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BBC News
Why Zimbabwe has a 'Minister of WhatsApp'the last 16 years, internet usage in the country has grown from 0.3% penetratio
BBC News / Posted 3 minutes ago
the last 16 years, internet usage in the country has grown from 0.3% penetration to 46%, data from the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) shows. Several TV stations and online publications, some operating from the diaspora, use the... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Like it or not, you’re getting the NBN, so here are your rights when signing uptelephone services (primarily landline services) are subject to a Customer Serv
Business Insider Australia / Posted 34 minutes ago
telephone services (primarily landline services) are subject to a Customer Service Guarantee enshrined in law under the Telecommunications Act 1997. This means that standards apply to common services such as connection of a phone line, repairs... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Net better on isolated islandsthe NBN rollout have failed to keep people connected with “drop outs” and poor
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
the NBN rollout have failed to keep people connected with “drop outs” and poor reception reported for many years. A new Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman report said Rouse Hill had 522 complaints about phone or internet issues in 2016, the... Read more
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Perth Now
Facebook posts of accused killercommunicated with two cell towers north of the isolated field where Jayde’s bod
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
communicated with two cell towers north of the isolated field where Jayde’s body was found between 4.24pm and 5.01pm. Telecommunications specialist Detective Sergeant Adam Riley testified Jayde’s phone did not communicate with a cell tower... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
Cisco scoops up BroadSoftits offerings away from switching and routing. Shares in BroadSoft, which spec
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted an hour ago
its offerings away from switching and routing. Shares in BroadSoft, which specializes in software used by major cable and telecommunications networks, rose 1.35 percent after Cisco offered $55 per share for the company, giving shareholders a... Read more
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New Kerala
MetTel Names Gowen to Lead Federal Team, Expand Washington Office, for GSA EIS Contract - newkerala news #282595contract, has been named General Manager and Senior Vice President, Federal Pro
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
contract, has been named General Manager and Senior Vice President, Federal Program. Gowen is a 30+ year veteran of the telecommunications and networking industry in the Federal contracting space. She will oversee significant expansion of... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Student receives lifestyle-altering gifthowever, must remain vigilant in tracking the amount of sugars in everything th
Ball State Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
however, must remain vigilant in tracking the amount of sugars in everything they eat. Peyton Jones, a sophomore telecommunications major and co-president of the College Diabetes Network at Ball State, is familiar with tracking her sugar... Read more
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NZCity
Vocus puts Orcon up for salestages of appointing an adviser with a view to wrapping up a sale by the end of
NZCity / Posted 2 hours ago
stages of appointing an adviser with a view to wrapping up a sale by the end of the financial year on June 30, 2018. The telecommunications group wrote down the value of its assets by A$1.47 billion ($1.65b) in the June 2017 year after rapid... Read more
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Business Insider
BAUPOST'S KLARMAN: Investors are asking the wrong question about the stock marketaccording to the person familiar with the matter. The firm took a 12% loss on
Business Insider / Posted 3 hours ago
according to the person familiar with the matter. The firm took a 12% loss on Qualcomm, a multinational semiconductor and telecommunications equipment company. Seth Klarman, one of Wall Street's most revered investors and founder of Baupost... Read more
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The Hill
Treasury slams consumer bureau's arbitration rule | EPA considers repealing truck emissions rule | GOP senators offer wildfire management billclear vertical mergers between companies in different industries. The $85 bill
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
clear vertical mergers between companies in different industries. The $85 billion deal would see AT&T one of the nation's telecommunications powerhouses buy Time Warner, an entertainment giant, that includes channels HBO and CNN, and studio Warner... Read more
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TheBull
Stocks to watch - www.thebull.com.aucommercial radio owner Southern Cross Media has its annual general meeting in S
TheBull / Posted 3 hours ago
commercial radio owner Southern Cross Media has its annual general meeting in Sydney on Tuesday. VOC - VOCUS GROUP Telecommunications company - and dodo and iPrimus owner - Vocus Group has its annual general meeting in Melbourne... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Morocco: 6 held in probe of alleged terror plot by IS cellto the ministry, items seized from the suspected cell include chemicals used to
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 hours ago
to the ministry, items seized from the suspected cell include chemicals used to make explosives; firearms, various types of ammunition, vests that could hold suicide bombs, combat batons, tear gas canisters, telecommunications devices and... Read more
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FOX News
Morocco: 6 held in probe of alleged terror plot by IS cellexplosives; firearms, various types of ammunition, vests that could hold suicid
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
explosives; firearms, various types of ammunition, vests that could hold suicide bombs, combat batons, tear gas canisters, telecommunications devices and... Read more
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FOX News
Morocco: 6 held in probe of alleged terror plot by IS cellto the ministry, items seized from the suspected cell include chemicals used to
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
to the ministry, items seized from the suspected cell include chemicals used to make explosives; firearms, various types of ammunition, vests that could hold suicide bombs, combat batons, tear gas canisters, telecommunications devices and... Read more
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Reuters
Cisco buys BroadSoft for $1.71 bln in software pushits offerings away from switching and routing. Shares in BroadSoft, which spec
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
its offerings away from switching and routing. Shares in BroadSoft, which specializes in software used by major cable and telecommunications networks, rose 1.35 percent after Cisco offered $55 per share for the company, giving shareholders a... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Turnbull deflecting blame for NBN woeswith FTTC and estimates the technology will cost about $2900 per premises to de
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 hours ago
with FTTC and estimates the technology will cost about $2900 per premises to deliver compared to $4400 for FTTP. The Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman's annual report released last week showed NBN complaints, including those about delayed... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Morocco: 6 held in probe of alleged terror plot by IS cellto the ministry, items seized from the suspected cell include chemicals used to
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 hours ago
to the ministry, items seized from the suspected cell include chemicals used to make explosives; firearms, various types of ammunition, vests that could hold suicide bombs, combat batons, tear gas canisters, telecommunications devices and... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Gaza to get second cellular network, from Qatar2009. Both companies do not offer 3G internet services, pending a political de
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 hours ago
2009. Both companies do not offer 3G internet services, pending a political deal with Israel which controls Palestinian telecommunications frequencies. Wataniya's expansion was held up by the political divide between the West Bank-based... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Morocco: 6 held in probe of alleged terror plot by IS cellthe ministry, items seized from the suspected cell include chemicals used to ma
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 hours ago
the ministry, items seized from the suspected cell include chemicals used to make explosives; firearms, various types of ammunition, vests that could hold suicide bombs, combat batons, tear gas canisters, telecommunications devices and knives.Next... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Gaza to get second cellular network, from Qatar2009. Both companies do not offer 3G internet services, pending a political de
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 hours ago
2009. Both companies do not offer 3G internet services, pending a political deal with Israel which controls Palestinian telecommunications frequencies. Wataniya's expansion was held up by the political divide between the West Bank-based... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Cisco buys Maryland-based BroadSoft for $1.9 billioncarriers and large businesses use to manage call conferencing, announced Monday
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
carriers and large businesses use to manage call conferencing, announced Monday that it is being sold to California-based telecommunications giant Cisco as both companies seek to harness the changes brought by cloud computing. The $1.9 billion... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Gaza to get second cellular network, from Qatar2009. Both companies do not offer 3G internet services, pending a political de
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 hours ago
2009. Both companies do not offer 3G internet services, pending a political deal with Israel which controls Palestinian telecommunications frequencies. Wataniya's expansion was held up by the political divide between the West Bank-based... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Gaza to get second cellular network, from Qatar2009. Both companies do not offer 3G internet services, pending a political de
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 hours ago
2009. Both companies do not offer 3G internet services, pending a political deal with Israel which controls Palestinian telecommunications frequencies. Wataniya's expansion was held up by the political divide between the West Bank-based... Read more
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The Hill
Google X lab hires first lobbyistsgranted Google special permission to try to use Loon to help restore internet a
The Hill / Posted 6 hours ago
granted Google special permission to try to use Loon to help restore internet access in Puerto Rico after the island’s telecommunications infrastructure was crippled by Hurricane Maria. Alphabet’s self-driving car unit, Waymo, and its... Read more
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The Manila Times
Watchdog to pursue ‘appropriate legal steps’competition watchdog will pursue efforts to review Globe Telecom and PLDT’s mul
The Manila Times / Posted 6 hours ago
competition watchdog will pursue efforts to review Globe Telecom and PLDT’s multibillion-peso purchase of San Miguel’s telecommunications assets despite a setback at the Court of Appeals. “We are firm in our resolve to perform our mandate... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Vodafone confirms Verizon talkscompany is making a takeover bid for Germany's biggest cable operator, Kabel De
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
company is making a takeover bid for Germany's biggest cable operator, Kabel Deutschland. The talks come amid a changing telecommunications landscape in the U.S. The wireless business has been lucrative for Verizon Communications as traditional... Read more
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Goal.com
Who is Amanda Staveley? Newcastle United’s potential new owner profileda stint as a model. Prior to her work with PCP Capital Partners, Staveley had
Goal.com / Posted 6 hours ago
a stint as a model. Prior to her work with PCP Capital Partners, Staveley had business interests in the hospitality and telecommunications industries. Her net worth is reported to be in the region of £100m.Personal lifeThe moniker 'Queen of... Read more
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Business Wire
SES Networks Works with Project Loon to Restore Connectivity in Puerto Ricoconnectivity service, the stratospheric balloons operated by X, Alphabet’s self
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
connectivity service, the stratospheric balloons operated by X, Alphabet’s self-described “moonshot factory”, and local telecommunications expertise are playing a key role in restoring 4G/LTE connectivity in disaster-affected Puerto Rico, SES... Read more
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FOX Business
Cisco buys BroadSoft for $1.71 bln in software pushunified communications over their internet protocol networks. BroadSoft has hi
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
unified communications over their internet protocol networks. BroadSoft has historically sold its products to large telecommunications companies such as Verizon Communications Inc and AT&T Inc, which then resell the software to their... Read more
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FOX Business
Cisco buys BroadSoft for $1.71 bln in software pushunified communications over their internet protocol networks. BroadSoft has hi
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
unified communications over their internet protocol networks. BroadSoft has historically sold its products to large telecommunications companies such as Verizon Communications Inc and AT&T Inc, which then resell the software to their... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Slow, congested, expensive’ (Internet, like the Metro Manila traffic)reason for the slow internet speed. Third, the internet service in the country
The Manila Times / Posted 7 hours ago
reason for the slow internet speed. Third, the internet service in the country is mainly controlled and provided by two telecommunications companies – PLDT Inc. and Globe Telecom Inc. Their services have been woefully inadequate. Former DICT... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Court upholds P69.1-B telco buyout dealwhen Globe and PLDT announced the deal. Business ( Article MRec ), pagematch:
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
when Globe and PLDT announced the deal. Business ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 It stressed the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) - not the PCC - has the authority to investigate the deal. The CA explained that the NTC... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Plans for new microbrewery, bar and cafe in Leeds approvedas the South Bank area of the city. Meeting rooms will also be made at the sit
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 7 hours ago
as the South Bank area of the city. Meeting rooms will also be made at the site – due to open some time next year – as the telecommunications company’s chief executive Professor Adam Beaumont hopes to create a place where people can work while... Read more
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Reuters
Cisco buys BroadSoft for $1.71 bln in software pushits offerings away from switching and routing. Shares in BroadSoft, which spec
Reuters / Posted 8 hours ago
its offerings away from switching and routing. Shares in BroadSoft, which specializes in software used by major cable and telecommunications networks, rose 1.35 percent after Cisco offered $55 per share for the company, giving shareholders a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Photo shows Puerto Rico surgeons operating by cell phone lightIt does not give the statuses of the remaining 20 hospitals, and says that thre
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
It does not give the statuses of the remaining 20 hospitals, and says that three are not open. Along with the power grid, telecommunications remain down or intermittent in Puerto Rico. This may be why it’s taking as much as three days, according... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cisco Systems buying BroadSoft for $1.9 billion cashshare, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gai
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 hours ago
share, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gaithersburg, Maryland-based BroadSoft provides telecommunications technology for businesses, including phone services, audio and video conferencing and virtual... Read more
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The Daily Record
Cisco buying Md.-based BroadSoft for $1.9 billion cash$55 per share, marking a 2 percent premium to BroadSoft's closing price on Frid
The Daily Record / Posted 9 hours ago
$55 per share, marking a 2 percent premium to BroadSoft's closing price on Friday. Gaithersburg-based BroadSoft provides telecommunications technology for businesses, including phone services, audio ... Complete access to news articles on this... Read more
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Reuters
Cisco buys BroadSoft for $1.71 billion in software pushunified communications over their internet protocol networks. BroadSoft has hi
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
unified communications over their internet protocol networks. BroadSoft has historically sold its products to large telecommunications companies such as Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N) and AT&T Inc (T.N), which then resell the software to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Cisco Systems buying BroadSoft for $1.9 billion cashshare, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gai
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
share, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gaithersburg, Maryland-based BroadSoft provides telecommunications technology for businesses, including phone services, audio and video conferencing and virtual... Read more
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Sun Star
PCC: Internet speeds have not improveddeal of the 700-megahertz band of Vega Telecom Inc., an SMC subsidiary. In its
Sun Star / Posted 9 hours ago
deal of the 700-megahertz band of Vega Telecom Inc., an SMC subsidiary. In its decision, the court said the National Telecommunications Commission had already approved PLDT and Globe’s co-use of the San Miguel frequency and that the PCC had... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Cisco Systems buying BroadSoft for $1.9 billion cashshare, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gai
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 hours ago
share, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gaithersburg, Maryland-based BroadSoft provides telecommunications technology for businesses, including phone services, audio and video conferencing and virtual... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Cisco Systems buying BroadSoft for $1.9 billion cashshare, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gai
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 hours ago
share, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gaithersburg, Maryland-based BroadSoft provides telecommunications technology for businesses, including phone services, audio and video conferencing and virtual... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Telco Drama Play: European Phone Companies' Big Bet on Prestige TVon board as executive producers. The link? Every one of these series will be f
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 hours ago
on board as executive producers. The link? Every one of these series will be financed, in whole or in part, by a European telecommunications company. For decades, these companies, called telcos in industry parlance, were happy to just operate the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Website Inaccessibility, Technical Problem ?that spoke on condition of anonymity, the problem is known. However, he kept mu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
that spoke on condition of anonymity, the problem is known. However, he kept mum. "It's sensitive." The director of the Telecommunications Regulatory and Control Agency, Donatien Manirampa, is aware of the problem. As to the possibility of... Read more
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Bizjournals
Alphabet's Project Loon partners with AT&T to provide emergency cell service in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Mariaand navigated from the company’s Nevada launch site. High-speed Internet is tra
Bizjournals / Posted 10 hours ago
and navigated from the company’s Nevada launch site. High-speed Internet is transmitted up to the nearest balloon from a telecommunications partner on the ground before a connection is beamed back to the ground. Westgarth stated that the Puerto... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Feed My Sheep encouraging students to volunteerfor the organization. “Give yourself time to do it. There are so many families
Ball State Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
for the organization. “Give yourself time to do it. There are so many families here that go without.” Huggins, a senior telecommunications major, explained the program started 21 years ago to give back to the community of Muncie. “Besides... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Turnbull 'determined' to address NBN issuesby some act of God, the Liberal party found itself adopting the same position a
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 hours ago
by some act of God, the Liberal party found itself adopting the same position as Mr Murdoch. I wonder why?' The Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman's annual report released last week showed NBN complaints, including those about delayed... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Cisco Systems buying BroadSoft for $1.9 billion cashshare, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gai
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 hours ago
share, marking a 2 percent premium to Broadsoft's closing price on Friday. Gaithersburg, Maryland-based BroadSoft provides telecommunications technology for businesses, including phone services, audio and video conferencing and virtual... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Cisco closes in on BroadSoft takeoverof investments this year by investing in US company BroadSoft. Rumours emerged
Computer Business Review / Posted 11 hours ago
of investments this year by investing in US company BroadSoft. Rumours emerged that Cisco is looking to take over the US Telecommunications Software Company BroadSoft, for an estimated value of $2bn, according to sources from Reuters. Earlier... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Digital Broadcasting and the Way Forwardwill be used by the telecom industry players, thereby giving internet access to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
will be used by the telecom industry players, thereby giving internet access to the people, according to the International Telecommunications Union (ITU). Also, broadcast transmissions involve many players in the chain-content producers, chain... Read more
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