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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
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

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