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Verizon buys out Vodafone's 45 percent interest in the company for $130 billion

Verizon buys out Vodafone's 45 percent interest in the company for $130 billion

Jerry Hildenbrand 47

UK company Vodafone has owned a big chunk (45 percent) of Verizon Wireless since 1999, but that is about to change Verizon has confirmed the rumor that they will be buying all of Vodafone's stake in the wireless division of their company in a $130 billion cash and stock deal that should close by Q1 2014. The deal was unanimously approved by the board of both companies, but still has to...

Vodafone UK changing pay-as-you-go price structure, will cost you more to talk

Vodafone UK changing pay-as-you-go price structure, will cost you more to talk

Richard Devine 8

UK carrier to start charging per minute rather than per second for voice calls on PAYG UK carrier Vodafone is set to change how they charge pay-as-you-go customers. Instead of charging per second as they currently do, they're going to charge per minute. So, even one second over a full minute will cost you for an entire minute extra, of which 59 seconds of it you're not even on the phone...