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News Scan: Google looks in rear-view mirror; Crafty cybercriminals favor social media now; more

Quick takes on mobile IT news for Wednesday, 12/18 including: Google's very own year-end review and general back patting, ReadWriteWeb's interview with Flurry CEO Simon Khalaf declaring mobile to be the ultimate, predictions for cybercriminal activity on social networks in 2014 and the new collaboration between Sprint and Dish concerning LTE offerings.

FCC okays Softbank-Sprint-Clearwire deals, rejects Dish's bid for new review

The Federal Communications Commission on Friday cleared both Softbank's acquisition of a 78 percent stake in Sprint for $21.6 billion and Sprint's purchase of the remaining shares of Clearwire for $5 per share, which would value the firm at $14 billion.

Spotlight: Could Dish be looking to buy T-Mobile?

Having lost out on its bid to acquire Sprint and/or Clearwire, Dish Network might be looking to buy T-Mobile, Bloomberg is reporting.