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TWC Customers Lose Email Passwords to Hackers

Time Warner Cable (TWC) had its system hacked into early this month and there are fears that up to 320,000 customers could have lost their email passwords to the hackers. The company has already raised the red flag and warned customers to be wary of such people who are not in for anything good. TWCs […]

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HughesNet Gen4 Satellite Service Ranks High in FCC Report

HughesNet Gen4 satellite broadband service was ranked first for delivering on advertised performance promises in the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) fifth annual report on consumer broadband services. Titled “Measuring Broadband America – 2015”, the report was issued on December 30, 2015 and placed HughesNet on top of other major internet service providers. HughesNet is America’s […]

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Frontier Approved to Acquire Verizon Operations

California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has unanimously voted to approve Frontier Communications’ proposed acquisition of Verizon’s wire line, broadband and video operations in California. That will include the FiOS network. A press release from the company stated that Frontier has received all other necessary regulatory clearances, including those from the Federal Communications Commission, the U.S. […]

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Charter Defends Merger with Time Warner Cable

Charter Communications has come out to clear the air over their proposed merger with Time Warner Cable (TWGood Luck… C) and Bright House Networks (BHN). Their expected defense comes just a few days after Dish Network through CEO Charlie Ergen appealed to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) not to approve the merger. When Ergen met […]

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Verizon to Offer WiFi Calling Service

Verizon Wireless has finally been allowed to offer WiFi calling and now joins the long list of many other operators in America who have already established that service. It comes as a huge relief for the company that had chased the clearance for a long time. In a report carried by RCRWireless News, the Federal […]

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