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Google ends Apple’s 5-year reign as world’s most valuable brand

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Google has dethroned Apple to become the world’s most valuable brand, ending the iPhone maker’s five-year reign at the top. According to Brand Finance’s Global 500 2017 report, Google’s brand value surged as much as 24 percent last year to $109.4 billion. Cupertino-based Apple...

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AT&T in advanced talks to buy Time Warner

Telecom giant AT&T is in advance stage to acquire Time Warner in an estimated USD 80 billion deal, according to a media report which said the agreement could result in creation of a new conglomerate in the field of media and Internet. The Wall Street Journal said the deal could happen as early a...

22 October, 2016 | More »

AT&T Drops $39B Bid To Buy T-Mobile USA

AT&T has dropped its controversial $39 billion bid for Deutsche Telekom’s wireless U.S. unit, bowing to regulatory opposition over the deal that would have made it the largest cellphone operator in the country. AT&T had said it urgently needed to buy T-Mobile USA to help overcome a s...

20 December, 2011 | More »

AT&T Braces For T-Mobile Deal Collapse

AT&T said it would take a $4 billion charge in case its takeover of T-Mobile USA fails, a tacit recognition of the dwindling chances that the deal will get through US regulators who say it would destroy jobs and curb competition. The US telecommunications group and T-Mobile owner Deutsche Teleko...

25 November, 2011 | More »

Telco Consolidation In The US: AT&T Buys T-Mobile For $39B

AT&T plans to pay $39 billion to buy Deutsche Telekom AG’s T-Mobile USA in a deal that is expected to attract intense regulatory scrutiny as it creates a new U.S. mobile market leader. AT&T, the No. 2 U.S. mobile service, is looking to bolster its constrained network against a near i...

21 March, 2011 | More »