Verizon prepares $100 billion bid for Verizon Wireless takeover
Verizon Wireless is preparing to offer $100 billion to acquire Vodafone’s stake in the companies’ U.S. joint venture, Verizon Wireless.
T-Mobile USA kicks off service pricing without phone subsidies
NEW YORK (Reuters) – T-Mobile USA is ditching phone subsidies under a new set of service plans, hoping to differentiate its offerings from bigger rivals by promising customers more flexibility. The No. 4 U.S. mobile network operator, owned by Deutsche Telekom, hopes to regain ground after heavy customer losses to rivals such as Verizon Wireless and AT&T Inc in recent years. …
As Z10 preorders start, BlackBerry nets huge order for new devices
In the same week that AT&T and Verizon begin preorders for the new BlackBerry Z10, BlackBerry reveals that it has received an order for a historic one million new devices. [Read more]