Customer Is King In U.S. Cellular Kingdom
- CARRIER PUTS FAITH IN BELIEFNET, TRILIBIS. O’Shea, Dan // Telephony;12/1/2003, Vol. 244 Issue 24, p12
Reports on the plan of US Cellular Corp. to announce a mobile community service application in the U.S. Computer company that will assist in the installation of the service; Online multi-faith spiral community where the network will be based; Scalability of the system.
- U.S. CELLULAR UNVEILS CELL PHONE RECYCLING PROGRAM. // Industrial Environment;Sep2004, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the Community Action Recycling Effort (C.A.R.E.) program started by the U.S. Cellular in Chicago, Illinois to collect unused cell phones. Objective of the C.A.R.E. program; Potential effect of cell phones on the environment; Background on the operations of U.S. Cellular.
- U.S. Cellular struggles, cites economy. Winter, Allie // RCR Wireless News;11/10/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 36, p17
The article reports that U.S. Cellular Corp. lost a total of 18,000 customers during the third quarter of 2008. It is mentioned that of the carrier's customer losses, nearly 15,000 customers out of the 18,000 total were from U.S. Cellular's non-retail, resale operations. Within the carrier's own...
- U.S. Cellular launches picture messaging with Motorola gear. // RCR Wireless News;6/28/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 26, p13
Reports on the nationwide launching of the picture messaging program of U.S. Cellular, known as Easyedge, which uses the multimedia services center (MMSC) of Motorola. Reason for choosing the MMSC solution of Motorola according to Mike Irizarry of U.S. Cellular; Design of the Motorola...
- U.S. Cellular takes PTT out of consumer sales. // RCR Wireless News;4/9/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p16
The article reports that U.S. Cellular Corp. has taken its push-to-talk retail offering out of commission and limited the sale of walkie-talkie phones and service only to business channels. Retail stores and call centers will still support business PTT customers but the SpeedTalk product will...
- LETTERS. Nelson, Don; Adams, Scott; Malhotra, Anil // RCR Wireless News;4/25/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 17, p11
Presents letters to the editor referencing articles and topics discussed in previous issues. Best overall score attained by U.S. Cellular in analysis of customer complaints; Business model used by InPhonic; "SIP Allows Consumers to Sidestep Carriers," which explained the different channels to...
- U.S. Cellular selects Nortel for 1x contract. // RCR Wireless News;10/13/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 41, p12
Reports the selection of Nortel Networks Ltd. by U.S. Cellular to supply its CDMA2000 1x core radio and wireless access technology in October 2003. Advantage of the deal to U.S. Cellular.
- MetroPCS to buy Daytona license from U.S. Cellular. // RCR Wireless News;9/27/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 39, p1
Reports on the sale of the personal communications systems (PCS) license of U.S. Cellular Corp. to MetroPCS Inc. in Daytona Beach, Florida as of September 27, 2004. Reason for the sale of the PCS license; Use of the proceeds from market sales to fund core market clusters in the Midwest,...
- T-Mobile USA sweetens unlimited offer for families. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;6/9/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 18, p4
The article reports that T-Mobile USA Inc. has started a new offer for families that allows customers to add additional lines of service for $50 per month. As reported, the plan allows for two lines of service with unlimited calling as well as text, picture and video messaging for $150 per...