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Video Available: Verizon Wireless And Motorola Executive Sound Bites On The New DROID By Motorola

Photos Also Available

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October 27, 2009

Tom Pica
Thomas.Pica@VerizonWireless.com
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BASKING RIDGE, NJ — WHO:
Verizon Wireless, the company with the nation’s largest and most reliable wireless voice and 3G network

WHAT:
Video and images of the DROID by Motorola are currently available, including:

  • Video featuring John Stratton, executive vice president and chief marketing officer for Verizon Wireless, and Sanjay Jha, co-chief executive officer of Motorola and chief executive officer of Motorola Mobile Devices, discussing the new DROID by Motorola
  • A video demonstration of the DROID by Motorola
  • Photos of the device, including Stratton and Jha with the DROID by Motorola

Additional video, including customer comments about the new device, will be posted later today

WHERE:
In the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia  

The video demonstration of the DROID by Motorola can also be viewed on the Verizon Wireless YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/user/VerizonWirelessTV  

WHEN:
Available now

BACKGROUND:
Verizon Wireless, the company with the nation’s largest and most reliable wireless voice and 3G network, and Motorola, Inc., a pioneer in the mobile industry, today unveiled the DROID by Motorola, the first smartphone powered by Android™ 2.0. Featuring high-speed Web browsing, voice-activated search, customizable large screen, access to thousands of Android applications and hundreds of widgets and the best 3G mobile network in the country, the DROID by Motorola arrives on Nov. 6. To learn more about the DROID by Motorola, visit http://www.verizonwireless.com/news/article/2009/10/pr2009-10-27.html.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable and largest wireless voice and 3G data network, serving 89 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 85,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: 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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