CenturyLink has asked the FCC to simplify the copper retirement process to accelerate next-gen fiber and IP-based service expansions.

AT&T virtualized 45% of its network during the third quarter, but legacy service losses continue to offset next-gen service gains.

Verizon claims that its ongoing transition to fiber will not affect TTY or other assistive technology users.

US Telecom has named Alaska Communications Systems President and CEO Anand Vadapalli as its new chairman.

Cincinnati Bell says that the existing submarine cables in Hawaii will not be affected when it completes its acquisition of the company next year.

Verizon says that the FCC should not force wireline broadband operators to develop reports of service availability under the census-block level.

Rhode Island, according to data compiled by Cable.co.uk, has the highest average broadband speeds of 36.7 Mbps broadband speeds.

AT&T is seeking FCC approval to shut down its wholesale Inward Service in 2018.

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