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2022
June
22,
2022
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (June 22, 2022) UScellular and Ericsson today announced that they have begun 5G testing at altitude using drone technology. These tests are the first of their kind with UScellular’s 5G network and lay the groundwork for future use cases of ce...
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June
21,
2022
| 17:30 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO – (June 22, 2022) – According to a recent UScellular survey[1] to uncover usage trends, attitudes and habits of Gen Z and millennial smartphone consumers, the age when kids get their first phone is holding steady. Both parents and non-parents...
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June
21,
2022
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (June 21, 2022) – Grab a smartphone and find the best lighting because June 21 is National Selfie Day. To help celebrate, UScellular is offering helpful tips to capture shareable selfies.  Self-portraits have come a long way since the first c...
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June
16,
2022
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (June 16, 2022) –UScellular has listened to its customers and is helping ensure that staying connected does not need to be one of their worries during these difficult times. Beginning today, new and upgrade-eligible current customers can get ...
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June
10,
2022
| 23:18 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (June 10, 2022) – According the National Weather Service, the ongoing drought in the western U.S. will contribute to a busy fire year[1], so it’s more important than ever to be prepared. When preparing for disasters like wildfires, wireless d...
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June
10,
2022
| 23:17 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (June 10, 2022) – According to the National Weather Service, over a typical two-year period, the U.S. coastline is struck by an average of three hurricanes, one of which is classified as a major hurricane.[1] When preparing for disasters like...
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June
01,
2022
| 15:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (June 1, 2022) – UScellular (NYSE: USM) announced today that Sheila Crisostomo has joined the company as vice president of retail sales and operations.In this role, Crisostomo is responsible for UScellular’s efforts to drive growth and perfor...
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June
01,
2022
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (June 1, 2022) – UScellular (NYSE: USM) announced today that Adriana Rios Welton has joined the company as head of legal and government affairs. In this role, she leads UScellular’s regulatory and policy efforts at the state and federal level...
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May
31,
2022
| 18:17 PM Europe/Amsterdam
We applaud the Maine Connectivity Authority’s (MCA) innovative thinking as they seek to bring broadband service to the hardest-to-reach areas of rural Maine through their Jumpstart Connectivity Initiative. Internet access is an essential element of l...
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May
27,
2022
| 16:46 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (May 27, 2022) – June is filled with some of the biggest moments of the year, including Father’s Day and high-school and college graduations. With so many highlights to celebrate, finding the perfect gift can be challenging. Luckily, UScellul...
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May
17,
2022
| 22:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
This week the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) released guidelines for the Broadband Equity Access and Deployment (BEAD) program. This latest step in distributing federal funds for broadband development presents an un...
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May
16,
2022
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
National Volunteer Month put a spotlight on the generosity and passion UScellular associates have for giving back to the local community. Our associates showed up in a variety of ways from putting together teddy bears for kids with a newly deployed p...
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May
06,
2022
| 20:13 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (May 6, 2022) — UScellular announced today that all its postpaid and prepaid plans are price protected through 2023. From now through at least December 31, 2023, UScellular has committed to not increase the price on customers’ rate plans, no ...
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May
02,
2022
| 22:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (May 2, 2022)– UScellular, for the third year in a row, has been named to the Forbes list of Best Employers for Diversity. This prestigious award is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranki...
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May
02,
2022
| 22:11 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (May 2, 2022) – In today’s high-tech world, people can do business on their mobile devices from anywhere. National Small Business Week is May 1-7 and a time for small business owners to consider creating an app to have another way for custome...
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May
02,
2022
| 18:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (May 02, 2022) - UScellular has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2022 honor by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Workplaces. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement tec...
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April
28,
2022
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
· UScellular’s Home Internet+ service uses 5G mmWave technology to provide high-speed internet to homes and businesses.· Companies plan to expand service to dozens of more cities throughout 2022.CHICAGO (April 28, 2022) – UScellular, in collaboration...
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April
19,
2022
| 04:52 AM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (April 18, 2022) – Everyone enjoys a thoughtful gift, especially when it’s for Mother’s Day for that special mom. According to a 2021 survey from the National Retail Federation, 83 percent of Americans’ Mother’s Day plans included buying a gi...
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April
18,
2022
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (April 18, 2022) – Earth Day is usually associated with planting trees, cleaning the neighborhood or emptying out that forgotten closet. However, through its device trade-in program, UScellular is offering another way to mark the holiday. Whe...
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April
15,
2022
| 13:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The digital divide is real, and the need for helping American’s stay connected is substantial – especially those in remote and hard-to-reach areas. Connectivity to high-speed internet is essential for economic development and quality of life....
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April
07,
2022
| 18:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Milwaukee, Wis. (April 7, 2022) – In honor of “Milwaukee Day” and the Milwaukee Brewers™ home opener on April 14, UScellular announced that it will give away more than 1,600 tickets to select future Milwaukee Brewers games to the community on April 1...
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April
06,
2022
| 16:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (April 6, 2022) – Two members of UScellular’s officer team recently joined nonprofit boards in their areas. Doug Chambers, executive vice president and chief financial officer and treasurer, has joined the Board of Directors for the Southwest...
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March
22,
2022
| 20:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (March 22, 2022) — Today’s older adults recognize the benefits of technology in maintaining their health, independence, and connection to others. The pandemic has only amplified this adoption of technology, with 61% of adults 65 and older own...
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March
21,
2022
| 13:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Today, UScellular announced the winners of its annual Black History Month Art Contest with Boys & Girls Club of America!For the first time, Boys & Girls Club members were encouraged to create their original pieces of artwork in recognition of influen...
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March
18,
2022
| 18:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The start of spring is synonymous with cleaning and decluttering a home, garage or any area that may need a refresh. For many this includes washing windows, organizing closets and rearranging spaces. UScellular is reminding individuals that it’s also...
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March
14,
2022
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (March 14, 2022) — According to a recent UScellular survey, almost half of students agree that pursuing a degree/career in a STEM-related field would be too costly or too difficult.After further exploration into barriers, the survey revealed ...
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March
11,
2022
| 23:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (March 11, 2022) – UScellular will offer the powerful iPhone SE with exceptional capabilities and performance at an incredible price, sophisticated alpine green iPhone 13 Pro and stunning green iPhone 13, and the powerful and versatile iPad A...
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March
10,
2022
| 08:00 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Chicago (March 10, 2022) - UScellular’s Nancy Fratzke was presented with a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Woman of the Year in Customer Service category in the 16th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer...
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March
07,
2022
| 20:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
DES MOINES, Iowa (March 7, 2022) – To support residents who may be impacted by the tornadoes in Iowa this weekend, UScellular is waiving overage charges for voice, text and data through March 11 in the areas of:CharitonCarlisleNorwalkPleasant HillRun...
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February
16,
2022
| 22:37 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Internet access is one of the most important indicators of success for youth. In October of last year, UScellular announced a commitment to help close the digital divide for youth by launching After School Access Project. Through this initiative, the...
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