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Qualcomm eyes the future of wireless communication, Coinstar takes on Netflix, while FedEx, Bed Bath & Beyond, and FactSet are set to report earnings.
The Redbox venture is entering an already crowded space.
The company behind the ubiquitous DVD rental kiosks is launching a streaming-video service later this month -- a clear attempt to dig into its rival's market share.
Sprint and DirecTV line up as potential suitors for a bundled service that would take on Verizon and AT&T.
Google Fiber wins despite only serving two cities while DSL and wireless services get a scolding.
Why break the cable/satellite model? It's profitable for the content providers and, while there are disputes over fees, the carriers aren't such a competitive threat.
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