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San Antonio Express-News
AT&T Is Changing Its Tune About 5G TechnologyAT&T appears to be changing its tune when it comes to 5G technology, which is e
AT&T Is Changing Its Tune About 5G Technology
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
AT&T appears to be changing its tune when it comes to 5G technology, which is expected to have lower latency (the time it takes to respond to a request) and faster connection speeds than 4G LTE. The about-face comes just a few months after the... Read more
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The Register
Verizon!–Yahoo! takeover! inches! ahead!Verizon has decided its Yahoo! strategy is important enough to occupy the atten
Verizon!–Yahoo! takeover! inches! ahead!
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
Verizon has decided its Yahoo! strategy is important enough to occupy the attention of the CEO of its AOL business unit. Accordingly, Tim Armstrong has been set the task of ringing Marissa Mayer's doorbell, chocolates, flowers and a huge bag of... Read more
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The Verge
Verizon has AOL chief Tim Armstrong looking into a Yahoo acquisitionVerizon appears closer to scooping up Yahoo, a move that would place an even la
Verizon has AOL chief Tim Armstrong looking into a Yahoo acquisition
The Verge / Posted 4 days ago
Verizon appears closer to scooping up Yahoo, a move that would place an even larger slice of the internet under the internet provider's umbrella. Tim Armstrong, CEO of Verizon subsidiary AOL, is now in charge of a potential acquisition of the old... Read more
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FOX Business
Verizon Enlists AOL CEO to Explore Yahoo DealVerizon Communications Inc has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of
Verizon Enlists AOL CEO to Explore Yahoo Deal
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
Verizon Communications Inc has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of its AOL unit, a leading role in exploring a possible bid for Yahoo Inc's assets, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with knowledge of the situation. Verizon, the largest... Read more
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FOX Business
Verizon Enlists AOL CEO to Explore Yahoo DealVerizon Communications Inc has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of
Verizon Enlists AOL CEO to Explore Yahoo Deal
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
Verizon Communications Inc has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of its AOL unit, a leading role in exploring a possible bid for Yahoo Inc's assets, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with knowledge of the situation. Continue Reading... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Verizon enlists AOL CEO to explore Yahoo dealREUTERS: Verizon Communications Inc has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive of
Verizon enlists AOL CEO to explore Yahoo deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
REUTERS: Verizon Communications Inc has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of its AOL unit, a leading role in exploring a possible bid for Yahoo Inc's assets, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with knowledge of the situation. Verizon,... Read more
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Fortune
Verzion Enlists AOL CEO to Explore Yahoo Deal(Reuters) – Verizon Communications has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive off
Verzion Enlists AOL CEO to Explore Yahoo Deal
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
(Reuters) – Verizon Communications has given Tim Armstrong, chief executive officer of its AOL unit, a leading role in exploring a possible bid for Yahoo’s assets, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with knowledge of the situation. Verizon, the... Read more
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Reuters
Verizon enlists AOL CEO to explore Yahoo dealAn advertisement for Verizon is seen at Times Square in New York, May 12, 2015.
Verizon enlists AOL CEO to explore Yahoo deal
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
An advertisement for Verizon is seen at Times Square in New York, May 12, 2015. Tim Armstrong, CEO of AOL Inc., attends the first day of the annual Allen and Co. media conference in Sun Valley, Idaho in this July 8, 2015 file photo. Verizon... Read more
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AdWeek
How Super Bowl 50 Could Give a Boost to Verizon's Go90While Super Bowl 50 could set another TV viewership record, the audience that m
How Super Bowl 50 Could Give a Boost to Verizon's Go90
AdWeek / Posted 7 days ago
While Super Bowl 50 could set another TV viewership record, the audience that matters most to advertisers–adults 18 to 49–has been largely stagnant in recent years. But that may have to do more with where this crucial audience segment is watching... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
9 potential suitors for YahooYahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of i
9 potential suitors for Yahoo
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
Yahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of its core Web advertising and media business. The Sunnyvale, Calif. company, an originator in Internet search, has had a tough time in recent years as first Google and then... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
9 potential suitors for YahooYahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of i
9 potential suitors for Yahoo
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
Yahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of its core Web advertising and media business. The Sunnyvale, Calif. company, an originator in Internet search, has had a tough time in recent years as first Google and then... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
9 potential suitors for YahooYahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of i
9 potential suitors for Yahoo
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
Yahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of its core Web advertising and media business. The Sunnyvale, Calif. company, an originator in Internet search, has had a tough time in recent years as first Google and then... Read more
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First Coast News
9 potential suitors for YahooYahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of i
9 potential suitors for Yahoo
First Coast News / Posted 8 days ago
Yahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of its core Web advertising and media business. The Sunnyvale, Calif. company, an originator in Internet search, has had a tough time in recent years as first Google and then... Read more
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KTVB Boise
9 potential suitors for YahooYahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of i
9 potential suitors for Yahoo
KTVB Boise / Posted 8 days ago
Yahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of its core Web advertising and media business. The Sunnyvale, Calif. company, an originator in Internet search, has had a tough time in recent years as first Google and then... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
9 potential suitors for YahooYahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of i
9 potential suitors for Yahoo
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
Yahoo's latest revitalization plan includes the option to sell some or all of its core Web advertising and media business. The Sunnyvale, Calif. company, an originator in Internet search, has had a tough time in recent years as first Google and then... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yahoo to cut 15 percent jobs, close several unitsREUTERS: Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal cost-cutting
Yahoo to cut 15 percent jobs, close several units
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
REUTERS: Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal cost-cutting plans that include slashing 15 percent of its workforce, or roughly 1,600 jobs, and closing several business units, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday. The plans... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Yahoo to axe 15pc of jobs, close several unitsYahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer: Activist investors have pressed Yahoo to s
Yahoo to axe 15pc of jobs, close several units
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer: Activist investors have pressed Yahoo to sell its core business rather than spin it off, even though a sale would likely incur more taxes. Photo: AP Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal... Read more
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The Age
Yahoo to axe 15pc of jobs, close several unitsYahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer: Activist investors have pressed Yahoo to s
Yahoo to axe 15pc of jobs, close several units
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer: Activist investors have pressed Yahoo to sell its core business rather than spin it off, even though a sale would likely incur more taxes. Photo: AP Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Yahoo to axe 15pc of jobs, close several unitsYahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer: Activist investors have pressed Yahoo to s
Yahoo to axe 15pc of jobs, close several units
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer: Activist investors have pressed Yahoo to sell its core business rather than spin it off, even though a sale would likely incur more taxes. Photo: AP Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Yahoo set to cut jobs, close unitsYahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal cost-cutting plans tha
Yahoo set to cut jobs, close units
Sky News Australia / Posted 11 days ago
Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal cost-cutting plans that include slashing 15 per cent of its workforce, or roughly 1600 jobs, and closing several business units, the Wall Street Journal reports. The plans are expected to be... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Can Yahoo! be saved?In December, the company announced it was forgoing its plan to spinoff the comp
Can Yahoo! be saved?
TheStreet.com / Posted 11 days ago
In December, the company announced it was forgoing its plan to spinoff the company's remaining stake in Alibaba(BABA) , citing concerns about "the market's perception of tax risk." Yahoo! said it would go forward with alternative structures,... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon serves up 100 Mbps FiOS triple play to deepen reach in existing marketsVerizon (NYSE: VZ) is giving FiOS customers the option to purchase a triple pla
Verizon serves up 100 Mbps FiOS triple play to deepen reach in existing markets
FierceTelecom / Posted 14 days ago
Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is giving FiOS customers the option to purchase a triple play bundle with 100 Mbps symmetrical speeds for $69 a month, reflecting its recognition that consumers want higher speeds as it winds down its FTTH rollout. For one year,... Read more
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Ars Technica
Verizon FiOS default speed now 50Mbps—double FCC’s broadband definitionDespite claiming that the government's definition of "broadband" shouldn't have
Verizon FiOS default speed now 50Mbps—double FCC’s broadband definition
Ars Technica / Posted 16 days ago
Despite claiming that the government's definition of "broadband" shouldn't have been increased to 25Mbps,Verizon is now phasing out its 25Mbps fiber service and making 50Mbps the default minimum. A year ago, the Federal Communications Commission... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon gets call for FiOS from the Bronx's Co-Op City developmentVerizon (NYSE: VZ) is facing another call for FiOS in New York City, this time
Verizon gets call for FiOS from the Bronx's Co-Op City development
FierceTelecom / Posted 18 days ago
Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is facing another call for FiOS in New York City, this time from a group of elected officials and residents in the Bronx borough's Co-Op City development, where 72 percent of the residents are interested in getting the FTTH-based... Read more
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Yahoo News
Verizon eyes brands, content for go90 sponsored video A man is silhouetted against a video screen with Vodafone and Verizon logos a
Verizon eyes brands, content for go90 sponsored video
Yahoo News / Posted 20 days ago
A man is silhouetted against a video screen with Vodafone and Verizon logos as he poses with a Samsung Galaxy S3 in this photo illustration taken in the central Bosnian town of Zenica, in this... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Verizon eyes brands, content for go90 sponsored videoNEW YORK: Verizon Communications Inc is in talks with advertisers and content m
Verizon eyes brands, content for go90 sponsored video
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
NEW YORK: Verizon Communications Inc is in talks with advertisers and content makers to offer sponsored video, such as sports games and music concerts, to users of its mobile-video service go90 at some time in the future, CFO Fran Shammo told... Read more
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FOX Business
Yahoo to Decide Next Steps After Quarterly EarningsYahoo will decide on its next strategic steps only after releasing quarterly ea
Yahoo to Decide Next Steps After Quarterly Earnings
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
Yahoo will decide on its next strategic steps only after releasing quarterly earnings on Feb. 2, people familiar with the matter said, as the company continues to resist investor calls to explore a sale of its core Internet assets. Yahoo wants to... Read more
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FOX Business
Yahoo to Decide Next Steps After Quarterly EarningsYahoo will decide on its next strategic steps only after releasing quarterly ea
Yahoo to Decide Next Steps After Quarterly Earnings
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
Yahoo will decide on its next strategic steps only after releasing quarterly earnings on Feb. 2, people familiar with the matter said, as the company continues to resist investor calls to explore a sale of its core Internet assets. Continue Reading... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yahoo to decide next strategic steps after quarterly earningsREUTERS: Yahoo Inc will decide on its next strategic steps only after releasing
Yahoo to decide next strategic steps after quarterly earnings
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
REUTERS: Yahoo Inc will decide on its next strategic steps only after releasing quarterly earnings on Feb. 2, people familiar with the matter said, as the company continues to resist investor calls to explore a sale of its core Internet... Read more
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Reuters
Yahoo to decide next strategic steps after quarterly earningsMarissa Mayer, President and CEO of Yahoo, participates in a panel discussion a
Yahoo to decide next strategic steps after quarterly earnings
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
Marissa Mayer, President and CEO of Yahoo, participates in a panel discussion at the 2015 Fortune Global Forum in San Francisco, California November 3, 2015. Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) will decide on its next strategic steps only after releasing quarterly... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Verizon vows to build the first 5G network in the USVerizon says it will have the first 5G network in the U.S., a promise it probab
Verizon vows to build the first 5G network in the US
Computer World Australia / Posted 22 days ago
Verizon says it will have the first 5G network in the U.S., a promise it probably can't fulfill until 2020 but will start working at this year. 5G is the next generation of cellular technology after LTE and the subject of intense research and... Read more
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CNET
Verizon shuts the door on reviving unlimited dataDon't hold your breath for unlimited data to make a comeback at Verizon Wireles
Verizon shuts the door on reviving unlimited data
CNET / Posted 22 days ago
Don't hold your breath for unlimited data to make a comeback at Verizon Wireless. "At this point, we are not going to entertain unlimited," Verizon Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo said in an interview Thursday following the company's... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Shammo confirms that Verizon is exploring options for data center businessVerizon's (NYSE: VZ) chief financial officer confirmed during a fourth quarter
Shammo confirms that Verizon is exploring options for data center business
FierceTelecom / Posted 22 days ago
Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) chief financial officer confirmed during a fourth quarter earnings call that the telco is looking at options for its data center business. Speaking to investors, Fran Shammo said that it is looking to see if the data center... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon makes 50 Mbps its default FiOS speed, but overall growth dips to 99KVerizon (NYSE: VZ) is now offering 50 Mbps as its default speed tier at a time
Verizon makes 50 Mbps its default FiOS speed, but overall growth dips to 99K
FierceTelecom / Posted 22 days ago
Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is now offering 50 Mbps as its default speed tier at a time when overall new subscriber growth is leveling off as it penetrates its existing markets. Similar to earlier quarters, Verizon reported in the fourth quarter of 2014 of... Read more
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Orange County Register
Yahoo to reconsider sale of Web business instead of spinoffYahoo is warming up to the idea of a sale. The company is reassessing whether
Yahoo to reconsider sale of Web business instead of spinoff
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
Yahoo is warming up to the idea of a sale. The company is reassessing whether to spinoff its main Internet business and is considering an outright sale, people familiar with the matter said. Yahoo still hasn’t concluded that it has to sell and... Read more
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