T-Mobile taps iPhones as source of financing

That iPhone you purchased at T-Mobile is helping the company to sell debt that will generate cash streams for the company.

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Google is starting small, thinking big with ‘Project Fi’

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google wants the wireless services that connect mobile devices to digital content to be cheaper and more reliable. The reason has as much to do with the pursuit of profit as with trying to make smartphones more useful. More time spent using Google's dominant search engine or watching videos on...

AP source: Goldberg died after collapsing in gym

David Goldberg, the SurveyMonkey CEO who also was Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg's husband, was exercising at a gym in a Mexican resort when he collapsed before he died Friday, a person close to the family said. The person asked not to identified because they weren't authorized to speak publicly. Efforts to revive Goldberg, who was...

Cisco CEO Chambers to step down, Robbins named successor

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Veteran tech executive John Chambers plans to step down after more than 20 years as CEO of Cisco Systems Inc., a major supplier of computer networking gear that makes the Internet work. Cisco said its board has selected longtime company executive Chuck Robbins to succeed Chambers in July, bypassing some of...

Comcast now has more Internet than cable customers

NEW YORK (AP) — Just before its $45 billion deal with Time Warner Cable collapsed over regulators' fears about a giant cable company's control over the Web, Comcast was racking up more Internet customers. For the first time, the country's largest cable provider, which also owns NBCUniversal, has more Internet subscribers than cable subscribers, Comcast...

Amazon alums meld art and science of cooking

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