Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) is testing a $50 prepaid monthly unlimited plan across the Southeast. Verizon spokeswoman Brenda Raney confirmed separate reports about the company's trial offering.
Harbinger Capital Partners (a Fierce 15 winner) awarded an eight-year, $7 billion contract to Nokia Siemens Networks to provide the network design and equipment for its wholesale LTE network, which
As the industry moves from 3G to 4G technologies, LTE is coming into its own. In the U.S., Verizon Wireless has already targeted at least 25 markets for coverage by the end of 2010. MetroPCS is also
MetroPCS (NYSE:PCS) is preparing to enter into the Android game with the launch of a smartphone made by Motorola (NYSE:MOT), according to leaked pictures and descriptions from the blog AndroidGuys.
Leap Wireless (NASDAQ:LEAP) and larger rival MetroPCS (NASDAQ:PCS) are at an impasse over a potential merger, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. The report, citing unnamed sources
SHANGHAI--ZTE remains undaunted by its larger global handset competitors, and a key executive said the Chinese handset and equipment vendor continues to believe it can become one of the world's top
MetroPCS (NASDAQ: PCS) CEO Roger Linquist said that there will likely be mergers in the crowded prepaid wireless market soon. Speaking at the Reuters Global Technology Summit, Linquist said ideally
Cox Communications shed some light on its wireless handset plans, noting it will launch smartphones running on Google's Android platform as well as BREW-capable phones as part of its device lineup.
With U.S. wireless penetration surpassing 91 percent, it's clear that wireless operators are going to have to become much more creative about attracting new customers. Although Verizon Wireless (
MetroPCS (NASDAQ: PCS) notched strong subscriber growth and better-than-expected revenue in its first quarter, offsetting a drop in profit. The flat-rate carrier said it remains on track to launch a