Mobile network operators at Mobile World Congress press for better government treatment, fewer free services, and no unlimited data plans.
Google's spending on infrastructure is big and getting bigger -- more than doubling to $2.23 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.
Over-the-top services like Skype voice calls or Viber messaging sap carrier revenues. But Talmon Marco said users are just going where the innovation happens.
"I think it is logical to assume you're going to have two or three and certainly not six and seven competitors in any marketplace," says AT&T CFO John Stephens.
Piggybacking off a contract to supply 10,000 schools with Net access and 130,000 Chromebooks, a telco upstart gains an emerging market foothold. Hear its CEO's thoughts on the 4G honeymoon, Google Fiber, and dumb pipes.
Liberty Global says the deal creates the "world's leading broadband communications company," covering 47 million homes and 25 million customers across 14 countries.
There were some good parts of Intel's fourth-quarter report -- including better-than-expected per-share earnings -- but most results were lower than the previous year, and the company's capital spending continues to soar.
The chipmaker reported third-quarter revenue that exceeded its reduced estimate, but the current period still looks pretty terrible from its perspective.
Company has been offering book publishers "a very attractive proposal," according to an analyst. He says to expect the device to launch in the spring and cost $1,000.
Several wireless carriers--with AT&T and Verizon notably absent--are quibbling over a clause in the House's jobs bill that would strip the FCC of its ability to impose restrictions in future spectrum auctions.