Daily Archives: December 22nd, 2011

Cricket Begins Network Transition to 4G LTE

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP), the parent company of Cricket Communications, Inc., a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless communications services, today announced the beginning of its transition to 4G LTE with a commercial market launch in its Tucson, Ariz. Cricket market.  The launch marks the beginning [...]

AOL Pressured by Stockholders to Cut Losses

NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Starboard Value LP (together with its affiliates, “Starboard”), today announced a 4.5% ownership stake in AOL Inc. (“AOL” or the “Company”) (NYSE: AOL), making it one of the Company’s largest shareholders.  Starboard also delivered a letter to the Company’s Chairman and CEO, Tim Armstrong, and the Company’s Board of [...]

Stay Safe From ‘Phishing’ and ‘SMiShing’ Scams

DALLAS, Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – With the holiday season upon us, more companies are sending customers information about great deals for last-minute shopping. Unfortunately, among those exciting offers comes the threat of illegitimate emails and text messages that try to take advantage of trusting shoppers. In an effort to equip consumers with the tools they [...]

Social Networking Leads as Top Online Activity

RESTON, Va., Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released the report It’s a Social World: Top 10 Need-to-Knows About Social Networking and Where It’s Headed. The report analyzes the current state of social networking activity around the globe, providing key insights into how social networking [...]