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T-Mobile closes deal for 700MHz spectrum, reiterates commitment to LTE rollout

T-Mobile closes deal for 700MHz spectrum, reiterates commitment to LTE rollout

Andrew Martonik 69

T-Mobile has finally closed a deal to acquire highly-valuable 700MHz spectrum from Verizon, enabling the next wave of network upgrades for the carrier. In the wireless world not all spectrum is created equal, with lower frequencies being more desirable because they travel further distances and better penetrate buildings. Both of these attributes are badly needed on T-Mobile's network as...

Vodafone set to boom in the UK with 1400 jobs being created via 150 new retail stores

Vodafone set to boom in the UK with 1400 jobs being created via 150 new retail stores

James Richardson 27

If you're currently a Vodafone customer in Europe it seems the network are striving to compete against their rivals in a big way. Things are kicking off in the UK with 1400 jobs being created via 150 new stores opening up. This new boost is part of a £1 billion investment which to cut a long story short is to try and get Vodafone's market share back to where it was - as they are now...