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# verizon - Friday 7 March, 2014

Hundreds of Eircom investors complain over share repayment
# Where's My Share?
# Where's My Share?

Hundreds of Eircom investors complain over share repayment

Mar 7th 2014, 12:40 PM 12,631 Views 11 Comments

Some investors flew to UK in order to hand deliver forms to the company’s office.

# verizon - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Investors at a loss on Eircom shares
# Cashing Out
# Cashing Out

Investors at a loss on Eircom shares

Mar 6th 2014, 1:52 PM 17,711 Views 45 Comments

Tax-free cash payout for many but no sign of profit.

# verizon - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

US court strikes down 'Net Neutrality' rule
# Web
# Web

US court strikes down 'Net Neutrality' rule

Jan 15th 2014, 9:13 AM 6,923 Views 18 Comments

Supporters of Net Neutrality say the decision could give major telecom operators the power to block or degrade services, while promoting their own.

# verizon - Monday 2 September, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Sep 2nd 2013, 11:21 PM 10,806 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Pat Kenny versus Sean O’Rourke and the funeral of Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney.

Vodafone sells stake in Verizon wireless for $130 billion
# Mega Bucks
# Mega Bucks

Vodafone sells stake in Verizon wireless for $130 billion

Sep 2nd 2013, 6:58 PM 5,568 Views 17 Comments

In what is the second-largest acquisition deal on record, Verizon will now wholly own the biggest mobile operator in the US.

# verizon - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Google asks US for permission to reveal scale of data transfers
# America
# America

Google asks US for permission to reveal scale of data transfers

Jun 11th 2013, 7:45 PM 7,463 Views 38 Comments

Google says it’s barred from revealing how many national security requests it follows, and wants to let people know.

# verizon - Friday 7 June, 2013

Google, Facebook, Skype, YouTube also tapped by US government
# Phone Tapping
# Phone Tapping

Google, Facebook, Skype, YouTube also tapped by US government

Jun 7th 2013, 8:38 AM 7,505 Views 55 Comments

The Director of National Intelligence has denounced the leaks of highly classified documents that revealed the programs.

# verizon - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Phone records 'critical' to war on terrorism, says White House
# National Security
# National Security

Phone records 'critical' to war on terrorism, says White House

Jun 6th 2013, 4:43 PM 4,018 Views 46 Comments

Obama administration collects telephone records of citizens even if they are not suspected of terrorism.

Top secret: US government continues with Bush-era phone monitoring
# Phone Records
# Phone Records

Top secret: US government continues with Bush-era phone monitoring

Jun 6th 2013, 8:02 AM 5,980 Views 49 Comments

The National Security Agency is collecting the phone records of millions of US customers of Verizon under a top secret court order.

# verizon - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Vodafone makes €2.4bn loss on southern European woes
# Vodafone
# Vodafone

Vodafone makes €2.4bn loss on southern European woes

Nov 13th 2012, 9:02 AM 4,772 Views 17 Comments

Mobile giant blames tough trading conditions in southern Europe for losses.

# verizon - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Samsung reveals new flagship Galaxy smartphone
# Samsung
# Samsung

Samsung reveals new flagship Galaxy smartphone

May 3rd 2012, 9:09 PM 10,224 Views 63 Comments

Samsung’s much-anticipated Galaxy S III – the biggest competitor to Apple’s iPhone – will go on sale in Europe on May 29.

# verizon - Thursday 19 August, 2010

More criticisms of Google net neutrality plans
# Net Neutrality
# Net Neutrality

More criticisms of Google net neutrality plans

Aug 19th 2010, 11:32 AM 231 Views 0 Comments

American host Jon Stewart attacks Google’s “flip flop” on internet access, and protesters present the company with 300,000 signed petitions.

# verizon - Tuesday 10 August, 2010

Google-Verizon deal: a threat to the internet?
# Net Neutrality
# Net Neutrality

Google-Verizon deal: a threat to the internet?

Aug 10th 2010, 3:34 PM 161 Views 0 Comments

It has been described as “a toll booth on the information superhighway” – but what does the Google-Verizon deal really mean?

# verizon - Friday 6 August, 2010

The end of the internet as we know it?
# Net Neutrality
From The Daily Edge
# Net Neutrality

The end of the internet as we know it?

Aug 6th 2010, 3:15 PM 225 Views 0 Comments

Suspicions that Google and a major US telecommunications company are divvying up the internet is causing a little bit of panic…