UNALASKA — Though the historic underwater fiber optic cable in Alaska’s Arctic Ocean was ceremonially acknowledged earlier this year, one more link awaits.
And a big ship from France is on its way... Read more
Competition and collaboration between telecom companies promises to bring the costs down for Alaska in the coming two years as Quintillion, Alaska Communications and AT&T launch projects building... Read more
General Communication Inc. took in $228 million in its first quarter of 2017, but a decline of nearly $7 million in consumer revenue and a $46.5 million accounting writedown for income taxes led it... Read more
It was a good day to be a shareholder in General Communication Inc.
Shares of the Anchorage-based telecom leapt 62 percent, from $20.56 to close at $33.39, after a deal was announced April 4 to sell... Read more
Alaska Communications Systems Group Inc. reported net income of nearly $2.4 million in 2016 and a $195 million credit and loan package that will help refinance existing debt, company officials said... Read more
General Communications Inc. posted its 2016 results on March 1, with declining wireless revenue and customers that track with Alaska’s broad economic downturn.
With the state facing another $3... Read more
The state’s lack of budget solutions has dug into telecommunications growth.
General Communications Inc. is cutting 20 percent to 25 percent of its planned capital project spending next year in light... Read more
Back in 2011, Dan Perpich was somewhat shocked to find rows of wilted lettuce in the local grocery store, retailing for $18 a head. He was visiting Resolute Bay, a town of 130 individuals in northern... Read more
Would you unfriend someone on Facebook, because of political views?
Facebook users are fed up with political grandstanding. A September 2016 Monmouth University Poll said, “More than 2-in-3 voters... Read more
Financial agreements made in late 2015 are still eating into the bottom line for General Communications Inc.
Most of GCI’s numbers sank in the third quarter of 2016. Company executives said the... Read more
Classical war involved nations fighting nations, with two clearly demarcated sides. Contemporary war, in contrast, may pit one against the many, or a nebulous network of alliances fighting for a... Read more
Cyber terrorism, cyber warfare, cyber vandalism, cyber crime, are all now part of the lexicon. In an age where everything is connected to everything else, cyber security is as equally multi-layered... Read more
The first ever Alaska IT Awards Gala will take place at the Anchorage Marriott on Nov. 4. About 200 tech executives and business leaders are expected to be in attendance to recognize professionals... Read more
New habits are popping up on every Main Street in the country due to the prevalence of social media. New words – FOMO, ICYMI, and bae – are being added to dictionaries seemingly every week. The... Read more