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Reports: Google, Comcast Want to Buy Part of AOL

Media reports on Thursday said Google Inc. and cable company Comcast Corp. want to buy a minority stake in America Online, which is owned by Time Warner Inc. Microsoft Corp. also reportedly is in talks to buy part of AOL. If Google and Comcast are successful, it would mean Comcast could offer AOL content to […]

MCI, Qwest Continue Talks

MCI Inc. is continuing merger discussions with Qwest Communications International Inc. Verizon Communications Inc., which entered a $6.75 billion agreement last month to acquire MCI, said it has agreed to allow MCI and Qwest to continue talks through March 28. Denver-based Qwest, a regional phone company in 14 states, has made an $8.45 billion bid […]

Today Marks Last Day for Talks Between MCI, Qwest

Today is the final day for MCI Inc. and Qwest Communications International Inc. to discuss Qwests revised $8 billion buyout bid. Qwest is hoping to outdo an offer from Verizon Communications Inc., and this week upped the ante to $8.45 billion. Verizon told MCI it would give the company a two-week window to talk with […]

MCI to Hold Talks with Qwest

Qwest Communications International Inc.s pleas for MCI to seriously consider its revised $8 billion takeover bid have apparently fallen on receptive ears. MCI Inc. said today it will talk with Qwest about the latest proposal, and that Verizon Communications Inc. the company first in line for the acquisition has given MCI a two-week window in […]

IPCC Talks VoIP in Two-Part Track

The International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC) is hosting two sessions today, The Next Generation of Interconnection and OSS for Next-Generation Networks. Michael Khalilian, chairman and president of IPCC, will host the first session. Michael Tribolet, executive vice president of operations for Vonage Holdings; Cathy Martine, senior vice president of Internet telephony for AT&T Corp.; and […]

All-You-Can-Eat Long Distance

Posted: 01/1999 All-You-Can-Eat Long Distance By Jennifer Knapp William Ervine, President of San Diego-based USA Talks.com, said it best after his company was nominated in November 1998 as a finalist for the "Most Innovative New Product" Award from Connect, the University of California, San Diego Program in Technology and Entrepreneurship: "We are confident our long […]

All-You-Can-Eat Long Distance

Posted: 12/1998 All-You-Can-Eat Long Distance By Jennifer Knapp William Ervine, President of San Diego-based USA Talks.com, said it best after his company was nominated in November 1998 as a finalist for the "Most Innovative New Product" Award from Connect, the University of California, San Diego Program in Technology and Entrepreneurship: "We are confident our long […]

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