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2 hrs ago | Journal of the San Juans

CenturyLink faces $173K in fines for November outage

Left; state Sen. Kevin Ranker, D-Orcas Island, joins David Danner and Phillip Jones of the state Utilities and Transportation Commission, at a Dec. 8 investigation in the November telecomm outage, in Friday Harbor.


Related Topix: Qwest, Savvis, Telecom, CenturyTel, Friday Harbor, WA, San Juan County, WA

6 hrs ago | Benzinga

How To Profit From The Internet Of Things

The answer is the burgeoning Internet of Things , in which seemingly ordinary objects are interconnected in order to automate everyday tasks.


Related Topix: Comcast, Apple, Startups, IBM, Google, WebMD

11 hrs ago | Light Reading

CenturyLink Launches Private Cloud Services in 57 Data Centers

CenturyLink, Inc. today announced the availability of CenturyLink Private Cloud, a new cloud service that delivers the agility and innovation of public cloud but with the physical isolation, dedicated hardware and security standards that many large enterprises require.


Related Topix: Qwest, Savvis, Telecom, CenturyTel

15 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

Raycom Media, WAVE 3 negotiating with DirecTV

At WAVE 3, nothing is more important to us than providing Kentuckiana with the very best in local news and weather, along with your favorite NBC programming.


Related Topix: Directv

15 hrs ago | Business Journal

The Take: AT&T scrutinized over special access and SeaWorld drops its appeal

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is moving ahead with plans to collect data on special access services provided by major telecommunications companies like AT&T and Verizon.


Related Topix: Telecom, ATT, Business News, Federal Communications Commission

18 hrs ago | Benzinga

5 Improvements Cable Needs To Survive

"That's been the industry trend," Albert Fried & Company analyst Rich Tullo told Benzinga.


Related Topix: Netflix, Startups, AMC Entertainment, Universal Studios, thePlatform, Comcast

22 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Cupertino to get super-fast broadband service

AT&T is set to announce Wednesday it will bring super-fast broadband service, dubbed GigaPower, to Apple's hometown.


Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Telecom, Versant, ATT, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Business Journal

a Why AT&T is 'significantly' investing in Gigapower expansion

AT&T Inc. is making a "significant investment" in expanding its U-verse with AT&T Gigapower program across 100 markets including Dallas, said Hardmon Williams , AT&T's vice president and general manager for North Texas.


Related Topix: AT&T, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant, Dallas, TX


Netflix is now paying Time Warner Cable for direct access and faster streams

Netflix, the online streaming giant, has signed a paid peering deal with Time Warner Cable, meaning that it now has deals with the four biggest U.S. ISPs.


Related Topix: Telecom, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable, Internet Service Providers, Comcast


This app will shut down your phone until you call your mom back

Many teenagers can withstand 10 missed calls from mom without batting an eyelash, but when you take away Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and everything else, most won't last five minutes without calling dear old mom and dad to beg for their freedom back.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Comcast

Broadband Overtakes TV for First Time

For the first time, top U.S. cable firms have more broadband customers than cable TV subscribers, according to published data from the Leichtman Research Group.


Related Topix: Comcast

Seeking Alpha

Time To Sell Both AT&T And Verizon, Dog Fight In Sight

AT&T and Verizon will have no choice but to cut prices as well if they don't want to lose share at a fast pace in the important Q4/iPhone refresh period.


Related Topix: AT&T, Verizon Communications, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Startups, Versant, ATT, iPhone

Portland Tribune

Rose City caught in fast Gig City fight

Portlanders interested in broadband service might be a little confused about what's available or possibly coming to their neighborhoods.


Related Topix: Portland, OR, Qwest, Savvis, Telecom, CenturyTel

Business Journal

Time Warner Cable seeks rezoning to allow for expansion at Charlotte campus

Time Warner Cable is seeking a rezoning that would allow the company to add more than half a million square feet of building area at its southwest Charlotte campus.


Related Topix: Charlotte, NC, Telecom, Time Warner Cable

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Rating Outlook remai... )--Royce Focus Trust : Closing Prices - July 31, 2014 NAV $9.14 MKT $8.26 Total Return Performance Periods ended July 31, 2014 NAV MKT 1 Mon... )--State Street Global Advisors announced today that the SPDRA S&P Biotech ETF received payment as an authorized claimant from a class action settlement ... )--Wells Fargo & ... (more)


Related Topix: Telecom, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable, Royce Value Trust, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Belden, Student Loan Corporation, SLM


at&T U-verse Arrives in Shreveport/Bossier

Shreveport/Bossier residents now have a new choice for their high speed Internet and television services.


Related Topix: AT&T, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant, Shreveport, LA, Wireless, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology


George Strait's Final Concert Airing as Two-Hour Special August 29; Live Album Coming Out Next Month

George Strait 's final concert will air as a two-hour special on CMT Friday, August 29 at 7 p.m. ET.


Related Topix: George Strait, Country, AT&T, Startups, Telecom, Versant, ATT

Business Journal

Jacksonville to get high-speed AT&T fiber-optic network?

Fiber-optic cable is made up of strands of optically pure glass as thin as a human hair that carry digital information at the speed of light over long distances.


Related Topix: Jacksonville, FL, Comcast


The more Fires Amazon lights, the more its flame flickers

Amazon successfully expanded from selling books to just about everything short of houses and cars in the physical world.


Related Topix: Comcast, Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Kindle, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Startups, Apple, iPhone, Ipad, Science / Technology

Business Journal

Icy inclinations: T-Mobile CEO challenges Sprint's Claure

At a T-Mobile call center on Thursday, CEO John Legere challenged Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure, Verizon Wireless CEO Lowell McAdam, and AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson to complete the "Ice Bucket Challenge."


Related Topix: T-Mobile, Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, ATT, Oakland, ME


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