Access from AT&T SNAP Internet Discount

As a condition of the approval of the AT&T and DirecTV merger, the FCC mandated that AT&T provide an affordable low income Internet access program. The Access from AT&T program provides low cost Internet to participants of SNAP, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamp Program). AT&T’s Access Internet service is available in any of […]
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CenturyLink Named U.S. Bank Stadium Founding Partner

The Minnesota Vikings have formally named CenturyLink Communications as the Founding Partner of U.S. Bank Stadium as well as the Exclusive Communications Provider of the team. The agreement will last for 10 years and includes significant immersion of CenturyLink’s communication infrastructure and services within U.S. Bank Stadium. In a press statement, Vikings Owner/President Mark Wilf […]
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Frontier Lowers Internet Costs for Idled Workers

Frontier Communications has formally announced that they will offer a discount program in the wake of layoffs by MinnTac, Mesabi Nugget and Mining Resources that affected hundreds of people. As such, Frontier will be reducing the cost of high-spe ed Internet access for affected employees who are their customers. In a press release confirming the […]
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CenturyLink Posts Mixed Quarterly Earnings

The first quarter of 2015 has not been a good business period for top American Internet service provider CenturyLink. In the results released recently, it shows that the company managed to generate $1,735 million from adjusted cash from operations which was a drop from $1,788 million in a similar period last year. For the adjusted […]
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CenturyLink Keen to Acquire AT&T, DSL Assets

CenturyLink has expressed high levels of willingness to purchase AT&T as well as DSL assets that are being sold by Verizon. The company’s CFO Stewart Ewing gave the clearest hint of a possible acquisition in his speech at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference. He said they will make the move at the […]
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