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3 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

How the new smartphone plans stack up

How the new smartphone plans stack up Major U.S. wireless companies all are touting new monthly smartphone plans.


Related Topix: AT&T, Verizon Communications, Verizon, IT Services, T-Mobile, Cellphones

7 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Southern Pacific Resource Corp. . Oil and gas. Down one cent, or 11.76 per cent, to 7.5 cents on 4.8 million shares.


Related Topix: Suntech Power, Tele Leste Celular Participaes SA, Media, National Lampoon, Talisman Energy, Energy, Oil & Gas

8 hrs ago | WBRZ

Deputies arrest cable guy accused of sex with juvenile

Sheriff's deputies in East Baton Rouge said they arrested a cable contract worker on Friday who is accused of having sex with a 14-year-old while on the job in June.


Related Topix: Cox Communication, Cable & Satellite, Cox Communications, Television

10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Spark boss sees brighter future

Spark expects its operating earnings and profit will return to growth this financial year and managing director Simon Moutter said the company's plan to transform its business is ahead of schedule.


Related Topix: Telecom New Zealand

11 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

Oracle, Oregon now have dueling lawsuits in health care website flap

The state of Oregon filed a lawsuit Friday against Oracle and several of its executives over the Redwood City company's role in creating the troubled website for the state's online health insurance exchange.


Related Topix: Oregon, Startups, WorldCom, Pillar Data Systems, Oregon Government, Hyperion Solutions, IT Services, Oracle Corporation

15 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

AT&T Digital Life, Home Security And Automation Service, Expands In Oklahoma

AT&T* announced beginning today it will expand Digital Life in Shawnee. AT&T Digital Life A makes customers' lives easier by simplifying the management of their home.


Related Topix: AT&T, ATT, Cable & Satellite

19 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Dish Cfo Robert Olson to Retire from Dish Oct. 15

DISH Network today announced that Robert Olson , DISH's executive vice president and CFO, will retire from the company Oct. 15. Steve Swain , senior vice president of Programming, will succeed Olson as CFO, reporting to President and CEO Joseph P. Clayton.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, DISH Network, Television

20 hrs ago | Light Reading

DoCoMo & Huawei Confirm LTE Network Over Unlicensed Spectrum

NTT DOCOMO, INC., a personalized mobile solutions provider for smarter living, together with DOCOMO Beijing Communications Laboratories Co., Ltd. and Huawei announced today that their joint test has successfully demonstrated that LTE can be deployed over the 5GHz unlicensed spectrum, which is widely used for wireless LAN networks in many countries ... (more)


Related Topix: NTT DoCoMo, Emerging Technology, Wireless

Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

Call centre jobs 'will not exist' in five years

Telstra chief executive David Thodey says call centre jobs across a range of sectors will not exist in five years thanks to the internet and smartphone applications.


Related Topix: Next New Networks, Telstra Corporation, Cable & Satellite, Transaction Wireless, TelstraClear

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Insider Monkey

TW Telecom Inc (TWTC), Graham Holdings Co (GHC), and ViaSat, Inc....

In 1975, Mason Hawkins decided to take the next step in his career and founded Southeastern Asset Management .


Related Topix: ViaSat, Cable & Satellite, Time Warner Telecom, Financial Services, Renaissance Technologies, Investment Services, Warren Buffett

Sys-Con Media

Ixia Names Bethany Mayer President and Chief Executive Officer

Ixia today announced that its board of directors has appointed Bethany Mayer as president and chief executive officer effective the day after Ixia becomes current in its periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission .


Related Topix: Electronics, Ixia, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Marketing

USA Today

Sprint unveils new unlimited data, talk and text plan

Sprint unveils new unlimited data, talk and text plan Sprint on Thursday unveiled a new unlimited data, talk and texting plan for individuals of $60 per month.


Related Topix: Sprint Nextel, IT Services, Homestead, PA, Science / Technology

Light Reading

Finland's Corenet Taps ECI Telecom

ECI Telecom, a global provider of next-generation network solutions, announced that Corenet, a leading supplier of network services in Finland, has deployed ECI's Apollo packet-optical transport system to provide enterprise customers with mission critical solutions for data center connectivity.


Related Topix: ECI Telecom, Product Management

Seeking Alpha

Invest Wisely Or Prepare For Sticker Shock: A Message For All Parents

Are you the type that walks straight into the path of an oncoming train or do you grab the bull by the horns? An article in today's Wall Street Journal and the Los Angeles Times reported on the Agriculture Department's new "Expenditures on Children and Families" report.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Kimberly Clark, Paper, Savvis, Cable & Satellite, CenturyTel

Light Reading

CenturyLink Launches Private Cloud Services in 57 Data Centers

CenturyLink, Inc. today announced the availability of CenturyLink Private Cloud, a new cloud service that delivers the agility and innovation of public cloud but with the physical isolation, dedicated hardware and security standards that many large enterprises require.


Related Topix: Qwest, Savvis, Cable & Satellite, CenturyTel

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Verizon in talks to launch new app store : industry website

Verizon Communications Inc is planning to launch a mobile software store that could present a third alternative in a market long-dominated by Apple Inc and Google Inc, according to The Information, an industry website.


Related Topix: Verizon Communications, IT Services, Google, Startups

Siemens AG Raised to "Buy" at Goldman Sachs

Shares of Siemens AG traded up 0.44% on Tuesday, hitting $123.743. 73,306 shares of the company's stock traded hands.


Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Siemens AG, UpTake

Business Journal

KC startup EyeVerify lands $6M in funding

Furthering its seemingly unstoppable momentum, tech startup EyeVerify LLC closed a more than $6 million funding round.


Related Topix: Sprint Nextel, IT Services, Kansas City, KS

Information Technology

ADTRAN Continues Driving Gigabit Broadband Evolution

ADTRAN, Inc. i 1 2 , a leading provider of next-generation networking solutions, today unveiled the latest component of its market leading Gigabit broadband portfolio, designed to accelerate service provider adoption of Gigabit Fiber-to-the-Home .


Related Topix: ADTRAN

Is There Growth Left Inside the Canadian Banks and Telecom Sectors?

Since 2009, two Canadian sectors had proven to the world the Canadian market can provide strong dividend growth stocks.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Bell Mobility, Cable & Satellite, BCE Incorparation, Wireless


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