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  • The best stock in the Nasdaq since 2002 Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 11:48 AM ET

    As the Nasdaq moves closer to hitting the 5,000 mark, there is one company that every investor wishes they bought when the index touched its 2002 low.

  • Ex-FCC chief shocked by Obama net rules meddling Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 9:50 AM ET
    Michael Powell, Former FCC Chairman.

    Net neutrality rules proposed by the FCC are a "sad example of unreasoned decision-making," former commission chairman Michael Powell tells CNBC.

  • ISTANBUL, Feb 24- Businesses run by Turkish mobile operator Turkcell and Russia's VimpelCom and MTS have been awarded 3 G mobile licenses in Ukraine, the companies said on Tuesday. VimpelCom-- whose Kyivstar business is already the biggest wireless carrier in Ukraine with 42 percent market share-- said it acquired the license at the regulator's starting point of...

  • ISTANBUL, Feb 24- Businesses run by Turkish mobile operator Turkcell and Russia's MTS have been awarded 3 G mobile licences in Ukraine, the companies said on Tuesday. Russia's VimpelCom-- whose Kyivstar business is already the biggest wireless carrier in Ukraine with 42 percent market share-- won the remaining licence, local media said. Astelit is aiming to launch...

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Aiming to undercut Apple's latest hit service, Google is teaming up with three major U.S. wireless carriers to prod more people into using its mobile wallet. The counterattack announced Monday is just the latest example of how the competition between Google Inc. and Apple Inc. is extending beyond the technology industry's traditional...

  • Dish Network CEO stepping down Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 11:06 AM ET
    Joe Clayton, CEO of Dish, speaks at the International Consumer Electronics show in Las Vegas, January 5, 2015.

    Dish Network's current CEO will be replaced by company founder Charlie Ergen on March 31.

  • America's telecom foray into Cuba  Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 1:10 PM ET

    Newark, NJ based IDT and the Cuban government are saying they have struck a deal to make IDT the first American company to provide direct interconnection to Cuba, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • *U.S., UK spies hacked SIM card maker Gemalto's system- Intercept. *Franco-Dutch firm Gemalto says it is investigating report. The alleged hack on Gemalto, if confirmed, would expand the scope of known mass surveillance methods available to U.S. and British spy agencies to include not just email and web traffic, as previously revealed, but also mobile...

  • Telecom Italia CEO 'satisfied' with 2014 results  Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 5:40 AM ET

    Telecom Italia shares have fallen after it unveiled its new three-year investment plan. Marco Patuano, CEO of Telecom Italia, explains why there needs to be a 'reinvigorated strategy.'

  • Telecom Italia CEO: Focus on 'organic growth'  Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 5:40 AM ET

    Marco Patuano, CEO of Telecom Italia, talks about the growth of the company and its future investment plans.

  • Chipmaker probes report of hacking by US, UK spies Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 4:49 AM ET

    Gemalto said on Friday it was investigating a report U.S. and British spies had hacked its systems.

  • PARIS, Feb 20- Gemalto said on Friday it was investigating a report U.S. and British spies had hacked its systems to steal the privacy-protecting encryption keys in the chips it makes for mobile phones. Gemalto's shares sank as much as 10 percent in huge volumes in early trading after the news website Intercept reported the hack by the U.S. National Security...

  • Feb 19- Digital security company Gemalto NV was hacked by American and British spies to steal encryption keys used to protect the privacy of cellphone communications, news website Intercept reported, citing documents provided by whistleblower Edward Snowden. Gemalto makes smart chips for mobile phones, bank cards and biometric passports and counts...

  • T-Mobile CEO: 'Not afraid' of the competition Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 12:13 PM ET
    John Legere, CEO of T-Mobile at Code Mobile.

    T-Mobile CEO John Legere told CNBC he is ready to take on the competition and "investing like crazy."

  • BELLEVUE, Wash.— T-Mobile US Inc. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $101 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier, as more people signed up for its wireless service. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 9 cents per share. Analysts expected $7.91 billion, according to...

  • Samsung just bought an Apple Pay rival Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 4:38 PM ET
    A Samsung Galaxy Tab S is on display at Madison Square Garden in New York during an event.

    Samsung has acquired LoopPay, company whose technology transmits payments to retail store systems without having to swipe a card.

  • Orange CEO: France has cheap telecom prices  Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 11:35 AM ET

    Stéphane Richard, CEO of Orange, says that the prices in the French telecoms market is one the lowest in Europe -- and the western world.

  • Top this! Company giving away Teslas as a bonus Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 11:14 AM ET
    Employees at this company received brand new Tesla's as their bonus.

    A Chinese startup is giving every employee with more than four months with the company a Tesla for their traditional year-end bonus.

  • Egypt to issue landline licenses to mobile firms in weeks Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 9:42 AM ET

    DUBAI, Feb 11- Egypt will issue landline telecom licenses to participating mobile operators within weeks, the country's communications minister said on Wednesday, in a move that will end state-owned Telecom Egypt's fixed-line monopoly. In September, the government approved issuing new unified licenses that would allow Telecom Egypt to launch mobile...

  • Telenor's 'big potential' for expansion  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 5:20 AM ET

    Telenor is planning to expand into countries like Malaysia, India and Bangladesh. Jon Fredrik Baksaas, CEO of Telenor says he sees "big potential" in this region.

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