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BBC to cut over 1,000 jobs as Britons trade TVs for tablets

Published 02/07/2015

LONDON The British Broadcasting Corporation will cut more than 1,000 jobs to cover a 150-million-pound gap in license fee income next financial year as millions [more…]

Sony to raise up to $3.6 billion to boost sensor production

Published 30/06/2015

TOKYO Sony Corp said it plans to raise up to 440 billion yen ($3.6 billion) by issuing new shares and convertible bonds to invest in [more…]

EU in preliminary deal to scrap mobile roaming fees by mid-2017

Published 30/06/2015

BRUSSELS The European Union reached a preliminary deal on Tuesday to scrap mobile roaming charges across the 28-country bloc by June 2017 as part of [more…]

AT&T, DirecTv extend ‘termination date’ for second time

Published 29/06/2015

AT&T Inc (T.N), the No. 2 U.S. telecom company, said it has extended the "termination date" of the merger agreement with satellite TV provider DirecTV [more…]

Charter lists consumer benefits to win merger approval

Published 26/06/2015

Charter Communications Inc (CHTR.O) formally argued for regulatory approval for its Time Warner Cable Inc (TWC.N) and Bright House Networks deals, saying consumers would benefit [more…]

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Published 01/05/2014

A Cisco office is pictured in San Diego, California November 12, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Cisco's corporate venture-capital arm said it would deploy $150 million to start-up companies over the next two to three years, accelerating its investments into areas such as Internet-enabled communication between objects.

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Published 16/04/2014

Major technology companies like Google and BlackBerry provide mentoring services to companies within Communitech in Kitchener's historic Tannery District in Kitchener, Ontario, March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Euan Rocha

The troubles at BlackBerry Ltd, which fired more than half its staff and lost more than 90 percent of its market value as consumers shunned its smart phones, might have spelled disaster for the company's hometown of Waterloo, Ontario. Instead, there are hot sports cars in the streets and new companies filling the refurbished office buildings.

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BlackBerry`s meltdown sparks start-up boom in Canada`s Silicon Valley

BlackBerry`s meltdown sparks start-up boom in Canada`s Silicon Valley

Published 16/04/2014

Major technology companies like Google and BlackBerry provide mentoring services to companies within Communitech in Kitchener's historic Tannery District in Kitchener, Ontario, March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Euan Rocha

The troubles at BlackBerry Ltd, which fired more than half its staff and lost more than 90 percent of its market value as consumers shunned its smart phones, might have spelled disaster for the company's hometown of Waterloo, Ontario. Instead, there are hot sports cars in the streets and new companies filling the refurbished office buildings.

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