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US Has Some Of The Most Expensive Mobile Data Prices In The Developed World | Techdirt

US Has Some Of The Most Expensive Mobile Data Prices In The Developed World | Techdirt

While the U.S. wireless industry likes to talk a lot about how ultra-competitive it is, that’s generally not the case. While there’s more competition in wireless than in the fixed-line broadband sector (where there’s virtually no competition at faster speeds due to upgrade-phobic telcos and cable’s growing broadband monopoly), much of the competition in wireless […]

AT&T launches new WatchTV streaming service at aggressive $15-per-month price | The Verge

AT&T launches new WatchTV streaming service at aggressive $15-per-month price | The Verge

Days after completing its monumental acquisition of Time Warner, AT&T is announcing a second streaming TV service that’s priced lower than the company’s existing DirecTV Now offering. The new service is called WatchTV and it launches next week. WatchTV includes 31 channels, with 6 networks from Viacom coming “soon after.” AT&T had confirmed the service […]

T-Mobile reveals NB-IoT pricing strategy challenging Verizon | TelecomLead

T-Mobile reveals NB-IoT pricing strategy challenging Verizon | TelecomLead

Mobile US announced its pricing strategy for narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) services challenging main rival Verizon. Based in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile said its price for the narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) will be $6 per year – offering at one tenth the cost of Verizon’s Cat-M plans. T-Mobile is able to offer cost effective NB-IoT plan to enterprises and […]

Tax reform reaction: AT&T is giving bonuses to 200,000 employees | CNBC

Tax reform reaction: AT&T is giving bonuses to 200,000 employees | CNBC

AT&T told CNBC the bonuses announced on Wednesday are above and beyond any existing agreements, which means some workers would get two $1,000 allocations: One with a new contract, and one when the tax reform bill is signed. AT&T’s tax reform announcement comes a month after the Justice Department challenged AT&T’s pending merger with Time […]

Batman’s new villains: How T-Mobile CEO John Legere plans to foil the cable and satellite TV giants | GeekWire

Batman’s new villains: How T-Mobile CEO John Legere plans to foil the cable and satellite TV giants | GeekWire

Opportunity for disruption: It’s no coincidence that Legere is taking aim at cable’s practice of bundling TV, phone, Internet and other services for the best prices. One of T-Mobile’s first signature “Uncarrier” moves was essentially a pricing strategy, decoupling the cost of the phone from the monthly price of the wireless service. There are opportunities galore […]

What is T-Mobile going to reveal next week? | BGR

What is T-Mobile going to reveal next week? | BGR

The network has sent out invites to its next “Un-Carrier” event, happening next Wednesday. The Un-Carrier events tend to be where T-Mobile reveals big changes to its plans, devices, or network. Previous Un-Carrier events have brought us T-Mobile Tuesdays, the One unlimited plan, and a lot of magenta onesies. Right now, there’s no logical massive […]

Why Did Verizon’s Wireless Service Revenue Fall? | Market Realist

Why Did Verizon’s Wireless Service Revenue Fall? | Market Realist

Let us look at the two important segments of Verizon’s (VZ) wireless revenue. The smaller part is the company’s wireless equipment revenue, whereas the larger part is its wireless service revenue. The declining trend in the wireless component’s service revenue continued during 2Q17. In 2Q17, Verizon reported wireless service revenue of $15.6 billion, a 6.7% […]

Verizon CFO: Customers Will Pay Up For Our Unlimited Plans; Stock Jumps | Investor’s Business Daily

Verizon CFO: Customers Will Pay Up For Our Unlimited Plans; Stock Jumps | Investor’s Business Daily

ow component Verizon Communications (VZ) stock jumped Thursday on better-than-expected wireless subscriber additions during the second quarter as its chief financial officer extolled its premium pricing strategy on the earnings call. This ad will end in 10 seconds. Autoplay: On | OffShares in the broadband and wireless services provider were up 7.7% to 47.84 on […]

What to Expect for Verizon’s Wireless Service Revenue in 2Q17 | Market Realist

What to Expect for Verizon’s Wireless Service Revenue in 2Q17 | Market Realist

Earlier in 1Q17, Verizon reported wireless service revenue of $15.8 billion, a 6.1% fall YoY. This decline in wireless service revenue is because of the reduction in overage revenue and pricing plan optimization, mainly from single-line subscribers after the launch of the unlimited offerings. About 71% of postpaid phone subscribers are now on an unsubsidized pricing […]

Expect T-Mobile to Continue Inflicting Pain on Verizon and AT&T | The Street

Expect T-Mobile to Continue Inflicting Pain on Verizon and AT&T | The Street

With the company charging $70 per month for 1 unlimited line, $100 for 2 lines and $160 for 4 lines — and with taxes and fees included as of January — T-Mobile’s unlimited pricing still undercuts that of its larger rivals. Not counting taxes/fees, Verizon charges $80 per month for 1 line, $140 for 3 […]