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Free device workshop offered in Bangor

By Kelly Cioe on Sept. 01, 2016, at 3:03 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 33 Mid Mall Boulevard, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-5218; uscellular.com BANGOR –U.S. Cellular will hold a free device workshop 8-9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at 33 Mid Mall Boulevard. To RSVP, call the store at 942-5218. it …
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GOING MOBILE: WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY FOR BUSINESS OWNERS

By Kelly Cioe on Aug. 29, 2016, at 11:24 a.m.
MAINE (August 29, 2016) – Mobile technology has revolutionized and transformed businesses. Tech-savvy business owners have become increasingly reliant on devices such as the iPad Air 2 and the Samsung Galaxy S7 to increase productivity and profitability, while staying connected with customers and employees. In fact, a recent report predicts …
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Mobile wallets offer safety and convenience.

U.S. Cellular Helps Customers Set Up Convenient Payments on the Go

By Kelly Cioe on Aug. 03, 2016, at 10:40 a.m.
Forty-five percent of smartphone owners would rather live without their wallets than their smartphones, according to a recent U.S. Cellular consumer survey*. In fact, 65 percent report never leaving home without them. Now that making a payment is as simple as a phone tap, there is no need to carry …
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U.S. CELLULAR ADDS NEW CELL SITE TO INCREASE WIRELESS NETWORK COVERAGE IN HARRINGTON

By Kelly Cioe on Aug. 03, 2016, at 10:31 a.m.
U.S. Cellular (NYSE: USM) continues to invest in its high-quality network with a new cell site in Harrington. The site will increase U.S. Cellular’s coverage in the towns of Harrington, Columbia, Columbia Falls, and Addison and is one of more than 400 sites U.S. Cellular has built across the state. …
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A recent U.S. Cellular survey1 reveals the very people who get upset with others’ cellphone etiquette breaches may be just as guilty of the same offenses they are most annoyed by. These findings serve as a reminder to all users to be mindful of their own cellphone etiquette.

U.S. Cellular Provides Etiquette Advice in July for National Cellphone Courtesy Month

By Kelly Cioe on July 05, 2016, at 12:53 p.m.
MAINE (July 5, 2016) – With wireless devices more prevalent than ever, National Cellphone Courtesy Month provides an opportunity for smartphone users to reevaluate their “mobile manners” and ensure they’re aware of common etiquette tips. A recent U.S. Cellular survey1 reveals the very people who get upset with others’ cellphone …
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Learn How to Take Better Pictures With Your Smartphone Before Your Summer Vacation

By Kelly Cioe on June 29, 2016, at 3:17 p.m.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 33 Mid Mall Boulevard, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-5218; uscellular.com With summer here and the kids out of school, more people will be reaching in their pockets and using their smartphones to capture vacation memories and everyday …
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U.S. CELLULAR PROVIDING ADDITIONAL WIRELESS CAPACITY AT BANGOR WATERFRONT CONCERT SERIES

By Kelly Cioe on June 22, 2016, at 9:37 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine (June 20, 2016) – As the community prepares for the influx of visitors for the Bangor Waterfront Concert Series, U.S. Cellular (NYSE: USM) is equipped to accommodate the spike in demand for wireless access around the grounds. Since the majority of attendees will be relying on their smartphones …
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U.S. Cellular Offers Tips for Raising Digitally Responsible Citizens

By Kelly Cioe on June 01, 2016, at 9:54 a.m.
The Internet can be intimidating with headlines about hackers, cyberbullying and phishing scams. June is National Internet Safety Month, giving parents the opportunity to talk to their kids about these issues and the importance of safe Internet use. According to a 2015 Pew Research Center study, 92 percent of teens …
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LET YOUR SMARTPHONE FREE YOUR MIND THIS SUMMER

By Kelly Cioe on June 01, 2016, at 9:53 a.m.
Saturday, June 18, 2016 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 33 Mid Mall Boulevard, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-5218; uscellular.com The carefree days of summer are coming. To enjoy the summer months and free up your mind about day-to-day tasks or upcoming trips, why not turn to …
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Learn How to Use Your Smartphone for Summer Travel Preparation

By Kelly Cioe on May 02, 2016, at 2:33 p.m.
Saturday, May 28, 2016 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 33 Mid Mall Boulevard, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-5218; uscellular.com With summer quickly approaching, it means warmer weather, more outdoor activities and travel with family and friends. U.S. Cellular associates want to help you prepare for fun …
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Learn How to Use Your Smartphone for Summer Travel Preparation

By Kelly Cioe on May 02, 2016, at 2:32 p.m.
Saturday, May 21, 2016 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 403 Wilson Street, Brewer, Maine For more information: 207-989-3291; uscellular.com With summer quickly approaching, it means warmer weather, more outdoor activities and travel with family and friends. U.S. Cellular associates want to help you prepare for fun under …
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SPRING CLEANING: TIDY UP WIRELESS DEVICES

By Kelly Cioe on April 07, 2016, at 10:09 a.m.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 33 Mid Mall Boulevard, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-5218; uscellular.com Now that spring is in full swing, people tackle closets, basements, garages and attics to check off tasks from their seasonal cleaning list. It’s also an ideal …
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SPRING CLEANING: TIDY UP WIRELESS DEVICES

By Kelly Cioe on April 07, 2016, at 10:07 a.m.
Saturday, April 16, 2016 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 403 Wilson Street, Brewer, Maine For more information: 207-989-3291; uscellular.com Now that spring is in full swing, people tackle closets, basements, garages and attics to check off tasks from their seasonal cleaning list. It’s also an ideal time …
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U.S. Cellular has named Jonathan Isacco store manager for the Bangor store at 33 Bangor Mall Boulevard.

Cell phone store in Bangor hires new manager

By Kelly Cioe on March 28, 2016, at 10:31 a.m.
BANGOR — U.S. Cellular announced that it has named Jonathan Isacco store manager for its store at 33 Bangor Mall Boulevard. Isacco leads store associates to help customers get the exact plan and device to meet their needs and show them how wireless technology can simplify and enhance their life …
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U.S. Cellular Launches 2nd Annual “Community Connections” Program

By Kelly Cioe on March 23, 2016, at 9:59 a.m.
MAINE (March 15, 2016) – U.S. Cellular announced today that it is continuing its “Community Connections” program for the second consecutive year to support local youth organizations. Last year, the company sponsored more than 700 school groups and youth sports teams through a partnership with Pear, an online platform that …
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U.S. Cellular highlights 2015 statewide investments in Maine

By Kelly Cioe on Feb. 17, 2016, at 1:04 p.m.
MAINE (Feb. 17, 2016) – U.S. Cellular continued to invest in the wireless experience for its customers in 2015 with upgrades to its network and store environment throughout Maine. Nationwide, the wireless company now covers 99 percent of its customers with a 4G LTE network to help consumers and businesses …
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U.S. Cellular Will Host Free Device Workshop in the Bangor Area to Get Your Finances Fitter

By Kelly Cioe on Jan. 04, 2016, at 3:06 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 33 Mid Mall Boulevard, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-5218; uscellular.com Many people’s New Year’s Resolutions involve getting in shape, slimming down and getting healthy, but what if it’s your budget that needs to go on a diet? …
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U.S. Cellular Will Host Free Device Workshop in the Bangor Area to Get Your Finances Fitter

By Kelly Cioe on Jan. 04, 2016, at 3:05 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 403 Wilson Street, Brewer, Maine For more information: 207-989-3291; uscellular.com Many people’s New Year’s Resolutions involve getting in shape, slimming down and getting healthy, but what if it’s your budget that needs to go on a diet? If …
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SIMPLIFY THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH YOUR SMARTPHONE

By Kelly Cioe on Nov. 30, 2015, at 1:40 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 33 Mid Mall Boulevard, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-5218; uscellular.com In the midst of the holiday season, planning and staying in touch with loved ones can be challenging. This year, 62 percent of smartphone owners are using …
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SIMPLIFY THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH YOUR SMARTPHONE

By Kelly Cioe on Nov. 30, 2015, at 1:39 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 403 Wilson Street, Brewer, Maine For more information: 207-989-3291; uscellular.com In the midst of the holiday season, planning and staying in touch with loved ones can be challenging. This year, 62 percent of smartphone owners are using mobile …