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  • T-Mobile Banking on Being Your Bank with New Mobile Money App

    Jan 22, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via LA Times) – T-Mobile on Wednesday continued to push the boundaries of what defines a mobile carrier by announcing Mobile Money, a new personal finance service that lets customers store and manage their money with the Seattle-based company. Customers who sign up for Mobile Money are essentially getting a traditional checking account.

  • AT&T Calls off $39 Billion Acquisition of T-Mobile

    Dec 20, 11 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via SFgate) – AT&T Inc.’s $39 billion bid to acquire Deutsche Telekom AG’s T-Mobile USA came to an end Monday (12-19-11) in a phone call between the companies’ chief executive officers, according to people familiar with the matter. AT&T’s Randall Stephenson and Deutsche Telekom’s Rene Obermann ultimately agreed the costs of continuing to fight for […]

  • Report: Justice Dept. Blocks AT&T Merger with T-Mobile

    Aug 31, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *It’s a no-go on the proposed $39 billion AT&T takeover of rival T-Mobile USA because he US Justice department filed suit to block it, according to Wall Street Journal report. At a news conference Wednesday, Deputy Attorney General James Cole said the combination would result in tens of millions of consumers facing fewer choices and […]

  • African American Coalition Supports AT&T – T-Mobile Merger

    Jul 16, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *A national coalition representing the nation’s leading African American organizations filed comments with the Federal Communications Commission recently in support of AT&T’s acquisition of T-Mobile USA. In its federal filing, the coalition argued that a completed deal would provide African Americans enhanced access to the most technologically advanced tools available to more effectively compete for […]

  • T-Mobile First to Offer Name ID

    Jul 16, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Everyone’s home phones have long offered the luxury of knowing who is calling you.  But, cell phones don’t give you that information. The only way a cell phone customer is alerted to the exact name of who is calling them is if their number is already programmed into their phone.  Not anymore! According to Clutch, […]

  • Wireless Merger Looks Good for AT&T But not for You

    Mar 21, 11 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *When the Bell telephone system – aka AT&T – was broken up in 1984, consumers were told this would be a good thing because it would increase competition. When the U.S. telecommunications market was deregulated in 1996, consumers were told this would be a good thing because it would increase competition. And now AT&T wireless […]