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North Carolina misses the municipal broadband benefits Kansas City gets with Google

The excitement around Google's (Nasdaq: GOOG) selection of Kansas City, Kansas as the first city in which the search engine giant will build out a 100 Gbps open access network has perhaps

Apple to investigate Verizon iPad 2 connection errors

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) acknowledged that a "small number" of iPad 2 owners are having trouble connecting to Verizon Wireless' (NYSE:VZ) CDMD EV-DO network, though details of the problem--and a possible

AT&T no longer forcing messaging plans onto texting phones

AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T) dropped a requirement that subscribers who purchase one of the company's "quick messaging devices" also purchase a messaging plan. The carrier quietly discontinued the

Cable could be left behind if FCC rejects AT&T, T-Mobile deal

There is a scene in the classic film Cool Hand Luke where the prisoners, egged on by the relentless Dragline, start getting up from their bunks to head to the bathroom. "Gettin' up here Carl," one

Senate to hold hearing May 11 on AT&T/T-Mobile deal

The Senate will hold the first congressional hearing on AT&T's (NYSE:T) proposed $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile USA on May 11, and judging by the hearing's formal title, it appears AT&T

ComScore: Verizon sold 'well over 1M' iPhones during February

Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) sold "well over 1 million" iPhones during the smartphone's first few weeks of availability, according to new numbers from research and measurement firm comScore. The number

FCC proposes tougher rules for deploying cell boosters

The FCC wants to impose stricter guidelines for the use of cell phone boosters, which are designed to fill gaps in wireless coverage in areas where signal strength is weak. The agency had planned to

Obama spectrum plan muddied by AT&T/T-Mobile deal

President Obama's plan to make $27.8 billion over the next decade from wireless spectrum auctions is facing concerns that AT&T's (NYSE:T) proposed $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile USA will

CenturyLink's Post: AT&T/T-Mobile deal will have minimal impact on its wireless backhaul future

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), a wireline-centric provider, believes that it will take time to understand what effect AT&T's (NYSE: T) proposed deal to acquire T-Mobile (XETRA: DTE.DE) will have on its

AT&T reverses course, will support third-party Android app stores

AT&T (NYSE:T) will soften its stance against non-market Android applications, confirming plans to support the new Amazon Appstore for Android as well as other third-party storefronts. "AT&T