In a move signifying that it may be bitter about a recent business deal between cable companies and a major rival, Sprint Nextel Corp. has sued Comcast Corp., Time Warner Cable Inc. and other cable giants for allegedly infringing on its patents.
In a move that will almost assuredly spur a spate of legal challenges that will clog courtrooms almost as much as wireless Internet providers have been slowing down network connections, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) finally published its long-awaited and hotly debated rules for Internet traffic.
Hundreds of former Verizon Communications employees are pretty certain the company can hear them now. Verizon has agreed to pay $20 million and has agreed to a number of conditions in order to settle a nationwide class disability discrimination lawsuit the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed. The suit...