SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 10- Marc Andreessen, a prominent venture capitalist and Facebook Inc board director, apologized on Wednesday for tweets that condemned the Indian government for banning the social media company's free Internet service. India introduced rules on Monday preventing Internet service providers from having different pricing policies for...» Read More
The No. 1 U.S. wireless service provider's shares rose 1.1 percent to $44.90 in premarket trading on Thursday. Sales at the company's FiOS high-speed Internet, TV and phone service rose 6.8 percent to $3.53 billion. The company's operating revenue rose 3.2 percent to $34.25 billion, beating the average analyst estimate of $34.1 billion, according to Thomson...
Jan 21- Verizon Communications Inc, the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier by subscribers, reported a 3.2 percent increase in quarterly revenue as heavy promotions helped it to check customer defections. The company's operating revenue rose to $34.25 billion in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31 from $33.19 billion a year earlier. Net income attributable to Verizon was...
UBS released an iPhone survey with shipment results that are worse than it expected, but why did the data not impact Apple’s rating?
S&P breaks through August lows amid a deflationary economy, low oil prices and flat earnings. CNBC's Bob Pisani reports.
Telecom Italia chairman, Giuseppe Recchi discusses the company’s latest strategies and its relationship with other rival telecoms.
AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson says his company's tie-up with DirecTV is helping it combine its wireless and video businesses.
These five digital companies will dominate tech life for the foreseeable future, reports the New York Times.
Randall Stephenson, AT&T Chairman & CEO, discuss the company's efforts to expand its mobile ability to stream content.
Randall Stephenson, AT&T Chairman & CEO, discusses his company's acquisition of DirecTV and plans for an Internet without borders. Also Stephenson weighs in on opportunities in Mexico.
ABUJA, Jan 19- Telecom firms operating in Nigeria should not put their desire to make profits above security concerns, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Tuesday. MTN, Africa's largest mobile operator, has been fined $3.9 billion in Nigeria- its biggest market by sales- for failing to disconnect users of unregistered SIM cards. "President Muhammadu Buhari... urged...
ISTANBUL, Jan 18- Turkcell is looking for acquisition opportunities to expand regionally and Iran could be a target market as sanctions against Tehran are lifted, the chief executive of Turkey's largest mobile operator said on Monday. "Iran is a huge market and in our focus," Kaan Terzioglu said in an interview with Reuters. In 2004 it led a consortium that won a...
The business includes satellite and cable television services in Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Argentina and several other countries.
British competition authorities cleared BT Group's £12.5 billion ($17.9 billion) acquisition of mobile operator EE.
Ethan Garr, the vice president of product at TelTech Systems, explains how consumers can combat the scourge of robocalls and phone scams.
NEW YORK, Jan 13- Not every investor is chagrined self-described value manager Rupal Bhansali, are gleefully loading up on companies that got beaten down when the whole market sold off at the start of the year. Bhansali, whose Ariel International Equity Fund had been socking away cash for just such an occasion, says she is buying in the most battered areas,...
AT&T is experimenting with unlimited data plans to smartphone customers while promoting its TV services.
T-Mobile CEO tweets a video response to the Electronic Frontier Foundation after being questioned about network neutrality.
As the CES 2016 kicks off, Blackberry CEO presents new technology and his insights on cybersecurity.
Ralph de la Vega, President & CEO, AT&T Mobile & Business Solutions addresses the growing trend of connected devices, from cars to TVs.
Jan 6- T-Mobile US Inc added more postpaid subscribers in 2015 than it had projected as its lower-priced plans helped attract monthly users away from competitors. For the year ended Dec. 31, T-Mobile on a net basis added 4.5 million branded postpaid customers, beating its forecast of 3.8-4.2 million. The No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier said it added 2.1 million...