Posts tagged with: Sprint

California PUC likely to upset T-Mobile’s 3G sunset plans: analyst

Analysts at New Street Research previously figured that judges in the California Public Utility Commission (CPUC) hearing on T-Mobile’s proposed shutdown of its CDMA network appeared to be more sympathetic to Dish Network than to T-Mobile, and that view was reinforced...

No, Boost isn’t going for a ‘flea market’ look

Given the changes afoot at Boost Mobile, it’s no wonder some might be curious about Boost’s retail strategy going forward. Some have even said it’s akin to a flea market. Boost has been around since the early days of MVNOs...

Dish gets unlikely ally in fight over 12 GHz band

It wasn’t that long ago that Public Knowledge was fighting tooth and nail against the merger of Sprint and T-Mobile that eventually would lead to Dish Network being set up as a fourth national player in wireless.   Nowadays, that...

T-Mobile 5G powers Halo’s driverless car service in Las Vegas

T-Mobile is driving home the point that it’s got a 5G network good enough to power one of the first commercial driverless car services in the U.S., with Halo running on T-Mobile’s 5G network in Las Vegas. It’s not yet...

Dish starts taking signups for its 5G network

Dish has set up a website to start taking signups for its new 5G network. The website, dubbed Project Genesis, lets people input their emails to get notified when Dish’s service is available in their areas. The Project Genesis website...

T-Mobile’s Ray summons ‘patience’ when it comes to open RAN

T-Mobile has been less enthusiastic about the open Radio Access Network (RAN) space than its wireless rivals, but that doesn’t mean it’s disinterested. It’s just waiting for the ecosystem to develop.   That’s one of the take-aways from Neville Ray’s...

T-Mobile in ‘early innings’ of rural distribution game

T-Mobile boasts about its ambitions to cover huge portions of the U.S. with 5G, including in rural areas – which it promised to do before merging with Sprint – but it’s still in the early innings when it comes to...

T-Mobile CEO talks up value, network in 5G era

T-Mobile has been touting the same company line for months, and it’s not deviating from that. During an investor event Tuesday, CEO Mike Sievert reiterated the company’s plan to succeed as the carrier offering the best value and best 5G...

Shentel expands fixed wireless service for rural communities

Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) expanded fixed wireless access (FWA) service using 2.5 GHz and 3.5 GHz spectrum to three new towns in northwestern Virginia. Shentel, a former Sprint affiliate, is targeting 2,700 additional homes with its new LTE-based FWA service,...

T-Mobile: It’s off to the races with 5G and enterprise segment

T-Mobile aims to apply the “un-carrier” model that served it so well in the consumer space to the enterprise market. T-Mobile ramped up its enterprise play in March with three solutions aimed at businesses and their employees and it’s seeing...