| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Now's a great time to buy and save on an Apple iPhone or shiny new Samsung Galaxy.
Even if you're not in the market for a hot new smartphone, there is no time like the present to make sure you're getting the most (while paying the least) out of your...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Verizon Wireless once promised customers an unrivaled network with clear calls and fast downloads in exchange for expensive cellphone service.
But no longer. With network improvements industrywide, a price war is breaking out.
Verizon Wireless and AT&...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Sprint Corp. said Tuesday that it will end its title sponsorship of NASCAR's premier series after 2016.
The move was not unexpected because Sprint has been struggling in the wireless phone market against such rivals as Verizon and AT&T.
| Dec 19, 2014
| 12:25 PM
T-Mobile will pay at least $90 million in penalties and refunds as part of a settlement over its alleged practice of “mobile cramming,” or placing unauthorized third-party charges on customers’ cellphone bills, the Federal Communications...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be over, but Sprint is rolling out one of its biggest price cuts ever.
The nation's No. 3 wireless carrier, which has rapidly been losing market share, announced Tuesday that it will cut in half the monthly rate plan...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Wireless cell phone service provider Ntelos announced Tuesday it plans to leave the increasingly competitive eastern Virginia market, including Hampton Roads and Richmond.
Ntelos says it agreed to sell its regional wireless spectrum licenses to T-Mobile...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 7:39 AM
These "mini" variants of manufacturers' marquee handsets are scaled-down versions, both in size and in specs. But what these handsets lose in power, they usually make up for with a lower, more affordable price.
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
The good: Its small...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:00 AM
When John Legere vowed to make big changes at T-Mobile, he started with himself: He grew his hair into a shaggy mane, traded in his suit and tie for a hot pink wardrobe and silver fang necklace, and unleashed a loudmouth attitude never before seen in...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Wireless carrier Sprint Corp. says it is eliminating 2,000 jobs, or about 5% of its staff, as part of an effort to cut $1.5 billion in annual spending.
The company said the cuts will be made over the coming weeks and months, and it is still...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:36 AM
Sprint Corp announced on Monday it will fire 2,000 employees and it cut its 2014 adjusted earnings forecast as the company attempts to reduce costs and turn around several quarters of losses.
The layoffs are expected to lower labor costs by $400 million...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 12:18 PM
French telecom company Iliad SA says it has dropped its bid to buy a majority stake in wireless carrier T-Mobile US.
Iliad, which is smaller than T-Mobile, made a surprise offer of $15 billion for a 57 percent stake in T-Mobile in July. At the time,...