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T-Mobile loves competition in the wireless industry while it low-blows Verizon’s plan changes

In a letter sent to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), T-Mobile boldly proclaims that there is enough competition in the U.S. wireless industry for regulation to not be exerted anymore, thanks to its "innovative products."
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Senators urge U.S. carriers to put an end to those annoying robocalls

Through a letter sent to the CTIA -- The Wireless Association, U.S. Senators John Thune and Ed Markey call on the mobile phone industry to do more than it is doing to put an end to robocalls and texts.
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Verizon will throttle prepaid customers’ data for usage above allotment

Verizon announced Always-On Data, a version of Safety Mode for its prepaid customers that will not involve an extra cost, regardless of which prepaid plan you might have. Always-On Data will be available on July 17.
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AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon, and Google have waived fees to France

Following the horrific terrorist attack in Nice, France, mobile carriers including AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon, and Google have waived fees temporarily.
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Verizon will shut down its 2G CDMA network by 2019

Verizon has announced that it will shut down its 2G CDMA network by 2019. It'll work to transition the service's remaining users to LTE in the intervening years.
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The FCC just took the next big step in implementing 5G

The FCC has voted unanimously to implement a plan for 5G -- one that will see the commission designating bands of radio waves to 5G. Those radio waves will be used by carriers like Verizon and AT&T.
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Verizon just reached a ‘key milestone’ on the road to 5G

It still seems like 5G is a long way off, but Verizon has reached a new milestone towards its goal of rolling 5G out first -- it has finalized its specifications for the 5G radio. 5G will deliver speeds of 'multiple gigabits' per second.
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HTC brings the Desire 530 and its one-of-a-kind paint job stateside

HTC has announced that it's bringing the Desire 530 budget smartphone to the U.S. The device is available through both T-Mobile and Verizon, and will be available unlocked later this month.
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Verizon now lets you carry over data, and gives you more at a higher cost

You can finally carry over data thanks to Verizon's newly revamped My Verizon app. And if you're ever out of data, you can trigger a Safety Mode to stay connected at a slower speed. You'll also find new data plans, with new prices…
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Bad news for the hardcore: BlackBerry will not make any more Classics

In a statement sent to outlets, BlackBerry said it will not cease production of BlackBerry OS 10 devices on Verizon and AT&T. However, the company confirmed it did cease manufacturing of the Classic.
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Three US companies expected to dominate the Internet of Things

With the Internet of Things infrastructure rollout during the next several years, three U.S. companies with existing technologies are ready to rule. Wireless and wired networking and platforms to manage the onslaught of data are essential…
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Verizon will give you up to $300 for your clunker of a phone if you open a new line

Verizon is bringing back its April 2016 trade-in promotion. Eligible customers can get up to $300 toward the purchase of a new handset. It's available to both new and existing subscribers.