Posts Tagged ‘Wireless Carriers’

 

CRTC to review roaming rates that wireless carriers charge consumers

Roaming rates paid by cellphone users when they're travelling in Canada and the U.S. will get more scrutiny by the CRTC, which is considering possible regulations as a result of consumer complaints.

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Wireless Carriers Focus on Future Growth Beyond Smartphones

Wireless Carriers Focus on Future Growth Beyond Smartphones

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Cell Phone Problems Persist As Wireless Carriers Repair Damage From Hurricane Sandy

Communication networks across the Northeast were slowly recovering Thursday, but many New York and New Jersey residents were still unable to make cell phone calls as wireless providers scrambled to repair equipment damaged by Hurricane Sandy.

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About that iPhone 5 Bounce

The real economic juice for the iPhone 5 will be generated through the temporary increase of staff, or hours worked, at Apple stores, wireless carriers and retail stores like Best Buy.

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New iPhone a mixed blessing for carriers

Subsidies paid to Apple could reach $10 billion by the end of year and keep weighing on the profit margins for wireless carriers, analysts say.

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RIM showing carriers its new BlackBerrys

Canadian phone maker Research In Motion has begun showing its new BlackBerry smartphones to wireless carriers around the world, but the struggling company said it is still months away from starting to sell them.

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New iPhone 5 Release Date Rumors: Prepaid Apple Smartphone and Specs Update

Is the new iPhone going to be available with prepaid wireless carriers? New rumors have surfaced about the iPhone 5 release date which have some questioning the future of the well-loved Apple smartphone. . . .

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Google to Sell Nexus Smartphones and Tablets Direct

Google is reportedly moving to more direct sales of its Android smartphones and tablets in an apparent move to wrest control away from wireless carriers that install their own services on Android gear or block Google apps like Google Wallet.

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WEATHER: Extreme-weather text alerts set to begin

Wireless carriers and the federal government are launching a system to automatically warn people of dangerous weather and other emergencies via a special type of text messaging to cellphones.

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Wireless Carriers Who Aid Police Surveillance Are Asked for Data

A leading House Democrat is demanding information from the country's biggest cellphone companies about their role in helping police departments track suspects in criminal investigations.

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