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T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T Are Selling Customers' Real-Time Location Data, And It's Falling Into the Wrong Hands, Motherboard Jan 2019
"T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T are selling access to their customers’ location data, and that data is ending up in the hands of bounty hunters and others not authorized to possess it, letting them track most phones in the country."

"The bounty hunter did this all without deploying a hacking tool or having any previous knowledge of the phone’s whereabouts. Instead, the tracking tool relies on real-time location data sold to bounty hunters that ultimately originated from the telcos themselves, including T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint, a Motherboard investigation has found. These surveillance capabilities are sometimes sold through word-of-mouth networks."

"at least one company, called Microbilt, is selling phone geolocation services with little oversight to a spread of different private industries, ranging from car salesmen and property managers to bail bondsmen and bounty hunters"
surveillance  security  privacy  T-Mobile  Sprint  AT&T  cellular 
8 days ago by pierredv
T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T Are Selling Customers' Real-Time Location Data, And It's Falling Into the Wrong Hands
The mobile phone carriers promised not to sell location data to shady companies after law enforcement was found to be abusing it. This reporter caught T-Mobile selling data to a company that sold it to a company that was shady.
privacy  security  t-mobile  via:reddit 
9 days ago by mcherm
AT&T answers 5 questions about its mobile 5G service | FierceWireless
not much more than a commercial trial. interesting point about 100MHz channel and 2TR. 25%ish price premium over T-Mo
t-mobile  att  5g  ovum 
29 days ago by yorksranter
T-Mobile US prepares to turn on the TV as profit surges - Mobile World Live
Though T-Mobile in regulatory filings highlighted the importance of access to Sprint’s 2.5GHz spectrum for its 5G network build, Ray said on the call the operator could turn to 3.5GHz and 3.7GHz to 4.2GHz (C-Band) spectrum in the absence of approval.

Ray commented there are “real opportunities for commercial deployments” on the unlicensed portion of the 3.5GHz band in the mid-2019 timeframe
t-mobile  10k-watch  ovum 
11 weeks ago by yorksranter
T-Mobile's Mayo: Edge computing is ‘not as imminent as maybe the hype cycle would suggest’ | FierceWireless
Mayo first explained that the latency available on LTE networks is already as low as 20 ms, and he said that figure could decline to 5-10 ms on 5G networks. He said those latency speeds will be suitable for most applications in the near term. “The need to broadly deploy edge compute diminishes” as those latency speeds decline // however, as network latency declines, the % of speed-of-light latency in the total latency budget increases
t-mobile  mec  webperf  latency  ovum 
12 weeks ago by yorksranter
Sprint verkauft Online-Werbegeschäft an Inmobi
Der viertgrößte US-Mobilfunkanbieter Sprint trennt sich vor der Übernahme durch den größeren Rivalen T-Mobile US von seinem Online-Werbegeschäft
sprint  t-mobile  advertising  ovum 
october 2018 by yorksranter
T-Mobile shows off 5G network modeling tech in FCC meeting | FierceWireless
In midband spectrum, 5G would provide 52% more spectral efficiency over LTE when using 4x4 MIMO.
5g  ovum  fcc  t-mobile 
october 2018 by yorksranter
MetroPCS rebrands with unlimited plans that offer Google One, Amazon Prime - The Verge
MetroPCS is getting its first big rebrand after being acquired by T-Mobile five years ago, dropping the PCS acronym from its name. Under the new Metro by T-Mobile brand, the prepaid wireless service provider will offer new unlimited plans that include Google One cloud storage and an Amazon Prime membership.
t-mobile  wireless 
september 2018 by jasonsamuels
AT&T says 5G is going to bring carrier-locked phones back in a big way – BGR
“It’s not because there isn’t a desire and we don’t want to” have cross-compatibility, Mansfield explained. It’s just that nobody has figured out how to cram the 28GHz 5G that Verizon and T-Mobile are using, and AT&T’s 39GHz 5G, into one box yet. And while T-Mobile and Verizon are using similar 28GHz bands, T-Mobile is also putting 5G on the 600MHz band, which Verizon is not.
28ghz  3.5ghz  600mhz  39ghz  verizon  t-mobile  att  5g  hardware  ovum 
september 2018 by yorksranter

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