2 hrs ago
ULM Partners with CenturyLink and CISCO to Launch New Academy
Leaders in the University of Louisiana at Monroe College of Business announce the CISCO Networking Academy for students and faculty in ULM's Computer Information Systems program.
2 hrs ago
New Job Growth Opportunities Announced At Jedo Meeting
Go Topeka said a "yes" vote from the Joint Economic Development Organization Wednesday night means new life for land previously deemed unusable.
Wed May 22, 2013
CenturyLink's Beal sees value in 1 Gbps fiber
Matt Beal, CTO of CenturyLink , is leading a number of key technology initiatives, including the telco's most recent move to begin a 1 Gbps fiber to the premises service trial in Omaha.
Down to the Wire
TANGLED WEB: Urban utility poles often carry equipment for five or six providers.
Internet Providers Are Now The Most Hated Companies In America
Comcast is the most hated Internet service provider in the U.S. -- and ISPs are the most hated companies in the country.
West Seattle Blog
Surprise! $5,000 grant for Sanislo librarian Craig Seasholes
The alert we received on Monday warned us not to tip off Sanislo Elementary librarian Craig Seasholes that CenturyLink rep Sue Anderson would be visiting the school with a surprise for him - a big $5,000 check as part of the CL/Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction Teachers & Technology grant program .
Mon May 20, 2013
North Plains phone outage expected to be fixed in coming hours
A phone outage affecting CenturyLink customers in the North Plains area is expected to be repaired by 8 p.m. Monday, according to the county's 911 center.
Fri May 17, 2013
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.