Microsoft's Surface Tablet: A $900M Do-Over?

Sept. 23 (Bloomberg) –- Microsoft unveils its new tablet today, the Surface 2. What happened to the Surface 1? Unfortunately for Microsoft, not much. In spite of a massive advertising campaign promoting the product, the Surface was a flop with consumers. Bloomberg offers a by-the-numbers look at the dismal sales failure of the original Surface. (Source: Bloomberg)

Is AT&T Mega-Deal a Match Made in Wall Street Heaven?
45:52 - AT&T Inc., the second-largest U.S. wireless provider, has agreed to acquire Time Warner Inc., owner of HBO and CNN, for $85.4 billion. Including the New York-based media company’s debt and cash, the purchase is valued at $108.7 billion, making it the biggest takeover announced in 2016. If the deal goes through, AT&T will own a prized cache of movies and TV shows it can deliver to millions of pay-TV homes, mobile phones and internet customers. Pelham Smithers Associates Managing Director discusses with Anna Edwards and Manus Cranny on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
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