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The people have spoken and they want bigger screens on their mobile devices. The real growth potential is in tablets, says Buzzfeed's Jon Steinberg.
Sprint, considering a bid for T-Mobile, is close to securing debt financing from a clutch of big banks, Dealreporter said.
AT&T is discontinuing a $450 credit to lure customers from rival T-Mobile, Re/code reports.
*Revenue growth seen 3-5 pct in 2014-2016 vs 5 pct in 2013. MOSCOW, Feb 4- MTS, Russia's biggest mobile phone operator by subscribers, warned sales growth would likely slow during the next three years as a weakening economy curtails consumer demand.
Samsung could reveal its latest smartphone – the Galaxy S5 – sooner than expected, after the company sent out teasing invitations.
MOSCOW, Feb 4- Russia's biggest mobile phone operator, MTS, said on Tuesday its sales growth could moderate in the next three years as an economic slowdown may affect consumer demand. MTS also said it expects to pay a total of 90 billion roubles in dividends in 2014-2015- higher than its current policy indicates.
*To cut additional jobs in the Netherlands. Shares in the group, which in 2013 fended off a takeover bid by top shareholder Carlos Slim's America Movil, fell as much as 5.7 percent in early Tuesday trading after it said fourth-quarter mobile revenues fell 13 percent year-on-year.
*To pay dividend of 0.07 euros per share in 2014. BRUSSELS, Feb 4- Dutch telecoms group KPN reported worse than expected core profit in the fourth quarter, as revenues from its Dutch mobile phone business fell at a faster rate than in the previous quarter.
Feb 3- Shares in U.S. mobile operators fell sharply on Monday after a AT&T Inc price cut fueled fears from investors that market leader Verizon Wireless and other rivals would have to react.
Feb 3- AT&T Inc's plan to cut prices on its large shared data plans could prompt other U.S. carriers, particularly larger rival Verizon Wireless, to offer new discounts, analysts said.
Guy Peddy, senior analyst for telecoms and media at Macquarie Group, says BT's results were boosted by demand for super-fast broadband, and customers' loyalty.
Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, says BT's strategy is about winning broadband market share and pushing competitors' costs up through aggressive bidding for TV rights.
Wong Waiming, CFO, Lenovo, explains how the firm plans to benefit from Motorola's market exposure and licensing agreements.
China's 4G smartphone market is set to grow 1,500 percent this year, according to a new report. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.
AT&T reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday, but subscriber growth fell short.
Steven Pelayo, Regional Head of Technology Research, Asia-Pacific at HSBC, says firms exposed to China's developing smartphone market will see higher relative growth.
Comcast may buy New York City, North Carolina and New England assets from Charter if Time Warner shareholders approve a Charter takeover.
The slowdown in China is real and it's time to tweak your investing strategy, says Michael Yoshikami. Here are six tips.
AT&T had sparked speculation about a deal with Vodafone after its chief said there was a "huge opportunity" to invest in mobile broadband in Europe.
*Vodafone down 5.8 pct, leads telecoms lower. Telecom and energy stocks were hit hard after U.S. mobile operator AT&T said it was not planning to take over the British group Vodafone. BG shares fell 15.3 percent, the top faller in Europe, while Vodafone was down 5.8 percent.
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The headquarters of social media giant Facebook in Northern California were evacuated late on Tuesday after a suspected threat to the company caused the group to contact police.
Amazon hopes the service would lure people to Amazon Prime, which is facing a price increase. The WSJ reports.
Prominent money managers are warning of a bubble in some technology stocks and recommend avoiding emerging markets.