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Of the Big 4 wireless companies, Verizon and T-Mobile did the best job of making their customers happy, according to a survey. But you may want to read on.
BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Nov 20- Shareholders of telecom giants AT&T Inc and Verizon Communications Inc are seeking more details related to their sharing of customer information with governments, showing investors starting to push back over the role of communications companies in spying operations.
FCC chairman Tom Wheeler says the agency will move the nation’s century-old network of circuits, switches and wires toward an Internet-based system. The NYT reports.
NEW YORK, Nov 19- T-Mobile US is looking to buy wireless airwaves from larger rival Verizon Wireless to bolster its mobile network capacity for data services, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. Representatives for Verizon Wireless, which is owned by Verizon Communications Inc and Vodafone Group Plc, were not immediately available for comment.
NEW YORK, Nov 19- T-Mobile US is looking to buy wireless airwaves from larger rival Verizon Wireless to bolster its mobile network capacity for data services, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
The ratios are now at 13.9 times forecast earnings for Europe and 14.5 for the U.S, according to Thomson Reuters data.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 19- The rapid spread of utility meters, medical equipment and even cars connected to the Internet is drawing scrutiny from regulators and big business suppliers worried about privacy and security issues.
The NFL and MLB have threatened to move all of their games to cable television if streaming startup Aereo is deemed legal.
For Comcast subscribers, it would provide a way to purchase movies they can watch anytime through a TV, computer or mobile devices.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 14- Twitter Inc said on Thursday it would introduce self-serve ads for small- and medium-sized businesses in three countries outside the United States, marking one of its first moves to expand revenue as a publicly listed company.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports Verizon Wireless is blaming higher than expected data traffic for it's slowed-down LTE network. Higher-than-expected video use is putting a strain on its capacity.
Nov 13- Sprint Corp said on Wednesday it would not take part in an upcoming government auction of so-called H-Block airwaves, potentially leaving the field clear for Dish Network Corp to buy the spectrum.
NEW YORK, Nov 13- Asset managers building big stakes in corporate bonds could be left hanging as banks cut back on providing liquidity, increasing the risk of chaotic selloffs should interest rates spike from record lows.
NEW YORK, Nov 13- Asset managers' bond holdings are surging as banks that traditionally facilitated trades in debt markets scale back, raising fears that increasingly one-sided markets are at a greater risk of frantic selloffs.
NEW YORK, Nov 12- T-Mobile US Inc is considering buying spectrum from an unidentified private party and would use some of the proceeds of a planned $2 billion share offering to finance such a deal, the company said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday. He estimated that a deal with Aloha could cost T-Mobile $650 million while a Verizon deal could be as high as $3 billion.
*Vodafone shares up 0.7 pct, while telecoms index down. LONDON, Nov 12- Britain's Vodafone will spend 7 billion pounds- more than expected, earlier than expected- to increase the speed and capacity of its networks and reverse a record fall in revenues resulting from its struggling European business.
U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average extending its record rise, as Wall Street looked to earnings reports this week from retailers including Wal-Mart Stores and Macy's to get a read on consumer spending.
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Nov 8- Cablevision Systems Corp lost more video subscribers than expected in the third quarter, saw its cash flow fall and also showed a surprise loss of broadband subscribers,. Cablevision's most closely watched metric, its adjusted operating cash flow, fell 4 percent to $441.1 million.
WASHINGTON, Nov 6- Three days into his job as the top U.S. telecommunications regulator, Tom Wheeler does not want to talk specifics about the Federal Communications Commission's agenda but has a mantra that he repeats over and over:.