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13 min ago | West Australian

Spain's Telefonica in talks to exit Telecom Italia: report

Spain's Telefonica SA is in talks to sell its stake in Telecom Italia in a move that could ease regulatory pressure in Brazil's wireless market, Brazilian newspaper Folha de S.Paulo reported on Friday.


Related Topix: Telefonica SA

2 hrs ago | USA Today

Time running out to speak up about Internet 'tolla

Time running out to speak up about Internet 'toll lanes' Net neutrality sounds deadly dull, but losing it will affect your small business.


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Internet Service Providers

6 hrs ago |

Markets pare losses, but Portugal scare lets traders pick up bargains

U.S. stocks pared losses, after the Standard & Poor's 500 Index sank more than 1%, on speculation equities retreated too far amid signs of financial stress in Portugal that fuelled demand for haven assets.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Verizon Communications, IT Services

7 hrs ago | West Australian

China's three state-owned carriers form telecoms tower firm

China's three state-owned wireless carriers have agreed to jointly establish a telecommunications tower company with a registered capital of 10 billion yuan , the companies said in filings on Friday.


Related Topix: China Mobile, Wireless, China Unicom

7 hrs ago | Business Journal

a College Football Hall of Fame to open Aug. 23

College football is a huge business in Alabama. And while Birmingham didn't land the College Football Hall of Fame, the site a few hours across the Georgia border in downtown Atlanta is set to open Aug. 23. Project officials made the announcement on Thursday and said the more than 90,000-square-foot facility in downtown will be officially called ... (more)


Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Cable & Satellite, ATT, Beverages, CocaCola

8 hrs ago | Business Journal

Of all the proposed mergers, T-Mobile-Sprint most likely, analyst says

Masayoshi Son, chairman and chief executive officer of SoftBank Corp. and chairman of Sprint Corp., has been pushing for a merger between Sprint and Bellevue-based T-Mobile.


Related Topix: Sprint Nextel, Sprint, Wireless, T-Mobile, IT Services, MetroPCS Communications

10 hrs ago |

Will Alcatel Lucent (ALU) Stock Be Helped By Its America Movil (AMX) Deal?

The French company, which proposes solutions to business and offers voice, data, video services to customers, will supply America Movil's subsidiary Claro Dominican Republic with 4G LTE network overlay solutions, which will enable faster deployment of ultra-broadband mobile access services.


Related Topix: Alcatel-Lucent, Alcatel, Financial Markets

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Brandon Sun

Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange

B2Gold Corp. . Miner. Down eight cents, or 2.59 per cent, to $3.01 on 6.4 million shares.


Related Topix: Mining, Kinross Gold, Cable & Satellite, Cogeco Cable, Television, Corus Entertainment

Investor's Business Daily

IDT to Release First Quarter 2015 Financial Results on July 28, 2014

Integrated Device Technology, Inc. will issue first quarter 2015 financial results on July 28, 2014 after 1:00 p.m. Pacific time.


Related Topix: IDT, Integrated Device Technology, Startups

Verizon adds 1.4M long-term wireless plans in 2Q

Verizon Communications Inc. CEO Lowell McAdam said Thursday that the company's wireless profit margins remain consistent with the past several quarters.


Related Topix: Verizon Communications, IT Services, Verizon, Bradenton, FL

Wall Street Journal

Verizon CEO Sees No Need to Buy Dish Network

Verizon Communications Inc. Chief Executive Lowell McAdam on Thursday shot down the idea of buying Dish Network Corp. while providing a bullish outlook for its coming second-quarter results.


Related Topix: Verizon Communications, IT Services

Business Journal

The Take: HP hires Rackspace exec and USAA launches European investment group

The Take is a recurring blog featuring a daily rundown of news and views of interest to San Antonio.


Related Topix: Rackspace, Hewlett Packard, IT Services, USAA, Insurance, Computers

Brandon Sun

Big changes at MTV, Much as Bell Media makes deep cuts to production staff

Bell Media is cutting 91 employees from its production staff as makes big changes to programming, with brunt of the losses hitting music channels Much, MTV and M3.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, BCE Incorparation, Bell Mobility, Wireless

Light Reading

SK Telecom, Ericsson Collaborate on 5G Research

SK Telecom today announced that it signed a MOU with Ericsson, a world leader in communications technology and services, at headquarters of Ericsson in Stockholm, Sweden for joint research for 5G-related technologies.


Related Topix: SK Telecom Co, Sweden, World News

S&P 500 Movers: GRMN, AA

In early trading on Wednesday, shares of Alcoa topped the list of the day's best performing components of the S&P 500 index, trading up 2.6%.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Garmin, Financial Markets


Telstra coverage can't be everywhere: Thodey

Telstra chief executive David Thodey speaks at the WestBusiness Leadership Matters breakfast this morning.


Related Topix: Telstra Corporation, Cable & Satellite, TelstraClear, Cell Phones, Electronics

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Brandon Sun

Cogeco Cable reports higher third quarter revenue, but lower profit

Cogeco Cable and its parent company Cogeco Inc. are reporting higher revenue but lower profits for the third quarter.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Cogeco Cable, North America, Canada, World News,

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Company will host a conference call on Thurs... )--Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: LCM XVI Limited Partnership/LLC Fitch Ratings has published a ... )--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA-' rating to the $208 million State of Florida Department of Transportation turnpike ... (more)


Related Topix: Compania de Telecomunicaciones de Chile SA, Invacare, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Financial Markets


Bell Labs achieves 10Gbps speeds on copper lines

Bell Labs, the research arm of Alcatel-Lucent, is claiming a broadband speed record of 10 gigabits per second on traditional copper telephone lines.


Related Topix: Alcatel-Lucent, Alcatel

The Macon Telegraph

Cox Communications will carry SEC Network

Georgia coach Mark Richt talks to the media during a news conference in which the Southeastern Confrence announced the launching of the SEC Network in partnership with ESPN, held Thursday, May 2, 2013, in Atlanta.


Related Topix: Cox Communication, Television, Cable & Satellite, Cox Communications


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