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1 hr ago | USA Today

AT&T now getting more growth from mobile than Apple

The handheld vision Steve Jobs sold to AT&T in 2007 has come to pass. The problem for Apple investors is that the booming market the company created with the iPhone seven years ago - and then Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.

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Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Telecom, Versant, ATT, Apple, Steve Jobs, iPod touch App, USA TODAY, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

5 hrs ago | Fortune

Supreme Court justices skeptical of Aereo, but wary of killing it

At Tuesday's oral arguments concerning the legality of Aereo, a service that beams live broadcast TV to computer and smartphones without paying any copyright royalties to broadcasters, the Justices seemed puzzled, tormented, and searching for an out.

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Related Topix: US News, Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Media, Walt Disney, Television, Comcast

9 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

Juniper's revenue rises as telecom clients ramp up networks

Network gear maker Juniper Networks Inc reported a higher-than-expected 10 percent rise in quarterly revenue as U.S. telecom carriers spent more to ramp up their networks to manage increasing data traffic on smartphones and tablets.

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Related Topix: Startups, Telecom, Juniper Networks, Computers, Cisco Systems, ATT, Ansonia, CT

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Click Orlando

AT&T eyes high-speed Internet in 100 cities

AT&T has announced a plan that could see high-speed fiber Internet networks rolled out in as many as 100 cities in 21 metro regions throughout the United States.

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Related Topix: Telecom, ATT, Fort Worth, TX, San Jose (Jacksonville, FL)

The Hartford Courant

Comcast nears deal with Charter on $18-$20 billion in divestitures: source

Comcast may divest about 4 million subscribers after its merger with Time Warner Cable and is working to reach an accord to sell a portion of those customers to Charter Communications , a source familiar with the matter said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Comcast, Media, Television, Universal Television Group, Charter Communications, Telecom, Ansonia, CT

MarketWatch

After Hours: Gilead shares climb; AT&T, Amgen shares fall

Gilead Sciences Inc., AT&T Inc. and Amgen Inc. were among the stocks actively trading Tuesday evening, with shares of Gilead climbing after handily beating Wall Street's quarterly earnings and revenue expectations and reporting a sales surge for its new hepatitis C treatment.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Amgen, Healthcare Industry, Gilead Sciences, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Financial Markets, Hepatitis, Health

Boy Genius

T-Mobile's 'Uncarrier' attacks don't stop AT&T from posting strong earnings in Q1 2014

AT&T has come under a constant barrage of criticism from rival T-Mobile over the past year but so far it hasn't affected the carrier's bottom line.

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Related Topix: AT&T, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant, T-Mobile

Cape Breton Post

AT&T, investment firm Chernin Group form venture to invest in Netflix-like video services

AT&T and the investment firm Chernin Group have formed a venture to invest in and form online video services rivaling Netflix and Hulu.

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Related Topix: ATT, Telecom

Dallas Morning News

AT&T, investment firm plan $500 million online TV service by end of year

AT&T Inc. plans to introduce an online-TV service by the end of this year, part of a pact with Chernin Group to invest more than $500 million to draw consumers who are flocking to Internet video.

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Related Topix: AT&T, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant

Sunherald.com

Comcast 1Q earns surge on upbeat NBC results

Comcast is the largest cable company in the country with 22 million video customers and 19.8 Internet customers.

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Related Topix: Comcast, The Tonight Show, Entertainment, Television, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Comedy, The Regulators, Country

Detroit News

Startup competition awards cash, prizes to Michigan entrepreneurs

Detroit is one of three cities nationwide chosen for a new program that rewards entrepreneurs and is sponsored by A+E Network, Comcast Cable and crowd-funding site RocketHub.

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Related Topix: Comcast, Small Business, Personal Finance

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The announcement ... )--April 22 is Earth Day. Now is a good time to change a few simple household practices to help support healthy rivers and streams.

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Related Topix: Startups, Exelixis, Life, Holidays, Earth Day, Transportation, Trucking, Forward Air, Logistics, Alaska Communications Systems Group, Telecom, Rambus

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Netflix to increase subscription prices

The streaming video company said Monday that it planned to increase subscription prices for new customers by one or two dollars a month within the next few months.

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Related Topix: Netflix, Startups, Comcast

ABC News

AT&T Explores Expansion of Super-Fast Internet

AT&T plans a major expansion of super-fast Internet services to cover as many as 100 municipalities in 25 metropolitan areas.

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Related Topix: AT&T, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant

Dallas Morning News

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While offering no new details for the introduction of its ultra high speed fiber in the Dallas area - still expected this summer - AT&T Inc. said Monday that it plans to begin talks with officials in about 20 new major metro areas about bringing the service to their communities.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Telecom, ATT, AT&T, Startups, Versant

Bradenton.com

AT&T explores expansion of super-fast Internet

The service's 1 gigabit per second speed is about 100 times what U.S. consumers typically get with broadband.

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Related Topix: AT&T, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant

CTV

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Rogers Communications Inc. is expected to report that its revenues weakened in the first quarter amid sales pressure from wireless competitors.

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Related Topix: Rogers Communication, Telecom, Rogers Communications Inc.

BroadcastNewsroom

Guitar Center Sessions Season 8 Debuts May 4th Exclusively On DIRECTV

Announcement Highlights:- The award-winning live performance and interview series returns with new and iconic artists, bringing the series to a total of 72 episodes- Featured artists include Soundgard... th.

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Related Topix: Directv, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Soundgarden, Marketing, The Dan Patrick Show

AmericanBankingNews.com

Research Analysts' Upgrades for April, 21st (AAN, COF, COS, CSGP,...

They currently have C$28.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of C$21.00.

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Related Topix: Comcast

AmericanBankingNews.com

Comcast (CMCSA) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday

Comcast is scheduled to be releasing its Q114 earnings data on Tuesday, April 22nd.

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Related Topix: Universal Studios, thePlatform, Comcast, Media, Universal Pictures, Television, Universal Television Group

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