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Verizon confirms $4.83 billion Yahoo purchase

Verizon confirms $4.83 billion Yahoo purchase

Total wireless net additions were 1.3 million. "It makes a little less sense now than it did two or three years ago" when Yahoo and AOL were stronger", said Gartner analyst Andrew Frank. That's in reference to Verizon's acquisition of AOL for $4.4 billion, which was announced in May 2015. Revenue fell 5.3% to $30.53 billion, just below analysts' estimates for $30.94 billion.



Conservatives, liberals and celebrities praise Michelle Obama's speech

Elizabeth Warren , a fierce Trump critic who has said she had Native American ancestors, "Pocahontas" and saying: "She's got a fresh mouth, other than that she's got nothing going for her". ET and - in a departure from the political attacks on display all day - making the case that, because of her character and temperament, Clinton is the role model she'd like her daughters to see in the Oval Office.


Tributes To Miss Cleo Range From Touching To Strangely Humorous

Tributes To Miss Cleo Range From Touching To Strangely Humorous

The Los Angeles-born Harris was a struggling actress when the Psychic Readers Network hired her in the late 1990s to play Miss Cleo . People reported that even though her infomercials were no longer televised, Harris still had callers a few years ago.


Samsung Galaxy S8 'Project Dream' rumoured to feature VR-ready 4K display

Samsung Galaxy S8 'Project Dream' rumoured to feature VR-ready 4K display

The original Galaxy Note, and even the Galaxy Note II that came a year later, were considered niche products for people that needed something more than the average smartphone . Of course, the Note 7 will launch in the USA and some Federal Communications Commission filings appear to show six models. We can expect a new Qualcomm Snapdragon processor , probably the Snapdragon 830 and also more RAM, we suspect that the device will come with 6GB of RAM .


Sorry, investors: Turns out Nintendo didn't make 'Pokemon Go'

Sorry, investors: Turns out Nintendo didn't make 'Pokemon Go'

Bloomberg , citing Macquarie Securities' analyst David Gibson, reported that Nintendo's effective economic stake in the mobile game is a mere 13 percent. The reason for the downfall is that the investors finally realized that Nintendo doesn't actually own the mobile phenomenon. Now what: That said, Nintendo did remind investors it will benefit from producing and distributing the Pokemon Go Plus peripheral device for use with the app.


Turkey investigating people who say coup attempt was hoax

Turkey investigating people who say coup attempt was hoax

Turkey declared a three-month state of emergency to restore security following the coup attempt. Turkey is disbanding its elite presidential guard unit following an attempted coup that left hundreds dead this month, the prime minister said.