Verizon Communications: You Can Take the Boy Out of the Bell System but...

The surviving pieces of the old AT&T empire—Verizon Communications, the new AT&T, Qwest Communications—have spent the last quarter-century trying to transform themselves from dinosaurs that could only survive in a heavily regulated, monopolistic environment to modern, competitive communications company. Every so often, we see evidence of how far they still have to go.

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