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Shaw Communications says it has signed a deal to buy Colorado-based data centre ViaWest, Inc., a provider of cloud and managed services in North America, for US$1.2 billion.
8 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
Defense contractor L-3 Communications said Thursday that it fired four employees after discovering they overstated the company's profit and sales from a contract with the U.S. government.
10 hrs ago | News Observer
Mobile US Inc. has another suitor on its hands. Upstart French telecom company Iliad SA on Thursday said it has offered $15 billion for a majority stake in the fourth-largest U.S. cellphone company.
14 hrs ago | Business Journal
Bright House Networks released a new wireless system called "Echo" which it says can fill the gaps in Wi-Fi coverage in users' homes.
18 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
Nokia Corp. said the deal will boost the market share of its networks unit, a major provider of the next generation 4G wireless networks, particularly in the Japanese market.
19 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
Telecommunications equipment company Alcatel-Lucent SA says its net loss narrowed in the second quarter thanks to lower accounting charges, while revenue stagnated and restructuring charges mounted.
Last month, Daily Kos and other net neutrality activist organizations wrote to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid , asking him to sign on to the efforts of more than a dozen members of his Senate caucus and House Minority Leader Pelosi and dozens of House Democrats to demand that the Federal Communications Commission reclassify broadband and ... (more)
The top U.S. telecommunications regulator said on Wednesday he is "deeply troubled" by Verizon Communications Inc's plan to slow data downloads for some high-speed wireless customers remaining on the older unlimited data plans.
CenturyLink has signed a multi-megawatt data center deal with CoinTerra to host CoinTerra's rapidly growing Bitcoin-mining operations in CenturyLink's data centers.
Sprint suffered another big subscriber loss last quarter as both prepaid and postpaid customers departed.
Video streaming service Netflix has agreed to pay U.S. broadband provider AT&T Inc to ensure smooth delivery of Netflix content to Internet users, the companies said on Tuesday.
The long-anticipated merger of Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc is not expected to occur before September, with the companies continuing due diligence and preparing a detailed case for a deal before U.S. regulators, according to people familiar with the matter.
Amber Atkins is quickly climbing the stairs of success at CenturyLink where she immediately landed a job fresh after graduating from the University of Louisiana at Monroe.
Under fire from investors over how much it pays its top brass, technology giant Oracle appears to have slashed by more than half the annual stock options it awards CEO Larry Ellison and other executives.
The company's Gorilla Glass is used in tablets and smartphones made by Samsung, Acer, HTC, Lenovo and others, according to the Corning's website.
Growing alarm about big companies controlling online content has led to an unprecedented amount of public participation in a phase of the FCC's regulatory process usually reserved for lawyers and policy wonks.
Level 3 Communications Inc. will sell $600 million in corporate debt notes it plans to use to refinance some TW Telecom Inc. debt after the proposed $7.3 billion deal to combine the companies is completed.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 05:44 pm
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