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10 min ago | Reuters

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

4 hrs ago |

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

8 hrs ago | 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

10 hrs ago | 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

14 hrs ago |

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

19 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Cupertino to get super-fast broadband service

AT&T is set to announce Wednesday it will bring super-fast broadband service, dubbed GigaPower, to Apple's hometown.


Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Versant, ATT, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Business Journal

a Why AT&T is 'significantly' investing in Gigapower expansion

AT&T Inc. is making a "significant investment" in expanding its U-verse with AT&T Gigapower program across 100 markets including Dallas, said Hardmon Williams , AT&T's vice president and general manager for North Texas.


Related Topix: AT&T, Cable & Satellite, ATT, Startups, Versant, Dallas, TX

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


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

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

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

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


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

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


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