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CWA has produced Stuck in the Slow Lane without FiOS for broadcast on Long Island, NY, asking that Verizon bring FiOS to the area.
According to a new report from the Progressive Policy Institute, AT&T and Verizon are ranked one and two among private companies in domestic capital spending.
The Syracuse Common Council passed a resolution August 26, calling on ?... Verizon Communications... to build its all-fiber FiOS network throughout the city.?
"LTE certainly can compete with broadband... [but] we don't see LTE being as efficient as fiber coming into the home," said Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead.
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler wrote to the CEO of Verizon, saying network management "is not a loophole designed to enhance your revenue streams."
Beginning July 21, Verizon FiOS subscribers' upload speeds will be increased to match download.
Verizon is about to miss its June, 2014 deadline for wiring all of New York City for FiOS, and it's refusing to furnish the city with maps that chart "the street-by-street progress of its fiber network."
This week, the FCC released the full orders covering the upcoming broadcast spectrum auction, which attempts to balance competing forces among the buyers and sellers of public spectrum.
In a huge win for Verizon Wireless workers, retail store workers at six Verizon Wireless stores in Brooklyn, N.Y., voted for a union voice and representation by CWA Local 1109.
To expand rural mobile broadband, said former House Telecommunications Chair Rick Boucher, ?Don?t restrict the auction by cutting out companies that currently serve rural America and want to expand their presence there.?