John McCormick

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Forget The Gold iPhone, The Much Bigger Story Is That Apple Appears To Have Signed Up The Most Important Mobile Carrier In The World

Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has much bigger news for Apple.<p>In his latest report, Kuo says the next iPhone will be available on China Mobile, the world's biggest carrier, and the most important carrier in China.<p>The biggest problem has with its iPhone business is distribution. It stopped adding big new …

Verizon FiOS woos CBS staffers to drop Time Warner Cable

VerizonFiOS is throwing a bone toCBSemployees who can no longer watch the network in New York, Los Angeles and Dallas because of the broadcaster's fight withTime Warner Cable.<p>In a memo to staffers, CBS said Verizon FiOS is offering employees "exclusive discounts and special promotions." Verizon is …

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim's Plan To Expand His Telecom Empire Into Europe Runs Into Opposition

América Móvil’s offer to buy the remaining 70% stake of Dutch cell phone operator KPN for $9.6 billion (it already owns close to 30%) is being threatened by a powerful party. The KPN Foundation, an independent entity in the Netherlands that has the right to veto hostile takeovers, expressed concern …

Tories under fire for doubling spending on regional offices for travelling ministers

The Conservative government has doubled spending on regional offices that support travelling cabinet ministers, prompting accusations that service delivery to citizens is taking a back seat to public relations.<p>Newly released government documents show the number of "Ministers Regional Offices" has …

NASA satellite data reveals Russian meteor dust traveled across the world

Remember that giant meteor that exploded over the Russian city Chelyabinsk back in February? You may have forgotten all about it, but NASA hasn't. The agency today released a new animated video of data collected by its Suomi-NPP weather observation satellite, which reveals that after the meteor …

How the Dual Jet Stream Sparks This Weird Summer Weather

Ninety-degree temperatures in Alaska? Bizarre flooding in Europe? Blame the appearance of a double jet stream.<p><b>What's with the weird weather this month?</b> In case you missed it, McGrath, Alaska, hit 94 degrees on June 17, four degrees warmer than Miami, which sits 4200 miles closer to the equator. On …

For Verizon, Future Of Wireless May Overshadow Earnings Reaction

Verizon Communications is due to report second-quarter earnings after the bell Monday, and one analyst thinks the results may be secondary to any update on the company’s wireless joint venture.<p>Citi’s Michael Rollins writes in a note Monday that news about resolving the “sub-optimal ownership …