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Boost Founder Vows To Save Prepaid From T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

26 days ago   |   By Android Headlines

Boost Mobile founder Peter Adderton vowed to save the prepaid segment from what he believes is certain collapse caused by T-Mobile and Sprint's merger should the proposed consolidation be approved without major concessions being required from either firm. The industry veteran is now pushing for the Department of Justice and Federal Communications Commission to demand divestments from the two telecom giants before greenlighting the deal that would reduce the number of national mobile service providers in the country to three, arguing that any other scenario would be detrimental to prepaid...
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FCC will now take your comments on whether to allow T-Mobile/Sprint merger

FCC will now take your comments on whether to allow T-Mobile/Sprint merger

26 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

Enlarge / T-Mobile CEO John Legere and then-Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure during an interview on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on April 30, 2018.
The Federal Communications Commission will accept petitions from now until August 27 to deny the $26 billion T-Mobile USA/Sprint merger , the commission announced yesterday.
Petitions to deny-as well as less formal comments-can be submitted online at the FCC's docket page. Recent filings can be found here .
After petitions to deny the merger are filed, T-Mobile and Sprint or other supporters of the merger can submit oppositions to the...
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