RWA Applauds Library of Congress Handset Unlocking Decision

The statement below may be attributed to Erin P. Fitzgerald, RWA’s Assistant Regulatory Counsel. Arlington, VA – The Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (RWA) has long supported the ability of consumers to unlock their cellphones, and [...]

October 29th, 2015|Categories: Devices, Handsets, Legislation, Press Releases|Tags: , , |

ACG Announces Affiliate Membership at RWA Event

September 10, 2015 - Las Vegas, NV – The Associated Carrier Group (ACG) announced a new Affiliate Membership program during the Rural Wireless Summit, hosted by the Rural Wireless Association (RWA), in Las Vegas, Nevada. ACG [...]

September 10th, 2015|Categories: Devices, Handsets, Member Press Release, Press Releases|Tags: , , , |

Interop adds RCS Version 5 Features to Cloud Technology

Network address book and social presence enhance Interop RCS “IMS-less” solution Interop Technologies, a provider of core wireless solutions for advanced messaging, over-the-air handset management, and connectivity gateways, today announced that its Rich Communication Services (RCS) [...]

February 6th, 2013|Categories: Devices, Handsets, Member News|Tags: |

ClearSky Mobile Media aligns with Quality One Wireless to Launch Certified Handset Program

ClearSky Mobile Media, Inc., a leading provider of mobile data services and content to regional wireless carriers, announced on August 19th its partnership with Quality One Wireless to implement a Certified Handset Program to more [...]

August 20th, 2011|Categories: Handsets, Member News|Tags: , |

Broadband Breakfast Club event on AT&T’s Takeover of T-Mobile Gets Heated

RTG's General Counsel, Carri Bennet, let everyone know at the Broadband Breakfast Club event that the fight against this merger will be a "battle to death."  She noted that conditions on this deal are not [...]

May 20th, 2011|Categories: Competition, Handsets, Roaming, Stimulus|Tags: , , , |

Webcast: Wireless Industry Consolidation – May 19, 2011

Watch the webcast where you'll hear from industry groups on why AT&T's takeover of T-Mobile is bad news for competition and would hurt the wireless industry and the economy. We all know this takeover is [...]

May 11th, 2011|Categories: Competition, Handsets, Spectrum, Webcast|Tags: , , , , , , |

RTG Urges FCC, DOJ to Block AT&T’s Acquisition of T-Mobile

Conditions Alone Will Not Overcome Threats to Consumer Choice, Job Loss and Competition Washington, D.C. – Exactly one month ago, AT&T Inc. (AT&T) boldly announced its plan to take over T-Mobile USA, Inc. (T-Mobile). As [...]

April 21st, 2011|Categories: Competition, Handsets, Press Releases, Roaming, Spectrum|Tags: , , , |

RTG opposes AT&T’s purchase of Qualcomm’s 700 MHz Spectrum

RTG responded to the Joint Opposition of AT&T and Qualcomm to Petitions to Deny or to Condition Consent and Reply to Comments filed by AT&T and Qualcomm. RTG opposes the sale of Qualcomm's lower 700 [...]

March 28th, 2011|Categories: Competition, FCC Filings, Handsets, Roaming, Spectrum|Tags: , , , |

RTG Petitions FCC to Deny Sale of Qualcomm’s 700 MHz Spectrum to AT&T

On March 11th, RTG petitioned the FCC to deny the proposed assignment of Qualcomm's lower 700 MHz band licenses to AT&T or in the alternative to condition any such grant in a manner that will [...]

March 15th, 2011|Categories: Competition, FCC Filings, Handsets, Roaming, Spectrum|Tags: , , , , , |

RTG supports President Obama’s pledge to bring next generation high-speed wireless to all Americans

RTG enthusiastically supports President Obama’s pledge to bring next generation high-speed wireless coverage to 98% of all Americans within the next five years. Increasing the availability of mobile broadband services will boost rural economies and [...]

January 27th, 2011|Categories: Handsets, Roaming, Spectrum|Tags: , , , , |