Kentucky Broadband Newswire (Page 7)

Kentucky Broadband Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kentucky Broadband. (Page 7)

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  1. "Agents of Nature" Mobile Game now available at Land Between The LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Clarksville Online

    Office of Land Between the Lakes, KY/TN - Families visiting Woodlands Nature Station now have a new way to discover the forest. Agents of Nature is a free, mobile game that kids play at the Nature Station and surrounding trails to trigger nature-based challenges using a tablet or smartphone.


  2. Allconnect Recognizes Outstanding Employees Who "Go the Extra Mile"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Revue & News

    ATLANTA March 2015 Atlanta-based Allconnect, a national leader in connecting consumers with essential home services, is pleased to announce the winners in the Going the Extra Mile awards program. Tim Scott, senior web designer; Eric Clausen, regional director, client services; Jonathan Gerhard, director software development; Shelia Dominick, accountant; and Michael Pazdzinski, revenue accounting manager were recognized for their achievements during an awards celebration dinner where they received recognition, as well as a cash bonus.


  3. Gallery: Hotel News for Meeting Pros, Spring 2015 EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Meetings Net

    The New York Palace Hotel's 1882 Villiard Mansion , which over the years has served as the site of the hotel's restaurants and lounges - including Le Cirque 2000 restaurant from 1997 to 2004 - is now being used as event space. In the past, meeting professionals could buy out the restaurants for private events, but now the marble-columned, 1,400-square-foot Madison Room; the wood-paneled, 900-square-foot Gallery ; and the gilded, 1,020-square-foot Gold Room are dedicated to meetings and events.


  4. Cook Pasta with an App in the Home of the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | PSFK

    In the home of the future, you could prepare a perfectly roasted coffee at home in an Arduino-controlled oven, talk to your refrigerator via a voice-controlled mobile app, and get video updates on your crockpot's progress from afar. These are the winning ideas from the world's biggest ever hackathon on home appliances, GE's FirstBuild 33-hour Mega Hackatho n , in which more than 200 teams of makers, designers and engineers took part.


  5. Land Between the Lakes enticing youth with free smartphone gaming appRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Visitors to Land Between The Lakes' Woodlands Nature Station can download a mobile app that provides a free game for young people to play. Land Between The Lakes says Agents of Nature can be played at the Nature Station and surrounding trails for nature-based challenges using a tablet or smartphone.


  6. Photo by Ildar Sagdejev via Wikimedia CommonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 |

    The News : Philly-based Five Below reported that sales climbed 22 percent in the first quarter - sending shares climbing in after-hours trading. Before the market opened on Thursday, the stock price was $35.10.


  7. INSIGHT-In Kentucky, talk of a 'war on coal' gives way to hope for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | AlertNet

    When Dan Mosley became head of Kentucky's Harlan County government this year, he promised - like those elected before him - to defend the state's beleaguered coal industry. But Mosley also vowed to do something else for his county: help build a new economy based on something other than coal.


  8. Heart and sole: Foothill students advancing in national shoe design competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    From left, Foothill High School art teacher Sarah Plough and her students Cayleigh Miner, Aimee Perry, Shelby Baker, Catherine Swift and April Siglos pose in front of a voting sign for the sixth annual Vans Custom Culture shoe designing contest. The students are slated to travel to New York City to represent the school in the final award ceremony.


  9. AT&T 4G LTE expands in Harlan Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    In response to consumer needs, and as part of AT&T's continuing investment in high-speed Internet across the area, AT&T has expanded the nation's most reliable 4G LTE network near Baxter in Harlan County, bringing more customers the latest generation of wireless network technology. "High speed broadband is essential to operations on the job and activities at home, and the expansion of 4G LTE in Harlan County is key to bringing in future investment and providing our citizens with the tools they need to be successful," said State Senator Johnny Ray Turner.


  10. BSCTC leaders meet with American Association of Community Colleges, EKCEPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    Big Sandy Community and Technical College President Dr. Devin Stephenson met officials with the American Association of Community Colleges and the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program, Inc. on Wednesday on the Prestonsburg campus. Jenn Worth, senior vice president of workforce and economic development and Paul Dyer, consultant with the AACC, joined Jeff Whitehead, executive director of EKCEP and Michael Cornett, director of agency expansion, to discuss strategies for implementation of fast-track information technology programs for displaced workers.


  11. GOP pledges to 'rein in' Obama on EPA rules, global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    The Obama administration says a new federal rule regulating small stre... . FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2015 file photo, Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., accompanied by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington.


  12. US Outlook: John Malone looks set to walk all over the competition regulator againRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Independent

    Barring a sudden outbreak of good sense, the Federal Communications Commission and the Department of Justice will give John Malone's $55bn bid for Time Warner Cable the green light. It will make the 74-year-old cable guru several billion dollars richer, but TWC's customers might rightly ask what's in it for them.


  13. Week ahead: Patriot Act almost out of timeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Hill

    The Senate is up against the clock this Sunday as lawmakers race to prevent key Patriot Act provisions from expiring on June 1. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell opposes the House-passed USA Freedom Act, which would end the National Security Agency's warrantless bulk collection of U.S. phone records. McConnell wants a clean extension of the Patriot Act as it stands now, but he may not have the votes.


  14. The arrivals hall at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: K.Y. ChengRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    The Tourism Board is rolling out a HK$80 million promotional campaign from next month to August in which every visitor flying in or out of the city will receive a gift and some of the luckiest ones will score a luxury return trip. In the annual Summer Fun campaign, from June 15 to August 31, visitors arriving and leaving from Hong Kong International Airport will have the chance for a prize in each direction.


  15. What Two Decades of Cable TV Mergers Looks Like -Read the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Broadbandreports

    The Wall Street Journal offers up a pretty great infographic documenting two decades of consolidation and mergers in the pay TV space. Some of these names will surely be blasts from the past for readers who've been around DSLReports for the last fifteen years.


  16. New law targets left lane driversRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    It's something every driver experiences or witnesses on the highway: A driver in the left lane holding traffic up. Now, Indiana has come up with a new move over law.


  17. Comcast's broadband caps are even more annoying than we imaginedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Boy Genius

    Ah, Comcast - will you ever stop coming up with creative ways to irritate your customers? Redditor FriendlyDespot has noticed that Comcast has started injecting code into user traffic that warns them when they've reached 90% of their monthly data cap limits. Below is a picture of what this looks like when it pops up on your browser.


  18. State Dept. employee arrested in alleged 'sextortion' scamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Politico

    A State Department employee was arrested by federal agents this week in Atlanta for "sextortion," charged with stealing sexually explicit photos from young women and then attempting to blackmail them. Michael C. Ford, who works at the U.S. Embassy in London, allegedly hacked into the women's Internet accounts with his State Department computer.


  19. 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.


  20. 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.