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  • Why Google’s Plan To Sell Wireless Probably Doesn’t Scare Network Providers

    Why Google’s Plan To Sell Wireless Probably Doesn’t Scare Network Providers

    Google is gearing up to sell wireless service directly to customers as a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), by acquiring excess network capacity from Sprint and T-Mobile and reselling it to customers under its own brand. This is the same approach used by Cricket Wireless, MetroPCS, Pure Talk, Republic Wireless and many others in the U.S., but Google’s arrangement apparently… Read More

  • A New Android App Called Glove Will Tell You What Carrier Is Best For You

    A New Android App Called Glove Will Tell You What Carrier Is Best For You

    Glove, a new Android application launching today, is attempting to address a real-world pain point that affects an important decision that nearly every individual or family in the U.S. has to make at some point: which wireless carrier is the best one for you? To do so, the app is installed on your device where it will run in the background for three days, keeping tabs on where you use your… Read More