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FCC moves closer to special access fee regulation

As expected, the FCC issued a public notice seeking comment on how to look at the special access market, formally opening a debate that likely will pit AT&T and Verizon against Sprint Nextel,

AT&T completes acquisition of Centennial

The FCC approved AT&T's $944 million acquisition of Centennial Communications, clearing the way for the deal to close and giving the nation's No. 2 wireless carrier around 893,000 new customers.

Amazon stops selling Sprint-powered Kindles

SAN FRANCISCO--At the Open Mobile Summit here yesterday Amazon Kindle Director Russell Baker confirmed that the company is no longer selling the Sprint Nextel-powered Kindle. Though Amazon will

Verizon, AT&T, others rally on IMS approach to voice over LTE

Verizon Wireless, AT&T and several major international carriers and vendors threw their support behind an IMS-based approach to delivering voice and SMS services over LTE networks. The level of

AT&T suing Verizon over 'There's a map for that' ads

Let the ad wars continue. AT&T sued Verizon Wireless, claiming Verizon's latest campaign targeting AT&T's 3G coverage is misleading. AT&T is seeking a cease and desist order through a

Report: FCC staff recommend approval of AT&T-Centennial deal

FCC staffers have recommended that the commission approve AT&T's $944 million acquisition of Centennial Communications, according to a Bloomberg report. The companies have been urging the FCC to

Google Voice has more than 1.4M users

Google Voice has more than 1.4 million users, and of those, 570,000, or 40 percent, use the service every day, according to a confidential part of a letter Google sent to the FCC, which was disclosed

Google: Call blocking on Google Voice limited

Google said it has found a way to restrict call blocking on its Google Voice service to fewer than 100 specific phone numbers, the latest twist in a battle that has pitted the Internet search giant

AT&T's IPTV take up 240,000 subs

AT&T said in its third quarter earnings report this week that it had added 240,000 U-verse TV subscribers during the quarter, a figure which was lower than the two previous quarters. In the

AT&T touts WiFi usage: 25.4M connections in Q3

AT&T sees WiFi usage rapidly increasing thanks to the rising number of smartphones and WiFi-enabled devices. The company said that its customers made 25.4 million WiFi connections in third