Archive of: Telecom



June Issue 1 2014

Verizon to launch voice coverage this fall

A year after Verizon Wireless launched data service in Alaska, it is readying its network to add voice coverage and preparing to enter the retail market with its own stores.

May Issue 3 2014

GCI reports record 1Q revenue, TiVo stems video losses

General Communications Inc. reported record revenue of $216 million in the first quarter of 2014 and net income of $2 million.

May Issue 3 2014

ACS revenue down after merger, service segments increase

Alaska Communications Systems Group Inc. announced a decrease in revenue for the first quarter, largely driven by changes from the new Alaska Wireless Network.

FireChat ignites new way to communicate on phones April Issue 2 2014

FireChat ignites new way to communicate on phones

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A new mobile messaging application called FireChat is empowering nearby smartphone users to stay in touch even when there’s no cellular service or internet connection.