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Dish hints at possible wireless plans in AT&T/T-Mobile deal opposition

Dish Network is the latest company to oppose AT&T's (NYSE:T) proposed $39 billion purchase of T-Mobile USA, but in doing so it also revealed that the satellite TV company may have wireless plans

Dish gets final approval for $1.38B TerreStar auction purchase

Charlie Ergen's Dish Network received final approval from a bankruptcy court judge to purchase TerreStar Networks for $1.375 billion, despite objections raised by AT&T (NYSE:T). TerreStar

DOJ's antitrust chief Varney resigns, raising questions on AT&T/T-Mobile deal

Christine Varney, the Department of Justice's antitrust chief, will resign her post next month while the department is in the middle of its review of AT&T's (NYSE:T) proposed $39 billion purchase

Verizon Wireless to continue Unlimited Any Mobile in select markets

Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) confirmed it will continue to offer its Unlimited Any Mobile service in select markets. The carrier had planned to discontinue the offering at the end of June. Verizon's

Verizon hints at usage based billing for FiOS and DSL

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) has been the lone holdout in implementing usage based billing on their broadband services, but it appears that they haven't completely ruled them out. As revealed in a Broadband

CTIA, AT&T boost lobbying spending in Q1

The CTIA and AT&T (NYSE:T) increased the amount of money they each spent on lobbying the federal government in the first quarter, according to disclosures the organization and company made with

Entner on the FCC report: The numbers point to competition

The release of the 15th CMRS Report regarding the state of competition in the wireless industry turned the entire wirelessly focused crowd in Washington into something that can only be compared to

MVNO Simple Mobile gains steam, passes 1.5M activations

T-Mobile USA MVNO Simple Mobile is picking up steam in the market, and passed the 1.5 million activation mark earlier this month. However, it's unclear how AT&T's (NYSE:T) proposed $39 billion

Public interest groups press FCC to hold public hearings on AT&T/T-Mobile deal

A coalition of public interest groups opposed to AT&T's (NYSE:T) proposed $39 billion purchase of T-Mobile USA asked the FCC to hold a series of hearings across the country to "hear from the

Verizon, AT&T, others watch minutes of use decline while data revenues balloon

The FCC recently released its 15th annual report on the state of wireless competition. The agency did not take a definitive stance on the state of competition in the wireless industry, neither