Telecoms

T-Mobile's Earnings Report Had Some Good News For Verizon Investors -- The Motley Fool

Verizon's unlimited plan is keeping subscribers from switching to T-Mobile.<p>The second quarter was <b>Verizon</b>'s (NYSE:VZ) first full quarter following the …

Telecommunications

Verizon's Unlimited plan: Everything you need to know

A complete breakdown of Verizon's Unlimited plan and everything else you can get when you sign up for service.<p>In the United States, there are a lot …

Telecommunications

Sky Sports for £8.50 a month - new TalkTalk deal rated, how much could it save you and what's the catch?

TalkTalk has launched its 'best ever' Sky Sports deal ahead of the new football season.<p>The telecoms provider is offering their Fast Broadband package …

Telecommunications

Reliance Jio seeks to shake up telecom market further with virtually free phone

<b>Mumbai:</b> Reliance Industries Ltd chairman Mukesh Ambani on Friday announced the launch of a new phone with which the company’s telecom unit hopes to …

India

Verizon accused of throttling Netflix and YouTube, admits to “video optimization” | Ars Technica

Verizon claims mobile video experience not affected; some customers disagree.<p>Verizon Wireless customers this week noticed that Netflix's speed test …

Internet

Sprint is trolling Verizon with a fake store where you can’t actually buy things

Sprint is pushing a PR stunt today in which it <b>opened a pop-up shop called "Twice the Price" in Queens</b>. The hook is that the mock store is right next to a Verizon store and even uses a similar red-and-white color scheme. According to Sprint, the store is only open today and it's just for browsing, …

Verizon

Vodafone vaults ahead with strong broadband and mobile revenues

Vodafone continues to grow its fixed, broadband and mobile base in Ireland.<p>Vodafone Ireland has reported an increase in total service revenues to …

Telecommunications

What's the cheapest way to get Sky Sport TV? It may save you a bit of cash

If you want to watch the Premier League and Football League there are a variety of ways to sign up - we take a look at your options

Soccer

T-Mobile 2Q17 earnings drop forecast for year | Pocketnow

The magenta gravy train that is T-Mobile continues its bullet-speed long-haul on the tracks with the net addition of 1.3 million customers in its …

Markets

What Is US Mobile, and Is It Worth It?

Let other wireless carriers push unlimited plans at cellphone users. US Mobile wants to make a name for itself with talk, text and data packages that …

Phones

The Long Case For LiLAC

LiLAC possesses the dominant fixed broadband network in the vast majority of their markets.<p>Significantly undervalued relative to peers and poised to …

Stocks

Other winners at the 600MHz auction get their pieces | Pocketnow

T-Mobile came out of the 600MHz auction as the biggest winner by its count, but the FCC is now awarding other bidders their share of hard-fought …

Telecommunications

Optus reveals $1 billion plan to boost mobile coverage in regional Australia

Optus is spending $1 billion building 500 new mobile base stations around regional Australia to compete better against Telstra and Vodafone.<p>The money …

Developers choice of broadband partner gets crucial

The fraught business of choosing a broadband carrier to wire up a new property development is poised to intensify even as NBN Co covers half of …

Broadband

Sprint mocks Verizon for being 'twice the price'

Commentary: In a new campaign, Sprint insists Verizon just gets you hooked on expensive stuff. And it pitches an anti-discount store to drive the point home.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Verizon has often enjoyed posing on a lofty perch.<p>…

Telecommunications

T-Mobile says Verizon and AT&T's unlimited data plans are killing their network speeds

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Verizon's and AT&T’s reactive moves to expand unlimited data plans may be stifling their network speeds, according to T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray.<p>A nosedive in megabits …

Telecommunications

'GST Rollout Has Made Keeping Close Tab On Mobile Spends Important'

With the GST rollout, the tax incidence on telecom services has increased from 15 to 18 per cent. This has led to an increase in popularity of …

Telecommunications

Telecoms: Where did the love go?

After the rise came the fall.<p>Telecoms went from being one of the biggest gainers on the S&P 500 last year — fuelled in part by hopes that the new …

S&P 500

Big three locked in race for high-speed market

Editor's note:In the run-up to the 19th CPC National Congress, China Daily is reporting on a number of key projects of national importance that will …

Telecommunications

The mobile broadband SA is missing out on

<b>The allocation of large</b> swathes of additional radio frequency spectrum to operators is key to unlocking next-generation speeds in mobile broadband to …

Telecommunications

T-Mobile beats Wall Street views as it gains new customers

BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) — T-Mobile, the country's No. 3 wireless carrier, on Wednesday said it continued to add new customers during the second quarter in a competitive wireless market.<p>The company won new customers even as rivals AT&T and Verizon are now also selling unlimited data plans, which many …

Markets

Can't say superfast: ACCC tells misleading telcos to lawyer up | ZDNet

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission chairman Rod Sims has said he expects to be taking telcos to court over misleading claims on broadband …

Telecommunications

The $20 phone that could get SA operators salivating

A 4G ‘feature phone’ built using Qualcomm’s 205 chipset<p><b>Qualcomm has built a</b> sub-$20 4G/LTE “reference design” phone that it hopes third-party …

Mobile Technology

T-Mobile shakes off rival unlimited plans as growth soars

The company added 1.3 million net new total customers as the Un-carrier momentum rolls on.<p>You can't get enough of T-Mobile.<p>The nation's third-largest wireless carrier said it added 1.3 million net new customers in the second quarter, helped largely by the 786,000 new phone customers on a post-paid …

T-Mobile

Telus the latest win in Nuage’s SD-WAN surge

Telus has been named as the latest Nuage Networks<p>victimclient win, as the SD-WAN craze continues to grow across the world.<p>It’s a technology which …

Cisco Systems

T-Mobile quarterly results top estimates as subscribers grow

REUTERS: T-Mobile US Inc on Wednesday posted quarterly results that topped analysts' estimates as the No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier gained more phone …

Telecommunications

Microsoft bids to close the rural digital divide

While the Federal Communications Commission opened up unlicensed, low-frequency bands in the radio-frequency spectrum for public use in 2010, efforts …

Government Technology

Dual SIM 4G smartphones have network speed issues: IT minister

<b>New Delhi:</b> 4G smartphones with dual SIM slots have issues related to Internet speed and handset makers have been asked to improve technology to check …

Telecommunications

Ask Vodafone: Mobile network’s first Amazon Alexa voice skill is revealed | Trusted Reviews

<b>Vodafone is launching its very own “skill” for Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant to improve customer service.</b><p>The voice-controlled Amazon Alexa digital …

Amazon

Openserve again slashes wholesale broadband prices

<b>Telkom’s Openserve has announced</b> sweeping price cuts to its wholesale broadband IP Connect pricing and to its fibre access portfolio as competition …

Broadband