Thousands Of T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint, AT&T Customers Experience Cellphone Outages NationwideFor more than 10 hours, thousands of T-Mobile cellphone customers in cities across the country were experiencing cellphone outages on Monday.
AG Xavier Becerra Drops Challenge To T-Mobile-Sprint MergerCalifornia’s attorney general said Wednesday that the state will not appeal a judge’s decision approving T-Mobile's $26.5 billion purchase of Sprint, bringing the companies closer to creating a new wireless giant.
California Joins Other States To Challenge T-Mobile, Sprint MergerCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra joined the top lawyers of eight other states and the District of Columbia in an antitrust lawsuit Tuesday challenging the planned merger of the T-Mobile and Sprint wireless companies.
What T-Mobile-Sprint Deal Could Mean For Wireless PricesT-Mobile and Sprint vow that customers will be better off if they are allowed to merge. Some experts aren't buying it.
T-Mobile and Sprint Agree to MergeA merger deal announced Sunday would help Sprint and T-Mobile slash costs and could make them a stronger competitor to the larger AT&T and Verizon.
Sprint, T-Mobile End Merger TalksWireless carriers Sprint and T-Mobile called off a potential merger, saying the companies couldn't come to an agreement that would benefit customers and shareholders.
Cellphone, Internet Customers Experience Outages Across U.S.Cellphone and Internet customers experienced widespread outages across the U.S. on Monday.
Sprint Paying $15.5M To Feds For Allegedly Overcharging For Court-Ordered WiretapsThe office of U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag announced Thursday that Sprint Communications, Inc., has agreed to pay $15.5 million to settle allegations that it overcharged law enforcement agencies for carrying out court-ordered wiretaps and other surveillance activities.
Hedge Fund Fighting To Keep RadioShack Brand AliveStandard General, which is partnering with Sprint, has upped its bid for the bankrupt chain by $20-million dollars to $165-million, in a bid to keep more than 1,700 stores open, co-branding them between Radio Shack and Sprint, and saving around 7,500 jobs.
Sprint Customers Report Error Message Ahead Of 415 Area Code ChangeoverKCBS Radio is getting reports that Sprint customers in the 415 area code are already having to dial out the area code to make a local cell call.
Google Reportedly Planning To Sell Wireless Phone Service To ConsumersGoogle is planning to sell wireless phone service directly to consumers using the networks of Sprint and T-Mobile, according to reports published Wednesday.
Larry Magid: AT&T New No-Contract Plan A Hit AT&T's new no-contract plan for wireless devices is proving to be a hit with 40 percent of new customers and those upgrading their services choosing the plan.
San Francisco DA Gascon Welcomes Wireless Industry's Commitment To Smartphone 'Kill Switch'A trade group for wireless providers said Tuesday that that nation's biggest mobile device manufacturers and carriers will soon put anti-theft tools on the gadgets to try to deter rampant smartphone theft.
Feds Sue Sprint In San Francisco Court, Allege Overcharging $21M For WiretapsThe U.S. government sued Sprint Communications Inc. in federal court in San Francisco Monday for allegedly overcharging federal law enforcement agencies $21 million between 2007 and 2010 for the costs of complying with court-ordered wiretaps and other surveillance.
ConsumerWatch: Cellphone Protection Plan SurprisesWhen it comes to buying a cellphone protection plan, what the salesperson tells you may not be the whole story.