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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
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Sprint: We're not bringing back the Nextel brand   —  Sprint (NYSE:S) has no intention of bringing back the Nextel brand for enterprise customers, despite recent rumors to the contrary, the company confirmed to FierceWireless.  —  In an interview with FierceWireless, Matt Carter …
Jan 24, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Samsung exec says their Tizen phones won't be launching soon in the US, citing competition   —  Samsung: Don't hold your breath for a Tizen phone in the U.S.  —  LAS VEGAS—Samsung Electronics is unlikely to bring its first phones running the Tizen operating system to the U.S. market, according to a U.S.-based Samsung executive.
Jan 11, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Sprint, Dish to launch trial of fixed TD-LTE service on 2.5 GHz in mid-2014   —  Sprint (NYSE:S) is partnering with its erstwhile suitor Dish Network (NASDAQ: DISH) on a trial of fixed wireless broadband service.  This is the second such trial Dish has engaged in; the first was with Sprint wholesale partner nTelos Wireless.
Dec 17, 2013, 5:00 PMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
Facebook joins GSMA, promises to be an ‘active’ member of wireless trade group   —  Social networking giant Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) joined the GSMA, signaling its intentions to become more deeply enmeshed in not only mobile devices but the standards and policy issues facing wireless carriers and vendors.
Nov 11, 2013, 12:45 PMIn context
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless:
SoftBank to take majority stake in big U.S. wireless device distributor Brightstar   —  SoftBank makes $1.26B investment in wireless distributor Brightstar  —  Sprint (NYSE:S) parent SoftBank said it agreed to take a 57 percent stake in U.S. wireless device distributor Brightstar Corp. for $1.26 billion …
Oct 19, 2013, 10:55 PMIn context
Mike Dano / FierceWireless:
AT&T wins approval of Alltel purchase, but with conditions   —  The FCC on Friday approved AT&T Mobility's (NYSE:T) proposed $780 million purchase of Atlantic Tele-Network's retail wireless business, which still operates under the Alltel brand.  However, the agency said the transaction …
Sep 20, 2013, 6:35 PMIn context

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