Sprint and T-Mobile Merger Still Not Official

Hold your horses, folks. Although recent reports have hinted that a Sprint and T-Mobile merger is gaining steam, there's actually little to support that.
Masayoshi Son

Sprint and T-Mobile Merger: Son on the Offensive Again

Despite concerns over regulatory hurdles, SoftBank chief executive and Sprint chairman Masayoshi Son reiterated the need for a merger with T-Mobile and praised the fellow carrier at Recode's Code Conference in California Wednesday.
T-Mobile John Legere

T-Mobile's Successful First Quarter Could Affect Merger with Sprint

Looks like T-Mobile's goal to shake up the wireless industry is paying off. The carrier reported an incredibly successful first quarter, adding more subscribers than any other U.S. wireless service provider and overtaking Sprint as the No. 3 smartphone buyer.

AT&T and DirecTV Deal Changes 2015's Spectrum Auction Landscape

AT&T announced Sunday that it intends to pay nearly $50 billion for DirecTV in a move that alters the landscape for the 2015 FCC spectrum auction.
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HTC One M7, M8 Get Updates From T-Mobile: Sense 6 and Extreme Power Saving Mode Added

On Friday, wireless carrier T-Mobile reportedly made some software improvements to the HTC One - both (M7) and (M8).
Javier Palomarez, President and CEO of USHCC US hispanic Chamber of Commerce

FCC Spectrum Auction Impact on Hispanic-Owned Businesses: Congested Airwaves May Hinder Latino Firms

Texas has become a breeding ground for Hispanic-owned businesses and entrepreneurs, but wireless technologies appear to be a problem in targeting audiences and markets.
Cell Tower

FCC Says 2015 Spectrum Auction Isn't Just for the Big Guys

The FCC may be on the front pages for its take on net neutrality but agency regulators quietly voted in a rule Thursday for the 2015 spectrum auction that has major telecom companies AT&T and Verizon steamed. Why? They won't be able to buy as much spectrum as they'd probably like.
Univision Mobile

T-Mobile and Univision Team Up for Latino-Based Wireless Service Plan

It's a well-known fact that Latinos are some of the foremost consumers of mobile technology and T-Mobile aims to please with the announcement of a new wireless service with Univision called Univision Mobile.
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler

2015 FCC Spectrum Auction Reserve Rules Ruffle AT&T, Verizon's Feathers

A proposed rule that would reserve certain amounts of low frequency spectrums for smaller carriers at the 2015 FCC spectrum auction continues to come under fire from carriers AT&T and Verizon. Sprint and T-Mobile, they say, have chosen to dig themselves into their current holes and shouldn't get crutches.
Verizon Wireless

Smartphone Sales in 1Q 2014: Verizon Narrowly Tops AT&T in Smartphone Gains with 3 Percent Difference

Smartphone usage in the United States has increased during the latest quarter, according to a consumer knowledge and insights network.

Sprint and T-Mobile Merger: Could Dish Network Swoop In?

T-Mobile seems to be the hottest neighbor on the block. Satellite TV provider Dish Network could step in to buy out the nation's fourth-largest wireless carrier if Sprint's plans to acquire the company don't go through.

T-Mobile Tops Verizon Wireless, AT&T, Sprint in Postpaid Subscribers Additions in 1Q of 2014

Verizon Communications posted its first quarter results for 2014, and the telecommunications company encountered its first loss in 15 quarters.
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Sprint and T-Mobile Merger: Bid in June or July Possible

Despite resistance from the U.S. government, Sprint could finally make an offer for U.S. wireless carrier T-Mobile within a couple months, according to a new Bloomberg report.
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler

AT&T Retracts Pulling Out of 2015 FCC Spectrum Auction

AT&T has stated that it will be a willing participant in next year's FCC spectrum auction after initially balking at proposed rules that would reserve certain airwaves for smaller buyers.
Masayoshi Son

Sprint and T-Mobile Merger Could Shake Up the 2015 FCC Spectrum Auction

A merger between Sprint and T-Mobile could set off a chain of events that change the rules for the 2015 FCC spectrum auction, according to recent reports.

Interview: T-Mobile Dropping Overages Great for Latinos, VP Torres Says

T-Mobile ended domestic overage charges for customers last Monday and sparked a new wave of unrest among U.S. wireless carriers by asking others to follow suit. T-Mobile Vice President and General Manager for the Southeast Region Gabriel Torres spoke to Latin Post earlier this week and stressed how important the announcement is for consumers in general, and even more so for Latinos.
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