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January 8, 2013
09:06 EDTS, MSFTSprint announces availability of Microsoft smartphones in nationwide network
Sprint (S) joined with Microsoft (MSFT) to announce the upcoming availability of Windows Phone 8 smartphones on the Sprint nationwide network. Sprint will bring two initial handsets to customers by summer - one each from Samsung and HTC. Sprint is the only national carrier with Truly Unlimited 4G LTE data, text and calling to any mobile with no metering, no throttling, and no overages.
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July 14, 2014
18:00 EDTSSprint plans for lengthy review of T-Mobile deal, Bloomberg reports
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17:44 EDTSSprint said to plan for lengthy review of T-Mobile deal, Bloomberg says
Sprint and T-Mobile reportedly planning 18-month drop-dead period for the deal, and Sprint lenders are looking for higher fees to commit longer term. Sprint and T-Mobile also considering a JV to bid for wireless spectrum, Bloomberg added.
08:46 EDTMSFTItron selects Microsoft Azure as preferred cloud platform
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08:34 EDTMSFTPC market stability could be short-lived, Reuters says
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07:48 EDTMSFTQuantum computer company D-Wave may come public, FT says
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06:08 EDTMSFTMicrosoft confirms plans to discontinue MapPoint, Streets & Tips
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06:05 EDTMSFTMicrosoft to expand coverage of free Windows licensing, DigiTimes reports
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July 11, 2014
16:22 EDTSOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street were higher today, but were still lower for the week, as concerns in Europe have come back to the forefront of investors' minds. Today's modest bounce was not enough to make up for the declines seen in three of the other four sessions earlier in the week. ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., the June federal budget statement showed a surplus of $70.5B for the month, compared to analysts' forecast for a $79B surplus. COMPANY NEWS: Shares of Wells Fargo (WFC) slipped 32c, or 0.62%, to $51.49 after the largest mortgage lender in the U.S. posted earnings of $1.01 a share that matched analysts' consensus forecast. Wells did note that its credit performance continued to improve in Q2 and CEO John Stumpf said he is "optimistic about the future" for the bank... Lorillard (LO) advanced $2.92, or 4.63%, to $66.01, while Reynolds American fell 51c, or 0.82%, to $61.75, after the two cigarette makers confirmed that they are holding talks about a possible merger, as has been speculated by various media reports in recent weeks... In another update to an ongoing M&A story, Japan's Nikkei reported that Sprint's (S) corporate parent, Softbank (SFTBF), has reached an agreement to acquire T-Mobile (TMUS) from Deutsche Telecom (DTEGY), clearing the way for the long-speculated merger between the third and fourth largest wireless carriers in the U.S. Following the new story, Sprint shares finished the day up 30c, or 3.64%, to $8.55, while T-Mobile rose 62c, or 1.89%, to $33.50. MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was Ruckus Wireless (RKUS), which advanced 87c, or 7.9%, to $11.88 after the FCC announced that it would allocate new funds to subsidize the launch of WiFi networks in schools and libraries. Also higher was Amazon.com (AMZN), which climbed $18.28, or 5.57%, to $346.20 after consulting firm ChannelAdvisor (ECOM) reported that the company's same-store sales growth had accelerated significantly in June compared with May. Among the noteworthy losers was Rent-A-Center (RCII), which dropped $3.18, or 10.94%, to $25.88 after the company warned that its revenue and earnings for Q2 will not meet expectations. Also lower were shares of industrial and construction supply retailer Fastenal (FAST), which fell $2.00, or 4.16%, to $46.15 after its Q2 revenue missed analysts' consensus view and the company reported plans to close 45 stores. INDEXES: The Dow was up 28.74, or 0.17%, to 16,943.81, the Nasdaq was up 19.29, or 0.44%, to 4,415.49, and the S&P 500 was up 2.83, or 0.14%, to 1,967.51.
13:10 EDTSSprint, T-Mobile rally following merger report from Nikkei
13:09 EDTSSoftbank near deal to buy T-Mobile, merge with Sprint, Nikkei reports
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13:05 EDTSSoftbank near deal to buy T-Mobile, merge with Sprint, Nikkei reports
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11:57 EDTMSFTMicrosoft acquires InMage, terms not disclosed
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July 10, 2014
10:22 EDTMSFTMicrosoft CEO prepares reshaping plans
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06:29 EDTMSFTMicrosoft, Vitalwerks settle lawsuit, WSJ reports
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06:26 EDTMSFTTablet quarterly shipments fall for first time to 56M on year, DigiTimes says
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06:18 EDTMSFTIDC: PC shipments in mature regions stabilizes market in Q2, DigiTimes
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July 9, 2014
11:00 EDTMSFTWells says VMware growth could slow, downgrades shares
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08:31 EDTMSFTVMware CEO sees EMC helping it remain independent, WSJ reports
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06:36 EDTMSFTMicrosoft warns of support deadlines for Windows 7
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06:24 EDTMSFTGoogle Cloud Storage offering 2 TB of free storage through partner, WSJ reports
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