Dutch wireline telephony lines rise in Q2; Google employs Avail-TVN to deliver TV content

Wireline news from across the web:

@FierceTelecom RT @forrester: Christensen: I don't talk to my CEO about cloud - I talk to him about profit. #CIOS12 | Follow @FierceTelecom

> California consumers went on an Amazon.com shopping spree before the sales tax deadline. Article

> Dutch wireline telephony lines rose by a net of 47,000 in Q2 2012 to 6.08 million. Article

> Google employs Avail-TVN to deliver the content for its Fiber broadband TV service in Kansas City. Article

> Here's the list of rural hospital broadband grant winners. Post

And finally … Vonage reports that voice mail use dropped 8 percent in the past year. Article

Suggested Articles

IBM has named internship and mentor program Outreachy as the winner of its second $50,000 Open Source Community Grant.

While carriers have kept up with the networking demands related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Vodafone is upgrading its network by 4 TBps of capacity.

According to revised research by International Data Corporation (IDC), worldwide IT spending is now expected to decline by 2.7%.