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Verizon’s Deal To Buy Spectrum From Cable Companies Could Mean Fewer Cable Options For Consumers

It seems like it's been oh, about eight months since Verizon Wireless announced its proposal to buy billions of dollars worth of wireless spectrum from cable companies who aren't using it anyway. At first glance, it seems like a not-horrible idea, as Verizon Wireless doesn't compete directly with the likes of Comcast and Time Warner [...]
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