Oct 15, 2012 Softbank, Japan’s No. 3 mobile phone network, agrees to buy a majority stake in Sprint, in a bold bid to take on giants AT&T and Verizon.
Oct 15, 2012 The Japanese mobile phone carrier Softbank has reached a deal to buy 70 percent of U.S. wireless company Sprint Nextel. The $20 billion dollar deal is the largest-ever Japanese acquisition of a foreign company.
Oct 11, 2012 Payday lending -- an area of finance with one of the worst reputations -- may get a facelift with new start up LendUp, which takes its inspiration from microlending. Today, MIT is starting an outfit dedicated to delivering us from our wireless frustrations.
Oct 3, 2012 Today T-Mobile and MetroPCS announced a merger, uniting them as the fourth largest wireless carrier in the U.S. The cellphone companies will cater to customers seeking low monthly payments, a rapidly growing mobile segment.
Sep 13, 2012 AT&T, Verizon and Sprint offer huge subsidies on new smartphones that hit bottom line.
Sep 13, 2012 Early adopters will likely pay a premium for the right to own the latest Apple product.
Aug 30, 2012 Why is AT&T opening its first flagship store?
Aug 16, 2012 One restaurant in Los Angeles tries something new to get patrons to turn off their phones: a 5 percent discount on their meal.
Jul 19, 2012 AT&T offers customers a simple and flexible world where they don’t get to use as much data as they might like.
Jun 13, 2012 Verizon Wireless announced it's scrapping unlimited data plans. The new pricing could force a change in our web surfing.