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Merger Deal Worth $67B Confirmed By AT&T And DIRECTV
2014-05-19 07:26:58

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Nearly three weeks after reports first surfaced that telephony-giant AT&T was mulling over the idea of acquiring satellite television company DIRECTV, the two companies announced in a joint statement on Sunday that they have entered into a “definitive agreement.” Under the agreement, AT&T will acquire DIRECTV in a stock-and-cash transaction at $95 per share based on AT&T’s closing price Friday. The total...

AT&T Must Pay For Their Sins
2012-11-07 11:59:16

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In the early days of cellular data, pre-iPhone, it´s likely most people, carriers included, thought the idea of consuming data on a cell phone would never catch on. Carriers were still charging a small premium for the privilege, of course, but had no problems bringing in these customers with an unlimited data plan. We all know what happened next: Customers began to demand more data, sending carriers to back pedal on their...

2009-01-12 15:30:00

WARSAW, Ind., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZMH; SWX: ZMH) announced today that Betsy J. Bernard, a retired AT&T Corporation executive, has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Ms. Bernard currently also serves on the boards of three other publicly traded companies. "Betsy Bernard established an excellent record over 30 years of leading large, consumer-facing organizations in competitive, highly regulated markets," said John L. McGoldrick,...

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