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Study: 9 Out Of 10 People Use Their Cell Phone In The Bathroom

The bathroom, dinner table and house of worship are just some of the places cell phone owners use their phone, according to a new survey by Verizon Wireless.


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Verizon Upgrades Service At Belle Isle For Detroit Grand Prix

Verizon Wireless has ehanced service on Belle Isle as part of a $100 million investment in Metro Detroit.

CBS Detroit–05/29/2015

Fans attending the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix can bring unused cell phones to the event and donate them to Detroit HopeLine drive to benefit victims of domestic violence. (By Edward Cardenas)

Race Fans Asked To Donate Old Cell Phones To Detroit HopeLine

Fans attending the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix can donate unused phones to support domestic violence awareness and prevention programs.

CBS Detroit–05/26/2015


Verizon Purchase Of AOL May Enhance Video, Advertising For Wireless Company

Verizon announced it is buying AOL for $4.4 billion, which should give the wireless company greater access to the company’s video and advertising platforms.

CBS Detroit–05/12/2015

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Verizon Takes Top Spot In RootMetrics Network Performance Survey

Independent mobile analytics firm RootMetrics has ranked Verizon Wireless highest for overall network performance in Metro Detroit.

CBS Detroit–04/23/2015

Verizon Wireless Regional President Lauren-Love Wright will deliver the keynote speech at the Emerging Cities Summit at Techweek Detroit. (Source: Techweek Detroit.)

Verizon To Lead Techweek Summit On The Use Of Tech In Emerging Cities (Video)

Panelists from a variety of businesses will take part in a Techweek Detroit summit to discuss different ways technology can enhance municipal operations.


Exercise and outdoor tech are among the popular items at the new Verizon Wireless store in Rochester Hills. (By Edward Cardenas)

Exercise And Outdoor Tech Popular Items This Spring (Video)

The change in season and melting of the snow in Metro Detroit is leading to increased interest exercise-related technology.


Navigating an un-plowed neighborhood street on Warren's north side. (credit: Marisa Fusinski/WWJ)

Verizon Wireless Powers Through Winter Storm

Verizon Wireless weathered Monday’s snowstorm and continued to serve customers through planning and preparation.

CBS Detroit–02/03/2015

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Verizon Named Top Mobile Carrier In Detroit

Root Metrics has named Verizon Wireless the top mobile carrier in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–01/21/2015

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Verizon Connects With Consumers With Freebies The Day Before Thanksgiving

Verizon Wireless has teamed up with a variety companies to provide a number of offers including free WiFi, magazines and other content on the day before Thanksgiving.

CBS Detroit–11/12/2014