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MetroPCS Communications, Inc.

Self Description

November 2008: "We offer wireless broadband personal communication services, or PCS, on a no long-term contract, flat rate, unlimited usage basis in selected major metropolitan areas in the United States. Since we launched our innovative wireless service in 2002, we have been among the fastest growing wireless broadband PCS providers in the United States as measured by growth in subscribers and revenues during that period. We currently own or have access to wireless licenses covering a population of approximately 149 million in the United States, which includes 14 of the top 25 largest metropolitan areas in the country. As of September 30, 2008 we had launched service in ten of the top 25 largest metropolitan areas and covers a licensed population of approximately 61 million. The company currently serves over 5 million total subscribers."

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Nov 20, 2008 How I Slashed My Bills with Tech (Part 1): Time for some technological belt-tightening. How I cut $40 from my monthly phone bills within a few hours.

QUOTE: 1. Change your wireless carrier right now....2. Kill your land line....3. Get a bill assessment...

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Nov 05, 2008 Google Wins the Presidential Election (So Does Obama)

QUOTE: if Lessig has Obama's ear, you might see more policies leaning towards "fair use" of other people's copyrighted works. That also dovetails with Google's agenda, which needs net neutrality and could use less content protection so it can take over the world by providing other people's content and its own advertising over other people's pipes.

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