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Let’s hope Comcast and Charter don’t make a wireless network

A report in the Wall Street Journal says that Charter and Comcast are teaming up to make some kind of play in the wireless market. Before you run for the hills screaming OH HELL NO, let’s take a minute to discuss all the reasons this isn’t going to work.

The report says that Comcast and Charter have formed some kind of uneasy partnership, in which both companies agree to not make any moves in the wireless space for the next year. It prevents either company from moving right now to acquire one of the existing wireless carriers like T-Mobile or Sprint, and potentially lays the groundwork for the two companies to work together to create their own wireless network.

It’s also a big hint that Comcast and Charter might make a joint bid to acquire one of T-Mobile or Sprint. Buying an existing wireless

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