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2024
March
04,
2024
| 18:53 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (MARCH 4, 2024) – How do you organize a solar eclipse party? You have to “planet” of course! On April 8, a total solar eclipse will cross over North America with 13 states from Texas to Maine directly in the path of totality. The next total s...
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February
26,
2024
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (February 26, 2024) – Today, UScellular revealed the winners of its annual Black History Month Art Contest with Boys & Girls Clubs of America.Public voting for the finalists’ art was available online, and the winning artists from each Club we...
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February
22,
2024
| 18:06 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Feb. 22, 2024) The UScellular network is operating normally and not experiencing an outage. We are however aware of a disruption that could be impacting UScellular customers attempting to roam on or call customers of another carrier. About U...
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February
20,
2024
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (February 20, 2024) – UScellular is continuing to foster healthy relationships with technology by encouraging people to participate in Global Day of Unplugging on Friday, March 1. To help build awareness, the company is partnering with actres...
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January
25,
2024
| 13:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Jan. 25, 2024) Customers currently enrolled in the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) need to be aware that the program may end in April if Congress does not approve additional funding. This means that bills can increase by as much as $30...
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January
17,
2024
| 19:01 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Jan. 17, 2024) – Preorders are now open at UScellular for the Samsung Galaxy S24 Series, the first Galaxy AI Smartphone. Customers can preorder online at uscellular.com or in UScellular retail stores, and all devices will be available for pu...
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January
12,
2024
| 15:51 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Jan. 12, 2024) – With temperatures dropping, UScellular wants to inform the public of the potential impact extreme cold temperatures can have on smartphones. According to the wireless carrier, it is the lithium-ion batteries in smartphones a...
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January
11,
2024
| 19:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Jan. 11, 2024) – UScellular and Boys & Girls Clubs of America have announced the return of their annual Black History Month Art Contest. The contest began in 2008 at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Virginia and has since grown to include...
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January
03,
2024
| 18:07 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Jan. 2, 2024) – To help connect family, friends and loved ones, UScellular is offering customers free calls to Japan from the United States. From January 1 through February 1, 2024, any outbound calls made to Japan will have no international...
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January
02,
2024
| 22:39 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Jefferson City, Mo. (Jan. 2, 2024) – UScellular has been awarded $2.1 million to build four cell sites in the second round of grants from the Missouri Cell Towers Grant Program. With the $5.8 million awarded in the first round, the company has receiv...
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2023
December
21,
2023
| 21:39 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As workers continue efforts to restore power and begin recovery for Mainers impacted by Monday’s heavy rainfall and high winds, UScellular is donating $15,000 between two Maine chapters of the American Red Cross: the Central and Mid Coast Maine Chapt...
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December
06,
2023
| 23:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
This holiday season, UScellular is giving back to the local community organizations with donations of items worth up to $5,000 as part of its “Gift of Connection” program. Donations of sporting goods, art supplies, food and musical equipment to 40 no...
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November
28,
2023
| 21:27 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Nov. 28, 2023) – Today, UScellular was recognized by Seramount in its sixth annual Inclusion Index. The Inclusion Index provides organizations metrics needed to understand trends and opportunities in demographic representation, creates a roa...
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November
28,
2023
| 01:39 AM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (November 27, 2023) – For the 2023/2024 college athletic season, UScellular is partnering with 23 student-athletes on Name, Image and Likeness (NIL) deals. The company is working with student-athletes at eight universities, including Universi...
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November
14,
2023
| 20:18 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Lincoln, Neb. (Nov. 14, 2023) – UScellular has been awarded nearly $3.5 million from the Nebraska Universal Service Fund Wireless (NUSF) Fund Program to bring reliable, wireless connectivity to parts of Nebraska that are currently underserved. With t...
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November
13,
2023
| 21:06 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Spectrum is a key component to bridging the digital divide and ensuring the United States' leadership on the world stage. We are encouraged by the efforts of the administration and NTIA in creating a National Spectrum Strategy, and we look forward to...
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November
09,
2023
| 17:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Nov. 9, 2023) – The holiday shopping season is quickly approaching and if your loved ones’ wish lists are filled with tech products, you are certainly not alone. A recent Mastercard study found that electronic spending is predicted to see a ...
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November
03,
2023
| 18:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Nov. 3, 2023) - The holiday shopping season is quickly approaching and if your loved ones’ wish lists are filled with tech products, you are certainly not alone. In fact, according to a recent Mastercard study, electronic spending is predict...
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October
25,
2023
| 23:22 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Oct. 23, 2023) – To help connect family, friends and loved ones, UScellular is offering customers free calls to Israel and Palestinian Territories from the United States. From October 7, 2023 through January 5, 2024, any outbound calls made ...
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October
25,
2023
| 16:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Jefferson City, Mo. (Oct. 25, 2023) – UScellular has been awarded more than $5.8 million from the Missouri Cell Towers Grant Program to enhance mobile and in-home connectivity in several counties across the state.The Missouri Cell Towers Grant Progra...
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October
23,
2023
| 20:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
 CHICAGO (October 23, 2023) – UScellular is installing an advanced 5G private cellular network solution to enhance the Ignition Center connectivity capabilities at KPMG LLP’s Chicago headquarters. This collaboration creates an innovative digital lab ...
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October
19,
2023
| 22:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Oct. 19, 2023) – UScellular recently donated more than $40,000 to seven nonprofit organizations across the country through an employee-led campaign, helping celebrate the company's 40th anniversary by elevating the mission-driven work of its...
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October
10,
2023
| 15:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Oct. 10, 2023) – UScellular will open preorders for the new motorola razr on Oct. 12. Customers can preorder online at uscellular.com or in stores, and the phone will be available for purchase on Oct. 19.For a limited time, new UScellular cu...
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October
09,
2023
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (October 9, 2023) – Today, UScellular announced the winners of its 2023 Hispanic Heritage Art Contest with Boys & Girls Clubs of America.
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October
04,
2023
| 18:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (October 4, 2023) – UScellular is now offering preorders for the Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro, the latest all-pro phones engineered by Google. Customers can order the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro online at uscellular.com or at a UScellular retai...
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October
04,
2023
| 01:01 AM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Oct. 3, 2023) – UScellular is launching the Samsung Galaxy S23 FE, Galaxy Tab S9 FE, Galaxy Buds FE in stores and online at uscellular.com this month. The Tab S9 FE and Buds FE will be available on Oct. 5, and the Galaxy S23 FE will be avail...
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October
03,
2023
| 13:01 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Chicago (Oct. 3, 2023) – Fast Company announced today its third annual Brands That Matter list, honoring brands – including UScellular – that communicate and demonstrate brand purpose. These companies and nonprofits have built cultural relevance and ...
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September
26,
2023
| 16:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Sept. 26, 2023) – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will conduct a national test of the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) on Oct. 4, 2023*. This...
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September
19,
2023
| 19:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Sept. 19, 2023) – UScellular leaders are speaking at MWC Las Vegas, North America’s largest and most influential connectivity event. In panel discussions on Sept. 26 and 27, UScellular experts will share their insights on a variety of import...
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September
19,
2023
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CHICAGO (Sept. 19, 2023) – UScellular is partnering with YWCA USA to update their TechGYRLS® Curriculum for a planned launch in 2024.  The company announced a $100,000 grant today to support the update to the curriculum that will help to reach more y...
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