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Rumor -- DirecTv to Acquire Echostar
Posted 24 July 2006 - 01:58 PM
You should see the below thread and as much as possible put any comments in that thread.
Fios TV subscriber on 3/8/10
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Posted 25 July 2006 - 06:39 AM
The combination of these 2 satcos should enable them to provide "IT" - no excuses.
Posted 25 July 2006 - 06:55 AM
Posted 25 July 2006 - 10:17 AM
I would only like to see this happen IF the consumer benefits by getting more channels and better technology for less money.
Sorry, that is not the big business way. IT is always less channels in less resolution for more money and yesterday's cutting edge technology.
Posted 26 July 2006 - 07:27 PM
What will happen within the first year of any such merger you will see up to 1/2 of the administrative support staff get laid off. They only need 1 IT department, only 1 Payroll & Accounting dept, etc. This is what the merger is about, laying people off and reducing operating costs.
Posted 27 July 2006 - 08:43 AM