Among the potential harms that DISH identified in the merger are "discriminatory data caps," and "restriction of third-party online rights."» Read More
NEW YORK, Aug 28- Bitcoin is catching on at U.S. online merchants including Overstock.com and Expedia, as customers use a digital currency that just a few years ago was virtually unknown but is now showing some staying power.
Some say Dish Network might be looked at as a buyer now that Sprint's not acquiring T-Mobile. Discussing the best scenario for Dish, with Jason Bazinet, Citigroup media analyst, and Matthew Harrigan, Wunderlich Securities senior analyst.
Dish Network plans to launch its streaming service by the end of the year. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports one analyst says investors might need to start looking at the company as a buyer soon.
European stocks closed lower, after fluctuating for much of the day, as investors reacted to rate decisions by the BoE and the ECB.
Wall Street was seen opening higher on Thursday, even as Russia confirmed a wave of counter-sanctions aimed at its Western detractors.
FRANKFURT, Aug 7- Deutsche Telekom rejected an offer from Iliad for its mobile business in the United States and said regulators there should help smaller players compete against bigger rivals if they are not allowed to merge.
Time Warner's Jeff Bewkes unveiled a vision for unlocking potential across Time Warner's business, and particularly that crown jewel of HBO.
FRANKFURT, Aug 6- Deutsche Telekom must decide whether to stay in or leave the United States now that its preferred strategy of selling T-Mobile US to its bigger rival Sprint Corp has crashed into a regulatory wall.
NEW YORK/ LOS ANGELES, Aug 6- Dish Network Corp Chairman Charlie Ergen said it makes sense for the satellite operator to consider making a bid for T-Mobile US Inc now that Sprint is out of the picture.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Aug 6- Dish Network Corp, the second-largest U.S. satellite TV company, reported a 5.7 percent rise in second-quarter revenue as it earned more from each subscriber. Revenue rose to $3.69 billion from $3.49 billion a year earlier.
Sprint is abandoning its pursuit of T-Mobile as the regulatory challenges of the deal are too steep.
After 21st Century Fox's failed bid to acquire Time Warner, the question arises as to what other media giants are now in play for purchase?
His days start at 5:15 a.m. and end at 11 p.m. But the long hours more than pay off for Leon Cooperman, the billionaire founder of Omega Advisors.
WASHINGTON, July 12- Phil Falcone's Harbinger Capital Partners has filed suit against the U.S. government, accusing it of reneging on an agreement regarding bankrupt Harbinger-backed wireless company LightSquared LP, the Wall Street Journal reported.
WASHINGTON, July 10- Verizon Communications Inc had a net addition of over 1.4 million postpaid subscribers in the second quarter, its chief executive said on Thursday, a dramatic increase from the first quarter, when customer growth fell short of expectations.
Dish Network said it plans to participate in the upcoming wireless spectrum auction which could position it to offer mobile services, Re/code reports.
July 9- Harbinger Capital Partners has sued Dish Network Corp and its chairman, Charles Ergen, for at least $1.5 billion, accusing them of trying to strip the hedge fund of its control of bankrupt wireless company LightSquared. The lawsuit, filed in a Colorado federal court on Tuesday, said Ergen had engaged in fraud and violated a federal anti-racketeering law.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
NEW YORK, July 6- Dish Network Corp shares could jump 20 percent over the next year if the Federal Communications Commission's wireless spectrum auction prompts investors to revalue the company's wireless real estate, Barron's said in a story published Sunday.