News of Note—Netflix’s cell towers, Shentel’s small cells, Cricket’s promotion and more

news of note

Here are the stories we’re following this morning:

> According to an FCC commissioner, Shentel said regulatory costs to put up a single cell tower now total $45,000 to $90,000, and regulatory delays now stretch from 18 to 24 months. Post

> T-Mobile tweaked its Jump On Demand pricing for the Samsung Galaxy S9. TmoNews article

> Netflix operates six cell towers near its headquarters to test its services on mobile devices. Variety article

> AT&T’s Cricket prepaid brand announced a new promotion that drops the price of some smartphones to $19. Phone Scoop article

> Verizon and partner American Aerospace Technologies showed off how drones could bring services to areas affected by storms. SNJ article