Verizon expands 3G coverage at Sugarbush Resort, surrounding area

first_imgGovernor Peter Shumlin announced today that Verizon Wireless recently activated a new cell site in Warren that expands wireless voice and 3G data coverage at Sugarbush Resort and the town of Warren, as well as the surrounding areas. The company invested in Washington County to continue to stay ahead of increasing demand for reliable voice and mobile Internet access, moving the state closer to the Governor’s goal of statewide service by the end of 2013. ‘The expansion and improvement of cellular service throughout Vermont is paramount for industry, tourism, safety and our citizens. With the investment in and installation of a new tower to support mobile voice and data, Verizon Wireless has demonstrated the important part that our cellular carriers play in achieving our goals,’ said Gov. Shumlin. ‘This tower is critical to all three- it supports our ski industry and the people who work here; it delivers better service to tourists who travel from around the world to ski at our resorts and expect world class communications, and will help keep our citizens safe throughout the mad river valley.’ Verizon Wireless has invested more than more than $3 billion in its New England network since its inception in 2000, to increase coverage and capacity on behalf of customers. Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest and most reliable 3G network, a company spokeswoman said. ‘We’re appreciative of Governor Shumlin’s recognition of this private investment,’ said Christine Berberich, president of the New England Region for Verizon Wireless.  ‘Today people across Vermont are increasingly relying on wireless tablets, smartphones and apps to stay organized and connected. Our investment in Washington County – and across New England – has kept us ahead of these consumer trends and underscored our belief that any mobile device is only as reliable as the network it runs on.’ Advantages of Expanded 3G Service at Sugarbush ResortVerizon Wireless’ recently expanded 3G data coverage at Sugarbush Resort empowers more customers using tablets, notebook computers or smartphones to:·                    Find and download useful apps ‘ like GPS-enabled maps with turn-by-turn directions·                    Surf the Web to check favorite blogs and read breaking news·                    Harness weather and snow report apps and  download trail maps·                    Share photos and videos, staying connected with family and friends through social networking, from the slopes·                    Work on-the-go with fast file sharing “Visitors to Vermont’s mountains are among the savviest of technophiles,” said Ski Vermont President Parker Riehle. “While they choose our resorts to ‘unplug’ from work and the bustle of their respective cities, they still desire immediate access to media and communications that have become a part of our day to day lives.”Verizon Wireless and Ski Vermont (Vermont Ski Areas Association) recently announced that Verizon Wireless is now the official wireless partner of Ski Vermont. Among other activities, Ski Vermont and Verizon Wireless will coordinate certain Internet, digital and social marketing efforts, work collaboratively to generate earned media, cross promote in printed material, organize events at ski areas and Verizon Wireless’ retail stores, and share access to consumer events and trade shows throughout the Northeast.Source: Governor’s office, 12.9.2011last_img read more

Guardiola sets target for Jesus after brace against Everton

first_img Loading… FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Brazil striker Jesus now has 13 goals this season but Guardiola – who kept first-choice striker Sergio Aguero on the bench – demanded more from the 22-year-old. “He’s a young player, but the way he defended and fought was good,” said Guardiola. “He has to improve and he knows that, but every day he gets better and better. Pep Guardiola said he wants more from Gabriel Jesus – despite the striker’s match-winning double. Jesus scored twice in seven minutes to give Manchester City a hard-fought win that kept them within a point of second-placed Leicester. Promoted Content7 Things That Actually Ruin Your PhoneSome Impressive And Almost Shocking Robots That ExistWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?10 Risky Jobs Some Women DoHere Are The Top 10 Tiniest Mobile Phones On The Planet!9 Iconic Roles That Got Rejected By World Famous ActorsWhat Are The Chances Of An Apocalypse Happening This Century?Can Playing Too Many Video Games Hurt Your Body?Birds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Them7 Universities In The World Where Education Costs Too Much7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe6 Interesting Ways To Make Money With A Dronecenter_img Read Also: Ex-Man City star involved in car crash on New Year’s Day “I’m so delighted about the performance,” said Guardiola. “Being far away from first position, after being champions for the previous two seasons, teams in normal situations give up and can finish seventh or eighth in the table. “Maybe we’re going to finish seventh or eighth in the table, but not because we don’t try. We played so good.” “Sergio is irreplaceable for our fans, for this club, for the best moment in the history of this club, so it’s difficult [for Jesus]. “Sergio’s got one more year here and we need good back-ups. But Sergio and Gabriel have an incredible relationship, they are really good.” Despite trailing leaders Liverpool by 11 points and with a third straight title out of reach, Guardiola wants his players to scrap for every point until the end of the season. “What he’s shown so far in the period he’s here, he’s had ups and downs with his age and with injuries, but he’s been excellent.last_img read more

ICC World Cup Chennai Super Kings official breaks silence on MS Dhoni’s participation in IPL 2020

first_img For all the Latest Sports News News, ICC World Cup News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. Chennai Super Kings finished as runner ups in IPL 2019. MS Dhoni has been the most successful captain in history of IPL. Chennai Super Kings has won two titles.  highlightscenter_img New Delhi: After a defeat against New Zealand in semi-final of ICC World Cup 2019, the men-in-blue are set to travel West Indies for a full series. The participation of Indian skipper Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah looks unclear. However, MS Dhoni’s inclusion still surrounds some questions. With fans eagerly waiting for Dhoni to come out and shut his critics, the Chennai Super Kings official came with a delightful statement for MS Dhoni’s fans. Amidst all the retirement speculation, MS Dhoni is set to lead the CSK in the IPL 2020 as well. A top franchise official confirmed the news while speaking to Mumbai Mirror. “Whatever may be the speculation, he will play for us next year,” he said. This comes as a  news to be heard for the Indian fans as they haven’t seen the end of the legendary cricketer yet.ALSO READ: BCCI official confirms MS Dhoni’s retirement news: ReportsMS Dhoni though is most likely to call it a day as far as his international career is concerned. According to the reports, he is unlikely to be the part of the squad for the upcoming West Indies tour where Team India will play three T20Is, as many ODIs and a couple of Test matches. The likes of Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah are also likely to be rested for the tour while a full strength team will be picked for the Test series.Meanwhile, Virat Kohli’s men are stuck in Manchester due to unavailability to tickets. Virat mentioned in the press conference that he doesn’t have any idea about Dhoni’s retirement plans. last_img read more