32 Years of the Digest ... founded August 21, 1981
The Telecom Digest for March 7, 2014
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Date: Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:49:04 -0500 From: Bill Horne <bill@horneQRM.net> To: email@example.com. Subject: California Yellow pages firm sues phone giant AT&T Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> California Yellow pages firm sues phone giant AT&T By SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- A California Yellow Pages company filed a lawsuit against AT&T and its corporate partners Wednesday in a dispute over phone book advertising. The lawsuit filed by Fresno-based Valley Yellow Pages says a rival phone book run by AT&T and Cerberus Capital Management LP are offering illegal, secret discounts to advertisers. The lawsuit seeks an end to the alleged practice and unspecified damages. Rest at: http://www.bakersfieldnow.com/news/local/California-Yellow-pages-firm-sues-phone-giant-ATT-248906241.html -or- http://goo.gl/Dk0AS2 -- Bill Horne (Remove QRM from my address to write to me directly) Did that full moon force my hand? Or that unmarked hundred grand? Ooh, underneath the water Please forgive me father - Civil Wars
Date: Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:28:37 +1100 From: David Clayton <dc33box-usenet2@NOSPAM.yahoo.com.au> To: email@example.com. Subject: Meet the seven people who hold the keys to worldwide internet security Message-ID: <pan.2014.03.01.23.58.19.585039@NOSPAM.yahoo.com.au> Meet the seven people who hold the keys to worldwide internet security It sounds like the stuff of science fiction: seven keys, held by individuals from all over the world, that together control security at the core of the web. The reality is rather closer to The Office than The Matrix ......... http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/feb/28/seven-people-keys-worldwide-internet-security-web -or- http://goo.gl/qimUBB
Date: Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:53:52 -0500 From: Bill Horne <bill@horneQRM.net> To: firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject: AT&T lays out 'radical' network changes with SDN Message-ID: <email@example.com> AT&T lays out 'radical' network changes with SDN by Stephen Lawson AT&T is remaking its infrastructure as a "user-defined network cloud" in the pursuit of greater flexibility, lower costs and faster response to user needs, the carrier's infrastructure chief said. "We're doing with the [wide-area network] what the world has done with the data center," said John Donovan, senior executive vice president of technology and network operations, in a keynote address at the Open Networking Summit in Santa Clara, California. AT&T wants to be able to quickly develop new services and applications and adapt to changing network demands with the kind of agility that cloud service providers have today. Rest at: http://www.pcworld.com/article/2104720/atandt-lays-out-radical-network-changes-with-sdn.html -or- http://goo.gl/91DglX -- Bill Horne (Remove QRM from my address to write to me directly) Lord I have loved some ladies and I have loved Jim Beam And they both tried to kill me in 1973. When that doctor asked me, Son how did you get in this condition? I said, hey sawbones, I'm just carrying on an ole family tradition. - Hank Williams, Jr.
Date: Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:04:17 -0500 From: Bill Horne <bill@horneQRM.net> To: firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject: Comcast Has AT&T Worrying About the US Message-ID: <email@example.com> Comcast Has AT&T Worrying About the US By THOMAS GRYTA The Wall Street Journal Blog Comcast's $45.2 billion deal to buy for Time Warner Cable has made an impression on AT&T. The telecom giant's CEO, Randall Stephenson, said the move shifted his view of the year ahead, giving him a greater sense of urgency to build out AT&T's Internet-protocol, fiber network as well as its LTE wireless broadband network. Rest at: http://blogs.wsj.com/corporate-intelligence/2014/03/06/comcast-has-att-worrying-about-the-us/ -or- http://goo.gl/wn8v0e -- Bill Horne (Remove QRM from my address to write to me directly) I can see by your coat, my friend you're from the other side There's just one thing I got to know Can you tell me please who won? - Crosby, Stills, & Nash
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