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Exclusive: SoftBank eyes T-Mobile US as ‘Plan B'

(Reuters) - SoftBank Corp <9984.T> is in talks with Deutsche Telekom AG <DTEGn.DE> over a possible deal for T-Mobile US Inc <TMUS.N>, as the Japanese company looks for alternatives to enter the U.S. wireless market if its deal with Sprint Nextel Corp <S.N> falls apart, three Full story

Deutsche Telekom says U.S. listing helps it "attack" rivals: paper

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Telekom <DTEGn.DE> has given its U.S. operations more autonomy, positioning its business to compete better with bigger and smaller rivals, Chief Executive Rene Obermann told Germany's Welt am Sonntag newspaper. Full story

European telco revenues drop as price wars heat up

FRANKFURT/MADRID (Reuters) - Two of Europe's biggest telecom operators reported lower revenues on Wednesday, blaming the weak European economy and stiff regulation while seeing some bright spots in markets abroad. Full story

T-Mobile shares rise in NYSE debut

NEW YORK (Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc <TMUS.N> shares rose 6 percent in their debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, after the company was created by the merger of MetroPCS Communications and Deutsche Telekom AG's <DTEGn.DE> U.S. unit T-Mobile USA. Full story

Jawbone acquires BodyMedia for more than $100 million: source

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Jawbone acquired BodyMedia Inc, the maker of weight-monitoring arm bands, for more than $100 million, according to a person familiar with the matter. Full story

Deutsche Tel deal change paves way to cut U.S. exposure

FRANKFURT/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sweetening the terms of a U.S. merger not only improves Deutsche Telekom's chances of getting a deal done, but may also pave the way for what some investors and bankers think it really wants - to reduce its exposure to a highly competitive market. Full story

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