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Wi-Fi now free in US as work, education go online amid coronavirus outbreak

Comcast, Charter and AT&T have announced free public Wi-FI access for 60 days, while Verizon, Cox and T-Mobile have provided other offers

15 Mar 2020 5:46 PM

How the US is faring with the surge in home internet use amid coronavirus

Traffic has spiked 10% to 20% during peak hours since the first week of February in greater Seattle, the US city hardest-hit by COVID-19

15 Mar 2020 4:55 PM

T-Mobile CEO John Legere to step down next year

Legere, who joined T-Mobile in 2012, will remain a member of the company's board.

19 Nov 2019 7:50 AM

U.S. tells T-Mobile, Sprint to wrap up divestiture deal - source

According to a source, the companies will face a lawsuit aimed at stopping their proposed merger, if they don't wrap up the deal.

19 Jul 2019 5:20 PM

French Senate rejects tougher telecoms controls despite US Huawei warning

Huawei is facing international scrutiny over its ties with the Chinese government.

07 Feb 2019 10:05 AM


Telecom company proposes steps to make 5G safe as Huawei debate rages

The United States has shut Chinese vendors out of government contracts on security grounds.

31 Jan 2019 2:53 PM

US charges China's Huawei for sanctions violations, technology theft

The Justice Department charged Huawei and its chief financial officer with conspiring to violate US sanctions on Iran.

29 Jan 2019 12:04 PM

US investigating whether Huawei stole trade secrets

Investigators are looking into whether the company stole technology behind a robotic device that T-Mobile used to test smartphones.

20 Jan 2019 12:36 PM

OnePlus, backed by Qualcomm and T-Mobile, set to launch smartphone in US

OnePlus is entering the US market on October 19 with the backing of two key local allies: Qualcomm and mobile operator T-Mobile.

29 Oct 2018 7:18 PM

Ericsson inks $3.5 billion 5G deal

T-Mobile said in February it was working with Ericsson and rival network vendor Nokia of Finland to build out 5G networks.

12 Sep 2018 10:41 AM


T-Mobile ties up with Nokia to supply it with next-gen 5G network gear

The T-Mobile award is critical to Finland’s Nokia, whose results have been battered by years of slowing demand for existing 4G networks.

31 Jul 2018 9:00 AM

Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers

The data has apparently allowed outside companies to pinpoint the location of wireless devices without their owners’ knowledge or consent.

20 Jun 2018 8:50 AM

Sprint and T-Mobile agree to combine in $26.5 billion deal

The merger would bulk both the companies up to a similar size as industry giants Verizon and AT&T.

30 Apr 2018 9:57 AM