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Verizon Wireless Offers Free PDA And Smartphone Workshops in Roseville, Minnesota

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September 8, 2008

Karen Smith
Karen.Smith@VerizonWireless.com
763-595-2511Matt Lindstrom
Matt@mcfarlandcahill.com
612-724-3701

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Verizon Wireless is offering two free PDA (personal data assistant) and smartphone workshops for residents of the Roseville area this month. The complimentary classes will be held at the Verizon Wireless Communications Store located at 2325 Fairview Ave. N. on Sept. 16 and Sept. 27 from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

The popular class, “20 Things Your PDA Can Do For You,” is geared to help wireless phone users get the most out of their PDAs by learning about its functions and features. Some of the topics covered include text messaging, address book synchronization, email, Internet browsing, setting up speed dial, camera use, pairing Bluetooth devices and changing ringtones.

The free, in-store classes are open to Verizon Wireless customers and other PDA users (all brands/models welcome). The events fill up quickly and seating is limited. Individuals who do not yet have a PDA or smartphone but would like to learn more about these devices are welcome to attend a class.

Reservations are suggested and can be made online at http://workshop.wds.vzw.com.  For additional questions call the Roseville store at 651-638-1917. Additional store information is available online at www.verizonwireless.com.  

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 68.7 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 70,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, go to: 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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