Rants & Raves

I THINK GRU should save Paine College. A RANT TO my Internet service provider for stuffing my e-mail box with advertising. I wonder how much more revenue this generates? A RAVE FOR Mary Morrison...

Georgia experts warn of more cybersecurity breaches

...will discourage companies from sharing data.Disclosure of past demands by government agencies for records from Internet service providers has made companies fearful of losing customers, especially international customers, the report's authors...

Straighten up and fly right

...trespassing. Meanwhile, companies such as Google and Amazon are experimenting with drones to deliver everything from Internet service to consumer goods.There's no way around it: Public policy on unmanned aircraft is inevitable.And hopefully...

Comcast's "Minions," high-speed Internet, drive 3Q revenue

...percent on higher tax costs, but revenue rose sharply thanks to some hit films like Minions and its high-speed Internet services.The Philadelphia company earned $2 billion, or 80 cents per share, which was in line with Wall Street expectations...

Windows 10 privacy settings worth checking

...through the nooks and crannies of the "Settings" menu. That's a good thing to do with any new software program or Internet service. It's also good to go back periodically to make sure settings match your comfort level.

Comcast teeing up new services targeted at millennials

...version of the premium channel, to its Internet customers. It also has a package aimed at cord cutters that offers Internet service only and a digital antenna to pick up local broadcast networks like NBC and CBS.Satellite TV company Dish Network...

Columbia County might revise pawn law

...those selling items, as well as other details of each transaction. The information is uploaded electronically to an Internet service called Leads Online, which collects and maintains a national database of information that law enforcement agencies...

AT&T, as new owner of DirecTV, offers TV-wireless package

...the first step of what's to come," said Brad Bentley, AT&T's chief marketing officer for entertainment and Internet services.Bentley said AT&T is planning several products to integrate mobile phone and TV services in ways rivals can't...

Verizon workers to stay on job without new contract

...Washington, D.C., who work for Verizon's wireline business, which provides fixed-line phone services and FiOS Internet service.About 45,000 Verizon workers went on strike in August 2011 for about two weeks.

Comcast launching streaming video service Stream

...service in Boston at the end of the summer, followed by Chicago and Seattle. It plans to make it available to all its Internet service customers by early 2016. Comcast had more than 22 million Internet customers at the end of the first quarter.The...