My take is that Cingular and ATT deserve each other. As far as I know, they have the worst customer service, misery multiplied by two just doubles it.
Reports: Cingular makes formal AWS offer
by Dan Meyer
Jan. 20, 2004 12:31 PM EST
Cingular Wireless L.L.C. has reportedly made a formal offer to acquire rival AT&T Wireless Services Inc. in a move that if approved by AT&T Wireless’ board of directors, which is meeting this week ahead of the carrier’s fourth-quarter and year-end financial results announcement next week, would result in the creation of the country’s largest wireless carrier with approximately 45 million subscribers.
Published reports citing a source close to the deal noted Cingular’s offer was an all-cash proposal believed to be at a premium over AT&T Wireless’ current $10 per share trading pric...
this is amazing news, woohoo.
Funny this, everyone thinks AWS is so so bad, yet they have five differnet providers looking to gobble them up!
NTT DoCoMo is only bidding really to sweeten their persentage of AWS they ownm (15% I think?), before they sell off those shares at a higher price.
Nextel is a buyee, not a buyer, lol.
T-Mobile is despirate for a merger since their network is lacking in comparison to the major GSM players Cingular, and AT&T Wireless. If Cingular/AWS merged, T-Mo will be left with massive holes in their network since Cingular/AWS will probably drop their agreements since they won't need them anymore,...