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Master Multitasker: DROID Smartphones From Verizon Wireless Run The Apps You Want Simultaneously

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June 2, 2010

Debra Lewis
Debra.Lewis@VerizonWireless.com
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BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Do you ever need to tackle more than one thing at a time? DROID does. All of the devices in Verizon Wireless’ family of Android smartphones – with the constantly evolving Android platform – can run multiple applications simultaneously, making multitasking simple for customers.

The number of Android smartphones from Verizon Wireless continues to grow, with five currently available – DROID by Motorola, DROID ERIS™ by HTC, Motorola DEVOUR™, DROID Incredible by HTC, and LG Ally™. The ever-expanding Android Market™ is also constantly growing, now with more than 38,000 cool apps that customers can use every day or once in a while. This week’s highlighted apps include:

  • Qik Video Camera allows customers to record and share video with friends and family via their favorite social networks, including Facebook®, Twitter and YouTube.
  • Mediafly Video + Audio Podcasts offers high-quality video streams of popular channels, including NBC and ESPN, and gives customers a way to organize and discover their podcasts and audio, video and radio streams.
  • TuneWiki Social Media Player shows subtitled lyrics as customers listen to music, watch music videos or stream songs.
  • Twitter, the official Android app, allows customers to tweet; send direct messages; share photos, videos and links; search; and more.
  • Dropbox allows customers to create a Dropbox folder on their Android devices, which they can sync to their computers to browse and share files.
  • Mint.com Personal Finance is the top financial management app. Customers can view all of their accounts in one place, set budgets, track their spending and find personalized savings.

For more information on Android devices from Verizon Wireless, visit a Verizon Wireless Communications Store, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or go to www.verizonwireless.com.

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Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable and largest wireless voice and 3G data network, serving nearly 93 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 81,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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