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4 hrs ago | West Australian

Sprint's new pricing plans may not be enough to curb churn

Sprint Corp's cellular plan with more generous data allowances may fall short in overcoming defections by clients concerned about disruptions in the No.


Related Topix: Sprint Nextel, IT Services, Cellphones

Taylor Swift - Shake It Off

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

5 hrs ago | 680News

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Western Forest Products Inc. . Forest products. Up three cents, or 1.18 per cent, to $2.58 on 7.8 million shares.


Related Topix: Tele Leste Celular Participaes SA

9 hrs ago | PC World

FCC allowed to question AT&T, Verizon on business broadband pricing

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has the green light to collect new data on the pricing of so-called special access services, the middle-mile network services used to deliver business broadband and mobile service backhaul.


Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Verizon Communications, Verizon, IT Services

13 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

Rose City caught in fast Gig City fight - Tuesday, 19 August 2014 07:00

Portlanders interested in broadband service might be a little confused about what's available or possibly coming to their neighborhoods.


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

14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Time To Sell Both AT&T And Verizon, Dog Fight In Sight

AT&T and Verizon will have no choice but to cut prices as well if they don't want to lose share at a fast pace in the important Q4/iPhone refresh period.


Related Topix: AT&T, Verizon Communications, Verizon, IT Services, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Versant, ATT, iPhone

17 hrs ago | Techmeme

Activist Investor Blue Harbour Has Roughly 6.5% Stake in Rackspace

Activist Investor Blue Harbour Has Roughly 6.5% Stake in Rackspace - Investor Had Disclosed 2.5% Stake in Company in June - Activist investor Blue Harbour Group LP has built up a roughly 6.5% stake in Rackspace Hosting Inc., as the cloud-computing company conducts a review of its strategic options


Related Topix: Rackspace, IT Services

21 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Telstra Becoming Bigger Player On Asian, World Digital And Cloud Stage

Teaming up with other telecom and internet infrastructure companies like NTT and Cisco will bring Telstra onto the world stage and make it a bigger regional player.


Related Topix: Telstra Corporation, Cisco, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Startups, Cisco Systems, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Rating Outlook remai... )--Royce Focus Trust : Closing Prices - July 31, 2014 NAV $9.14 MKT $8.26 Total Return Performance Periods ended July 31, 2014 NAV MKT 1 Mon... )--State Street Global Advisors announced today that the SPDRA S&P Biotech ETF received payment as an authorized claimant from a class action settlement ... )--Wells Fargo & ... (more)


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable, Royce Value Trust, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Belden, Student Loan Corporation, SLM


at&T U-verse Arrives in Shreveport/Bossier

Shreveport/Bossier residents now have a new choice for their high speed Internet and television services.


Related Topix: AT&T, Cable & Satellite, ATT, Startups, Versant, Shreveport, LA, Wireless, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology


George Strait's Final Concert Airing as Two-Hour Special August 29; Live Album Coming Out Next Month

George Strait 's final concert will air as a two-hour special on CMT Friday, August 29 at 7 p.m. ET.


Related Topix: George Strait, Country, AT&T, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Versant, ATT

Business Journal

Icy inclinations: T-Mobile CEO challenges Sprint's Claure

At a T-Mobile call center on Thursday, CEO John Legere challenged Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure, Verizon Wireless CEO Lowell McAdam, and AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson to complete the "Ice Bucket Challenge."


Related Topix: T-Mobile, Sprint Nextel, IT Services, Cable & Satellite, ATT, Oakland, ME

WJYI-AM Milwaukee

U.S. extends a net neutralitya comment period to Sept. 15

U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Friday said it would accept public comments on its proposed new "net neutrality" rules through Sept.


Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission

Comcast Faces California Scrutiny of Merger

California is joining New York as states that are independently reviewing the proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable, the Latin Post reports .


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Comcast, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Aviat Networks Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

Aviat Networks was the target of a significant decline in short interest in the month of July.


Related Topix: Startups, Stratex Networks, Wireless

WKYC-TV Cleveland

Reports: Sprint expected to offer cheaper plansReports: Sprint...

Reports: Sprint expected to offer cheaper plans Sprint new CEO Marcelo Claure's top priority is to reduce prices at the nation's third-largest carrier.


Related Topix: AT&T, Verizon Communications, Verizon, IT Services

Post and Courier

17-year-old killed in Johns Island crash on Saturday

Authorities said Gillette was the driver of a 2011 Jeep Compass that was struck by a 2006 Chevy Equinox about 12:36 p.m. on River Road near Main Road.


Related Topix: Johns Island, SC, Globecomm Systems, Cable & Satellite, Charleston County, SC

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Multifamily projects gain steam in Bergen County

Peter Tisdale, vice president of Somerset Development, at the site where a train station is being built for the Wesmont Station project on the Curtiss-Wright property in Wood-Ridge.


Related Topix: Bergen County, NJ, Manufacturing, Cable and Wireless, CurtissWright, Curtiss-Wright, Aerospace-Defense, IT Services, Wood-Ridge, NJ


Telecom Italia seen planning to bid up to 7 billion euros for GVT: report

Telecom Italia is preparing to offer up to 7 billion euros to outbid Spain's Telefonica in the race to acquire Vivendi's Brazilian broadband unit GVT, according to a Bloomberg report on Sunday.


Related Topix: Telecom Italia SPA

West Australian

SoftBank still merger hungry despite T-Mobile flop

Japanese mobile carrier SoftBank's failed bid for T-Mobile marked a rare defeat for its brash billionaire founder, but few expect it to sideline a man intent on building "the world's number-one company".


Related Topix: SoftBank, Financial Services, Investment Services, T-Mobile, AT&T, Sprint Nextel, IT Services

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Want a tech job? What to study in a fast-moving field

Aaron Saunders, chief executive of Clearly Innovative, took a traditional route to a tech career: He earned a computer science degree at Ohio Wesleyan, studied marketing and information technology en route to an MBA from NYU, then hopped through jobs as an application architect for Lotus Development, a designer of Web strategy for Time Warner ... (more)


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Marketing, Cable & Satellite, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable, Internet, Science / Technology, Reddit


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