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[MT] RadioShack Kicks T-Mobile to the Curb, Hooks Up with Verizon

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According to Reuters, RadioShack was fed up with its unprofitable partnership with T-Mobile and thinks it can do better with Verizon. It probably didn't help that not even six months ago, RadioShack accused T-Mobile of materially breaching its contract.

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They now re-hook up with Verizon, who they dumped for Cingular 6 years ago (which is now AT&T). They also dumped Voicestream (which is now T-Mobile) when they picked up Verizon about 10 years ago (which was AirTouch back then?). Maybe they need to make up their mind.
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t-mobile is being absorbed by ATT.... aren't they..
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Originally Posted by Draggin;14361275 
t-mobile is being absorbed by ATT.... aren't they..

Yes AT&T is trying to but people are trying to stop it. I know AT&T is advertising about it already.
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Wow just the other day we opened a T-Mobile family plan at radio shack with a couple of G2xs.
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Yes AT&T is trying to but people are trying to stop it. I know AT&T is advertising about it already.
Stop it? Do you have any more information about this? Im curious to know whos trying to stop the deal. Last time I read some news, ATT was boasting how the deal would have 100% go through and how its good for everyone.
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I still dont understand how atnt is on top of it all still.

They support the fascist model of pay more for less service.

But yet people are still their clients..... so backwards
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Stop it? Do you have any more information about this? Im curious to know whos trying to stop the deal. Last time I read some news, ATT was boasting how the deal would have 100% go through and how its good for everyone.

http://www.overclock.net/technology-...ck-merger.html

There's your proof.
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I wouldn't put my money in this doing anything for Radioshack in the long run.

Verizon has its own, very successful, retail centers. Not to mention, more people are buying from Amazon, and other online wireless retailers.
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Interesting, thanks for providing the information. Too bad its only 11 customers fighting against it.
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