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Report: Verizon preps Motorola Droid Turbo for Oct. 28 launch

Verizon Wireless is still in love with "Droid." The carrier sent out invitations for a media event Oct. 28, where it is expected to launch a new Droid-branded Android smartphone from Motorola Mobility, rumored to be called the Droid Turbo.

Report: Google partnering with Motorola for 5.9-inch Nexus 6 phablet

Google will release a 5.9-inch phablet later this month designed by Motorola Mobility as its latest Nexus smartphone, according to a  Wall Street Journal  report.

Report: Apple to delay production of 12.9-inch iPad to meet iPhone demand

Apple has pushed the start of production for a larger iPad tablet with a 12.9-inch screen to early next year so that its suppliers can keep up with demand for Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus phablet, according to a  Wall Street Journal  article. Meanwhile, Apple sent out invitations to a media event on Oct 16, where the company is widely expected to unveil updated versions of its iPads alongside new desktop and laptop computers.

T-Mobile's Legere dismisses flood of M&A rumors as 'craziness'

T-Mobile US CEO John Legere dismissed all of the rumors surrounding the carrier's potential M&A activity as "craziness" and said T-Mobile would continue to try to grow organically.

Report: Iliad prepares to bid for a larger stake in T-Mobile

French mobile and Internet company Iliad intends to bid for a larger stake in T-Mobile US, as Iliad nears a self-imposed deadline to improve an offer for the carrier, according to a Bloomberg report.

Report: Amazon doubling down on hardware with investments in Lab126 hardware division

According to a new report from  Reuters, Amazon  plans to increase its investment in the development of new gadgets, and is focusing on devices such as wearables and one-button ordering machines.

Rumor Mill: Apple may drop Beats Music brand for streaming service

Apple may change the Beats Music streaming music service it acquired along with Beats Electronics in May for $3 billion, and may drop the Beats brand for the fledgling music service, according to a  Re/code  report.

Report: Iliad sets deadline of mid-October to make improved T-Mobile bid

French mobile and Internet firm Iliad has set a deadline of mid-October to either make an improved offer to take control of T-Mobile US or abandon its pursuit, according to a  Reuters  report.

Analysts: T-Mobile wants a partner with U.S. spectrum, customers

T-Mobile US would strike an M&A deal with another company only if they had U.S. spectrum, a U.S. customer base and offered "favorable financial terms," according to financial analysts.

FreedomPop confirms M&A talks with second telecom company

LAS VEGAS--Sprint MVNO FreedomPop has been in formal M&A discussions with a publicly traded telecommunications company that is not a Tier 1 U.S. carrier, according to FreedomPop CEO Stephen Stokols. That offer is in addition to ongoing discussions on a deal with a major U.S. carrier, he confirmed.