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Horsham firm riding TV set-top box boom
Bob Stanzione, one of the nation's top telecom-equipment executives, was recently visiting the sleek former Motorola campus in Horsham and making an important point: Those who wrote the obituary for cable-TV set-top boxes because of the Internet and smart TVs got it wrong.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
The Motley Fool
Google and Facebook: 2 Major Threats to AT&T and Verizon
With such a massive market, it's no surprise that Google ( New tech stepping up to the plate Verizon and AT&T have had great runs, and for the most part, no one has been able to test either in dominating the telecom market.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
UPDATE 1-Potential Sprint/T-Mobile deal may prompt U.S. auction rethink
A possible merger between Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc could prompt U.S. regulators to rewrite rules they are now weighing for a 2015 auction of airwaves, according to sources familiar with the proposed regulations.
Verizon: Undemanding Valuation And 4.5% Yield Makes It A Buy
Over the next few quarters, there is the risk Verizon's growth will slow down due to pricing war in the sector.
Regulator reasserts goal to restrict AT&T, Verizon in auction
The top U.S. telecommunications regulator in a letter to a lawmaker on Thursday reasserted his commitment to help smaller national wireless carriers get access to valuable lower-frequency airwaves in the upcoming spectrum auction.
Verizon's CIO to Speak at the 2014 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium
Roger Gurnani, Verizon executive vice president and chief information officer, will join other leading CIOs as a keynote panelist at the 2014 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, a May 21 event for IT leadership.
Verizon Wireless Enhances 4G LTE Coverage in Stamford, Connecticut
4G LTE empowers Verizon Wireless customers with compatible devices to surf the Web, post status updates and photos, and download files wirelessly at speeds up to 10 times faster than customers on 3G networks.
Verizon lures new subs with $50 HBO, FiOS broadband bundle
Verizon is appealing to new potential FiOS subscribers with a new $50 video, broadband promotional bundle, but customers will need to be prepared for the price jump when the promotional period ends.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: CSX Corp, T-Mobile US, AT&T, Verizon Communications and Sprint
CHICAGO, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog.
Verizon: First-Quarter Forecast And More
Verizon Communications Inc. is set to report first-quarter earnings on April 24th.
Verizon, PBS, APTS to Announce TV Pact Friday
Verizon Communications, the number-two provider of telephone services in the United States, on Friday is expected to formally announce a pact between it and public television programming providers to offer public television via its new subscription video offering, Reuters reports .
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Verizon DVR to Enable Multi-TV Viewing
Verizon Communications, a provider of voice services, is launching a new digital video recorder that will enable its fiber-based television customers to record content on one TV set and then watch it on separate sets throughout their home, The Wall Street Journal reports .
Verizon Wireless Announces Midland/Odessa Hiring Effort
Verizon Wireless is adding 60 full-time retail positions in the Midland/Odessa area by the end of 2014.
Verizon brings 100G to the U.S. metro network
Verizon has begun its latest effort to enhance its U.S. metro network with 100G, bringing what it says is better latency and improved scalability that it has seen in deploying the technology in its long-haul network.
Forbes fumbles Obama record on merger politicization
Did you know that Obama's Justice Department selectively blocks mergers by Republican CEOs? No? Well then, you must not be reading Forbes .
Mon Apr 14, 2014
T-Mobile rallies for the end of overage fees
The wireless carrier continues to change common billing practices, and Amazon is said to release a smartphone this fall with eye-tracking and 3D features.
Defensive Plays for a Fear-Driven Market: StockTwits
NEW YORK -- Investors searched for safe-havens Monday morning before the market open.
NSA surveillance report among Pulitzer contenders
A report that revealed the massive U.S. government surveillance effort is among the top finalists for the Pulitzer Prize.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Erie Times News
Broadband Internet coverage continues to improve in Erie region
Peter Held doesn't know how much he and his wife, Patti, pay each month for both DSL and cable modem high-speed Internet service.