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Microsoft, AT&T sign cloud deal worth more than $2 billion

17 Jul 2019

Microsoft Corp and AT&T Inc on Wednesday said they reached a deal under which the telecommunications company will tap Microsoft's Azure cloud service for its computing needs and use Microsoft 365, which includes Office productivity software, for much of its 268,000-strong workforce.

Microsoft, AT&T ink cloud deal worth more than $2 billion

17 Jul 2019

July 17 Microsoft Corp and AT&T Inc on Wednesday said they reached a deal under which the telecommunications firm will tap Microsoft's Azure cloud service for its computing needs and provide Office 365 software to much of its 268,000-strong workforce.

Exclusive: Verizon sought buyers for Yahoo Finance - sources

11 Jul 2019

Verizon Communications Inc earlier this year looked for buyers for Yahoo Finance, one of the most popular internet destinations for financial news and portfolio management tools, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters this week.

Exclusive: In push to replace Huawei, rural U.S. carriers are talking with Nokia and Ericsson

25 Jun 2019

HELSINKI/NEW YORK About a dozen rural U.S. telecom carriers that depend on Huawei for network gear are in discussions with its biggest rivals, Ericsson and Nokia, to replace their Chinese equipment, sources familiar with the matter said.

Exclusive: T-Mobile prepares for Boost auction if Dish Network talks stall - sources

20 Jun 2019

T-Mobile US Inc is preparing an alternative plan if a deal to sell wireless assets to Dish Network Corp falls through, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

Apollo in talks to finance Dish Network bid for T-Mobile, Sprint assets - sources

15 Jun 2019

Private equity group Apollo Global Management is in talks with satellite TV provider Dish Network to finance a bid for wireless assets that will be divested in the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint Corp, according to two people familiar with the matter.

Apollo in talks to finance Dish Network bid for T-Mobile, Sprint assets - sources

15 Jun 2019

Private equity group Apollo Global Management is in talks with satellite TV provider Dish Network to finance a bid for wireless assets that will be divested in the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint Corp, according to two people familiar with the matter.

Amazon seen spreading its tentacles to 5G with T-Mobile interest

01 Jun 2019

NEW YORK One influential analyst called Amazon.com's reported interest in the U.S. wireless market "batshit crazy." Another said it was a "trojan horse" to kill off the big wireless players.

Comcast says no interest in acquiring divested spectrum from Sprint, T-Mobile deal

31 May 2019

U.S. cable operator Comcast Corp has no interest in acquiring divested spectrum from the Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc transaction, the company said on Friday.

Exclusive: Amazon interested in buying Boost from T-Mobile, Sprint - sources

31 May 2019

Amazon.com Inc is interested in buying prepaid cellphone wireless service Boost Mobile from U.S. carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp, two sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday. | Video

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