At&T Tci: Telecom Unbound

The merger could deliver on the promise of melding telephones, TVs, and computers

We've all seen it before--two powerful executives, presiding over a hastily convened news conference to announce their new world-shaping combination. They stand, gripping and grinning for the cameras, zipping off sound bites for the evening news, and predicting that their megamerger will be the combination of resources, talents, and technology that finally brings the future into the present.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.