Speech is our fastest natural means of communicating. Until we’re all chipped and can talk in wordless brainwaves like Professor X, voice is the human ceiling for external command and expression. With a new market emerging around advances...Show More Summary
Telecom provider Verizon Communications Inc. is reportedly exploring a tie-up with cable network Charter Communications Inc. in the latest move to consolidate telecom and media.
Verizon Communications is exploring a combination with Charter Communications that would unite two giants in search of growth in a rapidly consolidating media and telecom landscape.
Finally is shutting down its services by December 31 and You will get live CyanogenMod on as Lineage OS announced by Cyanogen officially. This is a regular and on-going consolidation of Cyanogen. CyanogenMod is a free to use, community built distribution of Android fork by Smartphone users in all over the world. Show More Summary
Coastal shipping provides benefit in the form of less environmental pollution due to lower per km consumption of fuel. However, unavailability of consolidated cargo, return cargo and general lack of awareness among shipper community make coastal shipping unviable.
(John Innes Centre) The European Research Council has awarded JIC Project Leader Dr. Christine Faulkner a Consolidator Grant to carry out research on cell communication in plant immunity.
For those of us in journalism, media, and political communication who’ve spent the last decade touting the democratic possibilities of digital technologies, 2016 has been a tough year. Critical of the dangers of the consolidation of media ownership, we’ve railed against the powerful, centralized gatekeepers of the past. Show More Summary
A day after announcing its planned acquisition of FairPoint, Consolidated Communications has made another inorganic move but in the opposite direction. They have entered into a definitive agreement to sell their Enterprise Services equipment and IT Services business to the systems integrator ePlus.... [visit site to read more]
Investors continue to speculate about the possibility that a big company, perhaps Disney, might try to buy Netflix. But Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos wouldn’t bite when he was asked at the UBS Media and Communications Conference...Show More Summary
The final months of this year have seen a flurry of infrastructure deals, and this week starts off with another. Consolidated Communications has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire FairPoint Communications in an all-stock deal worth about $1.5B.... [visit site to read more]
(Reuters) – Chipmaker Broadcom said it would buy Brocade Communications Systems for $5.5 billion, pushing deeper into the fast-growing market for network equipment used in data centers. The deal, the latest in a consolidating chip sector, will allow Broadcom to corner a larger share of the data center products market by using Brocade’s fiber channel […]
It is the latest deal in the rapidly consolidating semiconductor sector, where companies are seeking greater scale and a larger array of products.
Today’s mega-merger combines CenturyLink and Level 3 Communications, two major players, but surely not on most consumers’ radar screens. CenturyLink has acquired an impressive array of companies over the years including the AT&T spunoff Bell Operating Company, formerly known as US West and before that, Mountain Bell. Show More Summary
AT&T said it will acquire Time Warner for US$85.4 billion, reflecting a continuing trend for the consolidation of communications and media companies. The deal aims to combine content from Time Warner, which has a film studio and a vast...Show More Summary
In 1936, a tide of fascism was sweeping across Europe. Adolf Hitler had seized and consolidated power as führer of Nazi Germany, and was throwing his support behind Francisco Franco's Nationalists in the Spanish Civil War. The British...Show More Summary