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The data tsunami, and why Sprint increased its data charges

Wireless carriers are increasingly impacted by the continuing data tsunami. In order to stimulate demand and make it easy for consumers to dare to use this new medium called data flat rate

AT&T takes $2.7 billion charge in Q4 from pension accounting change

As AT&T (NYSE: T) gets ready to release Q4 2010 earnings in about two weeks, the service provider will have to take out about $2.7 billion, a factor it attributes to how it handles accounting for

AT&T takes MEF Ethernet service provider of year honor

AT&T's (NYSE: T) work as a domestic Ethernet provider has paid off as the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) has awarded the service provider its "Service Provider of the Year" award for 2010. The award

Verizon to rural operators: You'll have to go to Apple for iPhone

Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) said it remains committed to its promise to give smaller wireless carriers--those with 500,000 or fewer subscribers--access to its exclusive devices from all of its handset

AT&T CEO expects Verizon to grab share with iPhone

AT&T (NYSE:T) CEO Randall Stephenson said he expects Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) to grab market share now that it has broken AT&T Mobility's exclusive hold on Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iconic

Does Verizon's iPhone launch signal a victory for small operators?

Now that the worst-kept secret of 2010 is finally a reality--Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) will launch a CDMA version of the Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone Feb. 3--the question on my mind is: Which U.S.

Wireless struggles against FCC over possible 'bill shock' rules

The wireless industry pitted itself against a group of consumer-interest groups in comments over the FCC's investigation into "bill shock." Not surprisingly, wireless players generally argued against

AT&T looks beyond app store battles with HTML5

AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T) is working to foster the development of applications built on HTML5 technology, a move that essentially sidesteps the app store battle among Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Google (

AT&T previews Location Information Services solution

AT&T (NYSE:T) previewed its cloud-based Location Information Solution, promising developers and enterprise customers expanded access to domestic location awareness and tracking data. Scheduled to

AT&T's China customer base increased 50 percent in 2010

AT&T (NYSE: T) has found a goldmine in China's business market where in 2010 alone it saw its customer base rise about 50 percent. But Ma Bell is not resting on her laurels. Working with China's