Latest Telecoms News about USA

Verizon Again Takes Overall Title, AT&T Close Runner-Up in Mobile Performance Study

  The latest RootMetrics report found that Verizon is still leading the mobile network race on the national level in nearly all aspects of testing. ...

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Fitch Places Dish Networks on Rating Watch Negative

  The Negative Watch reflects the uncertainty surrounding Dish's funding strategy and potential negative effect on Dish's credit profile arising from the announcement that the FCC voted to deny $3.3 billion in bidding credits previously awarded to Dish...

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Conference Centres Fined for Blocking Wi-Fi Signals

  A conference venue organiser in the USA has been fined US$750,00 for blocking Wi-Fi signals at its convention centres....

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Dish Network Loses Out on $3.3 Billion of Spectrum Discounts

  USA based Dish Network has lost an attempt to claim discounts on radio spectrum purchases that are worth US$3.3 billion....

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Thai Networks to Share Network Infrastructure

  Two of Thailand's mobile networks, AIS and DTAC have announced a deal to share their network infrastruture....

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Sexting and internet safety climb top 10 list of child health concerns

  With more kids online and using cell phones at increasingly younger ages, two issues have quickly climbed higher on the public's list of major health concerns for children across the U.S: sexting and Internet safety. ...

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LG G4 Smartphone Receives U.S. Government Security Certification

  LG Electronics announced that its G4 smartphone has passed the security certification evaluated by the U.S. National Security Agency's National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP)....

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Quarter of Consumers Have Privacy Concerns About Using Connected Health Devices

  Nearly a quarter (23%) of U.S. broadband households have privacy and security concerns related to usage of connected health devices and the same percentage have a similar level of concern about fitness tracking devices....

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58% of US smartphone owners also own tablets

  Nationally, smartphone penetration has reached 62%. Among all of the people who own smartphones, 58% also own a tablet - and among iPhone owners, 65% have a tablet....

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Fitch Affirms Motorola Solutions Ratings Following Tender Offer Announcement; Outlook Negative

  Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BBB' Issuer Default Rating assigned to Motorola Solutions following the company's announced tender offer of up to $2 billion of share repurchases and $1 billion strategic investment from Silver Lake Partners (SLP)....

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