News of Note—Verizon maintains lead in RootMetrics report; T-Mobile and Sprint to house third new call center in central California

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Here are some other stories we’re following today:

> Verizon’s network came out on top nationally for the 11th consecutive time in RootMetrics' latest report. Release

> T-Mobile and Sprint said the third of five new customer call centers, pending the close of their merger, will be housed in central California, creating about 1,000 jobs. Release

Mobile World Congress 2019

Attend the 2-Day Executive 5G Panel Series

FierceWireless is returning to Barcelona, Spain, during Mobile World Congress 2019 with a two-day Executive 5G Panel Series at the Fira Congress Hotel, conveniently located across the street from the MWC Convention Center. The panel events will take place on Feb. 25-26 and will cover 5G and The Fixed Wireless Access Opportunity, Taking 5G Indoors, and Making 5G Ubiquitous. Attendees will have the opportunity to network and hear from 5G leaders including Verizon, Vodafone, Orange, Sprint, NTT Docomo, Boingo Wireless, Qualcomm, and more over the course of two days.

Secure your spot at the event today! Now is your chance to join fellow industry professionals for networking and education. Registration information and the schedule can be found on the website here.

> Apple’s head of marketing for the iPhone has been named the company’s first executive in charge of marketing for augmented reality. Bloomberg article