Race fans can follow all the action on the track with the IndyCar 15 app. (Source: Verizon Wireless)

App Brings IndyCar Racing From The Track To Mobile Devices

Race fans can follow the action on the track today at the Indianapolis 500, and the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix next week, on the IndyCar 15 app.

CBS Detroit–05/24/2015


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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Android Powered Smartwatch To Be Available In May

A smart watch powered by Android Wear, which can run on Wi-Fi networks, is now available for order online.

CBS Detroit–04/30/2015

Mark Emerick, director of Verizon's Michigan network operations, discusses the features of the Verizon Switch facility. (By Edward Cardenas)

Steel Roof, Reinforced Walls, Layers Of Security Protect Verizon Wireless Switch Facility [VIDEO]

Verizon Wireless opened one of its switch facilities – which connects phone calls and data transmissions for its customer – for the first time Monday.

CBS Detroit–03/23/2015

Will Power attended a Verizon press event at the North American International Auto Show.  (By Edward Cardenas)

Auto Show Gives Attendees Preview Of Detroit Grand Prix (Video)

The Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix has a presence at the North American International Auto Show with an exhibit and race cars on display.

CBS Detroit–01/21/2015

Erik Goldman, president of Verizon Telematics, is joined by Indy Car champion Will Power to introduce Verizon Vehicle. (By Edward Cardenas)

Verizon Debuts New Connected Vehicle Service At Auto Show

Verizon unveiled a new connected-vehicle service Tuesday at the North American International Auto Show. Verizon Vehicle is expected to be available on later this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

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Troy High School Students Compete In National App Challenge

A student team from Troy High School is one of 90 middle and high school teams that were named Best in State in the third Verizon Innovative App Challenge.


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Verizon Launches Statewide Wireless Phone Drive To Benefit Domestic Violence Victims

Verizon Wireless has kicked off a statewide effort to collect wireless phones and tablets that are no longer being used, which will then be used to assist domestic violence victims.

CBS Detroit–10/12/2014

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Wireless Companies Add More Data To Plans

AT&T and Verizon are offering double the data for the same price on some plans in October.

CBS Detroit–10/06/2014

Apple released details of the new, larger iPhone 6. (Source: Apple)

Carriers Prepare To Take iPhone 6 Orders

Consumers can start pre-ordering the Apple iPhone 6, and 6 Plus, Friday.

CBS Detroit–09/11/2014