AT&T drops plans to carry Huawei smartphones after concerns raised over Chinese spying

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei had been looking for a way to crack into the U.S. market, and it thought it had finally found a partner in Dallas-based carrier AT&T. But plans of a business deal evaporated this week after concerns about security and ties to the Chinese government, according to reports by The Wall Street Journal… Please follow and like us:

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Comcast quietly fired hundreds in direct sales before Christmas

Hundreds of door-to-door salespeople for Comcast who walk neighborhoods and troll apartment complexes to pitch its telecom and TV services were called into company offices about two weeks before Christmas and fired, according to an employee and Comcast documents reviewed by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News, and Philly.com. The Florida employee could not be identified because… Please follow and like us:

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FCC Could Undo Consumer Protections Guaranteeing High-Speed Networks This Week

The United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will vote Thursday on a plan that will eliminate requirements designed to guarantee American consumers have access to quality phone and broadband networks. The plan proposed by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, called “Accelerating Wireline Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment,” would ostensibly remove regulations that telecommunications firms… Please follow and like us:

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Internet of things gets even techier

Telecom giants spending resources to make tiny links that will aid businesses Children take a close look at an industrial drone at the 2017 World Internet of Things Wuxi Summit on Sept 10, 2017. [Photo by GAO ERQIANG/CHINA DAILY] Driving in a metropolis is never easy, but finding an open space can be more difficult in… Please follow and like us:

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Comcast-Charter confirm wireless deal with ‘no-adultery clause’

PHILADELPHIA — Comcast and Charter, the nation’s No. 1 and No. 2 cable operators, confirmed on Monday a deal to cooperate with each other on their wireless businesses, cutting off, for now, speculation that the country’s cable-TV operators and wireless companies would be merging into wireless-cable-internet giants. In the partnership deal, the companies agreed to seek… Please follow and like us:

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