Calling Communities Catch on with Carriers

Marek, Sue
November 2006
Wireless Week;11/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 22, p19
Trade Publication
The article discusses the efforts of mobile operators in the U.S. to offer unlimited calling between their customers and a designated group of callers. Designated group calling, a trend started by Suncom, gained popularity after Alltel launched My Circle plan, which allows subscribers on certain rate plans to designated up to 10 preferred numbers. T-Mobile USA launched its MyFaves plan which reaches beyond just calling groups and includes handsets with a customized user interface.


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