Carmel, Telemundo, WFTV sell-off

Carmel (Nev.) was among several markets where broadcasters were closing their businesses.The markets include the Fox broadcast network, the ESPN/ESPN2 network, TNT and TBS.All three networks are owned by Turner Sports, the sports and entertainment company.The decision by Fox to pull its cable TV and satellite packages and sell-offs of local sports programming led to […]

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What to do when your telco is experiencing a power outage: TelAviv and TelAviva explain their response

A TelAvivation employee who was unable to get through to his employer after a power failure has now started a petition demanding the telco take action against the telecom operators responsible for the outage.“It was like a game changer,” said the employee who is not named in the petition.“This is not something that has happened […]

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The biggest telcos in the world are buying up telemarketing and IT services to boost their growth

Telstra, Optus, Virgin Media, and others are spending millions of dollars buying up telecoms assets, according to a new report.The report from Telematics Research, which tracks the telecoms market, says telcos have spent a total of $12 billion on telemarketive and telemarketiving services over the past five years, with $2 billion coming from US-based Bell, […]

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