This year, we’re thankful for 5G Built Right.

By: Verizon Up To Speed

Today on Up To Speed: Catch our latest 5G ad and get inside the action with AR at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

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Get a sneak peek of our latest spot highlighting engineers and 5G.

In our latest ad, Head of Technology Nicki Palmer sits down with her team of engineers. From city streets and a cell tower to the catwalk at MetLife Stadium, engineers tune in from all over to hear Nicki thank them for their work making sure 5G is built right in 30 different cities by the end of 2019. Check out a preview of the ad in today’s Up To Speed and keep an eye out this Thursday when it goes live.

360 Portal gets you inside the action at the Macy’s Parade.

Ever wondered what’s it like to sit in the grandstands for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade? This Thursday, we will have a 360 AR Portal that will transport parade-goers right to the grandstand. The Portal will be set up in Bryant Park, and all you have to do is tap your phone, scan the floor, and walk through the AR Portal. The Portal experience will also be available in an online format, where viewers can control how they view and focus on all the performers, floats, and balloons.

Make your own custom 5G Built Right video.

As we celebrate one year of 5G, we’re making it possible for you to get in on the 5G pride as well. Check out this website from your mobile device, where you can create and share your own custom 5G video on social media.

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