Tag: Mobile Phone Pricing

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 […]

T-Mobile to launch TV service in 2018, challenging cable and satellite giants with purchase of Layer3 TV | GeekWire

T-Mobile to launch TV service in 2018, challenging cable and satellite giants with purchase of Layer3 TV | GeekWire

T-Mobile says it will launch its own TV service in 2018, expanding its competitive focus beyond the U.S. wireless giants to target major cable and satellite providers with its latest “Uncarrier” initiative. The Bellevue, Wash.-based wireless company says it will acquire Layer3 TV Inc., a Denver, Colo.-based television technology company started by cable veterans, leveraging […]

Apple To Bring Introductory Subscription Pricing To The App Store | ubergizmo

Apple To Bring Introductory Subscription Pricing To The App Store | ubergizmo

The idea of subscribing to a service the recurs every month can be a bit daunting, especially if you already have other subscriptions. However Apple wants to address this by allowing developers to offer introductory subscription pricing for the App Store, meaning that developers can now choose to offer lower upfront prices for new subscribers. […]

The psychology of a profitable pricing strategy: Lessons from Apple | Techpoint

The psychology of a profitable pricing strategy: Lessons from Apple | Techpoint

Apple makes really costly products, yet sells them massively! Something really psychological is happening. Implementing this pricing strategy, whether in your freelancing career, e-commerce or general business will help you make massive sales even when you charge more. The first real benefit of this strategy is that you’ll beat the comparison shopper. The comparison shopper […]

BioTelemetry: Key Partnership In Apple’s Heart Study Featuring Apple’s Watch – BioTelemetry, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEAT) | Seeking Alpha

BioTelemetry: Key Partnership In Apple’s Heart Study Featuring Apple’s Watch – BioTelemetry, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEAT) | Seeking Alpha

According to Apple’s last earnings call, the company’s Watch has had unit growth of 50% for the third consecutive quarter, establishing itself as arguably the best selling smartwatch in the world. Apple describes its watch during the call as “the ultimate device for a healthy life” and is doubling down on its statement by collaborating […]

Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs OnePlus 5T: Price in India, Specification and Features Compared | MySmartPrice

Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs OnePlus 5T: Price in India, Specification and Features Compared | MySmartPrice

OnePlus has recently launched the 5T smartphone in the mid-range price category, and in spite of being in the mid-range price category, it has many features that the high-end smartphones pack. Therefore, it competes with Samsung Galaxy S8+ and the Apple iPhone 8 Plus. Let’s find out which one is a better buy. Apple iPhone […]

Apple Reportedly Planning to Release Most Affordable 9.7-inch iPad Ever in Late 2018 | Mac Rumors

Apple Reportedly Planning to Release Most Affordable 9.7-inch iPad Ever in Late 2018 | Mac Rumors

With the new device, the sources expect the tablet market to witness a new wave of price competition among first-tier players including Samsung Electronics, Amazon, Huawei and Lenovo. The sources pointed out that Apple’s new iPad may arrive in the second quarter of 2018 and in addition to regular consumers Apple is also looking to […]

Shaw undercuts Big Three on iPhone pricing, Freedom Mobile to sell iPhone X for $0 upfront | Financial Post

Shaw undercuts Big Three on iPhone pricing, Freedom Mobile to sell iPhone X for $0 upfront | Financial Post

Shaw Communications Inc.’s Freedom Mobile will shake up the way wireless carriers have traditionally sold Apple Inc. devices in Canada when it starts selling iPhones for the first time on Friday. Freedom Mobile will sell the latest slate of iPhones, including the 8, 8 Plus and X, for $0 upfront on two-year contracts, Shaw announced […]

Mission impossible? Blame it on Jio | Deccan Herald

Mission impossible? Blame it on Jio | Deccan Herald

When Reliance Communications (RCom) launched with its “Monsoon Offer” prices in 2002, mobile call rates — and therefore customer bills, or the average revenue per user, a key metric in the telecommunications industry – fell drastically for the first time. Since then, India has ridden an expanding mobile telephony wave, with telecom companies hyper-competing with […]