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  • July 21- The No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier AT&T Inc reported adjusted profit in line with estimates on Thursday, as it signed up new wireless subscribers but saw a drop in pay-TV customers. The Dallas- based company's shares, which have gained as much as 24 percent so far this year, were down 1.2 percent in extended trading after closing at $42.52. Excluding items, the...

  • TORONTO, July 21- Rogers Communications Inc, Canada's biggest wireless provider by subscribers, posted better-than-expected quarterly profit as it added more postpaid wireless and internet subscribers, sending its shares up 4 percent on Thursday. The Toronto- based cable, telecom and media company said it added 65,000 postpaid wireless subscribers in the...

  • Customer number positive in Q2: Tele2 CEO

    Allison Kirkby, CEO of Tele2, says the telecoms company is seeing good momentum in its core markets and explains how it monetizes data.

  • Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel.

    The company also reported that revenue from its data centers came in slightly below analyst expectations.

  • Verizon store

    Oppenheimer just downgraded Verizon to perform from outperform.

  • MEXICO CITY, July 19- Mexico's telecoms regulator said on Tuesday it had set price rules for 2015-2018 for fixed-line telephone firms Telmex and Telnor, part of tycoon Carlos Slim's America Movil, in line with a 2013 law seeking to place new restrictions on the telecom giant. The IFT has beefed up scrutiny of America Movil since it declared the company dominant in...

  • SAO PAULO, July 19- A Brazilian judge ordered wireless phone carriers to block access to Facebook Inc's WhatsApp indefinitely, starting on Tuesday, the third such incident against the popular phone messaging app in eight months. The decision by Judge Daniela Barbosa Assunção de Souza in the southeastern state of Rio de Janeiro applies to Brazil's five...

  • The silhouettes of attendees are seen before the start of the Yahoo! Inc. Mobile Developer Conference in New York, U.S., on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015

    Final bids for the company's internet business were expected Monday, but no news came out of the company's fiscal second-quarter earnings.

  • OSLO, July 19- Norwegian mobile phone operator Telenor will not take part in an upcoming spectrum auction in India, indicating it may be edging closer to exiting the country, as it reported forecast-beating quarterly results on Tuesday. Telenor previously said it may leave India if it was unable to secure additional capacity for its networks at a reasonable...

  • JOHANNESBURG, July 19- Africa's biggest mobile phone operator MTN Group flagged lower first-half profit on Tuesday, blaming a hefty fine in Nigeria and sending its shares sliding nearly 4 percent. After months of talks, MTN said on June 10 it had agreed to pay a heavily reduced fine of 330 billion naira, or a third of the initial penalty, in a settlement with Nigeria...

  • We have a new company structure: Ericsson CEO

    Hans Vestberg, CEO of Ericsson, discusses the company's cost-cutting process in order to improve profitability and better serve customers.

  • Softbank Acquisition

    Softbank bought 95 percent of the smartphone market's architecture for just $32 billion, says BGC Securities Singapore's Amir Anvarzadeh.

  • Masayoshi Son, chairman and chief executive officer of SoftBank Group Corp., gestures whilst speaking during a news conference in London, on Monday, July 18, 2016.

    Japan's Softbank has agreed to acquire U.K. semiconductor firm ARM Holdings in a deal worth over $32 billion, the companies announced on Monday.

  • T-Mobile offering free data to play 'Pokemon Go'

    The carrier is offering its users free unlimited data to play the action game as part of its 'T-Mobile Tuesday' promotion.

  • A man wears a Pokemon-themed hat as he plays the augmented reality mobile game "Pokemon Go" by Nintendo in Bryant Park, New York City, U.S.

    T-Mobile announced on Thursday that it is unleashing free and unlimited data for Pokemon Go players.

  • *FCC vote promises big effect on U.S. consumers, businesses. New 5 G networks are expected to provide speeds at least 10 times and maybe 100 times faster than today's 4 G networks, the FCC said. "This is a big day for our nation," FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said.

  • The FCC approved opening nearly 11 gigahertz of high-frequency spectrum for mobile, flexible and fixed-use wireless broadband. The FCC said the new rules "will provide vital clarity for business investment in this area." Verizon Communications Inc and AT&T Inc have said they will begin deploying 5 G trials in 2017, and the first commercial deployments at...

  • Line: Biggest tech IPO of the year

    The "Squawk on the Street" traders discuss Line, a messaging app service.

  • Pokémon Go developer collects gamers' data

    Niantic Labs, which developed the augmented reality game, is keeping information about its users, according to BuzzFeed.

  • This sector heats up during summer

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy looks at one of five sectors that tend to heat up during the summer months.

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