I haven't posted much on the technology sector of late because I have focused on the European crisis. But I have been following the news flow in tech and I wanted to show you that news flow and make some overarching comments about it.
What I am seeing is a second great wave of consolidation in the industry. And by that I mean that every large company is getting into the traditional space of every other large company. Let's go down a sample list of some of the changes that are afoot.
Google Fiber is setting the telecom space alight with its third gigabit fiber roll-out, this time into Provo, UT. The telecom companies, which are now integrated wired and wireless telecoms providers see this as a threat.
Dish Network is trying to buy Sprint Nextel in order to consolidate its presence as ...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.