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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
Tammy Parker / FierceWirelessTech:
Free Wi-Fi provider Gowex confirms faked results for four years, files for bankruptcy protection   —  Madrid-based Wi-Fi service provider Gowex filed for bankruptcy protection upon the resignation of its CEO and president, Jenaro Garcia Martin, who acknowledged he has been cooking the firm's books for four years.
Jul 7, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Mike Dano / FierceWireless:
Sprint counters T-Mobile's iPhone test drive by reviving 30-day ‘satisfaction guarantee’   —  Sprint (NYSE: S) made a number of new announcements today aimed at increasing interest in its services and improving its offerings, including reinstating a 30-day satisfaction guarantee that it discontinued in 2011.
Jun 23, 2014, 4:10 PMIn context
Tammy Parker / FierceWireless:
Verizon snags ‘fastest LTE network’ crown from AT&T in new test   —  Verizon Wireless' (NYSE: VZ) network topped the national rankings in PCMag's fifth annual Fastest Mobile Networks testing, with its LTE network getting rave reviews.  The operator's CDMA-based 3G network left a lot to be desired when compared with rival 3G networks.
Jun 14, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
SoftBank's Son acknowledges Sprint lags in LTE, voices admiration for T-Mobile's Legere   —  SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son said that Sprint (NYSE: S) needs “greater scale” if it is going to effectively compete in the U.S. wireless market, laying yet more groundwork for a potential combination between Sprint and T-Mobile US (NYSE:TMUS).
May 29, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Tammy Parker / FierceWireless:
Sprint slams on the brakes for top 5% of data users in congested areas   —  Sprint's (NYSE: S) pledge of unlimited data is looking increasingly less sustainable, as the carrier maneuvers to rein in network traffic generated by its heaviest data users and ensure quality of service for the majority of its customers.
May 8, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Mike Dano / FierceWireless:
Confirmed: Sprint to pay up to $650 in ETFs for Framily subscribers, matches T-Mobile offer exactly   —  Sprint (NYSE:S) today launched a new promotion where it will pay up to $650 to subscribers who switch from another carrier to one of Sprint's new Framily family calling plans.
Apr 4, 2014, 12:35 PMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Huawei backtracks, won't release a dual-OS Android, Windows Phone smartphone   —  Huawei said it has no plans to release a dual-OS smartphone running Microsoft's (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows Phone and Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android, contradicting earlier statements from a Huawei executive.
Mar 19, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
AT&T, IBM partner on Internet of Things for smart cities, utilities   —  AT&T (NYSE:T) said it will work with cloud and computing giant IBM to developer machine-to-machine solutions for the Internet of Things, specifically for things like smart cities and utilities.
Feb 18, 2014, 11:15 PMIn context
Tammy Parker / FierceWireless:
AT&T system would restrict content access, charge fees to prevent ‘bandwidth abuse’   —  AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T) has developed an application-aware system designed to restrict customers from engaging in “non-permissible” bandwidth-intensive activities such as file sharing or movie downloading.
Feb 4, 2014, 12:10 AMIn context

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