AT&T to release Q1 results on April 22; BT gets ready to launch wireless services

Wireline news from across the web:

@FierceTelecom RT @metaswitch: "Collaboration Drives #NFV Development." Article | Follow @FierceTelecom

> Alaska Power and Telephone unveiled plans to lay an 86-mile fiber cable from Lena Point through Lynn Canal to Haines and Skagway. Article

> SK Telecom (SKT) announced plans to acquire those shares it does not already hold in local fixed line voice and broadband provider SK Broadband (SKB). Article

> AT&T announced that the company's first-quarter 2015 results will be released after the New York Stock Exchange closes on Wednesday, April 22, at 4:30 p.m. ET. Release

> BT will begin offering mobile 4G service for consumers that reports say will undercut major competitors' prices. Article

Cable News
> Attempting to mimic the advanced advertising success it's had on the Internet, Google Fiber will begin to offer targeted local TV ads in Kansas City, Kan., and Kansas City, Mo. Article

> Suddenlink is the latest pay-TV operator to raise consumer prices, notifying customers last week that they'll pay additional fees for sports programming, broadcast retransmission and broadband service. Article

Wireless News
> Mobile startup Cyanogen, which aims to cut into Google's control over the Android platform by offering a modified version of the software, raised $80 million in fresh funding. Article

> Google isn't giving up on Google Glass, its high-tech eyeglasses, according to Google Chairman Eric Schmidt. Article

And finally…. @SCMagazine: Cloud trends survey: 9 out of 10 orgs concerned about public cloud security. Article

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