Meet the 2013 rising stars of wireline
While it's true that the CEO is responsible for the overall vision of a wireline provider, it's the innovative spirit of other members that that also help drive new services and network transformations.
CenturyLink's Ewing: FTTT will stabilize revenue in 2014, reduce maintenance costs
CenturyLink said that its aggressive fiber to the tower plans will help it stabilize revenue and reduce maintenance costs.
Thu May 16, 2013
How To Stop Using The Big Stick
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing." -Theodore Roosevelt It's mid-morning at the office.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Miami Herald
Tech Q&A: Law firm's custom email address locked in limbo
That's what Comcast did with Minneapolis attorneys Richard Fuller and Charles Horowitz, who recently opened a new two-person law firm.
Tue May 14, 2013
CenturyLink will close Hood River call center, lay off 51
CenturyLink plans to lay off 51 employees in Hood River and close its call center there this summer, the company told employees this afternoon.
Ray Dalio's top 5 new buys
Ray Dalio, a macro-oriented founder of the world's largest hedge fund for two years running, Bridgewater Associates, bought 121 new U.S. stocks in the first quarter, according to GuruFocus' Real Time Picks .
Google Fiber names Gladstone, Mo. as its next FTTP destination
Google Fiber has added Gladstone, Mo., as the latest municipality in the Kansas City area to get its 1 Gbps fiber to the premises service.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Pordland Mercury
Judge Okays Phone Tax for Portland Police Reforms
A Multnomah County judge managed to rain down bad news on both CenturyLink and the Oregonian editorial board today - upholding an incremental land-line phone tax proposed by former Mayor Sam Adams to help pay for police reforms put forward by the US Department of Justice.
KOTA-TV Rapid City
Wyoming Internet providers working together
Ptolemy Data Systems in Sheridan, Visionary Communications in Gillette, TCT of Basin, and Green House Data in Cheyenne are working together to establish Bighorn Fiber, the state's first Internet peering exchange.
Pre-Market Analysis on WIN, FTR, CTL, FTE, and NTT
StockCall.com Provides Stock Research on Windstream Corp., Frontier Communications Corp., CenturyLink Inc., France Telecom, and Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp.
Sun May 12, 2013
Why is Omaha behind other Nebraska cities in 1-gigabit service?
In the Money Talks blog, The World-Herald shares the latest in Nebraska business and development, with behind-the-scenes notes from our Money team.
Sat May 11, 2013
Wisconsin town is proud home of stinkiest cheese
The clock hits 6:34 a.m. at the Jansen home in northwest Omaha, and five 14-year-olds hustle out the door with backpacks to catch their bus.
Fri May 10, 2013
Why can't companies do things right the first time?
Recently, I've had a string of run-ins with companies that have left me pondering that question.
Who's Hiring in Bellevue? Michael's Toyota, CenturyLink, Bis on Main, Others
Looking for a new job? Bellevue Patch is here to help with a roundup of what's available in and around town.
The Greenville Sun
Upgraded 911 System To Be Installed Soon
BY KEN LITTLE STAFF WRITER Greene County's new "next generation" 911 communications system should be installed in about three weeks, county 911 Director Jerry Bird said Thursday.
The Boulder County Business Report
City eyes bonds for broadband build-out
The estimated $40 million to $50 million needed to build-out Longmont's high-speed broadband network may come in the form of private-activity bonds.
Appeal filed in E-911 upgrade
The Island Packet reports that Centurylink is appealing the contract saying it were never told about the county's planned E-911 upgrade.
Thu May 09, 2013
CenturyLink Given New $40.00 Price Target at JP Morgan Cazenove
The firm currently has an "overweight" rating on the stock. Shares of CenturyLink traded down 0.16% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $37.24. CenturyLink has a 52 week low of $32.05 and a 52 week high of $43.43. The stock's 50-day moving average is currently $36.45. The company has a market cap of $23.306 billion and a P/E ratio of 29.84.
Cyan's IPO opens under price at $10.05; hopes to raise $110 million
Cyan, an emerging software-defined networking and packet-optical transport platform vendor, saw its initial public offer of 8 million shares of common stock, priced at $11 per share, open at $10.05 this morning on the New York Stock Exchange.
Reason to believe: Nebraska residents to receive CenturyLink 1Gbps connection
CenturyLink has announced it intends to connect 48,000 west Omaha homes and businesses to new 1Gbps fibre-optic architecture 'to create a more robust network'. Customers in the mooted deployment area are expected to receive the service by early-October 2013, and the company will evaluate factors such as positive community support, competitive ... (more)