I recently switched my house and office telephone services from SBC to Vonage and I just received what I hope is my last large, complicated bill from SBC. You can't help but look at these statements with a sense of awe at the rampant bureaucracy, lack of understanding of what customer service means, and the creative accounting these documents display.
According to information released by Allied Business Intelligence (ABI) Research last week, combined revenues on equipment for two new wireless standards will exceed US$1.5 billion in 2008. However, according to one analyst with the firm, North Americans may not even notice that there are new standards on the block.
Local telecommunications service providers on Apr. 24 will formally launch a new industry organization which they formed after pulling out of the Philippine Electronics and Telecommunications Federation (PETEF) in December last year.
While long-distance providers and carriers will be seeing some savings due to a recent price slash by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), an appeal has been put before the government for those companies to get some additional money back.