×

Tech Telecom

  • Softbank Confirms $20.1 Billion Sprint Deal

    CNBC's David Faber reports the details of Japan's Softbank buying 70 percent of U.S. mobile carrier Sprint Nextel for $20.1 billion - the most a Japanese firm has spent on an overseas acquisition.

  • Sprint Shares Soar on Softbank Talks

    CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on news that Japanese mobile carrier Softbank is in talks to acquire 75 percent of Sprint Nextel, in a deal that could top $12.8 billion.

  • Faber Report: Softbank's $12.8 Billion Stake in Sprint

    CNBC's David Faber reports Japan's Softbank is in talks to acquire a majority stake in Sprint Nextel.

  • Softbank in Talks to Buy 75% of Sprint Nextel: Report

    CNBC's David Faber has the latest details on a report Softbank is negotiating to buy 75 percent of Sprint Nextel.

  • Limited Expansion Potential for Huawei and ZTE in the US

    Cynthia Meng, Managing Director and Head of Technology, Media and Telecom Equity Research for China and Hong Kong at Jefferies Hong Kong says that the U.S. probe on Huawei and ZTE will put a stop to the two Chinese vendors' expansion in that market.

  • Chinese Tech Giants a Security Threat: Congressional Panel

    Chinese telecom firms Huawei and ZTE pose a security threat to the US, a congressional panel has warned. Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI) and CNBC's David Faber and Carl Quintanilla discuss.

  • MetroPCS Down on Merger Reports

    James Moorman, S&P Capital IQ equity analyst, discusses the merger of MetroPCS and T-Mobile, and takes a look at what's ahead for competitor, Sprint.

  • T-Mobile Deal For PCS in the Works

    CNBC's David Faber reports the deal between the two telecom companies is a stock swap.

  • Federal spending per capita: $30,318Total federal spending: $577.80 billionNumber of state residents: 19.1 millionThe state of Florida was the recipient of the most federal spending in the nation, both in total and on a per capita basis. It’s similar to second-place Louisiana in that one of the 10 prime awards it received went to the Department of Health and Human Services, and all the others went to the Department of Homeland Security.Other than the Harris Corporation, a telecommunications comp

    Using data from USASpending.gov,an OMB website, CNBC.com presents the 10 states that received the most federal dollars per capita in fiscal year 2011.

  • Election Year Sector Picks: Strategist

    Which sectors should you be investing in during an uncertain market? Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ, reveals some of the best and worst performing sectors this year.

  • A customer buys new Apple Inc. iPhone 5 devices at a store in San Francisco, California, U.S.

    So you can’t get your hands on the phone that is so clearly super-duper-special-gotta-have-it-even-though-my-current-smartphone-is-just-fine. What other ways could you waste those few hundred bucks until your ship (from China) sails in?

  • Apple's iPhone 5

    Does this mean Apple is losing money on the device? Let's look at the numbers

  • Mexico City, Mexico

    Long considered a second cousin to its northern neighbor — not to mention a source of illegal immigration and drug violence — Mexico is underrated in the global economy.

  • apple-logo-wall-200.jpg

    Apple’s big product launch this week, expected to mark the debut of the iPhone 5, could spell good news for a host of companies way beyond the boundaries of the tech giant’s campus in Cupertino, Calif. TheStreet.com reports.

  • keyboard_fingers_typing_200.jpg

    Two Accenture execs write that established firms saddled with legacy systems are in danger of being outmaneuvered by emerging challengers. Armed with new and better technology, infrastructure and organizations, these companies are better positioned to meet ever-more demanding business needs. But it does not have to be this way, they caution.

  • This stock pays a high yield but should you be skeptical?

  • Apple iPhone

    It would be epic if Apple found a way to monetize mobile device engagement even more than it already does. If I compete with Amazon.com, I form a consortium of a handful of retailers and get on the phone with Apple.

  • China Mobile Has Structural Problems: Pro

    Michael Meng, Head of Equity Research Hong Kong at BOCI Research says China Mobile suffers from structural problems and is cautious on its stock. He gives his target price for the company, and explains his buy calls on China Telecom and China Unicom.

  • AT&T

    One contributor to TheStreet.com urges telecommunications companies to figure out how to transmit data, particularly in mobile environments, for both business and pleasure, more effectively.

  • jim-cramer-fb4-200.jpg

    Find out why the "Mad Money" host thinks investors should consider this stock, but only on a speculative basis.

Contact Telecom

  • CNBC NEWSLETTERS

    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    Please choose a subscription

    Please enter a valid email address
    Get these newsletters delivered to your inbox, and more info about about our products and service. Privacy Policy.