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Divestiture: When your carrier leaves you (FAQ)

Coverage changes and higher prices aren't the only possible consequences of T-Mobile-AT&T merger. Some customers may find that the combined carrier no longer offers service in their area.

By Apr. 7, 2011

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Vivendi, Activision Blizzard deal held up for shareholder vote

Vivendi's $8.2 billion sale was all set to go before a shareholder filed suit requesting a vote on the matter.

By Sep. 19, 2013

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eBay founder lashes out at Carl Icahn

The war of words between eBay and Icahn escalates as founder Pierre Omidyar jumps into the fray.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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Charter to Time Warner Cable: Take our $61B bid seriously

The nation's fourth largest cable operator publishes a letter sent to Time Warner Cable, the second largest US cable operator, asking the company's execs to meet them at the bargaining table.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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AT&T readies a Hail Mary pass on T-Mobile--report

AT&T could offer to divest as much of 40% of T-Mobile in order to win approval for its beleaguered acquisition, Bloomberg reports.

By Nov. 25, 2011

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Nokia Siemens in talks to sell off its business unit

Network equipment maker's CEO tells reporters that the joint venture is looking to unload noncore units to focus on mobile network equipment.

By Sep. 11, 2012

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Verizon faces final regulatory hurdle in cable deal

What's left for Verizon Wireless to do in order to get its $3.9 billion cable deal signed, sealed, and delivered?

By Aug. 18, 2012

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Eric Schmidt cashing out 42 percent of his Google stock

The former Google CEO is expected to sell off $2.51 billion of his holdings in the search giant, according to SEC documents.

By Feb. 8, 2013

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No easy outs for YouTube in Islam video controversy

As violence erupts over controversial video, YouTube's options boil down to bad and worse.

By Sep. 15, 2012

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NY State commission cautions FCC on AT&T-T-Mobile merger

In a letter to the FCC, the New York State Public Service Commission says that New York consumers will be significantly and disproportionally affected by the merger.

By Jun. 20, 2011