Prepaid Wireless Tracker
- July 2008 Issue
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you ready for the new hands free law?
While this applies to all wireless, not just prepaid,
affected should be aware of this new law that takes effect now, July 1,
2008. It will be interesting to see how it unfolds in
and how quickly other states apply a similar law.
Mobile offers $79.99 call plan; shares fall (source article removed)
Definitely a competitive price in the postpaid world, but does this
make sense for prepaid customers? MetroPCS, Boost Mobile, and
others have seemingly much more competitive plans for prepaid users.
Go $100.00 Prepaid Wireless Refill Card - Emailed (source article
A $100 T-Mobile To Go refill card number that will give you instant
gold rewards, which means a 15% bonus on all future refills AND your
minutes won’t expire for one full year. This is definitely
value worth checking out.
iPhone 3G customers may pay $600 for handset - report
Insider - Herndon,VA,USA
While the iPhone 2.0 is leaps and bounds
better than the
first version, that's a lot of money for a phone! It'll be
interesting to see what the prepaid penetration for this phone will be.
and Wireless introduces prepaid BlackBerry plan
Gleaner - Kingston,Jamaica
Even if you don't live in Jamaica, this
towards the demand for the latest and greatest amongst prepaid wireless
customers. Prepaid wireless is most certainly not taking a
seat to postpaid. Prepaid is merely a way to pay, and does
mean that customers aren't looking for the latest technology and good
USA acquires Helio for $39 million (source article removed)
City Star - MO,USA
An interesting play for two unfrofitable and
companies to merge. There could be some very interesting
strategic benefits, however, we'll have to see how this unfolds.
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