Tag Archives: Sprint

Sprint’s Alleged Misconduct Could Condemn The Proposed Merger With T-Mobile

In 2017, T-Mobile spent $7.99 billion to get 31MHz low-bandwidth spectrum for FCC auction bids. The 600MHz spectrum won by T-Mobile has been and remains important for its current plans. Low-band waves travel farther than medium and high-band waves and can even penetrate buildings better. Since getting this spectrum, T-Mobile has used it to improve… Read More »

T-Mobile Asks Court to Clear the Sprint Merger

The only thing that seems to delay the $26.5 billion merger of T-Mobile and Sprint at the moment is a lawsuit filed by 16 attorneys general and Washington DC AG seeking to block the transaction on the grounds that it is anti-competitive and will cost residents of their states over $4.5 billion in additional costs… Read More »

Did You Know That There Are Six States That Support The T-Mobile-Sprint Merger?

With the support of the Justice Department (DOJ) and FCC president Ajit Pai, I would have thought the $ 26.5 billion T-Mobile-Sprint merger would be completed. But a lawsuit brought by 16 general prosecutors and the Washington D.C. AG that tries to block the transaction will not be processed until December 9th. While T-Mobile and… Read More »

T-Mobile-Sprint And States Seeking To Block The Merger Are Miles Away After Preliminary Talks

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has already signed the $26.5 billion T-Mobile-Sprint merger and FCC will vote in favor of the merger in the coming days. Therefore, the only thing that is really delaying the agreement from closure is a lawsuit filed by 15 state attorneys general and the Washington D.C. Attorney General, who… Read More »

Sprint To Launch 5G During The Carrier’s First Fiscal Quarter

We have seen the latest earnings reports from Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile for the three consecutive months from April to June. Today, Sprint reported that its first-quarter tax numbers show that postpaid telephone connections have declined by 128,000 per year. Last year’s first fiscal quarter brought 87,000 net additions of postpaid phones and the previous… Read More »

All Galaxy Note 10 Models Except Verizon’s May Use Exynos Chips

Since the launch of the Galaxy S8 in April 2017, Samsung has used two chip suppliers for its flagship devices. All units destined for international markets such as Europe and Latin America benefited from the company’s Exynos processor line. Those that will be sold in the US and China, on the other hand, has remained… Read More »

DOJ Approves The T-Mobile-Sprint Merger But There Is Still One Thing Unexplained

The $26.5 billion merger of T-Mobile-Sprint is now so close to becoming a reality that investors are throwing money on the shares of both companies. The US Department of Justice (DOJ) approved the deal, which it did not when AT&T agreed to pay $39 billion for T-Mobile in 2011. Even the regulatory agency told the… Read More »

Dish, Deutsche Telekom Agrees On Asset Sales Letting To Close The T-Mobile-Sprint Merger

We may be a few days from seeing T-Mobile and Sprint finally receive approval from the US Justice Department to complete their $26.5 billion merger. To receive the approval from a regulatory agency, T-Mobile and Sprint must agree to sell some resources to Dish Network to help create a new wireless service provider to replace… Read More »

Report Says A Major Problem Is Preventing The DOJ From Approving The T-Mobile-Sprint Merger

CNBC’s David Faber followed the intricacies of the T-Mobile-Sprint merger, and his latest report suggests that the Justice Department is giving Deutsche Telekom, T-Mobile’s parent company, a week to reach an agreement with the agency regulation before taking action to block the $26.5 billion deal. The German telecommunications giant has a problem with the agreement… Read More »

Samsung Announces Impressive Sales Numbers For The Galaxy S10 5G … In Korea

After revealing a total of four variants of the Galaxy S10 in February, Samsung launched just three weeks later, waiting until April to start selling a completely inflexible, removable, 5G-enabled model with 6.7 inches and six cameras in tow. While numerous reports described in detail the initial success of the main line of S10, including… Read More »

Dish Could Help The Merger Of T-Mobile And Sprint Without Spending A Penny

The 2013 acquisition battle between SoftBank and Dish Network to win Sprint’s hand was a drama. Finally, SoftBank won and now the company owns 80% of the fourth largest carrier in the U.S. Six years from now on, Sprint is involved in another merger with some more twists and turns. While 13 state attorneys general… Read More »

FCC Vote Next Month Could Lead To A Faster 5G Version In The States

In order to accelerate the implementation of the 5G service nationally in the U.S., the FCC said yesterday it will vote next month on a plan that would allow the agency to auction off part of the mid-band spectrum. To allow the execution of this auction, the FCC would eliminate the requirement that unused airwaves… Read More »