Authorities say power outages have started in Northern California after utility cites wildfire danger
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities say power outages have started in Northern California after utility cites wildfire danger.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Lottery officials say many machines around Pennsylvania had been offline for most of the day due to a service outage.
TOKYO (AP) — SoftBank Group Corp.'s Japanese mobile subsidiary suffered a bitter debut Wednesday on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, slumping 15 percent, hurt by a recent service outage and concerns about the use of parts from Chinese telecom giant Huawei.
Shares fetched an opening price of 1,463 yen ($13) and slid further to end their first day at 1,282 yen ($11), down 15 percent from the IPO price of 1,500 yen announced earlier this month.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Department of Public Service is launching an investigation into customer complaints about telephone company Consolidated Communications.
Complaints prompted by delayed resolution of service outages increased more than 2,000 percent between July and September compared to last year, the agency said, while complaints about installation delays grew 500 percent in the same period.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on Minnesota and telecommunication companies investigating the cause of a 911 service outage (all times local):
Officials in Minnesota say a third-party vendor performing work on a 911 system caused a widespread service failure in Minnesota, and that the outage affected North Dakota and North Carolina too.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — BB&T continued its work on Friday to restore all of its online banking services after an outage blamed on an equipment malfunction left some customers unable to access their accounts.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the BB&T service outage (all times local):
BB&T is restoring some of the services it lost after what it calls an equipment malfunction.
The Federal Communications Commission is investigating what caused a 911 outage that affected AT&T wireless customers in multiple states on Wednesday. The Dallas-based company has revealed little about the outage, which has since been fixed.
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Dispatch centers in southwest Colorado have dropped a complaint against telecommunications companies over 911 service outages.
The Durango Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2fl03CX ) that the emergency communications centers have agreed to work with telephone providers to improve communication and infrastructure redundancy.