Sprint and Alltel have announced a 10-year roaming service deal that will expand coverage areas and lower rates for some subscribers. The agreement is set to take effect in July and will cover
I had an interesting conversation with Bill Stone, COO of MVNO Amp'd Mobile, which targets the 18-to-35-year-old segment with edgy content, live extreme sports and concerts and full music
Verizon Wireless matched Cingular's 1.7 million subscriber additions in the first quarter on churn of 1.18 percent. Service revenues increased 16 percent to $7.6 billion, and like Cingular,
Motorola and Verizon will finally launch the Q at a May 22 press conference, according to Internet rumors. The Q was approved by the FCC last week. The Motorola Q was heralded as
Privately held Aloha Partners, which owns a huge chunk of 700 MHz spectrum, will be competing head-to-head with the likes of MediaFLO and Modeo in offering mobile TV services to carriers with a
RadioShack needs to stop the bleeding. The electronics retailer said its first-quarter profit dropped 85 percent on disappointing sales of cellular phones and a write-down of assets and inventory.
A new report from Pyramid Research argues that the pricing mobile operators are offering for music downloads is not sustainable, despite the fact that Sprint Nextel announced more than 1 million
Cingular Wireless added 1.7 million subscribers in the first quarter, making it a profitable company as it earned $354 million for the three months ending March 31, compared with a loss of $240
Motorola just can't seem to make investors happy. The vendor said first-quarter profits slipped despite the fact that the company shipped a record 46.1 million handsets, primarily Razr handsets.
J.D. Power and Associates said overall customer satisfaction with wireless operators increased 3 percent from 2005. The firm saw particular improvements in the areas where the industry has been