Deutsche Telekom Revises T-Mobile Deal To Please MetroPCS Shareholders Ahead of Vote

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MetroPCS shareholders were set to vote on the merger deal with Deutsche Telekom’s US subsidiary T-Mobile USA today, but early votes showing unfavorable results has made Deutsche Telekom reexamine the offer.  In fear of getting a no vote from shareholders, which would add to the companies previously failed attempts to …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Audi and T-Mobile Team Up To Bring Affordable Vehicle Data Plans Starting At $15/Month

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Over the years we have become more connected to the internet thanks to the always on smart phones that we carry around with us wherever we go.  More recently we have seen car manufacturers wanting a piece of the game with the hope to make your vehicle into the ultimate …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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T-Mobile & MetroPCS Merger Gets Full Regulatory Approval

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

On October 3rd of last year, Deutsche-Telekom announced their plan to have their American subsidiary, and fourth largest American cell carrier, T-Mobile USA merge with the fifth place US cell carrier MetroPCS.  Since the announcement, both companies have had to present their cases to various regulatory committees before anything could …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Deutsche Telekom Approves T-Mobile USA Merger With MetroPCS

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Back in May of this year, it was reported that Deutsche Telekom’s US subsidiary, T-Mobile USA, was in merger talks with MetroPCS.  It came as no surprise that T-Mobile was looking for a lifeline after the failed buyout attempt by AT&T last year, and after many buyout and merger rumors, …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Former CEO of T-Mobile USA, Philipp Humm, Announces His New Role At Vodafone

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On Wednesday it was announced that T-Mobile USA CEO Philipp Humm was leaving the company immediately after only 2 years, and while the initial excuse was that he wanted to spend more time with his family back in Europe, information leaked that he was leaving to join a Deutsche Telekom …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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T-Mobile USA CEO Resigns To Join Deutsche Telekom Competitor in Europe

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

It has only been 2 years since Philipp Humm became the CEO of Deutsche Telekom’s US subsidiary T-Mobile USA, but it was announced yesterday that he was leaving the company effective immediately.  In a statement released by Deutsche Telekom, it was stated that Humm was leaving to go back to …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Deutsche Telekom’s Latest Effort to Save T-Mobile USA May Be a Merger With MetroPCS

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Bloomberg News recently broke the story that Germany’s Deutsche Telekom is in talks to merge its struggling T-Mobile USA subsidiary with MetroPCS.  Ever since the failed acquisition by AT&T, many options have been put on the table as to how the company can be saved.  This latest leak suggests that …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Deutsche Telekom Eliminating 1,900 US Jobs in First Round of Cuts at T-Mobile

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

In the wake of its disastrous selloff fail with AT&T late last year, T-Mobile USA CEO Philipp Humm sent out a memo to all employees to inform them that 7 of their call centers would be closing and as a result 1,900 jobs would have to be cut.  These only appear …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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AT&T Pulls Out of T-Mobile Merger Plan

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

This afternoon AT&T officially announced that they are dropping their plan to merge with T-Mobile USA for $39 billion and has agreed to pay a breakup fee of $4 billion to the German parent company Deutsche Telekom.    AT&T has been pushing the merger for most of the year and …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Looking at the Possible AT&T / T-Mobile Merger

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

There has been a lot of talk going on about the recently filed lawsuit by the Department of Justice against the possible AT&T / T-Mobile USA merger.  T-Mobile USA is the American division of the Bonn, Germany based Deutsche Telekom.  The main concern being presented by the Department of Justice …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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