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Tag Archives: Telecommunications

EarthLink celebrates $12 million investment

Atlanta-based EarthLink Inc. is investing $12 million in the next three years at its new Rochester location at Alexander Park. The commitment, which was celebrated Tuesday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, will retain approximately 450 local jobs. Alexander Park is just ...

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PAETEC awarded federal contract

PAETEC Holding Corp. has a new five-year contract to provide voice, Internet and data services to General Services Administration of the U.S. Government. The regional and local telephony contract, according to a release ...

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Companies yank cord on residential phone books

What's black and white and read all over? Not the white pages, which is why regulators have begun granting telecommunications companies the go-ahead to stop mass-printing residential phone books, a musty fixture of Americans' kitchen counters, refrigerator tops and junk drawers.

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Telecommunications: New York SMSA LP v. Town of Clarkstown

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Telecommunications Federal Preemption New York SMSA LP v. Town of Clarkstown 09-1546-cv Appealed from the Southern District of New York Background: The parties appeal from a district court order granting the plaintiffs-appellees’ motion for ...

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Orange you glad≠

Xerox Corp. last week announced its development of a new desktop technology that translates detailed color descriptions into computer codes to generate more accurate images. The Natural Language Color technology interprets simple instructions such as, “Make the blues a lot ...

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Wary of wireless≠

BlackBerries and other wireless electronic devices, once a status symbol of lawyers and corporate execs, are now ubiquitous — and hourly workers joining the high-tech club want to be paid for time spent tapping away after hours. This month T-Mobile ...

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DIY programs provide access to justice

Three new computer programs are now available to help users navigate the legal system. The DIY (Do It Yourself) document program can be used to create individualized court forms and instructions and is available through two Web sites: CourtHelp (www.nycourthelp.gov) ...

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Campaign For Justice phonathon off to a grand start

On Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2002, the first night of the phonathon campaign, volunteers had tallied over $40,000 in individual pledges. With a goal of $200,000 for this year’s Campaign for Justice initiative, about 30 attorneys made a couple hundred phone ...

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Campaign For Justice phonathon off to a grand start (10174)

On Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2002, the first night of the phonathon campaign, volunteers had tallied over $40,000 in individual pledges. With a goal of $200,000 for this year’s Campaign for Justice initiative, about 30 attorneys made a couple hundred phone ...

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