Skype appoints Elisa Steele as VP of marketing; Rural telcos want FCC to test USF reforms

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> Brazil's telecom regulator, Anatel, has mandated Telefonica to improve its wireline service and provide compensation to customers if service is disrupted. Article

> Skype appointed Elisa Steele as its new corporate VP of marketing. Article

> Peru put its own net-neutrality rules into action and plans to roll out its own national fiber network for broadband services. Article

> Eugene Kaspersky will deliver a keynote speech at the third annual Billington Cybersecurity Summit. Release

> United Airlines has upgraded the speeds of its in-flight GoGo WiFi service from 3.1 Mbps to 9.8 Mbps. Article

And finally Rural telco leaders want the FCC to hold off on implementing "untested" Universal Service Fund (USF) caps. Release