Cellular One Intros New Nationwide Unlimited Plan
Today Cellular One announced a new calling plan. The All of America plan includes nationwide unlimited voice calls and text messaging with no roaming or long distance charges. The plan costs $80 per month. Cellular One has roaming agreements with AT&T and T-Mobile.
Scratch Wireless to Start Charging for Cell Calls, Texts
Scratch Wireless, a Sprint MVNO, said it can no longer afford to give services away for free and will begin charging for some features. Scratch Wireless has historically offered free WiFi calling and free messaging via cellular and WiFi.
MetroPCS Customers Can Roam in Mexico, Canada for $5
MetroPCS today announced the North America Unlimited add-on, which gives customers the ability to roam in Canada and Mexico for $5 per month. With this plan, customers can talk, text, and use LTE data across North America.
MetroPCS Wins Mexico Calling Plan of Its Own
MetroPCS today revealed a new plan for making calls to Mexico. The Mexico Unlimited package borrows a page from T-Mobile's Mobile Without Borders plan and offers unlimited calling and messaging to mobile and landlines in Mexico.
Republic Wireless to Refund Customers for Unused Data
Republic Wireless today announced Republic Refund plans, which will reimburse customers for unused cellular data each month. The company is offering a range of new plans with varying data buckets.
Cellular One is the former Chinook Wireless in Montana and Wyoming. A separate market of Cellular One was purchased by AT&T.
It was developed about 25 years ago as a way for rural or none B carriers to have a larger presence.
It is only used by a very small handful of independents now.