U.S. cable and fiber Internet providers usually deliver the advertised download speeds, while DSL connections increasingly fall short, the FCC said.» Read More
ROI Acquisition Corp. fell 21.8 percent to $9.78. Village Super Market Inc. fell 9.0 percent to $20.92. Cree Inc. fell 8.9 percent to $44.82.
The results of cable and fiber ISPs improved on average from 2013, when the FCC found they largely delivered on the promised speeds, with Quest/ CenturyLink showing a 16 percent improvement. FCC senior officials said they could not determine whether that was because DSL was lagging in capacity or investments in upgrades or because DSL providers overpromised.
NEW YORK/ MONTREAL, May 14- In the aftermath of the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370, companies that provide satellite connections and WiFi service to airplanes are battling for a lucrative new market: selling plane-tracking services.
May 12- Gogo Inc reported a higher-than-expected 35 percent jump in quarterly revenue, as more flyers used its in-flight wireless internet services, and brushed away concerns about rival services from AT&T Inc..
May 12- Gogo Inc posted a higher-than-expected 35 percent jump in quarterly revenue as more air travelers used its in-flight wireless internet services, sending the company's shares up almost 10 percent in premarket trading.
SINGAPORE, April 28- The Internet may feel like it's everywhere, but large pockets of sky, swathes of land and most of the oceans are still beyond a signal's reach. For some it costs too much, but up to a fifth of the population, or some 1.4 billion people, live where "the basic network infrastructure has yet to be built," according to a Facebook white paper last month.
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"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer made calls on stocks viewers asked about.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
Internet providers that beam broadband connections to rural America via satellites are expanding their services as the need for faster video and downloads is becoming universal.
Hedge funds that manage more than $100 million are required to disclose their equity holdings, options and convertible debt on a Form 13F. TheStreet.com examines Baupost Group's holdings.
Investors should focus on the smaller-cap companies, said Chris Retzler, fund manager of Needham Small Cap Growth Fund. He shared his best plays.
El Paso, ING, Lamar Advertising, Cleveland Cliffs and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Good morning all. We have some info for you. The first Million Dollar Finals leader is Donald Tang who gained $73K on Mindray Medical. He's closely followed by Serge Amelyan with the same Mindray Medical trade. However, Serge used his remaining cash to buy 2 shares of CMGI at $2.44, which fell -2.46% Tuesday-- resulting in the $0.12 difference between him and Donald, and costing him the tie for first.