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The proposed Sprint and T-Mobile $26.5B deal explained - Kankakee Daily Journal

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 16:10

Kankakee Daily Journal

The proposed Sprint and T-Mobile $26.5B deal explained
Kankakee Daily Journal
As for the existing 4G network, service might improve marginally, but the companies already have roaming agreements to offer service where they don't have their own cell towers. And there's the mess of Sprint and T-Mobile each using different cellular ...
T-Mobile and Sprint: Don't pop the champagne quite yetSeattle Times
I switched from AT&T to T-Mobile. Here's why, and how it went.Houston Chronicle
Tim Mueller's Transaction Analysis: New IT M&A Deals May 2Smart Business Network
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Commentary: T-Mobile and Sprint: Don't pop the champagne quite yet RE - Post-Bulletin

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 14:40

Commentary: T-Mobile and Sprint: Don't pop the champagne quite yet RE
Post-Bulletin
Before smart phones, e-commerce or the cloud, the Seattle area was a center of what was quaintly called the cellular telephone industry. Craig McCaw, buying cellular licenses around the country, built Kirkland-based McCaw Cellular into the nation's ...

T-Mobile network strategy and 5G investment plans - Telecom Lead (blog)

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 12:57

T-Mobile network strategy and 5G investment plans
Telecom Lead (blog)
At present, Indian telecom operator Reliance Jio has nearly 190 million VoLTE customers on its 4G network. Rivals including Airtel, Idea Cellular and Vodafone are in the process of giving VoLTE services to their 4G subscribers. T-Mobile said its 4×4 ...

Lower levies, fast policy implementation key to attracting $100 billion into telecom sector, says industry lobby COAI - Firstpost

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 09:56

Firstpost

Lower levies, fast policy implementation key to attracting $100 billion into telecom sector, says industry lobby COAI
Firstpost
"Bringing down total taxes and levies, currently at about 30 percent, to below 10 percent, will be important for attracting investment targets outlined in the draft policy document," Rajan Mathews, the Director General of the Cellular Operators ...
Draft telecom policy aims 40 lakh jobs, USD 100 bn investment by 2022The New Indian Express
Cut in levies, fast NTP implementation key to $100 bn investment: COAIETTelecom.com

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Indian flights were the last phone-free bastion. Not anymore - Quartz

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 08:05

Quartz

Indian flights were the last phone-free bastion. Not anymore
Quartz
Even if a whole suite of Indian airlines become competitive on this front, how much can they really cut prices? And will Indian consumers choose an airline over another for data connectivity? Moreover, a service meant to improve the flying experience ...
Telecom Commission clears framework for Net telephonyFinancial Express
India Approves Internet Telephony, In-Flight Mobile ServiceAndroid Headlines
Regulator's VoIP telephony suggestion to have 'marginal impact' on consumers: Rajan MathewsETTelecom.com
Livemint -Economic Times -VCCircle -The Economic Times
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Aadhaar is not mandatory for mobile SIM verification, other identification methods allowed too says DoT - Firstpost

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 04:03

Firstpost

Aadhaar is not mandatory for mobile SIM verification, other identification methods allowed too says DoT
Firstpost
Following SC's clarification, the telcos in their defence said that they were merely following the telecom commission's guidelines which had made the linking mandatory. The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), Director General Rajan S ...
Aadhaar not mandatory for SIM cards, telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan tells Times of IndiaScroll.in
Aadhaar not mandatory for mobile SIMs, clarifies governmentThe Mobile Indian
Aadhaar no longer mandatory to get new SIM cardsNewsBytes

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T-Mobile and Sprint: Don't pop the champagne quite yet - Seattle Times

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 19:11

Seattle Times

T-Mobile and Sprint: Don't pop the champagne quite yet
Seattle Times
Special to The Seattle Times. Before smart phones, e-commerce or the cloud, the Seattle area was a center of what was quaintly called the cellular telephone industry. Craig McCaw, buying cellular licenses around the country, built Kirkland-based McCaw ...
AP Explains: The Proposed Sprint And T-Mobile $26.5B DealManufacturing Business Technology

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American Tower Corporation cuts 2018 outlook on Indian telecom market woes - Economic Times

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:35

Economic Times

American Tower Corporation cuts 2018 outlook on Indian telecom market woes
Economic Times
American Tower Corporation (ATC) has cut its outlook for 2018 hit by the impact of consolidation in Indian telecom market and bankruptcy in mobile phone operator Aircel. The tower company, which has roughly 70,000 towers in India, said that it has ...
American Tower faces troubles from ailing Aircel and other operatorsTelecom Lead (blog)

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US Cellular drives increase in TDS profit in Q1 - Telecompaper

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 13:44

US Cellular drives increase in TDS profit in Q1
Telecompaper
Its mobile unit US Cellular grew revenues 1 percent year-on-year to USD 942 million, and adjusted EBITDA was up a stronger 13 percent to USD 214 million. Despite a net loss of 37,000 connections in the quarter (16,000 handsets, 21,000 connected devices ...

Idea Cellular launches VoLTE service in six circles; offers free 10GB data - ETTelecom.com

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 09:25

ETTelecom.com

Idea Cellular launches VoLTE service in six circles; offers free 10GB data
ETTelecom.com
NEW DELHI: Idea Cellular said that it will roll out its VoLTE (Voice over LTE) service for customers across six major markets - Maharashtra & Goa, Gujarat, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh & Telangana and Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh starting May 2 ...
Idea Cellular Offering Free 10GB Data to Users on First VoLTE Call, Service Now Live for PublicTelecomTalk (blog)

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5 reasons why the T-Mobile-Sprint merger might be great (and 5 reasons why it might not be) - PCWorld

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 14:58

PCWorld

5 reasons why the T-Mobile-Sprint merger might be great (and 5 reasons why it might not be)
PCWorld
After years of starts and stops, the inevitable has finally happened: T-Mobile and Sprint have agreed to a friendly merger, joining two of the biggest names in wireless communication and creating a telecom giant that rivals the might of Verizon and AT ...
T-Mobile-Sprint deal would extend Northwest's long wireless reignSeattle Times
T-Mobile, Sprint agree to merge as America's national wireless carriers shrink from 4 to 3USA TODAY
Will regulators approve the massive T-Mobile-Sprint merger?The Verge
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Idea Cellular loss widens three-fold as telecom sector woes continue - The New Indian Express

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 22:02

The New Indian Express

Idea Cellular loss widens three-fold as telecom sector woes continue
The New Indian Express
“The TRAI-led regulation changes including reduction of domestic Mobile Termination Charge from 14 paisa to 6 paisa per minute and 'International mobile termination' settlement charges from 53 paisa to 30 paisa per minute further aggravated the ...
Idea Cellular posts Q4 net loss of Rs 930 croreETTelecom.com
Idea Cellular posts net loss of Rs 962 cr in Q4Business Line
India's Idea Cellular posts 6th straight quarterly lossReuters
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T-Mobile and Sprint said to be close to a $26 billion merger - The Verge

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 22:00

The Verge

T-Mobile and Sprint said to be close to a $26 billion merger
The Verge
Of course, even if the two companies do agree to a merger, there's still a good chance that it won't go through. The US cellular market is notoriously short on competition with only four major carriers to choose from, and merging Sprint and T-Mobile ...
Sprint, T-Mobile deal may cast shadow over tower companiesReuters
Sprint and T-Mobile are reportedly nearing a merger dealWashington Post
Sprint and T-Mobile Are Said to Be Close to a Merger to Compete at the TopNew York Times
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