Minnesota Joins 13-State Lawsuit Against T-Mobile And Sprint MergerMinnesota is the latest state to join a lawsuit against a proposed merger of major telecom companies T-Mobile and Sprint, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said Friday. Thirteen other Attorney Generals are part of a complaint alleging the merger would increase cellphone prices, cut jobs, and hurt rural customers.
Sprint, T-Mobile Agree To $26.5 Billion MergerT-Mobile and Sprint reached a $26.5 billion merger agreement Sunday that would reduce the U.S. wireless industry to three major players — that is, if the Trump administration's antitrust regulators let the deal go through.
Long Lines In Minn. As Apple Releases New iPhoneToday is the day tech geeks and Apple fans the world over have been waiting for. The latest iPhones, the iPhone 6 and 6 plus have hit stores.
She Called 911 From Mpls., But The Operator Picked Up In NYCA woman called 911 in the middle of the night in Minneapolis and an operator picked up five states away. It happened to Faye Lewis last month when she made the emergency call from her cell phone.
911 Callers Will One Day Send Photos, Text Messages To Dispatchers It took more than two years to upgrade Minnesota’s 911 system, but work just wrapped up. Now, all emergency call centers across the state are connected to the Next Generation 911 network (NG911).
Good Question: Where Are The Extra Charges On Your Cell Bill Going?When our cell phone bill comes each month, many of us just pay it without a second glance. But if you read it closely, you'll see we're all paying a bunch of taxes, surcharges and fees.
Don’t Text 911; You’ll Get This MessageIf you’ve ever tried texting a 911 call in Minnesota, you probably didn’t get a response. Now the state's four major service carriers are doing something about it.
Good Question: Are Mergers Ever Good For Consumers?AT&T wants to buy T-Mobile for $39 billion. Clearly, AT&T thinks the deal is good for its business. But what about consumers? Is having fewer choices ever good for consumers?