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T-Mobile to FCC: Stop Verizon from buying more spectrum

In a surprise announcement, T-Mobile has petitioned the FCC to block Verizon Wireless from purchasing additional wireless spectrum. But what is the move really about?
Android Army

Verizon customers experience another 4G LTE outage

While Verizon's 4G data network has been relatively stable over the last seven weeks, customers reported another 4G LTE outage this morning in several cities across the country.
Mobile

Congress declares another spectrum auction, but is anybody selling?

The government's plan for a spectrum auction has mobile carriers salivating for the extra airwaves and Congress salivating for the proceeds, but there's one major hitch: Existing broadcasters have to volunteer to sell it. Will any of them…
Web

New wireless spectrum auctions will offer wireless carriers room to expand

Congress may finally be ready to put some much-needed wireless spectrum on the FCC's auction block. Here's why that's important.
Apple

Apple testing 8-inch iPad, 4G LTE iPad 3 coming to Verizon, AT&T: report

Apple is reportedly testing a smaller, 8-inch version of its iPad. And the iPad 3 will be available with 4G LTE connectivity, according to reports from the Wall Street Journal.
Android Army

AT&T doubles the activation fee on all phone upgrades

While many consumers will be upgrading their standard cell phones and smartphones to new models during 2012, AT&T management has decided to make more money on that process with an increased fee.
Apple

How the iPhone is raising your phone bill

The iPhone is a massive success for Apple, but its high subsidies are bringing down profits at AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint. So what will carriers do? Raise your rates.
Mobile

iPhone effect: Sprint gains customers & revenue, loses $1.3 billion in Q4

Apple's iPhone brought Sprint more than 700,000 new customers in the fourth quarter of 2011. But the company still posted a net loss of $1.3 billion.
Android Army

Motorola Droid 4 Confirmed for February 10 with Verizon

Verizon has finally confirmed when the Motorola Droid 4 will launch. The 4G LTE QWERTY slider will be yours to buy on February 10 for $199.
Computing

Can Verizon and Redbox bring down Netflix?

Verizon and Redbox hope to gang up on Netflix with a combination of technology and retail footprint, but can they really hope to complete against the streaming video titan this late in the game?
Home Theater

How a Netflix-like service from Verizon and Redbox might work

Verizon and Redbox are teaming up to create a new subscription service that will compete with Netflix. We imagine some of the ways the new service might work, from how it will integrate the Redbox DVD kiosks to what kind of content it will…
Android Army

Droid 4 rumored for February 9 release, priced at $199

Those still waiting for the latest QWERTY keyboard-equipped Android phone, the Motorola Droid 4, may only have a week left to hold on, as it's being rumored to go on sale on February 9.