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  1. May 17, 2015

    A harsh lesson from Tim Armstrong, AOL’s very unappealing boss

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  1. May 15, 2015

    AOL / Verizon: prophets without profits

    AOL has 4,000 employees but only one Digital Prophet. That would be David Shing, or rather Shingy. He earns his six-figure...

  2. May 15, 2015

    Tech and media groups draw battle lines for mobile superiority

    Tracking the technology world’s upheavals is like studying the shifting of tectonic plates: the direction of movement may be...

  3. FT Alphaville

    May 14, 2015

    Further reading

    Elsewhere on Thursday, - Choose your heterodoxy: Farmer vs. Krugman. - Behavioural econ: it’s about all people being smart...

  4. May 13, 2015

    Verizon hopes AOL will put it on front foot in mobile advertising

    “A mobile phone is almost like having a cable box in your pocket,” Tim Armstrong said in a recent interview. But the AOL...

  5. May 12, 2015

    Verizon dials up growth with AOL ad tools

    “You’ve got mail” just became “you’ve got a video ad”. AOL has transformed itself since its pioneering email service was...

  6. May 12, 2015

    Time Warner chief sees vindication in AOL deal with Verizon

    When Jeff Bewkes woke up to news of AOL’s sale to Verizon on Tuesday, he felt vindicated. The Time Warner chief executive...

  7. May 12, 2015

    AOL Verizon looks a lot different than AOL Time Warner

    Another technology boom, another category-busting acquisition involving AOL. But in most other respects, the deal could...

  8. May 12, 2015

    Verizon / AOL: phone tag

    Verizon is shedding mobile phone subscribers. Will easy access to the Huffington Post change the minds of subscribers...

  9. May 12, 2015

    Q&A: How Verizon was attracted to AOL

    So Verizon has “got mail” with its planned acquisition of AOL, but isn’t that a bit last century? AOL is a very different...

  10. May 12, 2015

    Verizon bets on new era in $4.4bn AOL bid

    AOL-Verizon deal AOL, the internet pioneer whose ill-fated $350bn merger with Time Warner marked the height of dotcom...

  11. May 5, 2015

    Sprint loses lucrative mobile phone customers

    Sprint continued to lose the most lucrative mobile phone customers and burnt through cash in its latest quarter, as the...

  12. April 29, 2015

    T-Mobile in the pink as it hurts rivals

    It is two years since T-Mobile US, the smallest of the US’s four big wireless groups, declared it would become an...

  13. April 22, 2015

    Google enters US wireless service market

    Google made its entry into the mobile communications business on Wednesday with a limited test in the US of a service under...

  14. April 14, 2015

    Cyber criminals lead race to innovate

    Cyber criminals are advancing faster than companies can defend themselves, with denial of service attacks worsening, ransoms...

  15. April 6, 2015

    US broadband providers wake up to the need for speed

    Slow and expensive. For years, those two words have summed up the broadband internet experience in the US, despite the...

  16. March 22, 2015

    Chen banks on BlackBerry pivot into software to stop decline

    Every year the great and good of global telecoms descend on Barcelona for Mobile World Congress, the industry’s trade fair....

  17. March 2, 2015

    Fears of a spectrum shortage spark networks’ bidding frenzy

    When US telecoms groups spent $44.9bn snapping up airwaves in a record-breaking auction of government-owned spectrum last...

  18. February 26, 2015

    Watchdog heeds Obama on net neutrality

    The US has entered a new era of online regulation after rulemakers approved the biggest government intervention in the way...

  19. February 22, 2015

    US telecoms executives turn on Dish’s Charlie Ergen

    The US telecoms industry has rounded on Charlie Ergen after he emerged as one of the biggest bidders in a record-breaking...

  20. February 20, 2015

    Sim card maker’s shares hit by spy claims

    Shares in the world’s largest maker of mobile phone Sim cards fell by as much as 10 per cent on Friday after it was rocked...

  21. February 19, 2015

    T-Mobile outflanks US rivals in price war

    T-Mobile US underlined its status as the biggest winner in a mobile telecoms price war as it reported fourth-quarter results...

  22. February 17, 2015

    US wireless: After the spectrum rush

    The first thing people tell you about Charlie Ergen, the American satellite TV billionaire, is that he used to be a...

  23. February 5, 2015

    Sprint starts to stem loss of subscribers

    Sprint, the third-largest US wireless carrier, posted a quarterly loss of $2.4bn in the final three months of last year,...

  24. February 4, 2015

    US regulator’s plan to treat internet traffic as utility upsets providers

    The US is planning sweeping changes to the regulation of broadband by reclassifying it as a public utility and using new...

  25. January 30, 2015

    Dish spends $13.3bn in spectrum auction

    Charlie Ergen, the satellite TV billionaire, has bought $13.3bn of airwaves in a record-breaking auction of government-owned...

  26. January 29, 2015

    US spectrum auction raises record $44.9bn

    US wireless groups have snapped up $44.9bn of airwaves following a record-breaking auction of government-owned spectrum that...

  27. January 28, 2015

    AT&T losing war on mobile battleground

    AT&T lost more than 100,000 of its most lucrative mobile phone customers in the final three months of 2014, as the...

  28. January 22, 2015

    Verizon warns on Google mobile plans

    Google’s plan to sell mobile phone packages directly to consumers runs the risk of leaving millions with a substandard...

  29. January 21, 2015

    Amazon backs White House on net neutrality

    Republicans are stepping up their opposition to President Barack Obama’s plans to stop broadband companies from...

  30. January 8, 2015

    FCC chair seems to be siding with the president on net neutrality

    Is he thinking what Barack Obama is thinking? That was the question on everyone’s lips when Tom Wheeler, chairman of the US...

  31. January 7, 2015

    T-Mobile US comes out on top in bitter price war

    T-Mobile US, the smallest of the main US mobile phone networks, won a record number of customers in 2014, cementing its...

  32. December 10, 2014

    US wireless: tough call

    What is that warm, tingly feeling that Vittorio Colao feels when he wakes? What makes the challenges facing Vodafone’s chief...

  33. December 9, 2014

    US telecoms price war takes a toll on profits

    US mobile phone groups appear to be auditioning for the part of Santa Claus. A cut-throat price war started by Sprint, the...

  34. November 24, 2014

    Spectrum cost concerns hurt US telecoms

    Telecoms underperformed the S&P 500 on Monday, after higher than expected spectrum prices at the Federal Communications...

  35. November 24, 2014

    Wireless spectrum auction: carrier on

    T-Mobile and its boss John Legere have the snappy lines and pink T-shirts. AT&T and Verizon have the cash. The importance of...

  36. Lex Live

    November 20, 2014

    European Telecom M&A: a dissenting view

    There has been a range of reactions to our recent big read urging consolidation on the European telecoms carriers. By far...

  37. November 10, 2014

    Washington urges ban on internet ‘fast lanes’

    President Barack Obama has urged the US communications regulator to ban so-called internet “fast lanes” and reclassify...

  38. October 29, 2014

    The fiendish bond market needs a radical rethink

    Shares in Verizon rose. Or they fell. Whichever, the point is that it is easy to keep track. The US telecoms group has one...

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