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Verizon sheds select wireline assets, cell towers for $15.5B

Frontier Communications will pick up parts of Verizon's landline business, while American Tower will pick up the rights to 11,300 cellular towers.

By February 5, 2015

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Verizon to say farewell to cell towers, wireline assets?

The company is close to selling off parts of its wireline business and cellular towers for $10 billion so it can focus on its core wireless service, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By February 2, 2015

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Can AT&T out-Netflix Netflix with its own video service?

The telco giant wants to wed the "TV everywhere" concept with its own mobile service. It could unveil something in the coming days.

By January 26, 2016

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GM raids what's left of Sidecar to better support Lyft

The automaker bought both technology and assets to help its new partner do battle with Uber, the other giant in the car-sharing industry.

By January 19, 2016

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Activision Blizzard beefs up e-sports muscle

The huge video game developer reportedly snaps up the assets of e-sports league and gaming service Major League Gaming for $46 million.

By January 3, 2016

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Sprint CEO: Give us two years, and our network will blow past rivals

Marcelo Claure boasts that if he can utilize his wireless assets correctly, he could have the No. 1 or No. 2 performing network in the nation.

By May 27, 2015

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Microsoft buys N-trig's digital pen technology for Surface

The world's largest software company says it's acquired the Israeli company's technology assets.

By May 1, 2015

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Sprint's customer growth returns, but Q3 loss doubles on charges

The carrier lost $2.38 billion in the quarter thanks to charges related to its wireline assets and its brand.

By February 5, 2015

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AT&T to record $10 billion charge in fourth quarter

The company expects a pretax loss due to changes in pension and post-employment plans and abandonment of certain copper assets.

By January 18, 2015

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Why Twitter's most important asset is at risk

Twitter is loved by famous people -- something it's counting on to keep driving its business as an unsuspecting rival grows up.

By October 14, 2013