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With rumors of Sprint and T-Mobile finalizing a deal that would merge the two companies, rumors are now being revealed which hint at Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim being interested in purchasing... T-Mobile.

According to the Wall Street Journal, Slim recently received cash from his sale of shares of América Móvil and currently owns an interest TracFone, a US prepaid wireless service that is...

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BusinessWire

As this site discussed earlier today, T-Mobile is expected to continue their reign as the “fastest-growing” carrier once Q2 results are released later this month.

Now,... the Wall Street Journal notes that although analysts expect all major carriers (except Sprint) to continue overall net additions of postpaid subscribers (which usually leads to higher earnings and better margin...

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BusinessInsider

When T-Mobile announces their Q2 results at the end of the month, analysts¬†expect¬†T-Mobile to continue being the¬†“fastest-growing wireless company in the U.S.”

According... to TMONews, T-Mobile’s record¬†Q1 results showed¬†2.4 million net adds between January 1st and the end of March. Therefore, it should not be a surprise¬†to see T-Mobile not replicate that growth again. With¬†7% s...

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BusinessInsider

While AT&T has been trying to¬†expand the list of companies involved in their “Sponsored Data” program, interest in the program has been basically non-existent... with just a few smaller companies having signed on. AT&T’s program¬†only works if a number of¬†big-named companies agree to be part of the program and so far it appears that few if anyone want...

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Verizon, Qualcomm and Ericsson are planning to conduct field trials where they will all share spectrum currently owned by the US government so that the companies can expand their wireless... network capacity.

Verizon, Qualcomm and Ericsson plan to test a large section of 3.5 GHz spectrum which is usually assigned to military radar applications. All three companies have filed ap...

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All major wireless carriers have been dealing with recent outage issues. Several weeks ago, Verizon suffered a national outage themselves which didn’t allow most customers to pay their bills and access other parts of their customer account. AT&T also been dealing with outages lasting just a few hours in several cities.

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In a released statement, the CWA notes that in January 2013 they approached T-Mobile’s parent company Deutsche Telekom to alert them that T-Mobile US managers were “directing workers to add charges to customer accounts.” According to the CWA, T-Mobile fired a number of front-line employees who said they were working under direct orders from managers.

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T-Mobile’s CEO John Legere decided to respond to the recent FTC complaint by blaming just about everyone else including the FTC, other carriers and the third party providers. Unfortunately for T-Mobile, their history with cramming suggests that they need to look into the mirror and fix this almost decade-old problem.