Keep Calm, I’m A Verizon Insider!
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What’s a Verizon Insider, you ask? We are a collective of influencers, bloggers, photographers from the northeast U.S. region selected to share our Verizon Wireless mobile and social media experiences online.
On March 29th – Verizon Wireless held kickoff event welcoming the group of curated ‘Verizon Voices’ to New York City. During the day-long event, we were introduced to the latest mobile applications, smart accessories and learned more about several social initiatives from Verizon. Did you know that being a Verizon Wireless customer has its’ perks? Check out a few of my favorite Verizon mobile apps and smartphone accessories highlighted during the kickoff event below.
Redbox Instant: Currently available in open beta, Redbox Instant by Verizon offers unlimited movie streaming for as little as $8 per month. The movies available are streamable on a Mac/PC or though a mobile device such as the iPhone/iPod touch, and iPad.
Verizon Message: Verizon Messages integrated messaging service works with your Android smartphone, PC, or iPad/ Android tablet. Send and receive text and multimedia messages from your phone, tablet or the web using your Verizon Wireless phone number & ensure that you’ll never miss a message again.
The Samsung Universal Battery Pack is the perfect companion for heavy users of smartphones or tablets who constantly find themselves running out of battery away from an outlet. Capable of charging a tablet or smartphone, this versatile charger can store up to 9000mAh of battery life, providing over 1 full charge for your tablet, 2 to 3 full charges on smartphones and even more on basic cell phones. (Full review coming soon on DivasandDorks.com)
Jawbone UP™ is a system that takes a holistic approach to a healthy lifestyle. The wristband tracks your movement and sleep in the background. The app displays your data, lets you add things like meals and mood, and delivers insights that keep you moving forward. (Full review coming soon on DivasandDorks.com)
In addition to learning about some of the exciting applications and Verizon initiatives, all of the Verizon Insider bloggers were gifted the new Blackberry Z10 from Verizon Wireless! (Full unboxing and review coming soon on DivasandDorks.com)
Not too long ago, I shared my mobile makeover journey using the Samsung Galaxy Note 2. From mastering multitasking functions on the device to outfitting it in the most fashionable accessories I could find. Now, as a Verizon Insider, I look forward to sharing many more mobile experiences as well as discovering how Verizon Wireless can make my mobile life (and yours) a little bit easier everyday.
Disclosure: Please note that I often tweet using #VZWBuzz – VZWBuzz tweets include a 24/7 conversation and a Friday mobile lifestyle Twitter chat with an emphasis on providing information and education about devices, apps and tools useful to consumers. While the hash tag is sponsored by Verizon Wireless, the opinions I express tagged #VZWBuzz are my own.