Updated Jun. 3, 2014 at 6:37 p.m.

Premium Lock AT&T to regulators: Approve DirecTV deal, get fiber sooner

Published: 2014-06-03 18:30:00
Updated: 2014-06-03 18:37:56

Fiber optic network                   Fiber optic network

In an attempt to curry favor with regulators, AT&T Inc. said Tuesday that if it's allowed to buy satellite broadcaster DirecTV, it will be able to afford an expansion of fiber connections into more homes to boost their Internet connection speeds. The Triangle is among the markets on AT&T's fiber deployment list....

Read More
Read More

WRAL TechWire any time: Twitter, Facebook

Copyright 2014 WRAL TechWire. All rights reserved.
Editor's Blog

Editor's Blog

The latest blog posts from our WRAL TechWire and WRAL editors. Read more articles…

page 1
sort order: oldest first | newest first
This may be true, however, the more likely result of this corporate integration will be a reduction in competition and higher costs for high speed internet and more profit for ATT. Its ok, however, I'm a stock holder.
page 1
sort order: oldest first | newest first

Please Log In to add a comment.

Best of TechWire Insider

Techwire Inside Partners


Frank Vinluan
Life science
Vivek Wadhwa
Dr. Mike Walden
Tech economy