Newsletter Archive 2013
Merger Completed For T-Mobile And MetroPCS
Last week, shareholders approved the MetroPCS T-Mobile merger, and today, T-Mobile announced that the deal (the combination of T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS Communications) has been completed.
iPhone 5 Pre-Orders Now Offered By T-Mobile
Just under two weeks ago, T-Mobile announced at long last, they were finally going to carry the iPhone 5. At the time, interested customers to pre-register for their device.
Samsung Galaxy S 4 Up Close And Personal
Samsung announced its latest flagship device – the Galaxy S 4 – last week. Since then, we’ve had time to digest all of the new features and gimmicks coming to the new device, but we haven’t been able to take a close look at it just yet.
4G LTE experiences and faster everything
4G – the marketing term that covers the next-generation cellular standards LTE, HSPA+ and WiMAX – is rolling out worldwide and LTE is currently available in more than 60 countries.
670 million smartphones ship in 2012, 67 million Samsungs in Q4 Alone!
Some interesting stats coming our of Juniper Research this week from the mobile industry. According to the latest figures more than 670 million smartphones shipped Globally in 2012 and in Q4 of the 200 million devices that sold, over one third of them were Samsung devices whereas about 47.8 million were iPhones… great news for Android users and in particular, Android app developers!
$850K Will Bring Broadband Wi-Fi To Rural America
The Internet is universally important to all Americans, and that’s especially true to rural Americans who are denied access to broadband Internet. The ISPs say it will cost too much to extend service to backroad homes and hard to reach areas in mountainous regions, but one company thinks all of that is a bunch of bollocks.