Chief Financial Officer John Stephens says "the window of opportunity for owning assets is closing," and says AT&T will focus more on the US, including expanding its GigaPower fiber service.
With Google's recent purchase of Nest, we look at other big buys that have expanded Google's footprint way beyond the search engine.
Microsoft has spent a fortune snatching up other companies, and just dropped a cool $7.2 billion on Nokia's phone unit. Here's a look back on the company's biggest hits and misses in the risky acquisition game.
The company has contact app provider Xobni and video app maker Qwiki in its sights, according to AllThings D.
Disney's track record with blockbuster buyouts is nothing short of magical. How will Lucasfilm fare? Ben Parr weighs in.
Company aims to bolster content for its mobile devices by shopping for software companies, particularly those offering mobile music services, report says.
AT&T likely became gun-shy after the T-Mobile deal collapsed. The company remains mum on Verizon's spectrum.
Big IT vendors have been gobbling up players of all sizes, but is the future in acquisitions or innovation?
The social-gaming company says that it has completed its acquisition of Hattrick Holdings, Sneaky Games, and Concept Art House.
Steve Mills, IBM software and hardware chief, sits down with CNET to discuss Big Blue's acquisition strategy for 2011.