Frontline Ventures raises new $80M fund focused on bringing US firms to Europe

Frontline Ventures, based in Dublin and London, has announced a new $80 million fund designed to assist U.S. tech companies expanding into Europe. The new Frontline X fund — which means the firm now

US cell carriers team up to combat robocalls — but no deadline set

Twelve cell carriers, including the four largest — AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon — have promised to make efforts to prevent spoofed and automated robocalls. Announced Thursday, the pledge

911 emergency services go down across the US after CenturyLink outage

911 emergency services in several states across the U.S. went down after a massive outage at a CenturyLink data center. The outage began after 12pm ET on Thursday, according to CenturyLink’s st

Will Somebody Finally Buy Rackspace, Please

We’ve been hearing rumors of a Rackspace acquisition for the last several months. The latest suitor according to Bloomberg could be Louisiana-based telco CenturyLink, but before we get too exc

Hosting Provider Savvis Is Now CenturyLink Technology Solutions

<a target="_blank" href="http://savvis.com">Savvis</a> has a new name to give it deeper identity with <a target="_blank" href="http://www.centurylink.com/">CenturyLink</a>, which acquired the hosting

CenturyLink Buys IT Infrastructure Services Company Savvis In $2.5B Deal

<img src="http://www.techcrunchit.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/savvis.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.centurylink.com/">CenturyLink</a> this morning <a href="http://news.centurylink.com/i