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“Speed Up Your Game” with a Somos Verizon FiOS Twitter Party Wednesday, Feb 27

Being Latino wants to know if you’ve got game, and if you do, does your game have speed? We want to help you reach your maximum gaming and Internet speed and we know just how to do that: by throwing a Somos Verizon FiOSSpeed Up Your Game” Twitter Party. Not only will we be chatting about America’s fastest*, most consistent and most reliable Internet, but also about gaming, websites and all things tech! Come geek out with us like you always do and not only will you gain some great tips and knowledge but you will also have a chance to win some amazing prizes. Don’t believe us? Check out what we’ll be giving away:

• 12-Month Xbox LIVE Gold Membership ($59.96)
• Mad Catz MC2 Racing Wheel and Pedals for Xbox 360 ($79.86)
• Xbox 360 4GB Nike+ Kinect Bundle ($249.96)
• Xbox 360 4GB Console ($199.00)
• Xbox 360 4GB Kinect Bundle with Kinect Adventures and Disneyland Adventures ($299.00)

So what are you waiting for? RSVP and come chat with us as we talk gaming and the Internet, and totally geek out!
*Reprinted from with permission. © 2012 Ziff Davis, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Party Details:
What: Verizon FiOS “Speed Up Your Game” Twitter Party
When: Wednesday, February 27, 2013
9 – 10 p.m. (EST) / 8 – 9 p.m. (CST) / 7 – 8 p.m. (MST) / 6 – 7 p.m. (PST)
Where: Twitter Hashtag: #SomosFiOS

Who to Follow:
Panelists: @ramonbnuezjr, @RemingtonsWorld, @BrenHerrera,@franklogic,@PinkGuayoyo, @CapicuCulture
Moderators: @BeingLatino
Brand: @SomosFiOS

Hurry up, save the date and RSVP for a chance to win one of these prizes. We can’t wait to chat with you and party!!

Rules: For the official rules, please click HERE

Don’t forget to Like the SomosFiOS Verizon Facebook page and follow them on Twitter!

Verizon is committed to the Hispanic community and provides tools and services to demonstrate its pledge, such as: Spanish-language programming, bilingual Facebook and Twitter sites and a Hispanic Scholarship Fund partnership. Verizon FiOS TV is the provider with the most Spanish-language channels* and FiOS is America’s fastest,** most consistent and most reliable Internet.

Verizon FiOS, an all fiber-optic based network that delivers the fastest, most consistent, and most reliable broadband connection available in America, offers home communications (Internet, telephone, and television) service in parts of 12 states and the District of Columbia.

Verizon has received top ratings in major studies and from a leading national consumer magazine among cable television and Internet service providers. With bundles available to suit your needs, FiOS TV offers over 580 channels, including more than 150 HD channels. The FiOS network of Verizon surpassed 17.6 million premises at year-end 2012.

At the end of 2012, the company had a total of 5.4 million FiOS Internet customers and 4.7 million FiOS TV customers. FiOS Internet penetration reached 37.3 percent at the end of fourth-quarter 2012. In the same period, FiOS TV penetration reached 33.3 percent.

* Based on online channel lineups as of 12/15/12
**Source: Reprinted from with permission. © 2012 Ziff Davis, Inc. All Rights Reserved

About Adriana Villavicencio

Dr. Adriana Villavicencio is the youngest child of Ecuadorian immigrants. She has moved 29 times in her life, taking her on a journey from California to Bangalore, India, and New York City, where she recently earned a Ph.D. in Education Leadership and works as a Research Associate at New York University. An avid traveler, Adriana has collected experiences in four different continents and 16 different countries. But as a former high school English teacher, some of her fondest memories are those of her brilliant and brilliantly funny students in Brooklyn and Oakland. Adriana has contributed to several publications including the Daily News and, and is a managing editor for the Journal of Equity in Education. She earned a B.A. in English and an M.A. in English Education at Columbia University, and currently serves on the board of Columbia’s Latino Alumni Association (LAACU). She enjoys scary movies with red vines, Sauvignon Blanc, and her Maltese dog, Napoleon.

To learn more about Adriana’s education consulting company, please visit

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author and should not be understood to be shared by Being Latino, Inc.


  1. Christina says:

    Sounds so exciting! Can’t wait!!

  2. Natalie L. says:

    Sounds like a fun party

  3. This party sounds GREAT – Can’t Wait!
    Janis @MommyBlogExpert

  4. Melissa E says:

    @americngirrrl EXCITED to PARTY!!

  5. @mommyn3beez says:

    @mommyn3beez I’ll be there!

  6. Kristen says:

    Always love your parties!! Really hope I can join you!

  7. It’s Xbox madness!

  8. Jessica says:

    I’m confused I rsvp by following the moderators? If not how do I rsvp?

  9. Cassandra Eastman says:

    Looking forward to the party! @eastman520

  10. limitedruboi says:

    Can’t wait for all this XBOX giveaways

  11. RSVP.. AWESOME PARTY! Can’t wait!! Going to be FUN!! THANK YOU ALL! and GOOD LUCK TO ALL!

  12. Suzanne Duvall says:

    Ready to party! @suzyduvall

  13. @harrietstopknot can’t wait!

  14. @mrs_fuglington happily rsvp’ing

  15. Suzanne C says:

    Sounds like fun! :)

  16. Yolanda Flores says:

    I’m in!

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