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T-Mobile Loses 500k Subscribers Right...

by on 03/20/2013 - 07:43 am
Category: News

T-Mobile has had its hands full trying to finalize its merger with MetroPCS; and with voting finally happening later this month, it could’ve have come at a better time. Unfortunately, MetroPCS might think differently, especially with T-Mobile reporting sharp losses to its subscriber base.
T-Mobile has recently posted its fourth quarter results from 2012, and things aren’t going too smoothly for the fourth biggest carrier in the U.S wireless market. While there are growing segments in T-Mobile’s market, one of them isn’t from subscription contracts. T-Mobile has reported losing over 500,000 contracted subscribers last quarter, a category that accounts for more than 60 ...

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Leap Wireless $800 Million iPhone Con...

by on 03/20/2013 - 06:49 am
Categories: News, Prepaid Carriers

The iPhone may not be the Midas touch wireless carriers have been hoping for.
Unsold iPhones are sitting idly in the storehouses of Leap Wireless, reports the Wall Street Journal; and it’s costing the wireless communications company a pretty penny. Leap Wireless is currently under contract with Apple to push a certain quota of the phone’s iconic mobile devices. Unfortunately, it’s been more difficult to sell off than Leap had expected.  
Leap Wireles COO Jerry Elliot has assured investors and analysts that they need not be “concerned about... meeting the Apple commitment”, but that it’s hard to not see the damage control from the actual damage, espe ...

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How to Conduct Cheap Market Research ...

by on 03/20/2013 - 06:21 am
Category: Business Management

Market research is absolutely essentially for any kind of business. And while it may sound like something reserved for the biggest of corporations, even your prepaid dealership could benefit from a bit of market insight.
Unfortunately, good market research doesn’t come cheap. And when your profit margins are razor thin, hiring a professional research firm might not be the best option.
But there are a number of options you can do to get some market research without having to shaft your life savings.

Survey Your Customers
Knowing more about your customers is a great way of knowing how to get more customers. Even if you’re starting out with a few who pass by your store (or you ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Unvelied: Great Spe...

by on 03/20/2013 - 02:11 am
Category: Mobile Phones

After all the marketing hype and internet leaks, Samsung has finally unveiled the Galaxy S4. And to no one’s surprise, the leaks were pretty much on the mark with this one.Still, the tech world’s eyes are on Samsung whether they’ll be able to duplicate the success of their previous flagship phone. Here’s a brief round up of the specs of the Samsung Galaxy S4:

5” inch AMOLED Display
Pre-loaded with Android 4.2.2 (Jellybean)
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro Processor
2GB Ram
16, 32 or 64 GB of storage (expandable with MicroSD)
13 MP Rear Facing Camera

The most striking thing about the Galaxy S4 is that it isn’t striking at all. Outside of the larger scr ...

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