Chris Nolter

Chris Nolter is a senior writer focusing on telecom, media and technology. Nolter's coverage ranges from profiles of key bankers and dealmakers to the inner workings of complex deals, and he is often the first in the industry to report on M&A activity and private equity. Prior to joining The Deal, Nolter published stories with FinanacialTimes.com, RollingStone.com, the New York Times Magazine and the Columbia Journalism Review. He also worked at the Museum of the Moving Image, where he edited the Moving Image Quarterly, the museum website and other publications, and he has produced live news broadcasts for CNN Financial Network.

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After PayPal Buys iZettle, Pay-Tech Firms Could Process These Deals

After PayPal Buys iZettle, Pay-Tech Firms Could Process These Deals

Companies such as Shopkeep, Bindo Labs and Adyen could attract interest as payments processors look to integrate new offerings.

Square Shares Shake Off Concerns About PayPal's Deal for iZettle

Square Shares Shake Off Concerns About PayPal's Deal for iZettle

While PayPal's acquisition of iZettle was not the best news for Square, it could have been worse.

PayPal Buys a Big Presence in Small Business Transactions With iZettle

PayPal Buys a Big Presence in Small Business Transactions With iZettle

The $2.2 billion deal will bring PayPal access to nearly half a million merchants in Europe and Latin America.

The Real Net Neutrality Showdown May Come at the Ballot Box, Not on Capitol Hill

The Real Net Neutrality Showdown May Come at the Ballot Box, Not on Capitol Hill

Democrats won a Senate vote that would reinstate net neutrality rules, but a victory in the House is less likely. Expect the battle over the Internet to be a rallying cry in the mid-term elections.

How Qualcomm's CEO Is Helping Steer the Shift to 5G

How Qualcomm's CEO Is Helping Steer the Shift to 5G

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf is trying to extend the chipmaker's success in the next generation of wireless technology.

AT&T's Bill From Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen: Costly Only in Terms of PR

AT&T's Bill From Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen: Costly Only in Terms of PR

Michael Cohen's advice did not help AT&T push its merger with Time Warner past the DOJ. The telecom has otherwise done well in Washington, however.

Comcast's Bill for Both Sky and Fox Would Be Huge

Comcast's Bill for Both Sky and Fox Would Be Huge

With the combined price of Sky and Fox potentially approaching $100 billion in cash, Jefferies suggests debate about Comcast's balance sheet is 'intensifying.'

A Combined T-Mobile-Sprint Might Have to Divest Some of Its Spectrum Trove

A Combined T-Mobile-Sprint Might Have to Divest Some of Its Spectrum Trove

If regulators approve T-Mobile's merger with Sprint, they will likely force the companies to give up some of their massive collection of wireless spectrum licenses. Prepaid brands Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile might also have to go on the block.

Comcast Is Lining Up Funds to Challenge Disney's Bid for Fox Assets - report

Comcast Is Lining Up Funds to Challenge Disney's Bid for Fox Assets - report

Shares of Fox jumped after hours following a report that Comcast might challenge Disney's bid.

Cisco Buys 'LinkedIn Killer' Accompany

Cisco Buys 'LinkedIn Killer' Accompany

Accompany CEO and Founder Amy Chang was previously Head of Product for Alphabet's Google Ads Measurement, and was a Cisco board member before stepping down Tuesday.