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  • Rumors confirmed: AT&T plans to buy DirecTV

    AT&T plans to acquire DirecTV for about US$50 billion, it announced Sunday, laying to rest days of reports based on anonymous sources that such a deal was in the offing.

  • AT&T may buy DirecTV for $50B

    AT&T is in advanced talks to acquire DirecTV for about $50 billion, according to published reports.

  • Report: AT&T is looking to acquire DirecTV

    AT&T has approached satellite provider DirecTV about a possible acquisition, in a bid to more closely integrate TV and broadband services, according to the Wall Street Journal.

  • Big data funding spree continues

    Venture capital firms continue to funnel big sums of money to big data startups. Hadoop player Cloudera announced $160 million in new financing, and analytics startup Platfora raised $38 million.

  • Netflix dominates video streaming: there will be blood

    No wonder everybody's gunning for Netflix. The video-streaming service is more popular than many of us imagined. A new study by market research firm The NPD Group shows that Netflix's share of streamed or downloaded digital movies was a competition-crushing 61 percent between January and February 2011.

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