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  • The net neutrality argument     Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 11:07 AM ET

    After the White House released a statement on net neutrality, Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and the "Squawk Alley" team, discuss if net neutrality is actually beneficial to consumers.

  • AT&T to buy Iusacell for $2.5 billion     Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 4:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports AT&T will buy Mexico's Iusacell for $2.5 billion.

  • AT&T to acquire Iusacell in Mexico for $2.5B Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 4:27 PM ET
    An employee helps a customer at an AT&T Inc. store in Manhattan Beach, California, July 22, 2013.

    AT&T said Friday that it has entered into an agreement to by Mexican wireless company Iusacell for $2.5 billion including debt.

  • Microsoft makes more Office features free on iPads Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    SEATTLE, Nov 6- Microsoft Corp on Thursday said users of its Office suite of applications on Apple Inc's iPad would be able to create and edit documents for free instead of paying for a subscription, in a bid to capture more mobile users. The move is the latest, and one of the most dramatic, in Microsoft's new strategy of getting customers to use their services...

  • Cramer: Where's Sprint journey going?     Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss the outlook for Sprint after the company posted a wider-than-expected loss and announced plans to cut 2,000 jobs.

  • Sprint cuts 2,000 jobs, stock falls 7 percent Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 5:18 PM ET
    Customer shops at a Sprint store in Miami.

    Sprint reported a loss worse than even the most pessimistic of the 15 Wall Street estimates recorded by Thomson Reuters.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 3- Verizon Communications and AT&T Inc expect to be able to transmit wireless voice calls between the two carriers over high-speed data networks by 2015, the companies said on Monday. "Interoperability among all VoLTE providers takes connectivity to the next level with HD quality voice and additional features that customers want," Tony Melone,...

  • Alcatel-Lucent up 16% on Q3 results     Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    Alcatel-Lucent CEO Michel Combes has "no time to waste with speculation" that the telecom giant might be interested in M&A. That's after it posted a 34% jump in gross profit margins.

  • MOSCOW, Oct 30- Russia's second-biggest mobile phone operator Megafon said on Thursday it is confident that consumers will not cut spending on telecoms services despite the economic downturn because it accounts for a tiny portion of their expenses. "Already today the dollar costs more than 43 roubles-- that cannot fail to drive our expenses," Ivan Tavrin,...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 28- The U.S. government sued AT&T Inc on Tuesday, alleging the No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier sold consumers unlimited data plans but would reduce their Internet speeds once they exceeded a certain amount of data. The Federal Trade Commission said this throttling of Internet feeds was deceptive and that in some cases data speeds were slowed by nearly...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 28- The U.S. government filed a lawsuit against AT&T Inc on Tuesday, alleging the No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier sold consumers unlimited data plans but would reduce their Internet speeds once they exceeded a certain amount of data. The Federal Trade Commission said that this "throttling" of Internet feeds was deceptive and that in some cases data...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 28- The U.S. government filed a lawsuit against AT&T Inc on Tuesday, alleging the No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier sold consumers unlimited data plans but would slow their Internet down once they used a certain amount of data. The Federal Trade Commission, which filed the lawsuit, said that this "throttling" of Internet feeds was deceptive and said that in...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 28- The U.S. government filed a lawsuit against AT&T Inc on Tuesday, alleging that the No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier sold consumers unlimited data plans but then would slow their Internet down once they used a certain amount of data. The Federal Trade Commission, which filed the lawsuit, said that this "throttling" of Internet feeds was deceptive, and said...

  • FTC sues AT&T for misleading on data plans Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 1:14 PM ET

    The Federal Trade Commission has sued AT&T for allegedly deceptive and unfair data throttling.

  • *Reports loss of 12 cents per share. WASHINGTON, Oct 27- T-Mobile US Inc on Monday posted record subscriber growth in the third quarter on the back of aggressive marketing campaigns, but booked wider-than-expected losses due to the cost of integrating its MetroPCS network. Revenue rose 10 percent to $7.35 billion, in line with Wall Street forecasts of $7.4...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 24- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission expects a major auction of low-frequency airwaves to be pushed back to early 2016 from mid-2015, an FCC official said in a blog post on Friday. The FCC has been working on rules for the so-called incentive auction in which wireless carriers would get the first opportunity since 2008 to purchase...

  • Apple or Samsung? Ask these pint-sized analysts Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 10:25 AM ET

    Turney Duff worked at billion-dollar hedge funds. But when he wants to know what's hot—like Apple or Samsung?—he consults these pint-size analysts.

  • LONDON/ PARIS/ FRANKFURT, Oct 23- EE, Britain's largest mobile network operator, is braced for the increasing convergence of mobile and fixed-line services in the UK market next year and the pace of consolidation is likely to pick up, Gervais Pellissier, a lead director of EE, said on Thursday. EE, formerly known as Everything Everywhere, is a joint venture of Deutsche...

  • AT&T earnings miss as mobile profit margins decline Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 4:08 PM ET
    AT&T retail location in Times Square, New York.

    AT&T reported $32.96 billion in revenue for the quarter, missing Street estimates of $33.25 billion.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 21- Verizon Communications Inc on Tuesday posted lower-than-expected quarterly earnings, but revenue rose as it added customers to its wireless business. Verizon reported third-quarter profit of 89 cents per share, up from 78 cents per share a year earlier. In the quarter, Verizon, the largest U.S. wireless carrier, added 1.5 million net...

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