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2012-03-17 23:01:12

The highly skilled Elite home security systems package presented by Elite Security Services is presently ruling the roost in the American security industry.

2011-08-17 08:00:00

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprint® Phone Connect is a fixed wireless voice terminal that provides high-quality home and office phone service using the Sprint Wireless Network instead of a landline or broadband connection.

2011-05-02 16:15:00

ATLANTA, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the severe weather and tornadoes that devastated the Southeast on April 27, SouthernLINC Wireless, a Southern Company (NYSE: SO), is working closely with state and local Emergency Management Agencies (EMAs) in Alabama and Georgia to aid ongoing restoration efforts.

2011-04-21 07:25:00

Americans are dropping their landline phones in record numbers in favor of cellphones, but nowhere is that more apparent than in Arkansas and Mississippi.

2011-03-30 10:20:00

CHICAGO, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a fresh twist to spring cleaning, the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) on Wednesday announced that it will hold a Chicago-area campaign, "Spring Savings Week," to "scrub" phone bills of hundreds of dollars a year in unnecessary services and bad deals using five consecutive days of phone clinics and a new how-to video, "60 Seconds to Phone Savings." Sparked by recent events in the phone industry as well as a CUB study in 2009 showing that...

2011-02-02 00:00:42

TDS Telecommunications Corp. (TDS®) Technical Response Teams are preparing for yet another round of major winter storms. This one could be the biggest of the season according to Federal Emergency Management officials. Madison, Wis.

2010-08-26 07:10:00

JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Phonebooks.com, a privately held website based out of Jacksonville Beach, FL, added 2.4 million cell phone numbers to its free telephone directory yesterday.

2010-05-13 06:20:00

The use of mobile phones as an only source of telecommunications in the United States is on the rise, with one in four households reporting they had only mobile phones and no landlines at the end of 2009.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.