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  • The AT&T/T-Mobile Merger Is Dead

    The AT&T/T-Mobile Merger Is Dead

    We heard earlier today that AT&T and T-Mobile couldn’t find buyers for assets that could help make their merger a reality, but now there’s no need to worry about it: AT&T has just announced that the deal is officially dead. In a recent release (reproduced in full after the jump), AT&T points at the FCC and the U.S. Department of Justice, and states that the actions of… Read More

  • AT&T, T-Mobile Ask To Postpone Court Proceedings To “Evaluate Options” (Update)

    AT&T, T-Mobile Ask To Postpone Court Proceedings To “Evaluate Options” (Update)

    And the curve balls keep coming. On Friday the Department of Justice announced its intentions to postpone its antitrust suit with AT&T and T-Mobile, as the deal they were investigating had been summarily yanked off of the table just a couple weeks earlier. Now AT&T has responded, asking for its own winter recess to “evaluate all options.” Read More

  • AT&T On The FCC Staff Report: Nuh-Uh!

    AT&T On The FCC Staff Report: Nuh-Uh!

    So remember that staff report the FCC released a few days ago? It was basically a novella-length rant on how horrible the AT&T/T-Mobile merger would be, and how many of AT&T’s arguments were flawed. Releasing the document in the first place was a bit unorthodox, as AT&T had withdrawn its application before the FCC had opened the report up to the public. The FCC offered… Read More