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Verizon to pay $17M to resolve FCC, Justice E-Rate probes

Verizon has agreed to pay $17.7 million to resolve parallel FCC and Justice Department investigations into the company’s bidding on E-Rate subsidies. Andrew Burton/Getty Images Verizon has agreed to pay $17.7 million to resolve parallel FCC and Justice Department investigations into possible violations of competitive bidding rules for E-Rate subsidies, which help deliver broadband to […]

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Uber-Softbank deal ‘very likely’ to be finalized next week

Arianna Huffington discusses Softbank’s investment in Uber at the WSJD tech conference in Laguna Beach, California. WSJ SoftBank’s billion-dollar investment in Uber is expected to be finalized “very likely within the next week,” according to board member Arianna Huffington. Huffington made that prediction during an onstage interview Monday at the WSJD tech conference in Laguna […]