Verizon Communications Inc. agreed to buy fiber-optic networks from Carl Icahn’s XO Communications LLC and lease spectrum for about $1.8 billion, giving the nation’s largest wireless carrier more Internet bandwidth for corporate clients and airwaves to test faster wireless technology.
(Updated Feb. 25 to reflect full ownership)
The calamities that befall smartphones and tablet computers have made for an interesting business in fixing all that ails them.
The Mobile Fix, which opened in December at 1638 Warwick Ave. in Warwick, specializes in repair of cellphones …
Peter Lamberton of East Providence, a National Multiple Sclerosis Society volunteer, has been named a Cox Charities "community hero." The Multiple Sclerosis Society will receive a $3,000 Cox Charities grant to mark the recognition.