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Verizon earns top marks in newest RootMetrics report

While all of the big four carriers fared well in calls and text, Verizon provided the best data experience in 2012.

By April 26, 2013

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Real talk: Deciphering the wireless marketing hype

US wireless operators are revving their marketing machines to persuade customers to switch carriers. How do you separate the hype from the reality? CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice.

By April 11, 2015

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T-Mobile ditches static coverage map

The carrier says its new map of network coverage uses real-time data and will be updated every two weeks.

By March 30, 2015

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T-Mobile CEO says he's open to leasing program for phones

"I wouldn't rule it out," John Legere says about emulating Sprint's leasing model, but adds that there are no plans to roll one out in the near future.

By March 19, 2015

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AT&T enlists hoops stars to push latest claim: 'Strongest 4G LTE signal'

The company's new campaign will run through the "March Madness" college basketball tournament.

By March 14, 2015

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Which wireless carrier is king? One testing firm weighs in

The latest test by RootMetrics shows how the big are getting better. But small carriers Sprint and T-Mobile are making solid progress.

By February 9, 2015

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T-Mobile swings to Q4 profit as customer growth zooms along

The wireless carrier expects the momentum to continue into 2015, but it will have to reckon with the costs of its Data Stash program.

By February 19, 2015

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Want a 'free' tablet? T-Mobile gives away Alcatel 7-incher for Valentine's Day

You'll still have to pay for a monthly wireless plan on the carrier's Alcatel OneTouch Pop 7 promotion, but the tablet's cost is on T-Mobile.

By February 10, 2015

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Verizon takes top spot in network quality report, T-Mobile gains ground

Any way you slice it, Verizon's network solidly beats its competitors nationwide, according to RootMetrics independent network testing. But AT&T is not far behind. And T-Mobile is edging forward, displacing Sprint as a distant third.

By August 19, 2014

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RootMetrics crowns Verizon as top carrier for 2011

RootMetrics, an independent phone carrier analyst group, dubbed Verizon as LTE king in its year in review report.

By January 31, 2012