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Apple’s Latest Operating System Dramatically Improves Its Web Services

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) unveiled the next iteration of its Mac operating system, OS X, on Monday. OS X Yosemite includes several major new features that make Apple’s desktop operating system ...
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What Happened to the iPhone 7?

Many Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) customers, investors and developers were disappointed that the world's most innovative company did not release the new iPhone 6 or iWatch. The press had figured ...
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Samsung’s Indestructible Phone

Samsung's indestructible Galaxy S5  Active has just hit the shelves at AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) stores. Both companies are about to find out whether anyone wants a smartphone that is ...
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Even Google Proves That You Can’t Make Smartphones in America

It was once a hot button issue (for a few hours) that President Obama asked Steve Jobs of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) what it would take to manufacture iPhones in ...
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Could a Sprint and T-Mobile Deal Happen Sooner Rather Than Later?

When you get the players in any possible deal in one room or area, and you get them to start talking a bit, you sometimes may get a little closer ...
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RBC’s Telecom and Networking Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2014

With huge deals and mergers in the telecom, cable and satellite industries, the first half of the year has been a blockbuster indeed. While the second half may not hold ...
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Sprint Fined $7.5 Million for Do-Not-Call Violations

The largest fine ever assessed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for violations of the Do Not Call law was levied against Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) today. The FCC fined ...
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Pfizer Rises, AT&T Sinks to Lead the Dow’s Action

Big news from two of the market's biggest names is making waves across Wall Street today as stocks advance through a quiet start to the week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ...
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Do Investors Need to Worry About the AT&T Dividend After the DirecTV Merger?

While all the attention around the AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) buyout of DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) has centered on the new angle of the company, it seems at least fair to ...
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AT&T Deal for DirecTV Gets Board Votes Sunday

When word got out in early May that AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) was considering a buyout of DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV), the satellite company's stock was trading at around $75 to ...
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Why Warren Buffett Now Likes Telecom

Investors love tracking the stock purchases and acquisitions of Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). His being touted by the financial press as the world's greatest investor of ...
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Google Glass Parts Cost Only $80

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) has offered its Glass product for $1,500. The supply sold out quickly. Even at that retail price, the futurist "wearable" product has created such excitement that Google ...
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Does AT&T or Verizon Have the Better Dividend?

On the face of it, AT&T  Inc.'s (NYSE: T) has a better dividend than Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ). AT&T's payout is 5.2% at $1.84. Verizon's is 4.5% at $2.12. ...
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T-Mobile Adds Record Number of Subscribers

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The last of the four big U.S. carriers to shares its results posted an adjusted diluted earnings ...
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Sprint + T-Mobile, Comcast + Time Warner Cable = ?

Maybe Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) will buy T-Mobile US Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS), just like Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) may buy Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC). If either deal gets ...
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