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The Seattle Times
Cellphones spill into Yellowstone’s wilds despite park planD.C.-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (P
Cellphones spill into Yellowstone’s wilds despite park plan
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 minutes ago
D.C.-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), which has for years fought against new telecommunications infrastructure in the first national park in the U.S. “The ability to disconnect, the serenity value of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
With Lawsuit, Paxton Joins Cruz Fight Over Internet "Giveaway"will have a negative impact on Americans' free-speech rights under the First Am
With Lawsuit, Paxton Joins Cruz Fight Over Internet "Giveaway"
KERA North Texas / Posted 22 minutes ago
will have a negative impact on Americans' free-speech rights under the First Amendment. A spokesperson for the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, one of the defendants, did not immediately respond to a request for... Read more
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CNET
Cable could be losing its grip on your set-top box (FAQ)way as cable and phone companies. Some groups say it will hurt minority progra
Cable could be losing its grip on your set-top box (FAQ)
CNET / Posted 22 minutes ago
way as cable and phone companies. Some groups say it will hurt minority programmers. Groups like the Hispanic Technology & Telecommunications Partnership, which represents several national Latino organizations, fear that Google or other set-top box... Read more
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CNET
FCC revises controversial set-top box proposalthat run on mobile devices, gaming consoles and TVs. Lawmakers, such as Sen. E
FCC revises controversial set-top box proposal
CNET / Posted 22 minutes ago
that run on mobile devices, gaming consoles and TVs. Lawmakers, such as Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) who helped write the 1996 Telecommunications Act and is a member of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, applauded the FCC's... Read more
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CNET
Ex-FCC chief takes digs at government regulation, Trump (Q&A)heavy rules without any compelling evidence of harm to consumers or competitors
Ex-FCC chief takes digs at government regulation, Trump (Q&A)
CNET / Posted 22 minutes ago
heavy rules without any compelling evidence of harm to consumers or competitors," Powell, president of National Cable & Telecommunications Association, said at the group's trade show last week in Boston. He pointed to proposals to force more... Read more
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The China Post
Taiwan, US to cooperate on 5G and IoT standards TAIPEI--Telecommunications standards development associations from the United
Taiwan, US to cooperate on 5G and IoT standards
The China Post / Posted 23 minutes ago
TAIPEI--Telecommunications standards development associations from the United States and Taiwan signed a letter of intent Thursday in Taipei to jointly develop standards for technologies in the areas... Read more
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The Border Mail
Trees to be felled in Surry Hills to make way for $2.1b Sydney light rail lineElizabeth and Crown streets. The government revealed last month that the detec
Trees to be felled in Surry Hills to make way for $2.1b Sydney light rail line
The Border Mail / Posted 37 minutes ago
Elizabeth and Crown streets. The government revealed last month that the detection of about 400 unused electrical and telecommunications cables under George Street would delay completion of the light rail line in the central city by up to five... Read more
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The Hill
Four states sue to stop internet transitiongoverning body. ADVERTISEMENT The state officials cite constitutional concern
Four states sue to stop internet transition
The Hill / Posted 43 minutes ago
governing body. ADVERTISEMENT The state officials cite constitutional concerns in their suit against the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, U.S. government and the Department of Commerce. “The Obama... Read more
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CTV News
What's at stake, when the U.S. cedes control of core internet systemsand creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But ICANN also has an overseer:
What's at stake, when the U.S. cedes control of core internet systems
CTV News / Posted an hour ago
and creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But ICANN also has an overseer: the U.S. Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration. It's a historical arrangement stemming from U.S. funding for the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
AP Explains: US Ceding Control Of Core Internet Systemsand creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But ICANN also has an overseer:
AP Explains: US Ceding Control Of Core Internet Systems
Hartford Courant / Posted an hour ago
and creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But ICANN also has an overseer: the U.S. Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration. It's a historical arrangement stemming from U.S. funding for the... Read more
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PhysOrg
BlackBerry lesson: adapt or die in the internet Agesmartphone business go up in smoke as well. Internet pioneer Yahoo recently in
BlackBerry lesson: adapt or die in the internet Age
PhysOrg / Posted an hour ago
smartphone business go up in smoke as well. Internet pioneer Yahoo recently inked a deal to sell its core business to US telecommunications firm Verizon after years of struggling in vain to revive growth in an online search market usurped by... Read more
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PhysOrg
A swift, economical technique for imaging multicore fibers in real timecore (overlaid in blue/red). Credit: Miguel Alonso Multicore fibers (MCF) have
A swift, economical technique for imaging multicore fibers in real time
PhysOrg / Posted an hour ago
core (overlaid in blue/red). Credit: Miguel Alonso Multicore fibers (MCF) have attracted much attention in the fields of telecommunications, fiber lasers and medical endoscopes. MCF-based optical imaging techniques, which use a fiber bundle (each... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 28 September 2016and the Southern Africa Development Community Internet Exchange Point have been
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 28 September 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
and the Southern Africa Development Community Internet Exchange Point have been successfully launched by the Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services, Dr Siyabonga Cwele and African Union Commissioner Dr Elham Ibrahim. The National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Much Ado About Nitel/Mtel Sale to Natcomamong the 17 consortia that participated in the guided liquidation process for
Much Ado About Nitel/Mtel Sale to Natcom
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
among the 17 consortia that participated in the guided liquidation process for the acquisition of the assets of Nigerian Telecommunications Plc (Nitel) and Nigerian Mobile Telecommunications Limited (Mtel) and was declared the preferred bidder... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Preparing Nigeria for 4G/ LTE RevolutionADEYEMI ADEPETUN, in this report, examines efforts in the Nigerian telecommunic
Preparing Nigeria for 4G/ LTE Revolution
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
ADEYEMI ADEPETUN, in this report, examines efforts in the Nigerian telecommunications industry targeted at pushing the 4G/LTE revolution. The Nigerian story of significant advancement in innovation and technology is one of steady progress that is... Read more
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Sussex Express
Businesses warned to expect cyber attacks as risk increasesservers, it has been claimed. Speaking at a cyber security event this week, Ad
Businesses warned to expect cyber attacks as risk increases
Sussex Express / Posted an hour ago
servers, it has been claimed. Speaking at a cyber security event this week, Adam Beaumont, chief executive and founder of telecommunications company AQL, told attendees that it remained very easy for hackers to target companies and that more... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Businesses warned to expect cyber attacks as risk increasesservers, it has been claimed. Speaking at a cyber security event this week, Ad
Businesses warned to expect cyber attacks as risk increases
Chichester Observer / Posted an hour ago
servers, it has been claimed. Speaking at a cyber security event this week, Adam Beaumont, chief executive and founder of telecommunications company AQL, told attendees that it remained very easy for hackers to target companies and that more... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
No cabinet reshuffle on the cards: PresidencyOliphant and Minister of Water and Sanitation for Msebenzi Zwane. Other allege
No cabinet reshuffle on the cards: Presidency
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted an hour ago
Oliphant and Minister of Water and Sanitation for Msebenzi Zwane. Other alleged changes on the cards were Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services as Ngoako Ramatlhodi‚ Minister of Social Development as Khensani Kubayi‚ Minister of... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Picking up Cruz's fight, Paxton sues Obama administration over domain name transfer | Politicsa news release. An ICANN spokesman didn't immediately respond to a request for
Picking up Cruz's fight, Paxton sues Obama administration over domain name transfer | Politics
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 hours ago
a news release. An ICANN spokesman didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. Neither did a spokeswoman for the U.S. Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration, which oversees the contract with I... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Consumers Want Phone Companies to Stop Unwanted Robocallstheir phone service to carriers that offered effective solutions to block unwan
Consumers Want Phone Companies to Stop Unwanted Robocalls
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 2 hours ago
their phone service to carriers that offered effective solutions to block unwanted calls. It also comes at a time when the telecommunications industry-led Robocall Strike Force has been meeting to develop plans for improving call-blocking... Read more
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PhysOrg
Swiss space research reaches for the skyis another key goal of space science. Solar flares, for instance, can cause geo
Swiss space research reaches for the sky
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
is another key goal of space science. Solar flares, for instance, can cause geomagnetic storms that are liable to disturb telecommunications and the electricity grid on Earth. The University of Applied Sciences FHNW in Windisch (AG) is leading the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Explainer: US ceding control of core Internet systemsand creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But ICANN also has an overseer:
Explainer: US ceding control of core Internet systems
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
and creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But ICANN also has an overseer: the U.S. Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration. It's a historical arrangement stemming from U.S. funding for the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
AP EXPLAINS: US ceding control of core Internet systemsand creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But ICANN also has an overseer:
AP EXPLAINS: US ceding control of core Internet systems
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 hours ago
and creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But ICANN also has an overseer: the U.S. Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration. It's a historical arrangement stemming from U.S. funding for the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Cellphones spill into Yellowstone's wilds despite park planDC-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEE
Cellphones spill into Yellowstone's wilds despite park plan
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 hours ago
DC-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), which has for years fought against new telecommunications infrastructure in the first national park in the U.S. [Article continues below] "The ability to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Can Airtel adjust Rs 3000cr against licence fees, HC asks Governmentbench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal asked the la
Can Airtel adjust Rs 3000cr against licence fees, HC asks Government
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal asked the lawyer appearing for the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) to take instructions on whether Airtel will be allowed to adjust the amount, including interest, if... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forcing Spring From the Depth of Wintermasses and the few members of the elite and oligarchs who have cornered the com
Forcing Spring From the Depth of Winter
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
masses and the few members of the elite and oligarchs who have cornered the commanding heights of the economy in banking, telecommunications, and industrial sectors and whose insatiable appetite as economic predators is now making them champion... Read more
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Newsweek
Donald Trump's company violated the U.S. embargo against Cubaengaging in financial transactions with any person or entity in Cuba. The lone
Donald Trump's company violated the U.S. embargo against Cuba
Newsweek / Posted 3 hours ago
engaging in financial transactions with any person or entity in Cuba. The lone exceptions: humanitarian efforts and telecommunications exports. The impact of the embargo intensified in 1991, when the collapse of the Soviet Union ended its... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
D is For Dollarsby voters at the polls in 2008 as Measure D. The previous UUT was made invalid
D is For Dollars
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 3 hours ago
by voters at the polls in 2008 as Measure D. The previous UUT was made invalid by a federal ruling based on changing telecommunications technology. Measure D set the UUT in the city at 8.28 percent. It also expanded the types of services to... Read more
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The Register
FCC death vote looms for the Golden Age of American TVvote has taken place. So much for open government. Let’s see what’s at stake a
FCC death vote looms for the Golden Age of American TV
The Register / Posted 4 hours ago
vote has taken place. So much for open government. Let’s see what’s at stake and how we got here. In the mid 1990s the Telecommunications Act had put into law a raft of unbundling measures aimed at the Pay TV industry. One of these, Section... Read more
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CNET
Inside historic Bell Labs, where tomorrow's tech is bornresearchers from the two companies that operated it, American Telephone & Teleg
Inside historic Bell Labs, where tomorrow's tech is born
CNET / Posted 4 hours ago
researchers from the two companies that operated it, American Telephone & Telegraph and Western Electric, which made the telecommunications equipment AT&T used in the US-wide Bell System of phone operations. The lab has changed hands several... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministry of ICT to Hold Showcase for InnovatorsSeptember 28 host the Zimbabwe ICT innovator showcase. The objective of the sh
Ministry of ICT to Hold Showcase for Innovators
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
September 28 host the Zimbabwe ICT innovator showcase. The objective of the showcase, being coordinated by the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ), is to identify, harvest and support young innovators in the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Cellphones Spill Into Yellowstone's Wilds Despite Park PlanDC-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEE
Cellphones Spill Into Yellowstone's Wilds Despite Park Plan
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 4 hours ago
DC-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), which has for years fought against new telecommunications infrastructure in the first national park in the U.S. “The ability to disconnect, the serenity value of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Staffers: Obama changed as president, but never 'went Washington'that saw the GOP retake the House and enlarge its minority in the Senate. Daley
Staffers: Obama changed as president, but never 'went Washington'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
that saw the GOP retake the House and enlarge its minority in the Senate. Daley, who has held top jobs in banking and telecommunications, was commerce secretary for President Bill Clinton and chaired Al Gore's presidential campaign in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago's 'Obama people' recall key jobs in his White House, Cabinetthat saw the GOP retake the House and enlarge its minority in the Senate. Daley
Chicago's 'Obama people' recall key jobs in his White House, Cabinet
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
that saw the GOP retake the House and enlarge its minority in the Senate. Daley, who has held top jobs in banking and telecommunications, was commerce secretary for President Bill Clinton and chaired Al Gore's presidential campaign in... Read more
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Orange County Register
How across U,S., police officers abuse confidential databases75 suspensions, resignations and terminations between 2013 and 2015 arising fro
How across U,S., police officers abuse confidential databases
Orange County Register / Posted 4 hours ago
75 suspensions, resignations and terminations between 2013 and 2015 arising from misuse of the California Law Enforcement Telecommunications System, state records show. But because the records didn’t identify officers or specify the allegations,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe's Networks Embrace Spiritualitylaunched its 7X bonus promotion which was later withdrawn from the market after
Zimbabwe's Networks Embrace Spirituality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
launched its 7X bonus promotion which was later withdrawn from the market after regulatory concerns from the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe, no alcohol was served at the glittering function hosted at one of... Read more
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Business Wire
Groupe Eurotunnel SA UK Regulatory Announcement: The Channel Tunnel Goes Fully Digital With GSM-Rand Swiss partners, the installation of GSM-R through the Tunnel is the fruit o
Groupe Eurotunnel SA UK Regulatory Announcement: The Channel Tunnel Goes Fully Digital With GSM-R
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
and Swiss partners, the installation of GSM-R through the Tunnel is the fruit of substantial cooperation between rail and telecommunications operators. Nokia, in charge of the end to end integration of the GSM-R system and the transmission... Read more
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Business Wire
Eurotunnel: The Channel Tunnel Goes Fully Digital With GSM-Rand Swiss partners, the installation of GSM-R through the Tunnel is the fruit o
Eurotunnel: The Channel Tunnel Goes Fully Digital With GSM-R
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
and Swiss partners, the installation of GSM-R through the Tunnel is the fruit of substantial cooperation between rail and telecommunications operators. Nokia, in charge of the end to end integration of the GSM-R system and the transmission... Read more
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FOX Business
Cellphones Spill Into Yellowstone's Wilds Despite Park PlanDC-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEE
Cellphones Spill Into Yellowstone's Wilds Despite Park Plan
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
DC-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), which has for years fought against new telecommunications infrastructure in the first national park in the U.S. "The ability to disconnect, the serenity value of... Read more
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FOX Business
Cellphones Spill Into Yellowstone's Wilds Despite Park PlanDC-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEE
Cellphones Spill Into Yellowstone's Wilds Despite Park Plan
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
DC-based advocacy group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), which has for years fought against new telecommunications infrastructure in the first national park in the U.S. "The ability to disconnect, the serenity value of... Read more
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The Courier
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobsTelstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Tele
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobs
The Courier / Posted 6 hours ago
Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Telecommunications giant Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. A spokesman for Telstra told Fairfax Media it was making changes to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobsTelstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Tele
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobs
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 hours ago
Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Telecommunications giant Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. A spokesman for Telstra told Fairfax Media it was making changes to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobsTelstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Tele
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobs
The Young Witness / Posted 7 hours ago
Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Telecommunications giant Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. A spokesman for Telstra told Fairfax Media it was making changes to... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Businesses warned to expect cyber attacks as risk increasesservers, it has been claimed. Speaking at a cyber security event this week, Ad
Businesses warned to expect cyber attacks as risk increases
Wakefield Today / Posted 7 hours ago
servers, it has been claimed. Speaking at a cyber security event this week, Adam Beaumont, chief executive and founder of telecommunications company AQL, told attendees that it remained very easy for hackers to target companies and that more... Read more
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Western Advocate
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobsTelstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Tele
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobs
Western Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Telecommunications giant Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. A spokesman for Telstra told Fairfax Media it was making changes to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobsTelstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Tele
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobs
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 hours ago
Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Telecommunications giant Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. A spokesman for Telstra told Fairfax Media it was making changes to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobsTelstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Tele
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobs
Manning River Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Telecommunications giant Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. A spokesman for Telstra told Fairfax Media it was making changes to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobsTelstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Tele
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobs
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 hours ago
Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Telecommunications giant Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. A spokesman for Telstra told Fairfax Media it was making changes to... Read more
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dna
Physicists successfully stop light, moves quantum computers closer to realitywith communication technology such as optic fibres and have potential applicati
Physicists successfully stop light, moves quantum computers closer to reality
dna / Posted 7 hours ago
with communication technology such as optic fibres and have potential applications in fields such as medicine, defence, telecommunications and financial services. The research team's experiment - which created a light trap by shining infrared... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobsTelstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Tele
Telstra to 'consolidate and strengthen' by shedding 300 retail jobs
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 hours ago
Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. Telecommunications giant Telstra will shed 300 jobs as part of an overhaul of its retail business. A spokesman for Telstra told Fairfax Media it was making changes to... Read more
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