Google, Dish Network explore wireless broadband options

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Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) and Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) are holding exploratory talks involving teaming up on a wireless broadband service, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. Dish has been seeking FCC approval to launch a broadband video, voice and data service using spectrum that the company acquired from TerreStar and DBSD North America. It also recently struck a deal to acquire MVDDS licenses in dozens of markets from Cablevision (NYSE: CVC). FierceWireless takes a closer look at the report. Read more