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Verizon names John Stratton new head of wireless, wireline

Stratton takes over both the wireless and wireline businesses as former Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead prepares for retirement.

By February 18, 2015

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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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AT&T unloads Connecticut wireline biz for $2B

It plans to use the $2 billion from Frontier Communications to invest in its Project VIP initiative -- a rollout of an all-IP, wireless cloud network.

By December 17, 2013

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How AOL could help Verizon change its business

Why would a wireless and broadband company like Verizon spend $4.4 billion on a digital media company like AOL? One word: Advertising

By May 12, 2015

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AT&T adds another lawsuit to the Net neutrality pile-on

The wireless provider follows cable and wireless industry associations in seeking help from the courts.

By April 14, 2015

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FCC spells out Net neutrality rules -- in 400 pages

The Federal Communications Commission releases the details of the rules it passed last month that regulate how Internet providers can treat data, videos and other content.

By March 12, 2015

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AT&T says it won't chase after customers as price wars ease

AT&T's comments suggest the telecommunications giant may be less willing to dole out promotions and discounts to win over bargain hunters.

By March 11, 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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Intel eyes connected homes with Lantiq purchase

The company has been working to diversify beyond its personal-computer chips business. Last year's focus was on wearables.

By February 2, 2015