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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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A Post from My Colleague Bill Menezes: What Cellphone Carriers Say About Hurricane Recovery #Sandy #HurricaneSandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 7, 2012

  Sandy’s impact on mobile wireless service was, if anything, a reminder that the best backup systems will never replace the need for redundant communications channels when it comes to...

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New Life For Sprint's iDEN Network

by Phillip Redman  |  December 2, 2009

When Sprint announced its acquisition of Nextel five years ago this month, I anticipated that Sprint would shut down or sell-off its Nextel unit while transitioning its users to push-to-talk...

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Do I Miss My N95?

by Allen Weiner  |  October 22, 2008

About six weeks ago, I shelled out $299 for an iPhone as our corporate policy changed to allow us to use the device to access company email and calendar services....

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