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Angoon to get faster, cheaper Web service

...Southeast residents, online shopping and news reading are a regular part of life. But in Angoon, which has no Internet service provider, Web browsing has been less convenient and more expensive, involving a long-distance access number. But...
ACS chief boosts holdings

...Pelletier took over in fall 2003, and she and other senior executives recently have snatched up shares by exercising their stock options. ACS is the state's largest local phone company and a leading wireless and Internet service provider.
Telecom, media workers among top AK earners

...there is a high demand in the industry salaries will go up," said David Morris, spokesman for telephone and Internet service provider General Communication Inc. Morris said that in the late 1990s industry experts flocked to companies in Seattle...
GCI phasing out unlimited Internet

...Law said anyone who has a concern should contact the consumer-protection office. Anchorage's other major Internet service provider, ACS, said Tuesday it still offers unlimited data use plans, but it's unavailable in some parts of town...
News Corp.'s hit and run

...element to the debate over Net neutrality. Until Saturday, the debate had focused on the potential power of Internet service providers like Cablevision to pick winners and losers among websites and services. Now it's clear that the power may...
Alaska Communications adds local investor to board

ANCHORAGE - Telephone and Internet service provider Alaska Communications Systems Group Inc. said Monday that it has named local venture capitalist John Niles Wanamaker to its board...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...small companies, said Dave Smith, director of information services for Chugach. Chugach has purchased six Internet service providers this year. The purchases are part of a strategy to build its Internet service in anticipation that the electricity...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...year's session. Rep. Beth Kerttula, a Juneau Democrat, is introducing House Bill 273, which would keep Internet service providers from sharing information about their subscribers without the subscribers' permission. ``I think it's necessary...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...supposedly impose a per-minute access charge on Internet service providers, ultimately to be passed on to consumers...universal service access charge exemption for Internet service providers and prevent some local telephone companies from...
Juneau Empire Story Archive network on the job. DSL, on the other hand, involves a dedicated connection via phone line to the Internet service provider. Telephone companies have been quick to charge that cable modems are less secure and subject to traffic slowdowns...


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