AT&T will introduce digital-telephone service to accompany its U-verse network in Connecticut today, only the second market where it has combined video and voice services. AT&T's VoIP customers can integrate land-line phones with high-speed Internet, cell phone and their U-verse services.
A Windstream spokesman said the company would, if ordered by the court, release the identities of 10 users being sued anonymously for downloading music illegally. The defendants are currently identified by their IP addresses.
Qualcomm on Thursday opened the first of 15 planned Last Mile Initiative Centers in India. The centers, operating under the Easy Seva brand name, will support entrepreneurial development of 3G communications in rural India.
Telecom veterans Dan Caruso and John Scarano have launched Zayo Bandwidth, a new company designed to deliver bandwidth in underserved areas. The company has acquired several regional fiber networks and lined up $225 million in financing as it aims to target "high-bandwidth consumer customers."