- TV producers may start making you wait for new shows online Updated: Feb-08-16 6:18 pm
NEW YORK - The Golden Age of Online Television may be in peril.
- Over $570M to be used for faster Internet in rural Wisconsin Updated: Feb-08-16 3:27 pm
MILWAUKEE - More than $570 million in government subsidies will be used to bring faster Internet service to rural Wisconsin.
- Insider Q&A: Competing with cable's Internet offerings Updated: Feb-07-16 2:15 pm
NEW YORK - Chet Kanojia, the founder of startup TV service Aereo, has a new offering that could shake up the cable industry again. His new Internet service, Starry, would compete with cable companies in big cities.
- Rural broadband supporters call for change in Tennessee law Updated: Feb-03-16 7:30 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Rural lawmakers on Wednesday compared the dearth of broadband connections in their areas to being bypassed by electrification more than 80 years ago.
- Comcast loses fewest TV customers in 8 years Updated: Feb-03-16 2:23 pm
NEW YORK - Comcast is trumpeting its best year for traditional TV services in nearly a decade, even though it continues to lose TV subscribers.
- Alphabet comes before Apple as world's most valuable company Updated: Feb-02-16 10:30 am
SAN FRANCISCO - Alphabet now comes before Apple atop the list of the world's most valuable companies.
- Indonesian telecom provider blocks access to Netflix Updated: Jan-28-16 5:46 am
JAKARTA, Indonesia - Indonesia's state-owned telecommunications company said it has blocked the Internet video service Netflix in a possible setback to the U.S. company's expansion in Asia.
- Samsung warns of tough 2016 after 4Q profit sinks Updated: Jan-28-16 12:05 am
SEOUL, South Korea - Samsung Electronics reported Thursday a bigger-than-expected decline in fourth quarter earnings as its mainstay smartphone and semiconductor businesses suffered from weakening global demand for consumer electronics.
- Cable-industry disruptor is back with new Internet service Updated: Jan-27-16 6:01 pm
NEW YORK - Cable's pricey Internet packages may get some competition from the founder of Aereo, whose first attempt to shake up the cable industry was quashed by the Supreme Court.
- Sprint closing Central Texas call center, 350 jobs lost Updated: Jan-27-16 11:10 am
TEMPLE, Texas - Sprint plans to close a Central Texas call center next week with more than 350 employees losing their jobs.
- After setting iPhone record, Apple forecasts rare sales drop Updated: Jan-26-16 7:12 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple is bracing for its first sales decline in 13 years, despite selling a record 74.8 million iPhones in the final three months of 2015, in what may prove to be a turning point for the world's most valuable company.
- LG Electronics posts 4Q loss as mobile business struggles Updated: Jan-26-16 5:27 am
SEOUL, South Korea - LG Electronics, the world's second-largest TV maker, on Tuesday reported an unexpected loss for the final quarter of 2015 as its smartphone business struggled and costs for raw materials rose.
- Sprint cutting 2,500 and closing call centers to cut costs Updated: Jan-25-16 3:48 pm
NEW YORK - Cellphone company Sprint is eliminating more jobs as it seeks to cut costs and turn around its business.
- Apple's iPhone success may be reaching its peak Updated: Jan-25-16 12:59 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple could soon face one of its biggest challenges to date: Peak iPhone.
- Cuba, US officials hold talks on Internet and telecoms Updated: Jan-22-16 10:01 pm
HAVANA - Cuban officials say they have held two days of talks with their U.S. counterparts about telecommunications and the Internet.
- Verizon 4Q results beat analysts' expectations Updated: Jan-21-16 8:29 am
NEW YORK - Verizon moved to a profit in its fourth quarter as it held onto more customers.
- Oregon district installs wifi on 2 school buses Updated: Jan-19-16 10:58 am
COQUILLE, Oregon - It's a rainy morning in Coquille, and Coquille School District bus mechanic Dave Smith has a problem.
- NY senator taking action against dropped cellphone calls Updated: Jan-17-16 5:11 pm
NEW YORK - There's one thing Sen. Charles Schumer says is "driving New Yorkers crazy": dropped cellphone calls in dead zones all over the city.
- Support leg breaks as SpaceX rocket lands on ocean barge Updated: Jan-17-16 4:41 pm
LOS ANGELES - After successfully delivering a U.S.-European ocean-monitoring satellite into orbit, a Space X rocket made a hard landing on a floating barge in the roiling Pacific, breaking a support leg and toppling over Sunday.
- Legislation aims to hold provides to Internet promises Updated: Jan-17-16 11:17 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia lawmakers want to make sure that companies make good on the promise to customers of high-speed Internet service.
- BT deal to buy German-French mobile venture is cleared Updated: Jan-15-16 4:50 am
BERLIN - Germany's Deutsche Telekom and France's Orange S.A. say the sale of their mobile joint venture EE to British telecommunications company BT PLC is going ahead.
- 2 Michigan schools apply for FCC broadband spectrum auction Updated: Jan-13-16 3:58 pm
MARQUETTE, Michigan - Two universities in Michigan have applied to participate in a FCC auction that would sell off broadband spectrum from their public television stations to help satisfy increasing mobile and wireless demands.
- Review: New ways to get cable without an ugly cable box Updated: Jan-12-16 4:08 pm
NEW YORK - Getting cable service no longer requires a technician who'll come and install an ugly cable box.
- Are unlimited data cellphone plans on their way back? Updated: Jan-11-16 2:27 pm
NEW YORK - AT&T is once again experimenting with offering unlimited data plans to smartphone customers while promoting its DirecTV service, signaling a potential reversal of industry trends toward data caps and charges for big video watchers.