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What If AT&T’s T-Mobile Buyout Gets Shot Down by Regulators?

Filed under: Company News, Technology, Sprint Nextel Corp, Apple, AT&T, Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Stocks in the News The media is full of reports that U.S. regulators have begun to take a long, hard look at whether the AT&T (T) deal to buy T-…

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Google Reinvents YouTube Again with Premium Video Channels

YouTube owner Google is giving the video site a high-class makeover, launching up to 20 premium video channels in a bid to boost revenue. But can a site people think of as the home of laughing babies and funny pets become a dest…

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After Blockbuster Buyout, Will Dish Take on Netflix in Streaming Video War?

Most subscribers to Dish Network probably picked the satellite television provider based on its low cost. But now that Dish has purchased the library of one-time movie rental powerhouse Blockbuster, it’s poised to compete with t…

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What Will the Networks Show If There’s No Football?

As the NFL lockout continues, television networks — which spent billions of dollars to secure broadcasting rights to National Football League games — are scrambling to fill what could become a gaping hole in their programming …

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Facebook Could Be Writing a Script for Online Movie Consolidation

Warner Brothers’ The Dark Knight is the first flick to be offered directly via the social network. It’s a small test, but when Facebook enters a business, competitors get nervous: Here’s how this move could trigger a round of me…

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