Sprint Signs Roaming Deal with Cuban Carrier
Nov 2, 2015, 12:21 PM by Eric M. Zeman
Sprint today said it has cut a roaming agreement with Telecommunications Company of Cuba (ETECSA). Sprint is the first U.S. carrier to sign such an agreement, which will allow Sprint customers to roam on ETESCA's network when traveling to Cuba. Sprint said roaming rates for voice, messaging, and data will be announced later. Sprint didn't say when the roaming services will become available. In recent months, Sprint has expanded its roaming services to a wide number of countries across North and South America.
Nov 20, 2020
T-Mobile today became the first major wireless provider to launch 988, the new three-digit emergency number for those in need of free mental health support. Dialing the number connects you directly to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, a network of approximately 180 crisis centers staffed by professionally trained counselors.
Mar 23, 2021
Starting today, T-Mobile customers can sign up for free access to an exclusive upgraded version of the Pandora app that offers several premium features over the standard free version. The premium features include: "Ad-free Pandora music stations each weekend" (after watching one special ad).
Jul 12, 2021
AT&T has tweaked its International Day Pass and Unlimited Elite plan, adding more value for the same price. The International Day Pass is now free after the first ten days per billing period, offering a much better value on longer overseas trips.
Jul 16, 2021
Verizon has entered into a multi-year, $8.3 billion deal with Ericsson to expand Verizon's 5G network. The deal covers new mid-band coverage in the C band, as well as continued build-out of existing low-band and mmWave networks.