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There's Something Crazy in the Air

Mike Montgomery | Posted 04.25.2013 | Technology
Mike Montgomery

Bananas. That's the best way to describe the current state of the wireless industry. Absolutely bananas.

Will FCC Chairman Genachowski Allow More Job Destruction in a T-Mobile/MetroPCS Merger?

Nathan Newman | Posted 05.05.2013 | Technology
Nathan Newman

When merging companies talk about cost savings through "synergy," the workers know that pink slips are usually on the way. That's what we can expect if FCC Chairman Genachowski allows a merger of T-Mobile and MetroPCS to go through without conditions to protect employment.

AT&T Approaches Rivals To Save T-Mobile Bid

Bloomberg | Posted 11.19.2011 | Technology

AT&T Inc. (T) is approaching smaller rivals including MetroPCS Communications Inc. (PCS) and Leap Wireless International Inc. (LEAP) to sell spectrum ...

Wireless Carrier Offers Unlimited Music With Phone Plan

Posted 10.18.2011 | Technology

RYAN NAKASHIMA, AP/THE HUFINGTON POST (LOS ANGELES) -- MetroPCS Communications Inc., the nation's fifth-largest wireless phone carrier, is jumping int...

Low Income Cell Phone Customers Can Think for Themselves

David Honig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
David Honig

Low income people -- the underserved -- don't need the FCC to decide, for them, how they can spend their money.

In Defense of Sub-Standard Cell Phone Service: Big Media Gets Rescued. Again.

Malkia A. Cyril | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Malkia A. Cyril

If the ethos of America is about removing unfair barriers to individual opportunity and success, then it is un-American to give low-income communities substandard Internet service that creates barriers to economic opportunity.

What's The Worst Cell Phone On Earth?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

According to Slate's Farhad Manjoo, that dubious distinction goes to MetroPCS' Samsung Craft. Manjoo couldn't say enough bad things about the 4G p...