Netflix Inc. has agreed to pay for more-direct access to Comcast Corp.’s broadband network to improve speed and reliability for its video-streaming customers, according to three people familiar with the matter.
AT&T Inc. remains interested in a potential acquisition of Vodafone Group Plc even after giving up the option to bid for the U.K. carrier for six months, according to people familiar with the situation.
T-Mobile US Inc. Chief Executive Officer John Legere, who casts himself as a renegade of the wireless industry, said a Sprint Corp. deal may help the company challenge the “duopoly” of Verizon Wireless and AT&T Inc.
Verizon Communications Inc., publishing its first annual report on law-enforcement requests for customer information, said inquiries from U.S. federal, state and local authorities topped 320,000 last year.
AT&T Inc. Chief Executive Officer Randall Stephenson took advantage of the World Economic Forum this week to discuss potential European acquisitions with the region’s top telecommunications official, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.
T-Mobile US Inc. Chief Executive Officer John Legere, a self-styled rebel of the wireless industry who was thrown out of an AT&T Inc. party this week, took the stage yesterday to back up his bluster with results.