Kentucky Broadband Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Hyatt Place Opens in Bowling Green, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Hotel Business

    Hyatt Hotels Corporation and Dellisart Wellspring Investment, LLC have opened the Hyatt Place Bowling Green, which is located at the Western Kentucky University Gateway to downtown Bowling Green within the Bowling Green Tax Increment Financing district. The TIF district is a public financing project that covers 350 acres in the city's downtown, and with $187 million in capital investments certified as of December of 2012.

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  2. Verizon's Faster XLTE Upgrades Pass 400 Markets -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Broadbandreports

    Just about a year ago, Verizon unveiled its XLTE upgrades . XLTE is Verizon's fancy marketing way of saying the company was finally putting the AWS spectrum obtained from cable operators back in 2011 to work , utilizing the extra capacity to drive maximum speeds on its wireless network to a peak speed of 80 Mbps downstream, and 15 Mbps up.

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  3. Windstream's Thomas: We'll launch 1 Gbps service in all our marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | America's Network

    Because Windstream has already built out fiber to a number of homes in its Greenfield builds over the past 20 years, it will be easy to roll out 1 Gbps fiber-to-the-home service across its network footprint, according to the company's CEO. Speaking at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference, Windstream CEO Tony Thomas said that having this fiber already in the ground will enable it to ramp a 1 Gbps offering quickly.

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  4. Conway cruises to easy winRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The state chair of the Kentucky Democratic Party called the 2015 GOP primary a "nasty slugfest" among Republicans. The comment came as Democrats celebrated in Frankfort as Jack Conway cruised to victory over little known gubernatorial challenger Geoff Young.

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  5. Could Crowdfunding Help Finance Future Research?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Criminal Report Daily

    Flamingos and flamingo chicks are seen in a corral before being tagged at dawn at the Fuente de Piedra natural reserve, near Malaga, southern Spain August 10, 2013. Around 500 flamingos are tagged and measured before being placed in a lagoon, where one of the largest colonies of flamingos in Europe thrives.

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  6. You can pay county taxes at TD BankRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Lexington County Chronicle

    County Treasurer Jim Eckstrom has worked out a deal with TD Bank for the bank to accept county tax payments, a process he hopes will make tax payment more convenient for citizens. It's all part of an overhaul of banking services that Eckstrom says will save taxpayers' money and ensure tax payments are processed locally.

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  7. Altice to buy US cable operator Suddenlink for $9.1 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | DigitalBURG

    European cable and mobile phone operator Altice has marked its entry into the U.S. market with a deal to buy a controlling stake in Suddenlink Communications for $9.1 billion. Luxembourg-based Altice SA said Wednesday it will buy 70 percent of Missouri-based cable TV provider Suddenlink with a combined debt and cash offer from existing owners BC Partners and CPP Investment Board, and company management.

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  8. French Company Altice Buys Suddenlink For $9.1 Billion -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Broadbandreports

    French telecommunications group Altice SA has announced it will be acquiring American cable operator Suddenlink for $9.1 billion. Suddenlink is the country's seventh-largest cable operator with 1.5 million residential and 90,000 business customers, serving customers in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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  9. Hyatt Place Bowling Green Celebrates Official OpeningRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Information Technology

    Hyatt Hotels Corporation and Dellisart Wellspring Investment, LLC today announce the opening of Hyatt Place Bowling Green , which is located at the Western Kentucky University to historic downtown Bowling Green within the Bowling Green Tax Increment Financing district. The TIF district is a public financing project that covers 350 acres in the city's downtown, and with $187 million in capital investments certified as of December of 2012.

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  10. Altice enters U.S. cable market with Suddenlink moveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Reuters

    European telecoms group Altice has agreed to buy U.S. regional cable company Suddenlink Communications in a $9.1 billion deal, marking its first move across the Atlantic where it is also interested in buying Time Warner Cable. The surprise move is further evidence that Patrick Drahi, Altice's billionaire founder, wants to build an empire in cable and mobile after doing four major deals last year alone.

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  11. Investment Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for Lumos Networks CorpRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They now have a $18.00 price target on the stock. 5/7/2015 - Lumos Networks Corp was upgraded by analysts at Zacks from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating.

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  12. Is it possible to hack into a plane?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    As you debate whether to have red or white wine to accompany your in-flight meal, it's unlikely that you'll pay much attention to the middle-aged man in the seat next to you. In all likelihood, he will be tapping away at a laptop.

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  13. America Is Failing its Children by Not Teaching Code in Every High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Government Executive

    Students at Pacific Middle School in Des Moines, Wash., take part in the international Hour of Code project, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. // Ted S. Warren/AP In what looks like a small startup office in a New York financial district building earlier this year, a roomful of teenagers examined lines of code projected on to a classroom wall.

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  14. Rand Paul shows he can speak truth in San FransiscoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | HeraldNet

    Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, wants to be "a different kind of Republican." And he is.

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  15. Canonical and GE reveal how a chance encounter led to an Ubuntu-powered IoT fridgeRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | The Inquirer

    CANONICAL AND GE have been telling The INQUIRER more about the work that they, along with other partners, have been doing towards automation with Snappy Ubuntu Core. We caught up with Dustin Kirkland, Ubuntu cloud product manager, and Taylor Dawson, FirstBuild's developer evangelist, who took 10 minutes away from the fridge at this week's Internet of Things to tell us more about the partnership.

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  16. Louisville leaders advocating business issues in Washington D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Until recently, weight loss drugs typically came with a lot of side effects that prevented many people from taking them.But a trio of new pills, and one in particular, has a local doctor calling it the best he's ever seen. And his patients are singing its praises.

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  17. $35.5 million in grants to help areas adapt to coal changesRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Log Cabin Democrat

    James Johnson worked most his life in the coal industry, how people in his hometown of Pikeville have always earned a living; how, until recently, he thought they always would. So he made an unexpected transition: Dressed in a polo shirt Monday, he sat in front of a monitor displaying streams of code at a startup Web design business in Pikeville.

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  18. U.S. offers over $35 mln for hard-hit coal communitiesRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Reuters

    The United States has released $35.5 million to help communities hit hard by the decline in coal mining to diversify their economies and retrain displaced miners, U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez said on Monday. Perez announced the move at the Shaping our Appalachian Region summit in eastern Kentucky, a region hard hit by the downturn in the U.S. coal industry.

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  19. In S.F., Rand Paul is not neutral on anythingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | SFGate

    Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., wants to be "a different kind of Republican." And he is. His campaign is joining San Francisco's sharing economy by renting shared space.

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  20. 2015 SOAR Summit yields grants, opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    Roughly 17 months since the enterprise's first summit started the conversation and began asking the tough questions, Shaping Our Appalachian Region returned to Pikeville for another summit, this time to provide insight and answers. That included U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, who made the announcement in his afternoon plenary session that the federal government was dedicating $35.5 million for the diversification of the economy in regions where the coal industry has collapsed.

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