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Carrier/Dealer relationship still fundamentally flawed?

According to a report in RCR News, Verizon Wireless won an initial injunction against reseller CellTex Cellular, also known as Bee Cellular, which the carrier claims reneged on its

Editor's Corner

An MVNO by any other name... The And Finally... item in yesterday's newsletter garnered quite a response. It read: "Your daily dose of wireless trivia: What

Editor's Corner

Termination Fees--Poor Policy Or Business Necessity? At last week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, FCC Chairman Kevin Martin reiterated the possibility that the FCC would

And Verizon makes three: SMS rate hiked

Following similar announcements from both Sprint and Cingular Wireless, Verizon Wireless has raised the price of sending text messages from 10 cents to 15 cents. The fee applies to incoming and

FCC: ETF regulation decision this year

FCC Chairman Kevin Martin touched on a wide array of telecommunications topics during his talk at

FCC denies E911 extensions

The FCC has denied all requests for extensions to a federal mandate for E911 services, which allow emergency call centers to locate wireless callers. The mandate called for 95 percent of a

Editor's Corner

Verizon Wireless finally announced its long-awaited plans for Qualcomm's MediaFLO service, saying it will

Metric: 79% of U.S. annoyed by idea of mobile ads

The very idea of it annoys them: According to a recent Forrester Research report, 79 percent of U.S. consumers are annoyed at the idea of mobile marketing. Honestly, the phrasing of this

Broadcast quality TV will make its debut

Talk about another over-hyped service. Broadcast quality mobile TV has been touted as the savior in 2007. It is predicted to be the catalyst for growth of mobile handsets, customer growth and

Cingular to increase SMS rate, too

Cingular Wireless is set to increase its fee for text messages from 10 cents to 15 cents,