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T-Mobile Cuts Subsidies, Takes a Risk with Consumers

by Angela Mcintyre  |  April 11, 2013

My colleague Hugues De La Vergne and I discussed how T-Mobile's  "Un-carrier" approach to end smartphone subsidies will not seem heroic to consumers choosing their next smartphones. Angela: Why was the T-Mobile announcement risky? Hugues: T-mobile recently announced...

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So There Are Mobile Standards After All

by Phillip Redman  |  June 30, 2009

In an industry not known for agreeing on a standard, ten of the largest mobile phone manufacturers have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the European Commission to standardize...

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Cloud Elasticity Could Make You Go Broke

by Daryl Plummer  |  March 11, 2009

Ever had a mobile phone and get a bill that was way, way more than you expected? You know what I mean. The day that bill for 700 dollars comes...

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