July 17, 2020
America’s Wireless Companies Respond to COVID-19: July 17th Update .
The wireless industry continues to provide resources for customers, students and small business to navigate the ongoing pandemic. Here are some of the ways wireless companies lent a virtual hand this week:
- AT&T Business will launch a new webinar series ‘Business Unusual, Big Ideas for Small Business ‘ hosted by Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran on July 22 to share business expertise with small businesses struggling from the pandemic.
- Verizon announced Citizen Verizon, a new initiative to address pressing societal issues through action in an effort to continue to support its customers, employees, stakeholders and society amid the global COVID-19 pandemic.
- Ericsson is exploring how edge computing can enable enterprise business and consumers as homes have transformed into online schools, remote workplaces and entertainment centers in the wake of COVID-19.
- Qualcomm donated 900 personal computers to students in San Diego to enhance the accessibility of remote learning.
Now more than ever, wireless is playing a critical role in keeping us connected to our family and friends, our jobs, our schools and our communities, and we are proud of our members and the industry for their tireless efforts in these trying times. We will continue to share our members’ stories here and on the CTIA website.
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