’s beach communities, Virginia Beach and coming soon to North Carolina’s Outer Banks.

Verizon Wireless has also expanded the nations largest 4G Long Term Evolution network on Long Island.

Verizon Wireless customers with compatible 4G LTE smartphones, modems, tablets and mobile hotspots will be able to wirelessly share music and photos, surf the Web, and download files up to 10 times faster than customers on 3G networks.

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Verizon’s How Sweet The Sound 2011 Tour Headliners Announced: Cece Winans, Donald Lawrence & Marvin Sapp

Gospel legend CeCe Winans and GRAMMY® Award-winning artist, songwriter and producer, Donald Lawrence, will return in 2011 to co-host Verizon’s How Sweet the Sound™ – the country’s biggest gospel music celebration.

Verizon’s How Sweet the Sound tour provides a platform for church choirs to share and celebrate their faith and talent with people across the country. From September 15 - October 4, participating choirs will perform in front of gospel legends and fans and this year’s tour will travel to nine cities—Dallas, Atlanta, Charlotte, Washington D.C., Detroit, St. Louis, Chicago, Los Angeles and Oakland. 

Tickets to Verizon’s How Sweet the Sound tour go on sale in July. For more details about Verizon’s How Sweet the Sound, including video content, judging criteria, ticket sales information and official rules please visit:

http://www.HowSweetTheSound.com/