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Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Vodafone to launch U.S. service in late 2015 as a T-Mobile MVNO   —  Vodafone can't seem to get enough of the U.S. market—the company is going to dive back into the market next year by becoming an MVNO of T-Mobile US (NYSE:TMUS).  —  Vodafone Group's Vodafone Americas unit said that service …
Dec 12, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Monica Alleven / FierceWirelessTech News:
iPass report: Public hotspots to grow to 340M worldwide by 2018   —  Here's your pop quiz for the day: Which country has the most hotspots?  —  If you guessed France, you'd be right, according to new research released by iPass, which bills itself as the world's largest Wi-Fi network.
Nov 4, 2014, 9:02 AMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
WhatsApp delays launch of voice calling service to Q1 of 2015   —  HALF MOON BAY, Calif.—WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum said the over-the-top messaging app intends to launch voice calling services in the first quarter of 2015.  The company, which Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) recently finished acquiring …
Oct 29, 2014, 3:50 PMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Apple exec: Don't expect Apple SIM to show up in iPhones   —  HALF MOON BAY, Calif.—Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) decided to put its Apple SIM card inside its new iPads because it didn't know which wireless carriers its customers would choose and because the company wanted to give its customers more choice, according to an Apple executive.
Oct 29, 2014, 9:10 AMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Sprint to shutter WiMAX network around Nov. 6, 2015   —  Sprint (NYSE:S) confirmed it will shut off service on its mobile WIMAX network on or around Nov. 6, 2015, giving further clarity on its network evolution.  —  Sprint spokeswoman Adrienne Norton confirmed the date to FierceWireless.
Oct 11, 2014, 10:00 AMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Neustar, slated to lose federal number-portability contract to Telecordia, claims bid did not include sufficient security requirements   —  Neustar's lobbying for key number-portability contract gets boost from Michael Chertoff  —  Neustar's lobbying effort to stop a key federal number-portability contract …
Sep 30, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Verizon Wireless plans to launch Wi-Fi calling in mid-2015   —  Verizon Wireless (NYSE: VZ) plans to introduce Wi-Fi calling in the middle of next year but does not see an urgent need for it, according to Verizon Communications CFO Fran Shammo.  —  Speaking at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media …
Sep 17, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Sue Marek / FierceWireless:
Lurie named CEO of AT&T Mobility, de la Vega to oversee mobile and enterprise   —  AT&T (NYSE: T) promoted Glenn Lurie to president and CEO of AT&T Mobility.  Lurie was previously the president of AT&T Mobility's Emerging Enterprises and Partnerships business.
Aug 26, 2014, 5:35 PMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
T-Mobile gives ‘Simple Starter’ customers 2 GB of data for $45/month   —  T-Mobile US (NYSE:TMUS) is quadrupling the amount of data customers on its low-cost “Simple Starter” plans can get per month to 2 GB for $45, just $5 more than the existing plan, which offers 500 MB of data.
Aug 25, 2014, 12:10 PMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Verizon to launch VoLTE in Q4, but delays first LTE-only phones to 2016   —  Verizon Wireless (NYSE: VZ) intends to launch Voice over LTE service in the fourth quarter of this year, and the carrier plans to use the technology to introduce new, high-definition telepresence services, according to Verizon Communications CFO Fran Shammo.
Aug 12, 2014, 9:40 PMIn context

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