Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 20th Mar 2011 20:20 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless A major deal just went down in the United States, which seriously shakes up the mobile industry on the other side of the pond: AT&T has announced it plans to buy T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom.
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Not good for T-Mobile...
by Fennec_Fox on Mon 21st Mar 2011 12:35 UTC
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Well, being Canadian, it doesn't affect me directly. However, talking to about half a dozen buddies of mine, who are on a T-Mobile now, AT&T will likely NOT get the customer base they are after. Every person I talked to is adamant on dumping T-Mobile the moment the deal is approved, and go with a small regional carrier... In short - they are willing to put up with some inconveniences to avoid falling into AT&T big hairy arms again... T-Mobile will lose customers, and AT&T will not be getting them back, by the looks of it...

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