By Todd Shields and Chris Strohm | 04/24/14 12:42 PM
A U.S. regulatory proposal that would let Internet-service providers charge companies for content distribution has set off a firestorm of opposition, with consumer advocates saying it may doom the open Internet. Internet-service providers such as AT&T Inc. would be able to negotiate...
04/24/14 12:35 PM
Treasuries were little changed after the U.S. sale of $29 billion in seven-year notes attracted higher-than-average demand. The bid-to-cover ratio, which gauges demand by comparing total bids with the amount of securities offered, was 2.60, compared with an average of 2.55 for the previous 10...
By Bloomberg News | 04/21/14 05:59 PM
AT&T plans to extend its fastest fiber-optic Internet service to 21 major cities, further ramping up competition with Google and cable providers. The largest U.S. phone company said in a statement Monday that it plans to expand its GigaPower fiber-optic service to as many as 100 cities and...
By Bloomberg News | 04/16/14 12:47 PM
Weibo's done half the job that Twitter has in turning its microblogging users into earnings. That may explain why the Chinese company is seeking as little as half the valuation in its initial public offering.
By Bloomberg News | 04/16/14 10:53 AM
Oilfields are spinning off thousands of tons of low-level radioactive trash as the U.S. drilling boom leads to a surge in illegal dumping and states debate how much landfills can safely take. State regulators are caught between environmental and public health groups demanding more regulation...
By Bloomberg News | 04/16/14 10:00 AM
Brent crude climbed above $110 a barrel for the first time in six weeks on signs that the crisis in Ukraine is escalating. West Texas Intermediate gained before the release of weekly U.S. government inventory data.
By Bloomberg News | 04/16/14 09:48 AM
Cascade Investment LLC, which invests for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, should be treated as the owner, not a secured lender, of bankrupt Optim Energy LLC, according to the energy company’s largest unsecured creditor.
By Bloomberg News | 04/16/14 09:31 AM
AT&T, the largest U.S. phone company, said it reached a deal with a global automaker to add to its ranks of customers looking to bring connectivity to cars.
By Bloomberg News | 04/16/14 09:30 AM
Intel Corp.’s main personal-computer processor business is showing signs of improvement after a record industry slump, yet the company’s push to get into faster-growing mobile-phone chips has gone backward.
By Bloomberg News | 04/11/14 03:26 PM
The U.S. National Security Agency knew for at least two years about a flaw in the way that many websites send sensitive information, now dubbed the Heartbleed bug, and regularly used it to gather critical intelligence, two people familiar with the matter said.
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