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  • Dish Network to bid on wireless spectrum Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    Dish Network said it plans to participate in the upcoming wireless spectrum auction which could position it to offer mobile services, Re/code reports.

  • Verizon CEO: Q2 strong for us     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 1:13 PM ET

    Verizon Chairman & CEO Lowell McAdam, says the issues of net neutrality and content delivery have been confused. McAdam discusses his second quarter outlook.

  • Verizon CEO says Dish has great spectrum     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche speaks to Verizon Chairman & CEO Lowell McAdam, about whether his company is considering an acquisition of Dish.

  • Mexican Congress approves landmark bill     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 9:23 AM ET

    The Mexican Congress has approved a landmark telecom reform bill. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the details.

  • WASHINGTON, July 8- The U.S. government issued about 150,000 requests for customer information from Verizon Communications in the first half of 2014, most of them subpoenas, the country's largest wireless carrier reported on Tuesday.

  • 4 in 10 US households use cellphones only Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 6:02 AM ET
    Students on the campus of UCLA

    More American households are ditching their old telephones: 4 out of 10 only use cellphones, a government survey shows.

  • WASHINGTON, July 7- AT&T Inc said on Monday it will be the first U.S. wireless carrier to sell LG Electronics' smartwatch, a wrist watch that connects to Android phones and answers voice commands, and goes on sale on July 11. Juniper Research estimates the value of the wearable device market this year at $1.5 billion, up from $800 million in 2013..

  • WASHINGTON, July 7- Google Inc is rating Internet service providers' video streaming quality on a new website, the latest development in the fight between broadband providers and content companies over who is to blame for slow streaming speeds. A link to the website appears when videos on Google's streaming service, YouTube, are slow to buffer.

  • Hot company declares bankruptcy, admits fraud Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 10:05 AM ET
    People walk past a kiosk with an advertisement for wifi provider Gowex in Madrid on July 3, 2014.

    Spanish Internet stock star Let's Gowex declared bankruptcy after its CEO admitted to falsifying accounts. Financial Times reports.

  • T-Mobile CEO says FTC complaints exaggerated Thursday, 3 Jul 2014 | 3:34 PM ET
    A T-Mobile iPhone 5

    The FTC certainly did a good job of sensationalizing their story and their news at the expense of both T-Mobile's reputation and mine: T-Mobile CEO.

  • Smartphone or friends? A surprising answer... Thursday, 3 Jul 2014 | 8:12 AM ET

    Survey results said that one in seven Americans would rather give up their best friends for a week than their smartphones. Re/Code reports.

  • The problems with telco M&A in France     Thursday, 3 Jul 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Christopher Nicholson, director and founder of Oraca, says when companies undertake mergers and acquisitions in France, they do not restructure to become competitive.

  • UPDATE 3-Orange drops out of French mobile deal talks Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 | 12:32 PM ET

    Third-place mobile carrier Bouygues has become a target after losing out in a bidding war in April to buy bigger rival SFR to cable group Numericable. A purchase of Bouygues by Orange would likely have required a parallel deal with Iliad, which would buy Bouygues' network and mobile frequencies, to overcome competitive concerns.

  • WASHINGTON, July 1- U.S. authorities filed a complaint against T-Mobile USA on Tuesday, accusing the wireless provider of adding millions of dollars of unauthorized charges onto customers' bills, a practice known as "cramming." T-Mobile USA received 35 to 40 percent of the amount charged, the Federal Trade Commission said.

  • WASHINGTON, July 1- U.S. authorities filed a complaint against T-Mobile USA on Tuesday, accusing the wireless provider of adding millions of dollars of unauthorized charges onto customers' bills, a practice known as "cramming." T-Mobile USA received 35 to 40 percent of the amount charged, the Federal Trade Commission said in its complaint.

  • T-Mobile bogus charges in 'hundreds of millions' Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 3:52 PM ET
    Ad from home page of T-Mobile website

    The FTC filed a complaint against T-Mobile USA, alleging that the wireless provider added unauthorized charges customers' bills.

  • EU caps roaming charges: What does it mean?     Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Simon Weeden, telco analyst at Citi, discusses the European telco sector after a new roaming charge cap was introduced and says the package to completely eliminate roaming charges may not get through.

  • Half of Americans can't go without phone: Study Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 8:42 AM ET

    In a new study, 47 percent of Americans surveyed admitted they wouldn't last a day without their smartphone. NBC News reports.

  • Can telecom bounce back?     Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Kevin Smithen, Macquarie Securities, explains why he believes telecom will perform better in the second half of the year.

  • Google courts the business phone market Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 11:13 AM ET

    To make the Android system more business friendly, Google is developing a means for separating personal and business phone data. Re/code reports.

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