FairPoint Communications is continuing on a path to upgrade broadband speeds and access in its northern New England footprint.

Frontier announced yesterday that it is bringing on a new head of government and regulatory affairs for Florida operations.

Level 3 has sided with Google Fiber in an ongoing dispute over how to attach broadband network wiring on utility poles in Nashville.

In a fiery post to the company’s website, AT&T’s Joan Marsh blasted Google as largely failing to offer widespread broadband services to Americans.

Data centers are a key part of AT&T’s cloud services strategy, and the carrier has no plans to sell its current assets – an executive told FierceTelecom.

CenturyLink announced that it will be the exclusive broadband provider to up to 12,000 homes in a new development in southern Denver.

CenturyLink has asked the state of Minnesota to be treated as a competitive telecom provider. But officials aren’t so sure.

Frontier plans to launch its Vantage TV service in Rochester, New York, by the end of the year, challenging Charter Communications.