T-Mobile’s UnCarrier Phase 3: Free Global Data In 100 Countries, Partners With Shakira [Updated]

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T-Mobile just announced Phase 3 of its UnCarrier plan, which will bring international unlimited data and texting while travelling in 100 countries. T-Mobile customers with Simple Choice plans will now receive data coverage in more countries at no extra charge, beginning on October 31st. T-Mobile also announced a new Stateside International Talk and Text, which…

FCC okays AT&T buying Alltel assets

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The FCC just gave AT&T the go-ahead to buy $780 million worth of assets from Alltel. The deal includes retail stores, about 620,000 customers in the Midwest, network equipment and spectrum in the 700MHz, 850MHz and 1900MHz bands. Of course there were some strings attached to this package, including these three stipulations: Deploy HSPA+ and…

AT&T brings LTE to four new markets, two more in CT

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AT&T continues its onslaught of bringing more towns and cities its fast LTE data speeds, as the second largest cellular provider announced it has added four new locations to its growing list. As of yesterday, these four places should be enjoying the sweetness that is LTE: Amarillo, Texas Fargo, North Dakota Torrington, Connecticut Willimantic, Connecticut…

AT&T to Help Air China Embrace Mobile Technologies

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AT&T will be helping Air China develop its mobile technology, which will encompass not only in-flight wireless access but ground operations, passenger reservation systems, cargo tracking and digital signage in airport terminals. The deal will see AT&T developing a five-year roadmap for mobile communications. AT&T will oversee Air China’s operations and interview staff in order…

T-Mobile Purchases 10MHz Of AWS Spectrum From U.S. Cellular

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T-Moblie is expanding its 4G network by purchasing 10 MHz of Advanced Wireless Services, or AWS, spectrum from regional carrier U.S. Cellular. The $308 million cash purchase will allow T-Mobile to offer 4G LTE service to around 32 million people in twenty-nine markets in the Mississippi Valley region. “In today’s marketplace, spectrum is gold. This…

AT&T Adds LTE Support to Aio Prepaid Wireless Brand

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Shortly after adding LTE and HSPA+ support to its GoPhone prepaid brand, AT&T has rolled out LTE support for its newest prepaid brand, Aio Wireless. Aio will be sending a OTA update to the SIMs of its customers that will enable customers with devices that support LTE  to access the service. “We’re delighted to share the…

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