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T-Mobile could acquire MetroPCS very soon, several issues remain unsettled

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Deutsche Telekom is reportedly in talks with MetroPCS to merge it with T-Mobile USA.  As many of you probably already know, Deutsche Telekom is the German parent company of  T-Mobile USA and is in the process of…

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MetroPCS

Is T-Mobile looking to draft MetroPCS in merger? [RUMOR]

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At least three times per calendar year, T-Mobile USA is rumored to be joining forces with another carrier in order to get out of fourth place. With the exception of the very real and ultimately unsuccessful atte…

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AT&T

AT&T will NOT acquire T-Mobile, issues statement blaming government interference

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The acquisition that wasn’t is now official – AT&T will not complete its planned acquisition of T-Mobile USA. Following continued opposition from the U.S. Department of Justice and FCC, AT…

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AT&T withdraws FCC application to acquire T-Mobile, takes new tactic to get government approval

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T-Mobile fans upset about AT&T’s proposed acquisition of the magenta network have another reason to be thankful now that the deal has hit a major roadblock. Following the FCC indicating that it wou…

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T-Mobile

T-Mobile USA loses 50,000 customers because “overall trends remain difficult”

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T-Mobile USA lost another 50,000 customers in Q2 2011 according to its quarterly earnings report issue today. It continues a long-running trend of T-Mobile failing to attract and keep customers, despite hav…

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AT&T buys T-Mobile USA for $39 billion

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T-Mobile USA fans, meet your new AT&T overlords. AT&T Wireless has just issued a press release stating that it has agreed to purchase the American arm of Deutsche Telekom. According to the report, AT&…

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T-Mobile UK and Orange UK complete merger

Carriers

T-Mobile UK and Orange UK complete merger

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The T-Mobile and Orange merger in the United Kingdom is now official. Deutsche Telekom and France Telecom announced today that their new joint venture is complete following the necessary government approva…

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T-Mobile: We lost American customers because many couldn’t get 3G

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T-Mobile: We lost American customers because many couldn’t get 3G

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Deustche Telekom, parent company of T-Mobile USA, knows why it lost customers. While many blame low-cost plans offered by smaller carriers, CFO Timotheus Hoettges blames the loss on the lack of 3G speed avail…

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T-Mobile considering Sprint purchase

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T-Mobile considering Sprint purchase

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Anyone who had doubts about how serious T-Mobile parent company Deutsche Telekom is about becoming a more powerful carrier may want to listen to this little news item: DT wants to buy Sprint. The Telegraph repo…

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