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CWA: Action Alert! Support TCGplayer Workers Fighting for Their Union [telecom]
Big news in the tech world! A supermajority of workers at TCGPlayer’s authentication center in New York announced on Wednesday, January 25th that they are forming the TCG Union/CWA and have filed...
 
Re: FCC proposes large fine against Fox Corp for use of EAS Alert tones during NFL commercials [telecom]
In the 1990's, while I was a Systems Analyst at NYNEX, I heard a cell phone’s electronic ringer for the first time. I’ll never forget that my first reaction to the sound was the thought “They...
 
US Cellular customer data allegedly up for grabs on the dark web [telecom]
By Stefanie Schappert, Senior Journalist A treasure trove of customer data, allegedly stolen from mobile carrier US Cellular, has been offered up for free on the dark web. A dark web hacker claims to...
 
y chops ‘showed up' [telecom]
“Our systems and policies protected the most sensitive kinds of customer data,” Mike Sievert said on an earnings call. “We take this issue very seriously.” By Matt Kapko Top brass at T-Mobile,...
 
Fw: Vodafone NZ to switch off 3G network by end of 2024 [telecom]
Beginn der weitergeleiteten Nachricht (Beginning of forwarded message): Datum: Thu, 25 Aug 2022 16:12:12 +1200 Von: BungleBob > Newsgruppen: Betreff: [News] Vodafone NZ to switch off 3G network by end...
 
3 Red Flags for Verizon Investors [telecom]
The company's fourth-quarter earnings report was full of disappointing numbers, despite revenue and earnings per share beating and meeting expectations, respectively. Management's outlook for the...
 
yota vs. fiber’s Ferrari [telecom]
T-Mobile CEO: 5G Home is like Toyota vs. fiber’s Ferrari By Monica Alleven T-Mobile’s rivals in the home broadband market like to point out the limitations in its capacity to serve customers due...
 
NY Introduces Bill To Limit Roboecalls [telecom]
EMPIRE STATE OF MIND: New York Senate Introduces A Proposed Bill To Limit Robocalls Wednesday, January 25, 2023 As promised by the Czar, the Duchess is here to break down yet another, although...
 
After Verizon lowers expectations, AT&T raises them [telecom]
By Mike Dano If Verizon is the 5G operator that failed to live up to its too-high aspirations, AT&T is the one that managed to exceed its relatively modest targets. Specifically, AT&T said it now...
 
AT&T grows wireless business, but real winner is T-Mobile [telecom]
by Matthew Keys AT&T exceeded expectations from Wall Street analysts on Wednesday when it revealed its postpaid wireless business added 656,000 lines during its most-recent financial quarter. The...
 
Verizon customers were unable to call 911 in Minneapolis, Brooklyn Center Monday morning [telecom]
The issue was resolved late Monday morning, according to a spokesperson with Verizon. By Dana Thiede MINNEAPOLIS — Officials say the issue involving Verizon wireless customers throughout the Twin...
 
AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile quietly walk away from ZenKey joint venture [telecom]
By Mike Dano ZenKey looks dead. The company's app is not available in the major smartphone app stores. Its website does not load. And the wireless providers that launched the joint venture in 2020 are...
 
T-Mobile Hacked For The Eighth Time In Five Years [telecom]
rom the zero-accountability dept Mon, Jan 23rd 2023 By Karl Bode T-Mobile hasn’t been what you’d call competent when it comes to protecting its customers’ data. The company has now been hacked...
 
Re: T-Mobile eyeing Mint Mobile as acquisition target: report [telecom]
No, Mint Mobile is an independent MVNO, which operates off of both T-Mobile's network. I think it was split from Ultra Mobile, which is also an independent MVNO, running from T-Mobile towers. T-Mobile...
 
Status of Copper Based Landline Telephones [telecom]
The great sunset date by the FCC for Landlines has come and gone, and my 2 landlines at 2 different locations are at this time are still operating. I have had a recent pair change done on one of the...
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