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  • The company, which suffered a six-week long strike by 40,000 wireline workers during the second quarter, said net income attributable to Verizon fell to $702 million, or 17 cents per share, from $4.23 billion, or $1.04 per share, a year earlier. Total operating revenue fell to $30.53 billion from $32.22 billion. Verizon said on Monday it would buy Yahoo Inc's core...

  • Verizon Yahoo

    Yahoo started out as a search company but got involved in several other things, and then Google came along, says Creative Strategies' Tim Bajarin.

  • Verizon Yahoo

    It might not be Marissa Mayer's choice to remain or leave Yahoo, says S&P Global Market Intelligence's Scott Kessler.

  • Sprint Corp., up $1.28 to $5.90. Yahoo Inc., down $1.06 to $38.32. Verizon agreed to buy Yahoo's internet business for $4.83 billion as it seeks a wider digital audience.

  • Marissa Mayer

    Verizon Yahoo deal shows just how important content has become in the mobile advertising wars, says Bruce Abramson.

  • Some analysts and investors had raised questions about Sprint's financial position after majority owner SoftBank Corp agreed earlier this month to buy UK chipmaker ARM Holdings Plc for $32 billion. Sprint had negative cash flow of $3.17 billion in the financial year ended March 31. The carrier, based in Overland Park, Kansas, also experienced its lowest...

  • A construction project manager for Sprint Corp., closes the door of a control cabinet at a cell site utilizing 8T8R equipment, the multiple antenna technology which combines eight-transmit and eight-receive radios at a cell site to boost the performance of Sprint's LTE TDD 2.5 GHz spectrum, on a rooftop in Chicago, Illinois

    Heavy discounts helped Sprint attract the most postpaid subscribers on a net basis for any first quarter in nine years.

  • Analysts and investors had raised questions about Sprint's financial position after majority owner SoftBank Corp agreed earlier this month to buy UK chipmaker ARM Holdings Plc for $32 billion. "We expect that we will have adequate sources to provide all the capital necessary to fund the business and repay the debt maturities due in FY 16," Chief Financial...

  • Little league scores run

    When the year’s most hotly anticipated tech deal went down, Wall Street’s biggest banks got elbowed aside by upstart competitors.

  • The quarter also had the lowest postpaid phone churn in the company's history, Chief Executive Marcelo Claure said in a statement on Monday. However, the company's net loss widened to $302 million, or 8 cents per share, from $20 million, or 1 cent per share, a year earlier. Sprint, majority owned by Japan's SoftBank Corp, said its net operating revenue fell marginally...

  • Yahoo, Verzion deal: Recode's Swisher

    Recode's Kara Swisher, shares her thoughts on Verizon's $4.8 billion bid for Yahoo and Marissa Mayer's future.

  • July 25- Sprint Corp, the No.4 U.S. wireless carrier, reported a bigger quarterly loss as the company provided heavy discounts to attract customers. The company's net loss widened to $302 million, or 8 cents per share, in the first quarter ended June 30, from $20 million, or 1 cent per share, a year earlier. Net operating revenue of Sprint, majority owned by Japan's...

  • Yahoo shares halted on Verizon news

    Marni Walden, Verizon executive vp, and Tim Armstrong, AOL CEO, discusses whether Marissa Mayer will have a leadership role in the new company.

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. "We have enormous respect for what Yahoo has accomplished: this transaction is about unleashing Yahoo's full potential," Armstrong said in a printed statement. Most analysts expect the deal to end the four-year reign of Yahoo's Mayer, who...

  • Marissa Mayer

    This deal gives us "scale," says Marni Walden, Verizon executive vp, discussing Verizon's $4.8 billion acquision of Yahoo's core internet assets, with Tim Armstrong, AOL CEO.

  • Ericsson CEO Vestberg steps down

    The Swedish mobile telecoms gear maker announces Hans Vestberg has stepped down with immediate effect.

  • Yahoo to end decade-long 'fall from grace': Pro

    Roger Entner, Recon Analytics, discusses the benefits of Verizon's acquisition of Yahoo.

  • Verizon Yahoo

    Yahoo and AOL are declining assets which won't help Verizon build up its core strength in connectivity, says Global Equities Research's Trip Chowdhry.

  • Verizon Yahoo

    Yahoo has been stuck in limbo and new leadership will boost morale, says King Lip, CIO at Baker Avenue Asset Management.

  • There's a big window of opportunity in the UK: CTO

    Clement Stenac, co-founder & CTO of Dataiku, discusses the data economy and the opportunities in the U.K. following Brexit.

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