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Eircom agrees long-term network sharing deal with 3 Ireland

Eircom agreed a key network sharing deal with 3 Ireland that will see the pair share existing mobile infrastructure and split the cost of deploying new cell sites through 2030.

Meet the 2014 Most Influential Women in Wireless

Fierce editors have been tracking the top female stars in the wireless industry since 2008, and we have just completed the FierceWireless  "Most Influential Women in Wireless" list for 2014.

Report: DT willing to part with T-Mobile if it gets an offer of $35 per share or more

T-Mobile US parent Deutsche Telekom is willing to talk about a sale of the unit if it receives an offer that values the company at $35 per share or more, according to a  Bloomberg  report.

NTelos launches $45/month promotional plan with 10 GB of data

Sprint wholesale partner nTelos Wireless is launching a promotion in conjunction with its new equipment installment plan that gives its subscribers unlimited voice, texting and 10 GB of data for $45 per month.

Celebrating womens' growing influence on the wireless industry

The wireless and overall telecom industry always have been male-dominated fields, but it's clear that a number of savvy women continue to rise through the executive ranks at some of the largest wireless providers and industry associations.

FairPoint, northern New England unions come to impasse over contract proposals

FairPoint and workers represented by its northern New England labor unions International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) and the Communications Workers of America (CWA) have failed to come to an agreement after the previously collective bargaining agreements expired three weeks ago.

Meet the 2014 Most Influential Women in Wireless

Welcome to the 2014 FierceWireless "Most Influential Women in Wireless" list. It's important to note that as we compiled our 2014 list, we were struck by how many more women are among the top-ranked executives at wireless companies. It's certainly a positive trend and I can't help but think that much of this evolution is due to the efforts of so many in the industry to recruit and attract talented women to the field.

Vivendi enters into exclusive talks with Telefónica on GVT

Vivendi confirmed on Thursday it has entered into exclusive negotiations with Telefónica on the Spanish company's offer to buy its Brazilian broadband unit Global Village Telecom (GVT), in a blow to Telecom Italia.

Telecom Italia offers €7B for GVT as Telefónica ups bid

Vivendi confirmed it has received binding offers for its Brazilian subsidiary Global Village Telecom (GVT) from both Telecom Italia and Telefónica, marking the official start of a bidding war in Brazil between the two European telecoms heavyweights.

Verizon Wireless using Danal m-commerce platform to battle fraud

Verizon Wireless will employ Danal's mobile identity and authentication services to provide mCommerce merchants with device identification, fraud prevention and consent-based mobile account details. The vendor said its mobile identity platform links in real time with Verizon systems to provide added security and convenience in mobile transactions.