Old Phone Buildings Are Being Converted into Condos
[at The Wall Street Journal] - The New York Telephone Company left a legacy in brick and mortar that is being sold off building by building.
[AP] - ___ US economy grows at 3.6 percent rate in 3rd quarter The U.S. economy grew at a 3.6 percent annual rate from July through September, the fastest since early 2012. But nearly half the growth came from ...
AT&T reportedly joins T-Mobile in pursuit of unused Verizon spectrum
[at The Verge] - AT&T and T-Mobile are both eyeing valuable spectrum that Verizon Wireless holds but isn't currently putting to use, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. The spectrum in question comes from the 700MHz A-block. Verizon paid $2.4 billion for the licenses to those airwaves, which offer better building penetration than higher frequencies, but the largest US carrier hasn't yet put the spectrum to use. "The A spectrum is out there, and if someone walks up to me with an offer, we will entertain it," Verizon CFO Fran Shammo has said.
Verizon Wireless Network Ready For Wintry Weather In Central Texas
[PR Newswire] - DALLAS, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the owner and operator of the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, announced that its network is ready for the wintry weather. Verizon ...
FCC Signals Green on Verizon Deal
[Zacks] - Verizon Communications has finally won FCC approval for its $130 billion deal to buy a 45% stake in its wireless venture.