Read breaking news and company announcements on Verizon 4G & 5G wireless networks and Fios (fiber-optics) network build plans.


Verizon continues to lead the industry in third party test results thanks to our relentless focus on innovation and continued investment in our network.

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Verizon opens 5G Experience Labs in Houston and Los Angeles this week giving people a chance to experience the power of 5G first hand.


The City of Boston and Verizon will announce network expansion & investments that will accelerate Boston’s plan to be one of the most technologically advanced cities in the nation.

Right-Sizing Infrastructure Rules for Small Cells Will Make the U.S. 5G Ready

Verizon and its partners Motorola, Samsung and Qualcomm completed the first data transmission on a 5G-upgradeable smartphone on a commercial 5G network

5G Experience Labs

Verizon opened the doors to its first two 5G Experience Labs in Sacramento and Indianapolis on Monday and will open 5G Experience Labs in Houston and Los Angeles on December 3.

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A group of about 20 young fans attending the Sacramento Kings game on Saturday got a glimpse into how 5G technology will change the way we experience live sports


Sacramento Kings and Verizon Demo First Live 360 Virtual Reality Experience for Fans Powered by 5G


Verizon, MassTLC and Ericsson announced the launch of the Verizon 5G Robotics Challenge, an opportunity for Boston-area innovators to create 5G-powered robotics solutions.

Verizon 5G Public Safety

Verizon’s 5G First Responder Lab will give startups and other innovators access to 5G technology to develop, test and refine 5G solutions for public safety.


Verizon and Calix achieved speeds of 8 Gbps using NGPON2 standards on a live fiber network.