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Verizon exec criticizes FCC's handling of SpectrumCo deal

Verizon CTO Tony Melone says the FCC's review of its deal to buy unused spectrum from cable companies is taking too long. And he's urging the agency to revamp its license transfer process.

By June 7, 2012

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Verizon Wireless nabs cable's wireless spectrum for $3.6B

In a surprising announcement, Verizon will buy spectrum from Comcast, Time Warner Cable, and Bright House Networks--collectively known as SpectrumCo.

By December 2, 2011

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Verizon and cable make concessions to close $3.9B deal

Verizon Wireless and SpectrumCo cable companies agree to scale back joint marketing arrangement to win OK from Department of Justice and FCC, says The Wall Street Journal. Approval for deal to be announced within weeks.

By August 14, 2012

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Verizon Wireless works FCC angle in T-Mobile deal

Analysts say the Verizon spectrum swap with T-Mobile is all about the regulators and nudging the FCC to approve its $3.6 billion wireless spectrum buy.

By June 25, 2012

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Verizon wins FCC approval for spectrum deals -- with caveats

The FCC follows the lead of the Justice Department and approves Verizon's $3.9 billion bid to buy wireless spectrum from cable operators. But the agency also includes a few conditions.

By August 23, 2012

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Verizon, T-Mobile swap spectrum for mutual LTE growth

The Big Four's largest and smallest carriers strike a deal for AWS spectrum as the battle for 4G supremacy heats up.

By June 25, 2012

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What $3.9 billion Verizon/cable spectrum deal means to you (FAQ)

The FCC approved Verizon's $3.9 billion bid to buy wireless spectrum from a group of cable companies. But what does the final deal hashed out with regulators mean for consumers?

By August 25, 2012

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Verizon's $3.6 billion spectrum deal: Who wins and who loses?

Verizon Wireless' plan to buy 20MHz of wireless spectrum for $3.6 billion from cable operators will shake up the industry. CNET takes a look at how the various players will be affected.

By December 2, 2011

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T-Mobile asks FCC to block spectrum sale to Verizon

The company says, according to documents filed with the Federal Communications Commission, that Verizon would receive an "excessive concentration" of wireless spectrum in the deal.

By February 22, 2012

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Verizon to hand T-Mobile LTE spectrum, iPhone compatibility next year

Already boasting some of the industry's best iPhone customer service despite not being an official Apple partner, T-Mobile is also getting an LTE network bump courtesy of Verizon.

By June 25, 2012