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Exclusive: Fearing data privacy issues, Google cuts some Android phone data for wireless carriers

20 Aug 2019

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc's Google has shut down a service it provided to wireless carriers globally that showed them weak spots in their network coverage, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, because of Google's concerns that sharing data from users of its Android phone system might attract the scrutiny of users and regulators. | Video

Samsung's new Note takes on Huawei in selfie beauty pageant

08 Aug 2019

SEOUL/NEW YORK Samsung unveiled a new version of the Galaxy Note smartphone on Wednesday with fast 5G network connection and improved camera features, hoping the premium model helps it revive slumping profit and widen the gap with struggling rival Huawei. | Video

UPDATE 4-Verizon beats profit estimates as monthly phone subscribers jump

01 Aug 2019

Aug 1 Verizon Communications Inc on Thursday beat second-quarter profit estimates as the U.S. mobile carrier added more monthly phone subscribers than expected and stepped up efforts to deploy the next-generation 5G network nationwide.

Dish Network has tough road to become competitive mobile carrier

26 Jul 2019

Dish Network's bid to become a fourth U.S. mobile carrier may cost billions more than it expected and pits it against corporate giants, but the satellite TV provider has an advantage in starting fresh with no legacy technology to maintain and deep-pocketed potential partners.

Cable firm Charter submitted plan to buy Sprint/T-Mobile assets: sources

24 Jul 2019

NEW YORK Charter Communications submitted a proposal to the Justice Department to buy telecom assets being sold under the T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp combination, but never heard back from the agency, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Cable firm Charter submitted plan to buy Sprint/T-Mobile assets - sources

24 Jul 2019

NEW YORK Charter Communications submitted a proposal to the Justice Department to buy telecom assets being sold under the T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp combination, but never heard back from the agency, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Cable firm Charter submitted plan to buy Sprint/T-Mobile assets -sources

24 Jul 2019

NEW YORK, July 24 Charter Communications submitted a proposal to the Justice Department to buy telecom assets being sold under the T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp deal, but never heard back from the agency, three sources familiar with the matter said.

AT&T wireless business grows but premium TV subscribers decline

24 Jul 2019

AT&T Inc exceeded analyst expectations on Wednesday for net wireless subscribers who pay a monthly bill, as it eked out some growth in a saturated market and continued to bundle media content from Time Warner into new wireless plans.

Microsoft, AT&T sign cloud deal worth more than $2 billion

17 Jul 2019

Microsoft Corp and AT&T Inc on Wednesday said they reached a deal under which the telecommunications company will tap Microsoft's Azure cloud service for its computing needs and use Microsoft 365, which includes Office productivity software, for much of its 268,000-strong workforce.

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