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How Soon Will the iPhone 5 Be Free?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) recently dropped the price of Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 5c to $29, as long as customers get a two-year contract from AT&T Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Three Stocks That Could Win Big in the Changing Bandwidth Landscape

Huge deals in the bandwidth arena that have hit the tape recently are making everybody on Wall Street who covers the Internet take note. Historically, buyers of bandwidth infrastructure services ...
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The Endgame for NII Holdings Nears

NII Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: NIHD) is not trading like a company that simply reported a wider loss than expected. The Latin American wireless Nextel telecom provider i sin trouble and ...
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Mobile World Congress Company Winners and Losers

After the second day of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, we wanted to see if there have been any key winners or losers identified so far. BlackBerry Ltd. ...
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American Tower Earnings Hit by Currency Exchange Rates

American Tower Corp. (NYSE: AMT) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Tuesday. The cellular tower REIT posted diluted net income per share of $0.25 and $941.97 million ...
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T-Mobile US Results Reflect Impact of Price War

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Tuesday. In the quarter, the wireless carrier posted revenues of $6.83 billion, compared with revenues of ...
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Verizon: The First Day of the Rest of Its Life

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last Friday completed its acquisition of the 45% minority stake in Verizon Wireless held by Vodafone PLC (NASDAQ: VOD). On Monday morning, Verizon released its ...
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Verizon Wireless Deal Is Done: Now What?

Vodafone PLC (NASDAQ: VOD) closes the sale of its 45% stake in Verizon Wireless to Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) Friday and pockets $130 billion. U.K.-based Vodafone will distribute $82.5 ...
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China Mobile Subscriber Count Reaches 772 Million

China Mobile Ltd. (NYSE: CHL), the world's largest wireless provider, reported that its subscriber count reached 771.866 million at the end of January. No wonder Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and ...
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Can Samsung’s New Galaxy Sell 100 Million Units to Challenge iPhone?

Samsung will soon release its new smartphone, which will probably be called the Galaxy S5. Based on the analysis of experts who follow the industry, the S5 will need to ...
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HTC Launching New Flagship Phone in Bid to Thwart Samsung

On March 25, HTC Corp., the Taiwanese-based smart-phone maker, is expected to announce its new flagship phone. The code name, according to Digital Times, is HTC M8, but it is ...
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As Smartphone Sales Slow, Samsung Dominates

It is easy to form the impression that everyone in the world owns a smartphone. The fact that this is becoming true apparently has clipped the sales rate of the ...
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Are Wireless Companies Profiting From Sexting?

Update: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) announced Thursday morning that it has launched a new, lower-cost plan for its Verizon Wireless customers. The new plan, called MORE Everything, increases customers' ...
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Verizon Slashes Prices to Match AT&T, T-Mobile

It had to happen. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) announced Thursday morning that it has launched a new, lower-cost plan for its Verizon Wireless customers. The new plan, called MORE ...
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Is 2014 the Year of Apple’s iAnywhere Revolution?

Wireless looks to be a much more innovative place in 2014 than it was in 2013. In a new research report, the Data Networking and Wireline analysts at J.P. Morgan ...
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