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Launching the 2014 MVNOs World Congress

Preparations for the 2014 MVNOs World Congress are well underway and we are delighted to announce new sessions and new speakers. New focus for next year includes: Enterprise MVNOs  – delivering innovative services and cost-effective connectivity to the enterprise Emerging Markets for MVNOs – which new markets are opening up to MNVOs?  Focus China, Saudi … Continue reading

Have you mapped out your 2013 MVNx strategy? We have, and it looks like this!

Have you booked your dates for the 2013 second half MVNOs Industry Summits? Here is a short summary on the MVNOs Industry Summits coming up this year:

Exclusive Speaker Interview with Scott Allan, Director, Ting

In the lead up to the 3nd annual MVNOs Industry Summit USA, taking place 21-22 November 2013 in Dallas, Texas, USA, we spoke to several industry experts, who will also speak at the event. Please read below the interview with Scott Allan, Director, Ting. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Do you think this is a particularly opportune time for potential … Continue reading

Call for Papers @ MVNOs Industry Summit USA, 20-21 November 2013, Dallas, Texas, USA

MVNOs Industry Summit USA, 21-22 November 2013, The Westin, Dallas, Texas, USA Taking MVNO Business Global – The Leading International MVNOs Industry Summit Series: EU, LATAM, CEE, Middle East, Africa, Asia, USA Informa Telecoms & Media is pleased to announce that it is once again that exciting time when we plan our second flagship event … Continue reading

MVNO Ting drops need for deposit, moves to postpaid billing model

In a bid to simplify its service and improve its customers’ experience, Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) MVNO Ting said it will stop requiring customers to put a deposit down at the beginning of their month of service and will instead only charge customers based on what they use. Previously, Ting customers would put down a deposit … Continue reading

MVNO Ultra Mobile intros $19/month calling option

T-Mobile USA MVNO Ultra Mobile tomorrow will take the wraps off its new $19 per month service plan with hopes that the new, low price will entice new subscribers to the company’s service. Ultra’s $19 service will provide 250 voice minutes, unlimited global SMS (which the carrier said would work on any mobile number in … Continue reading

Sprint MVNO Ting announces it’s getting the Samsung Galaxy S4

The Samsung Galaxy S4 (or whatever the official name will end up being) is perhaps the worst-kept secret in mobile. In advance of Samsung’s big launch event later today, Sprint MVNO Ting has announced on it’s blog that it will offer the follow-up to the hugely popular Samsung Galaxy S3. What’s more, it will do … Continue reading

The Ting $100,000 ETF Payout

We hear from people all the time that they’re going to make the move to Ting… just as soon as their current mobile contract is up. We hate to see people toil under the yoke of mobile oppression (not to overstate things). We’ve decided to take matters into our own hands.

Sprint MVNO Ting to add Windows Phones to lineup

Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) MVNO Ting said it plans to add Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows Phone 8 smartphones to its lineup later this year, following Sprint’s embrace of the platform. The MVNO did not indicate which devices it will launch but noted that Sprint has committed to bringing devices to market from HTC and Samsung Electronics.

Watch out, wireless carriers: MVNOs are gaining momentum

SUMMARY: It’s been a decade since MVNOs first challenged major wireless carriers, and now they account for more than 10 percent of mobile users. Telecom veteran Whitey Bluestein says the latest crop of MVNOs are poised to trigger a whole new round of disruption. By Whitey Bluestein, Bluestein & Associates, LLC, Dec. 22, 2012 – … Continue reading