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17 min ago | West Australian
With a mixture of excitement and trepidation, Perth's fashion talent are counting down the days until their creativity is unveiled at the city's premier fashion event. Designers are putting the finishing touches to collections that will go on show at the 16th annual Telstra Perth Fashion Festival, which kicks off on Wednesday.
1 hr ago | Chico Enterprise-Record
On Tuesday, the Chico City Council will consider an agreement with Upstate Community Enhancement Foundation to operate and maintain Channel 11, viewable via Comcast in Butte, Glenn and Tehama counties. The foundation would be taking over for the city, which has assumed responsibility for that station after North Valley Community Access-TV ended its two-year agreement in April, citing ongoing financial challenges.
2 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News
You might want to get the ball rolling on your holiday travel plans. Industry experts predict a high demand for airline tickets this year.
6 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
Most recently, the company reported year-over-year income growth of over 10% for its second quarter. Shares of the company have responded well to all the good news, up 16% year to date.
10 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
The customer would receive a phone for well less than its full retail value in exchange for committing to the carrier for a certain period of time . Some, if not all, of the cost of the phone would be rolled into the monthly fees the customer paid, but he or she got a new device on the cheap and the company locked the user into Now, however, the day of subsidies may be coming to an end, as all the major phone carriers are offering cheaper service plans for customers willing to finance their phone or pay for it outright up front.
14 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
Inspired by a request from the city of Wilson, N.C., and utility EPB of Chattanooga, Tenn., the FCC has pledged to make it easier for municipalities to offer their own broadband services. This probably sounds great to the 87% of Americans who use the Internet, but what does increased competition mean for companies such as AT&T recently asked the FCC to remove all state laws that prevent city-owned companies from offering broadband services.
You can upset activists with killer whales in captivity, underpaid retail employees, or genetically modified seeds, but nothing seems to tick Americans off more than a poorly maintained cable television and Internet empire. ) took top honors earlier this year in Consumerist's annual Worst Company in America tournament, beating out fellow Final Four competitors SeaWorld , Wal-Mart , and Monsanto .
Nashville's own Angel Mary and the Tennessee Werewolves are on TV this weekend. They are appearing on the Behind the Scenes with Kenny Show.
Cox Communications is looking to hire more than 150 people at its Phoenix locations. The cable company is recruiting for full-time sales and customer service positions and part-time collections positions.
No deal is imminent but two large equity funds are reportedly talking to investment bankers about putting the channel and related assets up for bid The two large equity funds that own majority interest in The Weather Channel have been considering selling their stake for at least a year, an informed source tells The Hollywood Reporter . That gives credence to a Friday report by Bloomberg that Blackstone Group and Bain Capital have talked with JP Morgan Chase & Co.
A report this week by moving company United Van Lines lists the Dallas metropolitan area as the No. 2 place in the country that people are leaving, second only to Washington D.C. In the same survey, Dallas ranks sixth for the top cities people are moving to, behind Chicago, Washington, Atlanta, Boston and Los Angeles.
If its acquisition of DirecTV is approved, AT&T plans to dedicate spectrum for a fixed wireless broadband complement to satellite TV services, according to comments made by AT&T Mobility president and CEO Ralph de la Vega on Friday. He also said signaled that AT&T has no interest in building out Wi-Fi networks.
Super Mobility Week -- Connected cars and the ultimate goal of a self-driving vehicle has been a hot topic in Vegas and beyond this week. Verizon Communications Inc. CEO Lowell McAdam predicted this week that autonomous autos could be on the road in the US within three to five years.
Apple Inc.'s new iPhones will take as many as four weeks to ship, a sign that early demand for the smartphones is outstripping supply. The iPhone 6 Plus, which has a larger display, will take three to four weeks for shoppers who pre-order online Friday, according to Apple's website, as people rushed to buy the smartphones hours after the company began taking pre-orders.
Letting TPG connect half a million apartments to a rival network by running fibre to the building's basement is a dangerous move for NBN Co's $41 billion national broadband network. Photo: Rob Homer NBN Co staff would've spent Thursday morning muttering into their cooling cappuccinos as they read the competition regulator and government's plans to let TPG Telecom eat their lunch by building a rival broadband network.
Perficient, the St. Louis-based software developer and technology consulting firm, just opened a delivery center in Lafayette, Louisiana.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 09:18 pm
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